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Staff Selections | July Edition

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Our staff is back for the July Edition of Staff Selections!  All of our staff is very well-versed in all of the unique products we carry, so we asked them to select two products that they feel like you should have in your home, in your closet or on your walls! This month Team Member Emily tells you about her favorites: Handmade Flannel Infinity Scarves and Paine Products! HANDMADE FLANNEL INFINITY SCARVES "I like the scarves because they are a perfect accessory and can be paired with so many different outfits! Wear over a tee shirt dress during a night...

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Artists You'll Love: A State of Copper

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A State of Copper is a new addition to the shop this season, and boy are we glad we can partner with them! An instant best seller and it's not hard to tell why. These copper creations are not only one-of-a-kind, but made with such detail and precision that you just can't look away. Read more about how A State of Copper came to be and get the inside scoop of how these beautiful pieces are created.  "We constructed a copper and stone bar in our Michigan log cabin. We wanted to hang an appropriate piece of art to complete...

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Staff Selections | June Edition

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Our staff is back for the June Edition of Staff Selections!  All of our staff is very well-versed in all of the unique products we carry, so we asked them to select two products that they feel like you should have in your home, in your closet or on your walls! This month Team Member Kaitlynn tells you about her favorites: Harwood Gold savory maple goods and A State of Copper copper art (a Canvas & Paddle best seller!) HARWOOD GOLD SAVORY MAPLE GOODS "Not only is Hardwood Gold unique with its sweet maple flavor, but it tastes absolutely fantastic. I...

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Our Favorite Island Event: Mackinac Island Lilac Festival

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Every year for 10 fun-filled days, the island is buzzing with people from all over the world to celebrate and enjoy the Lilac Festival. This is the 70th year for the festival and our favorite island event. Read more to find out why. Photo: Mackinac Island Tourism Bureau The festival takes place June 8 through 17, 2018 and is packed with fun family-friendly events and activities. Including the coronation of the Lilac Festival Queen and Court, Lilac Festival 10K, horse drawn carriage tours, numerous concerts, wine tastings, A Taste of Mackinac Culinary Event, Mackinac Island Dog and Pony Show, the Lilac...

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Artists You'll Love: Dani Knoph

We are always excited to talk about Dani Knoph - a northern Michigan artist who is passionate about the outdoors and art (two of our favorite things!) Read on to see how Dani got her start in painting and why we think her work is a perfect addition to any Canvas & Paddle customer home.  Having grown up spending summers in Gaylord and Kalkaska, Dani gives northern Michigan credit to where she developed a passion for observing wildlife and her love of being in nature. She studied art and design at the Penny Stamps School of Art & Design at the...

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