Due to circumstances beyond their control, some studios and locations won’t be able to open this season. Please confirm hours and open status by contacting the locations directly.


Island Traditions Store, Home of the Basket Weavers
17 Sunnyside Road, Richmond, PE  C0B 1Y0

Discover the ancient art of ash splint basket weaving and watch as professional basket weavers transform an ash tree into timeless and stunning baskets with hand carved handles and hoops. Experience the satisfaction of creating your very own authentic bookmark. Stay to view many other unique Island crafts and curiosities created by over 100 local accomplished artisans. Groups are welcome!

Email: [email protected]


Phone: 902-854-3063

Mid May: Mon-Fri 10am-3pm
June: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm
July & Aug: 7 days a week 9am-5pm
Sept: Mon-Sat 9am-5pm
Oct: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm

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