At Smart + Becker, we believe the key to success as a creative is having the opportunity to test and develop products in the retail marketplace, show your work to a captive audience, and share your expertise with an eager community. To this end, we offer exhibition, consignment, pop-up shop, and DIY workshop opportunities for creatives of all kinds.
Additionally, owner Ryan-Ashley Anderson -- designer of the namesake jewelry collection as well as a marketing / branding professional -- offers consultation and marketing services for artists and creatives at all stages of entrepreneurship.
DIY workshops are taught by artists, makers, and creatives who teach a range of subjects including coiled bowl-making, visible mending, embroidery, knitting and spinning, hand-lettering, jewelry-making, floral arranging, and more.
Owner Ryan-Ashley Anderson offers comprehensive brand-building services, including consultations, brand audits, development and execution of social media strategy, web design, creative direction, creative project management, and photo / video shoot production, to name a few...
All goods are handmade by independent designers and include home goods crafted by leatherworkers and textile designers, hand-stitched and thoughtfully designed leather accessories, handmade jewelry, small-batch clothing, and more.
1st friday ART SHOWS + POP-ups
Each month we feature a different artist or maker, and the opening reception falls on the First Friday of that month. Visitors are able to experience a meaningful body of work as well as meet the artist.