Shanice Skinner

Shanice, a soprano born in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with an Honours Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance in 2017.

 

Shanice was Nova Scotia’s alto selection for the 2014 National Youth Choir, and soprano for the 2016 National Youth Choir tour in Alberta. She won the Talent Trust Portia White award in 2016, and received a scholarship in 2018 to continue her voice studies.

Lee Yuen-Rapati

Lee received the Talent Trust 2011 Canada Games Award in 2017, the year he began the MA Typeface Design program at the University of Reading in the UK, which is considered by many in the design industry as the best in the world. 

 

He completed his Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Design at NSCAD University, where he taught as a guest lecturer for two years prior to beginning his MA.

Charley Young

Born in Alberta, Charley moved to Nova Scotia to pursue her BFA at NSCAD University. She received the Charlotte Wilson-Hammond/Visual Arts Nova Scotia Award and the Lieutenant Governor Award. 

 

Charley is a practing artist who teaches drawing and printmaking at NSCAD University and Mount Allison University in New Brunswick.

 

 

Ian Parsons

Ian received Talent Trust scholarships to pursue studies in dance. He trained at the Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts in Halifax, then attended Canada’s National Ballet School.

 

Ian began teaching ballet after touring with CATS in 2013, and relocated from London, UK back to Canada three years later. 

Devin Huang

Devin began playing piano in 2013 at the age of seven, and has won both awards and competitions since then.

 

He was the 2017 recipient of the first ever Gordon Murray rising Star Award, and one of the winners of the 2017/18 Chebucto Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition, an honour which gave him the opportunity to perform with the Orchestra in the spring of 2018.

Luciana Fernandes

Luciana received the 2011 Canada Games Young Artist of Excellence Award in 2016. She completed her undergrad at Dalhousie University, then relocated to British Columbia to pursue her MFA in directing at UBC.

 

Luciana returned to Halifax in 2018 to participate in Neptune Theatre’s Chrysalis Project, which provides practical experience and mentorship to emerging theatre artists.

Fabulous Baskets of Art 2018

Congratulations Barbara Cochrane (photo), Christopher Henkelman, and Joanne Beauchamps!Barbara Cochrane

Barbara, Christopher, and Joanne won each one of the Baskets of Art at the Special Awards Ceremony on December 11, 2018.

All proceeds went towards the NSTT Scholarship program

We thank Susan Hanrahan and Julie Rosvall of Craft Nova Scotia Designer Craft Show for their support and everyone that came out to support the Scholarship program.

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Thank you to all our friends from the arts community for their generous contributions. 

Aeolian Singers, CD Where I Live aeoliansingers.ca

E. Alex Pierce, book: Vox Humana ealexpierce.com

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: 2 family day passes, Maud bag and coasters artgalleryofnovascotia.ca

Blue Engine String Quartet, CDs If It Be Your Will, I am in Need of Music blueenginestringquartet.com

Cecilia Concerts: 8 tickets two each to the following concerts with Lala and Mimisu Lee, Rolston String Quartet, Vancouver Chamber Choir, Timothy and Nicki Chooi stcecilia.ca

Charlotte Wilson-Hammond RCA: small original painting charlottewilsonhammond.net

Dawn MacNutt RCA: small sculpture dawnmacnutt.com

Debut Atlantic: ticket for 2 valid for the 2019 concert season debutatlantic.ca

Debra Kuzyk: small pottery ornaments kuzykmackie.com

FIN Atlantic International Film Festival: 2 complimentary festival passes for 2019 finfestival.ca

Jacqueline Steudler SCA: small original art work jacquelinesteudler.com 

Jane Archibald: signed DVD Ariadne auf Naxos janearchibald.com

Jennifer King: CDs O Mistress Moon jenniferkingpiano.com

Kay Stanfield: small original art work secordgallery.com

Kings Theatre, Annapolis Royal: 2 complementary tickets to a show of your choice between Dec 2018 - March 2019 kingstheatre.ca

Kurt Streit: 2 signed CDs, The Philosopher's Stone, Julietta Kurt Streit

Margot Aldrich, Christmas CD by Blue Engine String Quartet Margot Aldrich

Musique Royale: gift certificate for 2 for a concert by Talent Trust scholarship recipient Andrew Son in January  2019, at Cecilia's Retreat in Mahone Bay. musicroyale.com

Nancy Stevens:  small original art work enancystevens.ca

Neptune Theatre: voucher for 2 tickets to Noises Off from Feb 26 - March 17, 2019 neptunetheatre.com

Peggy Walt CD Halifax Camerata Singers: Solace halifaxcamerata.org

Peggy Walt CD Rhapsody Quintet: Passion rhapsodyquintet.com and CD Upstream, Open Waters

Rose Vaughan: CDs Sweet Tarragon, Winter Rose, Gardener of the Moon, Fire in the Snow rosevaughantrio.com

Symphony Nova Scotia: 2 tickets to Handel's Water Music in February 2019  symphonynovascotia.ca

Tangled Garden Gift Shop, Wolfville:  tangledgardenherbs.ca

Visual Arts Nova Scotia: 2 year subscription to Visual Arts News visualartsnews.ca

Wayne Boucher: original small painting wayneboucher.ca

Writers' Federation: gift membership for one year writers.ns.ca

Will Fisher (2008 NSTT Chico Berardi Award): 3 CDs Portage willfisher.ca

Thank you to all our friends in the arts community for their generous contributions to the Fabulous Basket of Art.

Thank you for purchasing a raffle ticket.


Fabulous Basket of Art 2017

Congratulations Chuck Boudreau, Chuck Boudreau with Erin SparksGeri Barrington, and Tim Lambert!

Chuck, Geri, and Tim won each one of the Baskets of Art at the Special Awards Ceremony on December 12, 2017.

All proceeds went towards the NSTT Scholarship program. 

We thank Susan Hanrahan and Julie Rosvall of Craft Nova Scotia Designer Craft Show for their support and everyone that came out to support the Scholarship program.

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Thank you to all our friends from the arts community for their generous contributions.

Alan Syliboy, art prints alansyliboy.ca

Alex E. Pierce, book: Vox Humana ealexpierce.com

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: Complimentary Family Membership for 2018  artgalleryofnovascotia.ca

Blue Engine String Quartet, 3 CDs blueenginestringquartet.com

Cecilia Concerts: 2 tickets to O Mistress Moon on January 21, 2018 with Jennifer King stcecilia.ca

Charlotte Wilson-Hammond RCA: small original painting charlottewilsonhammond.net

Dawn MacNutt RCA: small sculpture dawnmacnutt.com

Debut Atlantic: ticket for 2 valid for the 2018 concert season debutatlantic.ca

Easternfront Theatre: ticket for 2 to 2018 season easternfronttheatre.com

FIN Atlantic International Film Festival: 2 complimentary tickets for 2018 finfestival.ca

Jacqueline Steudler SCA: small original art work jacquelinesteudler.com 

Jenni Blackmore: book jenniblackmore

Jeff Reilly: CD To Dream of Silence jeffreilly.ca

Kay Stanfield: small original art work secordgallery.com

Live Art Dance: 2 complimentary tickets liveartdance.ca

Memory Lane Heritage Village, Lake Charlotte: Family Pass for Heritage Village Tour  heritagevillage.ca 

Rose Vaughan: CD rosevaughantrio.com

Sheree Fitch: book / reading / trip to new book store in River John shereefitch.com

Symphony Nova Scotia: 2 tickets to Rhapsody in Blue and West Side Story on April 21, 2018  symphonynovascotia.ca

Tangled Garden Gift Shop: Wolfville: Dazzling Damson Plum Liqueur tangledgardenherbs.ca

Wayne Boucher: original small painting wayneboucher.ca

Will Fisher (2008 NSTT Chico Berardi Award): CD Portage willfisher.ca

Thank you to all our friends in the arts community for their generous contributions to the Fabulous Basket of Art.

Thank you for purchasing a raffle ticket.


 

Fabulous Basket of Art 2016Anne MacKinnon

Congratulations Anne MacKinnon!

Anne won the Basket of Art at the Special Awards Ceremony on December 13, 2016.

Anne appreciates the arts and looks forward to enjoy many great art adventures in 2017.

All proceeds went towards the NSTT Scholarship Fund.

Thank you to all for supporting the future of talented Nova Scotian artist today. 

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Thank you to all our friends from the arts community for their generous contributions.

Alex E. Pierce, book: Vox Humana ealexpierce.com

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: Complimentary Family Membership for 2016  artgalleryofnovascotia.ca

Blue Engine String Quartet, 2 CDs: If it be Your Will  blueenginestringquartet.com

Breagh Mackinnon (2013 NSTT Chico Berardi Award) CD: where the days went   breaghmackinnon.com

Candice Prior, jewelry candice-j-prior

Cecilia Concerts: 2 tickets for The Music by Peter Allen on Feb 12, 2017 stcecilia.ca

Charlotte Wilson-Hammond, original watercolour painting charlottewilsonhammond.net

Dawn MacNutt: original art work dawnmacnutt.com

Debut Atlantic: ticket for two valid for the 2017 concert season debutatlantic.ca

Easternfront Theatre: ticket to 2017 season easternfronttheatre.com

Gypsophilia, 2 CDs: Constellation and Night Swimming gypsophilia.org

Hillsdale House Inn, Annapolis Royal: 1 night for 2 hillsdalehouseinn.ca

Jacqueline Steudler, original art work jacquelinesteudler.com 

Jenni Blackmore, 2 books: The Moon Egg and One jenniblackmore

Kings Theatre, Annapolis Royal: 2 tickets for 2017 season kingstheatre.ca

Live Art Dance, 2 tickets to BJM Danse performance, Feb 2017, liveartdance.ca

Memory Lane Heritage Village, Lake Charlotte: Family Pass for Heritage Village Tour  heritagevillage.ca 

Musique Royale: 2 tickets to 2017 season musiqueroyale.com

Neptune Theatre: voucher for 2 tickets to Once from April 5 - May 28, 2017 neptunetheatre.com

Peggy Walt CDs Halifax Camerata Singers : A Time For All Things and Solace halifaxcamerata.org

Peggy Walt: CD Aeolian Singers: Where I Live aeoliansingers.ca 

Symphony Nova Scotia: 2 tickets to Grieg concert, Feb 9, 2017 symphonynovascotia.ca

Tangled Garden Gift Shop, Wolfville: Dazzling Damson Plum Liqueur tangledgardenherbs.ca

Wayne Boucher, original small painting wayneboucher.ca

Will Fisher (2008 NSTT Chico Berardi Award) CD Portage willfisher.ca

Thank you to all our friends in the arts community for their generous contributions to the Fabulous Basket of Art. Together we are able to help tomorrow's artists today. 

Thank you for purchasing a raffle ticket. Value of Basket of Art is at $1,900.

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Fabulous Basket of Art 2015Gail Morris wins the NSTT Basket of Art 2015

Take a chance to win unique art and dinning experiences. Priceless! 

All proceeds went towards the NSTT Scholarship Fund.

The draw was held on December 14, 2015 at 4 p.m. at Spring Garden Road, Halifax, NS

Congratulations to Gail Morris, Halifax.

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Thank you to all our friends from the arts community for their generous contributions.

Aeolian Singers 2 CDs: Here I Live and A Woman's Voice aeoliansingers.ca 

Alex E. Pierce, book: Vox Humana ealexpierce.com

Atlantic Film Festival: 2 “Festival Experience” passes for 2016 atlanticfilm.com

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: Complimentary Family Membership for 2016  artgalleryofnovascotia.ca

Blue Engine String Quartet, 2 CDs: Christmas and If it be Your Will  blueenginestringquartet.com

Candice Prior, jewelry candice-j-prior

Cecilia Concerts: 2 tickets for each of the 7 Cecilia Concert Series concerts in 2016 stcecilia.ca

Charlotte Wilson-Hammond, limited edition of Giclée monoprint charlottewilsonhammond.net

Debut Atlantic: ticket for two valid for the 2016/17 concert season debutatlantic.ca

Gypsophilia, 2 CDs: Constellation and Night Swimming gypsophilia.org

Halifax Dance: 10% off on Adult Recreational Program  and Free PD-Day Camp hfxdance.ca

Ironworks, Lunenburg: Gift Certificate ironworksdistillery.com

Jacqueline Steudler, original art work jacquelinesteudler.com 

Jenni Blackmore, 2 books: The Moon Egg and One jenniblackmore

Life Art Dance Productions: 2 tickets to any Life Art Dance show in their 2015/16 season liveartdance.ca

Memory Lane Heritage Village, Lake Charlotte: Family Pass for Heritage Village Tour & Chow Special plus 1940's Webber Family Paper Dolls heritagevillage.ca 

Musique Royale: 2 tickets to Lunenburg concert on February 25, 2016 musiqueroyale.com

Neptune Theatre: pair of tickets to any show of 2 Pianos 4 Hands neptunetheatre.com

Rhapsody Quintet CD: Passion rhapsodyquintet.com

Rime Restaurant & Wine Bar, Lunenburg: dinner for two rimerestaurant.ca

Symphony Nova Scotia: 2 tickets to Symphonic Schubert, January 14, 2016 symphonynovascotia.ca

Tangled Garden Gift Shop, Wolfville: Dazzling Damson Plum Liqueur tangledgardenherbs.ca

Two Planks and a Passion Theatre, Canning: 2 preview tickets to the summer season 2016 twoplanks.ca

Thank you to all our friends in the arts community for their generous contributions to the Fabulous Basket of Art. Together we are able to help tomorrow's artists today. 

Thank you for purchasing a raffle ticket. Value of Basket of Art is at $2,600.

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