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Art is the Heart of the Home

We are so excited to be launching  a project this year with HomeSpace.  HomeSpace purchased an office building in downtown Calgary and is modifying it to be housing for approximately 200 vulnerable Calgarians.  There will be 82 units in Sierra Place.  The Plaid Moose Gallery with its artists will reach out into the art community to reach a diverse group of artists to work on creating art for a collection.  The tenants of Sierra Place will each be able to select a piece for their home at no cost. There will also be around 100 children and teens and they will each have the opportunity to select a piece from a unique collection of original art and posters to customize...

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How to Pop Up Successfully

The Plaid Moose Gallery is evolving daily.  It is becoming an art accelerator for Canadian emerging artists. You are all part of this success. Each purchase, each view, each share, each like... provides an audience for the artists and support for the arts.

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Becoming an Artist

I recently put myself and my art out there and called myself a self taught artist.  After all, I’ve heard the term used a fair amount by other artists and it seemed appropriate.  But the more I wrote it down and used it to describe myself, the more I came to question just what it meant. 

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