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Arteast is a highly active not-for-profit visual arts organization.
Arteast est une association très active dans les arts visuels.

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Blackburn Library exhibit by

Wendy Parlow

Short Stories – An exhibition of photographs

June 9th - July 28th, 2018

The Blackburn Library in conjunction with Arteast is proud to present an exhibition of photographs by Wendy Parlow. This solo show is called Short Stories and draws upon the power of images to engage the imagination. Each print is an invitation to the viewer to create their own story about what they see.

This is a unique opportunity for the public to enjoy, encourage and support local artists in their community as well as engaging with the Blackburn Library.

Contact: Art Coordinator Jessie Parker Jessie@photobasedart.com

Library hours are: Monday to Thursday: 10 - 8:30, Friday: 1:00 - 6:00, Saturday: 10:00- 5:00, Sunday: closed

Sunset No 3


Glass Fusing Workshop

Friday, June 22,
11 am to 1pm
Grow with Art is organizing a glass fusing workshop with Wendy Canci of Da Artisi Gallery. We hope to organize a carpool for transportation. Cost: Everyone would pay the fee of $40 or $45 for their project. We could then go as a group for lunch in Cumberland. The lunch out would be optional and an individual expense.

Location: Da Artisi Gallery
2565 Montreal Rd.
Numbers: about 8 people
Description: Spend approximately two hours playing with glass and visiting with friends. At the end of the session your creations go into the kiln. Finished pieces are ready for pick up within a week. This class offers a little bit of glass teaching and a lot of creativity and laughter.
Read more for details:
Choose one collection from the following:
Option A: Make one sun-catcher (approx. 5×5′ or 3×6″) and four pendants
Option B: Make one small dish and two pendants
Cost including tools and supplies: $40/person($5 extra for shaping into a dish)
Each participant can choose a different selection of projects so the group doesn’t have to do the same project.
Register by sending an email to Mary Ann Varley varleymaryann1@bell.net

Registration Form and Information word pdf
Registration Deadline June 17, 2018

C. Leslie Lambert
at Luna Sole until June 26th 2018

Born in Scotland, raised in Montréal, Carol Leslie Lambert (previously Anderson - Dorofi), a former professional fashion designer of women's evening wear, worked in systems analysis/design prior to returning to a fulltime artistic career.

Leslie has been drawing (pencil, pastels, charcoal) since childhood. She obtained her diploma in Fashion Design from The Fashion Arts Academy in Montreal, studied at the Ottawa School of Art in both the community and diploma streams and obtained her Fine Arts Diploma from St. Lawrence College in Brockville. She taught watercolour painting for over a decade at various venues, including the Ottawa Carleton District School Board, the previous Visual Arts Centre, Orleans (VACO) and numerous community centres in Ottawa and Gatineau. She has, in the past, been part of the management team in Galerie Old Chelsea, was on the executive of Arteast, and on the Board of Directors of VACO; also volunteered her time with the Ottawa Art Association and the Ottawa Tulip Festival,. She is sought after as a jury member for exhibitions in Ontario/Quebec locations.

An award winning artist, she has participated in numerous group shows in the National Capital Region, including Galerie Old Chelsea, Promenade Arteast, the Ottawa Art Festival and the Ottawa Tulip Festival. She has held many successful solo exhibitions in Ottawa, Gatineau and Brussels.

Her paintings are privately held throughout North America, Europe, Japan, Australia and New Zealand and in the tiny town of Séguret, in Provence. They are available at the Kanata Civic Art Gallery or online www.kanatagallery.ca/Kanata_Civic_Art_Gallery/C.Leslie_Lambert.html or at www.arteastottawa.com.
Née en Écosse, éduquéeàMontréal, Carol Leslie Lambert (anciennement Anderson-Dorofi) étais d'abord dessinatrice professionnelle de mode pour dames et informaticienne, pour ensuite se retourner dans les arts, comme artiste peintre.

Leslie a enseigné plus que dix ans les techniques de l'aquarelleàOttawa età Gatineau. Elle étais aussi impliquée dans le gestion de Galerie Old Chelsea, comme volontaire pour Arteast, pour le Festival de tulipes d'Ottawa, et pour l'Association des arts visuelles d'Orléans. Elle siège au sein du comité de direction du Centre des Arts Visuels d'Orléans, et participe activementàplusieurs expositions de groupes et individuelles.

Des collections privées en Amérique du Nord, en Europe, en Australie, en Nouvelle-Zélande et au Japon possèdent de ses œuvres. On en retrouve aussi dans la collections publique de la petite village de Séguret en Provence. Ces tableaux sont disponiblesàwww.arteastottawa.com ou Kanata Civic Art Gallery, www.kanatagallery.ca/Kanata_Civic_Art_Gallery/C.Leslie_Lambert.html




Effective immediately, the newsletter editor has a new e-mail address: editor.arteastottawa@gmail.com.
Therefore, please send articles and any other e-mail communications intended for the newsletter editor to that address.

Stephen Quinlan
Behind the Curtain

April 27, 2018 to October 26, 2018

Legal Information Centre of Ottawa
Albert St, 14th floor, Suite 1400
Tuesday through Thursday 9am - 5 pm

The Legal Information Centre in conjunction with Arteast is proud to present an exhibition of Healing Visions at the Rideau Shore titled “Behind the Curtain”, paintings by Stephen Quinlan. This solo show runs from April 27 to October 26.

The works celebrate sunrise over the Rideau Rover as viewed from Strathcona Park.

This is a unique opportunity for the public to enjoy, encourage and support local artists in their community as well as engaging with the Legal Information Centre.

Contact: Art Coordinator Jessie Parker Jessie@photobasedart.com

Arteast Aprons

100% durable cotton
Soil release finish for added stain protection
Two patch pockets and a pen pocket
22” width and 30” length -Large
Chance to win a free apron as one of the many door prizes at the GWA meetings.

Available for purchase at “Grow with Art” meetings for $15.00 ea.!!!!!

St. Laurent Complex Library Gallery

Mary Gourlay - Exhibition of Paintings

St-Laurent Library, in conjunction with Arteast, is proud to present an exhibition of paintings by Ottawa artist Mary Gourlay. This solo show is titled Rock and Water and runs from April 6 to June 22, 2018.

This collection of oil paintings represents places the artist has been over the past two years - locally in the Brownsburg area of Quebec as well as further afield in the Adirondacks, Georgian Bay, and the Frontenac region of Ontario. Beginning with sketches painted plein air, Mary’s work is bold and expressive, drawing the viewer into the magnificent landscapes of the Canadian Shield.

This is a unique opportunity for the public to enjoy, encourage and support artists in their local community as well as the St-Laurent Library.

Location: St-Laurent branch of the Ottawa Public Library, 515 Côté Street,
Ottawa K1K 0Z8
Hours: Monday to Thursday: 10:00 - 8:30, Friday: 1:00 - 6:00,
Saturday: 10:00- 5:00, Sunday: closed

Good news/ Bonne nouvelle

DeSerres offering a 10% discount on all regular-price merchandise in store. Arteast Ottawa members must present their membership card for the discount. This offer is only available at the St Laurent shopping Centre,1200, Saint-Laurent blvd. (Ontario) K1K 3B8   DeSerres vous offre un rabais de 10 % sur tous les articles à prix régulier en magasin. Les membres D’Arteast Ottawa devront présenter leur carte de membre pour bénéficier du rabais. Cette offre est seulement offerte au magasin du Centre St Laurent shopping Centre, 1200, Saint-Laurent blvd. (Ontario) K1K 3B8.

St. Laurent Complex Gallery
Call for Artists

The Arteast Team at the St. Laurent Complex Gallery would like to issue a call for artists for upcoming shows in 2018.

Winter Mix: January 11- March 8th
Spring Mix: March 8th- May 10th
Summer Mix: May 10th- July 12th
Fall Mix: July 12th- September 13th

Each exhibit space can accommodate 4 artists at a time.
Please email stlaurent@arteastottawa.com as soon as possible if you are interested in showing your art work. Changeovers take place on Thursday evenings starting at 5:30 pm.

The St. Laurent Complex is an inviting and fitting space for Arteast members to display their works. Each artist will have a maximum of 10 feet of wall space to display two-dimensional pieces of art for sale. Items must be dry and ready to hang following the Arteast guide lines.

The centre is very accessible. It is open seven days a week, Monday to Friday from 5:30 am to 10 pm, Saturday and Sunday from 7 am to 6 pm.

Artists are responsible for all handling and hanging of their artwork. An exhibit fee of $20 per artist applies. Please refer to the Arteast website for forms, regulations and more details. Artwork without proper hanging hardware will, unfortunately, not be accepted.

Reserve your space today!

The St. Laurent Complex team.
  L’équipe Arteast du Centre St-Laurent recherche des artistes pour ses prochaines expositions:

Winter Mix: du 11 janvier au 8 mars
Spring Mix: du 8 mars au 10 mai
Summer Mix: du 10 au 12 juillet
Mix d'automne: du 12 juillet au 13 septembre

Le Centre St-Laurent est un lieu convivial et agréable où les artistes membres de Arteast peuvent offrir leurs œuvres au public. Le Centre est facile d’accès. Il est ouvert 7 jours sur 7, du lundi au vendredi de 5:00 à 22:00, et les samedis et dimanches, de 7:00 à 18:00.

Le Centre peut accommoder quatre artistes par expo. Prière contacter par courriel stlaurent@arteastottawa.com le plus tôt possible si vous êtes intéressé à exposer vos oeuvres.

Les accrochages auront lieu le jeudi soir à partir de 17:30. Chaque exposant disposera d’un espace de 10 pieds pour accrocher ses tableaux disponibles pour la vente. Les oeuvres doivent être sèches et prêtes à être accrochées. Les artistes ont l’entière responsabilité d’accrocher eux-mêmes leurs oeuvres. De plus, ils devront s’acquitter des frais d’exposition de 20 $ payables à Arteast.

Prière vous référer au site web Arteast pour obtenir les formulaires et règlements. Les oeuvres dont le système d’accrochage ne sera pas conforme seront malheureusement écartées.

Réservez votre espace dès aujourd’hui.
L’équipe du Centre St-Laurent.

St. Laurent Public Library

Call for Artists

Are you interested in having your own solo exhibit?
Opportunities are available starting in September 2017.
Exhibits run three months and your art can be for sale or not.
The St. Laurent Library (515 Côté St, Ottawa) has a great wall space of
21' in length.
Larger works are recommended because of the wall's height.

Please contact Linda Dabros at dabros@sympatico.ca or
613-731-5652 for more information

Website Opportunities with Arteast / Profitez du siteweb d'Arteast
for more information/plus d'information check here / ici




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