Stephanie HousleyFounder and Owner

  • HOMETOWN: Cincinnati, OH
  • TALENTS: drawing & making things
  • DESCRIBED BY FRIENDS AS: tenacious & vivacious
  • DREAM TRAVEL DESTINATION: Thailand
  • FAVORITE PLACE: beach
  • FAVORITE PASTIMES: being outdoors, laughing & being with pals
  • FAVORITE ACTIVITIES: working & leisurely bike rides
  • FAVORITE FOOD: apples
  • FAVORITE ANIMAL: all ... except snakes
  • FAVORITE MATERIALS TO WORK WITH: fabric, thread, paper & pencil
  • FAVORITE NY SPOT: Red Hook on the pier looking at the Statue of Liberty

Alija CraycroftContent and Brand Manager

  • HOMETOWN: Eugene, OR
  • TALENTS: painting, drawing
  • DESCRIBED BY FRIENDS AS: good listener, loyal, best gift giver
  • DREAM TRAVEL DESTINATION: Turkey
  • FAVORITE PLACE: roof tops
  • FAVORITE PASTIMES: sketching, listening to music, time with friends
  • FAVORITE ACTIVITIES: outdoor activities
  • FAVORITE FOOD: dessert
  • FAVORITE ANIMAL: deer
  • FAVORITE MATERIALS TO WORK WITH: paint, paper
  • FAVORITE NY SPOT: Prospect Park, East Village
  • WEBSITE: www.alijacraycroft.com

Theresa FriessRetail Manager

  • HOMETOWN: Wellsville, OH
  • TALENTS: I’m a really cool dancer
  • DESCRIBED BY FRIENDS AS: almost perfect, haha!
  • DREAM TRAVEL DESTINATION: hiking somewhere beautiful
  • FAVORITE PLACE: in my studio
  • FAVORITE PASTIMES: biking, reading, watching TV and movies
  • FAVORITE ACTIVITIES: making art, hanging out with friends and family
  • FAVORITE FOOD: pizza
  • FAVORITE ANIMAL: I like them all, difficult to choose just one!
  • FAVORITE MATERIALS TO WORK WITH: paint
  • FAVORITE NY SPOT: I really like just walking around different neighborhoods. I also love hanging out at my apartment and at my friends' places. The C&T loft is an amazing studio, so I love being there too.
  • WEBSITE: www.theresafriess.com

Lauren Goik Wholesale Account Executive

  • HOMETOWN: Cleveland, OH
  • TALENTS: making the best margarita
  • DESCRIBED BY FRIENDS AS: go-to for advice and cheering up
  • DREAM TRAVEL DESTINATION: anywhere and everywhere
  • FAVORITE PLACE: Cleveland
  • FAVORITE PASTIMES: movie marathons, listening to music, hanging outside
  • FAVORITE ACTIVITIES: shootin' hoops, road trips, going to shows
  • FAVORITE FOOD: steak, seafood, anything spicy
  • FAVORITE ANIMAL: hyenas, bats, sloths
  • FAVORITE MATERIALS TO WORK WITH: wood, jewelry metals
  • FAVORITE NY SPOT: Rockaway Beach and dive bars

Alicia ScardettaWholesale Manager

  • HOMETOWN: San Antonio, TX
  • TALENTS: weaving, drawing
  • DESCRIBED BY FRIENDS AS: independent, easygoing
  • DREAM TRAVEL DESTINATION: Patagonia
  • FAVORITE PLACE: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Maine
  • FAVORITE PASTIMES: reading, making, going to the movies
  • FAVORITE ACTIVITIES: traveling, camping, hiking
  • FAVORITE FOOD: cheese
  • FAVORITE ANIMAL: baby animals
  • FAVORITE MATERIALS TO WORK WITH: ink, rope, yarn
  • FAVORITE NY SPOT: Brooklyn Heights Promenade
  • WEBSITE: ascardetta.com

Asumi TomitaJapanese Account Manager

  • HOMETOWN: Tokyo, Japan
  • TALENTS: open-minded, detail-oriented
  • DESCRIBED BY FRIENDS AS: determined and compassionate
  • DREAM TRAVEL DESTINATION: road trip across America (NY to CA)
  • FAVORITE PLACE: Bryce Canyon National Park
  • FAVORITE PASTIMES: reading
  • FAVORITE ACTIVITIES: camping, running
  • FAVORITE FOOD: Japanese, Thai
  • FAVORITE ANIMAL: dogs
  • FAVORITE MATERIALS TO WORK WITH: pens, pencils
  • FAVORITE NY SPOT: Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Sarah KilbyOffice Manager

  • HOMETOWN: Mount Airy, NC
  • TALENTS: dancing!
  • DESCRIBED BY FRIENDS AS: kind, positive, and funny!
  • DREAM TRAVEL DESTINATION: Ireland and Morocco
  • FAVORITE PLACE: Jackson Hole, Wyoming
  • FAVORITE PASTIMES: playing ping-pong, watching t.v.
  • FAVORITE ACTIVITIES: hanging out with family and friends
  • FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican
  • FAVORITE ANIMAL: dogs, my dog Tots!
  • FAVORITE MATERIALS TO WORK WITH: clay - working on my amateur ceramics career
  • FAVORITE NY SPOT: It’s a tie - Prospect Park and MOMA

PacoOfficial Mascot

  • HOMETOWN: somewhere, PA
  • TALENTS: funny, snuggly, friend winner
  • DESCRIBED BY FRIENDS AS: loving and cute
  • DREAM TRAVEL DESTINATION: Grand Teton National Park
  • FAVORITE PLACE: Harriman State Park
  • FAVORITE PASTIMES: laying in the sun
  • FAVORITE ACTIVITIES: wrestling with dog crew
  • FAVORITE FOOD: eggs
  • FAVORITE ANIMAL: people
  • FAVORITE MATERIALS TO WORK WITH: sticks & mud
  • FAVORITE NY SPOT: Prospect Park, Brooklyn