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Jeff deBoer and Armét | Saturday/Sunday Nov 24/25

Calgary artist Jeff de Boer returns to the gallery with his new concept jewelry - Armét! Saturday and Sunday, November 24 and 25, from 10 - 6pm Make your own designs - with infinite possibilities, including kinetic elements - and then watch as Jeff finishes them beautifully in a few minutes for you to take home...

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November 24, 1-3pm | Journey On | Book launch with local author Marilyn Geddes and artist Cynthia Mackenzie

  Come and meet local author Marilyn Geddes and artist Cynthia Mackenzie in the gallery from 1-3pm on November 24th.   Also available during the book launch for her newest book will be hers and Cynthia's previous collaboration, "Ask the Very Beasts".  In the spirit of generosity, Marilyn will be offering...

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Jim Osenton Woodturning Demo | November 17th

Woodturning Custom Bird House Ornaments  Watch as Calgary woodturning artist creates custom birdhouse ornaments for you! He will bring many of the components ready to put together according to your preferences!  These exquisitely crafted little ornaments are extremely sweet and much loved - and Jim refers to them as "Manitoba Mosquito Nesting Boxes" with a...

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Nov 17, 1-3pm | Santa Larry book launch - Gifts for Santa: Collected Dreams and Confessions

Santa Larry will be in the gallery from 1-3 with his new book - a collection of stories from his recent experiences working as Santa!  His writing of these moments with both children and adults will warm your heart and make you laugh out loud!  Larry Kapustka is a friend...

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2 Feature Artists September 28 - 30  | Neshka + Jan Francis (Elgar)

Works by Neshka, Ink on paper and Charred Wood Sculptures Reception with both artists present | 3 - 6pm, Saturday, September 29  Neshka: Ink on Paper and Charred Wood Sculpture Jan Francis (Elgar): "Points of Entry" paintings We are honoured to present Neshka's Ink on Paper and Charred Wood Sculptures...

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Join us as we welcome and host Calgary artist Jeff de Boer in the gallery with his new concept jewelry - Armét! Saturday, June 23, from 10 - 6pm Make your own designs - with infinite possibilities, including kinetic elements - and then watch as Jeff finishes them beautifully in a few...

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Cochrane artist, Michelle Wiebe, will be in the gallery demonstrating the art of letterpress printing. Using a tabletop Kelsey 6” x 10” platen printing press, she will explain the process of transforming hand cut linoblocks and vintage lead typeface into contemporary works of art. She will also have on hand...

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Don't we love celebrating Alberta's big skies!  And some of us never tire of the many expressions in landscape art! Here are Karen Christensen's thoughts on this new series we've welcomed into the gallery for start of June! (Visit the gallery to see them in our featured "nook" - or visit our...

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ART CHURCH: with David Barnes, Sunday May 27, 11am-12pm Hosted by our friends, Susan Kristoferson and Larry KapusktaWe will continue our series of conversations in and around art - conversations that are sometimes about so-called art, but that are mostly about being human and the need to create. This time, inspired by David's newest...

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