Magic BassBus: Lloydminster man leaves everything behind to live his life to the fullest

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While oil and gas jobs are often lusted after and hard to come by, Baran Faber gave it all up to follow his creative passion with the Bassbus and now he is finally living a fulfilled life.

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Calgary tattoo artist hopes to break the ongoing stigma about body ink

From bankers to buskers, it seems everybody these days has a tattoo. But despite their growing popularity, tattoos still carry a negative stigma, according to local artist Casey Hepburn.

It’s something Hepburn wants to dispel through his work, which he considers permanent art etched in skin.

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Local artist Heather Pant inspired by Alberta’s landscape

Heather Pant was always an artist. At the age of 11, she started oil painting. However, she did not pursue a full time career in painting until she moved to Calgary eight years ago. It was Alberta's rich scenery that sparked her passion for painting landscapes.

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No food left behind: How Lourdes Juan is using leftovers to make a difference

After seeing the amount of food being sent to Calgary’s landfills, Lourdes Juan took her entrepreneurial background to start LeftOvers, a non-profit that redirects retail food waste to groups that need it. But, after four years of success, Juan is looking to expand her efforts within the city and beyond.

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