Babini launch party with art by Melinda Rittenhouse of Bumble & Sweet

On Third Friday, July 17 The Makery and Mercury Studio will be hosting a launch party for Babini Vintage and featuring three artists: Melinda Rittenhouse, Frank Myers and Rachel Campbell

Mercury Studio and The Makery are affiliated and are snuggled nicely on Geer St under Motorco and Parts&Labor.  All events are adjoining and can be accessed through The Makery.

Babini vintage is a product range that offers items for home, one-of-a-kind jewelry, barware, clothing and special bags. Shannon Mallery the chic behind Babini will be installing a reception with delights for the eyes as well as a summer cocktail. Shannon also offers classes in up-cycled crafts and will be hosting her first with the MakerySaturday, August 1 2015, Make your own kaleidoscope, 2:00-3:30pm. All materials included. Cost $30.00. Advanced registration preferred. 

Bumble & Sweet is the work of collage and book artist, Melinda Rittenhouse. Her work organizes and combines images, patterns and text in exquisite harmony, and is an ode to those things that define the look and feel of a particular era. She will have a special collection of her vintage-inspired work at the opening reception and will be a featured vendor for this month along with Babini!