Join Ontario’s Niagara Parks At Its Summer of 2016 Art in the Gardens Art Show

  • Saturday, August 20th & Sunday August 21st

An Invite from Ontario’s Niagara Parks Commission

Posted August 17th, 2016 on Niagara At Large

Niagara Falls, Ontario – The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) and the Parkway Artist Guild (PAG), are pleased to announce the return of the Art in the Gardens Art Show, which will be held at the Niagara Parks School of Horticulture and Botanical Gardens.

File photo courtesy of Niagara Parks Commission

File photo courtesy of Niagara Parks Commission

On August 20st and 21nd, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., PAG artists will be on hand to showcase and sell their original fine art paintings while demonstrating their skills in the beautiful setting of the Botanical Gardens.

The show will also feature a free Children’s Paint Corner. Children of all ages are

Photo courtesy of Niagara Parks Commission

Photo courtesy of Niagara Parks Commission

invited to try their hand at basic painting techniques with the help of a skilled PAG artist. All art supplies will be provided. Just bring your imagination!

The Niagara Parks School of Horticulture and Botanical Gardens is located at 2565 Niagara Parkway, with the Butterfly Conservatory situated on the property as well.

Founded in 1997, the PAG is a non-profit association of amateur and professional artists dedicated to promoting fine art in the Niagara Region. The purpose of the guild is to increase artistic enjoyment, knowledge, and ability of all individuals in a friendly and educational environment. Membership is open to anyone interested in fine art

Gateway to a special 'Children's Art Corner' at the Niagara Parks Art Show. File photo courtesy of Niagara Parks Commission

Gateway to a special ‘Children’s Art Corner’ at the Niagara Parks Art Show. File photo courtesy of Niagara Parks Commission

About the Niagara Parks CommissionThe NPC is committed to a vision of Ontario’s Niagara Parks as one that Preserves a rich heritage, Conserves natural wonders, and Inspires people world-wide. Founded in 1885, The Niagara Parks Commission is an Operational Enterprise Agency of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. Its mission is to protect the natural and cultural heritage along the Niagara River for the enjoyment of visitors while maintaining financial self-sufficiency.

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