Exhibits/Events/Workshops

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2016!

JANUARY

Our annual PRE-SHRUNK 2016 is now on display and ready for viewing in-person and ONLINE HERE!

What is Pre-Shrunk?
Pre-Shrunk, is our much loved annual group show that asks artists to create work on a 4x5” surface. We feature established and emerging artists and in all mediums. All the works sell for the same price: $175
 

FEBRUARY

THIS SATURDAY, February 13th....FOOD + ART   the Perfect Valentine Outing! 

POSTAGE PAID:  February 3rd-March 31st

Visit the LOVE BOX POST OFFICE at Argyle Fine Art where you'll be able to purchase a locally made card, write a few words in it either at the gallery using some of our supplies (like a glass pen!)  and then place it in the  LOVE BOX with delivery information for the person it's for. 

We'll pay the postage and send your message along the old fashioned way..in the mail OR you can tell your friend to pick-up their card from our LOVE BOX post box at the gallery!

 Handwritten messages are always the best way to say you care!  





Mystery Art  Show and Sale: Thursday, FEBRUARY 25th in Support of Adsum House

*THIS IS A SPECIAL EVENT that requires tickets. For more information on the Afternoon and Evening showing GO HERE
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CAT PERSON. DOG PERSON. WHATCHAMACALLIT PERSON.  
 Opening Reception Saturday, February 27th, 1:30-3:30pm 
Show continues until March 12th 
 (*Artists: This is an OPEN CALL for submissions - FIND out how to submit your artwork HERE)
King King Kitten
19”x25” 
Screenprint on paper by Michelle St-Onge

FELTSCAPE WORKSHOP with TACHA REED

: Wednesday, February 17th, 6pm-8pm CLASS FULL!

This workshop provides a brief history of needle felting,
demonstrating many techniques through an easy step by step process,
which leaves each participant with the skills to create their own 3-D
landscape.  


To book a workshop please phone Argyle Fine Art at 902-425-9456 or email:  gallery@argylefa.com  The cost is $75 per person, per workshop, and includes all necessary supplies.Please register early, class size limited to 6

MARCH

    
NEEDLE FELTING WORKSHOP WITH TACHA REED- 

Make your very own Three Toed Sloth
 Wednesday, March 2nd, from 6 to 8 pm

This workshop covers basic sewing and needle felting techniques
resulting in a small plush sloth doll that can be worn as an accessory
or hung as a cheerful decoration to continually brighten anyone's day!

To book a workshop please phone Argyle Fine Art at 902-425-9456 or email:  gallery@argylefa.com  The cost is $75 per person, per workshop, and includes all necessary supplies.Please register early, class size limited to 6

 

FELTING A NARWHAL WITH TACHA REED- 

 Wednesday, March 9th, from 6 to 8 pm

Together following a simple step by step sewing and felting process we
will create a magical whale mobile.

To book a workshop please phone Argyle Fine Art at 902-425-9456 or email:  gallery@argylefa.com  The cost is $75 per person, per workshop, and includes all necessary supplies.Please register early, class size limited to 6
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  Saturday, March 12th is COLOURING DAY! 
Colouring isn't just for kids! It's for everyone, especially with the invention of Adult Colouring Books. So join us at the gallery anytime throughout the day, 10am until 5:30pm and colour with us on our GIANT COLOURING SHEET which will be on the wall of the gallery. We can't wait to see how our collaborative project works out with all of you! 

We'll have some supplies at the ready, but feel free to bring your own supplies too and add your special touches to it all!  We'll also have ADULT colouring books and colouring sheets for sale by a few of our local artists!  
An example of just one Colouring page by local artist Allison Taylor

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RUG HOOKING WITH TACHA REED-
Wednesday, March 16th, from 6 to 8 pm

Learn the basic techniques of hooking using yarn and cut material.
Each participant will begin a 6" image.

 
To book a workshop please phone Argyle Fine Art at 902-425-9456 or email:  gallery@argylefa.com  The cost is $75 per person, per workshop, and includes all necessary supplies. Please register early, class size limited to 6
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The Breakfast Club: Opening Friday, March 18th , 8:30am-10:30am

A week day opening with Breakfast foods and COFFEE! Lots and lots of coffee...but don't distress if you're not a morning person, as the show will be here throughout the whole day and on Saturday, March 19th, 1:30pm- 3:30pm you'll be able to meet a few artists that we'll have on hand too.Participating artists will be announced soon! Show will continue until March 31st.

Work in progress..."Maple Syrup" by Kim Floyd

 

APRIL

CITY: New Works by Sarah Jones 
Opening Reception Saturday, April 2nd, 1:30-3:30pm
Show continues until April 23rd



MAY

New works by Briana Corr-Scott 

JUNE

 New works by Katharine Burns

JULY

New works by Gordon MacDonald

AUGUST

New works by Shelley Mitchell 

SEPTEMBER

New works by Twila Robar-DeCoste and Mark Brennan


October, November and December

TBA