Boundary + Thorn was born at the beginning of 2016 in Cleveland, OH and specializes in fine art prints, greeting cards
and custom illustrations. All products are illustrated, printed, packaged and made with love in Cleveland, OH. Today, B+T's products,
can be found at The Cleveland Flea, West Elm Local, and several local boutique in and around Cleveland.
About The Artist
Lucy Williams is a Cleveland based artist and designer and the
Founder and Illustrator of Boundary & Thorn. After receiving her
BFA in Illustration from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 2013,
Lucy worked for several years with an advertising agency.
At the end of 2016, she decided to strike out on her own as
an independent freelancer. Lucy started making a new body
of work in 2015, but never thought it would turn into a business.
At her first job, she realized she missed creating work for herself.
In January of 2016 Lucy started selling her prints and greeting
cards at The Cleveland Flea and by August, Boundary & Thorn
was an official LLC.
Today, if she is not working in her home studio, you can find her
eating at one of Cleveland's amazing restaurants, organizing
anything she can get her hands, listening to a true crime podcast
or snuggling up with her two kitties.
Photo by Michael Kinkopf | @michaelkinkopf
Products in West Elm Stores in Cleveland & Columbus OHIO!
In May of this year, B+T was asked to partner with West Elm's LOCAL maker collaboration to be a featured artist in West Elm's brand new store in Pinecrest in Orange Village Ohio. Along with several talented local artists in Cleveland, you can now find B+T's fine art prints and greeting cards for sale in both Cleveland and Columbus West Elm stores in their LOCAL Community section.
Shopping local, whether it be at a flea market,
farmers market or at your local grocery store,
are all great ways to help your local economy
grow and thrive. This also makes it possible for
small businesses like Boundary & Thorn and so many others flourish and grow in a city like Cleveland.
Let's Work Together
I'm always available for new business opportunities,
and commissions. Please send your inquiries to:
I respect your privacy. Your email address will remain confidential. I will be in touch soon!