The Otter Art Club on healing and finding community through art

Kierstin Saturday, July 30, 2022 “We always say there’s an art of survival, and being creative helps us survive,” said Ojibway artist Travis Shilling. TheĀ Otter Art Club‘s guiding principles for community programming are rooted in healing, nature and Indigenous ways of knowing. For Shilling and professional photographer Naomi Woodman, the art club provides a […]

Unique 3:1 challenge raises ‘incredible’ $1.28M for Lighthouse

Jun 17, 2021 7:30 AM By: Tyler Evans | Orillia Matters ‘I have a very close feeling to Orillia and this was a wonderful opportunity for me to give back to the home that I grew up in and value so much,’ says James Burton. The numbers are in and they are staggering. The James […]