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Mimosa Handcrafted (2016)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-09-30

Duration: 00:05:23

Subjects: Ellis, Madeline | Ellis, Dawson | Arts | ARTISTS | JEWELRY


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Crews, Keith Photographer
  • Courtney, Bob Narrator
  • Ellis, Madeline Interviewee
  • Ellis, Dawson Interviewee


This segment from the September 30, 2016, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” features producer Dorothy Kendrick’s profile of Madeline Ellis and Dawson Ellis, the owners of Mimosa Handcrafted in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Kendrick interviews Madeline Ellis, who discusses the inspiration behind her jewelry designs, her design process, and the jewelry creation process. She also interviews Dawson Ellis, who discusses his decision to join his wife’s business and his role in the jewelry production process. Host: James Fox-Smith