Burlington Sculptors and Woodcarvers Guild

Objectives

  • To bring people together who have a common interest in carving and sculpting in a variety of media
  • To provide opportunities to share ideas and enthusiasm for the art form
  • To provide facilities for further development of carving and sculpting skills
  • To promote appreciation for carving and sculpting in the community

Facilities

  • Spacious, well-lit studio
  • Kiln room with electric kiln
  • Locker space
  • Basic wood carving and soap stone working tools
  • Bandsaws
  • Belt sander
  • Dust collector
  • Drill press
  • Sharpening Station
  • Sculpting stands

Activities

  • Members’ Juried Exhibition
  • Showcase
  • Kaleidoscope
  • Christmas Sale
  • Area Woodcarving Competitons
  • Carving Demonstrations for area Educational and Charitable Organizations

Meetings

Woodcarvers meet weekly at the following times:

  • Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:00am to noon
  • Thursday evenings from 7:30 to 10:00pm
  • Fridays from 9:00am to 5:00pm

Sculptors meet every Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Executive Meetings are held at 7:00pm on the first Tuesday of each month

Guild Membership

  • All guild members must be a Member in good standing of the Art Gallery of Burlington
  • Single membership – $50.00 per year
  • Seniors (65+) – $40.00 per year
  • Optional Locker Fee – $20.00 per year for 1/4 of Cupboard

Contact Us

Current Guild President: Ken Maitland, 905-634-1243

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Saturday, October 1
1:00pm - Subourbon Street
1:40pm - KooGle Theatre Company
2:20pm - Charles Cozens & Simone Caruso
3:00pm - Subourbon Street
3:45pm - KooGle Theatre Company
4:25pm - Charles Cozens & Simone Caruso

Sunday, October 2
12:00pm - Jordan Haller
12:30pm - Haley Balaz
1:00pm - Cameron Bogle
1:30pm - Giacomo Folinazzo
2:00pm - Charissa Pavlou
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October 20, 2016, 7:00pm - October 20, 2016, 8:30pm

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October 20, 2016, 7:00pm - October 20, 2016, 8:30pm

Emmas Back Porch & The Water St. Cooker

The meeting is at Emma's. Casual meeting to meet artists/cultural workers or catch up with old friends. Chat with the Board. All friends of a...

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OCTOBER 20, 2016 (7 to 9:30 p.m.)
Emma’s Back Porch, 2084 Old Lakeshore Rd, Burlington

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The event will also feature live music and dance performances. Performers include: the Celtic Fiddle Orchestra of Southern Ontario, the Halton Dance Network, Hayley Verrall, Lowville Festival Performers: Lorretta Bailey, Paul Chant, Stuart Laughton and Robert Missen, the Poacher Ukulele Band, Sax 'n Sync, Sarah Campbell Mills, and the Southern Ontario Lyric Opera.

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