In an effort to feature local businesses during Covid, we are playing “tag”. We are asking local companies info about their favorite places. And then we ask some of the companies they tag about their favorites!
Random Fandom Gifts was recently tagged as a favorite by another local company so here they are:
Your name: Alexis Kaisharis and Rich Oliver
Where are you located: You can usually find us at Riverside Arts Market, but you can always find us on our website www.randomfandomgifts.com
Tell me about your business.
We hand make pixelated artwork, home decor, and accessories representing all kinds of pop culture across all medias. Our pieces can range from 100 beads to 10,000 beads; our biggest piece ever was actually 30,000 beads. Everything we make we do it with pure geeky love. We’re bringing geeky goodness to everyone, and our goal is to make everyone’s pixelated dreams come true!
Now that you’ve been tagged, tell me your favorites!
What is your favorite local restaurant for date night? Orsay
What is your favorite food place to go with family? Leaderboard Arcade
Who has the best sandwiches? Eddis & Sons
Best pizza? Pie 95 Pizza
What toppings MUST go on a pizza? Cheese, Pepperoni, and Canadian Bacon
What should NEVER go on a pizza? Pineapple or any fruit, except tomatoes.
Best Mexican? El Jefe
Best Chinese? Tim Wah Dim Sum
Best burger? JoyShtick
Best fries? JoyShtick
Best bar? Rec Room
Best BBQ? Twisted Okie
Favorite food truck? Pie 95 Pizza and Fusion Food Truck
Favorite place to get dessert? 1748 Bakehouse
Favorite activity around town that’s free? Riverside Arts Market
Favorite activity/place to go, that costs money around town? The Cummer Museum
Best local band or musician? The Fire Water Tent Revival
Best place to get a hair cut? Red Hot Looks
Best realtor? Lou Morales Realty, David Morales
Do you have any tattoos? Who would you recommend? Melaniinks at Dark Matter
Favorite mom & pop shop? Darby’s Dungeon, Bellalina Bath and BelloBoopie
Favorite side of town? Riverside
Favorite local event? Riverside Arts Market and the GAAM Show.
What local charities do you like to support? First Coast No More Homeless Pets and JASMYN.
What is the most underrated shop or company in North Florida that everyone should know about? Bijubee Jewelry, plus maybe also us lol
Best place to get married or have a big party? Congaree and Penn
Best place to get fresh veggies and fruit? Riverside Arts Market
Anyone we missed? All of the amazing artists in Jacksonville! Elena Ohlander, Chappy Lips by Leslie Valerio, Hypnoticat, Olivia Gonzalez (Garage Roses), and R.L. Pyro Art are some of our favorites
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