Find out more about this year’s festival artists as they demonstrate their talents, and are interviewed for a live-to-tape recording of CBC Cape Breton’s popular show, Mainstreet.
Tag Archives | October 16
An exhibition of works by Acadian artist William Roach from Cheticamp, who creates colourful and whimsical folk art by carving and painting pine.
Brandon, Manitoba artist Chris Reid works in chalk pastel, soft sculpture and pysanky (Ukrainian decorated eggs).
Local designer/craft producers demonstrate their work and special techniques in one-on one and small group presentations.
This course instructed by Dwayne Côté offers an introduction to fiddle for folks who have never played before. Fiddles will be provided but please bring one if you have one.
An exhibit and sale of bed quilts and other textile items made by the members of the guild from the local area.
Wendy MacIsaac and J.J. Chaisson will be on hand for intermediate to advanced players who wish to further their skills and learn the Cape Breton style of playing.
In this exhibit the viewer will see examples of contemporary portraiture, still life, and landscape. Works of artists collective PLANS (professional living artists of Nova Scotia).