Arts Blog - Archive - 2015 - March

Douglas Brown Watercolour, Gwen Brown Sculpture - A Retrospective

Current South Simce Arts Council Gallery at the Gibson features
Douglas Brown Watercolour, Gwen Brown Sculpture - A Retrospective

Dr. Alex Husveti and Leonora Husveti-Frenette

REMINDER
Member Leonora Husveti-Frenette burst into the art scene in 2013 from a background in psychology and performing arts. Leonora won 2nd prize from the South Simcoe Arts Council in her first creation and in 2014 she won the Alice Forestell Award for the most promising Emerging Artist.

Haliburton School of the Arts Summer Courses
Mar 2, 2015 | Member Activities

Enjoy a creative escape this summer at the Haliburton School of The Arts
Registration opens March 2 for Haliburton School of The Arts summer courses

FIFTY PLUS SHOWCASE  FRIDAY MARCH 27; 6-9:00PM
Mar 3, 2015 | Member Activities

Boomer? Zoomer? Fifty Plus? Looking forward to or enjoying retirement?

Youth Visual Arts Program
Mar 4, 2015

REGISTRATIONS
The South Simcoe Arts Council is taking registrations for the March Break Painting at the Gibson!
March 16 - 20, 2015 9 - 4 daily includes materials
Cost for the full week is $200 or $50 per day. Create your own acrylic paintings using professional artist's materials provided. Explore brush strokes, colour mixing, and painting techniques, through daily themes. with Artist in Residence at the Gibson Centre, Greg Hindle.

Spring Art Classes at Small Inspirations
Mar 4, 2015 | Opportunities

Spring Art Classes at Small Inspirations

Professional Development Activities for Members
Mar 4, 2015 | Member Activities

There is a growing demand for:
our Creative Writing Group and now; a Photography Group!

Crazy Pants Theatre Co. Improv Workshop
Mar 5, 2015 | Collaborative Events

Crazy Pants Theatre Co. Improv Workshop

CALL TO ARTISTS

Artists needed for art rotation.

SOUTH SIMCOE PALETTE CLUB WORKSHOPS

Workshops:
$30 for members and $40 for non members
10 am to 3 p.m.
For more information contact:
Lori Hepburn at 905-715-1518, lhepburn@rogers.com or southsimcoepaletteclub.ca

Home Show

SSAC Members invited to exhibit their work at our booth in the South Simcoe Home Show April 11 and 12.

Artist Cottage Retreat Weekends

Have you ever wanted that opportunity to paint Plein Air in cottage country? This is your opportunity!

Membership Directories and Festival Events Ontario Magazine hit the streets!

Both the South Simcoe Arts Council Membership Directory and the Festival Events Ontario Magazine hit the streets of Toronto a week ago!

THE GREAT BIG BEETON BEE  CONTEST, PART THREE!
Mar 17, 2015

We welcome all Artists to enter their rendition of a bee made of weather resistant materials such as wood, metal, copper, concrete, glass etc.
The artistic entries will be judged at this year’s “Beeton Honey and Garden Festival” May 23rd, 2015 by public voting.

Around the Corners Art Spring Show
Mar 24, 2015 | Exhibits

Around the Corners Art Spring Show
at the Cookstown Antique Market

SSAC PARTNERS WITH THE ABIA!

SSAC PARTNERS WITH THE ABIA!

Mar 25, 2015 | Opportunities

We are thrilled to partner with our local communities that we live in. Remember to save these dates! The Alliston Business Improvement Association is placing this ad in the Ontario Parks Information Guide. For those of you who are unaware; I understand that Earl Rowe Provincial Park

Fields of Expression Projects for Emerging Artists and Juried Show for Experienced Artists
Mar 26, 2015 | Member Activities

Both Emerging Artists and Established Artists registering for this year's events will create works interpreting the theme: New Tecumseth, A Legacy of Agriculture, in any medium.

Presented by South Simcoe Arts Council - Cartoonist Bob Kain, Manga Drawing
Mar 29, 2015 | Member Activities

Barrie resident Bob Kain will be hosting youth classes on how to draw in the manga style, a cartoon or form of illustration that came to prominence in nineteenth century Japan.