Island Arts Celebrating over a quarter of a century of arts activites in Grand Isle County, Vermont.

Island Arts fosters and promotes artistic creativity in the communities of the Lake Champlain Islands through our celebration of the arts, appreciation of our environment, and education.


Upcoming Courses

Date: Apr 18 - Dec 01, 2014

Tai Chi / Qigong

Every Monday 4:30pm, Wednesday 5:30pm,  and Saturday at 8am through the year. Instructor: Rob Rous...
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Date: Jul 07 - Jul 11, 2014

Looking at Nature with Watercolors and Collage - an exploration of positive and negative shapes.

COURSE NAME:  Looking at Nature with Watercolors and Collage - an exploration of positive and negative shapes. COURSE D...
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Date: Jul 11 - Jul 13, 2014

Natural Science Illustration: the unexpected dimensions of an object

COURSE NAME: Natural Science Illustration: the unexpected dimensions of an object COURSE DATES: Friday, July 11;...
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Date: Jul 12 - Jul 12, 2014

Finding Your Place: Writing About Surroundings

COURSE NAME:  Finding Your Place: Writing About Surroundings Course Dates and Time: July 12 – 10:00...
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Date: Jul 15 - Jul 17, 2014

Framing Your Own Art, Kid’s Art or Your Collections

COURSE NAME:  Framing Your Own Art, Kid’s Art or Your Collections COURSE DATES AND TIMES:...
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Current Events

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Homer Knight Barn to become Island Arts Home

Thanks to the great generosity of Anne M. August, Island Arts will have a 30 year old dream come true: a home.  Mrs. August’s “Homer Knight barn” will be gifted to Island Arts on Tuesday, July 1st at 11 a.m.  – 1127 Route 2, North Hero, VT 05474

A ribbon cutting ceremony will celebrate the landmark gift. Please join us at this important occasion to express appreciation, to our benefactor Anne M. August, for her most generous and significant gift which will benefit everyone in Grand Isle County for generations to come. 

Future uses of the barn include Island Arts Academy and its programs: visual and performing arts, classes for children and adults, an office and meeting room.

Island Arts 2014
EVENTS

Island Arts Concert series at Grand Isle Lake House
(Grounds open at 5:30pm for picnicking, concert starts at 6:30
July 20, Sun. – Vermont Jazz Ensemble
July 27, Sun. – Rick and The Ramblers

Fri-Sat, Aug. 8-9, Craft Show
Community Hall North Hero, 10 am - 4 pm

Saturday, Aug 16, Yang Bao, pianist,
with IaMo Yang, Violinist
8:00pm
North Hero Community Hall

Aug. 20, 2014, Wed., Citizens Concert Band
Grand Isle Lake House, Grand Isle
(Rain site: TBA)
5:30 p.m. Grounds open for picnics
6:30 p.m. concert
$10 in advance /$15 at door

Summer 2014 - A Spontaneous Evening Under the Starts - TBA


Prints, Lyna Lou Nordstrom
Pastel and Photographs, Paula Bradley
Sculpture and Painting, Martin Bock, Lic. Ac.

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A Visit to Bhutan - video

As seen on WCAX "Across the Fence"

Published on Jul 4, 2014

Join Lyn Jarvis on a tour of the Kingdom of Bhutan to document the Island Arts sponsored art exchange between school children from Grand Isle County in Vermont, with the children of Bhutan.