The Collingwood Art Crawl

Umissables

Unmissables

Eye popping & ear tantalizing

These are the must-see online events of the 2020 Crawl.

Visit this space during the Crawl for a daily schedule of virtual concerts, behind-the-scenes tours, and demonstrations, all brought to you by a selection of this year’s artists, musicians, and performers. Streaming to you live and direct from the Collingwood Art Crawl Facebook page!

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Art Crawl Unmissable Day 1

Saturday, Sept 19, 2020

Saturday
Sept 19, 2020

4:00 pm

A singer/songwriter who used her circumstances to challenge herself to write new music based on random prompts. Listen in and hear what she created.

Featuring:
Alyssa Tess >

Alyssa Tess

5:00 pm

A dynamic, “expressive realist” sculptor who works with a wide range of traditional and non-traditional materials.

Featuring:
Ann Clifford >

Ann Clifford sculpture

6:00 pm

An in depth look at the inspirational story behind the original song ‘Everything is Fine’.

Featuring:
Ryan MacIntyre >

Ryan MacIntyre

7:00 pm

A look at how to finish an acrylic painting and a few painting techniques.

Featuring:
Jason Alexander >

Jason Alexander painting

8:00 pm

Sohayla Smith & band play some of her lesser known originals coming out on her next album, as well as a few hits off her latest record, I’ll Be the Meteor.

Featuring:
Sohayla Smith Band >

Sohayla Smith Band

9:00 pm

The Mike McCarthy Band performs a collection of original songs performed at their first live, physically distanced, outdoor concert at Duntroon Highlands Golf Club.

The Mike McCarthy Band
Art Crawl Unmissable Day 2

Sunday, Sept 20, 2020

Sunday
Sept 20, 2020

5:00 pm

An emerging artist with a soulful voice performing catchy original folk-rock tunes with guitar and harmonica, along with ‘Carmelo The Drummer’. Check Madison out directly on her Facebook page >

Featuring:
Madison Galloway >

Madison Galloway

6:00 pm

Watermarked is a collaborative initiative of area poets, writers, storytellers, songwriters and spoken word artists.

Watermarked profile image

7:00 pm

A musician and songwriter drawing inspiration from folk, indie and pop styles resulting in warm atmospheric sounds with meaningful lyrics full of feeling.

Featuring:
Jessica Spurrell >

Jessica Spurrell

8:00 pm

A singer songwriter blending varied musical interests into something he calls his own.

Marc Anderson DesRochers

9:00 pm

A northern band with southern roots, hot-blooded and rife with heartache.

Featuring:
The Honeyrunners >

The Honeyrunners
Art Crawl Unmissable Day 3

Monday, Sept 21, 2020

Monday
Sept 21, 2020

5:00 pm

Music inspired by eclectic influences makes this music unique.

Featuring:
Triple John Music >

Triple John Music

6:00 pm

Acrylic pouring…a form of abstract art with a mind of the unknown… See the unexpected show up and let your creative juices flow…

Featuring:
Deborah Powell >

Deborah Powell art

7:00 pm

A trio of college students who recorded in a rental rehearsal room in Toronto. You’ll hear a selection of their own original music compositions.

The Decklan Funston Group

8:00 pm

A stone sculptor carving with a variety of rocks creating public art pieces including gargoyles, and a series of abstracts.

Featuring:
Stone Tree Studio >

Stone Tree Studio sculpture

9:00 pm

A singer/songwriter whose dramatic and honest songs pull from the folk genre with pop influences.

Featuring:
Jessie Gosling >

Jessie Gosling
Art Crawl Unmissable Day 4

Tuesday, Sept 22, 2020

Tuesday
Sept 22, 2020

5:00 pm

A local songwriter and performer sings four original songs with images and energy of Georgian Bay and our town.

Featuring:
Alan Small >

Alan Small

6:00 pm

A retired teacher, game maker and artist who created a series of educational resources and activities to enhance the fun of learning.

Featuring:
Erika Dick >

Erika Dick

7:00 pm

A jazz inspired band, formed in highschool, and influenced by indie, jazz and experimental music genres.

Featuring:
Soup >

Soup

8:00 pm

A recording artist who embraces her roots in an electric folk, indie genre, with a unique style and soothing vocals.

Featuring:
Melissa Dawne >

Melissa Dawne

9:00 pm

A band who strives to capture the personalities and diverse landscape of rural Canada with thoughtful arrangements and graceful melodies.

Featuring:
The Treeline >

The Treeline
Art Crawl Unmissable Day 5

Wednesday, Sept 23, 2020

Wednesday
Sept 23, 2020

5:00 pm

An indie folk rock singer and songwriter, inspired to pursue her craft through relatable songs that are close to her roots.

Featuring:
Miranda Journey >

Miranda Journey

6:00 pm

An artist, informed by a collective imprint of landscapes hovering between impressionism and abstract, takes you on a personal voyage of calm and solitude through her paintings.

Featuring:
Sue A. Miller >

Sue A. Miller painting

7:00 pm

An award-winning indie pop musician, whose music is described as approachable and perceptive.

Featuring:
Megan Anne >

Megan Anne

8:00 pm

A quartet whose banjo-funk, rock-fusion, produces a powerhouse of groovy sounds complimented by comedic lyrics.

Featuring:
Glacial Erratic >

Glacial Erratic

9:00 pm

Jazz quartet Bureh Bk & The Shop perform a set of their originals recorded live from Dreamland Studios in Toronto.

Featuring:
Bureh Bk & The Shop >

Bureh Bk & The Shop
Art Crawl Unmissable Day 6

Thursday, Sept 24, 2020

Thursday
Sept 24, 2020

5:00 pm

A musician who writes and records emotional soundscapes and beautiful melodies, browsing ideas from ambient, jazz, and post rock music.

Featuring:
Tyler d Reed >

Tyler d Reed

6:00 pm

An artist inspired to create minimal rustic rings with soft sophistication and a desire to create pieces symbolizing love.

Featuring:
Erynn Guild >

Erynn Guild jewellery

7:00 pm

A four piece band that blends modern rock with an upbeat surf vibe that gets everyone singing and dancing. 

Featuring:
Hubbards Hustlers >

Hubbards Hustlers

8:00 pm

Playing her original compositions on her Celtic concert lever harp, this songwriter incorporates her arrangements of her favourite pieces by Irish harpist O’Carolan as a medley.

Featuring:
Sohayla Smith >

Sohayla Smith

9:00 pm

This special, physically distanced set recorded exclusively for The Collingwood Art Crawl features songs from their first record “How to Polish Your Longhorns” and new material yet to be released.

Featuring:
Jay Kipps Band >

Jay Kipps Band
Art Crawl Unmissable Day 7

Friday, Sept 25, 2020

Friday
Sept 25, 2020

5:00 pm

Performing a selection of songs on the banjo, this folk-style singer songwriter enjoys writing expressive songs that draw audiences into her performance.

Featuring:
Brianna McGowan >

Brianna McGowan

6:00 pm

Learn how to create living art in this tutorial with Gillian from Tea Garden Art.

Featuring:
Gillian Tate >

Gillian Tate artwork

7:00 pm

This 4 piece group of seasoned musicians performs original songs inspired by their individual musical tastes from a variety of genres.

Featuring:
Whisky River >

Whisky River

8:00 pm

A father & son jazz duo performing original compositions, American standards, and pop songs with a classic jazz sound and our own original flair.

The Matthew & Richard Jazz Duo

9:00 pm

Jamie Clarke and Brandon Munday team up with sculptor Nathan Sowrey and his Woven Woods.  Witness Nathan as he creates to the music in his own back yard.

Featuring:
Myrle >

Myrle
Art Crawl Unmissable Day 8

Saturday, Sept 26, 2020

Saturday
Sept 26, 2020

4:00 pm

A performing songwriter well-known for her heartfelt originals including her first single, ‘I Am the Ocean’.

Featuring:
Sydney Riley >

Sydney Riley

5:00 pm

A mixed media artist inspired by nostalgia, stories and by architecture and urban landscapes with a love of everything creative and colourful.

Featuring:
Shandelle McCurdie >

Shandelle McCurdie artwork

6:00 pm

Simple things matter to this musical artist who isn’t afraid to “make a splash” with influences in roots, world and acoustic soul melting into a storybook of song.

Featuring:
Drew McIvor >

Drew McIvor

7:00 pm

A passionate, committed group creating unique athletic artistic pieces, telling stories gracefully in the air, on the ground or through fire.

Featuring:
The Circus Company >

The Circus Company

8:00 pm

A blues rock band comprised of music professionals from songwriters to production techs, who draw their inspiration from a weekend jam when they needed music the most.

Swampy & the Note Troll

9:00 pm

An alternative rock band channelling a mixture of psych-rock, alt-rock and elements of electro-pop and jangle pop into their own unique sound and contagious melodies.

Featuring:
Mountain Head >

Mountain Head

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