Celebrating TEAM Made in the USA
BINDERS® Art Supplies and Frames has a long history of supporting local artists and creative causes.
Following in our community centric tradition we’ve decided to show off our team colors during the Olympics and shine a light on the Made in America brands we support in our stores and online.
Over the next two weeks we will highlight the history of America’s favorite art supplies and frames as well as Performance Makeup brands from our new department.
GO TEAM (made in the) USA!
BINDERS® History: Beer, Binders and Beyond
BINDERS® was a stationery and gift store when two brothers purchased it in 1955. Moe & Joe Krinsky, owners of the highly successful beer joint Moe's & Joe's Tavern in the Highlands neighborhood of Atlanta made BINDERS® their first adventure into retail.
A year after taking over the store, at the suggestion of a salesman, the brothers put in paint. The first artist paint line to go up on the shelf was Permanent Pigments- known today as Liquitex. And thus, BINDERS® as we know it today was born. (read more)