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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.
STC Downtown | Collaborative Community Mural
Date and time
Corner of St. Paul and Court Streets, Downtown St. Catharines
St. Catharines, ON
Directions: Meet at the corner of St. Paul and Court Streets, Downtown St. Catharines.
Offered in English.
Presented by the St. Catharines Downtown Association in partnership with Artist Jana Simms-Bergsma.
Join in as you contribute to a collaborative mural as we also beautify this downtown location. Guided by a professional artist – we will take our inspiration from our beautiful garden city!
Spend up to 30 minutes collaborating
Drop-in for all ages
Please note that the activity will be adjacent to the Wine Festival Parade Route (St. Paul Street) on the Saturday only, and will impact your ability to access the activity. If you are out and about to watch the parade, please drop in and add to the mural!
St. Catharines Downtown Association & Artist Jana Simms-Bergsma
The ST. CATHARINES DOWNTOWN ASSOCIATION encourages residents and visitors to "do more in the core". They provide resources for 500 member businesses in the Business Improvement Area (BIA), and work to improve and beautify the St. Catharines city centre and to spread the word about our vibrant and varied downtown.
JANA SIMMS-BERGSMA is a local artist who specializes in scenic painting. She paints scenery for the Shaw Festival and other local theatre companies and has taught workshops for all ages at Rodman Hall Art Centre. She received her BA in studio art from McMaster University and is currently focusing on a series of large paintings based on St. Catharines. In her personal work she enjoys integrating forms of drawing and printmaking. Jana has presented her work at the In the Soil festival and at STRUTT wearable art show.
This event is part of a hub:
Culture Days activities presented on: Friday, September 27 Saturday, September 28 Sunday, September 29 Niagara Artists Centre is a not-for-profit, member-driven collective formed by and dedicated to serving the working artists and communi...