Jean-Louis Mireault Silk Art Scarves

Canadian Silk Painter Jean-Louis Mireault The ancient method of silk making began sometime between 3500 and 2000 BC with the use of silkworm moth cocoons to produce cloth. It is believed that the ancient technique of painting on silk began in around 470 BC during the Neolithic period by the Hans dynasty who used it…

Hoselton Sculptures – Art in Aluminum

Hoselton Sculptures – Art in Aluminum At The Shop we have built relationships with many Canadian artists and their studios. One of our longest and closest relationships have been with Hoselton Studio, located just outside Colborne Ontario. We have offered a wide range of their sculptures and have enjoyed a tour of their operations during…

Walton Wood Farm

Walton Wood Farm It all started on a farm in Bailieboro Ontario, June 2014. Leslie had grown up on a cherry farm. Along with her husband Peter, a retired farmer, they purchased a former dairy farm as their future home. Shortly after, they began making bath salts in their country kitchen. The early beginnings of…

Visit to Anne-Marie Chagnon in Montreal

Anne-Marie Chagnon Some of our suppliers and reps have been with us for the 16 years that we have owned The Shop. SRM Sales is one of our long term reps for independent artists.  We met both Sandra and her husband Ray through their previous relationship with The Shop.  They have represented many Canadian artisans…

Anne-Marie Chagnon Trunk Sale

Anne-Marie Chagnon Trunk Show Saturday May 7th We will be featuring the newest collection from Anne-Marie Chagnon. There will be an extended selection of necklaces, bracelets and earrings as well as a collection of rings from earlier releases. Join us and Sandra Ferrier, the local representative, on Saturday May 7th. You will receive a gift…