Jenni Burke: Proud Member, Spirit of the Hills

Jenni Burke was born in Port Hope in 1979, and still lives in (and loves) Northumberland County.  A member of SOTH for 4 years now, she describes herself as “an amateur artist working towards professionalism”. Here’s her story: When I did my first show in 2005, it was in a tiny pub in my hometown,…

FESTIVAL EVENTS — ALL IN ONE PLACE!

IT’S A FABULOUS LINEUP! A taste of the Festival of the Arts, and the schedule, all in one place.  ~~ OCTOBER 24 TO 26 IN COBOURG CLICK HERE FOR TICKETED EVENTS. SEE BELOW  OR HERE FOR FREE ADMISSION EVENTS. ~~~~ GREAT MUSIC EXCITING 10-MINUTE PLAYS Above images: Scenes from Rehearsals of Einstein’s Fridge, Mouse and Love…

Thanks, Felicity and Susan!

Being in charge of the blog gives me a front-row view of all the work that’s being done to organize the upcoming Festival of the Arts. I get to see and hear about the festival as the competitions and submissions wind down, the artists are booked, events take shape,  spaces are assigned, dignitaries invited, and…

Great Gifts at FOTA!

  The Festival of the Arts is the place to buy affordable and original works of art — great Christmas gifts — that local artists have been creating just for you!  The visual artists of Spirit of the Hills Arts Association are creating paintings, photography, stained glass and fibre work that will sell for the…