ABOUT THE ART Lacey Bakker Keeping up with our physical distancing efforts, we reached out to one of our favourite artists in residence, Lacey Bakker, author and founder of Pandamonium Publishing House. She answered all your questions about being an author and her process. 1. Are there any traditions you partake in when writing or
Shan Lebrie 1. Are there any traditions you partake in when painting or getting ready to paint?Whenever I am in the studio, the only thing that keeps my mind focused is the Twilight movie series. The soundtrack (which is amazing!) with the break up of (incredibly simple) dialogue help to not overstimulate my mind when
1. Are there any traditions you partake in when creating your signs?I bring my Spotify playlist into the workshop and get into a flow state with whatever strikes my fancy that day. If I need motivation it’s 90’s hip hop (which you’ll find influences some of our work). If I need to mellow out it might
You know what they say about discussing politics, religion, and cats-versus-snow at the dinner table: it’s going to cause an argument. Uncle Jerry will refuse to admit his fallacy of thought, Timmy will run away crying and Mom, on her third glass of vino, will turn up the music to drown out the craziness of it
Our local love, Emily from Wicked Lovely Creations always keeps it cute and sassy with her hand stamped wearables. Nest has all her charms in-store! Come check them out. 1. Are there any traditions you partake in when painting or getting ready to paint?Whenever I’m metal stamping, I’m usually listening to music (I love a variety of
All the way from Quebec! Joachim from Sébéjo inspires us with his positive attitude and great advice on making art! Nest has lots of their cute pillows in-store! Come check them out. 1. Are there any traditions you partake in when painting or getting ready to paint?We draw and produce most of our work in our garden.
…My kitties have the best-pampered lives and I’m often envious of them, especially the sleeping all day…
It’s so fluffy! Our artists come from all across Canada and bring unique gifts, perspectives and stories to each of the pieces they create. Nest is delighted to have the creative creations from local Grimsby artist, Greg at Fluffy Cloud Workshop! Bunny love is real with all of their cute products here at Nest: stickers,
About the art with Joanne Jarry.
CAT BUTT COASTERS! What else can we say? These cat butt coasters by Sew Yarn Adorable have been with Nest since we opened! We love these hilarious little guys, which serve both as fashion, function and conversation piece. The perfect hostess gift for the cat lover in your life.