Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Edmonia Lewis: First Female Black Sculptor to Achieve International Acclaim When Slavery Was Legal

“There is nothing so beautiful as the free forest. To catch a fish when you are hungry,cut the boughs of a tree, make a fire to roast it, and eat it in the open air, is the greatest of all … Continue reading

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NCNS Glass Artist France Grice: January Member Interview by Glass Art Association of Canada

Here is a preview of the interview  with NCNS glass artist France Grice, given to “Glass Art Association of Canada (GAAC)”, in January 2017. GAAC: What was it that drew you to glass as your artistic material of choice? France Grice: A … Continue reading

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How do you react when one of your works is stolen?

       This was a first experience of having  my artwork stolen.  I had  poured my heart into its creation.        I have experienced breakage (more than once) and that hurts, but I got over the disappointment and took measures to … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Our Winner

Congratulations Christine Kirkland! The winner of the beautiful fused glass sculpture “Tree of Life” by France Grice. She just picked up her treasure and she’s thrilled.

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A Big Thank You . . .

DIMENSIONS 2016 ended on a high note on Sunday afternoon. It was a pleasure to meet so many art enthusiasts who appreciate sculpture and all the talent, passion and bits and pieces of our soul that goes into each piece … Continue reading

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All Good Things Come to An End

Today is your last chance to drop by our Sculpture Exhibit DIMENSIONS 2016. FREE ADMISSION! We open the doors at 11:00am and we are so excited to have a guest artist speaking today – Nationally and internationally renowned artist David Clendining … Continue reading

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Where Will You Be On Thursday Night?

The city has been buzzing with exciting art events recently, from show openings in galleries to the Mayor’s first annual Gala for the Arts last weekend. Ottawa is finding it’s place as a leader in the development of the arts. The momentum … Continue reading

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More to look forward to at DIMENSIONS

DIMENSIONS 2016 is without a doubt one of the city’s biggest and boldest art events. What makes this event even more unique is that it is strictly about sculpture. With over 120 sculptures in a wide variety of mediums and in … Continue reading

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Presentations and Demonstrations

DIMENSIONS is not just an art exhibit – it’s a place to meet artists, learn about their medium and techniques, watch a demonstration and even enjoy a hands on experience. Best of all – it’s FREE!! Drop by the Horticulture Building … Continue reading

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7 Day Countdown to DIMENSIONS

The amazing artists who are part of The National Capital Network of Sculptors are getting excited to show you what they’ve been working on this past year. Ottawa’s biggest sculpture exhibit kicks off a week from now at Lansdowne Park in … Continue reading

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