Tag: Art & artists

Charities Work Together Making Banana Dolls

Charities Work Together Making Banana Dolls

Two charities have been working together in order to benefit a common good, with the National Trust of Bermuda and the International Women’s Club of Bermuda creating Banana Doll Angels to sell in order to raise funds. Jennifer Gray of the National Trust was invited to do a talk at the October luncheon for the International Women’s Club, and it was... Read more of this article

Photos: “Christmas By The Sea” Gift Market

Photos: “Christmas By The Sea” Gift Market

The “Christmas by the Sea” art & craft market was held today [Nov 29] at the Pier 6 Complex on Front Street with a variety of vendors offering their locally made wares. Organisers Cindy Mitchell and Deanne DeSilva are regular Harbour Night vendors, so the thought of hosting the market was a natural progression.Vendors lined the room... Read more of this article

Chewstick Moving From Elliot Street Premises

Chewstick Moving From Elliot Street Premises

The Chewstick Foundation said that it will cease operations in its present location on Court and Elliot Street effective December 1, 2014. The group said, “The announcement follows the expiration and subsequent vacate notice from their current landlord, who has had his hand forced due to an ailing real estate economy and severe financial challenges... Read more of this article

Bermuda Arts Centre Opening This Sunday

Bermuda Arts Centre Opening This Sunday

The Bermuda Arts Centre will be hosting their “Small Works” show, set to open this Sunday [Nov 30] at 5.30pm. A spokesperson said, “This is our ‘fun’ opening. Typically bringing in the Christmas Art season, the Arts Centre’s annual “Small Works” show offers a variety of local art created in a small way.... Read more of this article

Holiday Trunk Show With Designer Oneka Benn

Holiday Trunk Show With Designer Oneka Benn

The Island Shop will be hosting holiday trunk show with Oneka Benn Schwartz, a luxury home furnishings designer, featuring a limited edition collection of bespoke pillows, table linens, bed linens, lampshades and other home furnishings. The Trunk Show will be held on Dec. 10th, 11th and 12th at The Island Shop on Queen Street in Hamilton. “As a designer... Read more of this article

Photos: BUEI Second Annual Harbourside Market

Photos: BUEI Second Annual Harbourside Market

On Saturday [Nov 22] the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] held its second annual Harbourside Market at their Crow Lane location, with the day seeing over 40 local vendors and three levels of shopping, while the funds raised go towards BUEI’s education programs.Shoppers had a large variety of items to peruse through as vendors offered... Read more of this article

Photos: Home-Grown Alternatives Crafts Show

Photos: Home-Grown Alternatives Crafts Show

The Home-Grown Alternatives show was held at the St. Paul’s Christian Education Center in Paget on Saturday [Nov 22], offering a shopping experience designed to showcase Bermuda-made arts and crafts. In 1995 Christine Wellman and Mary Tatem decided to hold a pre-Christmas craft fair, and over the years the event has become an annual tradition, offering... Read more of this article

Serjeant’s Cup for Marine Art Award Winners

Serjeant’s Cup for Marine Art Award Winners

Two years ago, on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of St. Peter’s Church, Mr. David Baldwin, Serjeant of Chapels Royal for HM Queen Elizabeth ll, brought to Bermuda a silver cup inscribed with the words, “The Serjeant’s Cup for Marine Art.” It was a personal gift from Mr. Baldwin to the church and was intended to serve as the top award... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: TechArt Awards Presentation

Photos & Video: TechArt Awards Presentation

TechArt announced the winners of its eighth annual digital art show now on at the Bermuda Society of Arts gallery in City Hall, holding a prize presentation on Friday evening. Peter Hebberd, General Manager of AAC Saatchi & Saatchi, who along with iClick sponsored TechArt, said: “We are once again very pleased with the number and high standard... Read more of this article

Exhibit To Showcase “Elements of Paradise”

Exhibit To Showcase “Elements of Paradise”

A local artist is getting set to present an exhibit of her work at the Bermuda Society of Arts at City Hall in Hamilton, opening from 5.00pm through 7.00pm on November 21, 2014. Artist Melanie Francis will be showcasing her pieces at the show, dubbed Elements of Paradise, through December 9, with the exhibit available for viewing from 10.00am through... Read more of this article


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