A Halloween Scare in Canada
Calgary zombies! Montreal ogres! From “Windsor, Toronto, Québec, and Grande Prairie, / The big, strong, and hairy, and terribly scary” A Halloween Scare in Canada (Sourcebooks Jabberwocky) by Eric James (author), Marina La Ray (illustrator) contains a silly group of scary monsters in this “humorous, creative story” and “Halloween adventure.” It’s Halloween night, and creatures and […]

A Halloween Scare in Canada: A Silly Spooky Story with ...


gargoyle
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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Gargoyle Watching Over Paris


newspaper clippings
Reality is stranger than fiction. Art inspires life. If you believe either of these then newspapers are a great source of inspiration for art and creative pieces. Try this creative challenge: Create pieces inspired by newspaper clippings. Grab a newspaper – or a pile of them – and a pair of […]

Creative Challenge: Create Pieces Inspired by Newspaper Clippings




ghosts on the lawn
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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Ghosts on the Lawn


success
The term “starving artist” can be uncomfortably accurate at times — at least we know how to weather the droughts. But when things get really tough, you need to keep some basic rules in mind so you don’t cross a line you’re uncomfortable with or jeopardize your career in the […]

Creative Professional Success When Times Get Tough: 5 DOs and ...



Tokat Castle
“Very mysterious” and “completely surrounded by secret tunnels” archaeologist Ibrahim Çetin describes the castle in which two dungeons have been found and identified as where Wallachian Prince Vlad III was held captive in the early 15th century. It was also where he was first introduced to the impaling torture which influenced […]

Archaeologists Have Found The “Mysterious” Dungeon Where Vlad Dracula Was ...


old photo of spooky houses
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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Old Photo of Spooky Houses


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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Gopher



puppets
Here’s a quirky creative fact… Pupaphobia is the fear of puppets. For those suffering from the condition, the “unblinking, frozen gaze of puppets can be unsettling, rather than entertaining.” They may also feel an “unease when puppets mimic human activity” or as puppets are mostly directed at children, their fear […]

Quirky Creative Fact: Pupaphobia is the Fear of Puppets


fall leaves
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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Fall Leaves


Trick or Treat Halloween Shirts
Add some magic to your Halloween with your very own Harry Potter-like wands and while you’re at it, try making the creepy cute Trick or Treat shirts and Printable Halloween Goody Bags. DIY Harry Potter Wands Who wouldn’t want a super-cool magical wand?! And these DIY Harry Potter Wands from Sisters, What! are […]

Tutorial Round-Up: DIY Harry Potter Wands, Trick or Treat Halloween ...



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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Hands in the Air


Isola Bella
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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Isola Bella


halloween_acrostic_poem_printable
Enjoy some spooky and silly literary fun with your little ones with these Halloween acrostic poem printables from Activity Village. Just click on each title or image to grab them for yourself. Halloween Acrostic Poem Printable Alien Acrostic Poem Printable Mummy Acrostic Poem Printable Monster Acrostic Poem Printable

Halloween Acrostic Poem Printables



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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Pop Can Tabs


alphabetical list of colours
How many colours can you think of that start with the letter ‘A’? Try these: Alizarin Amber Apricot Aquamarine Auburn Amaranth Amethyst Aqua Asparagus Azure What colours do you come up with when you think of the letter ‘B’? Check out these: Beige Blue Bondi Blue Brown Burnt Orange Bistre […]

Alizarin to Zucchini: A Handy Alphabetical List of Colours


Lucia Pittalis - Scarface 2
Italian makeup artist Lucia Pittalis has caught the internet’s attention with her amazing transformations, turning herself into highly-recognizable male celebrities and characters. From Scarface to Iggy Pop and Jim Morrison to Walter White, you’ll definitely want to check out this awesome work. Take a look at the slideshow below for more […]

Female Makeup Artist Transforms Herself Into Male Celebrities and Characters ...



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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Wooden Number 3


culturalhrc - Careers in Culture
If you’re interested in a career in the Canadian arts, The Cultural Human Resources Council has just that: resources that can help you throughout your career including their Careers in Culture section which has a range of valuable information for cultural workers in visual arts and crafts, writing and publishing, live […]

Valuable Information About Careers in Culture from the Cultural Human ...


New Pornographers 2 1
If you want some new music and a visual treat then check out the 3D video for “Dancehall Domine” by the New Pornographers. Website: http://www.thenewpornographers.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thenewpornographers Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheNewPornos Instagram: http://instagram.com/thenewpornographers Tumblr: http://thenewpornographers.tumblr.com/

New Canadian Music: Dancehall Domine by the New Pornographers [Includes ...