Splinters~N~ Rust was born out of a desire for a creative outlet while being a stay-at-home mom to two small children. With a love for all things vintage, reclaimed and recycled this small business was launched. 99% of our materials are recycled and sourced in and around Hutchinson, Kansas.
The NEW DIY Workshop was a dream for many years. It serves not only as a studio space but also a public makerspace. The space it open to other area artist to teach classes. Bringing art as entertainment at affordable prices!
ABOUT THE ARTIST: Janice Richardson, a resident of Hutchinson, Kansas is originally from the Carolinas. She pursued a passion for art after growing up watching her mother find joy in drawing and painting. After receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art at Greensboro College, in Greensboro, NC, she worked for many years in commercial real estate. Painting and upcycling materials was always a hobby.
After relocating with her husband to Hutchinson, Kansas and becoming a stay-at-home mom, Janice started Splinters~N~Rust. Over the past 4 years the business has expanded to teaching Pinterest inspired classes to the public.