Meet the Makers
craft: candlemaking, sewing, knitting
about: The main face behind the brand, Sophia has loved both crafting and connecting with the community from a young age. Sophia learned how to knit at age 4 and has since expanded her craft into sewing, needlework, and candlemaking. When not creating or meeting others at markets, Sophia is an earth sciences PhD student at the University of Toronto, studying the historic and future impacts of human activity on local water quality.
craft: photography, woodworking
about: Working in the background, Matteo brings the Valley to life through his wildlife and landscape photography. He creates rustic and functional wooden home and outdoor decor, working with natural materials sourced locally whenever possible. Matteo is currently a veterinary student at the Royal Veterinary College in London, England (and is taking a small hiatus from crafting)
Mama Crafting Co.
craft: pottery, woodworking, sewing
about: The OG crafter with a background in fine arts, Mama Crafting Co. provides much needed moral and crafting support. Big rush order just came in? Mama Crafting Co. is there to pack boxes and stick labels. Last minute market? You bet you'll find her loading the car and applying finishing touches. Come say hi to her at markets - you might just find her fun, unique, and functional gifts every once in a while!