Tommy Mitchell Company to Receive ARTS Awards’ Rising Star Honor
November 3, 2015,
DALLAS—Tommy Mitchell Company, a Chapel Hill, N.C.-based maker of handmade intricate metal art work, will receive the Rising Star Award at the 27th annual ARTS Awards, which takes place Jan. 22, 2016, according to Dallas Market Center.
With more than 20 years of experience as an artisan and art restorer, creator and designer Tommy Mitchell, along with his team of artisans, hand make installations of copper, brass, steel, paint and gold leaf. Mitchell is recognized for his notable tactile finishes and dedication to detail in his unusual designs, now available to the wholesale market.
The Rising Star Award recognizes innovation and modern excellence demonstrated by a young and growing home industry company and is selected by a committee of industry peers. The awards take place during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market.
Sharon Davis, executive director of ART, added, “It’s exciting to find a company that has such a great story and unique journey. From their first trade show to the acclaimed success of the company a few short years later, the ARTS Awards committee’s job was an easy one in naming Tommy Mitchell as the Rising Star.”
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