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SJAC Closing This Evening: Nov. 20, 2018

SJAC’s workshops regularly scheduled for Tuesdays – Oil Painting and Sewing: Christmas Stocking, have been cancelled for this evening and will have a make up class. We plan to keep offices and galleries open until 5pm, unless weather conditions begin to change rapidly. Stay safe! P.S. Watch this space in case of closure tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov. 21, if schools are cancelled …

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Un-deck our Halls!

Once again this year, our resident fiber arts group, the Carnegie Rughookers, will generously donate beautiful hand-made ornaments for our tree as a fundraiser – last year the total was over $1500! Come visit during gallery hours (Tues-Sat. 9am-5pm) and un-deck our halls – there is something for everyone, with ornaments priced from $3 to $15 for extra big or fancy …

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Art with Amy (Kids 5-8)

Mini artists ages 5-8 will enjoy this creative adventure with artist and educator Amy Ash – a blend of art skills and fun to encourage little hands and creative minds! Each Session: Saturdays, 10am-12pm WINTER SESSION 1: January 12 – February 16, 2019 (6 weeks) • Cost: $90 • All Supplies Included (If you register online, please put a note in …

Quilt with Margo: XOXO Quilt

Ready to begin a new hobby of quilting? SJAC is proud to welcome back sewing expert Margo Duff for a fun introduction to this time-honoured skill! In this six week course, Margo will introduce and walk you through the basic steps of quilting and guide you as you create a simple, but beautiful quilt from start to finish – this …

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Remembrance Day Exhibit 2018

In 2015, SJAC instituted a new tradition of honouring a local military veteran with a display case featuring photos, artifacts, and memorabilia from their service. This year, we recognize the contributions of William Harris, who served in the First World War as a boy signaller onboard a ship that was on patrol at the mouth of Halifax Harbour during the …