Bee Things was founded by Shay Ometz and Jeff Barfoot, whose intention was to produce art prints, posters, apparel, and products for the home under a signature brand. Bee Things designs and illustrations have been recognized by major awards shows and publications and featured in ReadyMade Magazine, The Dallas Morning News, and D Home Magazine. Over their careers, they have done design and illustration projects for brands like The Dallas Museum of Art, Fossil, Hallmark, Hasbro, IBM, KEXP Seattle, Nickelodeon, Pepsi, Sony, and W Hotels.