Local Maker Culture

Telling the stories behind the brands, and connecting you to local creative culture.

MAKER LIFE: Wildtree Ceramics

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

1. What can we expect from your brand this holiday season?
I've been obsessed with adding gold lustre to my pieces, so you can expect to see a lot of that on my jewellery and some new vases and candle holders I've been making. There's also lots of new ornaments this year including a cactus, llama and marijuana leaf.

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MAKER LIFE: Wildtree Ceramics

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

1. What can we expect from your brand this holiday season?
I've been obsessed with adding gold lustre to my pieces, so you can expect to see a lot of that on my jewellery and some new vases and candle holders I've been making. There's also lots of new ornaments this year including a cactus, llama and marijuana leaf.

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MAKER LIFE: Ask yo mother

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Ask yo mother offers chic made in Canada wall décor and holiday goods. Not only are the messages on point, the finishings on her pieces are nothing less than perfect. Alycia is joining us as a two day vendor for Holiyay, and you can also find her goods in our Preston st shop. 

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MAKER LIFE: Ask yo mother

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Ask yo mother offers chic made in Canada wall décor and holiday goods. Not only are the messages on point, the finishings on her pieces are nothing less than perfect. Alycia is joining us as a two day vendor for Holiyay, and you can also find her goods in our Preston st shop. 

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MAKER LIFE: Hollow Clayworks

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Hollow Clayworks is a duo of ladies that design earthy, yet chic pieces for everyday use. Learn about their side hustle, what inspires them and what they have in store for you foe the holiday season.

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MAKER LIFE: Hollow Clayworks

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Hollow Clayworks is a duo of ladies that design earthy, yet chic pieces for everyday use. Learn about their side hustle, what inspires them and what they have in store for you foe the holiday season.

Read more


Maker Life: Brelokz

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Get to know Veronique from the brand, Brelokz. Joining us regularly from Montreal she has always been astounded by how welcoming the consumers from Ottawa are and how they support their local makers! Find out what she has happening for the holiday season and how she spends her holidays.

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Maker Life: Brelokz

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Get to know Veronique from the brand, Brelokz. Joining us regularly from Montreal she has always been astounded by how welcoming the consumers from Ottawa are and how they support their local makers! Find out what she has happening for the holiday season and how she spends her holidays.

Read more