Magnolia Services Directory

This directory was compiled after many people responded positively to the idea. The people listed are all residents of the Magnolia area. It is certainly rewarding to see the skills represented by this semi-random selection of local entrepreneurs. We hope they can be of help to you.

PUMA does not in any way warrant the competence, quality, or nature of any service or skill listed. Most people listed have references available. It is strongly suggested you ask questions if you have any concerns.

By Skills/Services:

Acupuncture (J. Ransom)
Alpacas (B. Rittinger)
Alpacas (J. & G. Weiss)
Artist (R. Ellis)
Artist (M. Lowantel-Beare)
Artist (S. Reuman)
Audio editing (A. Lynch)

Beef (D. & M. Stilson)
Bodywork (G. Shansby)
Broadband Internet Services (Magnolia Road Internet Cooperative)

Calligrapher (M. Lowantel-Beare)
Cabinetry (S. Reuman)
Carpentry (R. Ellis)
Carpentry (G. Collins)
Caretaker (R. Ellis)
Construction (G. Blakey)
Construction (R. Ellis)
Construction (A. Lynch)
Construction (J. Ryan)
Construction sources (S. Rittinger)
Couples events (G. Shansby)

Drywall (T. Kissinger)

Electrician (A. Lynch)

Fitness (J. Stewart)
Fitness (S. Shansby)
Furniture (S. Reuman)

Graphic Design (A. Lynch)

Handyman (G. Collins) 
Handyman (R. Ellis)
Handyman (S. Rittinger)

Internet Services (Magnolia Road Internet Cooperative)

Kayak instruction (G. Collins)

Landscape design/installation (R. Ellis)

Massage (S. Shansby)
Mentor (G. Collins)
Mover (G. Collins)

Painter (T. Kissinger)
Piano instruction (R. Bargmann)
Plumbing (A. Lynch)
Poet (M. Lowantel-Beare)
Property management (S. Rittinger)

Realtor (J. Walker)

Tutoring (J. Kuepper)
Tutoring (J. Ransom)

Yoga (G. Shansby)

By Name:

Rosalie Bargmann
George Blakey
Graham Collins
Rob Ellis
Todd Kissinger
Janet Kuepper
Mai Lowantel-Beare
Ashik Lynch
Magnolia Road Internet Cooperative
Jenny Ransom
Scott C. Reuman
Bette B. Rittinger
Scott Rittinger
John Ryan
Skye & Gretchen Shansby
Jennifer Stewart
Don & Marianne Stilson
Janice Walker
Joe & Gay Weiss


***** Rosalie Bargmann 2440 Magnolia Rd. 303-402-1194 email: Company name: Magnolia Piano Studio Piano instruction "Rosalie is a piano teacher with 20 years experience in music education. She has been a member of Music Teachers National Association. Rosalie uses an eclectic blend of teaching methods, including Suzuki piano instruction. Discover the joy of music." ***** George Blakey 618 Aspen Meadows Rd. 303-938-9658 email: General contractor "I have been doing repair and remodeling work for 17 years in Boulder County and am licensed in the City of Boulder. Of particular interest to me is efficient resource use, solar heating, and solar power generation (photovoltaics)." ***** Graham Collins 1139 Pine Glade Rd. 720-406-1363 email: Odd jobs/labor, Rough carpenter, Mover, Mentor, Kayak instruction "References available." ***** Rob Ellis 1641 Twin Sisters 303-473-9734 Carpentry/general construction, Artist, Caretaker, Handyman, Landscape design & installation "Carpentry/general construction: all phases, since 1974. References available. May through November. Artist: realistic landscapes, abstracts, etc. in watercolor and acrylic. Commissions available. December through April." ***** Todd Kissinger Box 232, Nederland 80466 303-258-7496 Company name: Todd's Painting House painter, Drywall repair "Interior and exterior painting and drywall repairs. Power washing and sealing of exterior wood siding, decks, and log homes. 20-year experience in the painting field. I carry full liability insurance and have many local references." ***** Janet Kuepper 555 Forsythe Rd. 303-444-4675 Company name: Janet Kuepper , Reading Specialist Tutoring in reading/writing/spelling (K-8) "After many years' experience as an elementary school reading specialist, I have retired. Now I will tutor individual children who need extra help with reading, writing, and/or spelling. I create a highly pleasant and supportive relationship with students and their parents. Many references. Call me. Might trade skills/services." ***** Mai Lowantel-Beare 377 Aspen Way 303-642-3603 Company name: Studio 56 Artist/calligrapher/poet "As a full-time studio artist/calligrapher/poet, I workplay in mixed media (acrylic, watercolor, inks, colored pencil, papier-mache, found objects), fabric and threads (wall hangings, quilts, curtains, baskets, robes, jewelry), and word-images." ***** Magnolia Road Internet Cooperative "The Magnolia Road Internet Cooperative (MRIC) is a group of local residents bringing high speed Internet access to our neighborhood." Web Page: email: ***** Ashik Lynch 266 Forsythe Rd. 303-449-9237 voice/fax email: Electrician, Plumber, General builder, Digital audio editing, Graphic Design "Call me for more information. I have local references for all these professions." ***** Jenny Ransom 1130 Pine Glade Rd. 720-406-1363 email: Acupuncture, SAT/ACT tutoring, General math tutoring "I am a 2nd year acupuncture student and will be licensed by next summer. I will do treatments for barter. I have been a professional tutor for 6 years and will charge hourly or barter for that skill." ***** Scott C. Reuman 7425 Magnolia 303-442-0406 voice/fax email: Company name: Conundrum Designs, Inc. web site: Fine furniture & cabinetry, Fine art (fountains, painting, sculpture) "25 years as commercial artist and designer. Recipient of State of Colorado public art awards. Visit web site or call for more information. Portfolio available. Local references." ***** Bette B. Rittinger 78 Aspen Grove Ct 303-545-2187 email: Company name: Double BR Ranch Alpacas for sale, breeding, consulting. Fibre sales (wool). Public relations: school/educational visits, ranch visits. "Educated and growing alpaca operation." ***** Scott Rittinger 78 Aspen Grove Ct. 303-545-2654 cell 303-641-0466 email: Company name: Alpine Property Maintenance Services Property management, maintenance, repairs, and restoration. Building and renovation sources: construction, carpentry, plumbing, etc. Handyman and odd-job services: clearing, hauling, fencing, etc. "Experienced, courteous, reliable, responsible. Help for home, ranch, and business owners, income property owners, and renters." ***** John Ryan 1125 Pine Glade 303-440-4751 fax 303-449-3623 Company name: Walker/Ryan Construction Builder, Home remodeling , all phases, General contractor "20+ years of experience. Knowledgeable in all phases of construction, including Boulder County Site Review and City of Boulder Planning Dept. and Building Dept. regulations." ***** Skye & Gretchen Shansby 914 Pine Glade Rd. 303-545-9956 fax 303-443-6111 email: Company name: Magnolia Healing Arts Skye: Massage/bodywork therapy, Gyrotonic fitness system Gretchen: Yoga classes, Events for couples, Aquatic bodywork "Skye has been a licensed massage practitioner and movement/fitness trainer for 11 years. Skye is very skilled, sensitive, and works well with chronic injuries or stiffness. "Gretchen offers weekly yoga classes at her studio in the Magnolia area , classes offer strengthening, stretching, deep relaxation, and fun. Contact us for a brochure." ***** Jennifer Stewart 1107 Pine Glade 303-442-7460 email: Company name: Larkspur Fitness Personal Fitness Training for Active People "Ace Certified since 1993. Endurance, Strength, Flexibility. Single sessions and packages available. Training at your home or mine, at Peak Fitness in Nederland, or at Boulder Health Clubs." ***** Don & Marianne Stilson 282 Twin Sisters Rd. 303-442-1995 Company name: The B Bar S Ranches Lean, organic freezer beef "Lean, organic freezer beef. Grass fed. No antibiotics. No hormones. No steroids. Quarter, half, or whole. We deliver to packer in September. Cut and packaged to your specifications. We have been providing clean, lean beef to consumers for 15 years. MUST ORDER BY SEPTEMBER 15. 303-442-1995 to order or for information." ***** Janice Walker 1125 Pine Glade Rd. 303-440-4751 fax 303-449-3623 email: Company name: ERA Fowler Real Estate, The Mountain Office web site: Realtor, Builder "20+ years of experience. Knowledgeable in all aspects of buying and selling real estate, including Boulder County Site Review and City of Boulder Historic Landmark Design. I offer a discounted sales commission to my Magnolia neighbors." ***** Joe & Gay Weiss 694 Porter Ranch Rd. 303-402-9346 fax 303-442-6775 email: Company name: Miner's Claim Alpaca Ranch Alpaca sales/breeding/fiber, spinning/weaving/knitting/dyeing "4 years in the business , 17 animals , members of ABR , welcome visitors."