From her conversations with several friends who are business owners, Nikki Ketchum realized there was a need for “business swag” in Sunriver.
Combining her graphic design talents with being a marketing manager for other businesses, Nikki decided to start her own business, Disturbed Threads & Laser Engraving in the Sunriver Business Park.
“Our store does custom items along with having home décor and Sunriver tourist items as well as games to windchimes,” she said.
Disturbed Threads offers a variety of customizing services including laser engraving, cutting and etching, sublimation, screen printing, vinyl sticker cutting and printing and more.
Nikki invites the community to celebrate her grand opening 5 to 7 pm Thursday, July 7 with the ribbon cutting at 6:15 pm. There will be gift bags for the first 25 people and hot dogs served for the first 80 people. Disturbed Threads & Laser Engraving is open 10 am to 6 pm Monday through Friday at 56815 Venture Ln. Suite 705.
“I have always loved art. All kinds, Drawing, tattoos, photos, building items, crafts and cooking. I have wanted my whole life to be the owner of a business that I could “create” with,” she shared.
Nikki is grateful for the support she has received from her friends and family for helping her start her own business. purchased all equipment to make the items ourselves. She credits Alec Smith, her boyfriend, and her children, Zerikai, 17; Amara, 15; and Kaeshous, 13; for believing in her and their willingness to assist her in achieving her goals.
“I am passionate about all forms of art and helping others to see their creation come to life,” she said. “I am excited about this journey and will always be looking for new items and products I can create with so the store will always have different products on display.”
Call 458-666-1916 or visit for additional information.