Fashion Fallies wowed audiences once again with artrageous outfits and spectacular performances on Friday November 9th at Haliburton School of Art & Design. The sold-out event showcased over 40 entries from professional artists to hobbyists to local students at the high school and college. Dance Happens Here sponsored performances that ranged from spoken word and music to contemporary dance. A special thanks to prize sponsors: Indigodragonfly, ACM Designs, Mixed Tape Vintage, Aboveground Art Supplies and Haliburton School of Art & Design. Prizes were awarded to Evan Cliff,Sandi Luck, Karen Sirianni and Denise Magloughlen
PART TIME ARTS ADMIN
Halls Island Artist Residency seeks an arts admin/support staff to assist with the summer 2019 program launch. Successful candidate will have previous arts experience and strong organization and communication skills to work independently. Reporting to the HIAR board, responsibilities include writing grant applications and maintaining/updating the website, documents and records. This contract position is a work-from-home, flexible position, averaging 8 hours per week. Commencing January 2019 with possibility of renewal at the end of 3 months. Must have commitment to supporting the arts in its diverse forms; boating license an asset. About Halls Island: www.hallsisland.ca. Email resume: email@example.com by December 10.
"Book lovers mark your calendars for two exciting author events in Haliburton County! On October 12, spend an Evening with author Frances Itani, presented by the Arts Council Haliburton Highlands Literary Arts Roundtable. This will be at the Great Hall at Haliburton School of Art + Design at 6:30pm. Then on October 28, Friends of HCPL host their annual Book Gala and Silent Auction featuring Canadian Journalist and author Carol Off. This will be at the Pinestone at 1pm."