Art therapy

“I have used art to slow my mind. When I am away from it, I hear the chatter – and when I return my mind slows down. I feel more relaxed and have a better sense of well-being”. For Heather Alexis, the artistic process is much more than the sum total of the finished canvas. […]

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Painting Protest

By Crystal Murray Last spring when delivering a series of paintings of the fire that engulfed Pictou Lighthouse to the community where it belonged, artist Steven Rhude and his son Sam stopped and took in the view of Abercrombie Point. They drove back to their home in Wolfville and Steven started a painting. He questioned […]

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Safe Harbour prints raising funds for Safe Harbour organization

The sale of limited edition prints by an artist with local roots is serving as a fundraiser for a volunteer-run society assisting Syrian newcomers to Pictou County. As a celebration of the progress made welcoming refugees to Pictou County and a warm reminder of the safety many take for granted, Safe Harbour is selling prints […]

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