Welcome to the DEMDACO Blog!

This is where you’ll get the stories behind DEMDACO’s artists and products, gift ideas and tips for how to enhance the gift-giving experience! We’re glad you found us and hope this blog helps you become more familiar with our giftable hand-crafted goods.

Artist Profile: Lori Siebert
Lori Siebert won a ribbon for painting in a local fair when she was only seven. Since then, art has been an integral part of…
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Kelly Rae Roberts
Celebrating 10 Years with Kelly Rae Roberts!
In 2008, Kelly Rae Roberts was a medical social worker with a thriving Etsy shop on the side, where her deeply inspiring mixed-media artwork was…
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The Giving Heart
The Giving Heart: To Say “I Love You” (video)
DEMDACO Director of Product Management Stephanie Hawn explains why the weighted Giving Heart is such a good addition to the popular Giving Collection of huggable…
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Tin Lizzie's Gift Shop in Oklahoma City
Retailer Profile: Tin Lizzie’s, Oklahoma City
Tin Lizzie’s is an eclectic gift shop located in Oklahoma City’s revitalized Historical Automobile Alley. The area is known for its retro/vintage architecture, the latest…
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The Giving BEar
Giving Bear: The Perfect Companion (video)
DEMDACO Director of Product Management Stephanie Hawn tells the story behind our  Giving Bear—a gift that serves the perfect companion for some who’s going through…
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Set the Table for Memorable Holidays
The holidays are on the horizon, which means it’s time to start planning those special seasonal meals and gatherings we look forward to all year.…
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Giving Collection Giving Shawl
The Giving Shawl: A Giftable Hug (video)
DEMDACO Director of Product Management Stephanie Hawn tells the story behind our much-loved Giving Collection, and the Giving Shawl—a gift that feels like a hug…
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Rightfully Sewn image of person sewing.
Rightfully Sewn: Keep Moving the Needle
Every once in a while, we’ll share stories about organizations doing great work in communities. This story about the nonprofit Rightfully Sewn was posted on…
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DEMDACO employee operating a camera at a TV station.
Stories About Lifting the Spirit
At DEMDACO, we strive to Lift the Spirit in consumers, in each other, and in our communities — during times of celebration, when comfort is needed,…
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Meet Kate Dittmann: Baby Gift Designer
Artist Kate Dittmann is a DEMDACO product designer focused on developing items for our reimagined line of gifts for Baby. During her more than two…
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