The Ottawa Gatineau Printmakers’ Connective is currently holding an exhibition at The Nepean Creative Arts Centre (at 32 Stafford Road in Bells Corners) until September 6th,entitled “Postcards from My Travels”. The exhibition features original fine art prints by some of the Connective’s 30-plus members: Louise Butler, Susan Cartwright, Marven Donati, Carol Howard Donati, Deidre Hierlihy, Tina Petrovicz, Rod Restivo and Roger Sutcliffe. The framed images are inspired by the artists’ travels, near and far, and feature various printmaking techniques are showcased by the 19 participating artists, including linocuts and etchings.
Admission and parking are free.
The OGPC was established to foster and promote knowledge about, and the appreciation of, hand-pulled prints and printmaking. The group hosts demonstrations, workshops, a blog and group exhibitions in a variety of locations in Ottawa. For more information, please check www.ottawagatineauprintmakers.wordpress.com. Its members range from experrienced, professional artists and art instructors to students of printmaking. Membership enquiries are welcome firstname.lastname@example.org. “