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SJAC Gift Certificates

Give the gift of creativity! Are you shopping for that person who doesn’t want or need ‘stuff’? SJAC gift certificates make great gifts for the people on your list who enjoy artistic adventures – they are available in any amount, or for a specific workshop if you prefer. We’ll even include a card to tuck under the tree! Please contact …

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Pottery on the Wheel

Try your hand at making your own clay works of functional art in Greater Saint John’s community arts centre’s pottery studio. Sign up now and join professional potters Molly Davidson, Joanna Pottle, and Helen Stanley for these fantastic classes, working on the wheel and handbuilding! Space is limited to only four students per class for plenty of time on the …

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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! 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 styles! We also have a ‘bargain basket’ …

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Please Donate

For those who prefer not to make donations online or would like to make a donation or renewable membership different from these suggested amounts above, we have a number of alternate methods of payment: You can simply phone us (506-633-4870) with your amount and your Visa or MasterCard number during regular gallery hours (Tues-Sat. 9am-5pm) OR – you could donate …

Gerard Collins

Something for Everyone Port Saint John Gallery | Nov. 6 – Dec. 18, 2020 A Collins Decameron    We live in a dark time. Not perhaps as dark as that of the 14th century plagues that beset Europe from Florence to London, but enough of a dark time to make it more difficult to apprehend painting and the output of …

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Sewing: Christmas Stocking

Sewing with Margo: Christmas Stocking Christmas is coming – deck the halls with your own Christmas stockings! In three weeks, Margo will lead you through each step in creating a unique and festive stocking. Come and make one or one for each member of your family! (Participants can opt to complete a project of their choice as well.) Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30pm …

Ned Bear Mask: Permanent Display

In the spirt of acknowledgement of and reconciliation with the First Nations people of the land where we present our programming and exhibitions, the Saint John Arts Centre has dedicated a new permanent public installation featuring a stunning mask by renowned artist Ned Bear. The mask is considered a fine early example of Mr. Bear’s work; it is presented with …

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Drawing for Youth 12 and up

Want to learn more about and how to draw in your favourite style? Join instructor Stephanie McHugh for this new workshop designed for youth ages 12+! In the course, we will cover topics like animation history, great animated movies, different techniques, and learning how to hone your style. The course will consist of one-on-one instruction and time to develop your …