Faces of Truro Live
We’re so excited to announce a brand new collaboration in my hometown of Truro Nova Scotia. I was born and raised here and while we don’t live in Truro at the moment, we’re so thrilled to be able to help show-off this special town. I’ve had the pleasure of watching Truro evolve over the years and the transformation of the downtown core has been remarkable, to say the least. These days you can find all kinds of festivals, events, concerts, block parties, and things to do all year round. And, what’s even more special than the events and happenings of the town are the humans making it all happen!
So that’s what this series is all about. We’re proud to introduce #FACESOFTRUROLIVE where we have the privilege to shine a spotlight on some of the incredible biz owners behind the brands and we’re kicking it off with a visit to Thrown Together Pottery with Danielle Sawada.
Thrown Together Pottery
#FACESOFTRUROLIVE Episode 1
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I maintain that there’s no one else who loves pottery as much as I do. In fact, I have a substantial collection and most of it came from Danielle’s studio. I’ve been working for years to replace all of my tableware with pottery and I’m getting very close! But, aside from pottery that you can purchase, there are also some truly unique things happening behind the scenes and that’s really what we wanted to focus on today.
>> [4:25] Who is Danielle and how Thrown Together Pottery came about
>> [7:55] Gorgeous gift ideas from mugs to bowls to custom orders
>> [13:22] Tree faces (don’t know what that is? Watch the vid!
>> [13:58] Pottery Classes 101 (you come away with 15 – 20 pieces of pottery)
>> [16:28] Wood fired pottery – these were beautiful!
>> [19:08] Custom urns are a beautiful way to celebrate your loved ones. Some are unfired so they can degrade into the ground which we thought was a lovely sentiment for pets
>> [23:22] Bowls for balance is a fundraiser for mental health
We love hearing from you, so if you’ve got any questions about this episode or any other just leave us a comment!
*this series is sponsored by the Downtown Truro Partnership and is designed to pull back the curtain and let you get a glimpse of the amazing humans behind these brands. As always, all opinions remain our own!