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Oneida Square Public Art & Design Launches Etsy Store

Utica, NY – Oneida Square Public Art & Design (OSPA&D) announces the launch of their Etsy shop: Oneida SquareMosaics. OSPA&D’s studio is located in Oneida Square in Plymouth Bethesda Church and is best known for creating the mosaic litter receptacles seen throughout Utica’s neighborhoods. As their product line expanded to include smaller items such as planters and flower pots, they found the need to expand their reach and decided that Etsy, a proven platform for selling handmade items, would be a logical outlet. Buyers from all over the world can now purchase flower pots, coasters, stained glass window frame pieces, mirrors and other planters right online, with fulfillment and shipping
happening right from their downtown studio.

Creative director Cathy Marsh shares, “We are very excited to announce this new way to purchase our products. The popularity of our smaller individual pieces has grown exponentially and Etsy provides a renowned, safe way for buyers to purchase our pieces.”OSPA&D has also recently redesigned their space at the church to include a retail space, which is open from 11 am – 3 pm Monday – Friday or by appointment.
What is Oneida Square Public Art & Design? OSPA&D is a social enterprise the has been providing jobs for disenfranchised populations with barriers to the mainstream labor market including those who were formerly incarcerated, have recovered from addiction or have a disability.OSPA&D helps our artists get back on their feet, provides them with consistent work and income, moves them out of poverty and provides a job right in their neighborhood that they can get to easily.
OSPA&D creates urban environment streetscape amenities such as mosaic litter receptacles and planters, public and
private murals, wooden planters and various other pieces that bring public spaces to life. OSPA&D’s products are an
enhancement to any city streetscape; college campus; corporate, educational or hospital campus and more. You can
see OSPA&D’s work in Bagg’s Square, Oneida Square, Downtown Utica, MVCC Rome campus, the Griffiss International
Sculpture Garden and Nature Trail, RCIL, Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and The Community Foundation of Herkimer
and Oneida Counties.
Learn more at http://www.OneidaSquarePublicArt.com
For more information contact:
Mike Ballman
(315) 794-9617
Utica Phoenix Staff
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