Attention Northumberland Artists!

The Northumberland Arts Gallery and Shop is looking to book 2-3 artists from August 15 to the end of November. Interested? Contact Alexandra by emailing olenka.kucharczyk@gmail.com or phone call to 416-819-4188. This quaint gallery and shop is located down town Port Hope, at 8 Queen Street. Shop hours are Thursday to Saturday 11-5, Sunday 1-4.Continue reading “Attention Northumberland Artists!”

2021 The Creative Year

In January 2021 I decided to give myself a creative challenge, as a way to get myself “unstuck.” I found myself so serious about trying to write and paint, that I was paralyzed in some sort of abstract-fear of not succeeding at, or even finishing, anything. I found myself pulled in so many directions, itContinue reading “2021 The Creative Year”

Featured Artist: Gina Newcomb

Written by Gina. Art in many forms, has always been a constant in my life. As a young girl I took to the stage, singing and performing. As a grown woman, I pursued the healing arts in homeopathy and energy medicine.  I learned the fundamentals and began to really hone my skills as an artist when IContinue reading “Featured Artist: Gina Newcomb”

Thank You Art Lovers!

Or should I say thank you Canada-lovers? Or both! To everyone who made it out to support Jessica and I at our pop-up art and book show/sale – we thank you! November passed so fast. Here we are into December with Christmas upon us! Are you still looking for a unique gift for the Canada-LoverContinue reading “Thank You Art Lovers!”

Giving the Gift of Art

There are so many reasons why art can be a valuable gift to give (not just at Christmas, but any time of year). As someone who not only paints, but also collects art, I really understand the impact it can have on it’s owner. We often think of art as “decorative” (and it can be)Continue reading “Giving the Gift of Art”