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Artistry & Theatre  Galleries, performances, exhibits - Our Local Artists

Eat Your Art Out
Sat Nov 9
Killaloe Lions Hall
7 pm
$65 in advance only

Art fashion show exploring the transition from fall to winter

Doors open at 7 pm. Show starts at 7:30.
Tickets available on the website (link below) through Eventbrite secure checkout or at Grandma’s Pantry in Killaloe.

In 2019 we are returning to our original concept of celebrating the month of November by exploring the concept of transition as our main focus. The six courses will be cocktails and finger food, plus the focus will be on a fashion show featuring wearable artwork accompanied by sound pieces.

Multi-sensory art experience includes:
6 wearable art pieces
6 culinary delights (light finger food)
6 designer drinks with a suggested alcohol paring (alcohol sold separately)
6 sound pieces
6 poems
Silent Auction

Gluten Free and Vegetarian options available upon request.
Note: we can not guarantee an allergy-free kitchen.

The Handmade Feast
Tue Oct 8

We set the table for...

Art Installation

Curator Anya Gansterer is working with artists Andrew Trull, Lydia Vanderstall, Eva Gallagher, Zosia Kosinski, Theresa Prince, Joyce Lorbetskie, Catherine Bloskie, Talli Chaimovitz, Tanya Lyons and Shirley Murphy to create an art installation based on "setting the table"


Pottery with Eva Gallagher

Session 1: Oct. 8 ~ 1 - 3 pm - Killaloe Friendship Club

Learn how to hand-build a dinner plate and salad bowl

Session 2: Tuesday, Nov. 5 ~ 1 - 3 pm, Killaloe Friendship Club

Be guided in decorating your dinner plate and salad bowl. Eva will fire your creations after both sessions

Weaving with Shirley Murphy

Friday, Nov. 22 ~ 1 - 3 pm - Opeongo Seniors Centre

You will learn the fundamentals of weaving on a loom

Altered Glassware with Tanya Lyons

Wed. Dec. 4 ~ 2 to 4 pm, North Street community Centre

Rain date: Wed. Dec. 11

Learn how to alter glassware by engraving, sandblasting and acid etching

Kashubian Embroidery with Zosia Kosinski,Theresa Prince, Joyce Lorbetckie and Catherine Bloskie

Fri. Jan. 10 ~ 1 to 3 pm - Opeongo Seniors Centre

Use Kashubian embroidery techniques to create a napkin

Candle-making with Talli Chaimovitz

Tues. Feb. 11 ~ 1 - 3 pm, Palmer Rapids Community Centre
Rain date: Tues. Feb. 18

Learn how to make dipped beeswax candles

Mixed Media Collage with Jude Crossland and Jennifer Bennet Pond

Fri. Mar. 6 ~ 1 - 4 pm Killaloe Friendship Club

Use mixed media collage techniques to create a placemat. With your permission we will scan your artwork and turn it into a placemat for the community meal.

The Handmade Feast

Saturday, Mar. 29 - North Street Community Centre

The community is invited to attend a meal and the revealing of We set the table installation.

The meal will be inspired by favourite recipes collected from project participants. this event will include musical entertainment and decorations created by project participants

To register, contact Anya -613-633-1236,

These workshops are open to everyone. People over the age of 60 are given priority.

Stone Fence Theatre

Opening Thu July 11 in Rankin

Up at Fred's - Allons-y!

The story of Fred Meilleur and his wonderful
hotel in Chapeau, Quebec

Stone Fence Theatre fosters artistic, heritage and historic awareness by developing and producing theatre, music, dance, storytelling and comedy in, of, and about the Ottawa Valley.

Stone Fence specializes in original musical dinner theatre and presents shows around the Valley during the summer and fall.

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