ARTIST PROFILE: Cheryl Laakes

For multi-talented Oakville jewellery and textile artisan Cheryl Laakes, expressing her creativity in a plethora of artistic forms is something she has been doing for as long as she can remember. She captures techniques from embroidery, knitting, beading, pottery, sketching, sewing and quilting to name just a few.

GOODWILL: ArtHouse

Don Pangman believes there's a Pablo Picasso or Ginger Rogers waiting to emerge in every one of ArtHouse's students. And he'll be damned to ever let a lack of money get in the way of the world meeting the next great painter, dancer, or actor.

See the Big Picture

The Big Picture Gala is one of Sheridan College’s premiere fundraising events celebrating outstanding education, people and achievement, and recognizing innovators in the arts, business, community services, and technology fields.

SCENE & HEARD: Who Doesn’t Love Cake?

Whether it's a birthday, holiday or just for dessert, most of us don't really need a reason to indulge in the baked and frosted deliciousness. And, our collective love of cakes has spawned an industry that's caught the attention of the reality television world.