April 29 to May 14, Latcham Art Centre. FREE
This spring, Latcham Art Centre will celebrate National Youth Week with opportunities for Stouffville youth to express their creativity, learn new art-making skills, and meet other youth through free community-based art events.
Youth activities begin with the opening reception of Celebrations on Friday April 29 from 3:00 to 6:00 PM at the Art Centre. The exhibition illustrates creativity and inspiration featuring the artwork from 12 elementary schools in Whitchurch-Stouffville and students from Stouffville District Secondary School. The exhibition is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served during the reception.
Activities continue with Latcham Art Centre’s annual kickstART event on Friday, May 6 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. kickstART is a free, action-packed evening of art, prizes and creativity specifically designed for youth. The Live Paint Battle, open to ages 12-16, encourages creative ideas and offers a chance to win art prizes. The evening is complimented by button-making, mini canvas collages, music and snacks. Paint Battle spots are limited. Sign up on our website at latchamartcentre.ca/our-events. Spectators are welcome with no registration required.
For more information, please click here.
Burr House Guild Spring Sale 2022
April 30 and May 1, 530 Carrville Road, Richmond Hill
The Burr House Guild would like to invite you to its inaugural Spring Sale which will take place in person on April 30 and May 1st, 2022 from 10:00 to 5:00 p.m. A preview of some of the participating members will be on the Spinners and Weavers Guild’s website (www.burrhousefiberarts.com). Please follow us on Facebook/BurrHouseSpinnersWeavers for updates and images of our work to be sold. The Spring Sale will display the unique pieces created by the members of the Guild, such as woven tea towels, rag rugs, cotton sun dresses for children, jewelry (silver, copper, fused stained glass, bead), quilted table runners, silk scarves, woven scarves, mixed media, felted soap, etc.
For more information, please click here.
58th Annual Aurora Art Show and Sale
April 30 and May 1, Aurora Town Hall, Free
The 58 Annual Aurora Art Show and Sale in partnership with the Society of York Region Artists will be happening on April 30 and May 1 at Aurora’s Town Hall for Aurora’s Art Show & Sale. You won’t want to miss this in person event featuring over 300 original art pieces in a variety of mediums. This “must see” highly creative show will spark dialogue and curiosity as you tour through the three floors of Town Hall full of incredible artwork. Visit www.aurora.ca/artshow for more information. This event is free for all.
See the video below for more information on the show.
Mill Pond Gallery Exhibition
April 30 and May 1, Mill Pond Gallery, Free
Our current member gallery show features the work of Valentine Ioppe, Alina Lloyd, Naghmeh Ahmadi and Patricia Duke. Come in to meet some of the artists!
The Mill Pond Gallery is located in the heart of Richmond Hill across from beautiful Mill Pond Park.
All welcome, no admission fee.
Gallery Hours: Saturdays and Sundays – 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Mother’s Day Pop-Up
April 30 – noon to 4 p.m., 16655 Yonge St Units 19 & 20, Newmarket
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas!!!
Come shop the Pop Up at The Maker’s Mark!!
Mother’s Day is fast approaching, come and shop unique gifts for mom!!
There will be makers on hand with one of a kind, handmade items to shop…as well as a store chock full of amazing gift ideas!!
The Heintzman House Art Show and Sale
April 30 and May 1, 135 Bay Thorne Drive, Thornhill, Free
Spring Into Colour with us at the 2022 Heintzman House Art Show and Sale.
From April 29th – May 1st, stop by to admire the incredible work of more than 25 talented artists, converse with community members and take part in something truly special.
Admission and parking are FREE. The beautiful historic Heintzman House is located at 135 Bay Thorne Dr. Thornhill, ON.
For more information, visit www.theheintzmanhouse.ca
We look forward to welcoming you to our Show!
Main photo: Burr House Guild will be hosting a Spring Sale this weekend.
Photo row, from left: Celebrations opens at the Latcham Art Centre tomorrow. Hand-crafted art and fabrics at Burr House; artist Alina Lloyd will be part of the show at Mill Pond Gallery and the Aurora Art Show and Sale will take over all three levels of the Aurora Town Hall this weekend.