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Thursday, June 21, 2012

Paint Peggy's Cove

30 Maritime Artists will be painting Peggy's Cove on July 14 and 15. Another great opportunity to view our wonderful painters as they create beautiful works of art. And a great opportunity to buy directly from the artist. Here is a small sapling of the work from these artists:

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Monday, June 18, 2012

Opening Reception - July 12, 2012

Tickets are now available to the Opening Reception for this year's Festival to be held at Shining Waters Marina in Tantallon at 7 pm on July 12, 2012. The Emcee for this art filled evening will be Fred Connors, Owner and Creative Director at FRED in Halifax. Auctioneer for the live auction of paintings included on the art calendar is Brad McCaughan. Tickets are available at the door or in advance at Bay Hammocks, 11452 Peggy's Cove Rd, 820-3045 or contact via email

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This evening event is a major fund raiser for the festival and a full house will guarantee a great festival next year so we appreciate your attendance and support.

Our 2013 Art Calendar will be introduced and the live auction will be for the 12 paintings shown on the poster above. A copy of the calendar is included in the ticket price.

The artists who created the paintings will be on hand to discuss their work and sign their painting in the calendar if you wish and

A silent auction of works of art other members of our festival arts group will also be featured.

Light musical entertainment by local composer, singer, pianist and performer Deborah Gabinet.

This will be a great opportunity to start or add to your collection of local fine art.

You can view larger photos of the paintings here

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

2013 Art Calendar

Here art photos of the paintings that will appear in our 2013 Art Calendar that will be launched for sale at the Opening Reception and Art Auction on July 12, 2012.

(If you left click on the photos they will appear in a larger view)
History Crashes Against The Present Like a Wave
by Andrea Redmond
acrylic collage on board

Blacksmith Shop
by Carol Ann McNeil

Swiss Air Memorial
by Carol Morrison
oil on canvas

Fish Stages
by Denise Lanterman
acrylic on canvas

The Old Red Schoolhouse
by Donna Mancini
mixed media

At the Fish Table
by Jackie Cleveland

Peggy's Cove, Winter
by Jan Shilletto

Yellow Boat
Jim Cleveland

Yellow Church in Winter
by Maria Kuttner

Granite Sunbath
by Mitchell Inglis
acrylic on canvas

Red Dory
by Olga Fredericks

Reverence and Harbour Mist Docked at Peggy's Cove
by Paulette Melanson
acrylic on canvas

All these paintings will be for sale by auction at the reception. Tickets for the reception are $20. Please email to order