Monthly Archives: September 2009

Sidney Fine Art Show, Victoria, BC, October 2009

By | September 29th, 2009|Art News|

The 2009 Sidney Fine Art Show will take place at the Mary Winspear Centre in beautiful Sidney by the Sea from Friday October 16th – Sunday October 18th. Hours for the Show are: Friday, October 16th 9 am – 9 pm Saturday, October 17th 9 am – 9 pm Sunday, October 18th 9 am – [...]

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The Avenue Gallery – Mark Heine Solo Show “Elements of Nature”

By | September 28th, 2009|Art News|

A solo showing of 28 new paintings by Mark Heine Opening October 4th, 2009 - October 16th, 2009 The Avenue Gallery 12pm-5pm, Mark will be in attendance and will make a verbal presentation at 1pm 2184 Oak Bay Avenue, Victoria BC, V8R 1G3 Tel (250) 598-2184 http://www.theavenuegallery.com Show previews October 3rd 2009 10AM-5:30PM For more information... [...]

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Ardmore Scotch Whisky Tasting notes, Victoria, BC

By | September 25th, 2009|Art of Consumption, Whisky Tasting Notes|

I've found a whole host of whisky tasting notes over the past few months, and will try to post. Here's my Ardmore tasting notes from September 19, 2009 (VSMC) 1) Ardmore 46% NAS OB Quarter Cask (traditional cask finished in quarter casks) Appearance: Dark Gold Nose: Malty, green, sweet, smoke, spice, cloves Taste: smokey, pepper, spices, [...]

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Celebrating 35 years – VCA Alumni, Victoria, BC

By | September 9th, 2009|Art News|

VCA Alumni Celebrating 35 years of art, Victoria College of Art and Design. Opening Friday- September 11, 7-8pm Open daily 11-5 to September 26, 2009 Location: University Canada West 950 Kings Road, Victoria, BC For more information: http://victoria.vcad.ca/

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ART INCOGNITO, Victoria, BC

By | September 9th, 2009|Art News|

ART INCOGNITO {Information courtesy of artist Kristine Paton} It's time again for the Vancouver Island School of Art (VISA's) annual fundraising event where students, alumni and invited artists donate works for silent auction: the catch - no names are displayed prior to bidding so you could be purchasing a Paton or a ??? starting as [...]

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Whisky Dinner – Companions of the Quaich

By | September 1st, 2009|Whisky Tasting Notes|

Website information: http://www.thequaich.com 1) Glengoyne 10yo - butter, floral, sweet, toffee smooth mouth feel 2) The Black Grouse oxo cube, beef jerky, smoeky, sweet, fruity, mint 3) The Ileach Cask Strength (Bowmore) peaty, smokey, orange, chocolate, spice, cinnamon, medicinal, oily, perfume, lavender (fwp), old lady cabinet.

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