Blog - Archive - 2017 - May

Two Saturdays: DRAWING WITH INK with Len MacLeod
May 3, 2017 | visual arts, Workshops

SATURDAY JUNE 17 & 24
10:30am - 12:30pm

$45 - 2 classes

All materials provided.
Held at 41 Victoria St. E.

Register with Len MacLeod at len.macleod.art@gmail.com

Artists needed! at CONTACT Community Services
May 4, 2017

The New Tecumseth Seniors Crafting Program, "Recycled Inspirations" will give seniors of South Simcoe the opportunity to learn new artistic and craft skills while using recycled materials to help the environment. The goal of the program is to increase opportunities for rural seniors...

Drawing! For the Watercolour Painter
MEMBERSHIP, WORKSHOP / EVENT AND VOLUNTEER CO-ORDINATOR
BLUE RAIN GALLERY GROUP ART SHOW
May 5, 2017 | Exhibits, visual arts

OPENING SATURDAY, JUNE 10 11:00am - 4:00pm
Artists in attendance from 2:00pm - 4:00pm

You are invited to Blue Rain Art Show June 10th. In the past several months I have been on a quest to find new and exciting work for this show. It has been a fascinating process...

MOSAIC Ontario Society of Artists 145th Anniversary Exhibition

MOSAIC Ontario Society of Artists 145th Anniversary Exhibition

May 9, 2017 | Exhibits, visual arts

The Writer
May 12, 2017 | Literary, Opportunities

The Writers’ Circle is a weekly workshop
7 - 9 pm Tuesday evenings
Held at 41 Victoria St. E.

The Writers’ Circle is a chance to sit down with fellow writers and share your work. A supportive environment that fosters encouragement and respect; members share and offer insights into the works of others. Come and enhance your knowledge and writing skills.

Congratulations to the South Simcoe Arts Council Wordsmiths!
May 15, 2017 | Literary, Member Activities

The following article appeared in the Briar Crier, May issue, written by Michelle Dinnick:

On April 8th, many of us gathered at The Club at Bond Head to support The Next Step’s principal fundraiser, the Grate Groan-Up Spelling Bee! ...

Official Book Launch for The Spirit of Canada
May 15, 2017 | Literary, Member Activities

Dear Friends and Family: You are Invited!

Chicken Soup for the Soul ~ The Spirit of Canada contains stories written by members Michelle Dinnick & Isolde Ryan...

SPOTLIGHT ON THE ARTS 2017
May 16, 2017 | Music

SPOTLIGHT ON THE ARTS AWARDS CEREMONY & GALA CONCERT

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

To be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, 160 King St. S. Alliston
Awards 5:30pm & Concert 7:00pm...

May 29th Tec We Gwill WI Meeting ~ All Welcome
May 16, 2017 | Member Activities

Tec We Gwill WI monthly meeting is being held May 29th at the TEC WE GWILL WI Hall in Newton Robinson 4380 10th line Bradford West Gwillimbury....

BATTLE OF THE BRUSHES 2017
May 18, 2017 | visual arts

BATTLE OF THE BRUSHES 2017 is Saturday, July 1st CANADA DAY !

This is always a really fun event for all artists in the community and beyond! It is a 30-minute painting competition anticipated by artists of all styles and levels and judged by spectators. Held in two rounds, the top two finalists will go on to "battle" each other in a final round for the ultimate prize of $500! ...

St. John

St. John's United Church Choir and Students & Friends of John Dodington

May 18, 2017 | Music

HOW TO MAKE FELTED FLOWERS AND BEADS
May 20, 2017 | visual arts, Workshops

Presenter: Gail Franklin-Hawes of Gn’R Alpaca Farm. A weaving and textile graduate and fibre artist who loves raising her own alpacas.

Date: Sunday June 4, 2017
Time: 10 – 12pm and offered again 1 – 3pm
Fee: $25

At: Gn’R Alpaca Farm, 8561 Main St. Lisle, ON. 416-526-0503 to register

Artwork wanted for Stevenson Memorial Hospital
May 20, 2017 | Opportunities

ARTS IN OUR COMMUNITY is a program that allows our members the chance to hang their artwork around town at various venues. We have an opening coming up really soon for:

Stevenson Memorial Hospital from May 26 - July 21...

DRAWING! For the Watercolour Painter with Len MacLeod
May 23, 2017 | visual arts, Workshops

TWO THURSDAYS: JUNE 8th & 15th
10:30am - 12:30pm

$45
All Materials Provided!

Draw close-ups of birds, flowers, mammals or architecture.
Learn drawing techniques that are the foundation
of watercolour paintings:proportion, scale & perspective ...

ONTARIO 150 ARTS ON MAIN ARTISTS LIST
May 24, 2017 | Exhibits, visual arts

Thank you to everyone who is participating in this year's ONTARIO 150 ARTS ON MAIN EXHIBITION!

With 32 participating artists and 14 venues, ...

BLUE RAIN GALLERY GROUP ART SHOW ~ Opening Saturday, June 10th
May 29, 2017 | Exhibits, visual arts

Opening Saturday, June 10th 11am - 4pm
Artists in attendance from 2pm - 4pm

You are invited to Blue Rain Art Show June 10th. In the past several months I have been on a quest...

Richard Vandermeer Workshops in Orillia
May 31, 2017 | visual arts, Workshops

SATURDAY, June 24th: OIL
SATURDAY, July 8th: WATERCOLOUR
10am - 3pm ....

Crazy Pants Kids are Confident Kids!
May 31, 2017 | theatre, youth

SUMMER REGISTRATION is filling up!
Make sure to sign up your child for a summer they will never forget! ...