Uppercase Magazine

June 19th, 2017 by

Been in a creative slump? Get some inspiration with Uppercase Magazine. We have current and past issues in stock, stop by the shop and grab your copy today! Sold at $18 each for the creative and curious!

New Workbooks & Colouring Books in Kensington!

April 4th, 2016 by

We have some awesome new activity books in Kensington filled with the best weekend projects. Looking to do a paper cut project? Hoping to buff up your crochet skills? In the mood to chill out with a colouring book? We’ve got you covered. Check out the new selection of fun DIY books we’ve got in […]

New in Kensington – Maker’s Magazine!

February 26th, 2016 by

We are very excited to have a new magazine in our Kensington shop from the Oakville, ON locals – Maker’s Movement! From their website: “Maker’s Movement is an online platform and bi-annual print publication that celebrates creativity… Maker’s Movement exists to support and promote handmade and independent businesses. We strive to overcome the expectations that attempt […]

Your “Most Excellent Adventure” ~ Travel Journals!

January 16th, 2016 by

Looking to see the world? Get away from the cold weather? We have some great ideas to get you inspired! Don’t know where to go or what to see? Browse through one of our many map-oriented reads! These amazingly illustrated books of various city’s maps and buildings make choosing places to see a total breeze. Once […]

Adult Colouring Books

November 19th, 2015 by

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. Secret […]

Fantastic Cities x 1000 Dot-to-Dot

September 10th, 2015 by

Hot town, summer in the city. As we ride out these last days of an Indian summer, why not mull over Torontonian Steve McDonald‘s ardently detailed colouring book, Fantastic Cities? Wildly accurate, and sure to take your mind off this heat. Or give Melbourne, Australia’s Thomas Pavitte‘s 1000 Dot-To-Dot Cities a try. Connect the dots and pretend you’re on […]

Father’s Day Reminder!

June 19th, 2015 by

Father’s Day falls on Sunday June 21st this year – don’t forget! Not to worry, we still have some Father’s Day cards if you did forget. If you need any last minute gift ideas for dear old Dad check out some of the stuff below. Knotted Nest bifold wallet, $30 each These handmade wallets come […]

Let’s Talk Print Books!

April 20th, 2015 by

We’ve got a bunch of printmaking how-to books at our Kensington location that we’re super excited about!  Screen printing, relief, letterpress… and more! Pick up a new hobby or add to your existing print knowledge this spring with one of our many books about print making. Let us help you expand your library! For someone […]

Holiday Gift Ideas…For the Craft Lover!

November 14th, 2014 by

We’ve got loads of super fun and creative gift ideas – sure to please the crafty person in your life! The Tattoo Coloring Book – $20.00 Tattoo artist Megamunden shares some of his traditional designs in this colouring book. Secret Garden Coloring Book – $20.00 An inky treasure hunt colouring book! With lots of tiny […]

A Handmade hot spot!

October 26th, 2014 by

We just received the winter 2014 issue of Toronto’s design guide, ‘Designlines’ and we’re on page 109 as part of a DIY/hands-on workshop gift guide for the city! Kid Icarus is in good company, alongside Paintlounge and The Shop. “Fill your family’s mailboxes with custom seasonal greeting cards. This beginner class-taught by the pros behind […]