Community Art

Anyone who has walked through the Yorklands is struck by the stunning vistas at all times of the year. Whether it’s the sun dancing on the ponds in summer ; the rich palette of autumn’s gold, rust, purple and crimson; billowy snow and ice-crusted branches in winter; or the bursting of buds in the spring, all are celebrations of nature’s glory. Artists have been inspired by this landscape since the fields, forest, lawns and flowerbeds were first cultivated. 

Throughout the year there are plenty of opprotunities to create art at Yorklands.

Snow Sculpture Challenge

December to March

All winter long we are holding a snow sculpture challenge. Head down to Yorklands on a snowy day and create a frosty friend!

Each month we pick the best sculpture to win a $25 gift certificate. To enter contest send a picture of your creation to [email protected]

Plein Air Series

May to September

In the warmer season we host monthly plein air sessions. Bring your art supplies and join us in capturing the beauty of the Yorlands come rain or come shine.

More info coming.

Haunted Yorklands Art

October

Help us capture the haunted history of the Yorklands. Send your spooky pictures and art to [email protected]

Photography Challenge

All Year Long

The Yorklands is one of the most photogenic places in Ontario!

Send us your best pictures to [email protected] and we share it on social media and here. Each month we are selecting one picture to be a part of our year end photo fundraiser.

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