The OGP Spring Pottery Sale & Juried Exhibition EVENT May 8 - 10, 2015 Friday 12 - 9, Sat 9 - 6, Sun 10 - 5 Horticulture Building Lansdowne Park Free Admission!
A great way to finish up a walk along the canal when admiring the tulips on Mothers Day weekend during Tulip Festival! Local Ikebana Japanese Floral Designers will be our special guests and will make flower arrangement demos using selected pots created by Guild members and included in a silent auction. Don't miss Wheel Demos throughout the weekend, the Kid's Clay Craft area, Fresh Baked Goods (BlackWalnut Cafe) and Door Prize table.
The Exhibition Vernissage will be held on Friday at 6:00pm where category winners will be awarded. The award winning pottery will be on display, and Keith Campbell, juror of the Exhibition will present. http://www.keithcampbell.ca/
Venue: Horticulture Building at Lansdowne Park, 957 Bank Street, Ottawa
Info: call 613-230-2446 for information about this event.
Parking: Underground Parking is available with elevator access directly into the Horticulture Building.
Hours: Fri 12-9pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm
La vente de poterie et exposition printanière du 8 au 10 mai, 2015 vendredi 12 h à 21 h, samedi 9 h à 18 h, dimanche 10 h à 17 h L’édifice de l’horticulture Parc Lansdowne Entrée gratuite!
Quoi de mieux pour compléter une belle promenade le long du canal pendant le Festival des tulipes le weekend de la fête des Mères! Il y aura création d’arrangements floraux « ikebana » par des artistes locaux invités, inspirés de pièces choisies de potiers de la Guilde, et mises en vente lors d’un encan silencieux. Ne manquez pas les démonstrations de poterie tout au long du weekend, les ateliers pour enfants, les pâtisseries (BlackWalnut Cafe) et les prix d’entrée.
Les lauréats de l’exposition de poterie seront dévoilés lors du vernissage le vendredi soir 18 h en présence du juge d’exposition, M.Keith Campbell. http://www.keithcampbell.ca/
Endroit: L’Édifice de l’horticulture du parc Lansdowne, 957, rue Bank, Ottawa
Info: tél. 819-456-1374 (français) ou 613-230-2446 (anglais)
Stationnement souterrain payant donnant accès directement par ascenseur à l’Édifice de l’horticulture
Heures d’ouverture: ven. 12 h à 21 h, sam. 9 h à 18 h, dim. 10 h à 17 h
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May 8-10 Horticulture Building at Lansdowne Park
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About: Ottawa Guild of Potters is a nonprofit organization dedicated to community service. Proceeds from the sale of specially marked items will be donated to Helping with Furniture. Kids are encouraged to create their own clay holiday decorations at a craft table while you shop - and don't miss the wheel demonstrations scheduled throughout the weekend.
Info: Check www.ottawaguildofpotters.ca or call 613-230-2446 for information about this event, and their popular Great Bowls of Fire Food Bank fundraiser to be held in March 2015.
Parking: Underground Parking is available at the Horticulture Building.
Hours: Fri 4-9pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm