DTES Small Arts Grants 10th Anniversary Website

Jim Dewar


Received grants in 2011 and 2014

I am a cartoonist who has been producing cartoons for the Carnegie newsletter for 10 years and am planning on publishing a book of my work. I also play guitar for Skytrain. I am 62 now and am working on my next cartoon concerning the pandemetic which is going on now.

How has receiving a DTES Small Arts Grant supported your development as an artist?

It gave me exposure to a wider audience.

How has DTES Small Arts Grants helped DTES artists?

It has brought it to the attention of the greater area all the artists that live in this area.

How has DTES Small Arts Grants impacted the community?

It has improved the reputation of the community.

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