2015: Artspace

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Saturday, Nov 28- Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015 @ artspace, 710 Texas Street.
Tues-Sat, 11 am-6 pm, Thursdays, 11 am- 9 pm, Closed Sunday & Monday.

Special dates include:

  • Until December 19- Enjoy a Food Truck Lunch Date in front of artspace from 11:00-1:00, each day it is open (Tuesday-Saturdays). Enjoy a laid-back lunch featuring some of our favorite ‘traveling’ food options. Inside, scope out the daily special at Sassi Catering, get a brownie at The Twisted Brownie and top it off with home churned goat cheese from Haute Goat Creamery.  Eat outside at sidewalk tables or inside in climate-controlled comfort.

    Book Shop Trolley Hop


  • Thursday, December 17- Book Shop Trolley Hop! What a fun night this is going to be! Come to artspace for food and Happy Hour. Enjoy food trucks and Sassi Catering inside! Look around at the thirteen Pop UP shops, enjoy live music by Julieann Banks, listen to an artist talk by Harriet Evans, then jump on the FREE trolley for the Friends of the Library Book Sale at Shreve Memorial Library, the ‘Pearls Before Swine’ art show at The Agora Borealis; then back to artspace for the Suite Holiday Style Show at 7:30 pm!
  • Saturday, December 19- The Final Day!-One last day to come Pop UP! Live music by Co-op Mode, food and treats from Sassi Catering, Pop UP specials and more.
  • Until December 19- Pop UP Shopping!- 11 am- until- All 13 Pop UP shops are open for your shopping, eating, or sampling enjoyment.

We are excited to welcome:

Haute Goat Creamery-A favorite of past Pop UPs and the Shreveport Farmers’ Market is back! Haute Goat Creamery provides gourmet, artisan cheeses and cheese items. Cheeses include fresh Chevre and Chevre spreads, ripened and aged cheeses in a number of varieties from a raw milk fully flavored blue cheese to Feta. Samples are available prior to purchase.

SRP Silverclean– Stop the stink with SRP Silverclean! The company sells odor-free products that utilize an anti-microbial agent for odor protection. Textiles are infused with odor-preventing nano silver ions which bond to the products on a molecular level and will never fall or wash out. Imagine socks that never get funky, towels that never get moldy-smelling, blankets that never get musty and t-shirts that never smell like sweat. Count us in! SRP Silverclean will have textiles and SilverZone Odor Eliminating Sprays for sale.

Sophie’s Daughter– Experience the artistry of simply gorgeous Polish pottery at Sophie’s Daughter. This ‘functional art’ is manufactured by hand in Europe, is environmentally-friendly and is dishwasher/oven/outdoor grill/microwave safe.  The pottery is brightly-colored and includes bakeware, tableware and everything in-between. Also featured are highly-collectible UNIKAT signed pottery pieces. (Unikat means ‘Unique’ in Polish.) Enjoy a steaming cup of Polish Hot Chocolate, fresh-baked Gingerbread cookies, and packaged food products.

Meredith Piper Art-Original, affordable paintings featuring the landscapes of the Southwest in oil on wooden panels, framed handwoven textile pieces, mini Southern landscapes and live painting of anything you would like captured for posterity. Meredith Piper Art is always willing to take a piece and change it slightly to your taste or need and does custom commission work. Her paintings and prints range in size and price.

Inspired Image BoutiqueInspired Image Boutique will feature the KOKOON Fall Clothing Collection, tailored to professional women with a demanding social calendar. With a fresh, witty, feminine style, KOKOON exhibits a lot of sophistication and is made in the USA. The price point ranges from $60 and up. Inspired Image Boutique also provides Total Image and Shopping Services.

Home Grown Specialties– Home Grown Specialties is a collaborative effort among three current business owners who look at lifestyle and ways to improve ourselves physically, mentally and spiritually. Included are Sassi Catering, J’adore Candles and Naturally Jazzy Creations. Freshly-prepared healthy meals sourced from local farms top Sassi Catering’slist, with 100% soy wax candles, wax melts/tarts, home fragrance mists and bath products from J’adore Candles, and soaps, lotions, oils, and gift baskets from Natural Jazzy Creations.

Global Images, LLC– Imagine your favorite photo in a fully LED-lit frame! Global Imageshas created a way to seamlessly incorporate the lighting into the frame and LED technology allows for different colors, bright or soft or patterns of light play. Frames are 8×10 and 11×14 in black or reclaimed barn wood. Your favorite photo can be inserted on the spot or you can purchase one that comes with an art photo already incorporated. Great for nurseries, wedding gifts, sports fans and more.

Wired & Sassy, LLCWired & Sassy features artisan jewelry constructed using metal clay, precious metals, semi-precious gemstones, pearls and Swarovski crystals. Wired & Sassy sources fine quality items including 99.9% sterling silver, pure copper and bronze metals. Designs are handmade, unique and personalized and include earrings,necklaces, bracelets, ankle bracelets and more.  Custom tailored items are available to order.

The Twisted Brownie– Just like it’s name, The Twisted Brownie is all about the chocolate-y gooey goodness of brownies. The Twisted Brownie offers more than 40 delicious flavors; the most recent of which is Browned Butter, Buttermilk, Coffee Cake and S’mores. Eight different flavors will be on sale each day, and samples will be available. Special orders can be taken.

Megan Davis Taylor Art-Original works of art on canvas, cushions, prints and T-shirts. Handmade Christmas gifts and pet portrait commissions. Megan’s original acrylic paintings are vibrantly-colored and often whimsical, featuring cackling hens, happy alligators, armadillos carrying daisies and scenes uniquely Louisiana.

Suite 9 ONE 6Suite 9 ONE 6 will feature women’s clothing in all sizes and for all occasions. You will never see yourself walking down the street because Suite 9 ONE 6 carries no more than 6 of one item in stock. Suite 9 ONE 6 has a philosophy of looking good and feeling good and great looking clothes can give you confidence to conquer the world! Fashionably sophisticated styles that will provide your special look.

Resonate with CassieResonate with Cassie uses found and re-purposed organic and inorganic items in unique, one of a kind jewelry pieces with a Bohemian vibe. In addition, there will be statuary and 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional items for sale.

Bird On a Wire-Reasonably priced unique jewelry creations that include a large variety of initial, skull, and wire rings and up-cycled copper bracelets and other items. Quick custom orders, ring parties and more. Jewelry repaired on site.


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