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Making a Winter Wonderland: A Q&A with the HarbourKIDS programmer

This long weekend, bundle up in your warmest woolies, tug on some boots, pack your skates and a thermos and come on down for the HarbourKIDS Skating Festival, running February 15 to 16. An annual Family Day celebration, the HarbourKIDS Skating Festival will be filled with lots of outdoor and indoor programming for kids and grown-ups alike. Want to know …

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Sheep aren’t so Baaah-d

LunarFest 2015 is about celebrating the Year of the Sheep – a lunar symbol that is traditionally related to the qualities of being kind, caring and polite. It’s the time to embrace those characteristics and work towards healing, diplomacy, as well as embracing your creative side. Inspired by the lunar symbol of the sheep, Asian Canadian Special Events Association got …

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In the presence of genius

Creative Genius is an inspired collection of home and personal accessories created by some of the most talented emerging makers we know. Some of them are busy creating in our Craft & Design Studios and others hail from across Canada. All of them have designed items that tickle our imaginations in limited-run

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TAWNTO Fashion Spoiler Alert

Fashionista Charm Logan is at it again. This Saturday at 3 p.m. in the WiijiiNiijii Lodge, she will be revealing an artistic approach with her shoe samples. See photo for Spoiler Alert. The shoe samples are selected from her Giizis Biish (Sun and Water) 2013 Collection. Her artwork on the shoes is very sexy.

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High School Student Workshops

A limited number of students from different schools are are invited to Harbourfront Centre each year to do workshops in 4 disciplines (glass blowing, textiles, jewllery and ceramics). Students are receive a project/direction from their instructors and are given the skills necessary to explore their creativity within the various mediums.

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