Twice a month, for the next few months, we are going to feature a great project or initiative that is working to build community through food or the environment. This is the first of our “Community Spotlight” series.
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Not down with the hustle and bustle that comes along with the holiday season? With the crowded malls and folks just racing to complete their holiday shopping, the season can feel not-so-cheery. Well I have just the solution
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We are pleased to reveal Paul Thompson‘s contribution to our Artist in Urban Orchard program: Apple of My Eye (pictured above). Here is what Paul had to say about the piece
We are excited to introduce our second featured artist in the Artist in Urban Orchard program, Paul Thompson! Here’s a little about Paul
This last painting from Zeesy Powers is entitled Gloves. It is very much in keeping with two other pieces that Zeesy did for our Artist in Urban Orchard program, Poles and Apple. A huge thanks to Zeesy for contributing these
This is the next image in our Artist in the Urban Orchard program. The above painting, “Poles”, was created by Zeesy Powers, while she attended a pick last season. This image is almost a family portrait
This past summer, we launched the Artist in Urban Orchard program, asking members of our volunteer community to create works that show how Toronto fruit inspires them artistically. Two local artists were involved
Want to help your favourite local fruit picking organization win $1,000 and keep an art student warm at the same time? There may be only one way to do these two things at once
How much does local fruit inspire you? Calling all painters, illustrators, photographers, performance artists, and other artist types! Not Far From The Tree is seeking several artists to be highlighted on the website and on social media channels as a retrospective of this picking season. Call it our “Artist in the Urban Orchard” program, if [...]