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Made in the Hills

Meet the Maker: Johana Cordero

Nov 20, 2022 | Janice Quirt

For this weaver, the warp and weft of life is much more than a metaphor.

Local Buys: Winter 2022

Nov 20, 2022 | Janice Quirt

Locally grown lavender, handmade pottery, leather beer holders and bold brass earrings will make great gifts to give this season.

Meet the Maker: Colby Chin

Sep 20, 2022 | Ellie Eberlee

A landscaper expresses his love of chess by carving oversized limestone and granite sets built to last.

Local Buys: Autumn 2022

Sep 20, 2022 | Janice Quirt

Floral art, kitchen picks and metal art

Meet the Maker: Sean Singh

Jun 24, 2022 | Janice Quirt

How a woodcarver finds his flow while crafting handsome – and durable – utensils and charcuterie boards.

Local Buys: Summer 2022

Jun 24, 2022 | Janice Quirt

Artful coasters, feel-good skincare and adorable hand soaps.

Meet the Maker: Beth Grant

Mar 29, 2022 | Gail Grant | Arts

The East Garafraxa glass artist imbues her glossy beads with the colours and feel of the great outdoors, especially the expansive Far North.

Local Buys: Spring 2022

Mar 29, 2022 | Janice Quirt

Felted treasures, pink hoodies and handcrafted pottery.

Meet the Maker: Elizabeth Bryan

Nov 29, 2021 | Janice Quirt

This Orangeville weaver expanded her repertoire by making an outdoor sport of dyeing silk scarves in the snow.

Local Buys: Winter 2021

Nov 29, 2021 | Janice Quirt

Cozy knits, chic home upgrades and handcrafted kid presents.

Meet the Maker: Melissa Lester of June + Rose Candle Co.

Sep 24, 2021 | Johanna Bernhardt

How the Caledon clothing retailer changed course to become a candlemaker with a knack for irresistible aromas.

Local Buys: Autumn 2021

Sep 24, 2021 | Janice Quirt

Hiking accessories, pressed flowers and a nod to local farming culture.