Sunday, November 1, 2015

SAQA Co-Rep, Dwayne Wanner and Robynne Cole to invite you to attend the next SAQA CENTRAL CANADA Regional Meeting....



Please join us for our 
SAQA REGIONAL MEETING
Sunday Nov 15th , 2015
from 1:00 to 3:00 
 Art Galleryof Burlington  
1333 Lakeshore Road
 Burlington, ON.

Mita Giacomini will join us to demonstrate details of her reverse couching/weaving technique which she brought to our April “Show and Tell”. She will also share a trunk show of some of her pieces. You can get a glimpse of Mita’s work on this website; she is one of 53 artists participating in a recent Surface Design Association exhibition. http://edgeoftheforest.ca/?project=mita-giacomini

There is a $5 charge per member and any guests, which includes a draw ticket for prizes. 

We need to manage our room arrangements with the AGB, so please RSVP if you are coming, your regrets are not necessary,

Nancy Proctor, a SAQA member from Bayfield Ontario suggested an interest in car pooling with anyone from her area.  If you want to pursue that reply to me and I will forward your contact information to her.

We trust many of you are busy working on entries for both the SAQA all Canadian Artists Regional Exhibition  'My Corner of the World- CANADA and the accompanying International Artists Exhibition 'My Corner of the World'  Call for Entry deadline of November 30th, 2015 and hope your calendar will allow you to take time out to join us.

All of the details FOR BOTH EXHIBITIONS is available HERE

A pdf copy of the Exhibition prospectus for either or both shows is available from SAQA Regional Co-Rep for Central Canada,Bethany Garner at garner@kingston.net

 
We look forward to seeing you at the Nov 15th meeting!
Robynne Cole, Assistant
and Dwayne Wanner, SAQA Co-Rep



P.S. There are 3 spots left in a Quilted Rug/Wall Hanging workshop with Al Cote on November 8th at the Art Gallery of Burlington. If anyone is interested here is a website you can go to, or email if I can help with more information. http://artgalleryofburlington.com/term-one-2015-adult-workshops/Scroll to the very bottom of this link.

Driving Directions to Art Gallery of Burlington

From Niagara or Hamilton East – Take the first exit (Northshore) at the north end of the Skyway Bridge. Keep to the right, pass the Joseph Brant Hospital and Maple Ave. Turn left at Brock Ave and make an immediate right into the driveway of the Art Gallery of Burlington. If you miss the driveway, continue to the corner of Brock and Elgin and make a right – enter the parking lot on your right.
From Toronto or Hamilton West – Take QEW Niagara and exit at Northshore Blvd. Turn left at the end of the ramp and continue under the QEW. You will pass the Joseph Brant Hospital and Maple Ave. Turn left at Brock Ave and make an immediate right into the driveway of the Art Gallery of Burlington. If you miss the driveway, continue to the corner of Brock and Elgin and make a right – enter the parking lot on your right.