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Design Inspiration: Ego Tripping

  This week's design "Ego Tripping" was inspired by one of my favorite poems by Nikki Giovanni "Ego Tripping".  I've written about this poem previously in 2008!!!  However since this design is only 2 years old I wanted to revisit the poem that inspired this particular mixed media piece. Ego TrippingNikki Giovanni (1973)I was born in the Congo.I walked to the Fertile Crescent and built the sphinx.I designed a pyramid so tough that a starthat only glows every one hundred years fallsinto the center giving divine perfect light.I am bad.I sat on the thronedrinking nectar with Allah.I got hot and sent an ice age to Europeto cool my thirst.My oldest daughter is Nefertiti.The tears from my birth painscreated the Nile.I...

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Featured Products 08/12/2018

Here are our Featured Products this week. 1. Word on the Curb Acrylic Tray The original piece was created from newspaper/recycled junk mail/acrylic paint and spray paint.  Our Acrylic Tray's come in 3 sizes and feature the mixed media artwork as an insert. 2. One Man's Trash Apron The original is a mixed media photograph with The Headless Revolutionary in front of a building in Atlanta that has now been torn down for more mixed use compounds. 3. Play Your Hand...Queen Series No. 1 Wooden Coaster Set This series consists of all 4 design collaboration between www.rootcompass/www.wimmiw.com and 3 Piece Urban Artisan on a set of 4 Hexagonal Wooden Coasters.  The 4 designs in the No. 1 of Play Your...

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The Corner No. 2...product of the week

  The second in our The Corner series...Cascade Rd. where the embodiment of the American Dream is on full display every day. The Corner No. 2 available as a throw pillow, wrapped canvas, canvas poster and now cork coaster set.   The Corner No. 2 would be perfect piece of Urban art in a loft or buy the set of The Corner series and have a series in a great mid-century modern walkway.

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Word on the Curb...product of the week

  Our Word on the Curb mixed media piece is one of our products of the week.  Available as a throw pillow, wrapped canvas, canvas poster and now a cork coaster set.  Word on the Curb was created as a way to tell the story of how many women find out their lover is cheating on them.  Word on the Curb is you are leaving me for another. This mixed media piece is a great addition to a neutral interior with just enough textural interest to update and enhance.    

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Sassafras on Society6

So after creating a Society6 page for Root Compass: https://society6.com/rootcompass we decided to create one for 3 Piece as well.  We have loaded some of our outtakes that weren't quite coaster appropriate but work in a larger capacity.  We also are offering a lower price point for our throw pillow covers there as well.  Take a look around and let us know what you think: https://society6.com/3pieceonline   jacquelyn

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