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Eastside Flea At The Wise Hall Saturday February 21st

17 Feb

EastsideFleaFeb.21The community-oriented Eastside Flea returns to the Wise Hall, 1882 Adanac Street, this Saturday, February 21st.  As usual, they’ve got a great line up of local vendors which will sell everything from mid-century furniture to records to new works by local artists to books to vintage items and so much more.  For this weekend’s market, you can expect to local artist, Andrea Hooge, with handdrawn magnets, prints & pins.  We are hearing about an amazing handmade soap with pine, cedarwood atlas, eucalyptus, fir, patchouli and black pepper by Product of Science and Art.  The Eastside Flea is an all ages event. Admission is $2.00. Eastside Flea runs from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

4th Annual Strathcona Winter Craft Fair November 29th

27 Nov

StrathconaCraftFairYou are invited to the 4th Annual Strathcona Winter Craft Fair. This event will take place at the Strathcona Community Centre, 601 Keefer Street from 10:00 am –4:00 pm this Saturday, November 29th. There will be many great local artisans including Andrea Hooge, a Vancouver based artist who will be showcasing her original works, City Creations with puppets galore including finger puppets, East Van Jam with fun gourmet jam using locally sourced ingredients, Fable Naturals with a line of fair trade certified bath and body products. Be sure to check out their lip balms in biodegradable cardboard tubes. Also on hand will be Missy So with handmade cards and Tessa Manu Photography. Tessa is a self-taught photographer that is fascinated by intricate details, bright colours, crumbling paint and brick walls, be sure to check out her unique pics.  For a full rundown of all the vendors this Saturday, visit Vendors 2014.  Admission for the Strathcona Craft Fair is $2.00, children under 12 are free.

Craftacular At Beehive Hair Lounge December 14 & 15

13 Dec


You are invited to a different kind of craft fair this weekend. Craftacular which takes place at the Beehive Hair Lounge, 3904 Fraser Street, on December 14th and 15th from 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm each evening strives to be a showcase for the undiscovered and eclectic talent. Now in its 10 year, here you will find vendors and artisans who have never shown any of their work before and may never again. So it is truly an opportunity to find that one of a kind item.  To keep things lively, they will be offering a cash bar while you shop.  There will be different vendors on each day.  On Saturday, December 14th, you will find:

Chenoa LeBlanc: She makes unicorns and octopi.

Sarah Race Photography:   Will have a photo both set up ready for those Christmas photos with an 80s theme to boot.   You are encouraged to wear your craziest Christmas sweater and come down for some pics.  Note: Sarah will be on site Saturday and Sunday.

ZULA Jewelry + Design: Nature Inspired Metal Wear.  ZULA creates wearable pieces that incorporates objects from nature such as leaves, twigs, seeds, roots and bones.  Her jewellery is said to have a West Coast feel and is handcrafted in silver, copper, gold and bronze.

Britt: Creates air plants and terrariums.

vchy designs: Specializes in mirror art from large door hunt size to compact.

William & Jonathan: Handcrafted bath bombs and organic soy candles.

On Sunday, December 15th, you will find:

Sarah Race Photography: Will be back with her Christmas Photo Booth

Takohako DesignsCute, nerdy, and pun-y paper goods and crafts from unique occasion cards to handmade felt coin purses to pinback buttons.

Andrea HoogePrepare some space on your fridge. Andrea will have a great selection of magnets for your fridge which include cats, dogs and other animals. She will also be bringing packs of Bill Murr-gnets and Big Lebowsk-gnets. Prints and original artwork will also be available.

Come check out this Craftacular event! 

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