2016 Culture Days

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Culture Days Sept 30-Oct 2, 2016 is a national celebration of the arts. Free and open to the public.

Friday – Sunday visit The Art District Gallery in St. Jacobs for Art in Commotion – a behind the scenes experience.  Talk to our artists about how a co-op gallery operates and discover the journey of a professional artist group.  Watch live artist demos.  ADG Culture Days

Saturday Oct. 1st Laurelwood Neighbourhood Association and Waterloo Public Library host Books and Art on Culture Days with Nancy Peng and Salome Perez.  This hands on activity will have visitors making collage and origami book marks to take home and leaving their hand prints to create a collaborative poster representing Culture Days in Laurelwood. At WPL John M. Harper branch. LWNA Culture Days

 

 

2016 September

The Art District Gallery is On The Move!  Pop up show for September at THEMUSEUM in Kitchener.  We are settling into temporary space in St. Jacobs.  Come to our opening reception Sept. 10th 1-5pm 1363 King St N.  Here are some of my new pieces on exhibit in St. Jacobs.

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Grand River Confluence, watercolour and ink on wood panel, 22×30

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Mill Race Trail St. Jacobs, ink on canvas, 12×12

 

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Fall Into Ontario, wc  & ink on wood panel, 12×12

August 2016

2016 Aug Berlin Gallery ADG paints the blues (Butterfly Effect meme)

 

Art District Gallery Paints the Blues – Berlin Gallery, Kitchener City Hall for the month of August.  Join us for a reception Thursday August 4, 5-7pm Berlin Gallery.

Trying out memes on our ADG facebook page

 

PRESS juried show at Button Factory Arts
Reception Friday July 29, 2016 5-7pm

 

July 2016

Watercolour and ink paintings for the July 7, 2016 Art District Gallery new exhibition. On exhibit until Aug. 15.

2016 June 24 kwsa members show image Confluence by NPFeatured on KWSA Members’ Exhibition flyer. Button Factory Arts until July 23.

Upcoming juried PRESS show of printmaking at Button Factory Arts.  Deadline for drop off July 23rd, reception July 29th.

June 2016

Scan_Pic0004Create Waterloo  Join Salome Perez and Nancy Peng on June 18 for their We Are Waterloo Portrait Project workshop at the John M. Harper Branch of the Waterloo Public Library. We are teaching how to draw a self portrait with an expressionistic theme.  My portrait is titled “Left Brain Right Brain”.

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Art that moves you Nancy

Art That Moves You, Art on the bus, Grand River Transit, pairing art and poetry.

Wrapping up a fun month of teaching.. workshop at the Waterloo Library, mixed media at Button Factory Arts.  Helped hang the KWSA members’ show.  Reception June 25th 5-7pm at Button Factory Arts.

 

 

May 2016

Celebrating spring and our first birthday at The Art District Gallery.  Our reception took place May 27th with a special cake and silent auction.  2016 May, Bees Needs, mixed media, 12x12, $190 “The Bees Needs”, a spring floral exploration of ink, gouache and watercolour is sold.

Travelling to the Tuscany region of Italy, I am inspired to capture the rolling hills of  Podere Val di Peng, Olive Grove in Tuscany, ink, 2016 MayGallo in Poggibonsi.

I am teaching a mixed media class at The Button Factory which includes the use of ink with watercolour.