The Art Map logo
YEAR-ROUND GUIDE TO GALLERIES, ART STUDIOS, EVENTS AND 9 ART TRAILS!

Artists, Art and Locale Blog

A blog about art, artists and places of interest in Bruce, Grey and Southern Georgian Bay. If we find interesting articles about art we'll reference them here. What it is about this area in Ontario that makes us love it. Find out by reading our blog. We welcome your comments. We moderate all comments and edit out all links.

 

June Already?

June Already?

Saturday, June 01, 2013

It's been a very busy year to date. It has been some time since we posted anything on our blog and I thought I would update you on one of the projects that we are working on. ..

Comments (0) | Trackbacks (0) | Permalink

 

On the Look Out for Inspiration - Interview with Artist Kathie Wright

On the Look Out for Inspiration - Interview with Artist Kathie Wright

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

With the change in the seasons upon us, many of the artists who make up The 2012 Art Map search outdoors for their artistic inspiration. Kathie Wright is certainly one who uses the great outdoors for both photographic research as well as artistic inspiration.  ..

Comments (0) | Trackbacks (0) | Permalink

 

Natural Inspiration is in Season for Painter and Designer Barbara Pearn

Natural Inspiration is in Season for Painter and Designer Barbara Pearn

Friday, October 05, 2012

Crisp autumn leaves are not only a sign that fall has arrived but it’s also the reminder that artistic creativity is blooming across the region. The Art Map’s  upcoming Open Studio weekend is another fantastic opportunity to explore the beautiful countryside while getting up-close and personal with more than 50 featured Artists, studios & Galleries on the 2012 Art Map. ..

Comments (0) | Trackbacks (0) | Permalink

 

To Paint or not to Paint that isn't the Question - interview with Susan Seitz

To Paint or not to Paint that isn't the Question - interview with Susan Seitz

Friday, September 28, 2012

"Mother Earth – the source of all creations shares her inner secrets and desires through a connected space. Tapping into this remarkable energy is available to us all. My heart fills with gratitude as my paintbrush unfolds and reveals a glimpse of the beauty that hides within. In this moment, I shall create … for to live a life without, would deny my soul eternal grace.
S. Seitz
 ..

Comments (0) | Trackbacks (0) | Permalink

 

“Uncovering the Layers” with mixed media Artist Ann Beam

“Uncovering the Layers” with mixed media Artist Ann Beam

Thursday, September 06, 2012

Recently, we spoke with Artist Ann Beam about her artistic influences and her lifelong love affair with the arts. By utilizing a variety of mediums including painting, found objects, ceramics, inks, and printmaking in collaborative processes, Ann is able to create stunning mixed media works which speak to the many layers of content, critical questioning and theoretical positions she places the viewer into.  ..

Comments (0) | Trackbacks (0) | Permalink