Enjoy an afternoon of checkers in our beautiful town square and meet some fellow villagers.
- All ages welcome.
- Free admission.
- No registration necessary, just come ready to play.
Sponsored and supervised by the Paisley & District Chamber of Commerce. A special thanks goes out to Max Johnston who made and donated the wooden chess/checker boards on which participants will be playing.
THE PAISLEY & DISTRICT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
INVITES YOU TO PARTICIPATE IN THE
ARTISTS ON THE RIVER
SATURDAY, JULY 14, 2018 from 10 AM.to 4PM.
WATER ST., PAISLEY, ON.
We showcase artist- created works in a wide variety of media including paint, sculpture, textiles, prints, jewellery. The children’s portion of the programme, “SAUGIE TIME” will include supervised, creative activities introducing Paisley’s friendly, mythological river creature, Saugie.
This unique outdoor venue provides an opportunity for people to view and purchase the offerings as well as meet the
artists while strolling alongside the beautiful Saugeen River. Two blocks of Water St. will be closed to vehicles providing a safe environment for the artists and visitors. A portable washroom is nearby.
A 10’ X 10’ space for displaying your art is on a first come, first served basis. Artists are expected to provide everything required for the display including table, chairs and shelter, if necessary. Displays must be secured with weights adequate to withstand strong winds.
THIS YEAR, FOR THE FIRST TIME, AN INDOOR VENUE HAS BEEN RESERVED IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER ONLY.
Artists on the River will be advertised extensively again this year. It will appear in the:
- The Art Map (25000 copies) and digital format
- Saugeen Shores Experience Guide, 1500 copies and digital format
- Paisley village website and Face book page,
- Paisley Advocate newspaper
- Marketplace Magazine.
- Explore the Bruce website
A simple lunch will be provided for the artists courtesy of the Paisley & District Chamber of Commerce.
There is a $50 fee for participating artists ($25 for students 21 and under) to help cover the cost of advertising and
indoor venue. Your cheque should be made out to Paisley & District Chamber of Commerce and mailed to:
Paisley & District Chamber of Commerce,
PO Box 368, Paisley,Ontario , N0G2N0
REGISTER AND PAY BY JUNE 1, 2018 TO SECURE YOUR SPOT AND HAVE YOUR NAME AND PROFILE SHARED FOR PURPOSES OF MARKETING THIS EVENT.
FINAL REGISTRATION CLOSES JULY 7, 2018
We look forward to connecting with you.
Thank you for supporting Paisley’s showcasing of the arts.
Melissa Kanmacher and Mary-Gail Johnston, event co-ordinators ,
Paisley & District Chamber of Commerce