In the Artist's Own Words...

The magic in my Holler Sticks is in the possibility of each one's history. These unique, one-of-a-kind sticks were special even before I collected them from the Holler at Odd Man Inn. 

Any one of them could have easily been:

  • the perfect spot for Banzini's booty
  • rooted aside while Grace was searching for acorn snacks
  • stomped on by Mama Peaches and the Peachlets on their visit to the pond
  • witness to Lulabelle making her daily trek to and from her cave
  • bumped aside as Daisy and Willy head to their cabins for the evening
  • and so much more...

After the I collect the sticks, they undergo an eight-step process, including preparation, painting, and varnishing. 

The sticks look great anywhere you want a touch of color or whimsy in your home or as a conversation piece in a vase on the dinner table.

- Anita Goff

My intention is to preserve some of the magic of the holler at Odd Man Inn so you may appreciate it your own home. 

Artist Bio

I am a vegan mixed media artist with a passion for animal rights and animal welfare. I live in a small town called Thurmont, Maryland with my cat Bobbi.

My creative journey began a long time ago with my mother teaching me to crochet as a kid and has evolved over the years into painting. I enjoy learning new techniques and creating quirky things that make me and others smile.

It has always been a dream of mine to make art to support sanctuaries like Odd Man Inn.

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