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Waterton Artisan Fair - Fall

Artisan fair at the Waterton Community Center.

    This lovely and intimate fair is part of the Waterton Wildlife Weekend. Come and treat yourself to nature inspired products and artwork or find a unique gift for your loved ones at the Waterton Artisan Fair. Enjoy browsing through locally produced Jewellery, Artwork, Pottery, Natural Body Care Products, Honey and Wooden Crafts. Meet the artisans and craftsmen. Nature and Conservation Groups will inform about their work.

    Spare tables in the gym are there for everyone to use. Have a bite to eat and relax. A local restaurant will offer food during the fair. Gather and have a chat with other visitors and participants and have coffee or tea. This is a place to come together, gab and grab a thing or two from our local vendors.

    Vendor list


    Kevin Orr Art
    Kevin Orr
    Kevin’s artwork is created primarily in pastels which is a relatively unknown art style. He found pastels to be the ultimate drawing medium. Greatly inspired by wildlife, his artwork emphasizes creativity, colour and genuine love for the beautiful creatures that inhabit our world. Kevin sells fine art prints, originals, and offers custom commissions (wildlife and pet portraits).
    Days at fair: SAT
    www.kevinorrart.com

    Mary Durant Photography
    Mary Durant
    Mary Durant is tenth generation Celtic/Acadian maritimer who grew up wanting to be a cowgirl. Themes from Celtic folk tales, Acadian ghost stories, and western adventures run throughout her photographs.
    Days at fair: SAT
    https://www.marydurantphotography.com

    Paper Iris Greetings
    Marlene Skoog
    Marlene designs and handmake special occasion greeting cards and art pieces using a technique called Iris Folding. It is a delicate way of using folded paper, tape, fabric etc to create a simple to complex design for the art work on the card face.
    Days at fair: SAT
    https://www.facebook.com/paperirisgreetings/photos/pcb.2386201548260522/2386201401593870/?type=3&theater

    Painted Trak Farms
    Karen Jarvie
    Hand made barnwood picture frames and art
    Days at fair: SAT
    www.paintedtrakfarms.com

    Geo Barnboard Crafts
    Georgette Laing
    Barnboard trinkets, paintings plagues, furniture
    Days at fair: SAT
    https://www.facebook.com/geobarnboardcrafts

    Roy Reti
    Roy Reti is a member of the Chinook Woodturning Guild. He works with various hardwoods from Alberta and B.C., many from our local area. He has a wide variety including vases, bowls, segmented boxes, and small tables to display.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN

    Brian Sloan Artist
    Brian Sloan
    In a world so focused on screens and technology, through my art, I try to bring that focus back to the beauty of nature around us. All of my originals are hand-painted with acrylic paint and the giclée prints are made in Canada.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    www.briansloanartist.com

    Cottonwood Creek Pottery
    Nancy Ekelund
    Nancy is a local potter, offering stoneware mugs and bowls and one of a kind barrel fired forms using local organic materials.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN

    Fox Jewellery
    Janet Barkwith
    Mixed metal and enamel hand crafted jewellery.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    www.facebook.com/foxenamels

    Gathering Dust Photography
    Kyla Black
    Kyla's love of the outdoors leads her to explore. Through her images of landscapes, wildlife and abandoned buildings, she hopes to inspire others to do the same and experience the beauty of Alberta. She offers her images as photographic and canvas prints as well as handmade metal and barn wood art.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    www.gatheringdustphotography.com

    Maiden Perras
    Tristen Perras
    Handmade gemstone jewelry inspired by nature and contrasted by geometric elements of brass.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    www.instagram.com/maidenperras

    Mimizart
    Mireille Cloutier
    Mireille will offer Encaustic (beeswax) original artwork, as well as handmade upcycled wool mittens, each with a unique design. Also Skin products made of natural ingredients. Visitors can participare in an interactive activity involving alcohol ink.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    http://mimizart.com

    My Sunshine Dreams
    Shannon Parnall
    Shannon Parnall combines her love of gardening and pottery by impressing real leaves and flowers into clay to create one-of-a-kind, bright and lively functional ware.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    https://www.facebook.com/MySunshineDreamsBC/

    Ridma
    Soba Kaluthota
    Soba transforms plain trays, serving boards, coasters and other functional and décor items into art pieces, which bring nature to your home. She uses an epoxy resin pouring technique.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    https://www.instagram.com/paintingsbysobadini/

    THalladay Photography
    Tracey Halladay
    Wildlife, nature and landscape photography showcasing the natural beauty of British Columbia and Alberta. Prints, Canvases, Calendars and other items available.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    https://www.facebook.com/THalladayPhotography/

    Plumtree Child International
    Janet Mein-Wilde
    Janet Mein is a professional artist specializing in watercolour but works in many different mediums. She teaches art classes for all ages as groups or private lessons and often paints and designs sets for theatre productions as well. Janet currently lives in Cardston, Alberta but has lived in many other areas of the province, the USA and Hong Kong, she even speaks Cantonese!
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN

    VOXXLIFE
    Jenny Dovichack
    With VOXXLIFE socks and insoles you can benefit from improved balance & stability, better range of motion, more power, stamina, greater athletic performance, increased circulation and beyond.
    Days at fair: SAT, SUN
    jennydovichak.voxxlife.com

    Judith Nickol
    Alberta artist Judith Nickol has been painting since she was a child. Working from a studio on the family farm beside the Old Man river, she seeks to capture in watercolour her response to the awe-inspiring beauty of the prairies and mountain of southern Alberta. Each painting is in essence a portrait of a moment in time. Judith graduated from the University of Montana with a BA in art, after years of private instruction. Judith offers original watercolour landscapes and florals and greeting cards.
    Days at fair: SUN

    CU Impressions
    Susan Letal
    Susan creates copper embossed artwork for costers, trivets and to embellish boxes. Her decoupaged wooden knobs are great to upgrade your cupboads.
    Days at fair: SUN

    The Curious Bird
    Anne McCelland
    Anne handsews wonderful tame wild creatures like fish and bears from repurposed wool. She also will have paintings on display.
    Days at fair: SUN

    Parks Canada
    Days at fair: SUN

    If you are interested to be an exhibitor, please contact us via email at [email protected]
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    Some booths are still available for the 2019 Artisan Fair Fall.