Maker's Hustle Series (Holiyay Edition): Lynda of Sweet Sigrid Nordic Baking
Freewheeling Craft was born from celebrating the makers who go against the grain. Our city is beaming with talent and its our mission to highlight that. Lynda Hansen is a local baker who makes traditional Scandinavian baked goods. Too busy to bake this year? Lynda has you covered!Read more
HOLIYAY CRAFT MARKET: All your questions answered on why + how we're growing.
At Freewheeling Craft we know that as indie makers + designers you're always looking for an incredible, dynamic platform to sell your goods at and to connect with new customers. Well, we've listened to you loud and clear. Learn about what we're doing to make this the most epic #shoplocal event of the holiday season and why you have to apply!Read more
OUR GUIDE TO THE VENUE: MAKERSPACE NORTH
Now in our fourth year, we understand the quirks of the venue (for those who have been to our markets, you know what I'm talking about!) and we want to make your visit to the Holiyay Craft Market as magical as possible. Believe us (and the thousands of shoppers that keep coming back)- its worth the two minute walk!Read more
MAKER LIFE: Wildtree Ceramics
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.
MAKER LIFE: Ask yo mother
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.Read more
MAKER LIFE: Hollow Clayworks
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: Petal + Pipe
Meet the couple duo behind the new Ottawa candle company, Petal + Pipe. This couple joined the Freewheeling Craft Markets community in June, brining their unique products that blend masculine and feminine elements. Find out about their brand and when they will be at a Freewheeling Craft Market next.Read more
Maker Life: Brelokz
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