** DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS EXTENDED TO APRIL 5th **
The South Simcoe Arts Council is proud to showcase Youth & Emerging Artists for 2017!
We will be holding a show of painting, photography, fibre, pottery, wood, glass, ...
from APRIL 10th to MAY 13th at our location at 41 Victoria St. E. Alliston.
SATURDAY, MAY 6th
10:00am - 12pm
For Youth Ages 8-14 years
Join artist, Lisa Harpell, to learn the basics of working with stone.
Create a maquette and a small sculpture in soapstone!
$35 All supplies & stone included.
“It is the form that never existed in the world before . It is the energy of life within the art that connects with the human soul. For that very reason, art is essential!”
SATURDAY, MAY 6th
1pm - 4pm
Join artist Lisa Harpell for more Stone Carving for creative personalities! Following up on her latest workshop series, Lisa is continuing to guide and teach the basics of carving and the energies of stone. In this workshop, she will teach about form, composition and bringing the hidden sculpture out of the stone as well as combining more than one colour of stone to create a finished piece.
All tools & supplies included.
DRAWING TO PAINTING with David Aspenleider
An innovative programme intended to develop artists' understanding of composition, elements of design, and the "Golden Mean".
Included in this 4 week programme are additional exercises in understanding 1 - 2 - 3 point perspective and how to accurately render shade and shadow.
Participants should have some or limited experience.
WEDNESDAYS: MAY 24, 31 & JUNE 7, 14
10:00am - 12:00pm
4 classes $120.00*
Drawing supplies & tutorial sheets included.
ADDITIONAL SUPPLIES required: ...
What better way to celebrate the Ontario150 and springtime! Join the skilled milliners from Le Petit Chapeau from Barrie as they visit the South Simcoe Arts Council and teach you to modify a hat to create a wearable and functional work of art.
Create a SUN HAT for plein air painting, gardening season, or a gift for Mother's Day.
SUNDAY, MAY 7th
All supplies included.
Register at the arts council at 705-435-2378 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Workshop to be held at 41 Victoria St. E. Alliston.
THURSDAYS MAY 18, 25 & JUNE 1, 8, 15
10am - 12:30pm
In sumi-e one moves with grace, strength, flexibility and balance. The artist is challenged to create paintings of simplicity and eloquence. Learn more brush control and sensitivity, to gain a strength in your brushwork. Learning the importance of white space and understanding the value of simplifying subjects will influence students’ approach to all art forms.
Each class includes a brief Qigong/Tai Chi session to refresh our bodies mid-lesson...
RE:STYLE STUDIO Workshops
To be held at:
19 Waterman Ave #109, door on Cranfield Rd.
Toronto, ON M4B 1Y2
OPEN BY APPOINTMENT OR WORKSHOP BOOKING
Phone: (647) 794-4662
1) ADVANCED REUPHOLSTERY
2) FROM SCRATCH: DIY HEADBOARD
3) Bring Your Own Piece Reupholstery (intro/intermediate) ...
Happening in June!
A series of ONE-DAY WORKSHOPS with Master Painter & Artist RICHARD VANDERMEER
OCA Graduate 1989; Fine Art Dept.
Work represented at Christin Galleries in Toronto & Richard's own gallery in Orillia
MONDAY, JUNE 5th: PASTEL
MONDAY, JUNE 12th: OIL
MONDAY, JUNE 26th: WATERCOLOUR ...
EXCITING TIMES FOR SSAC AND ITS MEMBER ARTISTS!
For those members who may not be aware of our Mandate and Vision; we are pleased to provide it:
To foster the cultural enrichment of South Simcoe
by developing widespread appreciation of, support for,
and involvement with the Arts...
Awards for ARTS ON MAIN JURIED EXHIBITION FOR ONTARIO150 will be presented as follows:
*RALPH HICKS Best of Show Award $350
*DR. IRV BRODER MEMORIAL BURSARY Most Promising Artist Award $225
*1st, 2nd and 3rd Prizes generously donated by the Rotary Club of Alliston:
1st Prize $300
2nd Prize $250
3rd Prize $200 ...