ArtsTalk Blog - Archive - 2016 - May

South Simcoe Palette Club presents Palette Passions now showing at SSAC Gift Shop
May 2, 2016 | Member Activities

South Simcoe Palette Club presents Palette Passions, now showing at SSAC Gift Shop 41 Victoria St. E., Alliston


Sunday, June 19 at 2pm
$20 adults, $15 seniors/students
Featuring original dances by Alison Mockler and Company,
Guest Appearances by The Simcoe Contemporary Dancers & The Dance Workshop

A great opportunity to music teachers this weekend!
Battle of the Brushes 2016

Saturday, June 18th at the foot of Mill St., Alliston
Open to all Artists
First Prize $500
Second Prize $250

Serenade of Spring

Date: Saturday May 28
6:30 – 8:00 pm
Grace United Church, 350 Grove St. Barrie
Suggested donation: $20 per family, $10 per adult $5 per student
Charitable tax receipts given for donations of $20 or over.

New Report Demonstrates the Economic Importance of Arts and Culture in Ontario
Clay and Felting Workshops
2 Day All Ages Watercolour Painting - June 4 & 11
All Ages Traditional Watercolour Painting
May 14, 2016

Create a watercolour painting from your own drawing. Learn basic colour theory and colour mixing while layering colour from light to dark. Practice the techniques of wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry and lifting. This is a great parent/child opportunity to learn the basics of watercolour painting together!

MILF Live Crisis
May 19, 2016 | theatre

One Night Only…That Funny Blonde Girl is Back!

Saturday May 28, 2016 7:30 & 10pm at Crazy Pants Theatre Co

Picture yourself with your closest girlfriends, a glass of wine in hand, laughing your ass off. If this sounds like your kind of night have we got a show for you!

Improv Cafe Night
May 19, 2016 | theatre, youth

Dress Like a Bee...Get in FREE!
Join us for our last Cafe Night of the season.

Improv Cafe is New Tec's comedy club for teens. Whether you want to try your hand on stage or sit back and laugh at the fantastic comedy created by improv.

Battle of the Brushes Marketplace Space
Tottenham Artisan Marketplace Invitation
Seven Pennies
May 24, 2016 | Member Activities

Group Show: A Penny for your Thoughts
Opening Reception - Saturday June 4 and Sunday June 5, noon to 4pm
Show runs June 4 - June 19, 2016
Double doors Gallery and Cafe
4004 Horseshoe Valley Rd W., Anten Mills
Open Monday - Friday 12-4pm

Professional Presentation for Artists
May 24, 2016

Professional Presentation for Artists with Christina Luck and Diana Harding Tucker

Sat. June 11th 10am-1pm
Sat. June 25th 10am-1pm
Sun. June 26th 2-5pm

This workshop will focus on:

•How to write an effective Artist Statement and CV
•Tips on Applying to Competitions and Galleries
•Creating a WOW Portfolio

Fresh Paint at SSAC

June 2 - July 16

Works by:
Sandy Brand, Emma Carney, Michelle Eissler, Jeanette Luchese & Deline West

RECEPTION with a talk by Andrea Ford of RE:Style Studio on June 14th 5-7pm

Stage Combat Mini Workshop
May 25, 2016 | theatre, youth

Have you ever wondered how actors make fight scenes look so real?

Work by Mike Medaglia
May 26, 2016 | Exhibits, visual arts

Coffee, Community and Art by Mike Medaglia

Saturday Courtyard Marketplace Invitation

Display and Sell your work in the courtyard!

En Plein Air Competition
May 31, 2016

Stoneware, Woodfired Porcelain & Raku by Ann Randeraad

Work by Lindsay Nemeth
May 31, 2016 | Exhibits

Coffee, Community, and Art by Lindsay Nemeth

SEASONS Photography by Jim Craigmyle