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Thursday
Apr172014

New Arrivals! Francesca Kennedy necklaces and cuffs

Francesca continues to delight Poetica's customers with her great style and her beautiful way of combining color, texture and material.   Featured above: African onyx cross with brass nugget chain, African vinyl layered with faceted semiprecious, brass and African trading beads.  (Thanks to Holland Bender for taking this gorgeous photo.)

Saturday
Feb152014

Gone Fishin.....The Shop will reopen Feb 25th. 

Sorry to  miss ya.  If you need anything I'm always around - but taking a little rest.  By appontment or shoot me an email.   traciteraoka@mac.com    See you Soon!   Traci & Huck

Wednesday
Feb122014

Poetica 'To Go'!  Poeticaartandantiques.com

Hi Friends!  I just launched Poetica's e-commerce site!  Check it out and let me know what you think!  I'm excited to expand the business and make it even more accessible. I'll add Francesca's beautiful jewelry next.

Welcome Year of the Horse!  A lucky year with good things coming our way.   Happy Gung Hay Fat Choy!  

Thursday
Dec262013

Holiday Hours:Open Sat. Dec. 28th - 31st & Jan 2nd-4th

It's time to slow down and enjoy time with family and friends.  I'm a phone call away if you need to reach me right away--- and by all means ---call me if you are in town and really want me to open up for ya.  I'll do my best to accommodate you.   

Wishing everyone a safe and prosperous New Year!

Traci/Poetica 

415-637-5837

Monday
Dec162013

The Season of Giving 

Welcome! Here's a photo of my brand new sign!   New Bohemia Signs is terrific - so grateful to have their help and support with great signage.  

The best gifts of the season at Poetica:

Andrea Speer Hibbard's 1,000 Monks signed print. Santa Rosa.   $85 for the print and $330 for the framed version.  A lovely woman just bought 5 to gift in Istanbul. It's an original, not mass copied beloved print that conveys incredible joy and sweetness.   We have about 20 prints and 4 framed available.  There is a close up a few posts back.

Francesca Kennedy Jewelry.   San Rafael.  if you've seen her work you understand.  Warm earthy metals mixed with semiprecious bits.  Grounded, refined beauty that is easy to wear.   The necklaces run from $120 - $220 and the earrings are $80 each.  I'll update what we have in Poetica currently. 

Becca Smdit Handmade Lenticulars.  San Francisco.    A photograph of bright colorful lights that shimmer and sparkle as you walk past them.  12" x 12"  $250.  6" x 6" 130.    4"x 4" 105.Sepia toned Vintage ballerina 3" x 3" $105, Divers - 4 in row - chromatic changes. 3" h x 12 long.  $225.   All matted on a block of wood or wood box for a present that is both orginal art and object d'art.

Suzanne Moulton's whimsical animal sculptures and creative handmade animal gifts. San Francisco.  Suzanne makes anthropormorphic creations using wire, fabric, beads and stones, ceramic and paint.   Mama Llama, baby llama, White bison  are made with metal, fur, ceramic,paint. ($275, $265) Two sock puppets Argyle Rhinoceras and Winged Swamp Bunny both come with thier own certificates of Originality.$90.  Dingo and various cat fleecy hot water bottle holders ( includes water heater)$50.