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Can't See the Artists for the Trees!

Today we got a little head start on our artist study for this upcoming term. Each of our school years consists of three terms, and each term we study half a dozen works from one particular famous artist. 432 more words

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The Soap Artisan's Food For The Skin

The soap artisan Helena is much more than a creator of local, all-natural soaps she is also a graduate of Blanch McDonald Centre, and a skin care specialist. 516 more words


Day 234: Drawing a Day

I’m calling this scribbles! I saw an exhibit of Emily Carr’s paintings today, and I was inspired to draw trees, a dense forest…and this is my abstract result of that inspiration in oil pastel.


Shakespeare Wrote For Money - July 2015

July 2015

Books Read:

  •  Henry V, War Criminal? & Other Shakespeare Puzzles by John Sutherland & Cedric Watts

  • The Fortunes of Falstaff by John Dover Wilson…

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Shakespeare Wrote For Money

Art lies....

“Art lies in environment, in our point of view, and the angle from which we see life.”

~ Emily Carr

Tom Thomson

From the Forest to the Sea: Emily Carr in British Columbia @ the AGO

I’ve always loved Canadian art, especially those of the Group of Seven. So when I found out about the Emily Carr exhibition at the AGO, I knew that I needed to go. 206 more words


Summer in the City, Indoors

Too hot?  Rainy?  We’ve got you covered for some fun things to do with kids–inside!


My approach to art education is to get kids in front of art early and often.  491 more words

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