Makers

Coffee, Community, Makers

How We Coffee


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The morning coffee ritual. Coffee drinkers know this well. The sleepy eyed fill of the kettle and what follows mirrors the rest of the day and what will be required: patience, attention to detail, work and rest. For aged coffee home brewers, the subtle transition of the water in the kettle turning over into a

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Community, Dream Factory, Makers

PARK(ing) Day 2014


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We believe that one of the greatest catalyst to change and growth in the community is to bring people together around a common element. The element can take many forms; A physical place, and idea, or a common goal. PARK(ing) Day is one of these unique ideas that has the potential to elicit tangible change,

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Dream Factory, Makers, Storytellers

Q&A: Meet our Founder


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The following Q&A session is taken from an interview done by students at FIDM who were tasked with interviewing an entrepreneur and learning how they started. It’s also serves as a glimpse into the mind of the man who started this whole crazy business we call Moniker.    How were you able to develop your business?

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Makers, Storytellers

Sable & Snow: Artists For Stories


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Love is hard work. The three women of Sable & Snow, stationery and fine paper goods, put hard work in to share their love for design, print, and people.  It is expressed in their teamwork, commitment to quality material and production, and connections made between their products and users. Photo: Limelife Photography Picture your dream

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Dream Factory, Makers, Storytellers

Stories In Our Hands


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I felt dirt and leaves between my toes as my feet sank into three years’ worth of caked pine needles. I was under attack and disaster boomed in every direction. Diving back behind the tree that resembled a giant slingshot, I screamed, “Jeremiah, DUCK! The Storm Troopers! They’re right above you!”  That’s a typical scene

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