Meet Us

Dogs on Phones is Brought to you by Playful Presents. 

Playful Presents is an art company that makes gifts to encourage people be mindful and playful in wholesome ways.

We do projects in a wide variety of mediums, from costume design, to art items, to performance art.


Meet the Team:

Shannon and Tia met in the fall of 2015, studying studio arts together. Self proclaimed "art-sisters," they are on a mission to make the world a better place. 

Playful Presents Team

Tia Pure

Tia spends her life finding playfulness in pockets of everyday life.
She founded PlayfulPresents in 2017.
The most important things to Tia are being present and playful. She hopes that this website is a lovely part of your experience as a human today.
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Shannon Dempsey

Above all, Shannon loves to make items. 
She joined PlayfulPresents in 2018 as both co-founder and design intern. 
As a person who has lived with depression for as long as she can remember, she wants to bring more playfulness and gratitude into the world. 
She hopes that this website will make you smile.

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