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What’s in the Box? 2018

SJAC’s popular fundraiser is back for 2018 to answer the burning question, ‘What’s in the Box?’ When is ‘What’s in the Box?’ Thursday, April 19, 7-9pm, join us for an entertaining evening of delicious food, fine drink, and an opportunity to support your community arts centre! (A $25 tax receipt can be issued for each $75 ticket.) What actually *is* in the …

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Meet the Artist

SJAC is proud to welcome artist Deanna Musgrave for a free artist talk on her current exhibit ‘Sirens’. Join Deanna for this informal lunchtime chat on Wednesday, February 21st from 12:15-1pm About the Artist: Deanna Musgrave is a Saint John, New Brunswick, Canadian artist who is best known for her monumental paintings such as the mural “Cloud” which is installed …

Relief Printmaking Masterclass

It’s not too early to look ahead and plan for an exciting creative masterclass in June! Visiting artist and printmaker Maria Doering returns to teach you all about her passion: relief printmaking. In this Master class students will get a solid foundation to relief printmaking methods and should be able to use the SJAC printmaking studio on their own after …

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Art Appreciation 101

Thanks to all who came out to enjoy Session 1! Session 2 has been set for Wednesday, February 28, with a presentation and discussion on… Fine Arts vs. Fine Craft Five basic types of Fine Art Join SJAC’s own board member Gary A. Davis for this fun, informal, illustrated series all about art appreciation! Topics to include: What are the reasons …

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Drawing: Beyond Basics

Join Maggie Higgins for a creatively challenging intermediate-level course in drawing. This class is ideal for students who have already participated in the Drawing Basics course or artists with drawing experience. It is designed to extend your development of the hand and eye beyond traditional skills, and to work on stylistic explorations of personal expression. Each week will cover a …