AbraCaDabRa was founded in 1998 by Karen Raum. The goal; to offer high quality, unique, artistic, items at affordable prices, made in the United States. A few years later AbraCaDabRa became Artsi2.
Karen has an extensive background in Art. She is a Master Dollmaker and studied Art at Metropolitan State College in Denver. Karen has won top awards at the National and International level for her “Art Dolls”. For 16 years she taught dollmaking at her teaching studio in Boulder, Colorado. Many of her students went on to win top awards at both the National and International level.
Karen has a passion for art and loves working with different medias. She is inspired by her surroundings; snow shoeing, skiing and hiking in the mountains, their vegetable and flower gardens, a drive in the country and their many visits to art museums. Her husband, Jim, is supportive and offers much appreciated input.