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  • What Did David Crighton Do? The Week of August 17th-23rd Digest #14
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What Did David Crighton Do? The Week of August 17th-23rd Digest #14

"Roncesvalles Avenue #2, 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!


Monday August 17th, 2015: #AMA Monday

It’s back to school time for universities soon. Need help paying for school? Government student loans and grants are a great way to get help when financing your full or part-time education.

"Victoria College, University of Toronto" By David Crighton


Are you thinking of going back to school in 2015 or 2016? The Central Technical and Art School (where I learned my trade) has an adult program

 "Central Technical and Art School, Toronto" By David Crighton 


Did you know? David Crighton Art online has been translated into German?

Tuesday August 18th, 2015 - Community Services Tuesday

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Community Service Tuesdays: Attend the Italfest on August 22 in Mississauga - food, fun and festivities as you spend the day exploring all that is Italian.

Mississauga ITALFEST is a volunteer based organization with no administration or management expenses. Net proceeds are re-invested into the community through Tomorrow’s Community of Hope (TCOH). To learn about donations and volunteering go to:

Do you wonder how we choose the topics we post about? Learn about our social media plan

Wednesday August 19th, 2015 - Social Action Wednesday

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

Social Action Wednesdays: What do you think of this new allegation and Mr. Harper? via @NationalPost

Social Action Wednesdays: Should Toronto’s LGBT community support a Toronto Olympic bid? If held in ‪#‎Toronto‬, could the Olympic Games be an opportunity for Canada to promote LGBT rights globally? What are your thoughts?

"Church Street, Toronto" By David Crighton 


I‘m pleased to be one of the exhibitors between September 18 to 20 at the‪#‎Toronto‬ Outdoor Art Exhibition. I’ll be at booth A-15.

Come see David’s beautiful Art Calendar and Note Cards – perfect for gifts! Consider art as the gift of memories using the beautiful Toronto art illustrations David is so well known for.

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Are you dreaming yet of a White Christmas? At David Crighton Art – we are listening to this great song while we get our inventory set up for our 2016 calendars and Christmas cards that are now available. Great for corporate gifting!

Ready to touch our unique cards + calendars yourself? Sample cards and calendars available here:


Thursday, August 20th - #TBT Throwback Thursdays and Events

‪#‎TBT‬ – Founded in 1879 as the Toronto Industrial Exhibition, the CNE gets off to its 136th year of activity starting TOMORROW through to September 7th. Let's go to the Ex!

(the below is a picture from CNE in 1919)

At St. Michael's Hospital, you'll find many art illustration of ‪#‎Toronto‬ by David Crighton lining the corridors.


Here’s a favorite post of ours from the past: The Princes' Gate, originally built in 1927 is a landmark most famously known for being the entrance to the ‪#‎Toronto‬ Exhibition. With the opening of the ‪#‎CNE2014‬ today, its seems fitting to share this great piece

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

#‎TGIF‬. Tonight at the Drake Hotel is Motown Party - playing Motown, northern soul, and some remixes for YOU with resident DJs Fawn Big Canoe Sean Caff & DJ Misty!

 "Drake Hotel, Toronto, Ontario" By David Crighton


Dine out this weekend at LaVinia Restaurant on Lakeshore Blvd for excellent Spanish food


How to deliver a truly meaningful well done, thank you gift.

 "Annex, Toronto, Canada" By David Crighton

Saturday, August 22nd - #EverydayisSaturday

‪#‎EverydayisSaturday‬: Enjoy ‪#‎brunch‬ at Bonjour Brioche on Queen St. E.



Beloved country-rock heroes Blue Rodeo come to Molson Amphitheatre tonight for a night of wall-to-wall, solid gold hits!


What is your favourite landmark, building, neighbourhood or streetscape in‪#‎Toronto‬?

"High Park, Toronto" By David Crighton

Sunday, June 28th - Spiritual Sundays

Share your favourite inspirational quote and win 2 historic landmark note cards

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Pamela Johnston and David Crighton

"Together we are David Crighton Art"



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