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Great venue

Love to see all the different arts and crafts - wish they would bring in newer products - not... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Lily-TO
Great place to see local art

lots of good paintings, photos, wood-turning and pottery here. My wife bought a piece of wearable... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
John W
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We feature the work of 42 local member artists and artisans as well as hosting monthly guest artists and exhibitions in the Legacy Gallery. Media represented are ceramics, glass, jewellery, metal, painting, photography, stamp collage, textiles, wood...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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942 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 2H6, Canada
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+1 519-371-0479
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Love to see all the different arts and crafts - wish they would bring in newer products - not enough new pieces on display, especially if you visit monthlyMore

Thank Lily-TO
OSArtistsCo-op, Manager at Owen Sound Artists' Co-op, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks for your review and comments Lily. We try to keep things fresh with our guest artist program, which allows 4 new non members to exhibit monthly, our Legacy Gallery, which changes shows 12 times per year, and encouraging our 45 members to bring in...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018

lots of good paintings, photos, wood-turning and pottery here. My wife bought a piece of wearable art and loves it. Excellent staff and a great pastry bar at the back that serves beer and wine as well as coffee.More

Thank John W
OSArtistsCo-op, Manager at Owen Sound Artists' Co-op, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you so much for your fabulous review! Customer service is very important to us, we consider it advertising! And you sure can't beat Birgit's pastries and sandwiches, it is great to be able to wash them down with a beer, cider or wine! We...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Over 40 local artists show their works - from paintings and pottery to jewelery and candles and all arts and crafts in between - a great place to pick up a birthday gift or the new colorful addition for your living room wall...get the real...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

A great selection of local arts and crafts and interesting gift items. Helpful staff and a cafe to boot. Definitely worth a visit if in downtown Owen Sound.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Many many works of art ,from lots of different artist , as well as crafts , both old and new , lots to look at here... also a cafe at the back . check this place out

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This shop has a large variety of high quality items from local artists ranging from jewelry to paintings. Prices are very reasonable and the staff is outstanding. It is the first place I go for birthday, anniversary and Christmas gifts and I'm never disappointed. I...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I were venturing around downtown Owen Sound and came across this. We love local artwork wherever we go and thought it would be fun to check out the talents of Owen Sound and area. We were not disappointed. Beautiful artwork in all...More

Thank Baracuda96
OSArtistsCo-op, Manager at Owen Sound Artists' Co-op, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you so much for your great review. We are so happy in our new location in the Historic McKay Building. Next time you visit plan on staying for lunch in Birgit's Pastry Cafe, all her food is made from scratch and unlike anything else...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Just found this gem this last weekend. It is amazing. This is an awesome opportunity for local artist to show off all their talents. They everything from paintings, pottery, sculptures, and jewellery. The art is beautiful, love supporting our local artist.

Thank whatifnothing
OSArtistsCo-op, Manager at Owen Sound Artists' Co-op, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We are all so proud of our new location. We look forward to many years showcasing the grand artistic talent in Grey and Bruce!

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Wonderful selection of local artwork to admire and purchase. Was interesting talking with two of the artists to hear about the history of the building, and local attractions. Come ready to buy!

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 13 March 2017

What's not to love about an art gallery, gift shop, and cafe all located in a beautiful heritage building? The Artist's Co-op moved from a smaller building to this big renovated space in the old McKay Building on 2nd Ave East (main street) a year...More

Thank gremlin56
OSArtistsCo-op, Manager at Owen Sound Artists' Co-op, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

I agree, it is often just nice to wander through our large space and absorb the talent!

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