Company C Brings Colorful Conversations Event to New England
Company C, the New Hampshire-based design and manufacturing company, announced that it is bringing its popular market event, Colorful Conversations, to its New England-based retail locations. The event will showcase Company C’s design collaboration with Jill Seale, a Charlotte, North Carolina-based artist and product designer.Jill will showcase her marbling technique and speak to the audience about her design process while creating live works of art. There will be an interactive portion, where attendees are invited to make their own creation. Limited edition silk hand scarves will be distributed to the first 50 attendees. “I think this is a great opportunity for our customers to experience the artistry that goes into making our rugs,” said Christine Chapin, Co-Founder and Colorful Living Officer at Company C, “Meeting the maker is the ultimate behind the scenes experience. We are thrilled to be hosting Jill as she demonstrates this captivating art form.”“I love bringing the centuries-old art of Italian paper marbling into the lives and homes of a whole new generation,” Said Jill Seale, artist, “I’m excited to bring a truly unique and mesmerizing experience to these local communities.”Wine and hors’ d oeuvres will be served. While free to attend, space is limited,
and RSVP is requested. The event is open to the public. All guests should be age 21+. Event dates and locations are as follows:
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 5:30pm-7:30pm
Company C, 102 Old Turnpike Road, Concord, NH
Thursday, August 22, 2019 6:30pm-8:30pm
Company C, 123 Commercial Street, Portland, ME
The exclusive rugs are part of the company’s Colorfields collection and are available now at Company C retail stores, at national retailers and online.
About Company C: Company C is a leading manufacturer of colorful, handcrafted home furnishings. Founded in 1994 by Christine and Walter Chapin, the company that began as a one-room garage operation has grown to include more than 2,500 wholesale partners worldwide, two retail stores and an ecommerce website. Company C proudly supports environmental wellness through its partnership with the Sustainable Furnishings Council.
Since 2005, Company C has supported fair labor practices by partnering with GoodWeave. Company C is known as a top resource for distinctive and uniquely colorful home furnishings including rugs, bedding, furniture, fabrics and decorative accessories. For more information, visit www.companyc.com.About Jill Seale: Jill Seale is a seasoned licensed product designer and author with products sold worldwide. She brings her love of enticing design to the home furnishings and fashion industry, collaborating with furniture, rug and fabric makers, couturiers, and her own lines of gift and decor. Forever enamored with marbled papers, Jill studied this ancient art with a master in Florence, Italy. She engages this time-honored craft as a launch point to create contemporary designs rooted in this historic art form. For more information, visit jillseale.com.
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