Canada Vignettes: Log Driver's Waltz
This lighthearted, animated short is based on the song "The Log Driver's Waltz" by Wade Hemsworth. Easily one of the most often-requested films in the NFB collection, Kate and Anna McGarrigle sing along to the tale of a young girl who loves to dance and chooses to marry a log driver over his more well-to-do competitor. Driving logs down the river has made the young man the best dancing partner to be found.
A Visual Passport: Vintage Travel Posters
In the days of digital photography, it’s hard to imagine a time when ship lines and tourism boards used artists to entice travelers to faraway lands. Yet in a time when even cell phones are equipped with cameras, vintage travel posters still hold their allure.This month is all about Escapes, and an easy mental escape is displaying art that features your favorite destinations. Featuring one meaningful place or creating a gallery wall, posters can be an accent or the focus.
Beaver Cupcakes for Canada Day by Cookies Cupcakes and Cardio
These beaver cupcakes are a great idea for any Canada day celebration. For all our international viewers, the beaver is a national symbol of Canada.Our choco...
Canada: Jasper National Park - Our latest series of classic travel poster art is called the World Travel Poster Collection. We were inspired by vintage travel prints from the Golden Age of Poster Design (a glorious period spanning the late-1800s to the mid-1900s.) So we set out to create a collection of brand new international prints with a bold and adventurous feel.<br />
Princess Diana Klondike Dress worn in Canada on royal tour
Lillie Langtry 1880's style Klondike Dress and Hat worn by Princess Diana on Royal Tour to Canada in 1983. Dress now on display at Kensington Palace.
For Fascinating Things ... Antique prints, vintage posters, botanical prints, dark florals and original collage art. Exotic, curiosities, natural history, Art Deco, Art Nouveau & avant garde. Inspired by Nature, Lost Beauty, and Female Mystique
Paperole is a Montréal-based publisher and a gallery shop which highlights contemporary illustration and graphic art through local and international artists. We create playful stationery, posters, paper goods and accessories : greeting cards, postcards, notebooks, t-shirts, bags.