"Celebrating Women's Art & Culture"
25th Annual Women's Winter Faire
SATURDAY & SUNDAY ARTISANS
11 am - 5 pm
December 15 & 16 2018
check back for last minute additions you won't
want to miss
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.
Cindy Cantelon, HalfmoonBay
EARTHLY CREATURE DESIGNS
Cast fine silver pewter sculpture, electroplated copper with patina finishes,
as well as wearable sculpture, all based on natural forms found in the
flora and fauna of the pacific west coast rainforest ecosystems.
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
crafts. Holiday gifts.
Doris Kizinna, Langley
MAYA SKILLS PROJECT
Fair trade project supporting Women in Guatemala. Clay painted hummingbirds,
beaded jewellery, table runners, back-strap loom textiles
Downtown Eastside Womens Centre, Vancouver
Medicine bags, leather work w/beading, dream catchers, rattles, etc. Women
artisans include at-risk DTES women, mostly 1st Nations, setting out on
a journey of self-empowerment and discovery as well as Master traditionally-trained
Donna Walsh & Betty Stoesz, Mission
POTTERY MY PASSION
One-of-a-kind pottery pieces: raku, horsehair, functional. Hand spun &
woven fabrics, yarns, hand-knit unique scarves & clothing.
Eileen Mosca, Vancouver
ART BY EILEEN MOSCA
Original/entertaining art cards, prints, magnets
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,
Jayne and Veronica Morgan, Langley
OVER THE RAINBOW ENTERPRISES
Handcrafted, original designs of solid sterling silver jewellery. Arm-knit
scarves using bulky wool, some hand-spun.
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!
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
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,
Leigh Morrow, Surrey
MADE HERE OKANAGAN/Edible Garden
Balsamic Bliss! Choose from Original, Hot Habanero or Garlic & Herb.
No sugar, Gluten free, dairy free, GMO Free. Thick and rich from barrel
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.
Linda Adimora, Surrey
Hand-made home décor textile made using oatmeal porridge transformed
to table runners, pillows, placemats, table cloths! Zimbabwean-born Linda
is using her art and entrepreneurial skills to help disadvantaged women
learn skills to empower and give them a livelihood.
Liz MacLeod, Half Moon Bay
WILD WOMAN ENCHANTED
Wild Woman Mystery Cards, Readings, Retreats, Art and...much more. Drop
by and talk to Liz!
Lou Ellis, Salt Spring Island
Handmade and dyed cotton bedding : sheets, pillow cases and duvet
covers sewn individually, then hand-dyed in small batches with Lous
own collected rainwater! Organic perserves and sauces e.g. vegetarian
antipasto, hot sauce, raspberry chocolatesauce etc.
Maike Engelbecht, Lillooet
DIESEL DYKE VENTURES LTD
Driftwood turned into pieces to connect with self. Wood turned into bowls,
cups, spoons, etc. As well, salves, teas, rubs and other natural products
made in house by Cayoose Creek band company Splitrock Environmental (where
Meagan Carsience, Vancouver
M. CARSIENCE PHOTOGRAPHY
Paper goods featuring abstract photography: greeting cards, prints, hand-bound
Large prints on display, for sale.
Mariette Hebert, Vancouver
PETITBIJOU ART SHOP
Mixed media art: Stylized portraits, bookmarks, journals.
Marilyn (Molly) Magid, Mission
MISSION CLAY WORKS
Earthenware pottery with printed images that reflect places, people and
text in bright colours.
Miriam Karp, Vancouver
ODD SOCIETY SPIRITS
Odd Society is a small-batch craft distillery in the heart of East Van
making handcrafted spirits with unusually odd names like Oaken Wallflower
Gin, Mongrel (whiskey that howls at the moon)vCreme de Casis...and more.
Take a look at their website and get ready for the holidays!
Monica Gewurz, Lions Bay
Abstract acrylic paintings inspired by the Pacific West Coast landscape.
Textural, opaque and translucent layering with ephemeral atmospheric effects.
Jewellery which reflects paintings.
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.
Nicole Smith, No. Vancouver
HONEST SEA SHOP
Bathroom, Kitchen and Home ites that are Plastic-Free/Zero Waste products.
Nina Pousette, Vancouver
MY CHOCOLATE TREE
Painted, Sculpted Truffles and Bars and Solid Chocolate. Check out website
to learn more about Ninas journey to chocolate!
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.
ROSIE WARE TEXTILES
Hand and screen printed textiles: cotton & linen tea towels, hand-carved
stamps. Heat set.
SANDRA RAMOS CERAMICS
One-of-a-Kind Salt/Wood-Fired Ceramics using a variety of high fire clay
bodies. Functional works are lead free, food safe, dishwasher and microwave
Sandy Singers, Vancouver
Handcrafted Leather Products: wrist bands, card cases, jar mugs, bottle
slings, can koozies. Designed then cut from leather hide. Tooled-dyed
finished and sewn.
Shirley Ross, Vancouver
Big, bold unique jewelry pieces in silver, copper, beadwork. Art cards
with flora and fauna shots from BC and around the world. Eco- and ice-dyked
linen and cotton shawls and scarves.
Sophia Kuan, Vancouver
THE RECIPE BOX
Collection of Recipes from Vancouver's Favourite Chefs & Restaurants in
attractive embossed & walnut & ash wood boxes. New! Vegetarian & Vegan
recipes. "Covering breakfast to midnight snacks, cocktails & desserts".
Thea Small, Gibsons
Handcrafted Natural Body care products - soap, creams, sprays, deodorants,
lip balms, hair products, men's products, salves, face products.
A premium Organic, Lemon, Ginger & Honey Tea concentrate to soothe
indigestion, sore throats and colds. Three kinds : Original, Tumeric,
Anise & Clove.
Trisha Gagnon, Chilliwack
JAM N MUSIC
Jams, Jellies, Packaged home-made biscuits, Music!!
VANGOGOS (Stephen Lewis Foundation)
Fair Trade products supporting Grandmothers to Grandmothers in Africa,
an organization that cares for children orphaned by the Aids epidemic.
Cards, African recipe books, candles, Children's book bags, warming pillows,
fleece & knitted scarves, soup bowl covers
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
Ines Chuaqui, Vancouver
Wood Art Panels using photo transfer, acrylic paints and mixed media.
Photos are from Iness Frost Series taken in Stanley
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.
Paula Terrio-Boyd, Vancouver
Partners with women-focused Fair Trade Artisan Cooperatives in developing
countries, providing market access for high quality products and preserving
heritage traditions. Handcrafted Silk/Linen Scarves made by women from
cocoon to scarf! Eco-safe dye ingredients.
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
SUNDAY Only Artisans
Janey Chang, No. Vancouver
JANEY CHANG ART & ANCESTRAL SKILLS
Hipster Mugs! Handtooled, one-of-a-kind leather sleeves and mug holders
-- for a wonderful experience drinking out of mason jars. They look cool
Michelle Kim, Vancouver
ELLE VEN DESIGN
Hand-knitted Neck Pieces, Shawls, Cowls, all hand-made, original designs.
Valentina Pinzon, No. Vancouver
COLOMBIAN INDI ARTS
Leather bags with Colombian designs. An ethical business focusing on supporting
handmade, durable, authentic and unique indigenous and artisan artwork
WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!!