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get craft

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the candid confectioner Photo credit: Julie-Anne Cassidy  

the candid confectioner
Photo credit: Julie-Anne Cassidy

 

We're a proud supporter of Got Craft?, Vancouver's largest indie craft fair. Started in 2007, Got Craft? aims to bring together a community that fosters handmade and D.I.Y. culture. In addition to their offerings from makers in the area, Got Craft? has workshops so visitors can make something to take home. We've sent a selection of our products and back issues out to the event as well.

The event runs December 14th and 15th. Full details here

 

hand lettering lessons

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We're proud to support Vancouver's Got Craft? again this winter. During that event sign painter John Lennig (from BIG TOP Sign Arts) will be hosting a hand lettering workshop. John will discuss brush lettering in general and specifically the BullNose letter style, one of the most basic of hand painted styles. Participants will also take home a piece they've created. What an inspirational way to spend a weekend morning!

Beginner Hand Lettering Workshop at Got Craft?
Saturday, December 14th OR Sunday, December 15th, 2013
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Details here

Photo credits: [stu-di-o] by jeanie

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featured stockist: Room6

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Felt ball garland

Felt ball garland

Kim Williamson silver cloud

Kim Williamson silver cloud

Dahlhaus vases

Dahlhaus vases

Stripey straws

Stripey straws

Room6 carries UPPERCASE magazine, too!

Room6 carries UPPERCASE magazine, too!

Room6 is an oh-so-lovely brick and mortar shop in Deep Cove (Vancouver) with an EXCELLENT online shop as well. Megan has been a wonderful supporter of UPPERCASE and we're very grateful for her keen eye. Above it a colour coordinated selection of some of my favourite things in Room6, but I'm sure you'll be able to find your own perfect gifts there as well.

Oh, Orla. If you have a design crush on Orla Kiely, Room6 is your source in Canada! Megan just unpacked Orla Kiely Spring 2013...

Oh, Orla. If you have a design crush on Orla Kiely, Room6 is your source in Canada! Megan just unpacked Orla Kiely Spring 2013...

object + handmade in Vancouver

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Alas, I am an absentee seller, but there's UPPERCASE on a nice table in Vancouver! Thank you to Grace and the crew for taking care of the magazine.

Alas, I am an absentee seller, but there's UPPERCASE on a nice table in Vancouver! Thank you to Grace and the crew for taking care of the magazine.

Object + Handmade continues tonight until 7pm and Sunday from 11am - 7pm.

hey vancouver! object + handmade opens tonight!

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Object + Handmade, a lovely popup fair of craft, design, gifts and treats, opens tonight in Vancouver! The event is located in Maai Living, 157 West Hastings. Copies of UPPERCASE magazine are available for purchase; the magazine makes a great gift given in tandem with something artisanal or homemade.

Object + Handmade is open tonight from 5-10pm and Saturday/Sunday from 11am to 7pm. Alas, I am here in Calgary so please send me your Instagrams or Tweets to @uppercasemag if you are there!