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Featured Artist

Sophie Jessome

Sophie has always loved crafting. She arrived in Whitehorse in 2012 and enjoyed her visit so much she decided to stay. Since that time she has opened the Itsy-Bitsy Yarn Store.

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The Artist in the School Program is designed to…

  • Support high quality, challenging and culturally diverse arts programming for young people by providing arts opportunities, exposure and resources for students, teachers and artists throughout the territory
  • Give Yukon school children the opportunity to learn to work with a variety of art forms and media and be inspired by respected and professional practicing artists.
  • Facilitate students’ access to a multidisciplinary range of dance, theatre, music, literary media and visual arts
  • Foster a lifelong appreciation of the arts