True North Pop Up Gallery
True North Gallery, also known as The Music Gallery of Fine Art, is the world’s first fine art gallery dedicated to visual art by musicians, and artwork connected to the music experience. On exhibit are works by John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Patti Smith, Miles Davis, Tony Bennett, and Canadians Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Ken Tobias, and Tim Hoey, whose works will be exhibited at ArtsFest 2019 in the CD Merch Tent with True North Records. Pictured: Nipigon Idyll by Terry Watkinson (of Max Webster).
CreativWorks Art Studio
CreativWorks Art Studio provides Creative Art programming for all students, young and old, in a supportive and unique environment where they can realize their creative potential while exploring the wonders of Art. The stimulating environment of a proper art studio provides a wonderful backdrop for students to develop and express their creativity freely. Teachers come with talent, content expertise and the love of teaching, infusing lessons with their passion and knowledge. Creative Works Art Studio will be on site at Artsfest 2019 in Westdale in the Family Zone creating new works with kids of all ages.
True North Records
Canada’s oldest and most famous independent record label will be on site selling CDs and Vinyl from artists performing at the festival as well as music from across its extensive catalog of famous Canadian music artists at special festival prices, with autographed CDs of many titles available, including Bruce Cockburn, Gordon Lightfoot, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy, Canadian Brass, Sophie Milman, Peter Appleyard, and many more!
CREATIVE INSIGHT POTTERY
Creative Insight Pottery was founded in 2010 by Katia Liberato, a graduate of the Sheridan College Ceramics program in 2003, winner of a scholarship to the Intensive Glazing course at Metchosin Summer School for the Arts, Betty Kantor Award winner, and a featured artist at various galleries and exhibitions. Her passion for pottery does not stop at creating beautiful pieces, but also in creating a space where more people can come to feel good and be creative. A place where anyone can learn the skills to create but also where they can feel free and comfortable to explore their own selves.
creativworks face painting
JUNE 22 & 23 11AM – 7PM FAMILY ZONE
Unique Face painting creations by the daughters of creativwork art studio.
2019 CULINARY ARTS VENDORS
In 2001 George Soilis ventured into the exciting world of entrepreneurship. Armed with a single ice cream truck and himself as the driver and server, he made his way across Toronto serving up everyone’s favorite cold treat, ICE CREAM! Fast forward 15 years later George is still serving ice cream to thousands and thousands of happy children of all ages, except things have changed slightly! Heavenly Dreams Ice Cream now consists of a fleet of fully licensed and inspected ice cream trucks with numerous team members.