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Gaia Tree Mural

A Mutual Benefit

Murals not only benefit artists and businesses; they can also liven up neighbourhoods and create a sense of community.

Euge Leung with Puglie Pug

Creating Puglie Pug

How illustrator Euge Leung turned a doodle of a joyful pug stuck in a doughnut into the popular Puglie Pug brand.

Amber Morrison

Sad is Beautiful

Amber Morrison, the creator of Sad Girl Review magazine, wants to elevate women’s content through art, poetry, and design.

Abundance by Aaron Nelson-Moody

Tech Meets Tradition

Aaron Nelson-Moody shares his experience using modern software to help create traditional Coast Salish art.

woman in a fashion store

Sustainable Fashion

Fashion Designer Nicole Bridger talks about the importance of sustainable fashion in this one-on-one interview.

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Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun’s Unceded Territories

What to expect from the current exhibit, Unceded Territories, by artist Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun at Vancouver’s Museum of Anthropology.

Centre A

The small Chinatown gallery that’s helping to bring attention to Asian-Canadian artists and their work.

End Of The Penny Sparks Local Creativity

The phasing out of the Canadian Penny brings opportunities for creativity.

The World of Wearable Art

World of Wearable Art is an annual event held in New Zealand that encourages designers to create outfits as wearable art.

Faster, Thailand! Create! Create!

Adding Thai flavour to the creative economy.

Against the Grain

Admiring natural and timeless ideals in Japanese furniture.

Dragon on your Arm

Indelible mark of tattoo shifts from the fringe to mainstream.

Ikebana: Zen art of flower arranging

Inspired by nature, Ikebana flower arranging attracts contemporary students.

Balance and Harmony

The incomparable earthenware of Don Hutchinson.

It’s About Paper

Granville Island’s Paper-Ya is a haven for paper aficionados.

Bent on Bento

Not just a combo meal but an art form.