Support UArts Alumni on Small Business Saturday

Jump-start your holiday shopping at alumni-owned stores and shops

November 19, 2012

To support Small Business Saturday on November 24, the Office of Alumni & Parent Relations has put together a list of alumni-owned businesses where consumers can "shop small."

The list features a wide range of bricks and mortar shops, Etsy shops and personal websites run by alumni from all years in wide range of disciplines, including Herb Snitzer Photography by Herb Snitzer BFA '57 (Photography), Mushmina by Katie O'Neill BFA '04 (Crafts), Pupcakes, Bits & Pieces by Jackie Starker BS '10 (Industrial Design) and many others.

"Thank you for recognizing our efforts and helping to publicize what we are doing," writes Mia Noren BFA '85 (Crafts: Fibers), owner of Bull's Eye Mercantileand Mia Noren Art and Design. TJ Walsh BFA '07 (Graphic Design), who sells prints of his work at TJ Walsh Art, also likes the idea, saying, "Great idea to promote small businesses of our alumni over the holidays and Small Business Saturday."

The Office of Alumni & Parent Relations is proud to support the endeavors of our talented alumni and would be happy to include you in our new listing. Please email your name, business name, address and contact information to

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