Arts, culture and CQ lifestyle
An independent online magazine dedicated to arts, culture and central Queensland lifestyle.
Wild Harry creates luxury hand crafted leather goods & accessories, in their CQ design studio & factory. This is Emily, a medium-sized ostrich leather tote with a cotton lining designed by Indigenous artists and supplied by Aboriginal Fabric Gallery.
Art by Steph K
Steph K produces beautiful pet portraits, starting from $45. Her work includes dogs, cats, and less common pets including birds.
Glastone-based Scented Soul's Mothers Day range includes Wildflower Organic Bath Salts, Stop and Smell the Roses Soap and You're my Rock Bath Bombs. Avaiable online now or at their pop-up shop at Stocklands Gladstone May 10 & 11.
A Life in the Making
This stunning mandarin fish print is one of the natural history illustrations available through Emily Szilveszter's studio A Life in the Making. Check out the full range in her Etsy shop.
Indy's Halters from Gracemere creates custom handmade rope halters and other horse tack in a rainbow of colours and styles, as well as dog collars and leads and cat collars and toys. Visit them on Facebook to find out more.
Shannon Hawkes Artisan Florals
These gorgeous little gift boxes from Shannon Hawkes Artisan Florals come with a fresh posy and an array of pampering goodies. Starting from $78.50 with free delivery in Yeppoon and $10 to Rockhampton and Emu Park. Visit them online to order.
Silkwood designs' leather handbags are handmade in Central Queensland. Their range includes clutches, totes, satchels, and other leather goods like book covers, including some unusual leathers like crocodile and stingray!
Chalkdust Fine Arts
Chalkdust Fine Arts creates commissioned artworks, portraits, pet portraits or landscapes for people wanting to document their fondest memories in an original painting. Belinda also does cards and invites, including custom artwork.
Live Like Lily
Rockhampton-based designer Live Like Lily has frocks and tops including this style: E A D I E, available in S/M/L for $65. Message their Facebook page to find our more.
Yeppoon artist Sophie of Soph-isticated Art creates intricately detailed designs like this wolf. Visit her on Facebook for more designs and to order.
Jacob & Val plants & preserves
Find Jacob and Val at the Kern Arcade carpark markets every Sunday with a range of jams and preserves made using old-school recipes and local produce, as well as fruit trees, herbs, and ornamental plants.
Hankinging for pizza? Check out Bunyip Farm’s freshly made sourdough offerings at 20 East Lane (near Grind Brothers) 5pm - 8:30pm Thursday through Saturday.
Kenny the Clydesdale
Enjoy a night-time carriage ride through the streets of the CBD with Kenny the Clydesdale and his mates, or take a tiny Kenny home to keep.
Paint this lovely little moo cow or another stunning learner-friendly design with InspirexArt’s paint-and-sip classes.
Tricia Greinke Pottery
Tricia Greinke Pottery can sort you out with all kinds of unique handmade ceramics, including these keep cups - guaranteed not to be identical to someone else’s in the office!
Capricorn Model House
Looking for old-school games, modern games, models, or just something weird? Capricorn Model House is a good place to start.
Rustic Fox Crafts
Rustic Fox Crafts produces melts, soaps and candles, handmade cards, and other crafty delights. This sweet little scented treat is yours for just $5.
Byfield-based BushFlow Herbals make a range of teas and pampering treats. Scented with patchouli, sandlewood, clove, ylang ylang and orange, Free Spirit Body Oil is a refined blend of nourishing oils that help to rejuvenate your skin, giving you a radiant glow.
Rock chic creates pebble art for all occasions, from 3D cards and tiny, whimsical shadow boxes to larger pieces like this blossoming deer.
House of Treasures
House of Treasures concentrates quality and craftsmanship, and they stock a range of antiques, silverware, collectibles, estate furniture and jewellery - like this 18ct Pink Sapphire & Diamond Ring.