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The Pressed Penny

2/23/2018 4:24 PM

Have you ever come to our store for a Pressed Penny? Our Penny Machine has been around for over 25 years now and had produced 34,000 pressed pennies… that is a lot of lucky Saratoga Pennies floating around the world!

Where did the pressed penny begin?

According to multiple sources the first documented pressed penny was made at the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois from 1892-1893 to c...

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Posted in General History Special Projects By Impressions Saratoga

Saratoga Kitty Keller Ornament

4/18/2017 3:51 PM

cloisonne ornament

 

We commissioned the well-known design house of Kitty Keller in Texas, to create this amazing Limited Edition Cloisonné Ornament! We love the rich colors and amazing details. They so quickly transform a keepsake into an heirloom to last generations.

The first step in the process was to design a compelling composition. Here is our original sketch!

kitty keller ornament

 

The following explaination of the process is taken f...

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Posted in General Holiday Horse Racing Special Projects By Impressions Saratoga

Make Your Own Barn Door

3/7/2017 1:15 PM

mare maddy smitty and door

We had some fun giving our mail room door a makeover the other day. Inspired by a door we saw at a tradeshow in Atlanta, we took the plain wooden door and transformed it into a faux barn door with “wood” panels. It was an easy to do, rainy day project. The entire project took us less than four hours.

pony brownmustardThe first step was picking the colors we wanted. So we headed over to Allerdice Building Supply and...

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Posted in General Special Projects By Impressions Saratoga
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month!As we have since 2011, we teamed up with our Saratoga Springs Fire Department to help raise Breast Cancer Awareness by their wearing a limited edition SSFD shirt which we offer for sale to the general public with ALL of the profits being donated to Floyd Warriors this year.In 2011, Impressions wanted to create a Saratoga souvenir T-Shirt that incorporated w...Read More
Posted in General Special Projects By Marianne Barker

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