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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.

 

The Art Map 2017 Bruce, Grey and Simcoe Landscape Calendar

The Art Map 2017 Bruce, Grey and Simcoe Landscape Calendar

Monday, September 26, 2016

An interview with Ken Thornburn at Northern Flyer Design in Tara. His illustration Laneways and Landmarks is on The Art Map 2017 calendar cover. ..

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2014 Cover of The Art Map

2014 Cover of The Art Map

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Beth Taylor is an artist living and working in Sauble Beach. Her bright colourful painting Beach Lady was featured on the 2014 cover of The Art Map. Her painting was voted the best by our facebook fans and website readers.  ..

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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.  ..

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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. ..

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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
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