The Making of Façade’s Art Installation for the 2015 VFF Awards
May 30, 2015

Façade Academy of the Arts was honoured to serve as the 2015 Vaughan Film Festival‘s Creative Sponsors for the third year in a row. Since the festivals inception, Façade and our partner Airpor

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Façade Academy at Art Battle #269
May 21, 2015

“3…2…1… LET’S PAINT!”, the audience counts down as 12 talented artists buckle down to create a painting for Art Battle #269. Art Battle Canada is an art competition

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Façade Goes to Disney!
March 2, 2015

  We are so excited to announce that our First Annual Disney World Field Trip is booked! We will be going to Disney on July 19 to July 25, 2015. WE CANNOT WAIT!!     Our students are so

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How can Van Gogh help the Engineer?
December 18, 2014

Art is one of the most important facets of learning. Art works much like the mechanics of mathematics – patterns, symmetry, geometry and intuition fuse together to create a work of beauty pleasi

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Vaughan Film Festival
June 5, 2014

Today Facade Creative Director and Owner, Mina, was given the opportunity to attend the Vaughan Film Festival sponsor luncheon. We are pleased to announce that next years event will be bigger and bett

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Become Enamoured
June 5, 2014

During some downtime at the wedding, I was able to explore Walt Disney World and all of its associated theme parks. I came across an incredible book titled, “Imagineering.” The book provid

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Creative Brainstorming
May 21, 2014

As an artist, there is nothing worse than staring at a blank canvas, or piece of paper, and not knowing where to start. The easiest and most rewarding way to set a clear path to a successful art piece

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Paper Couture
May 8, 2014

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 ch

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Tips and Tricks for Improving your Observational and Technical Skills!
April 14, 2014

Tip 1: TAKE A MOMENT AND LOOK AT WHAT YOU ARE DRAWING! Many people develop the habit of jumping right into the drawing or painting they are working on and forget to become familiar with their subject

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2014 Vaughan Film Festival – Featuring Façade Academy
April 9, 2014

What is VFF? The Vaughan Film Festival is a two-day event that features international short films and art forms of all genres. VFF’s goal is to create a platform that will inspire artists and prov

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