Posts Tagged: handmade

Vancouver Fall Home Show

Calling all makers + small shops!

We are super excited to share that we are partnering with the Vancouver Home Show to present a Got Craft? Mini Market! Featuring 32 local makers + small shops, the event takes place from Thursday, October 14th to Sunday, October 17th at the Vancouver Convention Centre.

The Vancouver Fall Home Show is the largest fall home show in Western Canada attracting roughly 38,000* consumers in just 4 days. For more information and to submit a vendor application to any of our 2021 Markets (in-person + virtual), please click here.

Spaces are limited. Applications are juried on a rolling basis in the order received. *Attendance numbers based on pre-Covid.

Fall Foodie Market Order Pick Up

All orders (except baked goods + temperature sensitive products) made through the Foodie Pop-Up Virtual Market taking place Thursday, September 16 to Sunday, September 19 are available for flat fee shipping or free Vancouver curbside pick up (near Granville + West 12th Ave).

PICK UP:
Items will be available for pick up by appointment starting on Thursday, September 23rd. An email confirmation with pick up details will be sent to you approx. 24-48 hours after you place your order.

To ensure freshness, baked goods are available for pick up on Saturday,September 25th and Sunday, September 26th starting at 10am. Pick up is by appointment. Please check your email for details or contact us. Baked goods that require weekend pick up will have a note in the shop header and in the individual product listing.

If you purchase other items with your baked goods order, they will be ready for pick up at the same time.

SHIPPING:
All orders for shipping will be dispatched via Canada Post starting on Thursday, September 23rd on a first come, first served basis. An email confirmation will be sent to you with more details followed by a second message with your tracking details. Please note that temperature sensitive items and baked goods are only available for pick up. Products that can not be shipped will include a note in the shop header and individual product listing. For a full list of vendors with items that do not ship, please see the Virtual Market FAQ.

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Pick up times / dates are generally flexible. If you have any questions about pick up and / or shipping, how to make a purchase or the event in general; please feel free to email me at info(at)gotcraft(dot)com or send me a DM!

images clockwise: East Van Bees, Catered by Kiwi, Dicky’s Dumps, Trove Desserts

2021 Got Craft? Market Schedule

We are back! After a year of virtual events, we are super excited to share our 2021 Got Craft? market schedule (both virtual and in-person).

Save the date …

Summer Street (In-Person) Market: Saturday, August 7 in South Granville⁣

Foodie Virtual Market: September 16 to 19⁣

Holiday Virtual Market: November 17 to 28

Holiday (In-Person) Market: December 18 + 19 at the Croatian Cultural Centre⁣

Calling all makers and small shops! If you are interested in applying to any of the markets listed above, please visit our website here. Applications are juried on a first come, first served, rolling basis.

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image via south granville bia

Spring Market Order Pick Up

Choose from flat fee shipping or free Vancouver curbside pick up on all orders made through any of the Got Craft? Virtual Markets.

All orders (except baked goods) purchased at the Spring Pop-Up Virtual Market taking place Wednesday, April 21st to Sunday, May 2nd will begin shipping AND be available for pick up starting on Thursday, May 6th. Pick up is by appointment only. An email confirmation with all the pick up details will be sent to you approx. 24-48 hours after you place your order.

Just in time for Mother’s Day weekend, baked good orders are available for pick up on Saturday, May 8th and Sunday, May 9th starting at 9am. If you purchase other items with your baked goods, the entire order will be ready for pick up at the same time.

** Baked goods that require same day pick up will have a note in the product listing and the shop header.

** Some food items are temperature sensitive and / or perishable and therefore are pick up only. Items that do not ship will include a note in the product listing and the shop header.

Pick up times and dates are generally flexible! If you have any questions about pick up and shipping options, how to make a purchase or the event in general, email or send us a DM at any time!

images: Melt Confectionary, Atelier Eli, Lolin By A Shop, Studio Eighteen

Spring IGTV Virtual Market Series

The Spring Virtual Market is coming up and we’ll be adding nine new videos to our Instagram (IGTV) channel!

How do I find you on IGTV?
If you’re already using IGTV, search for @gotcraftmarket and we’ll be releasing videos between Wednesday, April 21 to Sunday, May 2.

If you aren’t familiar with IGTV, follow these easy steps:

Login to instagram and find us @gotcraftmarket (you can either download the app or watch it through your instagram account which is what I normally do)
Look for the IGTV symbol on our profile page right under our highlights
Check the schedule below and tune in to your favourite sessions! Our videos will remain on our channel, so you can watch and share them as many times as you like!

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21

Meet Sadelmager Design House
Creating pieces that are seen as functional art, Artist Becca Meadows opens up her studio for a behind the scenes peek of her work space and how she got started in the industry.

THURSDAY, APRIL 22

Studio Tour + Product Sneak Peek
Andreea from Bijoux Mimi la Rouleuse takes us on a tour of her home studio in Montreal, QC and shows us a sneak peek of some new pieces she’s been working on for the market!

SATURDAY, APRIL 24

From Sketch to Finished Product
Bek Design shows us how she created her bestselling, ‘Don’t Mask Your Feelings’, face mask from pencil sketch to finished product as well as a sneak peek inside her design notebook!

SUNDAY, APRIL 25

Embroidering with Akonna
Join Ava from Akonna, a high school youth entrepreneur, as she shows you the embroidery process of creating her line of apparel and accessories!

MONDAY, APRIL 26

How We Make + Style Our Plant Stands
Avondale Road takes you behind the scenes on how they make their plant stands and the variety of ways you can style them at home!

TUESDAY, APRIL 27

Painting Demo with Vivian Sofia Designs
Vivian Sofia Designs shows us step-by-step how she paints a ceramic trinket dish from sketch transfer to final product.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28

How to Use Wax Seals
Etoile Paper Studio shows us how to use wax seals to create beautiful stationery.

THURSDAY, APRIL 29

Letterpress Print + Design
Porchlight Press, a letterpress studio based in East Vancouver, shows you the process of printing their custom designs and in-house line of stationery and cards on one of their antique presses.

FRIDAY, APRIL 30

Practicing Mindfulness + Gratitude
Sarah of The Prepared Environment introduces her new product, The Peaceful Routine and Affirmation Kit for Children.  Inspired by her work as a Montessori teacher, she wanted to create something for children to use to practice gratitude, mindfulness, and build self-confidence.

SUNDAY, MAY 2

The Art of Leather Making
Follow Becca from Sadelmager Design House as she shows you how her handcrafted goods are intentionally made in her Ontario based studio.

images from top to bottom: Bijoux Mimi la Rouleuse, Sadelmager Design House, The Prepared Environment, Porchlight Press