Although we may not be having in person celebrations this year, make sure your holiday table, mantel, tree or Zoom backdrop features creations from Coletta Collections. Give the gift that gives back by placing a holiday order from Coletta Collections. When you buy a creation from us you are supporting the opportunity of an artisan to work from home. Not to mention you get to tell the amazing story to your friends and family whenever they see you're unique decor!
This week we are excited to announce that we have a new color of Lights Lanterns available! Not only do we have the original Multicolor Lights Lantern but now we have the new Blue Lights Lantern. To celebrate the release of our new design we'd love to show you the process of making these gorgeous lanterns.
We are excited to announce that as of this week, we have begun returning to the studio! Of course- this is only really an option for a limited group of participants -but we are excited to get started working again! As of Wednesday our Alexandria workers were able to return and begin their weaving again! The health and safety of our staff and adults is vital part of our re-opening plan, so we have put a lot of thought into setting up our spaces to keep everyone healthy. This was a huge task for our administrative team, and after many...
As we come into the fall we will start to open our studio spaces again. Now, we will not only need to find accommodations that will be successful for work but also ones that will support our individuals in remaining healthy and safe. As we enter this new period of working in the studio we likely have to adjust how we approach this several times, but with any luck we will be able to find a productive solution that all of our workers can utilize.
For months now, we have all been adapting to a new normal. At Coletta Collections, we are dealing with these difficult changes to our workplace, and consequently our production schedule with creative solutions. The textile and glass studios have been closed since March 9. The great news is that several of our artisans have been able to work from home and to start on our Fall Collection during this time!