Made In The East Bay

From entrepreneurial spirit to local pride, the East Bay has everything a maker needs to thrive. Meet four local artisans who are doing just that.


Love at First Strum

Bill Paukert turned a hobby – crafting handmade electric guitars – into a full-time gig

Painting from Memory

East Providence painter Karen Murphy captures the mood of coastal Rhode Island

A Sweet Trade

Artist Michael Todd Moen creates all-American made leather goods from his studio in Warren

The Shape of Water

Inside the studio with Arch Contemporary Ceramics owner Charlie Barmonde