July 2015 New Business

Fernie Music Works

For the past Year and a half, Darren Ungaro has been working hard to bring a multi-platform music shop back to the Fernie, Sparwood, and Elko area. This year marks the official launch of Fernie Music Works (based in Hosmer for now).

The shops offers guitar and drum lessons with more instruction to come. Darren is well rounded in recording, mastering, mixing and audio clean up using ProTools and Toontracks software. He offers instrument repair, sales, and customization as well as instrument accessories like strings, sticks, straps, picks, etc. Lessons rates start at $30 per lesson for ages five and up. Darren has experience teaching everything from true beginners to advanced players looking to evolve their style. He has 12 years experience in music, specializing in guitar.

Watch for Fernie Music Work business cards around town for a discount or free lesson. Darren.ungaro@gmail.com

Lilac Media
542 2nd Ave

Lilac Media is Fernie’s newest print and design shop. Owner, Alesha Thompson, was given the opportunity to purchase Fernie Blueprint’s equipment after working with the previous owners for a few months.

Alesha is technically trained in print and design through the Digital Graphic and Communications program at SAIT Polytechnic and has ten years of design experience and a passion to print and create all forms of media. She can help you design printed materials and work with you on your marketing projects, as well as print your existing designs.

Lilac offers various printing and finishing services including wide format blueprints and marketing items including posters, business cards, rack cards, and more.

Alesha is excited to be a part of Fernie’s wonderful community and is looking forward to working with the Elk Valley area. Stop by (above Board Stiff) and say hello, or email print@lilacmedia.ca.