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Foodie Friday: Making the Link – Sausages and Beer

Aren’t sausage puns the wurst? Beer and sausages: a perfect pairing. Below I’d like to call attention to two venues in Ottawa’s east end where you can indulge your palate with these two German delicacies. Beechwood’s newly opened Clarkstown Kitchen and Bar (formerly El Mason) has modernized the historical beer and sausage marriage and taken it […]

Foodie Friday: Tooth & Nail Brewing Company

It’s becoming almost a weekly activity for me to receive news of a new Ottawa brewery opening and then working with the beautiful people at Apt613 to help spread the news. To be clear, this is no complaint but praise for the outstanding growth of the brewing community locally. What’s even better about all this […]

OMM takes over Orange Art Gallery tonight!

When Jessica Vermette and Jenna Hutcheson graduated from university, both chose not to begin immediately pursuing careers in their respective fields. The friends decided to adventure down the creative path and opened their own flower design business, L’Orangerie Pop Up Flower Shop. With a creative small business of their own in its early stages, they began to […]

Christmas Sip & Sign Night

Simply Stunning Events & Design is proud to announce our first ever Sip & Sign event in Ottawa!!! Move over Paint Night! Our Sip & Sign nights are here to steal the show! With a variety of different stencil selections to choose from you have the freedom of creation! With a variety of stencil options […]

Learn To Mend

Repair, don’t toss! Swap, don’t shop! Evening of January 29, 2018, at Makerspace North at 250 City Centre Ave, Bay 216. Bring clothing or textiles in need of repair, and learn how to sew, darn, felt, patch, etc. your way back to useable clothing from one of several demonstrators. Browse used clothing and yarn/knitting supplies […]

Maker Day at the Ottawa Tool Library!

Connect . Create . Make Do you need work space to get your DIY projects done? Maybe you don’t want to schlepp that big planer home or you just need to make a few cuts on a table saw. You can now do that every 2nd Sunday of every second month at our tool library. […]

Creature Creation with Art in Jest

We’re going to be building beasts and making monsters and we need Monster Makers to do it! Brenda is one of the makers behind the Hintonbeasts, Guardians of the ‘Burg and she wants to teach you how to make your very own creature to guard your room, your home, your school, your sock drawer… In […]

Screen Printing for Love and Glory – Tea Towel Edition!

This workshop is a hands-on tour of the world of silk screen printing. Mysteries revealed! Tips shared! And, you get a chance to make your own silk screened tea towels! Wow. It’s no big deal how fun this will be! This is a great place to start if you’ve ever been curious about screen printing. […]