Chalk Therapy refinishes, redesigns, and upcycles old, vintage and antique furniture to breath new life to forgotten furniture. Whether you’ve got an item you want to refresh, you’re looking for a new item for your home or you want to learn painting techniques yourself, we can help you find what you’re looking for. Stop by the Works to view our current projects and finished pieces and choose your paint for your next DIY project!
Handcrafted in Peterborough, Little Miss Knotty creates unique wood products including cutting and serving boards, furniture, home decor pieces and more. Stop by the Works to learn more about Jenn’s custom pieces to enhance your decor.
Maker of wooden spoons, spatulas and serving ware produced using locally found, sourced, or recycled hardwoods, Wooden Alternatives owner Taylor Craig is an extremely talented artist whose unique products will be on full display in the Works!
If you love rainbows, bright colours, and handmade jewelry, you’ve come to the right place. Rainbow Jewelry Shop creates handmade chainmaille jewelry and beaded jewelry including designs based on LGBT+ Pride colour sets. Stop by Electric City Works to check out Vanessa’s beautifully intricate jewelry and accessories and learn more about custom colour choices.
Fresh Essences believes in fresh, handmade and less chemicals. Owner Roxanne takes this approach in creating amazing bath and body products. Not just bath bombs, Roxanne creates small batch bath and body products as well as supplies to get you started in your own DIY projects. Check out her shop for sugar scrubs, artisan soaps, lotions, body butters, shower steamers, bubble bars, and insect repellent. New products and holiday themed items are always being added, so check back into the Works often.
Victoria Rose Collection offers a beautiful line of handcrafted sterling silver and gemstone jewelry. All jewelry is crafted using only the finest gemstones, crystals and precious metals and each piece is made with care and special attention to detail. From designing and crafting the jewelry to packaging and shipping, Emily Victoria Rose is passionate about every part of her business and her customers.
Lea is the inspiration behind Dwyer Art Studio, using her passion for surfing, the ocean and travelling the world to create her abstract works. The love she has for the natural world is apparent in her work as she embraces the vibrant colours of nature and captures the fleeting movement of the ocean tide. Watch Dwyer create her masterpieces in The Works as she experiments with the reaction between materials and gravity, allowing her paintings to emerge. Her process is entirely intuitive and never to be duplicated.
This is not your grandmother’s china. Heidi, “The Rebel Crafter”, repurposes vintage dinnerware and gives it a touch of whit and whimsy. Fueled by coffee and diet coke, she spends her weekends scouring antique shops for great pieces in need of a pick-me-up. Her decorative plates feature lovely flowers, gold details, sarcastic sayings, and bad words, perfect for the domestic goddess that’s both classy and sassy. Who said china has to be charming?
Kawartha Design Co brings you unique, handcrafted home decor and creates inspired pieces that you’ll not only love but feel connected to. One of Nikki’s favourite parts of her journey is creating pieces for your home and the big moments in your life. Stop by the Works to shop Kawartha Design Co’s unique products and learn about custom options.
Bethany LeBlonc is a local artist working with watercolour, acrylic paint, found materials, and different fibre art techniques. Painting is more than just a hobby for Bethany, when out and about she is always finding opportunities to turn something into a painting from landscapes to everyday objects. Bethany loves working with her clients and what they desire a piece to look like. To accomplish a painting that they are pleased with is a great joy for her!
Burnin Beads By Kira makes glass beads and jewellery. All glass is handmade by owner Kira Robertson. The beads are all glass, formed and decorated using a torch and various tools. The beads are then made into jewellery, using the highest quality of parts, including sterling or fine silver. Speak to Kira about your ideas for a custom order.
The feel, smell & natural beauty of leather as it draws in and wears the life surrounding it is truly unique. This is why leather stands the test of time. At Branded Heron Leatherworks we know the only limit to what can be done with leather is imagination. Each piece is crafted by hand and will certainly become a one of a kind item. Stop by The Works to view the rustic, rugged and unique leather goods. #leathermakesitbetter
200 Charlotte Street
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada