Meet The Magic Makers

Marta Santamaria

Fearless Leader & Owner

  1. I take 3 showers a day
  2. When I don’t know a word in English I make up my own
  3. I leave every kitchen cabinet open when I cook
  4. When I go to my step class, the step has to line up with the line of wood floor
  5. Before I go to bed, I have to wash my feet
  6. I craved lemons when I was pregnant 
  7. My kids are 10 months apart
  8. I sleep with a sea of pillows
  9. I check my car three times to make sure it is locked 
  10. All my food has to have a crunch factor
  11. My co-workers describe me as: bighearted and unselfish, inspiring, resilient, driven, dynamic
  12. Marta has been selected by the Asheville Chamber of Commerce “Small Business Leader of the Year” and she has also been nominated 2 years in a row for the Woman UP “Woman Entrepreneur: Best In Business” award. 



Magic Maker

  1. I am a firm believer that little acts of kindness go a long way
  2. I am momma to a spunky purr baby named Randall
  3. River Monsters is my guilty pleasure television show
  4. I am exceptionally terrible at Frisbee
  5. I have been known to get inexplicably excited when I hear Garth Brooks’ “Callin’ Baton Rouge”, Vince Gill’s “One More Last Chance”, or Brooks & Dunn’s “Neon Moon”
  6. Fall is my favorite time of year
  7. I am a lover of wine, but coffee and I have an affair on a daily basis
  8.  I have an addiction to macaroni and cheese. Yes, even the boxed kind. Please don’t judge me
  9. Though I love my home in North Carolina, a piece of my heart will always be with my family in Virginia
  10. I like to think I am expectedly organized, unexpectedly funny
  11. My co-workers describe me as: brilliant and reliable, basically a warm hug




Magic Maker

  1. I have a tri-pod rescue cat named Toothless
  2. I graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship
  3. I was the kicker for my high school’s varsity football team
  4. Sometimes I forget the sidewalk isn’t a red carpet
  5. I’ve been to over 25 U.S states and 20 countries
  6. Life motto: “today is today, tomorrow is tomorrow”
  7. I started my first business with my brother at 16
  8. I can recite my 9’s times tables in record speed
  9. The one dance move I can do is the worm
  10. I am a certified scuba diver with a whale shark specialty
  11. My co-workers describe me as: exuberant and soulful






Operations Manager

  1. I was born and raised in Long Island, New York
  2. I am, always have been and always will be “The Cat Lady”
  3. I was a resident DJ at 2 Charlotte area night clubs in my 20s (D-n-B)
  4. “Art washed away from the soul the dust of everyday life” …Pablo Picasso
  5. I play most instruments and write and record my own songs just for me
  6. Love all sports but am a master at handball and hackysack
  7. I am the baby of the family I cherish above all else
  8. I am have poem published in a book titled “The World Awaits”
  9. I eat more candy than anyone in life!!!!
  10. My co-workers describe me as: Limitless

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Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm
by appointment only
Sat Select Hours
No appointments on Sunday
Not available during events

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21 North Market St
Asheville, NC 28801

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