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Carrot Top Studio · 4d ago

Mothering Stoles

Haven't I told you our clients have the best ideas? Our Mothering Sunday stoles came to be because of a client explaining the tradition of his church in the United Kingdom. Mother's and chil...
Carrot Top Studio · 1M ago

Working in a Series: The Sheep

Sometimes one idea in the studio builds upon another. That becomes a series and our latest endeavors  have been inspired by sheep and learning about Biblical shepherd imagery. Some of this r...
Carrot Top Studio · 2M ago

Ministry Stoles: Using new techniques

It's artistically stimulating for us to experiment with new to us techniques and equipment. We recently revised mono-printing with a commercial printing plate called a gelli pate.First we ga...
Carrot Top Studio · 3M ago

Outside the Studio: Art Prize

After living in Michigan for three years we finally found our way to Grand Rapids for Art Prize. It was wonderful to witness this international art competition that weaves in and out of the ...
Carrot Top Studio · 5M ago

Outside the Studio: The U.P.

Since moving to Michigan three years ago we've been hearing about the beauty of this state's Upper Peninsula and we finally made time to visit. I anticipated being awed by the abundance and ...
Carrot Top Studio · 6M ago

What's With the Flying Geese?

Sorry-this stole is currently out of stock.Our thinking about and creating with the symbolism of flying geese started with a request from a client and this image on an Ordination stole. But ...
Carrot Top Studio · 6M ago

A Unique Commission

Creation ©CarrotTopStudio, Jenny Gallo, 2017One thing led to another. First a stole was purchased through our online stole. Several years later, upon ministering at a new church, a commissio...
Carrot Top Studio · 7M ago

Inspiration Found: Avery Island!

This spring, while in New Orleans, we took a side trip to Avery Island. The tour of how Tabasco Sauce is made was really interesting and we enjoyed the tasting afterward. Who knew that Tabas...
Carrot Top Studio · 7M ago

Summer Reading

We're ready to soak up the sunshine, take in the scents of the garden and relax with some interesting reading this summer. Here's what's stacked up for us:Go Like Hell by A.J. Baime was reco...
Carrot Top Studio · 8M ago

Inspired by New Orleans

Inspiration strikes in so many places. We were recently blessed with a long weekend in New Orleans where the inspiration seemed to be around every corner! What a vibrant, spirit filled city!...