1080 Keewatin St,
Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 6T7


This Painting is a Mirror (Print)

by Christi Belcourt


TICKETS $5 each.

Available to purchase in-person at the Gallery or online

Participants must be residing in the province of Ontario to be eligible to participate

Purchase your ticket for a chance to win a Christi Belcourt: This Painting is a Mirror (Print, Framed), valued at $1,000.

Artist Christi Belcourt donated this beautiful print for us to raffle in support of the Thunder Bay Art Gallery. There are 1,000 tickets available and they are $5 each.

After purchasing your online ticket, you will receive an email confirmation within 1-2 business days letting you know that your purchase has made it’s way into the raffle drum.

The draw will take place on Monday, August 8th, 2022, at noon at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery, 1080 Keewatin Street, Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 6T7.

Thank you, Christi, for your continuous generosity and support!

Lottery License # RAF1235102


About the print:

“In the 1800’s, the Métis began creating large quantities of beaded items to support their families and, because of this, we became known as “the flower beadwork people.” Flower beadwork is one of the artistic legacies left to us by our ancestors. What began in 1993 as a simple attempt to transfer beadwork aesthetics onto canvas with paint has become the artistic journey I’ve been on since. This journey has led me into the depths of understanding my own culture, our worldview, and our spirituality as it relates to the natural world. This painting is called This Painting is a Mirror because it reflects back to the viewer all the beauty that is already within them. We are not separate from anything, we are born connected to the earth, with the capacity to love, to be kind, to be generous, to be gentle. As Odawa Elder Wilfred Peltier taught, “Everything we need to know is already inside of us.” – Christi Belcourt




SIZE: print (24×18’’) is framed and sized at 34¾x24½’’


– Participants must be 18 years of age or older to purchase a lottery ticket and claim a prize;
– Participants must be residing in the province of Ontario to be eligible to participate;
– Tickets cost $5 each;
– Only 1,000 tickets available for purchase;
– Tickets may be purchased online through the Thunder Bay Gallery’s Online Store, or in-person at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery;
– Ticket sales will commence at 12:00 am on Thursday, May 5th, 2022, and cease at 11:30 am on Monday, August 8th, 2022;
– The draw will take play on Monday, August 8th, 2022 at 12:00 pm (noon);
– The draw will be held at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery at 1080 Keewatin St. Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6T7;
– Participants are not required to be present at the draw to be eligible to win the prize;
– Draw winners will be notified by telephone;
– The draw winners will be advertised on the Thunder Bay Art Gallery Facebook page, e-link newsletter, and the Thunder Bay Art Gallery website at www.theag.ca.
– Any prizes which are not claimed within one year after the draw date (as per AGCO Lottery Licence Policy Manual) shall be donated to a beneficiary approved by the licensing authority.
– No ticket number(s) will be provided via email, if a purchaser wishes to obtain their ticket number(s) they must call the Thunder Bay Art Gallery at (807) 577-6427 and request their ticket to be mailed.
– If someone’s billing address is not an Ontario address, they will be called personally for confirmation that they reside in Ontario. If they do not reside in Ontario their purchase will be refunded and they will not be assigned ticket number(s).
– If the winner resides outside of the District of Thunder Bay they will receive the prize by mail. If they reside in the District of Thunder Bay, the winner is expected to pick up the prize at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery at their earliest convenience.


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You will receive email notification with your tracking number or notification when your order is ready for pick-up.

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