CRAFT TOUR MAP
SKINCARE & APOTHECARY
Big City Beards
We have raised the bar by creating the healthiest alternative to men's traditional beard grooming & skin care products. #BeardlyBrilliant
We believe in challenging the status quo by thinking and doing business more responsibly. Our brand is focused on maintaining sustainable production practices, sourcing only certified organic ingredients, and an unwavering commitment to stringent quality testing.
We are proud that our beard grooming & skin care products are organic and produced sustainably and socially responsibly on Vancouver Island in Canada. Whether you're simply growing a little scruff or a full beard, our products will soothe your skin and soften your beard hair with organic ingredients that have used for hundreds of years by our forefathers.
C & M Craft
Handmade for the home, body, and heart -- organic and natural soy candles, bath bombs, lotions, balms, body mists, and more goodies. Also featuring cedar and fir saplings for only $10 each!
We are two young women in Victoria, BC with a love of nature, art, and creating! Together we have a background in tree planting, massage therapy, fine arts, sculpture, and craftsmanship. We work to collect the best natural, organic, and locally/ethically sourced materials for the simplest and most effective lovely products. Every product is handmade in small batches to ensure quality. We believe in spreading joy and environmental awareness wherever we go, and we put passion into all our products.
Flore Botanical Alchemy
Natural perfumer who grows, forages, infuses, tinctures and distills botanicals that are native to our island, formulating them with ethically sourced rare essences from around the world using old world perfume techniques. My products are intended for both women and men who have a desire to explore the sensual word of scent from the ritual of application to the intimacy with our minds. They appreciate the luxury of wearing precious and rare notes of the natural world on their skin. Renewing communication with themselves and each other.
Glow Jar Beauty Inc.
Glow Jar Beauty Inc. provides gentle yet effective skin care products which are handmade in small batches on Vancouver Island, BC using high quality ingredients intended to make your skin glow.
I’ve always made it a priority to take a holistic approach when deciding what goes on and into my body as well as my family’s, so it was only a matter of time before skin care was at the forefront of my mind.
I believe everyone has the ability to see positive changes in their skin. It all starts with implementing positive thoughts, consistent habits and a foundational understanding of your unique skin type, and implementing the skincare to get you to your skin goals.
Miiko Skin Co
Miiko Skin Co is a natural skin care product line made in Victoria BC. This product line is refillable throughout Victoria and the ingredients are sourced locally.
Miiko Skin Co strives to deliver optimized customer service and customized product recommendations. We recommend customers take our skin quiz so we can understand their skin and offer affordable samples to try before investing in a whole bottle. We are committed to sustainability and a circular economy by offer refillable solutions and bottle return. To date, we have refilled or repurposed over 3000 bottles.
Onyx Lion Herbs
Onyx Lion Herbs is the herbal skincare and medicine lovechild of medical herbalist Ada Guna, based out of W̱SÁNEĆ territory. Local plant medicines are used whenever possible, and product ingredients are organically sourced. Oils are infused slowly and products are handmade in small batches, with refillable and reusable containers being the goal (we will get there!) The offering is natural skincare as well as herbal medicine.
Ravensong Seeds & Herbals
Ravensong Seeds & Herbals is a small artisan seed and herbal product business located in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. We grow and gather each and every one of the herbs we use to create our products we sell to you. Growing and gathering the herbs ourselves guarantees our first-hand knowledge of quality and sustainability, providing you with seeds and herbal medicines of the highest standard both medicinally and environmentally.
We grow, gather or ethically wildcraft all of our seeds and herbs by hand, in small batches without the use of any pesticides, chemicals, or GMOs.
All of our offerings have grown from tending a living relationship with the land. We share this connection through offering our holistic herbal apprenticeship program. This hands-on, immersive program, offers a grounded foundation in herbal medicine through learning medicine making, ethical wildcrafting, botany and herb growing, as well as plant spirit medicine.
To learn more about or apply for our upcoming 2021 program please see http://ravensongherbals.com/apprenticeship
Salt & Seaweed Apothecary
SALT & SEAWEED APOTHECARY is a Vancouver Island based, luxury skincare brand rooted in nature, with ocean-infused ingredients breathing life, love and restorative properties into every handcrafted product created.
Skincare formulated for exceptional results and unparalleled pleasure - exquisite luxury straight from the sea. SALT & SEAWEED is a boutique skincare apothecary celebrating the rich, natural abundance of the Pacific Northwest, by offering locally crafted artisan luxuries made with wild-harvested seaweed, marine glacial clay, fresh ocean water and sea salt, created for health-conscious locavores. Discover the legendary renewing powers of the sea - you'll discover there's a true love story in every product.
SharGloMa makes handcrafted artisan soaps using quality ingredients and tested on willing family members.
Run by a soap-a-holic; SharGloMa is a labour of love. Passionate about creating beautiful soaps for everyday use, SharGloMa has over 25 years of creating their own formulas that produce a soap that is kind to all skin types. SharGloMa is also passionate about supporting women in business and is honoured to be able to use Shea butter hand produced by a women’s cooperative in Ghana. As well all of the coconut oil and cocoa butter used is from small independent farms in Ghana. SharGloMa focuses on soapmaking to ensure quality and value!