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July KA&L News

A New Book from Rick Revelle

On October 10th 2015 Dundurn Press will be releasing the second book of the Algonquin Quest Series written by Rick Revelle of Glenburnie.

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‘Years after a devastating battle, Mahingan and his tribe struggle to recover a lost loved on

Art Show in Belleville

Thee is a great new show being set up at Gallery One Twenty One in Belleville.  Anne Ireland, who many of you know from “the county”.  Jeff Mann with his masks and Liz Schell who makes delightful planters and tables from pieces of recycled stage sets.

This show runs from June 23rd until August 1st


Artists Round Table

July 7th at Carolyn’s home…as usual… share coffee and talk about the business of being an artist. Carolyn will be in Artfest in City Park this coming damp week so we can look at that and other Summer shows and endeavours. If the weather is nice we get to sit outside as is our Summer wont! or 163-545-5986


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Upcoming Events Oct/Nov

Events/workshops/shows…in no particular chronological order….

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Sat. and/or Sun. Nov. 1 and 2 from 10-4
At NGB Studio #1, 12 Cataraqui St. Kingston
Just 120.00 for one day or 200.00 for two full days.
All materials provided including hot wax colours, boards,
Encaustic iron, stylus, sealed card and colour blocks.
You can complete several works of art in just one day!

Contact: Cathie Hamilton,

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Disfunctional City Council? Environmentalism? Civic Elections? Majority versus Individual?
It’s a small city in Norway, not Kingston.

Wednesday October 29th in support of The Kingston Prize and The Kingston School of Art.  613-544-6329

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at the Kingston School of Art. Wednesdays, 7pm

Wednesday November 5th is a Mail Chimp workshop presented by Carolyn Barnett….bring your laptops and bone up on sending out smart CASL compliant emails.

613-545-5986 or

Artists Round Table

Tuesday November 4th. 11am.  An informal coffee morning to discuss the business of art.
14 Richard Street (Portsmouth Village) 613-545-5986

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October A.R.T & Happenings!!!

Cancelled: October A.R.T.

As your fearless KA&L prez I also runs the Artists Round Table. Unfortunately next week’s get together slated for October 7th will have to

Cathie & Carolyn in discuss art!

Cathie & Carolyn in discuss art!

be cancelled as I am in two shows this month and am swamped with work and other obligations (including getting you the latests news when I can).

We’ll get together in November on the 4th when I can breathe a bit. We’ll see some of you, however, next week October 14th for the Kingston Arts & Letters Club gathering at the Yacht Club….focus: the election and the arts…..

Encaustics Workshops with Cathie Hamilton

Hello everyone,
It’s getting cooler and it’s a good chance for us to catch up and have
some fun with Encaustics!
I’m planning workshop days for October, at last.
Saturday, Sunday or Monday (if you are retired you may like the week day),
October 4, 5, or 6.
From 10-4
All materials provided-hot wax, colours, boards, iron, stylus, colour blocks, sealed card.
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Only 120.00 for the full day.
Please book your space early as I can only take 6 each day.
This ensures you have access to materials and space whenever you need them.
If you are flexible about which day, please let me know so I can make sure everyone
has a spot.
NGB Studio #1
12 Cataraqui St.
Kingston, Inside the red door and to the end of the hall.
Contact: Cathie Hamilton

Max is Back

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A Deadly Venture is Chris Laing’s second novel in this post-WWII mystery series featuring Max Dexter and his easy-on-the-eyes assistant, Isabel O’Brien.

Max’s artist friend, Roger Bruce, is arrested for murder. And while Max and Isabel are tracking down the real killer, Hamilton mobsters take steps to discourage them.

 Monday, October 27 from 7-9 pm.

at Novel Idea, Kingston’s independent bookstore
156 Princess Street, Kingston, ON
(613) 546-9799

We hope you can join us!

   Free Admission    Heavenly Refreshments

Starring our own Trevor Strong!!!

This is an event posted on Facebook by Lin Bennett, I hope the link works, if not email Lin at

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