Events - The Purple Raven Boutique


Past events

Sep 29

Etsy Made In Canada Market

The Purple Raven Boutique will be a vendor at the upcoming Etsy Made In Canada Fall Market. Join us on Saturday, September 29th from 10am-4pm for our annual Etsy: Made in Canada Market! Taking place in the heart of downtown at Atlantic Place, 215 Water Street.

10:00am - 4:00pm NDT

Atlantic Place, 215 Water Street, St. John's NL

Aug 17 - Aug 19

Pop-Up Market at Quidi Vidi

The Purple Raven Boutique will be doing its last pop-up of the summer at the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation this coming weekend. It's always a pleasure to visit with the talented resident artisans and visitors there. We will be open for business 11-5 Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Hope to see you there!

11:00am - 5:00pm NDT

10 Maple View Place, St. John's NL A1A 5W2

Aug 1 - Aug 26

Our Elements- Historic Sites Association Gallery Show

The Purple Raven Boutique is one of the artists/craftspeople featured in this wonderful exhibit, curated by the Historic Sites Association and located on the second floor above the Heritage Shop at 309 Water Street. Drop by between noon and 5 p.m. until August 26th to check it out!

12:00pm - 5:00pm NDT

Heritage Shop (Second Floor) 309 Water Street, St. John's NL

Jul 18 - Jul 22

Pop-Up at The Quidi Vidi Village Plantation

The Purple Raven Boutique will be returning to the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation for a five-day pop-up engagement and will be bringing her latest designs as well as some sale items. Got visitors and want to browse fine craft in a picturesque location? Then the QVVP is a great place to visit.

11:00am - 5:00pm NDT

Quidi Vidi Village Plantation, 10 Maple View Place, St. Johns NL

Jul 7 - Aug 12

Annual Members' Show

The Purple Raven Boutique is proud to be joining fellow members of the Craft Council of Newfoundland and Labrador in the Annual Members' Show. The three pieces I've submitted are pictured below. To learn more about the CCNL, their Grand Opening and the hours the members' show is open, go to the CCNL Facebook page at:

Jun 2 - Jun 16

Cancelled - Viking Wire Knitting Essentials

This class has beenpostponed until the fall. If you are interested in being notified of future course listings, please get in touch with me via email -

May 12

Dark Side Collection Launch

The Purple Raven Boutique is launching its new Dark Side Collection at Pinpoint Ink! Unique designs in antiqued copper and silver, and handcrafted in Newfoundland and Labrador. Drop down and enter your name and email address for a chance to win your own Black Dahlia pendant! Hope to see you there.

7:00am - 2:00pm NDT

Pinpoint Ink, 214 Duckworth Street, St. John's NL

May 5

Etsy Made in Canada Spring Market

Mother's Day is coming and The Purple Raven Boutique wants to help make it special. We will be at Atlantic Place on May 5th and will be offering 15% off everything (including clearance items) that day only. Can't shop in person or live out of town? No problem. From May 1 - 14, I'm offering free shipping to Canadian customers through my online store. Go to and check the banner at the top of the page for details.

10:00am - 5:00pm NDT

Atlantic Place, 215 Water Street, St. John's NL

Feb 11

Viking Style Wire Knitting Workshop

This first class is now full! If you are interested in going on a waiting list for the next class, please call the Craft Council at 753-2749 or email them at

2:30am - 9:00am NST

Craft Council Gallery, Devon House, 59 Duckworth Street, St. John’s

Feb 10

Making Drop Style Earrings - A One Hour Workshop

In one hour, you will learn how to make a wire wrapped loop and use this new skill to create a pair of drop style earrings, like the ones in the picture. The $15.00 (plus HST) fee covers instruction, materials and use of needed tools. This mini workshop is part of the "Show Yourself a Little Love" Event happening at the Plantation that day. "Show Yourself a Little Love" is an opportunity to engage in a little self-indulgence, alone or with a friend.

10:00am - 11:00am NST

Quidi Vidi Village Plantation, 10 Mapleview Place, St. John's, NL

Dec 12 - Dec 15

Shopping by Appointment with The Purple Raven Boutique

From December 12 - 15th, The Purple Raven Boutique is offering shopping by appointment between 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. where you can come and browse our selection at your convenience. To make an appointment, please call 709-769-8163 the day before you wish to shop. Please note, for safety and security reasons, appointments must made the day before. Drop-ins after regular hours are not possible. Other studios on site will be closed.

1:00pm - 4:30pm NST

10 Maple View Place, St. John's NL

Dec 10

Murray's Christmas Market

This will be The Purple Raven Boutique's last market date of the year and I'm pleased to say it will be at a new location! Murray's Garden Centre and Landscape Services is hosting a mini Christmas Market on December 10th running from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Drop by and say hello won't you?

10:00am - 2:00pm NST

Murray's Garden Centre, 1525 Portugal Cove Road, Portugal Cove, NL

Dec 2

QVVP Christmas Craft Open House

Once a year, the artisans at the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation host a Christmas Open House and invite some of their crafty friends to join in. The result is a wonderfully unique Christmas market featuring fine contemporary craft in a friendly and scenic setting. The Purple Raven Boutique will be there. We hope you will join us!

8:30am - 3:30pm NST

Quidi Vidi Village Plantation

Nov 25

Making Textured Metal Earrings

Class Description: Participants will learn basic metal and wire working techniques to create a pair of earrings. This workshop is being sponsored by Tourism Bell Island. To register please contact Gail Sheppard at 488-2411. Cost is $20.

Nov 18

Etsy Holiday Market

Join us for a Handmade & Vintage Holiday Market, presented by the Etsy St. John's Region Team! Accomplish some of your holiday shopping in a fun and festive environment on Saturday, November 18th at Atlantic Place from 10am-4pm. The Purple Raven Boutique will be there along with over 35 LOCAL Etsy sellers offering a wide variety of quality handmade and vintage products.

8:30am - 2:30pm NST

Atlantic Place, Water Street, St. John's, NL

Nov 9 - Nov 12

CCNL Christmas Craft Fair

This Christmas give handmade, and meet the makers behind the most recognized craft in the province. All of the vendors have been juried by the Standards Committee of the Craft Council, and have met the standards of excellence to ensure the highest quality of craft. Join us at the Jack Byrne Arena in Torbay, from November 9-12 and discover what it means to be handcrafted. The Purple Raven Boutique will be in booth 11. Hope to see you there!

8:30am - 7:30pm NST

Jack Byrne Arena, Torbay, NL

Nov 5

The Little Christmas Fair for Hope

Please join The Purple Raven Boutique at the 6th annual fundraiser for breast cancer research, the Canadian Canacer Society of Newfoundland and Labrador and The Dr. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre. Admission is $2.00 (but for children aged 12 years and under admission is free). This is an opportunity to shop local and support a worthy cause. Hope to see you there!

11:00am - 5:00am NST

The Rocket Bakery, 272 Water Street, St. John's, NL

Nov 4 - Nov 5

Tax Free Sale

To help you get into the Christmas spirit, The Purple Raven Boutique (PRB) is having a Tax Free Sale (15% off ). This will apply to any PRB purchase made on November 4th or 5th, whether you visit us at a local market (e.g. Posie Row and Co. on November 4th at the Little Christmas Fair for Hope on November 5th), drop by our studio at the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation or make a purchase through our online store. For further details on this sale, click on the link below.

Nov 4

Pop Up Market at Posie Row and Co.

Join The Purple Raven Boutique at Posie Row and Co. for tax free day in Downtown St. John's. It's a great day to get a jump on your Christmas shopping and to save 15% in the process. This is The Purple Raven's first Christmas Season Market. Plan to drop by and get the first pick of our Christmas stock. See you then!

10:00am - 6:00pm NDT

Posie Row and Co. Duckworth Street, St. John's

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