Artist in Residence

April 2018



APRIL 23–28

Ben Ross and Jeff Plotner
Charleston, SC

When Brackish co-founder Ben Ross got married, he channeled both his love of creativity and the outdoors to make the first ever feather bow tie as a special gift for his groomsmen. Today, Ross and former groomsman Jeff Plotner work together to create these unique pieces in dozens of styles.

Gallery Hours
Stop by the Artist Cottage between 10AM–12PM Tuesday–Friday to chat with the artist and learn the process of their craft.

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Fancy Feather Work

  • Artist Cottage 753 Old Moreland Road Bluffton, SC, 29910 United States (map)

Join Ben Ross inside the Artist Cottage to construct one of their handsome lapel (or hat) pins made with the foraged and dried thorns from wild plum thicket branches and sustainably harvested pheasant, quail, peacock, and guinea fowl feathers.

Earlier Event: April 23
Meet + Greet the Makers
Later Event: April 27
Earrings with Outdoor Appeal