#art #craft shows #studio tour

René Trim’s Arts & Crafts: A Look Ahead at September

Summer is slowly but surely drawing to a close and although most of you will feel a certain sadness at that thought, it’s not all doom and gloom – especially if you’re into art and craft. The wonderful thing about September is that the weather still allows for lots of outdoor events - such as the farmers’ markets and studio tours – but with the busy fall & winter season almost upon us we also see a significant increase in the number of indoor events . ...

#art #Bank Street #Carling Avenue #murals #murals on underpasses #Painting

Custom murals celebrate City’s beauty, diversity and creativity

New murals were officially showcased today on highway underpasses along Bank Street and Carling Avenue. This is the second year of the Murals on Underpasses program intended to feature local artists and beautify the City. ** ** “These murals beautify and enhance underpasses as key gateways to the City with images that reflect and depict local culture, history and visions of artistic expression,” said Mayor Jim Watson. ...

#art #artist #artists #event #Nuit Blanche #open call #ottawa art #ottawa artists #ottawa culture #ottawa event #submission

Open Call for Nuit Blanche 2015 @ OAG // Appel de Dossier pour Nuit Blanche 2015 @ GAO

** OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS: ** Nuit Blanche Ottawa + Gatineau, 4th Edition, September 19th. 2015! ** THEME 2015: HYPE ** The word “hype” brings the anticipation of excitement to the forefront of the brain while it also clearly identifies an experience, with individuals arriving at their own peak of expectations. ...

#art #celiac #crafts #farmers market #gluten free

Rene Trim’s Arts and Crafts: Gluten-Free Utopia (and more craft events this weekend)

If you have been diagnosed with celiac disease or are suffering from non-celiac gluten sensitivities, Gluten Free Utopia, which will be held this weekend this Sunday at the Ukrainian Banquet Hall on Byron, is THE event to visit. GFU is the brainchild of Ottawa native Samantha Maloney, owner/baker at BEZ Gluten Free, a bakery created on the belief that everyone’s body should be able to have and eat the food it loves. ...

#art #craft shows #homemade #sizzle

René Trim's Arts & Crafts: Massive summer craft show at Kanata Target location

Two local show organizers, Creative Creations Events (Carleton Place) and the OVCC (Ottawa) have joined forces to create one of the largest summer craft shows the city has ever seen. Scheduled for July 25 and 26, the event - entitled “HOMEmade Sizzle” - will be held at a location where one would normally not expect to find local artisans and crafters: the former “Target” store at the Hazeldean Mall in Kanata. ...