Thrifty By Design has been featured in a few interviews, talks and workshops. Here's hoping there are more to come!
I'm partnering with Habitat for Humanity for a Xmas Crafternoon on Sunday, December 8th at the North Vancouver ReStore. More details to come.
I'm partnering with the Guildford Library for a Winter Crafternoon on Saturday, December 7th from 2pm to 4pm. More details to come.
I'm partnering with the North Vancouver City Library for a Xmas Crafternoon on Sunday, December 1st from 1:30pm to 3pm. More details to come.
I'm partnering with the North Vancouver District Library for a Xmas Crafternoon on Saturday, November 30th from 1pm to 3pm at the Capilano Branch. More details to come.
Make Your Own Superhero Outfit Workshop
I'm partnering with Trade School Vancouver for an upcycling workshop on October 20th from 1:30pm to 3:30pm at Blim. We're making superhero outfits out of 'junk'.
North Shore News Feature
The North Shore Culture Days kick off event was featured in the 'Bright Lights' section of the North Shore News, North Shore Culture Days Kick Off, on October 18th.
Culture Days Upcycling Workshop: Story Crafting
I partnered with the North Vancouver City Library for a Culture Days upcycling workshop on September 29th from 1:30pm to 3pm. We created crafty projects that focused on storytelling through craft.
CTV Morning Live Segment
I was part of a segment on CTV Morning Live about Culture Days on September 25th. Rob Gloor, Executive Director at Greater Vancouver Alliance for Arts and Culture, and I were interviewed by Aamer Haleem. Click here to watch the full interview.
North Shore News Article
I was featured in an article about Culture Days in the North Shore News, Culture Days opens doors to the arts, on September 25th.
North Shore Outlook Feature
I was highlighted in a feature about Culture Days in the North Shore Outlook, Culture Day events come to the North Shore, on September 25th.
Made in Magazine Blog Post
I wrote a blog post for Made in Magazine, Culture Days 2013 is coming. The post focused on my upcoming upcycling workshops for this year's Culture Days.
Upcycling Workshop: Turning Garbage into Funky Jewelry
I'm hosting another upcycling workshop through the North Vancouver City Library on August 25th from 1:30pm to 3pm. We'll be making jewelry from repurposed materials - pieces of wood, wine corks, scrap paper & anything else we can find!
Made in Magazine Feature
TBD was one of the feature interviews in the Made In Magazine Premiere Issue. I'll also be a regular contributor writing about local crafty happenings and places. And anything else that strikes my fancy! Read the inaugural issue via www.issue.com.
Upcycling Workshop: Upcycling Items from Your Recycle Bin
I hosted an upcycling workshop through the North Vancouver City Library on July 28th from 1:30pm to 3pm. We upcycled items found in your household recycling bin - cereal boxes, tissue boxes & toilet roll tubes.
Get Crafty Upcycling Workshop
I hosted another upcycling workshop. This time through the North Vancouver District Library on June 15th from 1pm to 3pm at the Capilano Branch. We created various items like funky creatures, purses and brooches out of old wool sweaters.
Culture Days National Congress
I was in Toronto for the Culture Days National Congress on May 23 and 24 as the BC Champion for Culture Days.
Craft, the Environment & Community Talk
I was invited to speak at a talk through the Craft Council of BC about Craft, the Environment & Community.