Elaine Gammon, textile artist, works full-time and is the mother of two beautiful daughters who loved to play with fairies when they were young. After many prototypes over the years, Elaine has created an endearing toy that she hopes many young girls will enjoy while they play in the magical world of fairies. The richness of the wool colors and the soft texture provide a welcome alternative to the cold, plastic toys that are so prevalent today. The idea for the 'Wise Women' came shortly a...
The story of Side Street Studio is more than the history
of a business. It is the physical expression of a belief
that real art should be accessible to everyone. It is
also the evolution of a business model supported by
principles of community-building economics.