October is a great time to start putting bird feeders out. Natural food sources are becoming depleted, and birds will quickly learn that your backyard feeder is a good place to go.
Tips for successful winter care of feathered friends :: Place bird feeders on or near trees and shrubs with […]
It’s been a while since I’ve done a Canadian Artisan feature, and so with the start of September I thought it perfect timing to have a look at another talented Canadian.
I am thrilled to introduce you to Turn A New Leaf Designs!
The simple little summer bonnet from Urban Baby Bonnets is hands-down one of our most loved items of clothing! Mausi got her first bonnet last summer when […]
Last month I wrote about the fabulous wooden toys from Manzanita Kids…and it turns out that Mausi’s papa thought that they were pretty cool as well. He ordered the double rainbow puzzle and surprised our little Mausi (and her mama too!).
I’m pleased to be able to […]
She doesn’t really need a hair-clip yet; her hair isn’t yet in her eyes. But when I came across these clips I thought it might be fun to pick up a couple for her, and I must say, I love them! I found them on etsy (now there’s a surprise…) at […]
I have a love for wooden toys…there is just something about them. The ‘organic’ (organic as natural, living) feel of the wood, the way in which the natural colours glow, the satisfying weight of the toy in your hand. When I came across Manzanita […]
From deep within an enchanted forest in the southwest United States come Mama West Wind‘s delightful waldorf-inspired gnomes, animals and other magical peg dolls.
Becca, Mama West Wind herself, is a mixed-media artist with a love of fibres and also holds a Masters of Fine […]
I was thoroughly enchanted when I came across the artwork at Periwinkle Sky! The delicate watercolour paintings are filled with fairies, children, flowers, little animals and plent of magic in scenes from the woods, garden and under the sea!
With such wonderful attention to […]
For the first official Canadian Artisan Feature I bring you Eve’s Little Earthlings (the lovely Wood Garden is also Canadian, though I hadn’t decided on the ‘feature’ part at that time yet…). Located in Guelph, Ontario, Eve originally trained as a potter and […]
Beautiful wooden toys finished to a warm gleam with a natural beeswax polish…
I was completely smitten with this collection of three woodland animals offered by the Canadian woodworking team of Chris and Laura at The Wood Garden. No paints or stains are used on […]
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