2019 Gallery Shows, Studio Tours & Festivals

Ongoing: Gallery Show:  Colborne St. Gallery, Fenelon Falls

July & August - Gallery Show:  Barrie -  First Floor Gallery, City Hall

August 9-11 - Midland, Ontario - Tall Ships Challenge

Aug 17 & 19 - Uxbridge Lions Art In The Park

Aug 31 & Sept 1 - Kawartha Arts Festival, Fenelon Falls

Oct 5 & 6 - The Bay Studio Tour - Tiny, Ontario

See Specific Information below.

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Colborne St Gallery by Tim + Chris - Fenelon Falls

Contact information

44 Colborne Street, Fenelon Falls, ON

t: 705.887.0997

e: info@colbornegallery.ca


Darcie Kennedy, Managing Director

Tim Wisener + Chris Van Lierop, Owners

Winter Hours: Appointment or by chance.
Check it out online here.

First Floor Gallery - City Hall, Barrie - July 2 - August 31

In And Around The City

This exhibition is a celebration of local landscape inside and around the city. When I moved to Barrie a few years ago, I was amazed by the diversity of landscape right here within the city. There are woodlands, wetlands and waterfront parks, lively marina and street activity, historic and new buildings existing side by side. And then just outside and at the edge of the city I find rolling farmland, forests, trails and wide open vistas that look all the way to the escarpment. Through my work as a painter, I aim to record and share these moments of discovery and perhaps the excitement of living in such a diverse place as the City of Barrie.


 artwork: City of Barrie  72x60 oil


Tall Ships Challenge - Midland, August 9-11

Midland, Ontario

For more information on the Tall Ships Challenge Ontario Tour visit tallships.com or midland.ca. Tickets will be available through Snap'd magazine in the coming weeks.

Uxbridge Lions Art In The Park - Aug 17 - 18

August 17 & 18, 10am-5pm

Elgin Park


Silent Auction supporting Guide Dogs Canada.


Click here for more information.

Kawartha Arts Festival - Aug 31 - Sept 1

Labour Day Weekend.

Saturday Aug 31 - 10am-5pm

Sunday Sept 1 - 10am-4pm

Location: Fenelon Falls Fairgrounds, Fenelon Falls, ON


The Kawartha Arts Festival, now in it's 30th year, started off as a small collection of artists gathering together to give something back to the local arts community. It has since grown into one of the largest art festivals in Southern Ontario and attracts thousands of visitors each year.


Click here for more information. Kawartha Arts Festival

The Bay Studio Tour - October 4 & 6

Event will be held in 2019, Oct 5 & 6

Saturday & Sunday  •  10 - 4 pm


The 11th annual Bay Studio Tour will feature artists from the towns of Penetanguishene and Tiny, Ontario. Their studios are located on or near the beautiful shores of Georgian Bay. My connection to this area is deep, as I lived in the area for many years.

There will be approximately 20 local studios participating, with over 30 artists who work in a variety of mediums. I will be a returning guest of my talented potter friend, Antje Gagne, at her studio in Tiny, Ontario.  39 Rue Vanier, Tiny, Ontario.


For more information please visit  The Bay Studio Tour website.



my studio tour location 2019 - 39 Rue Vanier, Tiny