One weekend, after a particularly hectic week, I made myself a cup of tea and snuck up to the attic to find some peace and quiet and to poke around.  Then, in a delightful moment, I came across a wonderful treasure that softly called out to me.  What a great feeling….

So come to our “attic” in the peace and quiet of our lovely historic hall in our small town and find a delightful treasure to take home. These are the artists who have created the “treasures in the attic” :

ALMONTE AND AREA ARTISTS’ ASSOCIATION  Art In The Attic is the main show for the Almonte and Area Artists’ Association.

Lauren Andersson – Oil Painter

Greg Beamish – Oil Painter

Nathalie Bedard – Multidimensional Artist – Being Truly U

Karen Burton – Acrylic Artist

Jennifer Clarke – Mixed Media Artist

Laurel Cook – Dog Portraiture In Acrylics

Laura Costello – Oil Painter

Nancy Deschenes – Photographer

Maria Di Rosa – Mixed Media and Encaustic Artist

Jessica Hibberd – Potter

Richard Hutton – Watercolour, Oil and Acrylic Artist

Nancy Junkins – Oil Painter

Laurette  M Lafleur -Photographer

Louise Lafleur – Photographer and Acrylic Artists

Corry McClure – Acrylic Artist

Ilona Monahan – Watercolour Artist

Danielle Morgan – Fused Glass Artist

Monique Marguerite Marie Renaud – Photographer, Painter and Drawer

Anne Roxburgh – Watercolour Landscape Artist

Nadine Sculland – Miniature Quilts and More

Kathryn Stevens – Wire Crochet Jewelry

Roz Weisberg – Acrylic Artist

FEATURED ARTIST

Jim McGrath – Pastel Artist

SPECIAL GUEST ARTISTS

Notre Dame High School Art Students

Rugrat RembrandtsThe Ontario Early Years Centre Lanark and Art in the Attic are proud to partner together for this event. This is an exhibit  of art works of pre-schoolers and is integral to AITA’s vision to encourage and showcase artists of all ages and experiences.  Read more about Rugrat Rembrandts.

Lanark County Support Services Art Program –Lanark County Support Services is a non profit charitable organization that provides support and services to individuals with developmental disabilities in Almonte, Carleton Place, Perth and Smiths Falls. Over the years the type of support and services L.C.S.S. provides has evolved and grown to meet the ever changing needs, goals and wishes of individuals and their families who have chosen to receive support from the organization.

Participating in life enriching activities like Art in the Attic and other artistic projects provides opportunities for individuals to explore and learn about art.  It encourages and empowers individuals to create and express themselves independently.  It may even lead to an undiscovered talent, a new coping skill or a hidden passion.

 

 

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