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10 cool finds at the Inspired Hands Arts and Craft Show

Tag a friend for a chance to win tickets to the show and a $50 shopping spree

Over 70 artisans will showcase their wares at this spring's Inspired Hands Arts and Craft Show, which will take place at the Holiday Inn in Sudbury from March 17-19.

Here's a tiny peek at some of the neat things you will find at this year's show. is giving away two prize packages that include two tickets plus a $50 gift certificate that you can spend at the craft show. Simply tag a friend in the comments below for a chance to win. Two winners will be selected at random and announced in the comments section on March 15.

1. Multi-use clothing by Olio Eco

Olio Eco creates organic and natural fiber functional clothing that can be worn in multiple ways.

2. Clay milk jugs by Jane's Pottery

The high fire clay used to make the jug is slow to change temperature so it keeps your milk cold as it sits on the table. How cool is that?

3. 'Sculpted paintings' by Claustro

A husband and wife team collaborate to create "sculpted paintings." Stuart sculpts a bas-relief on a solid wood panel and Carol adds contemporary realist painting to the piece to create these tactile living paintings.

4. Glass design by Carson Merriefield

From buttons to jewellery to drawer pulls, Carson Merriefield Glass by Design is colourful and unique.

5. Hand-crafted leather accessories by Karen Gunna Leather

Leather handbags, backpacks and accessories that you will fall in love with and enjoy for years.

6. Crab and Lobster mousse by Little Shop of Lobsters

Crab Mousse goes great with bacon, mushrooms and if you don’t mind a kick, anything jalapeño offers an amazing complement. 

7. Jeelee Joolery by Jennifer McKee

Necklaces, rings, earrings and bracelets made from semi-precious stones and beads hand wrapped in wire.

8. Artisanal chocolate by Christy's Gourmet Gifts

Delectable sweets made from Belgian chocolate and pure butter that remind you of home.

9. Botanical bath and body by Beach Baby

Crafted skincare and bath products using the most natural ingredients available, with the least impact possible on the environment.

10. Wooden kitchenware by Rosewell Woodworking

From furniture to cutting boards, Rosewell Woodworking shapes wood into beautiful and unique pieces.

The Inspired Hands Arts and Craft Show runs from March 17 to 19 at the Holiday Inn, located at 1696 Regent St. Doors are open Fri. from 12 to 9 p.m., Sat. from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sun. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is $6. Tag a friend in the comments below for a chance to win two passes to the show plus a $50 shopping spree from

For a full list of artisans visit


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