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PEER GALLERY in LUNENBURG CELEBRATES – JOIN US!

What’s new at Peer Gallery? 2021 marks Peer Gallery of Contemporary Art’s 20th year in Lunenburg. Our 14 members have been showing consistently even through these difficult COVID times. AND NOW a new focus exhibit ‘Ink & Glaze’ featuring the work of gallery members Anne Tweed and Carol Morrow is set to open on October …

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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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Wayne Boucher Course – Oct 1,2,3,4

There are two seats left to work with this exceptional artist. To register – Please email info@artlabstudios.ca to see if the seats are still available. Then we can guide you through the simple registration. Elissa Bernard wrote a wonderful review of some of Wayne’s most recent work and it reveals a bit about his insight …

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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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