Category Archives: Design

Champlain Chair by Blue Gum Design

Blue Gum Design

I can’t say enough about the value of good design in our daily lives. And I’m not one of those who would draw a line in the sand between fine art and design. Good design guides us effortlessly through our

Champlain Chair by Blue Gum Design

Blue Gum Design

I can’t say enough about the value of good design in our daily lives. And I’m not one of those who would draw a line in the sand between fine art and design. Good design guides us effortlessly through our

Gallery in the Attic

Gallery in the Attic

Elizabeth Fennell has a knack for turning nothing into something. She is a wizard at creating galleries in unusual spaces – in a house, in a truck, and now in an attic – the iconic Roy Studio on the 3rd

Gallery in the Attic

Gallery in the Attic

Elizabeth Fennell has a knack for turning nothing into something. She is a wizard at creating galleries in unusual spaces – in a house, in a truck, and now in an attic – the iconic Roy Studio on the 3rd

Aerial view of Trent University - Photo by Larry Turner

Ron Thom’s modernist vision for Trent University

Whenever I visit Trent University, the architecture takes me to another place and time. It was the 60’s, a time which, despite its conflicts, was brimming with a futuristic optimism. Drab, conservative Canada was suddenly heady with an explosion of

Aerial view of Trent University - Photo by Larry Turner

Ron Thom’s modernist vision for Trent University

Whenever I visit Trent University, the architecture takes me to another place and time. It was the 60’s, a time which, despite its conflicts, was brimming with a futuristic optimism. Drab, conservative Canada was suddenly heady with an explosion of

Gallery in the House

Gallery in the House

It’s a gallery and it’s in a house. Except when it’s not.

Gallery in the House

Gallery in the House

It’s a gallery and it’s in a house. Except when it’s not.

Jackson Creek Press

If you have ever seen one of Jeff Macklin’s cards or woodcuts, you can tell this is a man who lives and breathes type.

Jackson Creek Press

If you have ever seen one of Jeff Macklin’s cards or woodcuts, you can tell this is a man who lives and breathes type.