Fieldtripp Focus – Lee Ann Steyns of Signing Babies

Taught by the vibrant Lee Ann Steyns, Signing Babies teaches beginning sign language to help parents communicate with their little ones. We caught up with Lee Ann to find out more about this ‘hands-on’ fieldtripp. Tell us a bit about yourself. I’m a local Vancouver mom with two school-aged kids, and a passion for communication and connecting…

Community Focus – Curtis Lewchuk Shares His Fieldtripp Experiences

Curtis lives an active life. When he’s not jamming to music, you might find him enjoying nature. But Curtis is no solitary soul. He values connecting with his friends, and sharing his art. Attending a fieldtripp was a natural fit for him. He got to learn more about local flora. Next, he crafted some beautiful things…

Community Focus – Recent Attendee Alice Ko Discusses Her Trip

We’ve been hearing a lot from Fieldtripp hosts recently. For good reason. Hosts are spreading their knowledge, and sharing moments that create lasting memories. But we got to thinking, what is it like to attend a fieldtripp? Obviously, we’re a little biased since we put our heart and soul into spreading the word about these…

Fieldtripp Focus – Blim’s Japanese Book Binding

Blim is an art space located at Vancouver’s chinatown. It’s a platform for artists and small businesses run by artists. An indie space where you are free to create. Since 2003, Blim has been bringing together creators through workshops, screening, and other creative media. Blim believes that creative expression is a hallmark of health, and that sure is…

Get to Know Fieldtripp Host – Miriam Giordani from Mixed Media Events

Art is inseparable from our nature as human beings. It is an act of self-expression. One Fieldtripp host that is teaching people how to better express themselves through art is Miriam Giordani. She heads Mixed Media Events, a studio that makes the practice of painting more accessible to newcomers. We asked Miriam Giordani to share…

Get to Know Fieldtripp Host – Patrick Lait

We sat down with Patrick Lait from Harkness & Co to find out more about this butcher shop in the heart of Mount Pleasant, dedicated to bringing the finest in choice cuts. He also hosts workshops that teaches participants how to process and cook the big five farm animals and shares tips on curing and…

The Art of Italian Pastry: Cannoli & Baba

What’s to love about Italian food? Wrong question. What’s not to love about Italian food? We’re talking more than pizza and pasta, dear friends. We’re talking about real authentic, Italian delights! Make the 13th of June sweeter by attending this fieldtripp on Italian pastries! Join award-winning pastry chef Emiddio Isernia and learn a thing or…