Arts And Culture

Explorers' Edge is home to a thriving arts scene. The area's stunning natural landscape holds an undeniable lure for creative types, and the revered "rocks, lakes and trees" have inspired artists for generations, including Canada's iconic Group of Seven painters, and Tom Thomson in particular. Take a tour of many studios and galleries and experience the works of incredible artists.

Myrhanda, Fine Art & Decor

Have you ever been moved so intensely by the breathtaking beauty of nature? It is this precise feeling that…

Have you ever been moved so intensely by the breathtaking beauty of nature? It is this precise feeling that inspires Myrhanda McKay to paint. Her work reflects the beauty she see around her in…

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Spiral Stained Glass

Spiral Stained Glass is based out of Parry Sound. The artists behind SSG are Cathy Nash and Bonnie Felker.…

Spiral Stained Glass is based out of Parry Sound. The artists behind SSG are Cathy Nash and Bonnie Felker. Their glass creations are available at a number of shows in the area throughout the…

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Jessica Vergeer Studios

Jessica Vergeer is an artist and fashion designer with a studio, gallery and dress shop located in the…

Jessica Vergeer is an artist and fashion designer with a studio, gallery and dress shop located in the heart of downtown Parry Sound. Taken by the natural beauty of the area, Jessica…

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Trilogy of Art

Trilogy of Art is the work of Mary Jane Zissoff, who has been designing and fabricating Custom Glass…

Trilogy of Art is the work of Mary Jane Zissoff, who has been designing and fabricating Custom Glass Art since 1975. She is a proud recipient of the Diamond Jubilee Medal. Please…

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Festival of the Sound

In 1979, a few like minded people got together around a piano and decided that Parry Sound was…

In 1979, a few like minded people got together around a piano and decided that Parry Sound was the perfect place to hold a classical music festival. Since then the Festival of…

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Marc DeGroote

Wildlife artist extraordinaire, this artists’ exceptional talent came to life in 2001. A self taught artist who will…

Wildlife artist extraordinaire, this artists’ exceptional talent came to life in 2001. A self taught artist who will astonish you with the incredible detail achieved in his creations of mixed media, acrylics,…

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Toad Hill Pottery

Barbara Jackson of Toad Hill Pottery has been making functional pottery for over 28 years. Largely self taught, she’ll…

Barbara Jackson of Toad Hill Pottery has been making functional pottery for over 28 years. Largely self taught, she’ll steal ideas from wherever she can find them and make them her own! She…

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Northwinds Pottery

Northwinds Pottery specializes in handmade, functional pottery by Tracy Cates.  All pottery is oven-safe, food-safe and is available…

Northwinds Pottery specializes in handmade, functional pottery by Tracy Cates.  All pottery is oven-safe, food-safe and is available at affordable prices, for everyday use.  A wide range of pottery items are available…

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Muddy Handshake Pottery

Art for everyday use is what Jeff Martens of Muddy Handshake Pottery strives to achieve with the functional pottery that…

Art for everyday use is what Jeff Martens of Muddy Handshake Pottery strives to achieve with the functional pottery that he creates. His pots are purposefully simple. Jeff works with a variety of clay…

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Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts

The Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts is located in Parry Sound and sits on a…

The Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts is located in Parry Sound and sits on a 3.5-acre waterfront site overlooking beautiful Georgian Bay. The centre houses a 480-seat Festival Performance…

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Elizabeth Steinebach – Stained Glass Artisan

Elizabeth Steinebach – Stained Glass Artisan creates original and custom designed stained glass including traditional leaded windows and…

Elizabeth Steinebach – Stained Glass Artisan creates original and custom designed stained glass including traditional leaded windows and doors, copperfoil panels, kiln fired paint, silver stain, enamel, acid etching, dalle de verre;…

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