2020 Art Bursary Awarded to Mikayla Van der Ham of Carleton Place High School – CONGRATULATIONS!

CONGRATULATIONS to Mikayla Van der Ham of Carleton Place High School.  She is the 2020 recipient of a $1000 bursary from Arts Carleton Place.  Bursaries are awarded each year to high school students going on to University.

Mikayla will be headed off to Queen’s University in the fall to study concurrent education.  Ultimately, she would like to teach art to children.  She has taken art classes throughout her time at CPHS and has stood out in every one. 

 

Free Plein-Air Sessions – Schedule for July 2020

The Plein-Air season SCHEDULE is now here for the month of July, 2020.
ANY ACP MEMBER WHO IS INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING IN THESE PLEIN-AIR OUTINGS MUST EMAIL BARB DICKSON TO BE ADDED TO HER EMAIL LIST.  YOU WILL RECEIVE ANY UPDATES AND REMINDERS OF THE WEEK’S LOCATION OR SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS.  

Email Barb Dickson at:  laubar@sympatico.ca


Barb Dickson leads a casual group of artists, who decided to get together for Plein-Air painting.  These sessions start at 9:30-10am and go usually until 1pm. An email is sent prior to the Thursday session as a reminder of location.  

PLEINE-AIR SCHEDULE     JULY 2020

July 2nd   Merrickville Ruins

July  9th  Whitehouse Perennials    594 Rae Road, Almonte.  Off Hwy 29 between Carleton Place and Almonte.  Beautiful perennial garden Centre—guests of Suzanne.  Parking on site

July 16th  Watsons Mill, Manotick   Meet in front. Parking on street.

July 23rd   Waba Cottage and Gardens    White Lake, parking on site. Google directions and to see site. Really charming, worth the drive.

July 30th   Pinheys Point    Dunrobin area. Google directions, parking on site. Not sure if museum will be open, but grounds beautiful with lovely view of Ottawa River.

If you wish to bring a sandwich for lunch ,we must remember to sit in groups of maximum 5 people keeping your 2 meter distance between .  What a world!!!!!!!!

Any painting location suggestions very welcome for August  etc. should be sent to Barb Dickson at laubar@sympatico.ca.