Basket of Love
We are so grateful to all of our vendors! Written by our Social Enterprise Assistant, our Basket of Love series will highlight each of our vendors and the amazing work that they are doing. Read their stories below:
Frances Rodriguez is an artist with plenty of art to show. You can find her artwork in different galleries, art exhibitions, in restaurants around the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, and in our Especially Eden gift baskets.
Frances always knew she wanted to be an artist even before she truly became one. She is originally from Alabama, but when she turned 18 she moved North to attend the Rhode Island School of Design, earning her B.F.A in Textile Design, with a concentration in Art History. Although she had strived four years in school, the fear of failure prevented her from making art right after she graduated. But, when her daughter was born she started painting the shotgun houses they saw when they went for their walks, and she hasn’t stopped since...Read the full article >>