Local Maker Culture

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

Maker's Hustle Series (Holiyay Edition): Brittany of Moving Mountains

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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. Welcome to our series: Maker's Hustle, where once a week we share a little more about the brands in our community and the Maker's behind the brand hustlin'.

Learn about our Holiyay Craft Market vendor Brittany Lee Smyth, the founder of Moving Mountains.

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Maker's Hustle Series (Holiyay Edition): Brittany of Moving Mountains

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

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. Welcome to our series: Maker's Hustle, where once a week we share a little more about the brands in our community and the Maker's behind the brand hustlin'.

Learn about our Holiyay Craft Market vendor Brittany Lee Smyth, the founder of Moving Mountains.

Read more


Shop small this holiday season for BIG impact.

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

We are on a mission to make a BIG impact this Holiday season by pulling small local businesses together in one inspiring place for our fourth annual Holiday Market. Ask yourself: this Holiday season, what impact are you going to have and how are you going to make it happen? We have some ideas for you and how you can easily shop small and have big impact.

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Shop small this holiday season for BIG impact.

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

We are on a mission to make a BIG impact this Holiday season by pulling small local businesses together in one inspiring place for our fourth annual Holiday Market. Ask yourself: this Holiday season, what impact are you going to have and how are you going to make it happen? We have some ideas for you and how you can easily shop small and have big impact.

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Maker's Hustle Series: Alex of Scatterbee Illustrations

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Alex is a local illustrator who has turned her passion for art + design into a budding maker business. She's an established maker on the local craft circuit. Learn more about Alex, her inspo + why she loves the Ottawa community.

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Maker's Hustle Series: Alex of Scatterbee Illustrations

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Alex is a local illustrator who has turned her passion for art + design into a budding maker business. She's an established maker on the local craft circuit. Learn more about Alex, her inspo + why she loves the Ottawa community.

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Maker's Hustle Series: Blackett & Co.

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Freewheeling Craft was born from celebrating the makers who go against the grain. Our city is beaming with talent and we’d like to highlight that. Welcome to our series, Maker's Hustle, where once a week we share a little more about the brands in our shop and the Maker's behind the brand hustlin'. Meet Kristy, the founder of Blackett + Co.

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Maker's Hustle Series: Blackett & Co.

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Freewheeling Craft was born from celebrating the makers who go against the grain. Our city is beaming with talent and we’d like to highlight that. Welcome to our series, Maker's Hustle, where once a week we share a little more about the brands in our shop and the Maker's behind the brand hustlin'. Meet Kristy, the founder of Blackett + Co.

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HOLIYAY CRAFT MARKET: All your questions answered on why + how we're growing.

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

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!

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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