No Need to Fear…Costumes are HERE!

No Need to Fear…Costumes are HERE!

Halloween is one of the best times of the year for artists to really get creative! This is the best opportunity to really make a unique costume or even experiment with some face paint! From fake blood to costume jewelry, Halloween is the time to have fun with fantastic costumes. Have a costume that you would […]

Fall Brings Art Festivals Everywhere!

Fall Brings Art Festivals Everywhere!

Although we’re all sad that summer is coming to a close, it’s an exciting time for all artists and collectors because festival season has begun! There are so many amazing and exciting festivals that take place durring the fall which exibit all kinds of stunning works from hundreds of well known and up and coming […]

Creative Expression Picnic Table

Creative Expression Picnic Table

  We’ve done it again! We never settle for the ordinary here at Facade! As summer has been coming to an end, our talented instructors Ashley Campana, with assistance from Sarah Hernandez, custom designed our courtyard picnic table. Our Creative Expression Picnic Table is the place for our imagination to be set free and for the […]

Bell Box Mural Project

Bell Box Mural Project

. Since 2009 the Bell Boxes Murals Project have painted 91 murals on Bell Canada outdoor utility boxes throughout Toronto, Southern Ontario and Quebec.   The Bell Box Murals Project is an innovative collaboration between private enterprise, community arts organizations, local artists, residents associations and local governments that benefits all members of the community. The […]

Paper Couture

Paper Couture

As many of us know, the Met Gala is a night reserved to showcase some of the most beautiful couture designs within the fashion industry. Designers choose fabrics of incredible quality, varying from chiffon to velvet, helping to raise the events glamour quotient. As beautiful as these fabrics are, other artists have been able to […]

Walk An Aisle In My Shoes

Walk An Aisle In My Shoes

Walk An Aisle In My Shoes In one of his most memorable roles as Forest Gump, Tom Hanks proclaimed that “There’s an awful lot you can tell about a person by their shoes”  and anyone who knows me, knows this to be very true, for my shoes are definitely a reflection of my personality and […]

Vaughan Winter Fest 2014

Vaughan Winter Fest 2014

This past weekend Façade Academy of the Arts participated in the annual Vaughan Winter Fest! The team at Façade did themed face painting as well as winter crafts for the children.   With many fun and exciting activities going on during Winter Fest, we had a fantastic amount of children participating in the winter crafts […]

Fairytale Jewellery designer Karen McFarlane

Fairytale Jewellery designer Karen McFarlane

Jewellery By Karen Karen Mc Farlane is the owner and principal designer of Jewellery by Karen, a couture-inspired, limited edition “art to wear” jewellery line catering to fashion divas not afraid to turn heads. She is a renowned jewelry designer who has received attention in many couture, bridal and fashion magazines and showcased in Toronto […]

Innovative Floating Homes

Innovative Floating Homes

Architect Dymitr Malcew’s created one of the first mobile floating home concepts. The concept was based around the idea of minimally impacting its surroundings, while still offering an ‘out of the ordinary’ experience. These floating homes are created with a buoyant platform that holds up an entire home with rooms that directly go out to the […]