July 1st, 2016
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Artist Registration is now open for Boardwalk Artists 2016!
Friday, July 1st, 2016
At Alderney Landing in Ferry Terminal Park on the Dartmouth Waterfront
Between 8am and 1pm on Friday, July 1st, Ferry Terminal Park will be transformed into a Community Art Park with Art Making activities, Games, Demonstrations, Live Music, Food and an Art and Craft Market and Outdoor Gallery.
Registration is now open for Artists, Craftspeople and Food vendors to participate in this one day event on Canada Day. In partnership with Canadian Heritage and Halifax Regional Municipality, Boardwalk Artists at Alderney Landing will feature the work of local painters, photographers, jewelers, and more. All works of art are the original creations of the participating local artists, who will be on hand throughout the day exhibiting and selling their work, to meet and talk with visitors. Artist demonstrations as well as interactive art making will also take place during this event.
"Celebrate Canada with BOARDWALK ART!" promotes the diversity and local art in Canada through interactive demonstrations, workshops and art activities on the beautiful Dartmouth Waterfront. The public will be able to participate for free in the following activities:
-Open Air Art Gallery and sales
- Canadian Wildlife Sculpture building and painting
- Sir Wilfred Laurier Community Portrait
- Water balloon painting
- Commemorative Card printmaking
- Peace tree building
- Wildlife wood carving
- A Women's Suffrage quilting circle
- Circus Arts
-Live music, Cake and more! This event is free to the public.
Local artists and craftspeople will be displaying and selling their work throughout the event and will be on hand to discuss their work with the public.
This event encourages an inclusive and open environment for families of all kinds to celebrate not only Canada and its artists, but also celebrate the legacy of Sir Wilfred Laurier, and the anniversary Canadian Women's Suffrage Movement through art viewing and making.
The fee to register a table for this event is $25.00
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