Alberta media news, events, awards & personalities

Alberta Magazine: Canadian Scrapbooker

Canadian ScrapbookerCanadian Scrapbooker is a quarterly magazine independently published in Calgary since 2005. Available in print and digital formats, its mission is to educate and present new and unique ideas for passionate paper crafters and provide inspiration, information, and ideas.Through regular departments and features, they strive to highlight the creativity of Canadian scrapbookers.

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Alberta Media Personality: Janine Vangool, Publisher/Editor/Designer

Janine VangoolJanine Vangool, the publisher/editor/designer of Calgary’s UPPERCASE magazine is doing some of the most innovative publishing in Alberta, most of which is showcased on her website. What you can’t yet see is the outcome of the project she’s been working on for two years she claims “a personal obsession of mine.”

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Learn & Celebrate Excellence at AMPA’s 18th Annual Conference | March 20 – 22 | Calgary

AMPA ConferenceThe Alberta Magazine Publishers Association’s 18th annual conference, March 20-21 at the Carriage House Inn, Calgary, is an opportunity to connect with colleagues and hear industry experts from across North America share their insight, experience, and expertise on the topics that matter most in the magazine publishing industry.

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Alberta Magazine: Highline – A Window into the Culture of the Canadian Rockies

Highline MagazineHighline promises to offer a window into the authentic culture that thrives in the Bow Valley in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. The magazine’s mission is to inspire people to care for the vast wilderness of the Rockies and to celebrate the unique culture of mountain towns.

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Alberta Magazine Awards Invites Submissions Until December 16, 2013

AMC_AWARDS_logoThe Alberta Magazine Awards recognizes, supports and celebrates outstanding magazine content in Alberta. The 2014 Awards will be presented at a gala dinner that kicks-off the Alberta Magazines Conference on March 20, 2014 at the Carriage House Inn, Calgary.

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Marilyn Jones, Edmonton, Alberta ABOUT ME
I am Marilyn Jones, a news junkie with a penchant for publishing, politics, communications, gardening, hiking, reading, the arts and training nonprofit organizations in media relations and social media communications in Alberta (BA in English with Honours, U of A; Master of Publishing, SFU)