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Uppercase Print/Maker book Feature

We are through the roof ecstatic to see an 8-page spread of our handmade creations showcased in this new book Print/Maker by Uppercase Magazine! We are truly humbled to be included alongside so many talented peers, friends and artists we've carried over the years!

The book contains 48 profiles, 368 pages and over 660 images from all sorts of printmaking mediums like silkscreen, letterpress, risograph, linocut and more by artists from all around the globe!

Available now in our Halifax shop!

Uppercase Print/Maker book Inkwell Originals Inkwell Boutique

Nocturne Halifax - Tiny News! ūüé®

Nocturne Inkwell Tiny News Newspaper

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!

7th Anniversary Open House 6/9/17

Inkwell 7th Anniversary

Thanks to YOU, we've been in business 7 years! Come celebrate our 7th Anniversary - Saturday, June 9th from 10-5 and enjoy:

Tax-Free Savings (one day only, regular priced items)!
Print a FREE Nova Scotia keepsake on a letterpress!
Eat taiyaki from Taiyaki52 (while they last)!

Everyone is welcome ‚Äď we look forward to seeing you!

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!

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!

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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.

6th Birthday Open House 6/17/17

Inkwell's Sweet 6th Birthday

Thanks to YOU, we've been in business 6 years! Come celebrate our Sweet 6th Birthday - Saturday, June 17th, 10-5.

Sweet Surprise - Print a FREE keepsake on a letterpress!
Sweet Treats - Taste a donut from Ol’ School Donuts (while they last)!
Sweet Deal - Tax-Free Savings (one day only, regular priced items)!

We'll also be debuting some "sweet" new Inkwell Originals products!

Everyone is welcome ‚Äď we look forward to seeing you!

#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.

5th Anniversary Open House 6/18/16

Inkwell's 5th Anniversary


We've been in business 5 years, thanks to YOU! Come celebrate our 5th Anniversary - Saturday, June 18th 10-5.

Print a FREE "Seas the Day" keepsake on a letterpress and taste a donut from Ol’ School Donuts (while they last)!

Everyone is welcome ‚Äď we look forward to seeing you!

Plus, the celebration starts early with #ShowUsYourInkwell!

Nocturne 2015: Trackback in Time

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 8th year, the festival brings art and energy to the streets between 6pm - midnight on Saturday, October 17th.



Watch the 1-minute video showing the printing and making of our streetcar paper toy!

Come letterpress print your own paper toy streetcar! Read our full exhibit description. 

The guide is up to plan your route for Nocturne!


We're looking forward to seeing you!



Please note the temporary adjustment in our hours
Saturday, October 17th we are open noon - midnight.‚Ä®
Sunday, October 18th we will be closed.