Master of Puppets

Marilyn Hardy is an emergency room nurse who also happens to be an extremely skilled multidisciplinary artist — with illustration, leather work, and costume making among her many talents. However, one of her biggest artistic hobbies is puppet making, a craft she has...

Delvina and the weekly powwow

Delvina Kejick has been organizing weekly powwows at New Era School for the past 12 years. It’s become a regular gathering place in the community. Some come to drum or dance, others come to watch. For everyone, it’s an opportunity to share with one another...

The Bubbleman

Bubbles. Shimmering, shining, shivering spheres of air surrounded by a thin film of liquid. They can float. They can sit. They can break. Easily. But it’s with this most tenuous and impermanent of creations that Brandon’s Karlheinz Sawatzky-Dyck has earned his living...

The Home Brewer

I like beer. A lot. Spend any time around me and that fact is fairly apparent. And like so many others catching on to the craft beer craze sweeping the globe right now, I and my husband have also recently taken up brewing our own beer. There’s nothing like putting the...

Graham’s final post for Patchworks 2

Here is a quick look at the subjects of my Patchworks 2 episode.  I was lucky enough to follow the band Until Red for a few weeks as they geared up for and then released their third EP.  After you watch this ‘one shot’ music video that I recently produced...

Patchworks 2 – The Experience

Have you ever wanted to build something? Some people get out a hammer, others people grab flour and some measuring cups. I’ve never been handy with tools and the last time I attempted to bake, the results were more suitable for replacement pucks in a street hockey...