Art and Entertainment

Kira Steed

Intentions are an interesting concept when it comes to artistry. Being an artist, from Kira’s perspective and experience, is about freedom of expression throughout the process and even in the final result. She’s come to learn that just because she starts with an idea or inspiration, it does not mean that her final product will imitate that.

Posted by admin on Nov 01, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Have I Been Pwned

I recently had a friend contact me about a disturbing email they’d received. The writer of the email purported to have compromised my friend’s account. That they had access to their computer, their email, and their webcam.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Oct 20, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood focuses on the trials and tribulations of fictional actor Rick Dalton and his stunt man Cliff Booth, both of whom, after spending years performing in a successful western-themed television show called Bounty Law, have fallen on hard times.

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Oct 20, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Pathways

Posted by Sadie Rosgen on Oct 16, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

The Band Plays On

Life is full of contradictions: as an artist, I rely on people to fill their homes with things of beauty to make a living. At some point, as we collectively trend towards smaller homes and fewer things, art consumers will inevitably run out of space for art.

Posted by Michael Hepher on Oct 10, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Beth Gallup

Every story begins with colour. The soft rose of dawn. Stirrings in the deep purple-blue twilight. The bleak beige-grey of a late winter day…

Posted by admin on Oct 07, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

October 2019 Astrology

This October begins with the Libra theme of relationship which deals with the ‘other’ and its balance and harmony. There is an immediate intensity this month that will continue and grow as we move into the most passionate and intense sign of the zodiac, Scorpio.

Posted by Ashley Kristina on Oct 05, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Rise Up

As I meditate on what it means to begin again, I am doing just that: beginning again. I will learn to trust my body and the fortitude of my mind to rise and be stronger. I am broken but will heal.

Posted by Sadie Rosgen on Sep 21, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Beginning to End

Just because it is easy to quantify does not make growth an accurate metric for the well-being of a business. So many of us have moved to Fernie for lifestyle reasons, shouldn’t that be part of the equation?

Posted by Michael Hepher on Sep 18, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Beginning Again

As introduced in the June edition, the Built Heritage Grants, funded by Columbia Basin Trust and administered by Heritage BC, are helping to restore some of Fernie’s most significant and historic buildings. One of these is Knox United Church.

Posted by Rebecca Hall on Sep 15, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Michael Penny

My first attempt at chainsaw carving did not turn out like I thought it would. It was absolutely terrible. It was a human face and it was really bad. I did however know where my mistakes were. 

Posted by admin on Sep 10, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

September 2019 Astrology

September will be a very practical month and getting organised after summer is the focus.

Posted by Ashley Kristina on Sep 05, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Back to School Portraits

The sunny weather might linger well into September but summer fun changes with the start of the school calendar. It is a perfect time to hit the pause button and find time to complete an art project. 

Posted by Michelle Senior on Sep 05, 2019 in Art and Entertainment

Fernie Mural Project Winner Announced

The Fernie & District Arts Council are delighted to share with you the selected artist for the Fernie Mural Project; Michael Hepher with his piece, "All Kinds of Beauty".

Posted by admin on Aug 21, 2019 in Art and Entertainment