Amy Barnes

Creative Director

  • Location

    Toronto

  • Experience

    Mid Level

  • Availability

    Full Time & Freelance

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The arts allow us to explore, imagine and experiment and helps us understand who we are. The arts provokes critical thinking, and problem solving skills. Art demands communication, creating, community. So I ask, why isn't there more arts in the classrooms? In my research - 197 Student quotes revel, the arts help us understand and build relationships..

The Arts allow for -
attention to relationships 34%
flexible purposing 24%
ability to use materials 13%
releasing the imagination 29%

The Conference Board of Canada says...
We need citizens who will be
able to work together,
communicate, participate, think
and problem solve...
Employment Skills 2000 list of employable skills

Secondary Specialties

Photography, Print