It’s HERE! Arts Burlington Fine Art & Craft Sale

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Just when you thought the day would never come. It’s HERE! Arts Burlington Fine Art & Craft Sale When and Where: You can find this event on our Events & Meetings Calendar (which just happens to integrate nicely with Google calendar and iCal) or take a scroll below: Thursday November 24th 11am – 9pm Friday […]


Arts Burlington Christmas Sale 2016

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Arts Burlington Christmas Sale 2016! Let’s declare 2016 the Year of the Handmade Christmas. The Guilds and Associations at the Art Gallery of Burlington are ready, willing, and able to make your dream come true. This week, starting Thursday November 24, is our annual Christmas Sale. All seven of our Guilds and Associations will be […]


The Elusive Art Buyer

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By Kathy Marlene Bailey, March 29, 2016   Do you sometimes feel like you are beating your head on a brick wall when you plan on selling artwork? Where are those buyers, who are they and what do they want anyway?   Oh, those elusive buyers! You would think, after pouring your heart and soul […]


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Kaleidoscope 2016 – 23-24 April

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Kaleidoscope – April 23 – 24, 2016 Saturday, April 23rd   10am – 5pm Sunday, April 24th  12 noon – 5 pm   Creative Art Show and Sale   Kaleidoscope is a Art Show with many of the artisans offering their work for sale.  Many items are one of a kind.  The following artist guilds will […]


A Spooky Encounter!

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A SPOOKY ENCOUNTER!   By Kathy Marlene Bailey   “It was so thought provoking”… I asked several people what they thought of the exhibit, “In Spirit”, as I milled around on opening night, Sept 18.  That was the response. Artists Heather Murray, Timothy Laurin and John Latour have put together a very interesting exhibit indeed […]


Fine Arts Speaker Series – Featured Artist – Laurie Wonfor Nolan

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SPELLBOUND: THE WORKINGS OF LAURIE WONFOR-NOLAN   By Kathy Marlene Bailey   The May meeting of the Burlington Fine Arts Association this year was a buzz with artists catching up since the last meeting, talking about their art, about their gardens, summer plans and drinking coffee.  After the meeting was pulled into order and Dominique […]


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Hello Friends! The Tartan Terrors just got back from 3 shows in the US, I thought I would share this from Saturday night in Old Saybrook, CT! Incredible grateful to come from a city where we can develop our talents and then share it in other cities! Thank you all for being such a strong community of artists, I feel blessed! ... See MoreSee Less

Jim Riley shared Jesse Bye's post to the group: Arts & Culture Council of Burlington. ... See MoreSee Less

Toneland Studio Presents: Burly Calling Pre Party

December 7, 2016, 9:00pm - December 8, 2016, 1:00am

Can't wait for Burly Calling? Well BC starts early this year with a free show at The Dickens Helping us get the party started are Heavy Heart...

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This Saturday night at Starving Artist Gallery Cafe. See you there! ... See MoreSee Less

Hi Everyone, I am trying to help an international visitor/colleague, find a furnished home in Burlington, to rent for 2-3 months. He's looking for 3+ bedrooms, 2 baths. If anyone knows of an available property, anywhere in Burlington, will you please PM me? Thank you. Sandy Gemmill ... See MoreSee Less

Here are some of the Poacher Ukulele Band playing and singing for the Candlelit Stroll! What a great evening in our Festive town - Burlington Ontario Canada! ... See MoreSee Less

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I appreciate I can't say "Baby, it's cold outside" for EVERY post this winter. We're hardy Canadians. We KNOW it's cold. But if you were here, you'd be comfy cozy (and have a chance to remember what green looks like). That's right, for those new to us, this is inside the Art Gallery of Burlington and if you're stopping by for today's OPEN STUDIO (all day) with the Burlington Fine Arts Association, nip in here and have a quiet think (or pull out your pencils.. or brushes...). The Life Drawing group is also getting together this morning from 9am til noon.

Not a member of the BFAA? Now's your chance! Info about joining a guild or association is here: www.artsburlington.ca/join-a-guild/

#BurlOn #artgalleryofburlington #arts #fineart #painting #drawing #lifedrawing #openstudio
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People often ask the Burlington Handweavers & Spinners Guild how it's done. Now you know. You're welcome. :)

If you're new to spinning and handweaving (or perhaps an old hand, but want to meet with like-minded souls), why not stop by tomorrow (Wednesday) and meet some of the members of the guild? They're meeting at 6:30pm in the Textile Studio at the Art Gallery of Burlington on 1333 Lakeshore Road in Burlington, ON.

In the meantime, stay warm and dry tonight. Freezing rain. Sleet. None of this is a good thing.

#spinners #handweavers #spinning #yarn #fibrearts #felting #BurlOn #burlington #artgalleryofburlington #AGB
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Well GOOD MORNING SATURDAY. If you need a little indoor-wandering today (it's already too cold for me), why not head over to the Art Gallery of Burlington and enjoy the art displayed throughout the halls? Today's treat with a Christmas theme is from the Sculptors and Woodcarvers who meet Tuesday and Thursday mornings (plus ALL DAY on Friday). New members (or those thinking of joining) are always welcome. A bit more about the guild is here: www.artsburlington.ca/burlington-sculptors-and-woodcarvers-guild/

#sculpture #woodcarving #woodcarvers #BurlOn #burlington #babyitscoldoutside #christmas #holiday #saturday #artgallery #AGB
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I stopped by the Art Gallery of Burlington today and said a few hellos with the Burlington Handweavers & Spinners Guild (visitors and new members are welcome!) and nosed around the Art Etc Shop and spoke with Rhonda. The Art Etc Shop artgalleryofburlington.com/ArtEtc/ displays, sells, and rents (yes, you can rent art, either as a company, or in some cases, "try and buy") a variety of Canadian art and works (all of the pieces for sale are Canadian-made except the cards, Rhonda tells me).

Many of the items for sale or rent are by guild/association members Arts Burlington. I'll post more later but for now, here are some wine cups. Cheers!
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A quick reminder, for those wondering what to do tonight (December 1st): several members of Arts Burlington​ (including members of Latow Photographers Guild and the Burlington Fine Arts Association) are showing in this exhibit which opens tonight:

ART IN THE WORKPLACE being held at McMaster Innovation Park (175 Longwood Rd S #105, Hamilton, ON L8P 0A1).

The 22nd Exhibit Grand Opening will be held on December 1, 2016. The art will remain on display until March 1st, 2017. More details here:

mcmasterinnovationpark.ca/artWorkplaces

#BurlingtonFineArtsAssociation #Art #ArtintheWorkplace #McMasterInnovationPark #McMaster #InnovationPark
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Today's Wednesday (don't worry, I've had my coffee and I checked) so that means it's Open Studio day for the Burlington Fine Arts Association. If you've ever wanted to join the BFAA at the Art Gallery of Burlington, this may be a good time to stop in (between 9am and 5pm) and see what the BFAA is all about. Public is welcome. There's a bit more about their meetings here on our Events Calendar: www.artsburlington.ca/event/fine-arts-association-open-studio-2/

Oh, and did I mention our new Events Calendar is Google calender and iCal friendly? :)

#BFAA #BurlingtonFineArtAssociation #ArtsBurlington #BurlOn #artgalleryofburlington #openstudio
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via Burlington Handweavers & Spinners Guild page. There's so much more to any craft or art than the product or piece itself. There's an entire history of the craft. Something fascinating to start your morning. ... See MoreSee Less