Art and Entertainment
Recently we recognized that we spend substantially less time reading, as we routinely whisk our children off to bed. So, making an effort to not only read more, but to also have family story time. Here are three books that regularly make an appearance during storytime.
As an instrumental band, Turboprop's pieces are named with specificity. But what comes first? The music or the name?
For as long as she can remember, creating art has been at the essence of her being. A place where abstract meets realism and where colour is so exaggerated that it can’t be ignored.
A series featuring battles between good and evil, with the well-known Victorian characters in constant struggle against the forces of darkness both internal and external.
Winnie-The-Pooh is one of the classic children’s tales of modern literature. However, with the pervasiveness of the character in modern pop culture the original story of Winnie the Pooh has become lost to many.
When a band takes on the name “Greek Riots,” they have to expect being asked for an explanation.
With an amazing community of many talented artists, ColourMe Fernie is a way to stand out in this exceptional crowd.
Who Moved My Cheese? is an allegory about change, change in work, in life, in family situations.
Illustration work growing out of her background in visual art and love of books. Collaborative in nature, illustrating creates opportunities for her to contribute to projects she cares about.
There are a lot of cliches about the idea of change but they don’t capture the fact that while we are constantly changing, we, individually, are the constant in the change and Elessar Thiessen is no exception.
The most recent version of the story to grace the big screen is also live action, but with a large dose of CGI. It follows the plot of the 1967 animated film including many of the songs featured in that movie. In this adaptation Neel Sethi plays Mowgli.
A fantastic resource for parents, teachers or anyone who works with children. Compared to child-rearing books that subscribe to specific methods or approaches, this book provides 12 strategies based on current research in the area of brain development and neuroscience.
We’re coming off of a summer of great live music in Fernie, thanks to Wapiti, the Wednesday Socials and the offerings from the regular venues. In this back-to-school month, back-to-routine month, don’t forget to do something for yourself. More music!
First crossing paths in 2011, Allison and Katie quickly discovered they made an excellent team and bonded over similar upbringings, schooling, sense of humor, and love of music.