Live & Work

July 4 2018

Interview with James Falconer from Gastown’s John Casablancas Institute

  For Gastown locals, it’s a common sight; for others, it may come as an unexpected surprise. Creatures, ghouls, bald headed aliens, sprites and fairies slip into laneways and alcoves, a photographer in tow, parading and showing off their transformations. These otherworld beings are students from the makeup artistry program at Gastown’s John Casablancas Institute …

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Live & Work

June 1 2018

Meet Sam Issari from Vancouver School of Healing Arts

  If Gastown is anything, it’s a true neighbourhood. Pretty much everything is here and if you go a little further, beyond street level to the buildings above, a whole other side of Gastown appears. Over at 342 Water Street is the Vancouver School of Healing Arts (VSOHA). As one ascends to the third level, …

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