Alcove Homegrown Living is a retail shop located in the heart of Qualicum Beach, BC. We sell handmade, locally produced items made within approximately 100 miles of the shop!
We are passionate about supporting our local community and the people who make the products and provide the services to sustain our daily lives. We take pride in offering unique products to make the shopping experience interesting and meaningful, whether you are looking for a special gift or something for yourself. We welcome requests for items that you are looking for and can’t seem to find in our local area!
Come in and see us… our shop is changing all of the time! Give us a call if you would like us to put together a special gift, we love to help with gifts and wrapping! We sell cards too.
Monday-Saturday 10am-5pmSunday 11am-4pm
Cheryl Campbell | Owner
It has been an adventure for Cheryl to open up her first retail store! She has a passion for retail and loves connecting with people in her community. Cheryl has a lifetime of experience working in the retail industry, primarily as a visual merchandiser, retail consultant and trainer. Each day at the shop she enjoys sharing all of the wonderful local products created by incredibly talented and dedicated artists and makers. Cheryl is an advocate and supporter of the arts; music, theatre, culinary and fine arts. It is her pleasure to serve the community of Qualicum Beach and visitors from near and far!
Catherine Trembath | Customer Service
Catherine’s passion for art, craft and community are reflected in Alcove’s values. She brings years of experience in design, art, and business to our team. Catherine loves being surrounded by beautifully designed and crafted products and sharing the artists’ stories. When not at Alcove, she loves to run, practise yoga, travel, eat good food and create art.
Jodene Kilner | Customer Service
Born and raised on Vancouver Island, adventured out and travelled to many countries, states and provinces, inspired by all she has seen, felt and heard. She is now content in Coombs, continuing to create and paint, always mindful of promoting healthy choices, communities and environment.
Sarah Heine | Customer Service
Sarah just completed her first year at the University of Victoria. She has always had a passion for art since childhood, as she is from a family of painters. Sarah is a growing artist in search of her niche in visual arts but is developing an interest in design. She loves to learn about new products and support local creatives. Sarah enjoys spending time in nature and getting to know her home; Vancouver Island.
Mikhayla Roht | Customer Service
Mikhayla has been a part of the Alcove family from day one! Her love of the fine arts and passion for customer service supports the Alcove vision. She has a degree in Fine Arts from Emily Carr University, with a major in photography. Mikhayla is an avid cyclist and co-writes the blog Steel and Rubber with Geoff.
Geoff Campbell | Communication Design
Geoff is the creative and technical backbone of the store! He owns and operates Campbell Creative and designed the branding package for Alcove. As a freelance designer specializing in communications, many of his clients are in the environmental industry. Geoff’s services for Alcove include photography, social media, website design and management. Geoff is an avid cyclist and co-writes the blog Steel and Rubber with Mikhayla.