WELCOME TO PARKWAY ARTISTS' GUILD
Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

The Parkway Artists' Guild is a non-profit association of both amateur and professional artists. Membership is open to all adults interested in traditional fine art, fine craft, fine art photography, fine digital art and other high quality creative and original art forms.

Learn more about our active Guild, run by artists for the benefit of artists through our member volunteers. We welcome all who enjoy the creative process in art, are curious about new techniques and like to participate in group exhibitions and activities. Our art shows are for members only and are juried.

New in 2017 - CALL FOR NIAGARA ARTISTS - open competition

Ongoing now, this exciting competition is open to all Niagara Community Artists. Selected art will be featured at the premier "Rooted in the Garden" juried indoor art show and sale on September 8, 9 and 10. Details and application form are on the Events page. Also look for the indoor demonstrations by two signature floral guest artists and the outdoor workshops led by PAG artists on September 9. All are free to the community, sponsored by Niagara Parks Commission.

In addition, we have our two annual PAG "Art in the Gardens" art show and sale: an indoor juried show of original art on June 17 & 18, and an outdoor art show n July 15 & 16. As usual, we encourage budding young artists to paint at our Children's Corner in June and July. On August 19 for the first time, we are offering a free morning workshop opened to all artists in the community.

More details are on our Events page.


Upcoming Events

July 15th - 16th, 201710:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

"Art in the Gardens" Outdoor Juried Art Show and Sale with Children's Corner...... Free Admission - Open to Public

Please join us in the beautiful Niagara Parks Botanical Gardens, along the pathways, for our annual members outdoor juried art show and sale. Follow the world-famous garden paths where you will find a host of high-quality works to view or purchase and where you will meet the talented artists who have created them.
Bring your budding Picassos to the Children's Corner where they can create their own amazing works of art. Visiting children paint free. We look forward to meeting you there.

August 19th, 20179:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
En Plein Air in Soft Pastel with Wendy Gordon-Forsyth……Morning Workshop Open to all Artists

En Plein Air in Soft Pastel with Wendy Gordon-Forsyth……Morning Workshop Open to all Artists

Pick a perfect outdoor location in the Botanical Gardens and paint! In this outdoor workshop you will learn to select an intriguing view that offers a variety of texture, shape, value, and colour. Follow along as Wendy establishes a value pattern by beginning with an underpainting using burnt sienna and purple soft pastels. Learn to work from dark to light and from background to foreground.
For this special workshop, the Parkway Artists' Guild welcomes community and visiting artists to join us. While there is no fee for the workshop, all non-members must register with Programme Chair Lorraine Kelly at programme@parkwayartistsguild.ca.

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