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Todd Ramsay Animation

TEN-TEN-TEN | Todd Ramsay – Animation & Creativity

Event Date: January 1st, 1970

One of the 10 artists who performed at the TEN-TEN-TEN event at Bo.ttega Farm Inn was Todd Ramsay, Doctor of Animation, where he shared his story on how he got into this business of animation along with some of his brilliant creations. TEN-TEN-TEN was an experimental event held on May 24, 2012 at Bo.ttega Farm Inn. The concept behind […]

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Dylan Ranney

TEN-TEN-TEN | Dylan Ranney – Robots & Social Justice

Posted: August 7th, 2012 by

Dylan Ranney shared some of his thoughts and sculptures including a 5-and-a-half foot tall metal robot named Roger made entirely with recycled material. This Kelowna-based UBCO grad is not only an incredible sculptor, painter, and musician (unfortunately he wasn't able to whip out his killer drum chops during this presentation) but has some inspiring thoughts […]

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Gord Whyte

Posted: August 2nd, 2012 by

TribeHouse: Which artist do you admire most (and why)? Gord Whyte: I admire any person that has the desire to express themselves on a canvas. It takes courage to take your your deep feelings & heart and see it manifested on a canvas where anyone who views it either hates it or likes it. There is […]

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Katie Brennan Artist

TEN-TEN-TEN | Katie Brennan on art and social justice

Posted: July 30th, 2012 by

As one of the 10 artists who performed at the TEN-TEN-TEN event, artist Katie Brennan presented some thoughts on how art has the ability to impact culture in relation to issues of social justice. Along with sharing some of her personal pieces, she highlighted a few provocative artists like Ai Weiwei who “expresses himself and organizes people through […]

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Gigs from hell and other teachable moments

Posted: July 30th, 2012 by

It never ceases to amaze me how thin the line is that I walk on as a singer/songwriter. I can be going along concert after concert thinking that my confidence is great, timing is sharp, I am feeling connected to my audiences and what I do is important and then wham… it hits me out […]

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Paul Young

Paul Young Interview videos

Event Date: May 24th, 2012

A couple of months ago we hosted “A conversation with Paul Young” (AKA William P. Young) at Bottega Farm Inn which had an emphasis on how his book, The Shack, had such a massive impact on so many people around the world. Paul calls this accidental success “one of God’s biggest jokes” and talked about the journey […]

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Headphones video The Default Life

Can music show us that our lives are actually important?

Posted: July 26th, 2012 by

“I’m addicted to the ways that music colours my world with meaning and purpose.” Are you one of those “white-budded-headphones-always” people who needs to have a soundtrack for every experience of your life? Sam McLoughlin, author of “The Default Life” has started a little video series where he poses an interesting angle on the purpose […]

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Rachel-Taylor

Art Leaks Blideo #15 – Rachel Taylor

Posted: July 24th, 2012 by

In this Art Leaks, we caught up with singer / songwriter Rachel Taylor from Boston who drove (yes, drove) to Kelowna to hang out & play a couple of shows. Rachel, a former Berklee student who makes up 1/3 of the band “Maeve“, shares some thoughts on what gives her life and the pain-inspired tracks of her […]

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Fuel Radio Nuuka Festival

Fuel Radio peeks backstage at the festival

Posted: July 19th, 2012 by

Our friend Rod Janz (who runs a blog called Fuel Radio where he connects and features all kinds of artists / authors and others) showed up at Lille Gard Festival a couple of weeks ago and captured some backstage stories and interviews with some of the performing artists like Chris Janzen, Nuuka, Joshua Smith, and […]

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TEN-TEN-TEN | Jesse Padgett the ventriloquist

Posted: July 12th, 2012 by

As one of the 10 artists who performed at the TEN-TEN-TEN event, ventriloquist Jesse Padgett works his puppetry magic by introducing the topics of arts, faith & justice via “Grandpa”. When’s the last time you’ve learned something from a puppet?     TEN-TEN-TEN was an experimental event held on May 24, 2012 at Bo.ttega Farm Inn. The […]

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Adam Dickens is a photographer and designer based in London, working in the UK, East Africa and Asia.

Adam Dickens’ design work is very well known in the UK having built…

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