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Winding Up

Winding Up (1836)
William Sidney Mount

William Sidney Mount was the most highly esteemed painter of American daily life before the Civil War. Using meticulous brushwork, he composed Winding Up similar to a theater set, and the figures mimic stage characters of the day. 87 more words
Photography

2017 Canada Summer Games - Festival

Here’s another set of photos from the Summer Games Festival.

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Ena Sutton Highland Dancers of Winnipeg

Renee Lamoureaux

Metis Prairie Steppers… 64 more words

Music

Fiddling Around

I saw fiddler Natalie MacMaster with my mom and grandparents at our local theatre. It was cool to hear a genre of music that is so different from what I usually listen to. 22 more words

Music

June 13: Happy Birthday Tim Allen and Ben Johnson

It’s Tim Allen’s birthday; the actor and comedian is 64.  He began working as a comedian in the Detroit area in the seventies, and then relocated to Los Angeles and became a regular at The Comedy Store.  1,281 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Natalie MacMaster

Note: This interview has been condensed.

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of interviewing Celtic fiddling and step-dancing sensation, Natalie MacMaster.  She’ll be performing a sold-out Christmas show in Ottawa this week along with her husband, musician Donnell Leahy.   440 more words

Homeschool

Preview: Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy on the road with 6 children

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, Canada’s first couple of fiddling, are making their way across the country on a month-long tour celebrating the release of their first Christmas album together. 843 more words

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