More Extras at AGC - Fundraisers and Bargain Hunters







Free RSVPs & Tickets at Eventbrite
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/hidden-treasures-yard-sale-fundraiser-for-agc-gildas-club-greater-toronto-tickets-47145565656



DISCOVER a hidden treasure

or amazing unique item

from $1. to $25. !!

  • designer fabrics
  • crafters' supplies
  • clothing
  • children's toys /games
  • interior decor
  • costume jewellry
  • original art
  • and more...
bring friends
and support
the not-for-profit community arts programming at the Artists' Garden Cooperative /Plein Air Concerts
while we contribute 50% of all sales to GILDA's CLUB Greater Toronto.
Bring your FREE RSVP ticket for a chance to win a Door Prize.
VISIT OFTEN....
another YARD SALE on and Saturday, July 21 !
We hope to see you in the garden this summer!
for more information visit artistsgarden.blogspot.ca



AGC & Plein Air Concert Season, 2018

We're excited to be back in the garden this summer with a wealth of talent..
Save some dates and buy tickets early....limited seating sometimes means 
sold out concerts and disappointed latecomers..!!      


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                            LOCATION- the garden and pavilion, 345 Balliol St., Toronto, M4S 1E1                                        
                                            Time: Wednesday evenings, July and August, from 7:30 – 9:00 pm.                      
   SEATS are only $12. on line  or     $15. at the performance
         For ticket reservations contact:
 artistsgarden@gmail.com         Event tickets at Eventbrite.com   artistsgarden.blogspot.ca                                                                   

        Programme  SCHEDULE 2018
Date (rain or shine)
Performer/Group
Description
Wed. July 4        7:30-9:00 pm
Anna Gutmanis trio w Bryn Scott-Grimes
Sat. July   7      7:30-9:00pm
Special   SHOWCASE       Joel Sheridan

Wed. July 11    7:30-9:00 pm
Melanie Peterson
Wed. July 18          7:30-9:00pm
Laura D’Angelo & Gabriela Farias
Wed. July 25     7:30-9:00 pm
a Sprig of Rosemary
Wed Aug. 1            7:30-9:00pm
Jasmine Kiara

Wed. Aug. 8          7:30-9:00 pm
Music4Life ensemble
SUNDAY Aug 12         Visual arts              noon – 6 pm         Fundraising                   Noon – 5 pm                Music  Matinee            2-3:30  pm                  
Music Evening     
7:30 – 9 pm
SHOWCASE
Artists: S.L. Brown, Marica Cullingham, Haleh Sorkhi,     Joel Troster
Performers: Steve Raiken, Doug & Suzi, The Harpin Norm Collective, The Kreiner Collective
see poster below
Wed. Aug. 15        7:30-9:00 pm
Larry Bond-Bruce Redstone Duo

Sat Aug 18        7:30 – 9:00 pm
Special  SHOWCASE   Toronto Tabla Youth Ensemble
Wed. Aug. 22        7:30-9:00 pm
Julia Pal
Wed. Aug. 29  
7:30-9:00pm
Howard Gladstone Duo

Community Arts Projects













Our Art Our Stories- art by Syrian Newcomers
Over the past 2 months I have been working with several talented local artists and an extraordinary group of young Syrian newcomers. These studio sessions have been enriching both creatively and personally for all involved. We're very excited to share what these emerging artists have created over their brief time at ArtHeart Community Art Centre , Daniels Spectrum. Their show of unique, expressive  and original works,



"Our Art Our Stories", is having a special "Syrian Night" opening


Wednesday, April 11 from 6-8 pm

I'm hoping you can join us
to celebrate the artists and their works.
RSVPs welcome at the link below..
Best regards,
Susan L. Brown
artist-volunteer Artheart




Look Up ...! DVAC creates beautiful ceiling tiles for Sunnybrook Hospital
On Saturday, March 10, an enthusiastic group of painters assembled at the Don Valley
Art Club to work on a very special project. I was thrilled to be included. My contribution is
a 'Hearty" Angel.. "Angel Heart", Susan L. Brown
You may have noticed, if you visit Sunnybrook Hospital, that in various wards or in 
hallways and in "Emerg" there are beautiful painted acoustic ceiling tiles installed. Many have
been painted by local artists. This year DVAC artists were invited, for a second time,
to contribute colourful, imaginative images to the hospital environment.
The subjects for the panels varied with the artists, including landscapes, animals, imaginary
scenes and figures.
On entering the DVAC studio you would have seen a forest of easels and tables with more than
a dozen artists concentrating on painting...it was a wonderful and productive gathering.
Thanks to Susan Abbott (DVAC) and Sunnybrook hospital for organizing this great community arts
activity. The “Joy of Life Ceiling Tile Project” started about 20 years ago, and has beautified many areas of the hospital. To read more about the program, click here: http://health.sunnybrook.ca/sunnyview/hospital-ceiling-tiles-art/
Here are several photos of artists at work.



 artist, Joan MacDonald
 Artist, Hanifa Mamujee



Remember to Look Up ! when next visiting Sunnybrook Hospital...

Susan L Brown


AGC/ DVAC