Category: Meet the Makers

  • Meet the Maker: Robin Bishop

    Robin has been a member of Yukonstruct since she moved to the Yukon in May of 2022. Robin’s creative project, Cosmic Phantasmagoria, describes her artistic journey of exploring consciousness. She is inspired by nature, science, and spirit— this precious experience of being. Hand-painted button pins, paintings, and crochet works are what she is currently bringing…

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  • Meet the Maker: Douglas Sakamoto

    Douglas is an enthusiastic member, who moved to the Yukon about a year and a half ago and heard about Yukonstruct from friends. He got interested in Yukonstruct because he had some woodworking projects that he was saving to do once winter rolled around, and once he started going, he never stopped using the space.…

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  • Meet the Maker: Shayna Hammer

    Introducing Shayna, our Executive Director! How did you get involved with YuKonstruct? I came for the crepes! No, more realistically, I had attended several events at Yukonstruct and fell in love with the community. Last year, Lana (our prior ED) also asked if I’d support the Selection Committee for the Hall of Innovation Awards through…

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  • Meet the Maker: Amy-Rose Kemble

    Introducing Amy-Rose, our Bookings and Administrative Coordinator! What’s your role at Yukonstruct? I am the Bookings and Administrative Coordinator and I absolutely love it! It’s like this role was literally made for me. What do you like to make? I love painting! Acrylic mostly but I am eager to learn more about watercolor. I have…

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  • Meet the Maker: Aman Bhutani

    We are pleased to share our Meet the Maker with Aman, who joined us a few months ago! Tell us a bit about yourself, Aman! I moved to the Yukon from Northern BC in December, 2021, to enjoy the land of midnight sun and all THE Yukon has to offer. I am currently finishing my…

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  • Meet the Maker: Alix Todd

    Introducing Alix, one of our newest Operations Assistants! What’s your role at Yukonstruct? I’m an Operations Assistant; I’m part of the team who assists folks at the front desk, keeps the space tidy, sets up for programming and events and generally helps ensure Yukonstruct runs smoothly! What do you like most about Yukonstruct? My favourite…

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  • Meet the Maker: Cole Parsons

    Yukonstruct member and instructor, Cole Parsons is currently a third-year carpenter working for a small company in Whitehorse. He graduated from a 2-year carpentry program in Nova Scotia in 2017. Carpentry is his passion and he spends the majority of his time in the shop when not at work. His goal is to make every…

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  • Meet the Maker: Cate Robertson

    Cate Robertson is new to the Makespace community, but she has already left her mark. From tackling brand new skills to instructing workshops, she is a prime example of what this community is all about.

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  • Meet the makers: Adam White

    Meet the makers is a series of interviews to help you get to know the people who are building our community. Adam White is our new Events and Social Media Coordinator.

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