Uppercase Magazine

June 19, 2017Magazines & Books

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 4, 2016Magazines & Books

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 … Read More

New in Kensington – Maker’s Magazine!

February 26, 2016Magazines & Books

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 … Read More

Adult Colouring Books

November 19, 2015Magazines & Books, Storefront

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 … Read More

Fantastic Cities x 1000 Dot-to-Dot

September 10, 2015Do it yourself (DIY), Magazines & Books, Paper, Storefront

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 … Read More

Let’s Talk Print Books!

April 20, 2015Magazines & Books, Storefront No Comments

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 … Read More

A Handmade hot spot!

October 26, 2014Magazines & Books, News & Events No Comments

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 … Read More