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Svetlana Ponkin demonstrates knitting with supersized merino wool at the Rare Threads shop in the Alton Mill. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Meet the Maker: Svetlana Ponkin

Sep 18, 2020 | Elaine Anselmi | Arts

From the Alton Mill to the One of a Kind Show, this knitter’s up-sized pieces are wowing collectors.

Local Buys: Autumn 2020

Sep 18, 2020 | Janice Quirt

What we’re shopping for this autumn in Headwaters.

The necklace and earrings, were inspired by the curves and lines of a mosque window. Photo Courtesy Anne-Marie Warburton.

Meet the Maker: Anne-Marie Warburton of Gallery Gemma

Jun 25, 2020 | Elaine Anselmi

This jeweller crafts her designs to match the individual – even when meeting them in person was on hold.

Local Buys: Summer 2020

Jun 25, 2020 | Janice Quirt

What we’re shopping for this summer in Headwaters.

A fly tying case, is filled with ties created at each meeting and given away as a door prize. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Meet the Maker: The Fly Tyers

Mar 24, 2020 | Elaine Anselmi

Headwaters Fly Fishing Club keeps the art and craft of handmade ties alive.

Local Buys: Spring 2020

Mar 24, 2020 | Janice Quirt

What we’re shopping for this spring in Headwaters.

Florist Jessica Giovanatto holds one of the rustic, handmade Christmas wreaths she makes in her year-round workshop – the closed-in porch at the Caledon farm where she grew up. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Meet the Maker: Jessica Giovanatto

Nov 22, 2019 | Elaine Anselmi

A local florist leans into the holiday season with artful wreaths of foraged greenery.

Local Buys: Winter 2019

Nov 22, 2019 | Janice Quirt | Arts

Shop local for cozy woolens, gifts that sparkle and DIY stamps.

Dry stone waller Eric Landman stands on a private Caledon property where he has completed many walls and structures. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Meet the Maker: Eric Landman

Sep 16, 2019 | Janice Quirt

The ancient craft of dry stone walling is alive and well in Headwaters thanks to this busy local artisan.

Our Local Picks

Sep 16, 2019 | Janice Quirt

Cozy quilts, cheeky badges and a chic towel ladder from local design whizzes.

Air & Earth Design jeweller Heidi von der Gathen at work in her expansive Orangeville studio. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Meet the Maker: Heidi von der Gathen

Jun 20, 2019 | Tralee Pearce

An Orangeville jeweller casts nature as the star of her striking one-of-a-kind pieces.

Summer Picks

Jun 20, 2019 | Janice Quirt

What we’re shopping for this summer in Headwaters.

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