Posted on 18 May 2015.
Tom Clark stands near Mestizo, newly opened in one of the buildings he owns on North Main Street along with Joe Poteat. (Lee Sullivan/Lake Norman Citizen)
By LEE SULLIVAN
Lake Norman Citizen
Nearly 40 years ago, imagination, artistic talent and some marketing wizardry transformed crushed pecan shells, wood chips and resin into an international phenomenon. Now Tom Clark is hoping for the same type of success transforming century-old brick and mortar on Main Street in Davidson into a multi-faceted dining destination.
In 1978, as a Davidson College professor and part-time sculptor, Clark joined forces with former student and business guru Joe Poteat to make Cairn Studios and Clark’s creative collection of gnome characters major players in the global collectibles trade. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Davidson College, Downtown & old Davidson, Life in Davidson, Planning & Development, real estate, Top stories, Uncategorized
Posted on 30 April 2015.
Posted in Calendar, Fund-raisers, Life in Davidson