The Creativity Blog

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Contribution of Culture and Sport to Alberta's GDP

A by the numbers rundown of Arts contributions to Alberta's Economy Published on The Owl - "Focused on Alberta's Economy" by ATB Financial's Economics & Research Team April 30, 2019 View Article

Janice Shimek - The Proust Questionnaire

A creative interview with Janice Shimek, Festival Director for CentreFest Red Deer! View Article

Creativity - What I Believe

Thoughts on Creativity by Artist Educator Sally Towers-Sybblis View Article

Fascinating Information for the Arts & our Communities

Discussion of the KPMG study released by Calgary Arts Development about investment in the arts being beneficial for community. View Article

Canada Winter Games - Sharing Our Moment Presentations

"Sharing Our Moment" recorded video presentations from the Canada Winter Games Committee. View Article

Proust Questionnaire with Gordon Klaassen

We're getting to know some of our newer members as well through this creativity interview! Today we meet visual artist Gordon Klaassen! View Article

Building Mental Health Through Art - from Culture Days National Blog

This article comes to us from Culture Days national website and is written by Leah Sandals. Originally published on March 19, 2019 at https://culturedays.ca/blog/building-mental-health-through-art. View Article

The Creative Questionnaire with Bob Alspach

As part of our blog, we'll be asking arts council members old and new some fascinating questions to learn about their creative lives. To begin, we'll talk with one of our longtime members, Robert Alspach! View Article