HAPPY ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS’ DAY

HAPPY ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS’ DAY

April 25, 2017

It’s a well-known fact of business that behind every successful company is a whole team of hard-working administrative professionals. These are the folks who take the calls, plan the meetings, coordinate the schedules, make the copies and get the coffee that allow those who have the good fortune to be working...

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LARK EMPLOYEE PICK: MY FAVORITE ITEM (KEN)

LARK EMPLOYEE PICK: MY FAVORITE ITEM (KEN)

April 18, 2017

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HAPPY NATIONAL HUMOR DAY!

HAPPY NATIONAL HUMOR DAY!

April 18, 2017

If there’s one thing that makes life easier to enjoy, it’s laughter. No matter what life throws at you, there’s often nothing that some good humor can’t cure. Indeed, humor is so important to us that we’ve gone and made a holiday for it. Yep, April 19 is National Humor Day.

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IN CELEBRATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS MONTH

IN CELEBRATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS MONTH

April 13, 2017

April doesn’t just mean the beginning of spring. It’s also Environmental Awareness Month, a period during which we humans hopefully take some time to learn about how our way of living impacts...

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THE STAPLES OF COMFORT

THE STAPLES OF COMFORT

March 27, 2017

Here at Lark, we understand that sometimes life can be stressful. Whether it’s the obligations of career or the responsibilities of home and family, there’s just no getting around the fact that, sometimes, life is exhausting. That’s why our mission is to provide as much comfort as possible to our customers by being...

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IN CELEBRATION OF WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

IN CELEBRATION OF WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

March 07, 2017

n case you don’t know, March is Women’s History Month. It’s that time of the year when the achievements of strong, passionate women throughout history are celebrated. Here at Lark, though, we believe in celebrating the empowered female spirit every day...

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All Across Africa

All Across Africa

February 01, 2017

Here at Lark, one of our objectives is to support fair trade businesses who provide opportunity to artisans across the world. This is why All Across Africa is one of our favorite new vendors to do business with.

A benefit corporation whose mission is to effect social change, All Across Africa provides a “market bundle” to the rural artisans they employ. Instead of receiving...

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LOCAL ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Erin Brown

LOCAL ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Erin Brown

December 08, 2016

She may have settled in the cozy hamlet of Gettysburg, but local artist Erin Brown has a worldly attitude that is reflected in her colorful paintings and greeting cards. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design (where she majored in illustration), Brown spent some time sketching in the cafés of Rome, Italy before landing a job as a greeting card artist and writer with American Greetings. A decade later, she reconnected with family in South Central Pennsylvania and started her own line of whimsical cards and artwork that fits perfectly with the Lark mentality.

We recently sat down with Erin for a round of Five Questions...

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LOCAL ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Chris Lauer of Waldo’s & Company

LOCAL ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Chris Lauer of Waldo’s & Company

July 19, 2016

As co-founder and proprietor of Gettysburg’s very own artist’s collective, Waldo’s & Company (which is located in the basement below Lark), Chris Lauer has been spearheading a movement of unique and unconventional artists in Gettysburg for a few years. But Lauer isn’t just a figurehead in the movement, he’s a member as well, with his own collection of handmade t-shirts, necklaces and hollowed “book boxes” now on sale at Lark. We sat down with Lauer to find out what inspires him, how his work furthers the Waldo’s cause, and what’s up next for Gettysburg’s very own “pied piper of the arts.” 

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Lark Employee Pick: My Favorite Item (Kate)

Lark Employee Pick: My Favorite Item (Kate)

June 09, 2016

Kate went with the whimsical line of socks from Blue Q, a Massachusetts-based company that donates one percent from the sale of every pair of socks to Doctors Without Borders.

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Local Artist Spotlight: Ken Knox

Local Artist Spotlight: Ken Knox

May 24, 2016

Gettysburg native (and Lark employee) Ken Knox has launched iPhone Adams County, a brand new line of original postcards depicting the lush agricultural landscapes and historic battlefield sites of Adams County in a stylized and artistic manner...

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Sentiments Abound!

Sentiments Abound!

March 21, 2016

Ever have the experience where you just can’t find the right card to mark a certain occasion? If you’ve grown tired of the same old sentiments in the usual gift and card stores, then come on in to Lark, your new source for unique, whimsical gift cards.

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