i. I work as an: Artist, with a focus on Contemporary Photography. ii. I do this creative work because: I fell in love with photography at a young age and never gave it up. iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are: Self drive, determination and patience. ~
The roses can only wish that we stopped at the smelling. For centuries, we have seen fit to drink the roses too. Nicholas Culpeper – influential 17th Century botanist, herbalist and physician – prescribed roses for all types of ailments. As he wrote in The Complete Herbal: ‘The decoction of
This weekend – in the no-go hours before 8 am – we woke to people shouting in the street. They weren’t staggering home from an all-nighter or chasing down a runaway doberman. These beautifully dressed interlopers were arguing about which cherry blossom tree would be best for their family photo.
i. I work as a jeweller. I am a goldsmith who works in silver. I also use natural gemstones that are ethically cut. ii. I do this creative work because: I love working with my hands. I love observing the beautiful world around me and incorporating the new into my designs.
i. I work as a: Jewelry designer and artist in downtown Vancouver (Gastown) ii. I do this creative work because: It’s ingrained in me, I go to bed with designs in my head. I get flooded with ideas that I sometimes have to get out of bed to write down
If it’s your first visit to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza in a while, you might be surprised to discover a new mural on Beatty Street: Spirits of The Realms. Installed last summer by the City of Vancouver as part of Canada 150+, the mural was created by artists Haisla Collins,
If you’re pitch-sensitive and like a well-rounded a cappella sound with complex harmonies, you’ll be thrilled to know that Take 6 – the Grammy-laden group based in Nashville – are at Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre tonight. Last we checked, there were still tickets left. This is a much-revered group that
i. I work as: A Creative director and principal of my eponymous interior design firm, Robert Bailey Interiors. ii. I do this creative work because: I’ve had a lucky life being able to do the work of my choice. iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are: Being
i. I work as a beverage designer – for Mixers and Elixirs – using lots of organic apple cider vinegar and fruit that is too ugly to sell in a grocery store. ii. I do this creative work because: I love to engage with people and talk about sharing great beverages,
Vancouver artist Andre Petterson is celebrated for his striking mixed media work. Now, from April 14th to 28th, his photography-based series, Brand, will be on exhibit at the Bau-Xi Gallery. ~ “I’ve been taking photos such as these for years,” Petterson tells us. “I’ve never shown them publicly. I’ve never worked on