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Welcome!

The South Simcoe Arts Council is proud to support and promote the arts in our communities as well as manage an incredible artisan gift shop, FortyOne:Local Art Market on Victoria Street in Alliston. As you navigate our website you will see there is so much to get involved in. Perhaps you are an artist or business looking for networking, retail, or exhibition opportunities. Or maybe you are a community member looking for events, performances, and workshops. Let the SSAC be your first stop for all things creative in South Simcoe!

The SSAC is a registered charity and all donations of $20 or more are eligible for a tax receipt. Help us continue to enrich our community through the arts. Donate Today!

**February 2021 UPDATE**

We are open for both IN STORE and online sales with curb-side pick up. We are required to limit the amount of people in our shop to 8 at a time.

* Face masks are required
* Please sanitize your hands as you enter
* If you are feeling unwell, or have come in contact with someone who has a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19, we respectfully ask that you do not come in.

Shop/Office Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5pm

We wish you all the best of health.


Latest Blog Posts

Feb 19, 2021
Metal Keys Designs

Metal Keys Designs

By Tracy Lai

Around a decade ago, I discovered precious metal clay while looking for a new creative outlet. After taking a workshop creating metal clay jewellery, I became hooked!

Precious metal clay is a specialized clay containing metal particles, such as fine silver. The particles are combined with a binder made of organic plant material and water.

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Feb 18, 2021
An excerpt from Moonlight with Tom Thomson

An excerpt from Moonlight with Tom Thomson

Painting & Prose

Marla perched on the edge of the red Muskoka chair on her dock, and raised a glass of merlot to the setting sun. The summer storm had blown over and she was alone. Somewhere out on the lake, a loon called...

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Events

March 20th, 20211pm
Annual General Meeting of SSAC via Zoom

Annual General Meeting of SSAC via Zoom