In Every Issue
Meet More Makers
From the Alton Mill to the One of a Kind Show, this knitter’s up-sized pieces are wowing collectors.
How an Orangeville mom made homemade soaps and beauty oils her business.
An Orangeville jeweller casts nature as the star of her striking one-of-a-kind pieces.
How a designer found her groove in Caledon East by offering one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces and sculptural clothing creations.
Headwaters Fly Fishing Club keeps the art and craft of handmade ties alive.
This jeweller crafts her designs to match the individual – even when meeting them in person was on hold.
The ancient craft of dry stone walling is alive and well in Headwaters thanks to this busy local artisan.
This Orangeville artist strings together her Anishnaabe heritage and contemporary design in every pair of earrings she makes.
These plants can switch genders throughout their lives in response to growing conditions.
Cottontails conceal themselves in dense thickets of shrubs and brambles.
There is much to quicken the pulse at this time of year. So much to see, hear and appreciate.
Take time to notice the fox, white-crowned and white-throated sparrows.
Along the Bruce Trail, spring is the time to slow to a saunter and see, hear and scent nature’s renewal.
Ten species of frogs and toads share our landscape, a rich assemblage of hopping amphibians for such a northerly clime.
On warm evenings in April and May our hills awaken to the life affirming voices of spring peepers. Their shrill calls stir the winter weary soul.
Vernal pools, like coral reefs, are theatres showcasing life and death struggles between prey and predators.
At their garden in Mono, Liz and George Knowles garden with an eye to all four seasons.
Misha Dubbeld’s gracious Mono garden is a testament to 20 years of love and labour. With all that she’s learned, her latest project is conceived on a grand scale.
Melanthon’s Amber Swidersky creates lush bouquets with blooms just steps from her floral studio.
How Lorraine Roberts conjures up dreamy landscapes using colour, shape – and an appetite for surprise.
At Lee Anne Downey’s new lavender farm in Erin, small-batch products and intimate retreats are in the works.
Dedicated local gardener Tony Spencer channels the aesthetic of the famed Dutch plantsman into his corner of the rural countryside of Mono.
Terra Cotta landscape gardener Amanda White’s own garden is brimming with foxgloves and dahlias.
Art and gardening inspire each other to superlative effect in the botanical pursuits of two local artists.
A Mono teen reassesses her idea of “normal.”
A yoga teacher discovers the Zen in Zoom.
A hands-on Caledon interior designer gets it done from a distance.
In the Kitchen
After your foraging trip, try this fettuccine dish to celebrate.
At Home in the Hills
How a project called Compass House helped one family build roots in Dufferin County – and cemented its two architects’ love of the area.