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Maker Interview Series: Throwing Down with Mingei Pottery

Hi C&R Friends!    Hope you are enjoying this lovely Portland fall day. We know you are, but guess what would make it even better?! A donut, a sweater, a park bench and an artist's interview from us! Peter Zangrillo is our featured artist today. Peter's gorgeous wheel thrown work is currently the newest resident of the C&R plant nook! There are a variety of sizes and shapes of vessels and planters thrown by Peter and glazed by our very own, Anna VonRosenstiel. If you haven't seen this awesome collaboration or our favorite new space in the store, today is the day! Stop on by with that latte and take home a new planter friend.. But after you read a...

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Maker Interview Series: Making Friends with Friend Assembly

Happy Wednesday C&R Blog Buddies!Here is the first of many Carter and Rose Maker Interviews. Get to know more about our makers, their process, and what makes them great and so much fun to work with! Here's a peak into our own Carter and Rose employee, Sarah's ceramic line, Friend Assembly! Your Name: Sarah Schreiber Business Name: Friend Assembly Where are ya from: Originally, The Mile High City/ Recently, NYC/ Now, Portland! Describe your process: Well I was an elementary school art teacher for a long time. I would say that is accurately reflected in the way that I work: Smash clay, make a mess, eat a snack, make little characters with tiny faces, drop one, throw a temper tantrum ,take a...

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Summer Highlights!

Why hello! It's been awhile since we last chatted, so we wanted to say hello! Walking outside this chilly morning was a glimpse that fall is in fact coming. We thought what better time than now to send off summer, with a little look back at our Carter & Rose summer highlights reel! (Cue Beach Boys musical montage)... Carter & Rose had an awesome and fun packed summer full of art camps, craft shows and making new artist/shop connections! Here's a peak at what kept us so busy this summer... Art Camp! These. Kids. Blew. Our. Minds. Summer art camp is one of our favorite times at C&R. We love it mostly for the incredible kids we work with, but...

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We have a new party menu!

We invite you to celebrate & get creative! Birthdays, bridal showers, corporate events… Have your party at our space or yours! At Carter & Rose; minimum 6 people, maximum 14 At your space; minimum 8 people, maximum 30+ All prices listed per person.  Shipping available for completed projects. Play with Clay: $30, finished projects ready 1 week after class. Make and paint 2 projects of your choice; mugs, planters, bowls, etc.   Paper Flower Crowns: $30, finished projects taken home after class. Turn colorful tissue paper into beautiful, wearable flower crowns.   Stamped Metal Goods: $45, finished projects taken home after class. Stamp a variety of metal objects; charms, utensils, ornaments, etc.     Fused Glass Jewelry: $35, finished projects...

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