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Ontario’s Foremost Show and Sale for Representational Painters 
at the Lambton Heritage Museum, Grand Bend
A production of the Grand Bend Art Centre
Supporting  Art Education, Culture and Artists in the Grand Bend Area


Opening Gala Friday March 27, 2020
Show runs March 28 – April 19

Every year since its inception, the Paint Ontario Art Show and Sale has grown in scope and success. Last year’s show awarded over $7,000 in prizes. The show attracted a record number of visitors from all over Southern Ontario and beyond and generated record sales.

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Video interview with first time entrant

Show Events

Artist Demonstrations Visit the page to see the full line up.

Saturday March 28th
Layne VanLoo & Elaine Guitar-VanLoo

Sunday March 29th
Suzette Terry

Saturday April 4th

Pints & Palettes, April 17
Sample local beers & food

Hands on Art for All
– Pottery ‘Drop In’, March 28 at the art centre
– Fun with ‘The Sock Lady’, April 4 & 5 at the museum

For Artists

Workshops at the art centre

Jamie Jardine, “Painting the Landscape”, March 28 & 29

David Bannister, “Colour Theory” April 4

Life Drawing, April 1, 8, 15, 18

Talks for Artists Sunday April 19
11 am Marion Anderson, Time management
Noon Teresa Marie, networking
1 pm Danielle Hoevenaars, get artwork into a gallery
3 pm Denise Antaya, make art a career

Invitation to join Roam Gallery – exhibit online all year.