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ACTIVITIES

Recent Activities

  • · Membership renewal, 2019-2020 

Thanks to all of you who have renewed their membership for this year. Those who have not been able to do so and who are interested in participating in Council activities and exhibitions can still do so at a cost of $35 ($25 before October 15 of each year).

In addition to the participation in exhibitions organized by the CAA, members also benefit from discounts on CAA workshops, as well as discounts at Omer de Serres, L’échelle du monde, Encadrement 2000 and Espace 33.

It is now possible to pay online at the CAA website.

Everyone must also:

  1. fill out and send the new application form to Aylmer Arts Council, PO Box 224, Gatineau, J9H 5E5,
  2. as well as a photo of the artist or a representative work, in jpeg format, by email, at info@artsaylmer.
  • Artists studios’ visit

The CAA artists studios tour took place on October 5th and 6th. The following artists participated: Jacques Desgagnés, Francine Pagé, Dalia Mendoza, Linda Girard, Tanya McCormick, Thérèse André, Louise Moreau, Linda Foley, Cheryl Mattice, Guy Bessette, Gaëlle Bercker-Bigoni, Doris Genest, Daniel St-Cyr and Denise Venne.

Our thanks to Jacques Desgagnés, honorary president of the tour, and to the organizing committee, Linda Girard, Thérèse André and Guy Bessette. Thanks also to our sponsors: Le Bulletin d’Aylmer, la ville de Gatineau (Audrey Bureau, Gilles Chagnon, Mike Duggan), Omer de Serres, L’échelle du Monde, Encadrement 2000, Groupe conseil Epsilon, Albert Opticians, Tapis Suprême, Benjamin Moore, McCormick Wands, Les Cuisines Gariepy, Colette Proulx, Jean-Paul Perrault and Pierre Joannis.

  • Participation to Les journées de la culture

On September 27, 28 and 29, the CAA participated in Les journées de la culture by inviting interested members to hold outdoor painting sessions in Old Aylmer. Thanks to all the participants.

  • CAA annual general meeting

Our annual general meeting was held on October 16th. Amendments to our regulations confirm that CAA’s mandate now extends to artists of Gatineau and is not limited to the Aylmer sector.

Current and future activities

  • Invitation to the CAA exhibition at Le Bambou restaurant

An exhibition of ten painters members of the CAA will be held from December 12, 2019 to February 13, 2020 at the restaurant Le Bambou in Aylmer. Participating artists are Andrée Sincennes, Corinne Bernollin, Charlotte Hudon, Danita Poelzer, Jean Grenier, Linda Foley, Manon Arsenault, kalula Kalambay, Claire-Andrée Bourgeois and Marielle Dubois. Thanks to the organizers, Renée Lajeunesse and Rolland Charron.

  • Workshops and training

Here are our workshops offered this winter:

WEEKLY WORKSHOPS

  • Non directed workshop: come and paint with other artists!

Personal choices of subjects and mediums.

January 13 to March 16, Chalet Jean-Chénier, 515 Jean-Chénier Street, Aylmer sector.

Registration: www.artsaylmer.com

Deadline: January 10th

Cost for members:$30

  • The pleasure of painting

Intermediate level training workshop

January 15 to March 18, Chalet Jean-Chénier, 515 Jean-Chénier Street, Aylmer sector.

Registration: www.artsaylmer.com

Deadline: January 10th

Cost for members:$150

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS

  • Create depth in your painting

Improve your compositions, discover the elements of a  landscape plan

Instructor: Denise Guillemette

March 7 from 10hrs. at 16hrs.30, Chalet Jean-Chénier, 515 Jean-Chénier Street, Aylmer sector.

Registration: www.artsaylmer.com

Cost for members:$65

  • Perspective

Instructor: Denise Guillemette

February 29, from 10 am to 4 pm.30 Chalet Jean-Chénier, 515 Jean-Chénier Street, Aylmer sector.

Registration: www.artsaylmer.com

Cost for members:$65

  • Collage

This workshop is a follow-up to the first collage workshop offered last year.

Instructor: Jérome Bertrand

March 21, from 10 am to 4 pm.30 Chalet Jean-Chénier, 515 Jean-Chénier Street, Aylmer sector.

Registration: www.artsaylmer.com

Cost for members:$100

  • Spring exhibition: Mark the date!

This year, the CAA spring exhibition will be held at the Centre Aydelu in Aylmer, April 23-26. More to come in the coming months!

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Contact information

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Aylmer Arts Council

Postal code 224, Gatineau, QC  J9H 5E5

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info@artsaylmer.com

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