All posts tagged: creative art

Joy

Joy was a great, big hit! Joy will be featured in SNAP (July 1st, stay tuned for the link) and was also listed in NOW magazine as well as a local beaches newspaper. Thanks so much to all that they came out and supported Red Door Shelter. A special thanks to Nason & Co and Poster Boy Edit for doing such an incredible job on the food (which was a work of art in itself).   Another special thanks to Donview Middle School for providing such fabulous music.    Annnnd last but not least to the Wedding Cake Shoppe for their delicious cupcakes and Deserres for their silent auction prize.

Joy

A collaborative children’s art show with all proceeds from sales donated to Red Door Shelter. What: JOY is an art show that brings together different schools, organizations and centres from around Toronto. Children submit artistic canvases and then all pieces are sold for $25, the proceeds from the sales are donated to Red Door Shelter. This year, Havergal College has sponsored students from Art Heart to participate. Kingsway College School and Donview Middle School will also be submitting art. The theme for this year’s show is JOY, participants are asked to depict what brings them/the world JOY. What makes this show so unique is that children from more fortunate circumstances put forth an incredible effort to help those in need. The “JOY” of art brings children from all sorts of backgrounds to together and allows them an opportunity to increase their self-confidence and self-esteem through participating in the event! Why: JOY’s mission is to help those less fortunate while also providing aspiring young artists who may not be privy to such a showcase/opportunity to participate in …