29 Aug 2017

Douglas Park Mural

It’s a mural that was created in 2001, but it could not be more relevant today. It was, of course, created by young people. The Ethnic Harmony Mural was initiated by the Vancouver School Board Race Relations Youth Advisory Committee and painted by students. It wraps around the Community Centre at

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27 Aug 2017

Krysta Furioso

i. I work as a beadweaver. ii. I do this creative work because I love the meditative process of beadweaving and the endless ways in which it allows me to explore colour and shape. iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are patience, creativity, cleverness. iv. The greatest challenges around

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22 Aug 2017

Cara Barer

i. I work as an artist. ii. I do this creative work because I’ve always made art since I was a child and I can’t imagine doing anything else. iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are.. perseverance. iv. The greatest challenges around doing this work are…setting aside

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20 Aug 2017

Gabriola Street Art Festival

Salty the aristocratic dog was over it, but the rest of the crowd was merrily wandering between artist stalls at the Gabriola Street Art Festival. There were jewellers, painters, sculptors, glass-artists, sign-makers, face painters, giant bubble makers and clothiers. The Street Art Festival runs beside the Gabriola Theatre Festival, which this year includes One

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18 Aug 2017

Renée Macdonald

i. I work as a shoemaker making hand lasted, leather, unisex-styled shoes and boots. Up until now I have solely been making made to measure footwear: that is footwear made to the measurements taken from the feet of the intended wearer. I’m excited to be launching a new made to order

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