Friday, 10 July 2009

Take a Walk on the Art Side!

Image By: Tammy Huggan
Fort McMurray Tourism's Featured Artist for June - August 2009

Fort McMurray Tourism in conjunction with the Fort McMurray Artist's Guild is hosting an art walk.

This is a chance to showcase not only the artistic talent in the community but also highlight the variety. Wool spinners, painters, stone carvers, doll makers and even those who have taken on stained glass will be featured.

About 10 artist will set up shop on Fort McMurray Tourism's beautiful gazebo. Visitors and local residents will have the chance to meet and greet the local artists, see them at work and even purchase hand-crafted items.

Art related crafts and sidewalk chalk will also be available for inspired kids as well.

So take a walk on the art side and see what Fort McMurray has to offer!

Where: The Fort McMurray Tourism Office - 400 Sakitawaw Trail (off Highway 63 in Gregoire)

When: Saturday July 11, 2009 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information please contact Paula Ogonoski at 780.791.3226 or 780.881.0449

1 comment:

  1. I attended the Arts Walk this past Saturday and it was great to see the local artist working in the sun.

    I hope that this can be a reoccurring event.

    Thank-you Fort McMurray Tourism, for creating this opportunity to mingle with some of our local talent.