Gallery Programs and Events
In partnership with Gallery 121 and other art galleries, restaurants and businesses in downtown Belleville, the Parrott Gallery is participating in an Art Walk, which will take place once a month on Thursday evenings throughout the summer, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Maps will be available at all locations.
Spring Concert Saturday, June 16, 2018, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
The Carpe Diem String Ensemble returns June 16th 2:30-3:30 for the annual Parrott Gallery spring concert. “Colours of the Rainbow” will include a bouquet of songs starting with “What a Wonderful World”, followed by such popular selections as “Blue Tango”, “Pink Panther”, “Greensleeves”, “Yellow Submarine”, “Over the Rainbow”, and “Orange Blossom Special.” The orchestra’s performance will be enhanced by a few violin and cello solos and Ruthanne Fryer will sing “My Favourite Things.”
All are welcome to attend this free concert!
The Drawing Room on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 2 - 4 p.m.
The Drawing Room offers non-instructional studio sessions to encourage the traditional practice of drawing and painting the human figure from a draped model. This program is held on the third Thursday of each month in the meeting room. There is a suggested donation of $3.00.
May 17, June 21
The Doodle Group on the 3rd Friday of the month, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
“The Doodle Group”, led by Marita Langlois, is a guided, mindful drawing session for all to attend. Bring your creativity, supplies and be prepared to be amazed at what you can create! For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/thedoodlegroup/
May 18, June 15
Tuesday Workshops with Artist & Instructor Rachel Harbour - 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
$20 per workshop due at time of registration (includes materials). Register in advance as space is limited.
May 22 - Watercolour Note cards:Spring Flowers
Our adventure in watercolour continues with the introduction of watercolour pencils. Targeted at the beginner watercolourist, this workshops provides participants with both palate and pencil techniques used in watercolour painting. Two cards to take home will be created.
June 5 - Create with Acrylic: at the Beach
Acrylic painting returns with this workshop. Building on our previous experiments, and using brushes along with alternative painting tools, we will combine multiple techniques in a final ‘beach-y’ piece that showcases this adaptable and expressive medium.
All original artwork by Rachel Harbour