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Thousand Island Arts (TIA)
A Country Home Christmas- 2006 Studio Tour

November 25 & 26 10 - 5 pm
December 2 & 3 10 - 5 pm

Thousand Islands Arts invites you to share the magic of the festive season on the 15th annual A Country Home Christmas Artists’ Home & Studio Tour. Enjoy hot drinks, homemade cookies, the fragrance of fresh cut evergreens and the warm hospitality of 17 artists at 10 locations on this free, self-guided tour. A diverse array of professionally, handmade creations await you, perfect for that unique gift or to add to your own collection.

Studio Tour consists of Founding Members and Guest Artists of different mediums:
- Fine Art Painting
- Sculpting
- Pottery
- Textiles
- Wood Working and Carving
- Jewellery
- Furniture Making

TIA is a non-profit umbrella organization that is visibly active in planning and executing cultural events focusing on benefits for;
· Artisans - growing the capacity of artists/artisans within our membership.
· Business - becoming valued partners of community businesses pursuing culturally related goals.
· Community - having our member’s energy resulting in continuous cultural developmental opportunities for those residing in our area.
· Tourism - becoming a force resulting in the introduction and renewal of visitors viewing our community as a destination.

Our Organization is comprised of individuals, community leaders and business partners who have a passion to develop new and enhance existing cultural arts within our chosen boundaries of the triangle formed by Brockville West, Gananoque and Athens South.

Our Vision is to have our members be advocates for integrating the cultural aspects within our community with those benefits associated with increased tourism and community interests.

Upcoming Artist Tours

Up the Garden Path
Artists’ Studio & Garden Tour

Victoria Day Weekend
May 19, 20 & 21
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 & 27

Autumn Leaves- Artists’ Studio Tour

September 29 & 30

Canadian Thanksgiving Weekend and Columbus Day Weekend

October 6, 7 & 8 2007

For more information: Contact: Angie Fyke Phone: 613-382-9889
PO Box 233
Mallorytown, On
K0E 1R0
Phone: 613-382-9889
Website : http://www.tiarts.org/
e-mail : [email protected]


Contact: Angie Fyke Tour Coordinator and Member