You are invited to be part of a Square Foot fundraiser being held at the Northern Visual Art Centre later this month. Summer student Pearl Tippett explains participants of all skill levels and mediums can enter. She says everyone who enters will receive a canvas a square foot big and at the end of the period there will be there will be a silent auction and your choices are to either donate the money to Norva or take 50 percent of the profit for yourself. She adds its 25 dollars for adults, 10 dollars for youth and 5 dollars for each additional canvas you want to have and once you have it it’s yours to do whatever you like with it.
The deadline to enter is September 15th. The art works will be part of a silent auction the week of September 24th with select items going to the live auction on October 15th as a fundraiser to support the Norva Centre. You can get more information at the Centre on Green Street, call them at 687-4273, visit their website www.norvacentre.com or find them on Facebook and Instagram.