NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2018
WRAP IT UP
AND PUT A BOW ON IT
'Fran's Clan' Rug hooking Exhibition October
Mark McLean, Stories Under Glass, Watercolours, graphite and Ink Drawings of Florals, Local Scenes and Rural Landscapes, October 2018
Paintings by Mary Groombridge and Rachael Groombridge
Opening First Friday, September 7th, 6 - 9 p.m.
Continues through Friday, September 28th
First Friday Music: Doug Hacking at the piano
Retired art teacher Mary Groombridge and her daughter recent OCAD graduate Rachael Groombridge present a vibrant and exciting exhibition of paintings.
Featured work in a variety of media by artist members
Opening First Friday, August 3rd, 6 - 9 p.m.
Continues through Friday, August 31st
First Friday Music: Singer-Songwriter Sherry Abram, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. and Blackmore and Blackmore, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Our artist members interpret the show title in a colourful display of painting, photography and wood carving.
Artisans on the Lawn
First Friday, August 3rd, 2:00 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday, August 4th, 11:00 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Original art including jewellery, pottery, fabric art and painging.
Food concession by Harmony for Youth.
Birds of a Feather
Featuring work in a variety of media by artist members
Opening First Friday, July 6th, 6 - 9 p.m.
Continues through Friday, July 27th
First Friday Music: Singer-Songwriter Angela Dawe, 7 - 9 p.m.
Our artist members interpret the show title in a colourful display of painting, photography, wood carving and drum making.
At the R W Lawton Gallery
behind the Capitol Bar at the Imperial Theatre
168 Christina Street North
programmed by The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts
The Frankingstyle Series
Mixed Media work by Francis Martin
Opening First Friday, June 1st, 5 - 7 p.m.
Continues through Saturday, June 29th
Niswi Ishkoden Niibiing/Three Fires by the Water
First Nations Art
Featuring artists from the Aamjiwnaang, Walpole Island and Kettle & Stony Point First Nations
Opening First Friday, June 1st, 6 - 9 p.m.
Continues through Friday, June 29th
Artists from the First Nations present work in a variety of media, interpreting their traditions and expressing themselves in powerful and beautiful work.
The High School Art Exhibition sponsored by Ariel and Vince Lyons
With art by students from Alexander McKenzie, Northern, North Lambton, St. Pats, LCCVI
First Friday, May 4th through May 24th
Closing Reception, Thursday, May 24th, 7:00 p.m.
The Lambton College Arts Collective
First Friday February 2nd Through February 22nd, 2018
The show features drawing, mixed media, pottery and photography by students and instructors in the Digital Photography Diploma Program and the Drawing and Ceramics courses. The main gallery and the Turret Room are filled with exciting and powerful visual art.
Read the Sarnia Observer article by Neil Bowen about the First Friday opening: click here to read
Poster by Dave Chidley
The Floyd Gibson Juried Show exhibition of art by Centre members.
First Friday, January 5th through January 26th, 2018
The jury of Jane Hunter, Mary Groombridge and Mary Kilbreath judged the exhibition to award the Mayor's Awards: $250 for 1st place, $150 for 2nd place and $100 for 3rd place.
Award presentation and show opening First Friday, January 5th, 6 to 9 p.m.
Photo: Purple Cone Flowers watercolour by the late Floyd Gibson, painter, teacher and volunteer at The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts.