Meet Christa!! (@heartztealer)⬇️⬇️

▪️Christa stated in the trade in 2006 by attending pre-trade school. She was working at a customs shops that did mostly motorcycles, she was also attending university and trying to decide what she wanted to do with herself. ▫️She got more and more into the car culture and received her journeyman refinishing ticket in 2012.Continue reading “Meet Christa!! (@heartztealer)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Rachel and Claire! (@venus_renovations)⬇️⬇️

▪️Rachel and Claire have been working in the trades for ten years collectively and decided to take the plunge and start their own business two years ago. ▫️Servicing Toronto and the GTA they have found success in the interior renovations market, and are always excited to make new connections within the trades community. Their favouriteContinue reading “Meet Rachel and Claire! (@venus_renovations)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Nikita!! (@knucklebuster_nikita)⬇️⬇️

▪️Nikita has always been interested in cars, but her desire to become a mechanic started when she was 12 years old. She bought a 1981 Firebird from a local lot and had it delivered. She would drive it up and down the dirt road, and through the fields. She still has it now! ▫️When sheContinue reading “Meet Nikita!! (@knucklebuster_nikita)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Sarah!! (@sarah.kirby810)⬇️⬇️

▪️Sarah Kirby is 27 years old and from Omaha, NE. She has always loved old cars, so she started a restoration business last year with her husband! ( @kirbybros.kustoms ) ▫️Sarah is attending school right now for collision repair in order to learn the ins and outs of restoration. She loves pin-striping and doing otherContinue reading “Meet Sarah!! (@sarah.kirby810)⬇️⬇️”

Meet KT ( @miss_restoration_)⬇️⬇️

▪️KT has been in the restoration business for 8.5 years! She says being able to preserve historic buildings and ensure the history has a future is something that she is extremely proud of! ▫️Restoration is a skillful and artist trade, however positions are hard to come by unless you know somebody already in the trade,Continue reading “Meet KT ( @miss_restoration_)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Ellie!! (@elliesgarage)⬇️⬇️

▪️Ellie is a 15 year old girl working with her dad to restore a 1965 Ford Falcon. ▫️Her goal is to make this car her daily driver, but it needs a lot of work to be ready in time for her to get her license. (She is eligible to test next summer!) ▪️Besides building aContinue reading “Meet Ellie!! (@elliesgarage)⬇️⬇️”

Meet Marie!! (@greatdamerestoration)⬇️

▪️Marie is the ‘primary’ dame at Great Dame Restoration – a women owned and operated business focused on the restoration and revitalization of antiques! ▫️Marie was never the type to settle into a single career path, she has explored building restoration, paper preservation and conservation with the National Archives, inventoried museum collections, conducted oral histories,Continue reading “Meet Marie!! (@greatdamerestoration)⬇️”