The Canadian government is in favor of supporting any of the arts when it comes to small businesses. There are many Canadian government programs in place for funding that one can get free government grants in order to start a business, if the business can qualify. In order to know this, the small business owner would have to seek out what funding is available both on the federal and the provincial level for small business funding.
You can also take advantage of the Small Business Startup Assessment Tool below and see the tools and resources you need to succeed at launching your business. It takes just a minute and will also tell you if there may be any funding programs available.