meet the makers!
marissa is a graphic designer and photographer from the midwest. the hobbit has long been her favorite book and has inspired much of her creative projects, including, of course, this shop. marissa has always been passionate about bringing the comfort and adventure of middle-earth to life and now is able to bring this magic into people's homes as well. when marissa is not designing, taking photos, making candles, or packing orders--she can be found exploring the woodland, baking fun treats, and throwing bilbo-level parties for her friends.
kathleen is a traditional artist and photographer who resides in the south whilst dreaming of mountains and vast starry skies. a nature enthusiast and a lover of j.r.r. tolkien’s works, particularly the character of thorin oakenshield, she is excited to join with the last kindly home to design enamel pins and other whimsical gifts for the middle earth universities and more.