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Merging Sustainability and Creativity Post Image

October 01, 2019

Merging Sustainability and Creativity

Article by Meghan Smith / Photography by Heather Douglas With the Muskoka landscape as a backdrop, Dan Alonso and Candice Sheriff have merged creativity and commitment to sustainability as the root of their lifestyle. Their way of life has blossomed into Live Edge Forest. For nine years, Alonso planted trees across Canada....

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Magical Hinterglas Project Depicts History of Muskoka Post Image

September 12, 2019

Magical Hinterglas Project Depicts History of Muskoka

Article by Meghan Smith / Photography by Tomasz Szumski Light, or the way light shines on a piece of artwork, can completely change the visual experience, from transforming the colours and vibrancy to making the subject come alive. Hinterglas, or reverse glass painting, is a European painting technique that dates back...

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ARTrail Muskoka - A new arts experience Post Image

April 22, 2019

ARTrail Muskoka - A new arts experience

A new, self-guided year-round art experience is being launched Muskoka-wide. ARTrail Muskoka will include 67 artists at their studios. The purple ARTrail banner will be displayed in front of each artist's location when they are open. So if the purple banner is out, the artist is in! Last fall, local artist Bonnie...

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