|Aug 27, 2019||
A Brief Introduction to Chainmail
By Shona Cairncross
The term chainmail is derived from the French maille, the root of which is the Latin word macula, the mesh of a net. It often calls to mind images of knights dressed in armour crafted of interwoven metal links that could block the thrust of a sword or turn the point of an arrow.
|Jun 6, 2019||
Adjudication for Arts on Main 2019
For 15 years, the South Simcoe Arts Council has been showcasing the talent of local visual artists in our annual Arts on Main Juried Exhibition. During this time we have been proud to display many thoughtful and skilled pieces which have conveyed artistic interpretation in a variety of mediums.
|Aug 29, 2018||
|Jul 10, 2018||
AOM [Part 2] Submission Announcment: Celebrating the Legacy of Art
Arts on Main is in the process of some exciting changes and opportunities. This year AOM Part 1 was launched in the spring and was in partnership with Matthews House Hospice with. This exciting display of art that reflected the theme of Compassion was truly a delight. Arts on Main Part 2 will see the relocation of AOM to the fall. This will be a juried show and the artwork will be displayed in the front window of businesses in Beeton, Tottenham and Alliston.
|Apr 28, 2018||
Arts On Main
The South Simcoe Arts Council is calling all artists to participate in this spring's Arts On Main Juried Exhibition
To participate in this year's Arts on Main Juried Exhibition, download, complete and submit your Application to participate by May 4
Submit your work between May 9 - May 12
The event runs from May 15 - June 26
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|Apr 27, 2018||
|Apr 11, 2018||
April Complementary Wellness Wednesday Workshop
The South Simcoe Arts Council is excited to present, April's Wellness Wednesday Workshop
Complimentary & Open To The Community Thanks to the Ontario Trillium Foundation
Wet Felting Workshop
With Angela Volk
All materials provided!
Wednesday April 25
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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|Mar 24, 2018||
Arts on Main - Compassionate Community Art
Building a Compassionate Community is about working together to recognize and affirm the positive in each other and what is around us. What gives you hope and affirms life within your community? The South Simcoe Arts Council is calling all artists to participate in this spring's Arts On Main Juried Exhibition Click to learn more...
|Mar 5, 2018||
Thank You Ontario Trillium Foundation, Instructors and Participants!!
Complementary Wellness Wednesday Workshops
Wednesday January 24 - Wednesday February 28th, 2018
The South Simcoe Arts Council has just completed six, free to the public, Wellness Wednesday Workshops funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
We sincerely thank....
Please click ...more... to read the thank you letter from Len MacLeod, Executive Director
|Mar 3, 2018||
Artists For Artists
an informal gathering for member artists to share about art and life
Come and join the discussions every first and third Wednesday of the month
Time: 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Start Date: Wednesday March 21
Location: South Simcoe Arts Council
41 Victoria St. E, Alliston