Discover Arts Around Arnprior!

cover only finalDon’t miss the Arts Discovery Tour on September 27 and 28 from 10am–5pm, along the beautiful Ottawa River, where artists and craftspeople will proudly showcase their diverse talents. See painting, mosaic, pottery, glass, printmaking, fibre art, jewellery, photography and mixed media.

Get creative and join in the family-friendly activities at four tour stops. “Bling up” a bookmark at the Arnprior Public Library and then view the collection of artists’ work in the gallery located on the lower level. Meet the gentle alpacas at Ballintotas Alpaca Farm and learn the art of nuno-felting. Enjoy a snack and farm-fresh food from the harvest table at McGregor’s Produce. While there, join in making a mosaic mural. Paint a peace pole with Jill Alexander.

Discuss the process with artists offering demonstrations, and enter a draw to win artwork. Breathe in the fresh air, delight in the vibrant scenery and plan to stay awhile!Dub Juby cat and birds 05

Discovery Tour brochures are available at the Arnprior Public Library, local shops across the Ottawa Valley, Arnprior & Renfrew municipal offices and from each artist. For more details, and to view the map and artist updates, please visit, or send an email.Tricia Savoie Filtered Light 04

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s