Alarte Silks is a company specializing in one-of-a-kind hand-painted silks. Artist Izabela Sauer hand-paints each piece and uses an ancient Japanese pleating technique known as Shibori. This technique, combined with vibrant colours, creates wearable silk sculptures in the form of shawls, scarves, and other garments. Regular hours below, call ahead for private appointments. Parking is temporarily free on Granville Island.
Wednesday to Friday: 11am - 4pm
Saturday: 11am - 5pm
Sunday: 11am - 4pm
Monday and Tuesday: Closed
All businesses on Granville Island are following current Vancouver Coastal Health Covid-19 guidelines. See posted signage at individual stores for additional protocols.