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Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake

160 Esplanade Avenue | #3, Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia V0M 1K0, Canada
+1 604-796-5557
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What a Gem!

While playing tourist guide to visiting family, we stopped by this gallery. The owner, Peter Beal... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Leslie W A
,
Chilliwack
via mobile
Excellent Shopping Experience

I was "just looking" and found myself looking at some copper earrings the first time which I bought... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
travel1212181727
,
Canmore, Canada
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CANWEST ART GALLERY on the Lake, now in its fourth year of operation, is located beside the Harrison Beach Hotel, at 160 Esplanade Avenue, in the Village of Harrison Hot Springs. Located 10 steps up from the sidewalk, and wheelchair accessible, it commands an inspiring view of Harrison Lake. Browse in an unpressured and relaxed environment. Every week, something new appears on our shelves! Canwest Art Gallery has earned a solid reputation for featuring the works of nearly fifty Canadian fine artisans. We proudly display water colour impressions by artist, Errol Brimacombe, exquisite bronze animal sculptures by Thomas Schultz, crystalline pottery by Holly McKean, natural wooden boxes by Robert Andrews, to name just a few. In addition, we offer unique blown glass creations, exquisite jewelry, hand-painted silk scarves, gourmet confections, handmade fabric puppets, and the creamiest, freshest fudge in town! Attention is given to displaying only quality items. You will find a truly unique gift for anyone on your shopping list here. Rest for a bit, while you are enjoying a fresh cup of coffee, tea, hot chocolate, or a cold beverage. Find out why so many of our clients return again and again! Get to know Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake in 80 seconds on Youtube
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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160 Esplanade Avenue | #3, Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia V0M 1K0, Canada
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+1 604-796-5557
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

While playing tourist guide to visiting family, we stopped by this gallery. The owner, Peter Beal, is a delight to deal with....full of information and knowledge about the artists he showcases. Something unique for every budget....and fudge too! Whats not to love? Thank you for...More

Thank Leslie W A
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thanks for your recent visit to the gallery, and for your kind feedback. We look forward to seeing you again, in the near future!

Reviewed 21 April 2017

I was "just looking" and found myself looking at some copper earrings the first time which I bought and they're lovely - crafted by Adam Bateman. Went back for a second look the next day and purchased a silver maple box by Robert Andrews. They...More

Thank travel1212181727
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your kind words. It was indeed a pleasure to get to know you, each time you came to the Gallery! We look forward to meeting you again, soon.

Reviewed 20 April 2017

We saved this visit for the last before leaving. They show case many talented artists making it hard to choose the perfect take home gifts and memorials. Very unique carefully chosen pieces at very reasonable prices. The owners are knowledgeable and can tell you a...More

Thank beverlyhewitt
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

We were delighted to serve you! Thanks for your kind words and we hope you enjoy your purchases of Canadian Art. See you again soon....

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great little find. Stumbled upon this gem while visiting Harrison Hot Springs. Helpful gentleman and lady working ?perhaps owner who knows. Bought some Fudge - delicious ! As a young professional and a renter I'm not looking for any fancy art work but really appreciated...More

Thank Kirsty M
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback and visit Kirsty. We are glad you have enjoyed the fudge and the selection of art we are displaying at the gallery. Looking forward to see you again for your next visit to British Columbia.

Reviewed 6 April 2017

Canadian Art treasures ... they may lure you in with some delicious fudge and keep you engaged with some true local hospitality and insights. Love that they feature some local artists and artisans. The summer months are ideal for repeated visits as the hours are...More

Thank Kristy M
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for your kind words and supportive comments Kristy. We hope to see you again at the gallery in a near future.

Reviewed 29 March 2017

Very helpful owner. Found a wonderful one of a kind, BC made, vase at a surpisingly reasonable cost.More

Thank Janice K
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback Janice. Much appreciated. Most of the artists we represent are from BC but we also work with others from different provinces in Canada. As part of our offering we try to offer art pieces or quality gifts starting at very...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017

Could only enjoy this place from the windows, but could see lots of great art. Wish they were open more often so we could have taken a stroll through. We were also attracted by the signs for fudge.More

Thank converge77
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that you did not have the chance to visit the gallery during your stay in Harrison Hot Springs. During winter time, we have limited open hours. Though, as busy season approaches, we will be extending our open...More

Reviewed 9 March 2017

Stepped by just out of curiosity and walked with delicious fudge. I would come here again, just for the fudge... and if finances are ever ideal for me, I would love to invest in some beautiful art from here too!More

Thank LambdaP
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback. Quality matters to us when it comes to proposing fine Art, Gifts or Fudge. We want our customers to enjoy the experience when visiting the gallery. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Yann, co-owner of Canwest Art Gallery on the...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Really friendly owner. Had some great items to look at. Fudge they sold was very, very tasty. Definitely need to buy some if you are near. Several pieces of art that wish I could have afforded.More

Thank Dale F
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

We are glad you have enjoyed your visit in our walls Dale. Fudge is a little treat we propose as an addition to fine art. We work with a great fudge supplier always coming with new and creative flavours (i.e the "Sasquatch" with Chocolate and...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Enjoyed speaking with the owner, very helpful, friendly, knowledgeable. Promoted local BC artists. Relaxed atmosphere. Affordable items. Hope to visit there again.

Thank mjwalker2017
CanwestArtGallery, Owner at Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you for your kind words and feedback. Offering good service is important to us. Friendly we will always be! We hope to see you soon again. Yann Co-owner of Canwest Art Gallery on the Lake

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