Members' News - JUNE 2019
Bold Artful Stars Happening. – B.A.S.H. – was presented by the Women’s Art Association of Canada to honour women in the arts over the age of 80, from April 5 to 14. At the Gala event on April 13 Jean Edwards sang, as only Jean can, and enjoyed a standing ovation for her superb performance. Zora Buchanan, Mary Corelli and Margie Hunter Hoffman were very pleased to have their paintings included in the art exhibition.
Pat Fairhead tells us: “I have an exciting new series of work to show you: LIMBERLOST, ETC. After a dry few months, I easily ventured into another phase/style of painting – zesty, vibrant colour and intricate drawing. For the first time, I am opening my studio to show this new work on June 9 and the following weekend. Come and see!” Opening on Sunday, June 9, 2019, from 1:00–4:00 p.m. The show continues June 15 and 16 from 1:00–4:00 p.m., or by appointment at 20 Hamilton Street, Bracebridge, Ontario.
Gayle Dempsey is exhibiting recent works at the Gibson Centre for Community Arts & Culture, 63 Tupper Street West, Alliston from June 16–July 22, 2019. The opening of, “Through Landscapes: Meaning, Beauty & Light”, a twowoman show with Jennifer Murphy, is June 16, 1:30–3:30 p.m.
Thomas Gough has won the 2018 My Entertainment World Critics’ Pick Award for Outstanding Leading Performance in an Independent Theatre Production in Toronto for his performance as Scrooge in A Christmas Carol at the Campbell House Museum. It has been confirmed that this production will be remounted next December with the entire cast returning.