Hoglumps Q + A

December 25, 2019Storefront

Hoglumps is run by the talented Alex Brownell. Lovely screen printed goods and textiles, handmade in Canada.Check out our Hoglumps Artist Q + A! How did you start?I’ve been sewing since I was a child, I think I learned to sew in Brownies (the thing before Girl Scouts). I would make little plushies from socks, … Read More

Furoshiki Gallery

December 23, 2019Storefront

Furoshiki: The art of cloth wrapping Opening Reception: November 30th, 12-6pmGift wrapping with Furoshiki demo at 2pmGallery location: SAMARA Contemporary, 156 Augusta Avenue, Kensington Market, Toronto. www.samaracontemporary.com | www.instagram.com/samara_contemporary SAMARA Contemporary in collaboration with Kid Icarus, are pleased to announce Furoshiki, A group exhibition that will feature the works of 20 artists working with the theme: “Gifting” Furoshiki wrap is an … Read More

Holiday Hours

December 19, 2019Storefront

Check out this Years Holiday hours!We will be open from 11am – 4pm December 24th for Christmas Eve.December 25th – 27th we are closed. December 31st we are open 11am – 4pm and closed January 1st to celebrate the New Years. Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year!

Holiday Gift Guide 2

December 17, 2019Storefront

Have a secret Santa, need some stocking stuffer gifts?We’ve got some great ideas in store for you.Most of our items are local, and handmade making them one of a kind treasures.Prices are listed below. Slip-On Canvas Pencil Case – $14Ever wish you had a pencil but didn’t want to carry your huge pencil case?These cases … Read More

Holiday Gift Guide 1

December 11, 2019Storefront

Shopping for that nature lover or outdoor enthusiasts in your life? We have outdoor crafts and games as well as eco-friendly gift wrap. Stay tuned for our next Holiday Gift Guide! Prices are listed below: Eco friendly Furoshiki Gift Wrap – $45We have several different designs by 20 local artists, Gift Wrap is 24”x24” and … Read More

OOAK 2019

November 16, 2019Storefront

Kid Icarus will be at the One of a Kind Winter Show 2019.Come by and say hi at booth J21 November 24th to December 1st!At Kid Icarus we take pride in representing locally made items with the highest quality standards. We specialize in screen printed paper products from posters to greeting cards. Each piece is … Read More

Sparkle Collective Q + A

October 15, 2019Storefront

We had the pleasure of interviewing Sparkle Collective Britt Saunders is the creator of Sparkle Collective. Based out of Toronto, Canada Sparkle Collective is fuelled by donuts, and inspired by cats and magic. Sparkle Collective Artist Q & A: How did you start? My background is in graphic design, but I’ve been drawing since I … Read More

Store Hours

October 11, 2019Storefront

Kid Icarus Will be closed Monday, October 14th for Thanksgiving! Regular hours will resume October 15th. Enjoy the long weekend.


September 25, 2019News & Events, Storefront

Addelle McCauley is a Toronto based artist and screen printer. Her work explores the the relationships between corporeality and transcendental states of mind through the themes of ritual and ceremony. Jackie Lee is a printmaker who specializes in screen printing and independent publications. As well as enamel pins and patches and other fun printed goodies. … Read More

Allison + Cam Q&A

August 26, 2019Storefront

We had the pleasure of sitting down with Allison Burda + Cam Gee, Working collaboratively they make illustrations and animations as well as sell there own line of greeting cards. They create things in the spirit of colour and fun. Allison + Cam Artist Q & A: How did you start? Neither of us went to … Read More