Artist creates Victorian mourning dress from hair extensions

WORN by Karin Jones
WORN by Karin Jones

An artist has created a Victorian mourning dress from braided artificial hair extensions for an installation at Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. The piece celebrates the start of Black History Month which runs through February and was created by Karin Jones. Continue reading “Artist creates Victorian mourning dress from hair extensions”

Steam on Queen

Press release: Toronto, ON, June 13, 2014 On Saturday June 21st, 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM Canadian Steam Productions is once again holding Toronto’s only annual Steampunk Street Fair -Steam on Queen- on the grounds of the Historic Campbell House Museum, located on the north west corner of Queen Street and University Avenues: 160 Queen Street West. Featuring local vendors and entertainers and their take on the Steampunk genre, visitors are invited to shop the unique wares while the Campbell House Museum’s Lemonade Garden provide refreshments made on site in the museum’s Georgian era kitchen. Admission to “Steam on Queen” … Continue reading Steam on Queen