Jordan hosting "Art in the Village" July 28

Artist's work hangs in CSI actor Ted Danson's fictional office

Tom Wilkinson Editor When St. Catharines artist Jody Edwards watches CSI, she still gets a thrill seeing some of her artwork on the walls of Ted Danson's office (who plays D.B. Russell). Edwards found out last year that some of her art work, including a feather study, a skeleton key and a mushroom were being purchased for the walls of Danson's fictional office. She wasn't sure if the art would be on camera, but she sees it almost every episode. On Saturday, July 28, she'll be one of the artists featured in the Art in the Village show in Jordan. That takes place between 10 am. and 6 p.m. "I've wanted to be an artist since I was five years old," she told West Niagara News this week. Edwards is a 2003 graduate of Sheridan College's prestigious illustration program. In the last couple of years, her art has gotten more international attention. She has also taken part in a celebrity gifting venture with other artists. The juried work is presented to a celebrity in the hope that it will help the artist gain recognition. Jordin Sparks, the youngest American Idol winner, received some of Jody's artwork, and Jody received a photo of her with it. Mila Kunis also received a gift bag with some of Jody's art in it. The artist is looking forward to the opportunity to showcase her work in Jordan because her husband, Mike van Beurden, is from Jordan. Jody and other artists will have their work featured on the grounds of the Jordan Historical Museum. Jody will have feather studies there as well as real feathers, to see if people can identify the birds they came from. For more information about Jody's art, visit her website at jodyvanb. etsy.com She will also have work on display at Pelhamfest from July 19 through 22. Jody Edwards, along with other artists, will have her work featured at Art in the Village in Jordan on July 28, from 10 to 6.

AGEM OF APERFORMANCE

Congratulations

Good Luck to all to local

Parker

sporting

Hannifingroups raising

and

$9,439.70

individuals

for Big

asBrothers 2012 begins

Big Sisters

another

- Grimsby,

competitive

Lincoln andseason! West Lincoln.

CLEAN-ALL TOTAL HOME AND COMMERCIAL CLEANING

Rick Lishman

Ph. 905.684.2329 rjl@ontariocleanall.com JEWELLERS LTD. 37 Main Street *W.Grimsby 905.945.4411 157 Queen Street *Dunnville JEWELLERS LTD. 37 Main St. W., Grimsby 905.774.4040 905-945-4411 157 Queen St., Dunnville 905-774-4040 Quality service, engraving and repairs is part of the performance at Harmony House Jewellers. Home of: The Deck Doctor The Interlock Doc Mould Medic Carpet Clinic JEWELLERS JEWELLERS LTD. 37 Main NSN $20 37 Main Street SCSN W. Grimsby $20 905.945.4411 RSN $15 157 Queen Street 1" Dunnville x1.5" 905.774.4040 A brick to my neighbour for allowing yourfourdogs to bark all nightlong. It's very annoying and keeps me and my husband up all night. I haven't had a good night's sleepin weeks thanks to your dogs. Iwould like to see you take some action to keep them quiet. Maybe train them properly? Also, it would be nice if you could clean up yourfront lawn after your dog does it's business. It's agross mess to see every day. Abouquet to my dad for picking me and my sister up from the airportlastweek. We really appreciate it, especially since we know how tired you were. You would do anything for us and are always there for us. Thanks so much dad, you are the best. Bricks to the person who scrapped my car inthe parking lot in town on the weekend and didn't even leave anote.This is just my luck. Thelast thing Ineeded after averybad day. Ihad faith in people, that people did the right thing sometimes, but lately it doesn't seem like it. You could have at least left a note saying sorry. Now, it's going to cost metofix the scratch on my already very Friday, July 20, 2012 * West Niagara News 3

Judy Sweeting

NSN $40 SCSN $40 RSN $30 Sales Representative www.sweetmove.ca 1" x3" www.sweetmove.ca Garden City Realty Inc., REALTOR 905-945-0660 905-563-8527 Friday, July 20, 2012 * West Niagara News 3 costly vehicle. Karma always come around though,right? A bouquet to my parents for helping mewith adown payment for my very first home.Icouldn't be more excited about taking this nextstepinmylife,and it wouldn't be possible without your help. For everything you do, thank you from the bottom of my heart. mer. NSN $20 SCSN $20 RSN $15 1" x1.5" Abouquet to my friend for offering to babysit for me over the summer holidays. Itmeans the world toustohave him with someone who loves him, and the cost savings is ahuge help as well. Iknow he's in good hands and don't have to worry all sum- Abrick to the one driver who was doing 20kilometers under the speed limit, holding upall kinds of traffic through town. There wasn't even any need to be drivingthat slow,and then I witnessed you cutsomeone off. Some people shouldn't have their license. Youare definitely one of them from what I cansee. A bouquet to the very friendly lady that made my day when I was shopping. Everyone should be so friendly. NSN $50 SCSN $60 RSN $40

PYETT'S

SPRING & ALIGNMENT

R.R. #2

ALIGNMENT

size is3col x2"

Caistor Centre

1-800-363-1609

905-957-0800 SPRING 905-957-7033

You need to upgrade your Flash Player


You need to upgrade the version of your Flash Player to version 9 minimum.

Click here

Adobe Flash Player Download Center