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The Bayfield Mural Project

The BCA presents the final sketch for the mural to be painted on the arena wall on Jane St. with funds provided by Huron County Economic Development. The BCA along with a volunteer community committee is managing the mural from concept to completion. The Great Blue Heron in the mural represents the graceful and abundant bird life of Bayfield and can be found on the river banks

Bayfield Sails Public Art Project

BCA proposes to install 6 sailboat sculptures, made of iron and powder coated, with "sails" made of lexan that are hand painted by artists and installed on Municipal properties in Bayfield. The Bayfield Sails Project intends to honour the marine history of Bayfield and Lake Huron with the design of the hulls replicating specific boats such as the Helen McLeod and the sailboats manufactured by Bayfield Boat

The BCA is proud to announce an Executive Director !

“I am pleased to announce John Rishworth as BCA’s Executive Director. John is taking the helm at an opportune time, as we emerge from the pandemic and look to the future”, says Leslee Squirrell, BCA President. “John brings more than 3 decades of experience working in marketing, communications, fundraising events and leadership development, most recently as Vice President Business Development at Infinity Communications.” “I’m excited to be

Call for Submissions for Year of Land or Lake 2022

Year of Land or Lake An "off the wall" style fundraiser for the BCA. In 2021 we held our first very successful event. We received donations of over 50 paintings and welcomed close to 350 visitors during this two-day event. We listened to our artist and guest suggestions and have made some exciting changes for 2022. CONCEPT: This is a fundraising event for the Bayfield Centre For The Arts

A Journey of Creativity

The Arts Trail on 21 is a collaborative endeavor promoting the fine arts community along Highway 21 in Ontario’s West Coast. We encourage tourists and residents to visit these cultural destinations that include handmade art in many forms, public art installations, workshops, classes and many events. Enjoy Ontario, and all that it has to offer in the arts, and plan a drive along the Arts Trail on 21! Create your own self-guide and explore galleries, art schools, co-ops,

Year of the Barn Exhibit

Friday AUGUST 20, 2021 TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR THIS FUN, MAIN STREET EVENT More info and buy tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/year-of-the-barn-art-exhibition-and-fundraiser-tickets-154099426533   SOAPSTONE CARVING with  Lloyd Stonehouse Saturday August 28,2021 DON’T MISS YOUR CHANCE TO TAKE THIS FUN WORKSHOP! This is a one of a kind opportunity to take part in a workshop and go home with a significant soapstone carving done by your own hand. Lloyd guarantee’s you will have

President of the BCA shares the story of the creation of the BCA and future vision, in July edition of Lifestyle Magazine

Dual lifelong passions (art and people) are being united to bring to life a community-based centre called the Bayfield Centre for the Arts. When it is full functioning, the centre will enrich the lives of area residents and visitors to this lakeside community. It will host exhibits, workshops and studios amidst the natural beauty of Huron County. The idea started on a front step, sprouted in a Bayfield

The BCA raffle winners have been announced!

We would like to thank everyone who purchased a ticket for a chance to win: 1st prize of the painting by Martina Bruggeman, value $2200.00 2nd Prize was a photograph of your house / cottage professionally framed, value $400.00 3rd was a basket of Main Street Treats, value more than $175.00 The Raffle draw took place on Saturday June 5 at 11 am at the Lions Building. Rachael