Gallery Programs and Events
Musical Gifts Series the 2nd Friday of the month, 10:30-11:30
Join us for our Musical Gifts Series presented by pianist Rick Penner. Rick will entertain you with piano, song and fascinating anecdotes about the musicians/composers and their music. Everyone is welcome to attend this free program which is held in Gallery One on the third floor of the Belleville Public Library. For further information please call 613-968-6731 x2040 or email gallery@ bellevillelibrary.ca
On February 9 Rick will present "The Compleat Glenn Gould".
The Drawing Room on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 2 - 4 p.m.
The Drawing Room offers non-instructional studio sessions to encourage the traditional practice of drawing and painting the human figure from a draped model. This program is held on the third Thursday of each month in the meeting room. There is a suggested donation of $3.00.
February 15, March 15, April 19
The Doodle Group on the 3rd Friday of the month, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
“The Doodle Group”, led by Marita Langlois, is a guided, mindful drawing session for all to attend. Bring your creativity, supplies and be prepared to be amazed at what you can create! For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/thedoodlegroup/
February 16, March 16, April 20
Tuesday Workshops with Artist & Instructor Rachel Harbour - 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
$20 per workshop due at time of registration (includes materials). Register in advance as space is limited.
February 13 - Create with Acrylic: Winter Trees
Targeted at those new to painting, this workshop will introduce participants to the versatility of acrylic paint. We will explore its ability to layer and blend like oil paint, or to move and flow like watercolour. We will combine multiple techniques in a final piece that showcases this adaptable medium.
February 27 - Watercolour Winter
For the beginner watercolourist, this workshop builds on our introduction to classic and playful watercolour techniques by focusing on only a handful of those techniques at a time. Technique exploration comes together in a finished winter-themed piece.
March 6 - Create with Acrylic: Soon to be Spring
Again for those new to painting, this workshop will be another in our series to introduce participants to the versatility of acrylic paint. Layering and blending, using brushes along with alternative painting tools, we will combine multiple techniques in a final piece that showcase this adaptable medium.
March 20 - Wirework: Dragonfly Pendent
Simple wire wrapping techniques and glass beads combine in this workshop to create an eye-catching copper wire dragonfly pendant, or sun catcher.