Everlovin’ Press – New Stuff!

December 5, 2015Art Prints, Greeting Cards, Holiday Season, Letterpress, Storefront

We have great letterpressed goods from Kingston Ontario based Everlovin’ Press.

ELP_Xmas_set_smChristmas Card Set of 4 letterpress greeting cards w/ envelopes. $18 each. Design by Tom Froese

ELP_prints_sm‘Foodstuffs’ letterpress print, part of the ‘Canadianist’ series. $20 each. Design by Tom Froese
‘Fashion’ letterpress print, part of the ‘Canadianist’ series. $20 each. Design by Katy Dockrill

framedWe have a few ‘Greetings from Canada’ letterpress postcard sets left at our Kensington location. $40 for a set of 10 different postcards. Each postcard is designed by a different Canadian artist.

Paper Kits

December 4, 2015Do it yourself (DIY), Paper, Storefront

paper_all_smPaper Sumo $20, Make Your Own Robot $33.50, Party Origami $17, Kimono Origami Paper $16, Robogami $19

Paper can be fun you say? Yes! It’s true! Check out these fun paper kits that we have at Kid Icarus. Learn how to fold and cut your own Sumo wrestlers, robots, flowers and more.

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Fold your own robots and battle your friends!

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Impress all of your friends at the next party with your origami skills.

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Everything featured in this post is available at our Kensington Market location, to check if what you’re looking for is at our Parkdale outpost just call ahead 🙂

Julie Moon Ceramic Jewelry

November 28, 2015Jewelry, Storefront

For the jewelry lover in your life, these hand made ceramic pieces by Julie Moon are the perfect gift!
We have a selection of her necklaces, earrings, and brooches at our Kensington Market location. Julie Moon ceramic poppy brooches are also available at our Parkdale location.

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Evil Eye Ear Studs in gold $45, Half Moon Pendant in Memphis Peach $70, Peak and Mound Stoneware Pendant $50, Large Poppy brooch $40

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Ceramic Poppies: Earrings $40, Small brooch $25, Large brooch $40

Worker Bee Supply Co. ~ New Prints!

November 20, 2015Art Prints, Art Prints for Sale, Print Department

We are excited to have printed 3 more art prints for Worker Bee Supply Co. This round features artwork by Toronto artists Robert John Paterson, Lucas Young, and Marta Ryczko.

Worker Bee Supply Co. is spear-headed by the awesome duo Eugen Sakhnenko & Becca Gilgan. Their mission is to create content meaningful content driven by local artists.

All three prints are available for purchase in our Kensington location.

Lets get inspired, people!

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‘The Secret’ designed by Robert John Paterson – 11″ x 14″

~ $40 ~

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‘Chase Fear’ designed by Lucas Young – 11″ x 14″

~ $40 ~

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‘Widen Your Eyes’ designed by Marta Ryczko – 11″ x 14″

~ $40 ~

Adult Colouring Books

November 19, 2015Magazines & Books, Storefront

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The adult colouring book that started it all, Secret Garden – An Inky Treasure Hunt and Colouring Book. Lately I’m sure you have all noticed the craze that’s sweeping the nation: Colouring books for adults! A great way to wind down after a long day at work – don’t forget the cup of tea.

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Secret Garden ($23)

After great success and popularity, artist Johanna Basford has created her second colouring book Enchanted Forest. This book is full of woodland creatures and scenery that looks like it’s straight from a fairy tale.

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Enchanted Forest ($23)

The Artists Edition of Secret Garden has 20 illustrations from the original Secret Garden book but on thicker quality paper and is only illustrated on one side of the paper so that you can easily tear off and frame your finished piece.

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Artists Edition ($30)

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Artists Edition ($30)

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Fantastic Cities
Another adult colouring book by a Canadian artist (Steve McDonald). Fantastic Cities features finely detailed perspective images of cities from all over the world. Amsterdam, New York, London, Tokyo, Paris, and many more.

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Fantastic Cities ($22)
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Fantastic Cities ($22)

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All The Libraries Toronto
For All The Libraries Toronto, artist Daniel Rotztain visited and drew every single branch of the Toronto Public Library. He drew 100 libraries and even two “bookmobiles”, making 102 illustrations in total.

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Toronto Libraries ($17) – 10″ x 10″ – 152 pages

Legendary Landscapes
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Legendary Landscapes is a brand new colouring book featuring 85 beautifully illustrated pages of real and imaginary landscapes and cityscapes. You will find some familiar canadian landmarks within it’s pages, created by Canadian artists Witek Radomski and Carrie Wong. The book also features artwork made by artists from all over Canada. Legendary Landcapes started out as a Kickstarter campaign this August. They met then surpassed their goals making the book a reality.

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Legendary Landscapes ($26) – 12″ x 12″ – 85 pages

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The Tattoo Coloring Book
Full of 120 hand drawn tattoo inspired illustrations by UK artist MEGAMUNDEN. Each page has thick black lines on a white background for you to colour in, with small gold details. The book features lots of classic tattoo motifs such as skulls and roses.

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Tattoo Colouring Book ($22)


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Tattoo Colouring Book ($22)

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Le Pen, $2.50 each

Also don’t forget to get something to colour all the pages of your new book with! We carry Le Pen’s at both locations in the following colours: black, dark grey, brown, orange, oriental blue, teal, amethyst, periwinkle, burgundy, red, olive green, and light green.

 


New Vendor! – PMO Design

November 18, 2015Home Decor, Storefront

We have some new beautiful ceramics in from the Canadian vendors at PMO Design!

These ceramic mugs are snuggled by knitted cozies and are perfect for keeping your hot drinks toasty! 

PMO Design is located in Montreal, Quebec and has been producing quality handmade designs with ceramic since 1999.

These lovely mugs retail for ~ $20 ~ in our Kensington shop!


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http://pmod.ca

Pins from Sad Truth Supply!

November 16, 2015Storefront

Sad Truth Supply is a Toronto based company that sells pins, patches, and apparel. We recently got in a bunch of their lapel pins, come and get ’em while they’re hot.

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From their famous head collection we have in stock: Steve Buscemi, Christopher Walken, Morrissey, Kurt & Courtney pack, Larry the Creator pack, and the Tobias Fünke pack. All illustrated by Tristan Douglas.

More cuties from Sad Truth Supply include: Ace of Spades, Crying Eye, and Mom.

Single pins ~ $10 each ~
Pin Packs ~ $20 a pair ~

ALL pins are available in our Kensington location, select pins are available in our Parkdale location (please call ahead if you are looking for something specific!)