The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 8,000 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 13 years to get that many views.
Friday, Oct 19th 5-9pm – Girls Night Out special event at the Back Room Gallery. Fundraiser for Canadian Cancer Society and for the gallery, sneak peek and pre-shopping at Saturday’s discount sale, refreshments, and gift bags for the first 50 through the door.
Saturday, Oct. 20th 10-3 – is the public Sample Sale, all original designs and hand crafted items on sale.
- The Gilded Lily-fashion & accessories
- Dilly Daisy-fashion & jewelry
- Harmony Peach-purses, jewelry, hats, etc
- Melissa Kaiser Design-jewelry
- Chris Ford – jewelry & bra purses
- Adele Steinberg-jewelry
- CC Mosaics-glass mosaic jewelry
- All The Bling-jewelry
- Saxellent Sweets-chocolate
- The Pottery Cupboard
- Sew My Gosh-aprons
August 4 Erieau Art on the Boulevard 9am – 4 pm Erieau, Ontario.
Erieau is a lovely, relaxed and friendly community with a wide green boulevard that invites strolling — and cool, fresh lake breezes to keep artists and visitors cool. Everyone will have a great day.
Participating co-op artists include Chris Ford, Nicola Ferguson, Albin Kristy, Christine Gold http://artontheboulevard.ca/
The boulevard in Erieau just requires strolling.
Join us Sunday for a lovely day of art in a comfortable, relaxed setting on the grassy picnic area lining the canal at Cove Marina, 470 Tisdelle Drive, Lighthouse Cove.
The weather is supposed to be perfect.
Cove marina are our generous sponsors for this event, so be sure to support them, too, and enjoy their breakfast buffet only $7.99 in the restaurant after 9am.
Summer is approaching. This means 2012 is half over already. I know, very hard to believe. What were your goals? What plans did you make?
Well one of them just may have been to learn something new, something creative and fun! Well if it was, I have exciting news! If it wasn’t, well maybe it’s time to add a new goal for 2012!
What better way to grow and learn than to take an exciting Art Workshop? Well, I am here to tell you that a whole range of awesome workshops are available with professional and personable artists at the Back Room Gallery! Workshops in oil painting, watercolors, creative writing, realism, expressionism, and even pottery! We have so much to offer and great new workshops are being added to the roster all the time!
Where can you find out more about these amazing and awesome workshops? Well, no better place than our website at http://www.anartistscoop.wix.com/home. Click on the link at the bottom of the page to view what we have to offer and be sure to check back regularly to keep up to date on new workshops.
If you would like additional information or have a suggestion for a workshop you may be interested in taking please contact the Back Room Gallery at 519-915-3535. With over 35 artists participating in the co-op, exciting things are bound to be offered!
Hello art enthusiasts. We warmly invite you and yours the official Grand Opening of our gallery, Friday, May 4, 2012 — 7 pm to…..
With food and service generously donated by The Keg, festive drinks to kick off the neighbourhood’s Cinco De Mayo Festival and a massive sweets table, original music and of course, awesome art available to view and purchase.
Then go home, rest up and come back the next day to participate in the Pillette Village BIA Cinco de Mayo festival on Saturday, May 5. The streets will come alive with Latin dancers, sidewalk sales, a maraca band, artists and artisans.
Back Room Gallery will be in the thick of it. We’ll have art tables on the street and a Chihuahua Beauty Contest. Sign up your stunning doggie divas and dudes by 10:45 am that day (Saturday, May 5). Your $2 entry fee includes a doggie gift bag. Great prizes for the winners.
It’s a big weekend at Back Room Gallery. Hope you can make it out!
Sandra LiLi’s new page is full of tips and techniques for students of belly dance. Check it out Taking class with Sandra LiLi.
Take a look at this wonderful 5(ish) minute video of some of the shows we’ve participated in as a co-op.
The video was created by Christy Litster, using photos by Kathryn Tisdale, Lindsay Hanaka and Malcolm Campbell.