Tag Archives: Art

December “Art in the Library”: Gail McNaughton

St. Thomas Public Library is proud to support the community’s culture and talent. Each month, local artists have the opportunity to showcase their work on our “Art in the Library” wall next to the Creators’ Community on the Main Level! Displays are open to the public and it is free …

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Waiting for the Hurricane

With all this talk about Hurricane Sandy, the FRANKENSTORM, and all the possible outcomes I thought it was important to collect a few tips to share with you. Please feel free to add your tips in the comments section. Locally the concern is focused on power outages that may come …

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Deni Gauthier Intimate, interactive and acoustic

Please join us for a great evening of music with Deni Gauthier Saturday September 24, 2011 8pm to 10pm Doors open at 7:30pm Tickets: $10 in advance $12 at the door Cash Bar Proceeds go to help support and nurture our young artists Call or visit the Art Centre.

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Pain and the Art of Songwriting

Don't ask me how songs come into being. They just come. I go for months without writing one, and then in the last 2-3 months there have been about 15 new ones. I'm often taken by surprise. Like one day I'm out on a run and I have a memory of a childhood friend... the first [...]

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The Ladd Quartette @ the Art Centre June 11, 2011 8-10pm

Just talk to me… It’s a great band – We have Noel Lesperance (sax+keys), Guy Miskelly (guitar), Rodney Alexander (drums) and myself on Bass… Lots of different music styles from jazz, rock, blues and solo treats from each of the members! Saturday June 11, 2011  8-10pm  Cash Bar Tickets available at the Art Centre advance [...]

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Put your money where your GEEK is…

I often poke around the facebook profiles of the readers of the blog just to get an idea of the demographic that is following us. So far we don’t really seem to have one specific “type” of person following us and that to my mind is a great thing! It …

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BuschekBooks of Ottawa invite you to join us as we celebrate the launch of

the walnut-craking machine  by Julie Berry 7:30 pm Friday, April 15, 2011 St. Thomas-Elgin Public Art Centre, 301 Talbot Street “With their capacity to listen intently and to everyone, their seasoned home-grown voice, and their front-and-back porch wishdon, Julie Berry’s poems seem effortlessly to set themselves to music.” – Don McKay Reception and book signing [...]

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T’was the Art Show Before Christmas

For art lovers~ T’was the Art Show B4 Christmas@ CASO Train Station (behind Giant Tiger~a fabulous space-newly renovated, you should see it!) Fri 12 Nov 6-9 pm, Sat 13 Nov. Noon-9pm, Sun 14 Nov. Noon-4pm. maybe you will even know one of the artists there Check it out! A little …

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I bet you think we forgot…

Well…You’re right…(kinda) We have been busy behind the scenes working on a bunch of new stuff and we forgot to post our July contest. We are very fortunate to have been given a beautiful coffee table book depicting the entire permenant collection of the St.Thomas Public Art Centre to used …

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Olympic Photo Exhibit

From now until the end of July, Brian J. Malott, author and photographer of “23 Seconds: The Story of Chasing Dreams” will have photographs from the 2010 Games in Vancouver on Exhibition at the St. Thomas Public Library. This will include several fan favorite images from the run away successful …

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RON KINGSWOOD LANDSCAPES- Opening

The St. Thomas–Elgin Public Art Centre is please to present the works of Ron Kingswood, “LANDSCAPES”. Over the past decade, a search for a deeper response to the landscape has led Ron away from pictorial works, to a more metaphorical and emblematic objective. He finds discussion or pronouncement of these …

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Art and Architecture of Queen’s Park (Tour by MPP Steve Peters)

Monday, October 18, 2010 On this trip you will travel by motor coach to Toronto to receive a personal tour of the art and architecture of the Parliament Buildings by St. Thomas‘ own, Steve Peters, MPP. Private reception to follow. Tour and Bus Trip only $50.00/person. For more information and …

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Now Showing…at the Art Gallery

I never really thought the art gallery was for me. I don’t mean to say that I don’t like art. Its just that I thought it was for “those people”.  You know who I mean. You know what separates you and I from “those people”? NOTHING well, nothing except a …

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STEPAC- Redtail Auction & Cocktail Party

St. Thomas–Elgin Public Art Centre Redtail Silent Auction & Cocktail Party Saturday, May 29, 2010 Redtail Golf Course Mill Road 5 Miles West of St. Thomas Port Stanley, Ontario Time: 4:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $100.00 each Redtail Golf Course is the exclusive Venue for the St. Thomas–Elgin Public …

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STEPAC- Redtail Auction & Cocktail Party

St. Thomas–Elgin Public Art Centre Redtail Silent Auction & Cocktail Party Saturday, May 29, 2010 Redtail Golf Course Mill Road 5 Miles West of St. Thomas Port Stanley, Ontario Time: 4:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $100.00 each Redtail Golf Course is the exclusive Venue for the St. Thomas–Elgin Public …

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