Ignite 009: Will Mebane
We sat down with one of Brooklyn's finest photographers, Will Mebane.
The Ignite Series is a monthly interview of an artist, creator, or community organizer whose passion has inspired us. In honor of its subject, we create a collectible piece of matchbox art for our subscribers. Will Mebane works as a photographer on fine-art, commercial and editorial projects. He also happens to have shot many of the photos of our candles, since we were neighbors in our original candle studio. Will is a frequent contributor to publications like The New Yorker and New York Times and also happens to be...
Are Candles Bad for You?
As a candle manufacturer, we often get asked about the safety of candles. So we decided to investigate the key facts and fictions around candle safety.
Ignite Series 008: Mark Campbell
The Ignite Series is a monthly interview of an artist, creator, or community organizer whose passion has inspired us. In honor of its subject, we create a collectible piece of matchbox art for our subscribers. Mark Campbell writes opera, but not the music. He is one of America’s leading librettists—the person who writes the stories that lie at the heart of every opera—from Verdi to Mozart, to modern American opera. Mark pushes the boundaries of the art form—from an operatic version of The Shining, to the world’s first opera about a transgender person. We sat down with Mark to hear...
Ignite Series 007: Larissa Begault
We discuss designing cities and spaces that work with architect Larissa Begault.
Answers to Your Burning Candle Questions
We took some of your top candle questions and answered them rapid-fire style!
Phillumeny is a word you should know
A brief history of matchboxes and why they’re so collectible.
Ignite Series 006: Eben Bayer
We sat down with Eben Bayer of Ecovative to discuss harnessing the power of nature.
Ignite Series 005: Mera McGrew
We sat down with Mera McGrew of Soapply to talk soap and social-impact.
Ignite Series 004: Paul Hawken + The Regeneration
Our friends at The Regeneration Mag sat down with Paul Hawken to talk saving the planet.
March: Ready for a Regeneration.
A March letter to our subscribers.