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Drawing Basics

Join Amy Ash for a fun and informative overview of Drawing Basics! This class is ideal for beginners who’ve always wanted to try drawing or intermediate students who are eager to hone their skills. It is designed to develop your hand and eye in traditional skills and ideas that have occupied artists throughout history. Each week will cover exercises in …

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Art with Anna (Kids 5-8)

Mini artists ages 5-8 will enjoy this creative adventure with artist and educator Anna Merrithew – a blend of art skills and fun to encourage little hands and creative minds! About the instructor: Anna is a Fine Artist from rural NB, Belleisle, which which reflects in her botanical style of artwork. She has always been one to follow her passions, and …

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Portfolio Development 2019

For the thirteenth straight year, the Saint John Arts Centre has offered an 18-week Portfolio Development Program to high school students in this part of the province. This program, which is unique in New Brunswick, is designed for students who are dedicated to the pursuit and study of visual art. The students selected for this years’ program were: Amber Cho, …

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New Shows Open July 5th!

Please join us with the artists to celebrate the third exhibition cycle of 2019 with an opening reception on Friday, July 5th, 2019 from 5:30-7:30PM! The featured exhibits are: Frazee Gallery: Prints by Inuit Artists – private collection City Gallery: ‘Elemental’ – works by New Brunswick sculptors Canada Games & Library Galleries: Carnegie Colours – works by SJAC-based painters’ guild Rotunda …

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Make Some Mugs (or Bowls!)

Everyone loves to enjoy their beverages in handmade mugs (and snacks in handmade bowls!) In this class, students will join Molly Davidson for two Saturdays to make a set of mugs or bowls on the wheel, learn creative handbuilding techniques, and create unique handles for their mugs. Make them tall or wide, ornate or simple. Step into the rhythm of …