Kudos to Our Makers
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Kudos to Our Makers

A special congratulations to two Maritime Makers!  This morning the annual The Coast Best of Halifax Awards were published and we are thrilled to see these two included. In the category of Best Crafter, the Silver award goes to Jenny Fennell of Lily Lake Knits. The Bronze award goes to Isabelle Pineau of An Oddity […]

Maker Mondays –
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Maker Mondays –

Happy autumn Monday.  Here on the Atlantic Coast, we are fully entrenched in Autumn and with Hallowe’en just ahead, most of our makers are looking ahead at the busy holiday season.  Today’s maker, Nova MacIsaac of Black Rafter Soapworks is no exception.  With Christmas scented soaps curing and slowly starting to appear in her etsy […]

Maker Mondays – B and W Woolery
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Maker Mondays – B and W Woolery

Happy Monday, and Happy Thanksgiving to those in Canada.   Today we have a very educational version of Maker Mondays, brought to you by Rachel of B and W Woolery of Hoyt, New Brunswick.  Rachel is a hand-spinner, employing traditional methods to turn raw fleece into fibre and hand-spun yarns with tremendous results. Please begin by […]

Maker Mondays – Around Atlantic Canada
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Maker Mondays – Around Atlantic Canada

Today, we are doing something a little different for Maker Mondays.  With such a beautiful fall day at our disposal, it seemed like a very opportune moment to take a little road trip.  To this point, Maker Mondays have been largely focused on Nova Scotia makers, but our entire region is blessed with a wealth […]