Story by Catherine Wilson and Images by Ruth MacLean
Join author Catherine Wilson in a reading from her newest children’s book that offers a lyrical insight into the life of Tom Thomson as told from the perspective of his dog Eulalie. Focusing on the artist’s last days in Algonquin Park, this book provides a wonderful introduction to one of the most fascinating and mysterious Canadian artists. A family tour of Tom Thomson’s sketches and a drop-in art workshop, where illustrator Ruth MacLean will be present, complement this special afternoon.
1 and 3 pm Family tour of Tom Thomson’s sketches
1 to 3 pm Drop-in art workshop based on the book’s illustrations
2 pm Book reading with author Catherine Wilson (registration is recommended for the reading – please see below to register)
2:45 to 3 pm Book signing in the Gallery Shop