Demonstrations

The Vale Quilters Coming to Guysborough NS

Join Myla Borden and Heather Cromwell of the Vale Quilters of New Glasgow as they present their unique, Black History applique, picture quilts and discuss the various techniques they use to make these special quilts. In addition the quiltmakers talk about the origins of the Vale Quilters hit quilt exhibition ‘The Secret Codes’ which will …

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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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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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Plein Air with Bill Rogers

SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY No only will you learn from one of the best, award winning plein artists in Canada but you will have the opportunity to learn in an enriched environment during the Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival. You will also have the opportunity to paint side by side with these artists during the Quick Draw …

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GOLDEN Virtual Lecture Demo: Acrylics A-Z with Andrea Warren. Presented by Tidnish Bridge Art Gallery

GOLDEN Virtual Lecture Demo: Acrylics A-Z with Andrea Warren. Tuesday, July 27 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. on-line via Zoom. FREE + Free Samples! Presented by Tidnish Bridge Art Gallery GOLDEN ARTIST COLORS is an employee-owned business that produces high quality paints – acrylic, oil and watercolours. We are pleased to introduce you to their …

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