Entries by Cathleen


Chris Johnson is an Ottawa area artist working primarily in acrylic on canvas. Inspired by nature, her works explore small worlds among forested retreats and vacation destinations. `Art-making provides me with a method of collecting and cataloguing highlights from my time spent in nature. My wandering is often defined by my habit of search and […]


Sarah Moffat “Although I have been an artist all my life, I feel like I am at a very exploratory stage of my career, and I hope that never changes”.  Sarah Moffat With over fifteen years of experience producing specialty wall finishes, Sarah Moffat has acquired an indispensable knowledge of colour and visual integrity which […]


My name is Patricia Fiorino and I am a locol artist and also a teacher with OCSB. I have been teaching elementary and high school students for 23 years. As a passionate artist and teacher, I have always integrated art into education. Six of my teaching years were spent working as the elementary art consultant, […]


A contemporary landscape painter, carol Westcott depicts natural and built environments. Her images are formed from the memories, fragments of experience and influence of her early life in Eastern Ontario. Working in acrylic and mixed media, she interprets the landscape, often in a slightly abstracted form. In speaking of her own work, Westcott states: “My […]


Featured artist: October to January 2020 Cynthia Bonnell A Fine Art Photographer, is currently residing in Manotick, Ontario She began creating her collection of photographs entitled, “Light Illusions”, early in 2009. The idea originated from a personal discovery of how fascinatingly light alters the everyday appearance of an object, making it somehow magical. The result […]


Featured artist: March and April 2020 Evan Romeo Born in Ottawa, Ontario Canada in 1985, three consistent aspects of Evan’s life have been his passion for art, competition in athletics and desire to incorporate both ideals as a teacher through education. As a teacher, Evan’s passion to balance both artistic endeavours and encourage an active […]

Saturday night live music

February 1st – Robby Miller February 8th – L.A.Connection February 15th – L.A. Connection February 22nd – The Flying Hibachis February 29th – Dallas Alexander March 7th – Fast Lane March 14th – Robert van Wyngaarden March 21st – L.A. Connection March 28th – Bacporch Dave Doran    

February and March Open Mic’s hosts

February 6th – Bill Martin February 13th – The Flying Hibachis February 20th – Robert van Wyngaarden February 27th – L.A. Connection March 5th – Bill Martin March 12th -The Flying Hibachis March 19th – Robert van Wyngaarden March 26th – L.A. Connection


Featured artist : January and February 2020 Penny heath-eves – Biography                  “I try to communicate the spirit of a place in my work. Colour, mood and atmosphere are very important to me.”  Penny Heath-Eves is a Canadian artist living on the Ottawa River. She grew up in […]


Featured artist : November and December 2019 Tish Smith – Biography I love nature and it brings great joy to be able to express that love on canvas as landscapes gardens, flowers, animals and birds. “My intention is to speak to the viewer of the life and beauty of creation” I was born in Bermuda, later moving to […]