About Marmie’s Empty Nest

Nestled in the heart of downtown Camrose, Alberta, Marmie’s Empty Nest is a vibrant part of the downtown community.

A Hub of Activity Since August 2012

Marmie’s Empty Nest has been contributing to the health of our local economy for over five years! We moved to Main Street in October of 2017 – you may have missed us for a while.

A Home for Local Artists and Artisans

We are a home for many local artists who add their work to the expansive collection on display in the inviting, open layout of the store. From paintings to photographs, weaving, wooden toys to wood-cut words, pottery to jewelry – you can find just about any handmade item you’re looking for!  Stuck on gift ideas? Swing on by!

Custom Furniture Painting

Come and visit our store to check out pre-painted furniture pieces, or bring a piece you’d like painted custom!


Marmie’s Empty Nest plays host to regular workshops. From pottery to sign making, paint parties to craft-ventures – stay tuned for

Find Canadian Made Furniture Paints

Currently we have Country Chic All-in-One Decor Paint, FAT Paint chalk style paint, Fusion Mineral paint, and Miss Mustard Seed Milk paint – all quality paints, all Canadian made! Find that perfect shade for your painting project.

Who Started This?

Marmie’s Empty Nest was started by the one and only Twila Nesvold. Come on by to say hello!