Emma Barr

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Issue: 2017-10-11, PHOTO: GBP Creative

Emma Barr has a main theme to all of her work - colour. All facets of the colour world are explored. Recent works include illumination with light. Trained as a mixed media major, Emma works with 2 and 3d works of art in many mediums including canvas, paint, paper, wood and now electronics.

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Issue: 2017-10-11, PHOTO: Rivers to Ridges

Wondering how to get your business from side hustle to full time? Struggling with balancing kids, hobbies and relationships, while building your brand? Looking for inspiration and motivation to get you through the inevitable blocks and challenges... more

Oct 11, 2017 12:00 AM , Yukon Local Business

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Issue: 2016-10-12, PHOTO: Tamara Neely

Hello Everybody, We invite you to share your photos of Yukon life. Email your high-resolution images with a description of what’s going on to more

Oct 12, 2016 12:00 AM Yukon See It Here

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Issue: 2016-06-09, PHOTO: Nellie Dale

I had a great chat recently with Heidi Loos. She is organizing the first Yukon Chalk Art Festival for Unlikely Events Yukon. The Festival will run June 11 and 12, 2016, 10 am. to 5 pm. at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre parking lot... more

Jun 9, 2016 12:00 AM Yukon Active

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Issue: 2015-12-17, Cred: Courtesy of Arts Underground

Arts Underground recently celebrated its 10 year anniversary with a small party and the launch of a show commemorating the anniversary, called ten. ten features art by the Yukon Arts Society Members, and it includes a variety of mediums. more

Dec 17, 2015 12:00 AM Yukon Arts

Two weeks ago, battling wind that whipped sand across their faces and canvases, a group of 15 artists hunkered down in the Carcross sand dunes to document the area's beauty. Another 35 or so folks spent the afternoon there, too, strolling through the more

Jul 18, 2013 12:00 AM Carcross

Storytelling has always been an integral part of Yukon history and tradition, in all its forms and mediums. That's why this year, the non-profit Yukon Women in Music (YWIM) chose to make it the theme of their fourth and latest compilation album, "Son more

Dec 6, 2012 12:00 AM Yukon Music

Jay Hambleton seems at home in the exhibition room of the Copper Moon Gallery, waiting for the crowds to arrive for his very first show. He ought to feel at home; he grew up in a gallery. more

Jul 7, 2011 12:00 AM Yukon Arts

One of Whitehorse's oldest commercial art galleries has changed hands. Art Webster started the North End Gallery at First Avenue and Steele Street 12 years ago. "It was April of 1999 – the last century – when we opened our doors. It was about half more

May 19, 2011 12:00 AM Yukon Business

In a small workspace, Barr and Tuck explain the lavish evening they have in store. The pair is surrounded by a wealth of materials, ranging from stone water fountains to packaging foam and a large paper-mâché moon shape dangling from the ceiling. The more

Dec 25, 2008 12:00 AM Yukon Arts & Entertainment

A rainbow of paint drips cover the floor like confetti. Music blasts from a small radio in the corner while light pours in from a tall, narrow window behind it. Dressed in a weathered apron, hair tied back, Emma Barr mixes a brilliant shade of fuchs more

Jun 20, 2008 12:00 AM Yukon Arts

Emma Barr is helping people find more beauty in their lives. As a professional artist of mixed media, that has always been her goal. But there is so much more art out there and much of it go unappreciated because many people just do not know enough more

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I was excited to get going on a great un-day walkabout. We hadn't been on a good adventure for a while due to my week-long flu. During that time, the only walking we got in was to the neighborhood movie store and back. more

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