Faculty Art Auction Returns to the Haliburton School of Art + Design

3 Pears Light, still life by Margret Ferraro

Haliburton School of Art + Design Faculty Art Auction

Online Auction: Until August 9, 2022, 8 p.m. EDT
In-person Reception & Silent Auction: August 11, 2022, 5 – 7 p.m.

Fleming College’s Haliburton School of Art + Design is pleased to invite you to take part in the Haliburton School of Art + Design Faculty Art Auction in support of Haliburton art student bursaries and innovative initiatives at the Haliburton Campus.

The College’s first online auction begins on July 19, 2022 and closes Tuesday, August 9 at 8 p.m. It features unique works of art and craft, created and generously donated by faculty who teach in Fleming’s Haliburton summer school and full-time programs.

Check in weekly as new items become available! Works have been donated from many artists, including Helen McCusker, Rose Pearson, Rob Stimpson, Susan Watson-Ellis, and Todd Jeffrey Ellis.

Original design fibre arts fashion coat by Karen Thron

The College will also host an in-person gathering at the Haliburton Campus on Thursday, August 11 from 5 – 7 p.m. which will include a cocktail reception, special silent auction, and art exhibition led by the instructors and creators at the Haliburton School of Art + Design. This evening is an opportunity for college staff and students to re-connect with the Haliburton community. Winning bidders from the online auction can pick up items in-person at this event or arrange for pick up/shipping on another date by contacting Scott Walling at scott.walling@flemingcollege.ca or 1-866-353-6464 x 6721.

Donations in support of this project can be made during the auction or online, and a charitable tax receipt will be issued for the full donation amount.

About Fleming College: Haliburton School of Art + Design
Haliburton School of Art + Design is known for providing unique and flexible programs taught by professionals who have shaped art, craft, design, media and heritage studies in Canada. No other college offers students this breadth of creative programming. In 1969, the Haliburton School of Fine Arts became part of Sir Sandford Fleming College. In 2004 the campus moved to a new location in Glebe Park on Head Lake in the Village of Haliburton, and today it is known as the Haliburton School of Art + Design. The campus offers full-time 14-week Art Certificates in Artist Blacksmithing, Drawing and Painting, Photo Arts, Digital Image Design, Sculpture, Ceramics, Glassblowing, Jewellery, and Fibre Arts. Students can combine these Certificate programs with a year of foundation credits to obtain a Visual and Creative Arts Diploma. Haliburton School of Art + Design continues to run its short-duration summer arts courses, offering a selection of over 300 courses from May to August, open to people of all skill levels. Learn more by visiting our website.

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Haliburton Campus
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Haliburton, ON
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