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Monthly Mix - July

It's that time of month and what better way to keep enjoying the hot hot heat than with a new Prickly Pear Monthly Mix. This month's mix is all about being with friends and spending those long summer nights together. Enjoy these groovy tunes to get the night started off right and get your mind off the blazing temps.  

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Monthly Mix - June

Prickly Pear Paper is proud to announce a new monthly feature, geared at getting your groove on. Tune in monthly for a curated playlist to get an insight in what we are currently listening to & playing in our store location.     Cool down this Summer with some chill songs and poolside hangouts. So sit by the pool, relax, and enjoy some rays while zoning out to some mellow vibes.     Having trouble playing the music? Click the green Spotify logo to open in app or follow the playlist on Spotify.

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Spring 2018 Letterpress Workshop

We get a ton of requests to host more letterpress workshops and our Spring letterpress workshop was so much fun! We thought we'd share a little recap of what goes in to our workshops so you can get a better idea of what you will see and learn with us. So keep on reading if you're interested in signing-up for our next group printing class.  The night begins with wine & pizza...because who doesn't love both of those things! We were lucky enough to have food provided by Fire & Brimstone and beverages provided Garage East for the workshop. We love to feature businesses at Barnone during our events and encourage everyone to make themselves at home, do some shopping,...

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Local Love feat. The Art House

A few weeks back we participated in the first-ever "Art House Market" at The Art House located in downtown Gilbert. The market brought 20 different local vendors together to showcase their goods within the Gilbert community. Every time we attend a local market, we love getting to know more of the talented artisans right in our own backyard.  After a day of being in the environment of downtown Gilbert, you can tell the community has a great sense of pride for Arizona. Plus, who isn't drawn to locally made things?! Some of our favorite highlights from the day were delicious caramel apples from Yo Clark, the beautiful gems at the Pure Life Jewelry booth, and the coolest hats from our...

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Local Love feat. Sweet Wool

Say hello to Sweet Wool! We had the pleasure of partnering with this adorable, addictive, & delicious Arizona-based spun cane company for a recent pop-up event at our shop. We discovered them on Instagram and instantly fell in love with their setup, branding, and handmade, organic cotton candy creations. Just looking through some of these photos is sure to sweeten your day!  We spoke with owner, Cachaé Ward, about how Sweet Wool came to be. We loved her concept of creating a more natural, organic spin on cotton candy and adding artisanal flavors to the classic treat. This is not your standard "carnival" candy, it actually has flavors that go beyond just a color of pink or blue. While it may not turn...

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