Hotties Mobile Pasta Bar and Catering

Our story begins in post-war Naples on April 29th, 1949 where a 41year old Anna Russo was going into labor with her eighth child. World War II had left a lasting impression on Italy and the South was no exception. The majority of the population was submerged in poverty during and after the war, forcing…

Neva Springman

  Neva¹s teddy bear door opened as the result of a life changing car accident. While taking counselling for living with chronic pain, it was suggested that she try doing something she had never had time for before – something that could be done a little bit at a time. Her granddaughter was little at…

Sara Zindler

As a young schoolgirl, Sara enjoyed art classes at her local community center, including working with clay. Her love for clay continued as an adult where she took ceramics at Kwantlen under the direction of David Lloyd. She makes mostly functional wares, pieces that are meant to be touched and used by handbuilding, wheel-throwing and…

Muckabout Pottery

Ninna started “mucking about” with clay some years ago, inspired at an early age by an Aunt who enjoyed pottery in her spare time. Continuing to expand her command of clays, techniques, tools and glazes, she applies an eclectic style to her functional pottery. Both in her home studio and local Art Centre, she shares…

Pink Gargoyle Design

After having worked in the corporate world for over 20 years, Christine left her career to pursue life at home with her children.  Not content to sit at home, she began a small catering business, The Bite Size Food Company.  However, it was the purchase of an earring making kit from a local craft store…

Mountain Hi Soapworks

Milk of all kinds has long been known as a rejuvenator and moisturizer of human skin and goat milk has always been the most acceptable of all milks for people with sensitive digestion – this is also true when it is used externally. Many people report that they can use only goat milk soap (and…

Michele Franklin

    am a university educated woman and by profession I am a certified counsellor. With my clients I would often use art therapy and crafts of some kind to help my clients with release of stress and frustration. My inspiration was my husband, he was the person that was instrumental in encouraging me to…

Fat Chicken Designs

    Ive been making various birdhouses and garden decor from upcycled barnwood and driftwood for myself and family for years, now expanding so others can enjoy my passion as well. From smaller birdhouses on stakes ideal for planters to large patio/garden pieces including tabletop driftwood for tealights, old retouched barnwood windows and smaller tree…

Coralee’s Bramblewood and Ivy Cottage

Inspired by Nature, Beauty and everyday life I am a designer that has no end of creativity and ideas. Innovating and creating what inspires me is my passion in Life. I love Fashion, home decor, Art, antiques and architecture and everything that inspires my creativity… the possibilities are endless when I am inspired by everything…

Amanda Esau

      I make a variety of plush animals from owls, foxes, bears, snakes and more. All are filled with 100% recycled polyester. I try to upcycle fabrics and buttons when I can. I am always working on new creations, like my wooden bunting flags etc. I now make blankets, earrings, hairclips and scarfs…