Kolors of Karma: Cam Payne is one of our tie-dye artists who creates one of a kind, Grateful Dead inspired apparel. We offer his products at both of our shops. We can also take custom-made-to-order designs. From Cam: "I am a self taught Dyer. I have been dyeing since I was 13. I started put using napkins and paper towels and markers. Folding the napkins and using the markers for color. I went to my first GD show when I was 17 and my love affair started. I have also developed my own spin on the "shibori" technique by creating toggles on
We are proud to offer these products brought by John Drummond Third Eye Palo Santo at Instant Karma Asheville. A few years back, our eldest son, who was already running a business around metaphysics— rocks, gems, crystals, incense, tools of ritual and self-empowerment— saw a future for Palo Santo. Native American Sage has been used for centuries by indigenous people for ceremonies here in North America, so why not balance it with its South American counterpart—Palo Santo. Sage and Palo. The feminine and the masculine. The timing seemed to be perfect. His brother, our second son, was living in Peru
Wild Verbena was birthed in part through years of personal experience as a woman realizing the natural beauty of healthy skin, instead of the layering of chemical-ridden products that damage and conceal rather than heal. Additionally, my studies with plant spirit medicine and deep remembrance of ancestral ways of healing, utilizing mother nature’s gifts, informed the formulations of my products. I wanted to create approachable herbal based products that are free of chemicals and heal naturally. Instant Karma Asheville carries Wild Verbena "Ritual Paper" that can be used to set intentions and then be planted into flowers.
Sundara Fawn is the creator of Reawakening the Soul, a revolutionary transformational program that blends a mixture of psychology, metaphysics, and psychology that guides others on a soul awakening adventure. From her website, she says: "Get ready to embark on an extraordinary journey into your soul to express your divine gifts. Discover profound insights, practices and spiritual tools that help you to access deep levels of self-understanding and fulfillment. In this life-changing masterpiece, you will develop a loving relationship with your higher self. Explore soul retrieval, change in perspective, and live from the intuitive wisdom of your soul." Her oracle deck
Dragon Eyes by Tina Kirby. Tina was raised in Sevier County, TN, where her family has lived for 9 generations, in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. She has worked as an artist for a well known knife company where she created tech drawings and corrected carvings for fantasy collectibles, movie prop replicas, and graphic art. Tina works in mixed media, watercolor, airbrush, digital media, polymerclay, paper, and even writes poetry. Past projects have included t-shirt design work for Highway 129 The Dragon, multiple designs and marketing materials for local hemp companies, newspaper layouts, logo design, t-shirt designs for attractions
Jessica Lakshmi - Gift of Lakshmi Botanical Oils ~ Botanical Treasures is an Asheville-based business, created in 2016 by Jessica Lakshmi. The Gift of Lakshmi oils are for anyone, of any age, who wants a BeautyFull gift of pure, Organic Aromatherapy! These blends also serve as a Botanical Perfume, a Natural Moisturizer, and Visual Art. Each bottle includes many layers, distinctive looks, and special meanings to enhance the experience. Crystals, flowers, flower essence and essential oils are in every bottle, All in a base of fractionated coconut oil. All organic, plant magic! Lakshmi is the name I chose as it is