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Teachers….We Appreciate You!

Teachers….We Appreciate You!

Aug 5, 2020

We just want to say, Teachers….we appreciate you! We appreciate your dedication to our children, the hours you spend preparing for their success, and the investment you have in their future.  Now more than ever, we feel the need to let teachers know that we appreciate them. Whether you agree that kids should go back, … Continued

Capturing Summer Memories

Capturing Summer Memories

Jul 29, 2020

This summer will be different from what many of us are used to.  While it’s easy to focus on why this is hard, we can also choose to look at our new normal as an opportunity to focus on fun with family. Shifting to more family time means more memories, more laughs, and more togetherness.  … Continued

Birthday Parties To Go!

Birthday Parties To Go!

Jul 22, 2020

Birthdays in 2020 are completely different than how we are used to celebrating! At Crock A Doodle we are missing hosting your birthday parties – missing all those messy cake faces and colourful creations! However, we have found a new way to offer Birthday Painting fun with our Birthday Parties To Go! Perfect for parties … Continued

Christmas in July

Christmas in July

Jul 8, 2020

It’s beginning to look a lot like……Christmas in July!! You got it – we are getting into the Christmas spirit during this hot summer weather with our annual Christmas in July Tree Spree! These trees are one of our most popular items because they make people feel nostalgic.  Did Grandma used to have one? Maybe … Continued

Canada Day!

Canada Day!

Jul 1, 2020

Time to celebrate this beautiful, diverse, amazing country that we live in! Canada Day is a time for us to be appreciative of all that this great land has and is. Mountains, Great Lakes, Oceans, Prairies, Islands, a vast range of wildlife, and amazing people. As a Canadian company, we are proud to be represented … Continued

New Studio in Friday Harbour!

New Studio in Friday Harbour!

Jun 24, 2020

We are thrilled to announce the opening of our newest studio in Friday Harbour Resort, Innisfil!  Huge Congrats to franchise owner Laura Rutledge (who also owns the Crock A Doodle studio in Georgina!). Laura is all set for busy…and is all smiles thinking of the colour and fun ahead! Friday Harbour is an exciting place to … Continued

Garden Art!

Garden Art!

Jun 17, 2020

It is turning into the year of gardens! Many people have taken their “covid-cation” and spent some time with their hands in the dirt.  Now that the seeds are planted, it’s the perfect time to create some beautiful garden art. Many of our customers have created awesome works of art that they are adding to … Continued

HELLO SUMMER…painting on the patio

HELLO SUMMER…painting on the patio

Jun 10, 2020

Patio season is upon us – it’s officially summer and it’s time to soak in the sunshine!! BBQs, summer drinks, ice creams….and painting on the patio.   What more could you need? Let’s face it…..spending yet more time with the same people day after day doesn’t feel like cause to celebrate. But the weather becoming warmer … Continued

Celebrate Father’s Day

Celebrate Father’s Day

Jun 3, 2020

  This year we are all looking for new, fun, exciting ways to celebrate Father’s Day.  Creative ways for us to honour the Dads, Step-dads, Grandpas, Opas, Papas, Uncles, and special Father figures in our life.  If the men in your life are anything like mine, they give the “I don’t need/want anything”, or “You … Continued

National Pet Month

National Pet Month

May 27, 2020

It’s time to celebrate everything that we love about our furry friends! National Pet Month is our favourite time to commemorate the relationships that we have with our pets.  At Crock A Doodle we love celebrating National Pet Month with lots of paw prints, personalized food dishes and lots of adorable pet pieces. It’s fun … Continued

Encouraging Creativity in Kids

Encouraging Creativity in Kids

May 20, 2020

Kids are naturally, and beautifully, creative. Everyday at Crock A Doodle we see this, and we are always amazed at the creativity that pours out of children. Quite honestly, it’s one of our favourite parts of studio life! More than ever it’s important that we are encouraging creativity in kids, providing them a variety of … Continued

Virtual Team Builders

Virtual Team Builders

May 14, 2020

Working from home has become common for many workplaces during the last few months. We are seeing across Canada many offices that have adapted to an at-home work environment to follow social distancing guidelines, and to accommodate staff who have their children at home. It has been a real shift for many, but as a … Continued