Art Gallery Life – Whats on In December

YYC is host to a dynamic arts scene with great galleries around the city. Looking for some though provoking inspiration over the weekend? Or maybe you are interested in starting your own artistic journey?  Then be sure to check out these fantastic galleries and their exhibits before they’re gone. 1. Herringer Kiss Gallery The Herringer…

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YYC Halloween 2017

Listen up people; it’s time to Monster Mash! And if there is any city that knows how to party, regardless of occasion, it’s Calgary. Avenue Magazine has put out a comprehensive list of all the amazing activities that are going on this year. From murder mystery to pumpkin patches, make sure to check them out…

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Pumpkin Spice Ever After

The 2017 return of the Pumpkin Spice Latte comes along with the changing leaves and the end of summer’s insta-famous, Unicorn Frappuccino. This drink is seemingly inescapable, especially with Starbucks at the helm of its trend setting ways. People from all over the world line up, hand over fist with cash, to enjoy the drink…

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The Palette of the Peacock

It is a colour that goes by many names, but screams “bold” in a room. Prominently featured throughout Ikea’s 2018 catalogue, this stunning collection of blues and greens is often surmised as “Peacock.” Their range in hue and depth bring a sense of balance and individuality when applied. Its span is from Sherwin-Williams colour of…

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Using Light in Your Space

As American author Edith Wharton once wrote, “There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.” And while she was talking about the ripple effect of spreading kindness and good will, its application to in home lighting is true as well.   We all have seen that…

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The Art of Modern Vision Boarding

Let’s talk about vision boarding. Maybe for some of you the days of sitting on the floor splay legged, cutting magazines and looking for that quickly drying out glue stick, have fallen to the past. Or, maybe you never really did anything like that. Putting together large poster boards filled with pictures that played homage…

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