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Vancouver Car Free Day June 17th Recap

We just completed another wonderful Car Free Day on Main St! Vancouver Car Free Day on Main St Car Free Day is an annual grassroots street festival that celebrates local businesses and promotes sustainability. Along Main St on June 17th, over 20 streets were closed off to car traffic, letting the Vancouver public enjoy a […]

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Car Free Day Vancouver is June 17th on Main St

The much anticipated Car Free Day returns to Vancouver on Main St this June 17th! Car Free Day is an annual free event where people are encouraged to get around without cars and instead ride a bus, bicycle, or walk. Spanning 21 blocks, from East Broadway to 33rd Ave, the Main St. event is the largest of the […]

Mothers as Artists

Our Artists Talk About Motherhood

Mother’s Day is on it’s way! Here at Bird on a Wire we feature many talented artists who are also mothers. This week, I sought them out to ask them how they take on the challenges of being a working mother and an artist. I spoke with Mathilde Fabry of Petit Loulou, mixed media artist, Lori […]

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Canada Post Lockout: What Artists & Entrepreneurs Can Do

We’ve all heard the rumblings, but the news outlets now consider it a virtual certainty that Canada Post will move to lock out its employees starting as early as July 2nd. If the lockout goes forward, there will be no letters, mailers or parcels delivered on and after that date.  And in addition, no mail […]

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Vote Now! – Georgia Straight Best of Vancouver

It’s the Georgia Straight‘s 18th annual Best of Vancouver and you can help make Bird on the Wire Creations Vancouver’s Best Gift Store and Best Sustainable Goods/Gift Store by voting online NOW! Not only will you get the satisfaction of supporting and promoting one of your favourite stores, but you will also be entered into a grand prize […]