Canada Arts Connect


Changes are coming to Canada Arts Connect and one of the most obvious changes is the move away from having two websites and merging them into one website that will contain all of our features and content. Managing the main website along with a separate site for Canada Arts Connect […]

Changes are Coming to Canada Arts Connect


Climate change protest gives bums-up salute http://t.co/7mV8T86PFg #PeoplesClimate #headsinsandsalute@crankycurlew pic.twitter.com/EpVOo5CbCh — Mashable (@mashable) September 23, 2014 Twitter is a 24-hour-a-day endless stream of news, facts, and flashes of everyday life from over 274 million active users (July 2014) who tweet about anything and everything. Take a peek and let the constant collage […]

Creative Challenge: Create Pieces Inspired by Tweets


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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Beware of the Dog Sign



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If you’re interested in getting your writing published or are interested in the publishing process, then check out the publication guides from The Writers’ Union of Canada that cover everything you need to know about getting your book out into the Canadian publishing world. There is a small fee for each […]

Guides to Getting Published from The Writers’ Union of Canada


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Check out You and Me from You+Me, the project from Alecia Moore (P!nk) and Dallas Green (City and Colour). Website: http://www.youplusmeofficial.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/youplusmeoffcl Facebook: http://facebook.com/youplusmeofficial Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/youplusmevevo Soundcloud: http://soundcloud.com/youplusmeofficial

New Canadian Music Monday: You and Me by You+Me – ...


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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Blue Window in an Abandoned ...



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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Duck Silhouette


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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Surfers


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From photography to jewellery to home decor, here are three terrific tutorials for you to try to brighten up your fingers, home, and the world around you. Simple Camera Lens Filter If you’re looking for a simple way to create some fun effects with your camera without having to shell […]

Tutorial Round-Up: Simple Camera Lens Filter, DIY Pouf, Wire Word ...



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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Bus Door


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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Alpe d’Huez


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Kidffiti is sidewalk chalk taken up a notch! It’s called “spray chalk” and looks and acts like spray paint. So, here’s the question: Is it fun family-friendly street-art? Or is it encouraging future vandals…and even drug dealers?! Seriously, this is being suggested… Taking the “broken windows” law enforcement theory to […]

Kidffiti: Harmless Kiddie Street-Art or Fueling Future Vandals?



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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Colourful Fresh Group of Fruit


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Take a tour of the collections held by some of the most famous museums around the world by checking out the various apps that have been released allowing art-lovers access to pieces they might not ever have the opportunity to see otherwise. Musée du Louvre   (Free/iPhone, $2.99/iPad) Discover the museum […]

Apps That Let You Visit Museums Around the World


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The air is turning colder and with it the leaves are beginning to display their magical ability to transform themselves from one beautiful colour to the next. But have you ever wondered what exactly it is that causes the dramatic transformation? Well Compound Interest has put together a lovely infographic that explains […]

The Chemistry of the Colours of Autumn Leaves



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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Hieroglyphs


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Do you have trouble setting fees and prices for your art and creative services? Then check out the What Are My Services Worth – Setting Prices tip sheet from Work in Culture. The tip sheet was created by Heather Young (author of Finance for the Arts in Canada) for the workshop “How Much Am […]

What are Your Art and Creative Services Worth? Setting Prices ...


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If you’re looking for some new music to start your week, then check out “I’m Not Pretending” from Toronto’s The Good Boys. By nurturing the sounds and aesthetics of early innovators like The Beatles and The Beach Boys, The Good Boys celebrate a time when a dapper group of men dressed in […]

New Canadian Music Monday: I’m Not Pretending by The Good ...



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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Salzburg Towers


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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Old Machines


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Check out today’s creative prompt. It can help inspire your next piece of art, writing, music, and more. Try creating a small work every day with our prompts to keep the creative juices flowing! Please be sure to share your creations (or links to where we can find/see them) in the […]

Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Water Fountain