Shawnee Walking Tour

In an ongoing series, we will be taking walking tours throughout Ohio’s Winding Road. Focusing on COVID-safe activities, we aim to share the natural beauty of the region and highlight its unique history and vibrant culture. SHAWNEE: WHERE NATURE MEETS HISTORY The historic town of Shawnee is named after the North American Indian tribe who…

Marketplace Producer Spotlight: Rock Riffle Run Mugs!

Susan Abramovitz taught ceramics at Case Western Reserve University before founding her own pottery studio along a stream known as “Rock Riffle Run.” The unique stoneware she creates is made from the land itself—from 350-million-year-old clay mined in the hills of Southeast Ohio. Each item is hand-thrown and distinctively crafted, a process that shows the…

Marketplace Producer Spotlight: Just a Jar Press!

Before moving to their studio on Marietta’s Front Street, Bobby and Sara Rosenstock assembled a vintage Vandercook proof press in their garage. Bobby, a classically trained artist, uses centuries-old processes to sketch designs by hand, carve them into wooden blocks, and print them with cast-iron presses from the 1950s and 1880s. Sara translates the designs…