Upcoming Events

June 17th - 18th, 201710:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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

Please join us for our annual indoor juried all original art show and sale featuring unique works by talented artists from the Niagara region. The indoor art show will be held at the Niagara Parks Commission School of Horticulture.
Don't forget to bring your little artists to the outdoor Children's Corner, located near the Butterfly Cafe in the beautifully landscaped Botanical Gardens, where they can create their own colourful masterpieces. Visiting children paint free. We hope to see you there!

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 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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September 9th, 201710:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

"Rooted in the Garden" Art Event …..Free Admission - Open to the Public

Join us for an unique Art Event for the community as part of Niagara Parks Commission's "Rooted in the Garden" festivities celebrating Canada 150.

September 16th, 2017

Annual Picnic - Rain or Shine! For Members and Spouses......details to follow


October 21st, 20179:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Beautiful Butterflies with Catherine Brassard......Members Only Morning Workshop

Beautiful Butterflies with Catherine Brassard......Members Only Morning Workshop

Capture the magic of the Emerald Green Swallowtail butterfly in this acrylic paint workshop. A discussion regarding the importance of surface preparation and the advantages of various applications will be included. Feel free to bring an example of a successful ground that you have tried so we can share our knowledge.

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November 18th, 20179:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Painting on Yupo paper with Audrey Barclay......Members Only Morning Workshop

Painting on Yupo paper with Audrey Barclay......Members Only Morning Workshop

Painting on Yupo can be a challenging yet fun experience.  Learn to loosen up with paint using thin fluid watercolors on the smooth surface of YUPO, a synthetic paper. Audrey will lead a demo showing some techniques that take advantage of the properties of this unique paper.

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December 16th, 2017

Christmas Luncheon - Members and Spouses......details to follow