Exploring opportunities within and beyond the Vancouver Island/Gulf Islands arts sector through shared purposes and shared technologies.
An integrated arts ecosystem, where art experiences are abundant and seamlessly embedded into everyday life, and artists’ contributions are valued across all sectors.
Strategic marketing, promotion and collaboration activities and supports to artists and arts communities. Design and development of arts-centred digital tools and networks.
Here are some questions we are currently exploring through our active projects. More details at artfinds.me, creativecoast.ca and creativecoast.ca/art-coach.
For the past 20+ years I have worked with the incredible people at Taiji Brand Group as communications and placebranding specialist. (I’ve also been a City Councillor, and have volunteered on many community projects/boards including this one and this one). About 5 years ago, I decided to merge these skills with my lifelong passion for art. Now I collaborate within and beyond the arts sector on a number of exciting capacity building and destination development projects (ad hoc member of the Digital Innovation Group (digarts.ca) and volunteer co-chair of Creative Coast (creativecoast.ca), and manage two multi-year grants from the Canada Council for the Arts Digital Strategy Fund.
- Social entrepreneur
- Community animator
- Art fanatic
Want to join the conversations and collaborations? I’d love to connect.