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Mara’s Fave Five

Welcome to another edition of Fave Five, where one of the members of Bird on a Wire will tell you about their current five favourite items in the store! With over 200 artists we love, it isn’t easy to just pick five, but Mara rose to the challenge and here are her faves: Jim Walton […]

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The Little Shop That Could: Our 5 Year Celebration!

On October 12th, Bird on a Wire Creations, the little shop that could on the corner of Broadway and Main, celebrated five years. “The past five years have been full to say the least,” says founder and owner Kate Nagel, who with her team works with over two hundred artists. “I have been incredibly blessed […]

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Book Release: Raw Crafts: 40 Projects from Hemp, Jute, Burlap and Cork

At Bird on a Wire Creations, we love big imaginations and work that inspires others. That’s why we’re so thrilled our friend Denise Corcoran is releasing her new book:Raw Crafts: 40 Projects from Hemp, Jute, Burlap and Cork. Denise has been an avid crafter since 2008, starting her own raw craft revolution she calls Thrifty […]

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Latest & Greatest – Fall Edition 2015

Welcome to Bird on the Wire’s “Latest & Greatest” – our way of featuring five great artists in-store! First, we show you three of our latest additions. We accept artists on an ongoing basis, so there’s always something new in the shop to discover! Then, we show you our past months two “greatest” artists, one […]

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9 Questions, 1 Recipe – Interview with Laura Offenwanger

We’d love you to meet our newest co-worker Laura Offenwanger in our latest blog post: “9 Questions, 1 Recipe”. Find out about her two different career paths and how she became a mentor with her creative skills! 1. What kinds of jobs did you have before Bird On A Wire? I have two different career paths! […]

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Four Fall Crafts and One Delish Dish!

It’s finally officially here! For autumn lovers everywhere, the lap-quilts, knitting and PSLs (Pumpkin Spice Lattes) are out! Bird on a Wire Creations has searched the web for four delightful fall crafts for you and your friends and one delish dish to munch on while you work! Check it out: 1. Warm+Witty gloves Sick of your […]

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Five Year Anniversary Party with Bird on a Wire Creations

What: Five Year Anniversary Party Where: Bird on a Wire Creations, 2535 Main Street When: 7:30-9:30pm, Thursday, October 15th 2015 If you can believe it, Bird on a Wire Creations is turning five this October! We’ve been supporting local artists and empowering creative communities in Vancouver since 2010, and now it’s time to celebrate all that […]

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Call for Artist Submissions – Holidays 2015

HEY LOCAL VANCOUVER CRAFTERS! We’re doing a call for submissions for the Holidays! Here at Bird on a Wire, we’ve been supporting local artists and empowering creative communities in Vancouver since 2010. We sell art and handcrafted gifts, decor, jewelry and much more! Year round, we feature more than 200 local artists from a hundred […]

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Carmen’s Fave Five

Here at Bird on a Wire, we work together to hand-select over 200 artists we love, but we each have our favourites. In our Fave Five, a member of the Bird team will let you their five favourite items in store. This week, Carmen tells us her favourites. Jennifer Harwood – Kit’s Beach – $65 There are frankly […]

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Three Ways to Declutter for the School Year

The school year approaches, and soon the house will be back to a frenzy and your kids are going to have even less time to clean their rooms (well, like they were really nailing it in the summer time, but it’s not going to get any better). We’ve found three simple DIYs to declutter for […]