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Urban (and not-too-soggy) Art @ Minto Park

July 18th, 2009

Fellow Ottawa-heads — drop by and say hi while I sell my wears at Urban Art @ Minto Park tomorrow (Saturday, July 18th) from 9 a.m. till 5 p.m. The park is on Elgin Street at Gilmour. I’ll be at spot #6, close to Elgin.

I love craft sales… Below is a shot from last May, at my first-ever show (Hintonburg’s ArtsPark).

If you’re an artist, artisan or crafter, I highly recommend partaking in one of these, if you haven’t already. I have met some of the most amazing and talented folks at these events — it’s a whole lot of inspiration packed into a small space and short time period. There’s also something really special about meeting customers in person.

Besides tomorrow, I also recently found out that I was accepted as a vendor at the Wolfe Island Music Festival, which takes place August 7th and 8th. As you may have noticed here, I’m a bit of a music-head — so it’s an especially exciting event for me: my first out-of-town gig AND the line-up there is astounding… Sarah Harmer, Ohbijou, Woodhands, and more. Needless to say, I’m keen keen keen.

In the meantime, the rain is absolutely pouring outside at the moment… and set-up for Minto Park is in five hours. I’m having a polite chat with Ma Nature right now, asking very nicely for the clouds to empty out tonight so that tomorrow will be a clear day. *Pretty please???*

Hope to see some of you tomorrow!

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Rainy Sunday etsy love

May 31st, 2009

Pretty self-explanatory, how I came up with this idea, hey? It’s a good thing that when it grey, drab, wet and crappy out, one can still find such beautiful things online (and inside)!

  1. Rainy Day Gocco note card set by ouou
  2. Friends 8×10 Reproduction Print by michelemaule
  3. Umbrella Earrings by LuckyRabbitDesigns
  4. Rainy Monday Baybee Bootayz by poops
  5. Bumbershoot. Keyring. by clevergirl
  6. Zombie Friends and Pooch Dog Tote Bag by rockthezombie
  7. Rainy Day Tumbler by janellesonger

Enjoy these talented artists, stay dry, and feel free to share other links to rainy day artwork!

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