Maker Mondays- Puppy Riot
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Maker Mondays- Puppy Riot

Happy Monday – one that actually feels like a real spring day here in Atlantic Canada!  I think this might be one our cutest Maker Mondays ever!  Because along with our featured maker, Heather Snider of PuppyRiot, we get to also meet her muse, a darling bulldog, named Ida Mae! Like many of our makers, […]

Maker Mondays – Maritime Madness
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Maker Mondays – Maritime Madness

With spring temperatures that seem a little reluctant to arrive, I’ve made the choice to bring the heat in a slightly different fashion today.  Meet Amiel LeBlanc, the creator of the Maritime’s favorite hot sauces and spice rubs, and his company, Maritime Madness. Growing and sourcing local products where available, and blending sauces and rubs […]

Maker Mondays –  Maritime Handcrafts
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Maker Mondays – Maritime Handcrafts

I’m very excited today to introduce you to one of our newer Maritime Makers, Sarah Gillis, of Maritime Handcrafts.  Sarah started her shop on etsy this past December, offering a beautiful selection of quilled papercrafts. If you aren’t familiar with the art of quilling, it is the art of rolling and shaping strips of paper, […]

Maker Mondays –  Shoshi Designs
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Maker Mondays – Shoshi Designs

Today, we are visiting with Shoshanna Wingate of Sackville, NB.  Shoshanna’s etsy shop, Shoshi Eco Prints features beautiful and elegant wearable art pieces, hand-dyed and eco-printed, often with materials foraged from the woods near her home.  Shoshanna is also a published poet. I had the pleasure of meeting Shoshanna during the holiday season, when she […]

Maker Mondays – Simply Gorgeous
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Maker Mondays – Simply Gorgeous

Happy Monday! If you are joining us from the Maritimes today, I hope that you are somewhere safe, warm and with a shovel near by! Today, we are happy to introduce you to Emily McDonah, of Simply Gorgeous.  Having always been passionate about natural products and concerned about the chemicals that were potentially harmful to […]

Maker Mondays – East Coast Leather Craft
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Maker Mondays – East Coast Leather Craft

Today, we are visiting Sussex, New Brunswick, where we meet Cheyenne Williams of East Coast Leather Craft. A graduate of the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design, Cheyenne found her love for and developed her skill of leather-crafting independently.  A variety of hand-sewn, hand-carved, hand-dyed leather goods is available for sale on etsy, and […]

Maker Mondays – HadleyDesignsCA
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Maker Mondays – HadleyDesignsCA

Happy 2016, readers.  We are back from a much needed Maker’s Holiday break and today we are introducing you to another one of our talented group. Meet Heather MacMichael of Hadley Designs based out of Quispamsis, NB.  Heather is a self-taught crocheter who has recently relaunched her shop, which previously operated under the name Creatively […]