Posts made in March, 2017


       It was a day of delight at Linkes Local Arts Gallery, Supply and Learning Centre.  A very generous Stayner resident (anonymous) graciously gifted Frieda Linke Gallery CEO, with The Stayner Branch 457 Legion’s  “bass drum cover “.  The drum cover was from Stayner’s former Legion’s Pipe Band.      Frieda was most humbly honoured by the request to present such a rich and delicate piece of...

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Charlotte Drewery was born in England, moving to Ontario, Canada when she was Five years old.  Charlotte was well-known growing up for her great works of Art as her teachers prompted her to continue within the Art field.  Charlotte’s family are very supportive of her Art endeavours and achievements and love watching her grow as an Artist.  Her designs and characters are well-loved for it’s mystical appeal and quirky...

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  WE WELCOME OUR NEW ILLUSTRATOR   Charlotte Drewery, Artist, Cartoonist, Illustrator, has joined forces with Linkes Art Gallery to implement an Illustrative Department.  This Artists are making a career dreams come true, and following her into fulfillment. This amazing artist, has worked with Children’s Author and Poet Tamara Thompson for books, Happy Birthday Jack and Busy With Bee. Charlotte displays her work at Linkes...

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R.I.P Our Friend Jim Ward

R.I.P Our Friend Jim Ward


Posted on Mar 4, 2017

 It is with great sadness that Linke’s Local Arts announces the passing of Wasaga Beach Artist James Ward. Jim’s exquisite work has graced our gallery for many years and he was a huge part of this gallery family. The scope of Jim’s talent is boundless, from wood & bone carvings to wood burning & scrimshaw etching.  Jim was also a long-time member of the Wasaga Beach Artists Group and taught wood carving on...

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