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Got Craft? Pop-Up at West Elm

LanaBettywestelmProcessed with VSCOcam with s3 presetGot Craft? will be popping back up at West Elm and West Elm Market not once, but twice this month! Featuring five Got Craft? spring vendors at each event, read below for the list of participating makers!

April 18th: Green With Envy, Vancouver Candle Co., G & T Design, Veespoke, and Got Craft?

April 25th: LanaBetty Designs, East Van Light, Foe and Dear, Reclaimed Print Co, and Got Craft?

Each handmade vendor will bring a selection of goods including homewares, scarves, candles, screen printed items, jewelry, prints, soap, florals, and paper goods. This is the perfect opportunity to say hello to some of your favourite makers and get a preview of the upcoming spring event. See you there!

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Got Craft? Pop-Up at West Elm
Saturday, April 18th, 2015
AND
Saturday, April 25th, 2015
12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
West Elm Market (2915 Granville Street, Vancouver) and West Elm (2947 Granville Street, Vancouver)

Green With Envy

terrariumpicsAnother new vendor to this years’ line up is Jennifer from Green with Envy. Creating little eco-systems to be discovered and shared, she offers an eclectic mix of modern, vintage and organically-inspired succulents and air plant terrariums. One of the more hardier plants, air plants and succulent terrariums are one of the most easy and fun ways to display your plants indoors. Here are just a few examples of the “green” spaces she creates. Say hello to Jennifer from Green With Envy in person at the Got Craft? spring event!

Pssst… terrariums also make the perfect Mother’s Day gift!

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Got Craft?
Saturday, May 10th and Sunday, May 11th, 2014
10-5pm
Maritime Labour Centre 1880 Triumph Street, Vancouver

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local event :: maker faire + win tickets!

VMMF_Blue_Spoons_PaperVMMF_Sassy_ContessaVMMF_Element_BotanicalsVMMF_FrankenstrapThe 3rd annual Vancouver Maker Faire event this weekend and we have two pairs of weekend passes to giveaway (valued at $50/pair)! Amongst the techies and robotics at the event, Got Craft? will be hosting a mini craft fair featuring 30 handmade vendors selling everything from screen-printed clothing to jewelry to artisan caramels and chocolates. Green with Envy will be hosting DIY workshops where you can learn how to make terrariums and take home a small ecosystem of your own (click here for more info)!

In addition to the 3D printers and lasers, the Fraser Valley Knitters Guild will be demoing basic knitting skills and a two-day speaker series has just been announced including Got Craft’s very own Amber Haase from Element Botanicals. Some other highlights include the Laser Cutting Cafe that will be demoing live laser cutting on their mobile laser cutter and to promote their new shop front opening up on June 26th in Vancouver’s historic Chinatown.

postcard_FrontHere are two ways to enter:

Two winners will be chosen at noon (PST) on Friday, May 31st, 2013. Winners will be notified by email. No cash value.

images via [stu-di-o] by jeanie

maker faire :: diy terrarium workshop with green with envy

terrariumpicsThe lovely ladies at Green With Envy will be offering a DIY: Terrarium building workshop as part of the mini Got Craft? at the Vancouver Maker Faire on June 1+2.

You will take home:

  • Your custom-built terrarium
  • A tote bag to carry it home in
  • A special coupon to use at any of our events
  • Supplies will be provided including: glass containers, variety of plants, rocks , moss and trinkets.

    when: Saturday, June 1st and Sunday, June 2nd 2013
    time: Sessions running from 10am to 6pm
    where: PNE Forum – 2901 East Hastings, Vancouver (mini Got Craft? section)
    cost: $35 (taxes included – does not include admission to the event)

    Spaces are limited, so please purchase tickets by clicking here. Jennifer and Anita will be offering Got Craft? readers a special gift, please enter discount code: GOTCRAFTLOVE when registering!

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    The Vancouver Maker Faire is a community-run event focused on bringing together Makers, Doers, and Creatives for a weekend of sharing knowledge, inspiring each other, exhibiting projects, and community building. Got Craft? will have a mini craft fair featuring 30 handmade vendors including favourites such as Draw Me a Lion, Abeego, and Make Cheese. To see a full listing of participating vendors, click here.

    For more information about Green with Envy, check out the following links: web | blog