Kitchen dyes explained at the Edmonton Resilience Festival

In her south Edmonton kitchen, it only takes Deborah Merriam a few hours to demonstrate how to transform a couple skeins of white, local wool into antique-gold-coloured yarn. Merriam was one of the workshop facilitators during the first-ever Edmonton Resilience Festival in February 2015, teaching 10 participants how to use […] Read more »

Collaborative Spaces: Chelsea Boos and the Drawing Room are transforming 97 Street

This is a city where creativity and community go hand in hand. In this series I’m exploring the local businesses and spaces whose collaborative natures make them more than the sum of their parts. How important is collaboration in the act of creation? For Chelsea Boos, “It’s huge. It’s the whole thing.” […] Read more »