Needle-felted Santas and Elves

IMPORTANT COVID POLICY UPDATE Please note that SJAC will continue to keep a mandatory mask policy in place for all programs (workshops, galleries, performing arts events, rental events.) Workshop Description Get in the holiday spirit with Margaret Anne Smith and learn how to needle-felt a Santa and tiny elf!  This simple technique offers endless possibilities to play with colour and texture, and …

November 2022

Please join us for the exhibition opening celebrating new shows on Friday, November 4th at 5:00pm, our last exhibition cycle of 2022! Please note that community face masks are required. Please visit our galleries Tues-Sat 9am-5pm to enjoy these exhibitions until December 17th. Gallery visits are free (donations gratefully accepted!) Social distancing and extra sanitizing measures are in place for …

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2nd Port Saint John Residency Announcement!

Artist and sculptor Fred Harrison, best known for his stunning murals in the Sussex area, has been selected for the second biannual Port Saint John Artist Residency! In 2020, Port Saint John and the Saint John Arts Centre announced a landmark sponsorship of a signature gallery space at the Saint John Arts Centre, and partnership for a biennial artist residency, …

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Studio 65+: Drawing and Sketching for Beginners

IMPORTANT COVID POLICY UPDATE Please note that  SJAC will continue to keep a mandatory mask policy in place for all programs (workshops, galleries, performing arts events, rental events.) Workshop Description Do you want to learn to draw but don’t know where to start? Join Kelly Cunningham as she guides you through the time-honoured, proven principles of good drawing and sketching. …

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World of Keyboards: 2022-23 Season

SJAC is proud to partner with the Saint John Early Music Festival as they present a returning favourite series, World of Keyboards! All welcome, admission is by freewill offering. Join harpsichordist and pianist Tim Blackmore as he explores the world of Baroque and Classical keyboard instruments, their makers, and the composers and performers who created the music written for them. …

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The Art Room: Create with Clay (Oct. 2022)

IMPORTANT COVID POLICY UPDATE Please note that SJAC will continue to keep a mandatory mask policy in place for all programs (workshops, galleries, performing arts events, rental events.) Workshop Description People have been making things from clay for at least 30,000 years! In this workshop, students will learn how to use hand building techniques to create all sorts of things, from …