ART ON THE RIVERBANK GROUP ART SHOW
Christmas in Petite 2022
The Maritime Painted Saltbox 2023 Calendar ALMOST SOLD OUT. Still some available in our gallery and on our shopping page. If you can't get to the gallery. Click on the cover image below to take you to the shopping page where you can view a pdf of the entire calendar and place your order.
THE PAINTED SALTBOX FINE ART GALLERY
NEW HOURS FOR OUR 24TH SEASON
NOW OPEN SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS
11:00 - 4:00
OR BY CHANCE OR APPOINTMENT
Even though Covid Protocols have been rescinded in Nova Scotia, may we recommend that you continue to mask at the gallery, sanitize and maintain distancing to ensure your continued good health. We, ourselves, will mask when visitors arrive. If you wish to visit outside open hours, contact us or if in the area, drop by and see if we are around.
Maritime Painted Saltbox Fine Art Gallery Artists Tom Alway & Peter Blais will be participating in "Art on the Riverbank" at the Riverbank General Store and Cafe from December 7, 2022 - January 7, 2023.
Riverbank Cafe is in Mill Village off Route 103 at #8 Port Medway Road.
“Art on the Riverbank” features paintings, photographs and reproduction prints by eight South Shore artists and offers an opportunity to give the gift of local art this Christmas. Original works plus framed and unframed prints are available for purchase.
Other Artists include Marshall Burgess, Dennis Curran, Marilyn Kellough, Marion Power and Roger Savage.
The show also features original paintings by Tony Brown, an autistic, non-verbal resident of an Adult Residential Care (ARC) facility in Lunenburg County who expresses himself through his art.
A portion of each sale will support the work of the Queens Association for Supported Living which has been providing choices and opportunities for people with disabilities for more than fifty years.
“Art on the Riverbank” will be available for a preview during the Riverbank General Store’s weekly Coffee Social, 10 -11:30 am on Wednesday, December 7. An opening reception will be held Thursday December 8, 3:00 – 5:00PM.
The show can also be visited daily during regular Riverbank hours until January 7. Monday - Friday 8 am - 6 pm, and 11 - 6 on Saturday and Sunday.
CHRISTMAS IN PETITE 2022
The Maritime Painted Saltbox Fine Art Gallery is pleased to participate in the Christmas in Petite 2022 Event as one of the venues. The event takes place on Saturday, November 19th and Sunday, November 20th. 10:00 - 4:00
As we have done in the past our gallery is devoted to our work as Artists, and where you can find Contemporary Fine Art, Reproduction Prints on Metal, Canvas, and Paper, as well as cards. Give Art as a special gift to those you cherish.
A very important part of Christmas in Petite 2002 is the Christmas Hamper Fundraiser. The fundraiser is to provide Christmas hampers to local families and individuals in the greater Petite Area facing challenges and who need a little help at this time of year. By making a donation of $20 or more, you will be eligible to win prizes. The draw for prizes will happen at the end of the event. So be sure to obtain your participation card (all venues will have the card available), but make your donations at the Petite Fire Hall. You can drop your confirmed donation card at the Firehall, and at any of the venues, Donation Cards will be collected at the end of the event on Sunday and the draw for prizes will happen.
The Maritime Painted Saltbox Fine Art Gallery is donating this image, "Coming Home: Everetts Wharf" by Artist Peter Blais, as one of the prizes that those who are participant- donors to the Christmas Hamper Fundraiser are eligible to win. This is a reproduction giclee print on canvas 16" x 20" x 1& 1/2" valued at $175.00 The print will be on display at the Painted Saltbox throughout the event. Winners of all the prizes offered will be announced at the close of the event on Sunday.