Artisans + Crafters: Laura Moser

Artisans + Crafters: Laura Moser

Art can be expressed in many different styles—through painting, weaving, pottery, and even in fashion design. Eight years ago Laura Moser needed a hat to wear to her first visit to the Kentucky Derby. Instead of buying one, she purchased a base and adorned it to...
Artisans + Crafters: Dru Pilmer

Artisans + Crafters: Dru Pilmer

Dru Pilmer has been creating art ever since she was a child and could, as she says, “hold anything in my hand.” Her first commissioned work was when she was just 16, painting a mural for the geriatric ward of the Mississippi State Mental Hospital. She detoured away...
Artisans + Crafters: Kevin Schultz

Artisans + Crafters: Kevin Schultz

Drawing upon artistic techniques from the past often inspires a modern-day artist to create new pieces of work. Such is the case for artist and art teacher Kevin Schultz. She looks for ways to expand her knowledge as she endeavors to use newly-discovered skills, not...
The Tale of Two Women (Tech) Professionals

The Tale of Two Women (Tech) Professionals

Our city is teeming with intelligent, accomplished businesswomen making an impact on our community. Recent college grads, seasoned account executives, and future CEOs come together to create Louisville’s robust professional community — unafraid to work hard and make...
Artisans + Crafters: Hollie Rich

Artisans + Crafters: Hollie Rich

Finding the right pillows to complement her furniture is what inspired Hollie Rich to become a solopreneur and start her pillow cover design business, Stuck on Hue. “I had a passion for home décor as a hobby,” she says. “We had this ‘bossy’ sofa we couldn’t work...
Artisans + Crafters: Erika Wooldridge

Artisans + Crafters: Erika Wooldridge

Pursuing a dream can be exhilarating and stressful, but Erika Wooldridge took the plunge two years ago to become a fashion designer and start her business, Vintage Van Stella. Erika worked for 25 years as a customer service call center manager but wanted to break away...