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  • What Did David Crighton Do? The Week Of July 13th-July 19th, 2015. Digest #10
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What Did David Crighton Do? The Week Of July 13th-July 19th, 2015. Digest #10

"Skyline of Toronto, Canada" By David Crighton

Summer in the City 

David Crighton Art is an online store with history. Well known in the Toronto, David has been creating iconic personalized landscapes for 40 years. Chose from 24 Collections of Toronto urban art illustrations of historic landmarks, neighbourhoods, Municipal, Canadian Provincial and Federal Government Buildings, Police and Fire Stations, Hospitals, University, college and high school architecture that pull together key locations throughout neighbourhoods, cities and countries.
Thousands have gifted David’s affordable prints that capture special memories of the GTA. Ask us how we can personalize your print. Our “Ready to Hang” option is delivered straight to your door!
Our Digests showcase the Social Media posting that we do through out the week all about the Toronto and Canada that love.  Things to do in the city, special events, social issues that matter, good food, entertainment all ending on a spiritual note.  This is the best of the week!

June 22, 2015: #AMA Monday

AMA Mondays: Today you can ask me anything and I'll answer you by way of video, usually the same day!


I‘m pleased to be one of the exhibitors on Sunday July 26 at the‪#‎KensingtonArtFair‬ - one of “The top 10 outdoor art fairs in ‪#‎Toronto‬ for 2015” 

Come stop by and see my collection of unique Toronto landmarks and neighbourhoods - Lower Augusta Ave and 77 Nassau St, Kensington Market



We ran an Instagram Contest last week and our Winner if Mary F.  Mary wins a small digital reproduction of her choice!


Summer Festival Theatre in Orillia - On Golden Pond, Outlaw and more! See the schedule 

"Orillia, Ontario, Canada"

June 23, 2015 - Community Services Tuesday

Community Service Tuesdays: Attending the PanAm games and need to get a meal? Here are 20 great places near the games to eat in ‪#‎Toronto‬ #‎TO2015‬ ‪#‎PANAMANIA‬ ‪#‎PanAmGames2015‬ via @BlogTO



Are you attending the PanAm games? How are you finding Nathan Phillips Square – where are a lot of music and fun is happening throughout the games? Nathan Phillips Square is also a Toronto landmark. ‪#‎TO2015‬‪ #‎PANAMANIA‬ ‪#‎PanAmGames2015‬


"Old And New City Hall #1 Toronto"


4 skills that will help you stand out in any job interview: 


June 24, 2015 - Social Action Wednesday

 Tell us what charity you support and we'll take 10% off your purchase on Wednesdays!

For two mouthwatering weeks in July, ‪#‎Summerlicious‬ celebrates fine dining at over 200 restaurants in ‪#‎Toronto‬ with special prix fixe menus. It’s a great way to explore the city and treat your dining companion to a special meal, but navigating the 200 menus to find the best bets is a tricky business. Here are our picks for restaurants that are serving up the best bang for your buck menus. 


 Social Action Wednesday: Boy, 5, sells lettuce in Peterborough and 100% of proceeds go to charity. What activities are you involved in to help your local community?


Texas woman discovers she's white after 70 years:


Thursday, June 25th - #TBT Throwback Thursdays and Events

‪#‎TBT‬ – The Gladstone Hotel, Circa. 1900s and today

 Follow us on Twitter! 

‪#‎TBT‬ - We're already beating ourselves from the 2011 Pan Am games!!!! via @TorontoStar



 ‪#‎TBT‬- The St. Royals - Toronto’s undisputed kings of Motown and Soul, will be playing at Roy Thomson Hall on August 5. The St. Royals are a collective of musicians exuding style and swagger, bringing a refreshed yet authentic approach to the live performance spirit of the soul era.

Here’s a favorite post of ours from the past: Tweed, Ontario! Surrounded by beautiful lakes and rolling hills, David Crighton lived for 10 years and is well known in the community as many of our Facebook Fans know!!


"Tweed Ontario" By David Crighton



Friday, June 26th - #TGIF Thank God It's Friday

Looking for a unique memory of Toronto to take home or have shipped to you? Checkout 40 years of Toronto Art illustrations by 26 Collections, Posters and Note Cards - economical delivery to your door!


‪#‎TGIF‬ and thank goodness for NOW Toronto 



#‎TGIF‬. The weekend is here. Head over for some fun and plenty to do at Niagara Falls, Ontario and Niagara Falls, New York. Made of the Mist, Wine Tours and more.


"Niagara Falls, USA" By David Crighton

The 47th annual ‪#‎Caribana‬ ‪#‎Toronto‬ Festival is just around the corner and hundreds of Caribbean inspired events, classes and parties have been planned to mark to this year's festival. Toronto native Drake will be performing at the Drake OVO Festival on August 1 - 3. ‪#‎TOCaribana  

Saturday, June 27th - #EverydayisSaturday

‪#‎EverydayisSaturday‬: Annona Restaurant at The Park Hyatt Hotel.‪#‎Brunch‬ at Annona Restaurant is a veritable cornucopia of culinary delights. Enjoy a plentitude of menu options including made-to-order Omelets, Eggs Benedict and French Toast with Quebec Maple Syrup and a side of Double-Smoked Bacon. Whether it’s for a bite of Sautéed Crab Cakes or you’re famished for our 8oz Angus NY Steak and Eggs, Brunch at Annona pleases every crowd.


Enjoy the weekend and attend the Franco-Fête for some great concerts. The festival features many artists performing in French, as well as other highlights from the Francophone community. Get today’s schedule here:


 Check out our the beautiful wall calendar Pam and I are working on for the fall! Let's us know what you think? 


Sunday, June 28th - Spiritual Sundays


DUSTING OFF IDEAS: We each have a few ideas tucked away in our mind that we need to remember, so we can use them to create our best selves.



Sunday - Share your favourite inspirational quote 

FAMOUS UNITARIANS: Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803-1882

"To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment."

Spiritual Sunday: Here is a thought provoking and moving account of Jimmy Carter's soul searching that lead to him doing something heroic! It shows the man of character that he is!


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Pamela Johnston and David Crighton
"Together we are David Crighton Art"
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