A Summer to Remember
This summer, Digital Creator Sault Ste. Marie was able to partner with the local Arts Council in Sault Ste. Marie (the Arts Council of Algoma) to produce a video work that highlighted community arts events. This was a paid opportunity for a group of regular Digital Creator teens. Certainly making art & movies isn’t all […]
We’re Making a Movie!
Teens at the Sault Ste. Marie site having been up to some movie-making magic over the past couple of weeks. We are currently in the final stages of post-production, tweaking our masterpiece for an exclusive screening event next month hosted at the Sault Ste. Marie Public Library! Lots of work went into this epic fantasy-style […]
Kenora Double Exposure Workshop
Last week our Digital Creator Kenora space tried something new which they named the Double Exposure Workshop. The double exposure workshop was hosted at ACE/WJS, which is an attendance centre in Kenora. As a group they took some portrait photographs with different poses and backgrounds using the Canon DSLRs. Then our teens Mekhi and Tishawn uploaded […]
Sol Lewitt – “Copied Lines”
We recently held a workshop here in Sioux Lookout where we created a piece entitled Wall Drawing #797 inspired by Sol Lewitt. Lewitt was an American Conceptual artist famous for his instructionals, among other things. In this set of instruction, the first artist draws an irregular horizontal line and the other artists copy the line without […]
March Break Mural Project
Over the March break Temiskaming shores got a complete makeover on their space. The youth split up into two groups to make the March Break Mural Project unfold. One group was in charge of repainting the space while the other group was in charge of interviewing the artists and filming their work in the making. […]
Aperture Play in Sault Ste. Marie
Taking to the DSLR’s again, we have been playing around with Manual Exposure here in Sault Ste. Marie. In particular, we’ve been working on mastering depth of field/aperture to get those beautiful blurred background shots everybody loves! Here are a few shots by the homeschool group.
Light Painting Workshop
Ever wondered what happens if you give our youth some lights and a camera? Action of course! Take a look at this video which combines both behind the scenes snippets and some of the awesome things our teens were able to create in our Temiskaming Shores Light Painting Workshop!
Beach Side – Music Video
Have you checked out our teen Jordan Fiddler’s experimental music video? Jordan uses his creativity and available resources to make an amazing video to go along with the Australian band known as Arbes’ song Beachside. If you haven’t watched it yet then the link is below. Remember to like and share it to support our […]
Ice and Snow Photography in the Sault!
Not that Sioux, the other one! Last Saturday in Sault Ste. Marie we ventured into the cold to take a closer look at the winter landscape around us. Situated on the scenic St. Mary’s river, we found frozen flora and fauna to inspire our photographic hike. Our challenge was to come up with interesting compositions […]
Clipping Mask Tutorial
Our creative teens always inspire us on how you can use tech to make awesome things. Check out some of the stuff teens made in our digital creator spaces at the workshops or when just hanging out. Made by Ian at DCN T-Shores: