"Celebrating Women's Art & Culture"
24th Annual Women's Winter Faire
SATURDAY & SUNDAY ARTISANS
11 am - 5 pm
December 16 & 17 2017
Amelia Guimarin, Vancouver
Fabric & embellishments stitched/glued onto original and found photographs.
Collage images and poetry.
Brenna Carbonell & Linda Franchi, Vancouver
URBAN AMAZON APIARY & APOTHECARY
Earth/bee-friendly products: honey, pollinator seed packets, wax globes,
tea lights, small pillar candles, lip balm, soaps, tonic, eco-friendly
Chikako Tsurusaki, No. Vancouver
Jewellery pieces made primarily with real plants and oriental paper. Plants
from artist's garden and neighbourhood. Non-plant collages made of Japanese
Yuzen and Unryuu paper.
Claire Huguenot, Vancouver
HANDMADE BY CLAIRE
Handmade greeting cards, framed collages with fabric and watercolour
Claudia Ber, Surrey
BEREZKA (translation Birch)
Birch bark wooden box with inlay, painting on fabric, Russian and Ukrainian
Donna Walsh, Mission
POTTERY MY PASSION
Functional, one-of-a-kind pottery pieces + raku and horse hair. Hand spun/woven
wool and fabric scarves & hats. Instagram: Pottery My Passion
Daphne Woo, Port Moody
Naturally-dyed textiles made into beaded jewelry accessories and scarves.
"Raising awareness around the social & environmental impacts of the garment
industry". Hand-made, fair trade Christmas ornaments made of cadiz shell
by Philippine women artisans.
Eileen Mosca, Vancouver
ART BY EILEEN MOSCA
Original/entertaining art cards, prints, magnets
Elizabeth MacLeod, Halfmoon Bay
Wild Woman Enchanted
Wild Woman Mystery Card deck w/chakra and colour-coded products: Mala
bracelets, essential oil blends, magnets, and more wild woman gifts.
Iva Kolotelo, Langley
IVA'S GREEN ART
Cashmere hats, wrist warmers, cuffs, skirts, collage vests, bags. Fashionable
clothing made primarily with high quality repurposed materials (cashmere,
Kelly Ann Woods, Squamish
GILLESPIE'S FINE SPIRITS
Bottled spirits with a twist au natural to compliment any fine drink.
Specializing in Artisan Craft Grain to Glass spirits and cocktail accompaniments.
Elderflower Elixir, Gastown Shine Wheat Vodka, "Drinking Vinegars"...and
other exotic surprises!
Kellie Wilson, Vancouver
BURNISHED APPLE DESIGNS
Silversmith & Designer working with silver, copper & brass. Earrings,
necklaces and bracelets. www.burnishedappledesigns.com
Kim Kingsten, Gibsons
Certified Vegan and Organic, Soy Lecithin Free, Fruit Sweetened Dark Chocolate
Korina Tsui, Surrey
Aromatherapy Body Products - salves, balms, lotions, creams, sprays, more;
Pet Care; Tinctures for various conditions, Friendly Earth Household Cleaning
Laura Friedland, Vancouver
LAURA FRIEDLAND DESIGN
Original design Knitted Accessories. Lightweight knits from imported Italian
Merino Wool, Cashmere & Mohair yarns knit in Vancouver. Scarves, Wrist
warmers, Hats, Neck Warmers, Shawls, Throws, some with appliqué
Laura Taylor, Vancouver
TIGER BUTTER ETC
Variety of fudges with focus on Tiger Butter (white chocolate and peanut butter YUM!). Plus varieties for alternate diets -- e.g. vegan, no sugar, corn-free, etc).
Laurie Baranyais/Cheng Wong, Burnaby
Organic and Naturally-grown Fruit Preserves, Canned Vegetables, Pickled
& Dried Foods + Christmas seasonal products e.g. Cranberry sauce.
Just in time for Xmas dinner!
Leah Schell, Vancouver
LEAH SCHELL ILLUSTRATIONS:
Original illustrations on cards, prints, books, In the Velvet Hush, handboundstorybooks,
Leilani King & Vennie Chou, Vancouver
TO DYE FOR COLLECTION
Wearables and accessories: knit, felted, crocheted, handspan, woven, embroidered,
custom-dyed. Fibre/beading jewellery. Plus natural soaps.
Lisa Rainbird, Bowen Island
BOWEN ISLAND HERB SALTS
Hand-crafted Herb Salts with home-grown herb & berry blends, Mediterranean
sea salt + Mulled Wine Spice Mix --old German recipe.
Lizette Berdahl, Vancouver
Hand-crocheted Twisted Shrugs
Lorraine Kaplan, Vancouver
Fashionable, unique and stylish clothes and accessories.
Mariette Hebert, Vancouver
PETITBIJOU ART SHOP
Mixed media art: Stylized portraits, bookmarks, journals. https://www.mariettesart.com
Marina Crawford, Gibsons
Photo files, trivets, wood postcards and small canvasses
Michelle Kim, Vancouver
Knitted Neck Pieces, Shawls, Cowls, all hand-made, original designs.
Mooh Hood, Galiano
MOOH HOOD DESIGNS - IBIS JEWELLERY
Handmade Silver & Vermeil (gold) Jewellery designed by artist with semi-precious
gemstones. Hand-carved Bone & Buffalo horn jewelry, original designs,
set with stones or shells -- many Shamanic and Women's Spirit Images.
Moonyang Choi, Surrey
Fabric products: Aprons, Eco-Bags, Cushions, Pouches, Napkins, Tea Towels,
Fabric Arts. New: Fabric Frame.
Morija Hooper, Maple Ridge
Hand-dyed (natural) and sewn woven textiles on silk. Silk: scarves, earrings,
purses, pouches, floral brooches. www.morijadesigns.com
Nina Houle, Vancouver
FIDDLE EARTH DESIGNS
Felted goods and figurines, Christmas ornaments inspired by mythology,
folklore & literature. www.etsy.com/shop/FiddleEarth
Noriko Kobune, Vancouver
DANCING LEAF DESIGN
Nature-inspired gemstone jewellery and hand-dyed lace & fabric jewellery
with silver, copper & brass.
Olga Vernev, Vancouver
Original Framed Artwork in Watercolours; Themes: nature, LGBTQ relationships,
Pam Jackson, Vancouver
STREET CAT DESIGNS ARTISAN JEWELERY
Hand-crocheted and knitted sterling silver & 14K gold filled jewelery.
Wire wrapped/formed incorporating gemstones and pearls.
Paula Terrio-Boyd, Vancouver
Handcrafted Silk/Linen Scarves made by women's Fair Trade Co-op in Vietnam.
Eco-safe dye ingredients.Woolen shawls fair trade women's co-op in India
Rosemary Amon, Burnaby
ROSEMARY AMON POTTERY
Functional Pottery, High fire Stoneware w/glazes from natural sources. All ovenproof, microwave and dishwasher proof.
Susan Bibbings, West Vancouver
Handcrafted original designed leatherwork -- handbags, computer cases,
etc. Animal sculptures made from recycled flip-flops, Pop Up Cards. Made
by women in developing countries.
Thea Small, Gibsons
Handcrafted Natural Body care products - soap, creams, sprays, deodorants,
lip balms, hair products, men's products, salves, face products.
Tracey Tomtene, Vancouver
Canvas Prints on Wood with original Photography. Photo Jewellery, Images
printed on clothing with local scenes.
Trudy Ann Tellis, Vancouver
TRUDY ANN's CHAI & SPICES
Handcrafted Dry Organic Teas, Spices, Recipe Book "Trudy Ann's Masala
Kitchen". Made with organic ingredients, compostable packaging.
Veronika Riches, Port Moody
Award-winning Children's books inspired by Traditional Storytelling from
around the world celebrating diversity through stories and illustrations.
SATURDAY Only Artisans
December 16th 11 am - 5 pm
Enterprising Women Making Art, Vancouver
ATIRA WOMEN'S RESOURCE SOCIETY
Ceramics, cards and knitted good all handcrafted by women in the Downtown
Maria Druguveiko, Vancouver
WORLD KID BOOKS
Books for children in different languages: French, Spanish, Russian, English
Judy VanderZwang, Cloverdale
Knitted owls, penguins, gloves and fingerless gloves. Original creations
from recycled sweaters.
Phyllis McConnachie, Vancouver
VANGOGOS (Stephen Lewis Foundation)
Fair Trade products supporting Grandmothers to Grandmothers in Africa,
an organization that cares for children orphaned by the Aids epidemic.
Jewelry, Cards, African recipe books, candles, Children's book bags, Gem
SUNDAY Only Artisans
December 17th 11 am - 5 pm
Brittney Barras, Richmond
LA TERRE CANDLES
Natural, hand-poured soy wax candles with essential oils. Natural Bath
Chanel Ly, Vancouver
BITTER MELON BINDERY
Hand-bound journals, sketchbooks and polaroid film albums
Lalena Whitcombe, Surrey
Dresses made with heavy-weight jersey knit, designed to fit like a glove:
extra seams to fit the curves, whatever the size and shape! Designs by
Lalena, manufactured in GVRD.
Nina Pousette, Vancouver
MY CHOCOLATE TREE
Nina's chocolates are a mixture of Art, Chocolate, the Feminine and Creative
Whimsey. Almost too beautiful to eat! Chocolates, truffles, etc
Rona Hatherall, Vancouver
Functional and decorative Pottery with food safe glazes.
Rosie Brown, Burnaby
TIRED MOM CRAFTS
Hand-sewn felt mobiles - clouds, animals, custom. Hand-painted Acrylic
art: Small canvas, small boxes. www.facebook.com/tiredmomcrafts
WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!!