Sara Martin, owner:

I’m a wife of the owner and head potter of Black Oak Art.  We have 3 children that keep us on our toes.  We also have a retail store in Downtown Waco called Gather. I love...

to throw a party for any reason // metallic details // big southern front porches // warm summer nights //cold winter days // camp fires // falling leaves // Texas football // hand thrown pottery & the potters themselves // good cheese and good wine // buttercream icing // our family mountain cabin // listening to my kids laugh // homemade pizza // impromptu dinner parties // happy hour with my girl friends // watching dance movies // traveling // a great bar cart // daffodils // an overflowing window box // a nonfat latte // catching a matinee with my hubby // Jackson Hole, Wyoming // good Lebanese food // Farmers Markets // vegetable gardens // Trader Joes // small Texas towns with great antique stores and busy city life where you can get lost a little.

 

Ashley Fahnestock, Kindred Team Member: 

I’m a big dreamer with a heart for making other people’s dreams a reality. Green and Gold run through my veins; I will graduate from Baylor University in May 2016 {Sic ‘Em}. I Love...

sports outings// adventuring // outdoors // tanning// ice cream cookie sandwiches // chipotle// traveling // family gatherings over the holidays // card games // karen kingsbury novels  // bike rides (I once biked across florida) // running // big cities // exploring national parks // sunflowers // christmas // the first snow // new candles // chick flicks

 

Shannon Lesko, Kindred Team Member:

I’m a lover of stories. I look at the world through an artist’s eye, and have a heart for helping draw creativity out of others and piece together a vision and creative direction. I will be able to call myself a grad from the best University out there (Baylor University) in May 2016. I Love...

exploring a new place // re-arranging furniture // flowers // antique shops // good advertising // hand-writing // trying new things // succulents // timeless style // throwing a party that gets talked about for years // a new sharpie // random acts of kindness // a comfy bed // Chinese food // food trucks // family traditions // meaningful details // camping // making something no one would’ve thought of.