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Kokedama Workshop, August 31 & September 1, 2019 at the Encinitas Bazaar

Due to the popularity of her first Kokedama Workshop at the Encinitas Bazaar in June, Kanako Yamada, owner of Kodama Forest will be holding a workshop to teach about the traditional Japanese art form, Kokedama, on both Saturday and Sunday this weekend at the Encinitas Bazaar between 11am and 4pm. Join Kodama Forest in learning how to make beautiful Japanese Kokedamas. In this special material fee only workshop, each person will create and take home…

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Transformative Experiences with Deep Deoja

The Encinitas Bazaar open-air market features local artisans and merchants offering unique items. Below is a spotlight on one of the Bazaar’s long-time vendors, Deep Deoja. When in the company of Deep Deoja, long-time vendor of the Encinitas Bazaar, the hurtling pace of the day-to-day slows. Deep’s openness allows his customers at the Bazaar to know him, and touch and feel the communities he works to support. As I am browsing his wares with intricate…

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Dream Catching with Lexi Jones

The Encinitas Bazaar open-air market features local artisans and merchants offering unique items. Below is a spotlight on one of the Bazaar’s long-time vendors, Lexi Jones. Stepping into Lexi Jones’ dream catcher “temple” at the Encinitas Bazaar, you cannot help but smile. “I want to share my art with people any way I can,” Lexi tells me as I look around at the beautiful objects full of love and light. The curated space of Lexi…

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Learn to make Kokedama Workshop, June 8th at the Encinitas Bazaar

Kanako Yamada, owner of Kodama Forest will be holding a workshop to teach about the traditional Japanese art form, Kokedama, on June 8, 2019 at the Encinitas Bazaar, between 11am and 4pm. Join Kodama Forest in learning how to make beautiful Japanese Kokedamas. In this special material fee only workshop, each person will create and take home their own Kokedama with a living house plant Kokedama. The fee from $15 to make one kokedama, includes…

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Music, Fun and Supporting a Great Cause

If you were at the Encinitas Bazaar last weekend you would have come across merchants selling all kinds of wonderful products, and the amazing volunteers from the Shine A Light organization who had organized a fundraiser to be held at the market. The Shine A Light organization raises awareness and raises funds to stop sex trafficking which is a trade affecting victims with an average age of 11 – 14 years and has now surpassed…

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