West Art on Display at Spectacle Lake

ART DISPLAYS Ms. Perry has put up three frames of HWHS art work in the lobby of the HRSB building at Spectacle Lake and sent enough work to fill three more. Our student work will be on display there until the end of the school year. HWHS has been invited to and has committed to […]

P.A.I.N.T.S. Coming to the West

PAINTS N.S. COMING SOON Ms. Perry has been informed that both of her applications for bringing artists into the school have been successful. On Thursday November 5th and November 12th, textile artist and NSCAD U professor, Joanna Close, will come in to do a half-day workshop each day with the grade 12 visual art class. […]


AGNS TRIP Thursday, October 22nd saw the Visual Arts 12 class traveling to the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia to see the works of Nickel and Leonard, John Devlin and the Sobeys Art Awards exhibit. The tours and variety of contemporary work was awesome. AGNS offers free admission to anyone wanting to take in some […]

NSCC Visits

NSCC Mike Duggan, recruitment for the Nova Scotia Community College, will be coming with Arts faculty, Matt Corkum, to HWHS to talk about the visual arts opportunities offered through NSCC. They will be speaking during lunch, starting at 12:30, on November 4th in Room B327 (Ms. Perry’s art room). All are welcome! Please like & […]

NSCAD Tours and Reach out Program

NSCAD U. Ruby Boutilier, recruitment officer for the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, came to visit with HWHS Visual Arts 12 students on Thursday, October 1st.  She wants any students interested in NSCAD U. to get in touch with her with any portfolio or admissions questions. She left information (catalogues and cards) […]