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Meet Laurie Guerrette Aresenault

We introduced Laurie as part of our Chair Designers, but she will also be completing a ReStore Inspire DIY project as well. Laurie is the owner of a very new online store, Freckled Finds Shoppe that sells unique items to furnish your dwelling from vintage furniture, to authentic art and modern decor. We are thrilled to […]

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Meet Jenna Morton

Jeanna is best known in the community for her online presence with Pickle Planet Moncton; but Jenna is also a mom of three and a great ambassador for parents throughout Moncton and southeastern New Brunswick. We’re thrilled to have her join the team of ReStore Inspired DIY Designers. Inspired by her kids, she will be […]

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Meet Chantal Landry

We are very excited to have lots of involvement from within Habitat Moncton this year, including our Executive Director, Chantal Landry. Chantal is always beaming with DIY project ideas, so it remains a mystery with what she will be creating for the event, but one thing is certain, it’s going to be great!

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Meet Team Carte Blanche

Team Carte Blanche is joining Chairs for Charity for a second year in a row. We are very excited to have them return this year in the newly added ReStore Inspired DIY category. Keep watch on out event page for updates on their project! You can also learn more about Carte Blanche by visiting their […]

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Meet Tracy Bastarache

I’m Tracy Bastarache and I am a mother, wife and full time registered nurse. I love yoga, running , swimming  and when I’m not on the go, my favorite hobby is recycling old furniture to style our home. I’ve refinished our dining table, ours sons dresser and lots of other small pieces. When I learned […]

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Meet Murielle Pitre

Murielle has had an interest in everything “artsy” for her whole life, and gravitates especially towards bright colors, bead embroidery and home decor.   She integrates her love of pink in most everything that she does. Born with Spina Befida, Murielle does all her “repurposing” from her pink motorized wheelchair.  She worked for ExxonMobil for 20 […]

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Meet Mathieu Francoeur

Mathieu FRACA Francoeur is an emerging professional artist based in Moncton, New Brunswick. He begun is artistic career as a therapeutic mean of earning a living during is cancer treatments in 2014. Now in remission, the artist celebrates a new lease on life by artistically repurposing discarded and broken materials. A regular at the Habitat […]

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