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Visual Arts students at Gulf Islands Secondary School in partnership with the Salt Spring Arts Council are creating an inaugural exhibit of their artwork at Mahon Hall from January 12th – 18th, 2019. With 65 participants, a GISS Art exhibition of this scope has not been tried before! Art teacher Emily Goodden will lead students through the process of creating, exhibiting, promoting and sitting a group exhibit so they have the opportunity to learn all aspects of art making.

Mentor led workshops will be held on the last day of the exhibit, Fri., Jan. 18th from 12-4pm, GISS students will be offering workshops for students ages 8-14yrs in Zine Making, Silk Screen Printing and Button Making:Drawing & Collage made into wearable pins. Stay tuned for SSAC online registration.

The exhibition finishes with a closing night party at Mahon Hall on January the 18th, featuring live music and a fashion show, all created by GISS students. All welcome.