ABBEY GARDENS COMMUNITY TRUST
Local Food Hub, Gardens, Educational Programs
1012 Garden Gate Drive, Haliburton, ON
Abbey Gardens is a charitable organization with a mission to re-green a former gravel pit into a community destination that provides recreation, education, ecology, and economic development opportunities for our neighbours to live more sustainably. We have public trails, a two acre vegetable garden, heritage breed animals, our Food Hub retail store, a brewery on site, Into The Blue wood fired pizza trucks, an 18 hole disc golf course, and so much more!
ALLISON BARROW - RAW STROKES
Allison Barrow is an impressionist artist that captures brilliance and bold brush strokes in watercolour. She is an avid plein air painter and her energy speaks to an emotional connection that translates a narrative of calm, sparkle and gratitude through the theme of landscape.
Allison's paintings reflect her vision of life; they evoke extraordinary memories of tradition, celebration
and the simple but exquisite joy of being.
BILJANA WEBB: WHIRLING WISDOM STUDIO
BILJANA WEBB: Whirling Wisdom Studio
SpiralGate of Art and Wellbeing
18378 Hwy 118, Tory Hill, ON
Biljana's visionary paintings portray a soul medicine journey. Place of inter-relatedness and collective
consciousness; with elements of the Natural, divine and cosmic awareness; touch of magical, mystical and poetic. Her extensive CSV includes International recognition.
Other creations: floor murals; children's books; Stained Glass; Hand Drums; Didgeridoos etc.
A certified lead-artist educator that practises transformational multi-disciplinary arts.
The Studio is open year round with ongoing events and host the "FrogHollow Integrative Art Experience".
IG: @ whirling.wisdom.art
CAROLE FINN - OSA, SFCA
Canadian Painter of wild-water, land & animals across Canada
897 Byng Street, Victoria, BC | firstname.lastname@example.org
Online Art Class Schedule at carolefinnartist.com
CORIN FORD FORRESTER
Corin Ford Forrester,
Corin's fine art photography encourages reflection on the beauty and significance of the natural world.
Her process often involves digital blending of multiple images to create unexpected juxtapositions and
patterns. Her work is exhibited at numerous art festivals and her studio near Carnarvon is open for
Tour De Forest in August and Studio Tour Haliburton Highlands in October. She also teaches
photography at the Haliburton School of Art & Design.
Contemporary Fine Art Gallery
123 Maple Avenue, Haliburton Village
A beautiful century home houses the Corner Gallery. Large light-filled rooms provide an outstanding exhibition space that shows fine art in the way it is meant to be seen. Our Exhibitions include local creators, as well as artists from across the province. Our artists are people who live for their art, it is their focus and how they make a living.
WhatsApp - 705-457-8770
Ctrl-ART-Del is an arts collective in Haliburton, Ontario. We produce contemporary theatre, featuring young adults as cast, crew, and audience. We nurture the talents of our community by prioritizing the hiring of local performers and technicians, and by offering theatre workshops for adults wishing to continue their arts education.
Phone Number: 705-457-0519
DEBBIE/GRAHAME WALES: EARTH AND FIRE POTTERY Images
Hand-Crafted, Functional and One-Of-A-Kind Pottery
1234 Crooked House Road, Minden, ON (3 km west of Carnarvon, off Hwy 118)
The Wales family, Grahame, (aka The Hairy Potter), Debbie and daughter Jenn invite you to visit their studio and gallery where they create functional and one-of-a-kind pottery as well as wall art and clay jewellery. Browse their gallery, watch pottery being made and learn a little about the process. Open most days in the summer and year round by chance or appointment. COVID protocols remain in effect.
DOWNTOWN HALIBURTON SCULPTURE EXHIBIT
A joint project of the Haliburton Village BIA and the Haliburton Sculpture Forest
Highland Street, Downtown Haliburton
Jim Blake, Curator | Contact: 705-457-3555
An outdoor exhibition of sculptures of Ontario artists from June through October. The sculptures are installed at sites along Highland Street, the main street of the downtown core of Haliburton Village in Ontario, Canada. Each year we have a new exhibition. The sculptures are for sale. Come wander in Downtown Haliburton. Enjoy the art, the lakeside Head lake Park and the great shops!
DYSART ET AL CULTURAL RESOURCES COMMITTEE
P.O. Box 389, Haliburton, ON
The Dysart et al Municipal Cultural Resources Committee oversees implementation of the Municipal Cultural Plan. It is a tool for economic development which focuses on arts, culture and heritage initiatives. The Committee provides input to Council and provides a forum for local arts, culture and heritage organizations to collaborate and support common goals.
For information visit www.dysartetal.
ELISE MULLER: STONE TREE STUDIO
4547 Muskoka Road 117,
RR#1, Baysville, ON
Stone Tree Studio, near Dorset, is where sculptor Elise Muller and wood worker Cirvan Hamilton create. Cirvan's furniture and Elise's sculpture have won awards. Cirvan also builds interior stairs and timber frames. Elise is also a printmaker and jewellery maker. Please phone ahead for an appointment to see their showroom.
ELIZABETH JOHNSON GALLERY
Elizabeth Johnson Gallery
1009 Clan Mackay Road, Dorset, ON
705 380 1689
Elizabeth Johnson's original oils depict the Algonquin Highlands, primarily Algonquin Park and the area around Dorset where she lives. Her gallery is attached to her pizzeria/bakery (Pizza on Earth) at the corner of hwy #35 and Clan MacKay Road, Dorset. Hours: May- Sept, Thursday - Monday. 9am-8pm. In July and August, the gallery is open every day. For fall hours, check her website, or phone Elizabeth.
GORDON JONES, CSPWC, SCA: WHITE PINE STUDIO
Gord is a watercolour artist. The surrounding landscape in the Haliburton Highlands, Ontario has been a great source of inspiration for most of his paintings - scenes the viewer may recognize from a walk in the woods or a view across the lake. Watercolour allows Gord to transfer the light and shadow to his paintings. He interprets the essence of the subject rather than producing detailed likenesses of actual places.
1198 Oliver Road, Algonquin Highlands, ON
GREG GILLESPIE-MASTER CARVER: NORTHWIND PADDLE AND WOODCARVING
Interpretive Wildfowl Sculpture, Carved and Painted Decorative Birds and Paddles
GWYNNETH HEATON: MAISON MOOSE
Landscapes, Abstracts and Animals in Acrylic
Gwynneth exhibits her paintings at many locations - galleries and local sites - including with the Haliburton Arts Council, Willowdale Group of Artists, and Don Valley Art Club. She paints often from photographs she has taken all over the world - using color to express her love of the scenes in the photos. Her studio, "Maison Moose" is at 1083 Elsie Bay Drive on Horseshoe Lake, and is open by appointment in the summer months.
1083 Elsie Bay Drive on Horseshoe Lake, just 12 minutes from Minden
705-754-2704 / 416-823-4859 -
HALIBURTON CLOTHING CO. : KELI SCHMIDT
Ethical Fashion / Designed and Made in Haliburton
The Haliburton Clothing Co. is an ethical fashion atelier set on a peaceful hilltop south of Haliburton Village. Designer Keli Schmidt's innovative collections for women and men are inspired by the Highlands lifestyle. She loves sharing her creative process with visitors and ensuring you get the perfect fit! Her studio is open most days with hours updated daily on her website; private appointments also available.
1415 Old Donald Road,
HALIBURTON COUNTY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
Community Economic Development
Patti Tallman, Executive Director
The Haliburton County Development Corporation is a local not for profit organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. We offer a variety of services to promote small business growth and community development. Come and see us if you are thinking of starting or expanding a business, need financing, or looking for information about our community. Whether you are for profit or not for profit, HCDC is here to help.
PO Box 210,
235 Highland St., 2nd Floor,
HALIBURTON COUNTY FOLK SOCIETY Images
Helping to build a community of music in the Haliburton Highlands and beyond
The Haliburton County Folk Society strives to foster an appreciation of and participation in folk music
by promoting and supporting folk and acoustic roots music, promoting all forms of music; bringing
performers and audiences together; providing opportunities for local and travelling performers;
encouraging young artists and musicians; providing creative and financial support for music initiatives;
and partnering with other organizations to develop and promote the Highlands. HCFS is an initiative of
Haliburton County Community Cooperative.
HALIBURTON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY Images
Branches to Serve You Across Haliburton County
Service points in Cardi?, Dorset, Dysart, Gooderham, Highland Grove, Minden Hills, Stanhope and Wilberforce. Borrow books, audiobooks, DVDs, magazines and more! Free public access Internet and wi?. Quality programming and events for all ages.? Please visit our website for details.
78 Maple Avenue,
HALIBURTON FRAMING & PHOTO
Custom framing services, photography, media services, glass & mat cutting, passport/ID photos and so
much more in the heart of Haliburton.
Haliburton Framing & Photo
177 Highland St. Unit 1, Haliburton
HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS ARTS CENTRE FOUNDATION
Charitable foundation with a mission to establish a purpose-built arts centre in the Haliburton Highlands.
To support a new home for the arts, please visit our website.
HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The Voice of Business
195 Highland Street, Suite L1 Box 670, Haliburton, ON
The voice of business in the Haliburton Highlands dedicated to strengthening the community through business support services.
HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION
A Foundation for the Health of the Highlands
Melanie Klodt Wong, Executive Director
A registered Canadian charity supporting hospital and healthcare facilities in Haliburton County for capital projects, equipment, and community support services.
7199 Gelert Road, PO Box 1413,
HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS LAND TRUST
A non-profit, non-governmental, registered environmental charity whose mission is to protect the natural heritage of Haliburton County for future generations.
The Haliburton Highlands Land Trust (HHLT) is your independent, non-government community resource organization for land and water protection. HHLT owns, manages and protects 5 properties totaling 1,200 acres of forest, wetlands and open areas. Our mission is to protect land, water and natural heritage within Haliburton County for future generations. We welcome you to take 5 in nature and enjoy our year round hiking trails at both Barnum Creek Nature Reserve and Dahl Forest.
739 Mountain Street, Box 1478,
HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS MUSEUM
66 Museum Road, Box 389, Haliburton, ON
(Glebe Park, Bayshore Road off Hwy. 118)
The Haliburton Highlands Museum o?ers visitors a fascinating look into the past through our extensive facilities. Our Main Gallery building is open year-round and features thematic exhibits depicting the history of Haliburton and other areas of the Municipality of Dysart et al. Other attractions include Reid House, a former village home dating from 1882, and our log farmstead, featuring a variety of buildings dating from the 1870�s and relocated to our current site in Glebe Park. Reid House is open spring through fall, while the farmstead is open during the summer months.
Please visit our website for further details on our opening hours: www.haliburtonhighlandsmuseum.com
HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS TOURISM INFORMATION
The Haliburton Highlands is a rich region full of arts, culture, food & outdoor adventure. Whether you�re an active family looking to be busy all day or newlyweds looking for a quiet getaway � this is the place for you. With some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world, you�ll want to keep coming back for more. Visit us on social media at:
#MyHaliburtonHighlands or at www.myhaliburtonhighlands.com
HALIBURTON SCHOOL OF ART + DESIGN, FLEMING COLLEGE
HALIBURTON SCHOOL OF ART + DESIGN, FLEMING COLLEGE 297 College Drive (off Industrial Park
Road), Haliburton, ON 705-457-1680 or 866-353-6464 ext. 4 | email@example.com
We believe in the makers, artists, designers and dreamers. Discover a place where creativity is explored, challenged and nurtured. Escape to cottage country in the spring or summer and spend a day or a week immersed in creative energy.
selecting from a huge range of opportunities
working with instructors who are also practicing studio artists
free art talks and professional entertainment
self-guided walkabout tours
the Haliburton Sculpture Forest - right outside the doors of the campus
the inspiring landscape of the Haliburton Highlands Leaders in Art + Design Education.
We think differently about art and design education in our full-time program.
Accelerated programs are integrated to provide innovative ways for students to experience the connection between art practices; between art and design studies. Certificates, diplomas and graduate studies are all available. Specialised Art Certificates Artist Blacksmith � Ceramics � Digital Image
Design - Drawing and Painting � Fibre Arts � Glassblowing � Jewellery Essentials � Photo Arts �
These certificates are offered as stand-alone programs as well as in conjunction with our Visual and
Creative Arts and Integrated Design diplomas. Choose any one art certificate to complete your diploma
in just 3 semesters. For more information please see our display ad on the back cover or visit
HALIBURTON SCULPTURE FOREST
Glebe Park, Village of Haliburton
297 College Drive, Haliburton, ON
Come for a walk along forest trails in Glebe Park near the village of Haliburton and see an incredible collection of sculptures. Entrance is free. Donations are welcome. Dogs on a leash are welcome. Free guided tours available July & August. Tues: 10:00-11:30.
For paid guided tours at other times contact www.yoursoudoors.ca
Trails are open every day for walking, (and snowshoeing and cross-country skiing in winter). Trail fee for XC skiing. Follow signs to Glebe Park, the Haliburton Highlands Museum or Fleming College Campus. Maps and information are available at the entrance to the Sculpture Forest or on-line at: www.haliburtonsculptureforest.ca
HALLS ISLAND ARTIST RESIDENCY
An artists' island retreat in Haliburton County
Halls Island Artist Residency is open to artists in all disciplines. Located on Koshlong Lake, the residency island is off-grid with limited solar resources: perfect for leaving distractions behind and focusing on a creative practice. Artists who understand the ecological sensitivity of an island property will value the simple accommodations and breathtaking landscape that surround the residency. We have hosted artists from across Canada along with international artists.
Part of the Haliburton County Community Co-operative, for information and to apply:
HARVEY WALKER: BOATHOUSE STUDIO Images
Harvey Walker's oil paintings instill a connection to the land. He can often be found road or riverside,
capturing the beauty of the Highlands year round on site. He participates in solo and group shows,
including the The Studio Tour - Haliburton Highlands and the Lake Scugog Studio Tour.
When not painting, he teaches regular classes and workshops at Boathouse Studio. Open by chance or
1162 Peterson Road,
HIGHLAND WIND STUDIO: CHUCK LEWIS
Oil Paintings and Sepia and India Ink Drawings
1524 Ursa Road, Gooderham, ON - 647-393-2498 / 705-447-2245
Chuck's artistry features landscapes in oils and in detailed ink drawings of nature and historic sites in local scenes in the Highlands as well as national and international settings experienced during his extensive foreign travels. His work has been published locally in Artists of Algonquin and Artists of the Highlands and is displayed in private collections in Canada and internationally. Chuck's studio and gallery, Highland Wind Studio, is open year-round by appointment and enjoyed by chance. Commissions are welcomed.
HIGHLANDS EAST ANNUAL STUDIO TOUR
Highlands East 21st Annual Studio Tour
August 12,13 and 19, 20th, 2023
Discover the Artists & Artisans of Highlands East!
705-448-2868 | firstname.lastname@example.org
A quality studio tour of fine arts and crafts amidst the breathtaking scenery and quaint communities of Irondale, Gooderham, Tory Hill, Wilberforce, Harcourt and Highland Grove. Step inside each studio to view the demos and creative works of art inspired by the beautiful lakes and hills of Highlands East. This is the 21st anniversary for the tour. | www.highlandseastartour.com
HIGHLANDS OPERA STUDIO
Professional Opera Training, Community Events, Concerts & Operatic Performances
Valerie Kuinka & Richard Margison, Artistic Directors
Box 1440, Haliburton, ON
Tickets & Administration (Toll-free): 1-855-455-5533
Highlands Opera Studio, operating out of the town of Haliburton, was established in 2007 by internationally acclaimed Canadian tenor, Richard Margison, O.C. and Canadian stage director & professional violist, Valerie Kuinka, as an advanced professional training program for 20-25 emerging professional operatic artists who attend the 5-week professional program FREE OF CHARGE. During July & August, outreach events, and fully-staged operas are presented. Community voice lessons are also available.
Follow HOS on (@HighlandsOpera) & (@HighlandsOperaStudio). For tickets call 1-855-455-5533. For full season calendar, more info, and to purchase tickets online, visit www.highlandsoperastudio.com