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Nocturne is Saturday! 

Nocturne: Art at Night is a free event that showcases and celebrates the visual arts scene in Halifax / Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Now in its 11th year, the festival brings art and energy to the streets between 6pm - midnight on Saturday, October 13th.

Come crank the wheel on our antique letterpress and print your own keepsake, which this year is your own tiny newspaper to commemorate the night!

We’ll also have 15% off regular priced items in-store on October 13th!

*Please note the temporary adjustment in our hours - we are open noon-midnight on Saturday, October 13th*

Check out the Nocturne guide to plan your route.

We look forward to seeing you out!

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Nocturne - Vanish WITH/OUT a Trace

 Nocturne - Vanish WITH/OUT a Trace

Nocturne is this Saturday!


Nocturne: Art at Night is a free event that showcases and celebrates the visual arts scene in Halifax / Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Now in its 10th year, the festival brings art and energy to the streets between 6pm - midnight on Saturday, October 14th.

Come crank the wheel on our antique letterpress and print your own keepsake. This year at Inkwell you can print your own fossil impression to commemorate the night!

We’ll also have tax-free shopping on regular priced items in-store on October 14th!

*Please note the temporary adjustment in our hours - we are open noon-midnight on Saturday, October 14th*

Check out the Nocturne guide to plan your route.


We're looking forward to seeing you!

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Poison Pear Tote!

Poison Pear Inkwell Tote Bag

We're thrilled to announce the 2017 Inkwell limited edition artist series tote bag by local designer, Poison Pear is now available! While supply lasts.

As well, it pleases us to say the tote was assembled and screenprinted by hand in Halifax by Atlantic Bag Manufacturers, a local social enterprise!

Edit SOLD OUT

Get yours FREE with a purchase of $60.00 or more before tax in store or online from Inkwell Boutique or Inkwell Originals on Etsy.

You can also buy it for $20.00 + tax in store or online!

See the previous artist series tote bags: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012.

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Hand Drawn Halifax Book Signing with Emma FitzGerald!

Emma FitzGerald Hand Drawn Halifax Books

Mark your calendar for Saturday, November 19th! We're hosting a book signing of Hand Drawn Halifax and the Hand Drawn Halifax Colouring Book by author and illustrator, Emma FitzGerald from 1-3pm! Both books are available in store now!

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#MotivationUnknown - Nocturne 2016!

Nocturne Halifax 2016 Location 114 Motivation Unknown Inkwell

Nocturne is this Saturday!


Nocturne: Art at Night is a free event that showcases and celebrates the visual arts scene in Halifax / Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Now in its 9th year, the festival brings art and energy to the streets between 6pm - midnight on Saturday, October 15th.

Come crank the wheel on our antique letterpress and print your own keepsake! More details on our one-night interactive exhibit can be found here. 

The guide is up to plan your Nocturne route for the night!


We're looking forward to seeing you!


*Please note the temporary adjustment in our hours*
Saturday, October 15th we are open noon - midnight.
Sunday, October 16th we will be closed.

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Sarah Duggan Tote!

Sarah Duggan Inkwell Limited Edition Tote Bag

We're so excited to announce the 2016 Inkwell limited edition artist series tote bag by local Dartmouth illustrator, Sarah Duggan!

Update: Please note that the tote is now sold out.

As well, it pleases us to say the tote was assembled and printed by hand in Halifax by Atlantic Bag Manufacturers, a local social enterprise!

See the previous artist series tote bags: 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012.

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Hand Drawn Halifax Book Signing with Emma FitzGerald!

Emma FitzGerald Hand Drawn Halifax

Mark your calendar for the next Halifax Downtown Artwalk - Thursday, November 19th! We're holding a book signing of Hand Drawn Halifax with author and illustrator, Emma FitzGerald from 6-8pm!  Hand Drawn Halifax is available to buy in store and online now!

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