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Etsy

Etsy, Inc.

Arts, Design

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Etsy is the marketplace we make together. We're anthropologists of commerce. We're curious about people and what they make, exchange, and consume. By looking around at the stuff that matters to our lives, we believe we can understand more about what moves us as human beings.

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Handmade Portraits: Fiber Artist Artstew

May 13th, 2013

Episode 24 of 98 episodes

Back in the 1970s, Holly Stewart, aka Artstew, was a single mom trying to raise two daughters. Holly decided to forgo art school to support her family, ultimately paying the bills and gaining respect within her Oklahoma City community by becoming a police officer. Even as she put in her time with the force (15 years!), she was always drawing.

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