Creative Collective

October 7, 2022
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Meet The Member: Grind House Recordings

by joeyphoenix
Interviewee: Edwin Cabrera (he/him) In your words… Tell us about your organization, business, initiative. Grind House Recordings is a media company that supports local Hip Hop music and works to promote independent artists. Tell us a bit about you and why you do what you do? Share your passions for your business, initiative, organization. I’m Edwin Cabrera, co-founder of Grind
October 7, 2022
May 31, 2022
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10 Things to Do This Weekend at Salem Arts Festival

by Felicia Cheney
Salem Arts Festival returns this weekend (June 3-5) in all of its glory for three days of art, music, poetry, performance, vending, and general spectacle. Because the schedule of events happening in and around Salem is so jam packed, we’ve decided to help you out by selecting 10 of the best happenings going on this weekend. But don’t just trust
May 31, 2022
May 16, 2022
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Meet The Member: Pentagram Shoppe

by Felicia Cheney
Interviewees: Leanne Marrama (she/her) and Timothy Reagan (he/him) In your words… Tell us about your organization, business, initiative. Leanne and Tim created a business with the hopes to build a relationship between the witches and non-witches. They want to work with the magickal community and creative people within Salem to build a bridge so there will be a blending of
May 16, 2022
April 12, 2022
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Meet The Member: Farm Direct Coop

by Felicia Cheney
Interviewees: Julie Pottier-Brown (she/her) & Tamara Sullivan (she/her) In your words… Tell us about your organization, business, initiative. The Farm Direct Coop is a woman-run, hybrid organization that is part CSA, part food hub, bringing super fresh local and organic produce from local farms to our communities.We love to support & partner with other local businesses to bring the harvest
April 12, 2022
April 12, 2022
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Meet The Member: Birch Grove Branding

by Felicia Cheney
Interviewee: Mishelle Greel (she/her) In your words… Tell us about your organization, business, initiative. Birch Grove Branding brings more than 10 years of experience in the promotional products field. We emphasize the highest levels of customer service and product ideation. We love to receive a theme from our clients and provide back a comprehensive pitch of innovative products that we
April 12, 2022
February 7, 2022
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7 Soothing Products to Help You Relax This Winter

by Felicia Cheney
No one would argue that February is often dark and less than pleasant. While there are warm, cozy events happening, lots of chocolate to eat, and people are starting to slowly make their way out of hibernation – sometimes we need a little extra help with our self-care. Here are seven of our favorite products to help you decompress, de-stress,
February 7, 2022
January 28, 2022
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Meet The Member: Mystical Inspirations

by Felicia Cheney
In your words… Tell us about your organization, business, initiative. Mystical Inspirations creates fantasy and wedding style jewelry, wearables and art. Our initiative is to bring joy to our consumers through art, crystals, and energy. Tell us a bit about you and why you do what you do? Share your passions for your business, initiative, organization. Mystical Inspirations was created
January 28, 2022
January 28, 2022
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Meet The Member: John Casey Fine Art

by Felicia Cheney
In your words… Tell us about your organization, business, initiative. I am a painter and sell my original oil paintings both online and in my Salem studio. Tell us a bit about you and why you do what you do? Share your passions for your business, initiative, organization. Beginning with my first charcoal drawing class at the age of ten,
January 28, 2022
January 6, 2022
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Meet The Member: Deborah Cross Make Up Artist

by Felicia Cheney
Interviewee: Deborah Cross (she/her) In your words… Tell us about your organization, business, initiative. I am a make up artist with 25 years experience. I have worked on movies, tv and print. I have also done weddings. Tell us a bit about you and why you do what you do? Share your passions for your business, initiative, organization. I love
January 6, 2022
January 4, 2022
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Colonial Classics: The Gables revives a savory cheese pudding recipe

by Felicia Cheney
From The House of the Seven Gables We may not know whether Massachusetts Bay Colony British governor and Salem’s cofounder ate the cheese pudding named for him — John Endicott’s Savory Cheese Pudding Dinner — but it’s possible. Early Puritans came here with cows. And cheese-making skills. And we do know palates in the mid-1600s appreciated the glories of cheese
January 4, 2022