Category Archives: Sunny Bay Arts

This week: Homeschool Art Session and Watercolour Workshop day!

There is lots going on at Sunny Bay Arts this week!

Wednesday, January 8th is Homeschool Art Session day!
Saturday, January 11th is Watercolour Workshop day!

Also up on our website is information on Penmanship Lessons. The lessons are great for ages 7 and up and all lessons are one-on-one for 1 hour. Pick up your pen and sign-up today to learn handwriting and penmanship techniques! For available days and times, please contact us.

Merry Christmas to One and All!

Barboria Bjarne and Barbori G. Streibl at Sunny Bay Arts would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a wonderful, happy New Year 2014!

Photos showing giving of donations to The Calgary Foundation on November 5, 2013

Sunny Bay Arts is pleased to announce the donation of funds of $55 for the Calgary flood relief efforts, raised from the Silent Auction at our art show at Mount Royal University in September 2013, to The Calgary Foundation’s Flood Rebuilding Fund!

Here are photos showing as Barbori and Barboria are giving donations to The Calgary Foundation on November 5, 2013.

Again, thank you and congratulations to Zachary C. and Donna L. for winning the Silent Auction items and for supporting this worthwhile cause!

Barbori giving donation to The Calgary Foundation's Flood Rebuilding Fund on November 5, 2013.

Barbori giving donation to The Calgary Foundation’s Flood Rebuilding Fund on November 5, 2013.

Barboria giving donation to The Calgary Foundation's Flood Rebuilding Fund on November 5, 2013.

Barboria giving donation to The Calgary Foundation’s Flood Rebuilding Fund on November 5, 2013.

New Art Sessions for Homeschoolers!

Starting on November 13 and going to March 12, Sunny Bay Arts will be offering art sessions for homeschoolers on the 2nd Wednesday of every month. Each month will offer a new art technique or medium for homeschoolers to try. Visit our ‘Workshops’ page for more information!

Alberta Culture Days at Leighton Arts Centre!

Alberta Culture Days at Leighton Arts Centre: September 29, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Calgary, AB
We will be giving art demonstrations, on September 29 only, in sketching and watercolour at the Leighton Arts Centre as part of the Alberta Culture Days. Come on out for fun times and gorgeous views and art!

New Watercolour Calligraphy by Barboria Bjarne!

Take a look at Barboria Bjarne’s newest watercolour calligraphy!

Barboria Bjarne - Beauty Matters.  Watercolour and Calligraphy.  9" x 12".

Barboria Bjarne – Beauty Matters. Watercolour and Calligraphy. 9″ x 12″.

‘Cartoons in Watercolour’ Workshop!

Sunny Bay Arts is offering a new workshop in October!

Learn how to paint cartoons in watercolour! This workshop will explore various watercolour techniques which will help you to be able to paint your favorite cartoons. Supplies are included in this workshop.

Date: Saturday, October 5, 2013

Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Cost: $50
You can pay for this workshop through Paypal on our ‘Workshops’ page or bring the payment to the workshop.

Group workshops are for students ages 16 and up.

Help support flood relief efforts in Calgary! Purchase stock photos on our website!

Between June 24 and July 27, 50% of sales from stock photos bought on our website at www.sunnybayarts.ca will be given to the Red Cross to aid with flood relief efforts in Calgary! Please help & support Calgary! Thank you everyone!

Update

It has been a while since we have posted on our blog. We have many updates:

– Our June and July workshops are up on our website!
– Our Sunny Bay Arts newsletter will be e-mailed on a monthly basis starting in May 2013.
– We will have a new mailing address later this summer.

Check our website regularly for updates to workshops and other information!

New Services on our Website!

A few new things to take note of on our website! We have added Art@Home Tips, a special section of our website which include regular posts on how and what to look for when decorating your house with artwork. Our first post is coming soon!

We also have added Art Services on our website, which includes a drop-down menu of all of our art services – Art Rental, Art Commissions, Wedding & Birthday Gifts, Art Business Consultant, and Greeting Cards. That is a lot of new services that we offer so be sure to take a look at each!

And, gift certificates are available to purchase directly on our website! You can purchase a gift certificate and it can be e-mailed directly to the recipient.

If you have any questions or would like more information about our new services, please feel free to contact us by phone or e-mail.