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 ...


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 ...


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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): Coffee Beans



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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Beach Fencing


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Here’s a quirky creative fact… Of the over 17,000 words used by Shakespeare in his writing, he invented about 1,700 of them including addiction, gossip, and lackluster.   * Source: Uberfacts * FYI: Facts are collected from various places and CAC does its best to fact-check them all but there’s always a […]

Quirky Creative Fact: Shakespeare Invented Around 1,700 Words


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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Cup of Tea




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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Glowsticks


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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Liquid Metal




Halloween Finger Puppets
It’s time for ghosts and goblins, skeletons and spookiness! It’s also a great time for some creepy art and craft projects and I have you covered. Check out these Halloween-themed art and craft activities for kids: Halloween shadow makers Create spooky silhouettes with these fun Halloween shadow makers from minieco.co.uk.   […]

Halloween Art and Crafts for Kids


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When Chris Hadfield became the first Canadian to command a space mission on the International Space Station, he used social media to bring the rest of the world along with him. Now, continuing the adventure, ABC will attempt to turn Hadfield’s book “An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth” into a […]

Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield is Getting an ABC Sitcom Pilot



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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Train Yard


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If you’re looking for an awesome Halloween costume check out these art and artist-inspired ideas that will bring some definite style to your spooky night! From Buzzfeed Life: Grant Wood’s “American Gothic” Banksy’s “Flower Thrower” Oh, Jeff…I Love You, Too…But…, Roy Lichtenstein Van Gogh self portrait Gustav Klimt’s “The Kiss” […]

Art and Artist-Inspired Halloween Costumes


If you’re fascinated or inspired by the patterns found in nature then you’ll definitely want to check out these GIFs created by designer Eleanor Lutz who conveniently also has her bachelors degree in molecular biology. To create the mesmerizing and beautiful moving images Lutz used high-speed nature footage, Photoshop, and Illustrator to map the […]

Patterns Created by Animals in Flight Revealed in GIFs



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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Chocolate Truffle


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October 13, 1833 – Painter Joseph Légaré opened Canada’s first art gallery in Quebec City where he showed his personal collection of European canvases and engravings. Légaré purchased a number of paintings from the Abbé Desjardins collection, an extensive assortment of European canvases sent to Quebec from France at the time of the […]

Today in Canadian Art History: 1833 – Canada’s First Art ...


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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Woodworm



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Here’s a quirky creative fact… Did you know that some rainbows display only one colour? There is such a thing as a monochrome rainbow where the cooler colours “drop out of the rainbow” so that only the bands of yellow, orange, and red can be seen. At times all colours […]

Quirky Creative Fact: Some Rainbows Only Have One Colour


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October 11, 2006 – Bon Cop, Bad Cop‘s producers claim that the film has become the highest-grossing Canadian film domestically having made $12,578,327 surpassing the $11.2 million Porky’s earned in Canada in the 80’s. However, the numbers are later disputed as not having taken inflation into account. * Source: Today in Canadian History

Today in Canadian Art History: Bon Cop, Bad Cop Beats ...


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Your Daily Muse (Creative Prompt): Stethoscope