Two Hands Paperie

Owner: Mia Semingson and Gerald Trainor
Opened: 1993
New Ownership: 2010

Two Hands?
"The original owner needed a name to list her business in the phone book. She came up with Two Hands because she did all of her binding with her own two hands."

What's the hardest part of owning your own business?
"Finding balance in other parts of your life."

What's one thing you know now, that you wish you knew when you opened?
"That we would be doing everything ourselves. We've slowly transitioned to doing more behind the scenes. The people on the floor are all commitment people who we trust."

If I wasn't working today I would be...
"I'm an artist. I would be making something with paper!" Gerald: "Running." - Mia

Our go to lunch spot on the West End: "Sherpas."

Spring, Summer, Winter or Fall?
"Summer!" - Mia
"Summer!" - Gerald

Learn more about Two Hands Paperie

CBS Sunday Morning Called Us

the Happiest Place

in the United States

Downtown Boulder/1942 Broadway, Suite 301/Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: 303.449.3774/Fax: 303.449.1582