Father’s Day Gift Boxes

It’s one week until Father’s Day, are you prepared for your Papa? In conjunction with Father’s Day and Car Free Day, Bird on a Wire is providing beautiful gift boxes for fathers and teachers featuring delectable delights from a variety of our local artists! We’ve also teamed up with our awesome neighbours D Original Sausage […]

East Van Cross

Five Ways to Sell the Same Piece of Work!

You’ve taken the world’s best shot. You’ve spent 25 hours making an epic painting. Now the only trouble is convincing people to buy it. The work itself is great, but not everyone can spend their whole budget to support the effort you’ve made. Many of our artists in store have mastered the art of passive income: using […]

D-Original Sausages

Beef, Beer, and Beads

Join us this Father’s Day, June 21st for the 7th annual Car Free Day! The streets of Vancouver are shutting down for a creative day of strolling our favourite neighbourhoods. Bird on a Wire will be celebrating with some of our favourite artists and very special guests! Glass artists Maria Keating of Sage and Sprite and […]

Soleil Fleming

Artist, Soleil Fleming Featured in Etsy’s Handbook

Soleil Fleming is one the few artists we highlight outside of our 100 mile radius. This is one part because she once called BC home, and one part because her work is just so enthralling. Soleil, who now calls Quebec’s Laurentian Mountains home, was recently featured in the Seller Handbook for her earthy ceramic jewelry […]

Kate Nagel, owner of Bird on a Wire Creations

The Province features Bird on a Wire

Five years ago, store owner Kate Nagel started our shop with the lofty goal of selling local artists’ work within 100 miles – and to take those artists from starving to thriving. Kate was recently featured in the Province for her ‘hundred mile diet’ of selling local arts and wares. Read about her goals for local […]


March’s Latest & Greatest

Welcome to Bird on the Wire’s “Latest & Greatest” column –our way of featuring five great artists in our store! The “Latest” category will feature the most recent artist additions. We accept artists on an ongoing basis, so this is a great way to remind you that there is always something new in the shop […]