The Mill Pond Gallery
314 Mill Street,
Richmond Hill, Ontario
L4C 4B5
905 770 7449

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Upcoming Events

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The Richmond Hill Group of Artists is pleased to bring back our popular Artist in Residence Summer Program at the Mill Pond Gallery. Each week different RHGA members will turn the front room gallery into a studio.  There will be original artwork in various stages of completion as artists use the week to demonstrate and create.  Completed work will also be on display and for sale.  Come in often to see the progress and the variety of talented artist in our community!

Summer Gallery Hours:

Fridays – 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturdays – 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sundays – 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Mondays – Closed
Tuesdays – 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Wednesdays – 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thursdays – 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm * (Mill Pond Concert in the Park evenings)

Week 1 – A Sense of Place Canada, Josephine Sherman

Friday, June 30 to Thursday, July 6JosephineS

Josephine Sherman B.F.A. (York University), B.Ed. (University of Toronto), O.C.A.D is an award-winning artist and art teacher. She is the visual arts teacher at Richland Academy, a private school in Richmond Hill. She also teaches adult watercolor and drawing classes in Richmond Hill, and conducts life drawing and watercolour workshops for various art groups. She has been an active member of the Toronto Watercolour Society, and has received the society’s Bruce Snell Memorial Award for “Best Transparent Watercolor”. She has also won numerous awards including “Best Watercolour” at the Aurora Art Show and Sale..

MEDIA: WATERCOLOR, CHARCOAL, CHALK PASTEL, ACRYLIC

ARTIST STATEMENT: “My inspiration comes from nature and from being a part of the natural world; just as the tree stands and sways in the breeze, so do I. Feeling the force of nature, sometimes gentle, other times strong and powerful, I am aware of being a part of something bigger and beyond.”

 

Week 2 – Live the MomentNasimT

Friday, July 7 to Thursday, July 13

Nasim Taheri 

“The true work of art is but the shadow of the divine perfection ”    Michelangelo

 

 

LeylaMLeyla Mohammadi

As artists, having fun with the brush and paints and bringing all the overflowing emotions to action is to present our own expression of life and make a simple scene and a liberating moment in time.

 
 
 
 
 
 

2018 Paint the Town! Calendars

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Discover unique homes, buildings and historical sites within our community through the eyes of our artists. Artists were invited to paint their impressions in their chosen medium, which includes oil, watercolour, pastel and acrylic. Fifteen of these wonderful works were selected to create out first calendar. Together these paintings represent the broad, colourful fabric we are proud to call home.
This Calendar will be on sale at the  Mill Pond Gallery for $10.00.

 

Weekly Events

 

Monday Open StudioStill_Life_OS

Monday Days  9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come in and create in an informal and supportive environment. All members are welcome.
Daytime Coordinator – Jette Cott - jettecott@gmail.com

Monday Evenings  6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Still Life/Open Studio All members are welcome.

Friday Open Studio 

Friday Days – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come in and create in an informal and supportive environment. All members are welcome.
Coordinator – Nicholas Gere -  gmb@gmbservices.ca

Please check the Calendar of Events for Paint-In dates