artist list

artist list

Friday, 29 August 2014

Mary-Louise Scappaticci is an artist from the Brockville area who is participating in the November show. Her more recent work is inspired by travels to Italy. Here's a peek at this featured Artist in her home studio.

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Highlighted this week is our Social Media Gal, Andrea Dowd of Buells Creek Chic. Andrea will be featuring at the Before the Rush Art Show November 7-9th. many of her most recent hand-painted antique and vintage furniture pieces as well as aaccessories. Her business focuses on being Earth Conscious, repurposing items and using earth friendly product. Andrea does custom work for clients and specializes in blending unique color palettes and incorporating various techniques. She can be found this coming weekend at the Merrickville Antique and Artisan Show on Sat. & Sun. Also, she has a smaller number of creations in Athens' Main Street Antique store next to the grocery store in the village.
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Sunday, 17 August 2014

Yet another artist and another medium- At the Summer House Studio, Margot Miller creates one of a kind handpainted and silkscreened, washable linen clothing -- casual yet elegant. Cozy fleece and repurposed wool blanket jackets.

Friday, 15 August 2014

This week's Featured Artist is Heather Snow! A participant in "Before the Rush"!
Creative Sculpture: Found items!
Metal Garden Totem, made with up-cycled items discovered in the bone yard.

Creative sculpture by Heather Snow will add punch and pizzazz to Before the Rush.
Fun in the forest.
Unbelievably beautiful! The blue is such a rich and wet colour. This and other paintings by Jen Lawton will really "pop" in the Ivy Lea Club setting Nov. 7,8,9 at Before the Rush.

Thursday, 14 August 2014

Rusty Nails Design now creates wallpaper designs. More than cool!
This painting presents depth and stunning color! Want it.
More of Jen Lawton's work to come. Click "Follow" or "Like" to receive future posts like this one.

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

FALL TIME in the THOUSAND ISLANDS... join an eclectic group of artists for Opening Night at the Ivy Lea Club this November 7th. Grab your girlfriends and come for refreshments, fine artwork and a different night out! The art show continues during the day on the 8th & 9th from 11am.- 6pm. at this fabulous venue. Entry is free. BEFORE THE RUSH is taking place in the right space and at the perfect time (before the often hectic Christmas season begins). Cheers.

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

More "Rusty Nails"... meet and greet this team of artists on Opening Night of the Art Event at the Ivy Lea Club, November 7th!

Sunday, 3 August 2014

Meet Laura Starkey and Jamie Carter of "Rusty Nails" in Merrickville. These two artists are inspired by everything vintage! Their design incorporates reclaimed and renewably sourced wood, architectural salvage and color to create custom pieces to suit clients' spaces. Find them at, 613-724-9389. Rusty Nails is one of a small contingent of artists from Merrickville who will be part of the BEFORE THE RUSH Art Show this November. More to come about this team of artists...