This Week at Norton’s Cove Studio


We have a whole new shipment of Velvet Snow’s forget-me-not jewellery.

I am still packaging Norton’s Cove Cards, Mini-Prints, and Bookmarks to fill my shelves and a few orders going out around the province. That means I have lots of time to chat with visitors while I’m scoring, folding, stamping logos, stuffing envelopes, and water-colouring the printed images! Do drop in for a visit.


Don’t forget about our ongoing contest!

  • post a picture of your Janet Davis artwork on twitter, Instagram, or your blog
  • each post is a new entry
  • use the hashtag #JanetDavisArt
  • tag Norton’s Cove: twitter: @NortonsCove Instagram: @nortonscovestudioandcafe Blog (WordPress): @nortonscovestudio
  • June 1st – 30th
  • all artwork by Janet qualifies, including Norton’s Cove Cards, Mini-Prints, Bookmarks, textile pieces, paintings, and all printmaking from 1990 to present date.

Norton’s Cove Studio is open at least
10am – 6pm Wednesday through Saturday
10am – 3pm Sunday
You’ll find me here at the studio much later than six o’clock most days!

The online shop is open 24/7 of course,
and you can choose to have your items shipped to you,
or you can ‘pick-up in-store’.

This Week at Norton’s Cove Studio


Hot off the press: These lino-cut relief prints will be scored, folded, a writing liner paper and an envelope inserted to become Norton’s Cove Cards.

So far in 2021, we have printed 156 bookmarks, 1,318 cards, and 857 mini-prints. And I know that it won’t be long after I get this batch packaged that I’ll have to start #printapalooza all over again, as I am already running low on some images & colours again. Which design is your favourite?


Don’t forget about our ongoing contest!

  • post a picture of your Janet Davis artwork on twitter, Instagram, or your blog
  • each post is a new entry
  • use the hashtag #JanetDavisArt
  • tag Norton’s Cove: twitter: @NortonsCove Instagram: @nortonscovestudioandcafe Blog (WordPress): @nortonscovestudio
  • June 1st – 30th
  • all artwork by Janet qualifies, including Norton’s Cove Cards, Mini-Prints, Bookmarks, textile pieces, paintings, and all printmaking from 1990 to present date.

Norton’s Cove Studio is open at least
10am – 6pm Wednesday through Saturday
10am – 3pm Sunday
You’ll find me here at the studio much later than six o’clock most days!

The online shop is open 24/7 of course,
and you can choose to have your items shipped to you,
or you can ‘pick-up in-store’.

In the Shop

I’ve been having fun as a shop-keeper the past couple of days, getting new product on the shelves and adding them to the online store too. When a new box of goods shows up at my shop, it’s like my birthday! I love it!

From Foggy Island Candles, we are now carrying 6 different scents in these 6oz travel tins, $20 each
Kate Fudge Art cards, at $7 each. Seriously though… I know who I’ll give a Pineapple Crush card to, and half the nans in NL could get an Evaporated Milk card, but who am I going to give a Vienna Sausage card to, and to mark what occasion? Don’t they look great on the old wire turning display that came with this c.1890 general store?
Velvet Snow’s Forget-Me-Not pieces are moving quickly. So far, no one has left the shop without at least one piece! Understated and beautiful. $33.50 – $42 price range.

This Week at Norton’s Cove Café


New products are arriving in the Café Gift-shop, including some really cute all-occasion cards from artist Kate Fudge that just might be perfect for a Newfoundland & Labrador loving person in your life! #pineapplecrush #tetleytea #puritysyrup #canmilk #mustardpickles

Order online for pick-up with the subscribers’ special discount code SPRING to save yourself 15% off your purchase!


The Café Gift-shop is open by appointment, and we’re now taking reservations for Mother’s Day Brunch on May 9th! We reopen the Café for our regular hours on June 2nd. ‘Ask Janet’ for reservations!


Mother’s Day Brunch at Norton’s Cove Café: May 9th, taking reservations from 10am until 3pm

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Norton’s Cove Café reopens for the season!

You can contact me directly to make a reservation for anytime during the entire 2021 season, including Mother’s Day Brunch in May.

Janet’s mobile 536-8166 (off-season)
Café 536-2633 (in-season)

Velvet Snow

I’m pleased to share this beautiful jewellery line with you here at Norton’s Cove Studio: made by Kim Cleary of Velvet Snow Accessories, each piece envelops dried forget-me-not flowers.

Velvet Snow Accessories is a handcrafted jewelry line based in Newfoundland, Canada. Designer Kim Cleary, born and raised in St. John’s, forages wild flowers and foliage within the province and turns them into beautiful, minimalistic accessories.

www.velvetsnowaccessories.com

The pieces are shown in the antique display case that came with this historic c.1890 general store, and of course they are a great compliment to my own Forget Me Not cards and mini-prints, an iconic image in Newfoundland’s history.

Prices on the pieces range from $33.50 to $42, before HST is added.

Saltbox

There’s a brand new product in the online shop: Saltbox cards, mini-prints, and framed mini-prints.

I’ve got a few new products ready to photograph, but I’ve been waiting for the sun to return from wherever it went on vacation! Natural light coming in the side of my studio makes for great product photography. The forecast says Wednesday. I’ll keep my fingers, toes, and eyes crossed in the hopes that the weather forecasters know what they’re talking about!

This Week at Norton’s Cove Café


Happy Spring everyone! We’ve been ‘Holding Fast’ for a long time, and we’re making plans to have one of the best summers and autumns of our lives! We hope you can join us!

The Café Gift-Shop is open by appointment, and we’re now taking reservations for Mother’s Day Brunch on May 9th! We reopen the Café for our regular hours on June 2nd. ‘Ask Janet’ for reservations!

And of course, the online shop is open 24/7! Have a peek at our newest products! Shamrock and Saltbox cards & mini-prints, Norton’s Cove tees & zip-up hoodies, & coffee beans from NL roasters!


A Norton’s Cove sampler!

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Norton’s Cove Café reopens for the season!

You can contact me directly to make a reservation for anytime during the entire 2021 season, including Mother’s Day Brunch in May.

Janet’s mobile 536-8166 (off-season)
Café 536-2633 (in-season)

Next!

And now that #printapalooza is complete again, it’s time for signing, scoring, folding, matting, chopping, tasseling, and packaging Norton’s Cove Cards, Mini-Prints, and bookmarks! And the weather is perfect for such indoor work! 👌

Norton’s Cove Mini-Prints getting signed and sorted on my well lit office table.

This Week at Norton’s Cove Café


First up, I’d like to thank everyone who came out to support our small business over the Easter Weekend events- you’re stars! We appreciate it very much! You might not realize it, but small businesses really do need to feel encouraged to keep going, and getting positive feedback from our customers makes our jobs as owners, kitchen magicians, & happy servers all worth-while. Thank you.


New product in stock now!

2021-06-02T10:00:00

  days

  hours  minutes  seconds

until

Norton’s Cove Café reopens for the season!

You can contact me directly to make a reservation for anytime during the entire 2021 season, including Mother’s Day Brunch in May. Make sure you let us know if you are celebrating a special occasion!