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Learn about dyeing with indigo in this fascinating hands-on workshop in Parrsboro!

“During my childhood in the Robson Valley in BC, I was surrounded by people who made things in their daily lives. I accredit my creative style as an artist to growing up in a community that fished, hunted, gardened, sewed, and made music.” Josephine Clarke is your instructor for this unique course opportunity in beautiful Parrsboro, …

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Learn how to dye with one of the oldest plant-based dyes in the world: Indigo 💙

The Art and Science of Plant-Based Indigo Dyeing- Workshop Happening November 6th and 7th (NEW DATES) at the Fundy Geological Museum in Parrsboro, N.S.   For centuries, artists and art patrons have sought after the colour blue with a passion approaching obsession. The process of indigo dyeing is both beautiful and scientific, which you will …

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FEEL-GOOD SATURDAY, including Art Therapy with Evie Dunville, Parrsboro, October 9, 10 am -1:30 pm

📢 FEEL-GOOD SATURDAY: An event series for wellness and creativity! It looks like it will be a nice crisp autumn Saturday. What better way to spend it than investing in yourself. Register for this event series and spend a few hours on your well-being! Feel Good Saturday October 9, 2021, 10 am -1:30 pm During …

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POP-UP ART FAIR at the Parrsboro Bandstand Oct 2nd!

Saturday October 2, 2021 11 am – 4 pm Parrsboro Bandstand on 4030 Eastern Ave. We are hosting another Pop-up Art Fair as part of Parrsboro 10 Days in October. There will be demonstrations and the chance to purchase unique pieces of art! Vendors: – Local photographer Lawrence Nicoll – Toodlez Doodlez colouring books – …

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Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival: Awards Gala

This year’s Awards Gala will be taking place Saturday September 18, 2021 from 8:00-11:00pm. We have the best art across Canada concentrated here in Atlantic Canada. Each year, our exciting Gala celebrates our PIPAF artists, awarding them with a variety of cash and product prizes. Don’t miss your opportunity to purchase paintings before they are …

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Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival, Atlantic Edition 2021

Explore the Parrsboro Shore with 20 of our juried, Atlantic Plein Air Painters! Thursday, September 16, 2021 5:00 PM to Sunday, September 19, 2021 5:00 PM, Parrsboro, NS Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival (PIPAF) is coming up in the middle of this month, and all of us at Parrsboro Creative are getting excited! If you …

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Hang-a-Heart with Karen LeBlanc

Meet our Artist-in-Residence and Facilitator: Karen LeBlanc Karen LeBlanc is finishing her residency at Parrsboro Creative with this public event on Saturday, August 28th 11am-1pm. She is a fibre artist and weaver from Fredericton, NB. Participants will be invited to make or take home a hand-stitched heart to hang in memory of these children lost …

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Learn to Paint Fabric with Earth Pigments: Mud, Clay, and Soil- Workshop

In this course, participants will have the opportunity to connect with nature and create a hand-dyed scarf with a unique design in rich, earthy colours sourced from the Bay of Fundy and from around the world. This workshop is taking place August 28-29 at the Fundy Geological Museum in Parrsboro, N.S. Click here to register …

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The Art and Science of Plant-Based Indigo Dyeing- Workshop

In this exciting course, participants will learn how to dye with one of the oldest plant-based dyes in the world: Indigo. The process of indigo dyeing is both beautiful and scientific, which participants will experience hands-on. Happening August 21-22 at the Fundy Geological Museum in Parrsboro, N.S. Click here to register or learn more! 

Pop-Up Art Fair- Parrsboro, N.S.

🎪🎨Parrsboro Creative is hosting a Pop-up Art fair! August 14th from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm we will have artists displaying their amazing work! This is a great opportunity to learn, and to purchase unique pieces of art! Location: Parrsboro Bandstand- 4030 Eastern Ave., Parrsboro, N.S. If you’re an artist, artisan, or musician interested in …

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