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!”

What’s New In The Studio?

It has been three months since I published a blog. Yikes. I thought it might be time to show my face again: I’ve been busy, but have lots of art brewing in the background of my life. I’ve started re-creating my children’s book. I have been slowly layering my large canvas from the “call meContinue reading “What’s New In The Studio?”

Northumberland Hills Studio Tour 2021

How exciting – the tour is celebrating it’s 25th anniversary! Almost every year since this tour began, I have attended (but never participated). I always discover new artists, and find some of my best gifts on this tour: paintings, photography, pottery, fabric arts, etc. This year, for the first time, I am participating as aContinue reading “Northumberland Hills Studio Tour 2021”

Featured Artist: Lee Higginson

I am a single mom of two boys, one with autism.  The constants in my life are art, nature, and my kids.  The best moments are when those three things align.  I’ve been a “creative” my whole life, and worked mostly in public programming at National Museums and Cultural institutions before I was a full timeContinue reading “Featured Artist: Lee Higginson”

8 Small Art Exhibitions

Before the Ontario Provincial lockdown, the Northumberland Arts Gallery & Shop had planned on hosting two art shows in the New Year. Each of the shows were to include 4 artists, and run for one month each. The lockdown changed those plans; and the gallery did an incredible job accommodating all the artists so noContinue reading “8 Small Art Exhibitions”