27 March

Celebrating Ag Women: Iowa - Grant Wood's American Gothic House

Now that our Iowa AG BABE shirt is available and selling well 🙌 We want to celebrate a few of the great women of Iowa agriculture... But any conversation about Iowa Ag Babes has to begin with Grant Wood's world-famous depiction of the American Gothic house and the farmer and his daughter standing in front of it. Yes, that's right.. Iowa-born...

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10 March

The Concept Behind Scratchpad Tee's

The concept behind Scratchpad Tees has always been to produce shirts you wanna wear. It doesn't win us a lot of bids, but it does win us a lot of friends, and frankly that's what we want. For the small difference in price between a standard Bella tee and the junk shirts we see everywhere, we simply can't imagine putting our brand on something cheaper. Bury me in Bella + Canvas! 

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19 May

Expose Yourself to the Arts - The Ballerina and the Naked Man

This great photo was taken in the winter of 1997 by Sioux Falls photographer Robert (Bobbi) Gripp. He approached local ballerina Christine Kirk about serving as the model for this posed shot. Christine leaped at the opportunity to have a little fun with the setting.

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