Guelph, ON – September 27, 2016 – Guelph Arts Council is pleased to announce the deadline for the Youth Opportunities Award, which is made possible through the GAC Youth Opportunities Fund at…Read More
David J. Knight is the multifaceted, creative mind behind Fenylalanine Publishing and XAGGERA, a Fenylalazine or magazine of art. Not one to be easily categorized, Knight is a professional field…Read More
Garth Laidlaw is a local storyteller who channels his narratives into writing, painting, and animation. Garth studied animation at Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario, where he earned a Bachelor of…Read More
It has been more than a year after the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s report, which included 94 Calls to Action to address the relationship between indigenous and non-indigenous Canadians, was…Read More
Jessie Buchanan is a painter currently living and working in Guelph. Originally from Caledon, Ontario, Jessie was born to a proud Ojibwe mother and a Scottish-Irish father. Her mother instilled…Read More
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Daren is a resident of Guelph. He mostly paints oil landscapes with a decisive and expressive impasto style. He gets his inspiration from his wanderings of the north by kayak or canoe.
['Sunset on Opeongo' 30" x 20" Oil on Canvas, In Private Collection]
Heather Embree is a writer, visual artist a& editor based in Guelph, ON. She has written her first children's book, The Stellar Queen of Oaxaca, based on her trip to Oaxaca City, Mexico, which will be published in 2015. Her poetry has been published in various sources, but most recently in the Rhapsody Anthology 2014. She was an arts administrator for writers' organizations in Toronto, before dedicating herself to creating art. She loves community art and its power to effect social change. Outsider, cross cultural & expressive art are her passions.