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The Rich History of Woodworking in CanadaChronicles
Inheriting a long tradition that dates back to the Middle Ages, Canadian cabinetmakers have mastered century-old techniques in ways that are completely modern. Here's a look at the craft of cabinetmaking!
Fabrique 1840 x Université Laval: Making Way for the Designers of TomorrowChronicles
Being a springboard for Canadian artisans, Fabrique 1840 has begun connecting with design schools in order to display the striking pieces of future designers.
A Short History of Canadian CeramicsChronicles
The art of ceramics is thousands of years old. In fact, the term “ceramic” originates from the Ancient Greek word keramos, meaning “pottery.” Producing these pieces is a slow and meticulous process. Today, we mould, throw, and fire ceramics that are as pretty as they are practical and use them for more than just special occasions.
Capturing Nature in a Jar, with Bals ProvisionsChronicles
Crystal from Bals Provision likes to create memories. By capturing the freshness of nature in small jars of jam and marinades, she offers everyone a taste of happiness that is homemade with lots of love.
A Short History of Textiles in CanadaChronicles
We've come full circle—while textile manufacturing has gone from being artisanal to industrial in just one hundred years, weaving, knitting, and spinning by hand are once again increasing in popularity.