Etsy Made in Canada 2016 Edition
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Etsy Made in Canada 2016 Edition

Well, folks, this all starts in exactly one month!! This year’s show is a little different.  Two amazing days.  One hundred super-talented vendors.  A completely different line up of vendors each day.  You might as well keep that entire weekend free! The venue this year is Maritime Hall at the Halifax Forum.  Complete list of […]

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 –  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 […]