August holiday hours

by admin on August 2, 2018

Hello everyone! Please note that our hours are varied for a couple of weeks in August:

August 7 and 8, 10am-4pm

Thursday, August 9, closed

August 10 and 11, 10am-4pm

August 14 and 15, 10am-4pm

Thursday, August 16, closed

August 17 and 18, 10am-4pm

Barb, Lydia and I will be travelling to Manitoba to be with family. Rhonda Abrams will be assisting customers in the store! —Tim Dyck


Durham Arts Fest

by admin on July 9, 2018

July 13 – 14, 2018
Free admission

The Durham Business Improvement Area, in conjunction with The Durham Art Gallery is planning a summer event to promote our local businesses as well as local artists. The date is earmarked for the weekend of July 13 and 14, 2018, from 10am-5pm. Participating businesses (including ours) will host an Artist and their artworks in their storefront business for the two days, and the Artist will be present, promoting and selling their artworks during business hours. The Fest will culminate in a Street Party & Dance on Saturday evening from 5pm -10pm and feature live music by local dance band, Higher FunKtion. For more information, or to apply, please call 519-369-3692.?cá cược bóng đá đổi thưởngArtist Application (PDF)

Arts Fest


Summer is here!

June 22, 2018

With the coming of solstice, a new batch of perspectives, and … details. Over the next couple of days, I will post as many art-y classes and events on our site, under the classes tab. But we also need to let you know about special hours over the summer. Friday, June 29, closing early at […]

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Try a round gallery…

March 27, 2018

Barb and I?went?to?Toronto in February to celebrate the 100+ photos we framed for?Durham artist Tony Luciani. What a space for an amazing show! The Italian Cultural Centre also hosted Barb?as pianist along with poet Susan McMaster?for a special thematic concert. Just putting Durham on the map.—Tim

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cá cược bóng đá đổi thưởngPlease note!

February 26, 2018

The Colour Jar will be closed for one extra day on Tuesday, March 6. We apologize for any inconvenience. We have a good reason, though. You may have heard about Durham visual artist and photographer, Tony Luciani, and his photographs of and with his mother. In keeping with his theme of living with dementia, Barbara […]

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cá cược bóng đá đổi thưởngUpcoming dates!

January 26, 2018

Friday 26 January: Early closing at 5pm (apologies) Friday 2 February: First Friday “Fan the flame” Learn how to paint or draw FIRE! $2/person drop-in 4:30-7:30. Saturday 17 February: Free watercolour day! Try it 10am to 4pm. (Frazzlefest Weekend)

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cá cược bóng đá đổi thưởngChristmas hours

December 24, 2017

Dear art-friends, As we celebrate the beauty of Christmas, we will have slightly altered hours: December 25, 26 and 27, closed December 28, 29 (Thurs-Fri) normal hours: 10 to 5:30 December 30, 10 to 4. Resume normal hours on Jan. 2, 2018.

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cá cược bóng đá đổi thưởngAnalog is the new red

November 30, 2017

Our newest arrival are these fabulous retro Silvine notebooks made in UK. You’ll be inspired to make inky lines in these well-proportioned pads. Some are lined, some are blank; every one for a particular occasion. Stop in to be inspired.

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Why organize your library?

September 27, 2017

By Brenda Lant-Humby, library organizer I’ve always maintained that “a person’s library speaks volumes about them.” Have you ever visited someone’s home who has an extensive book collection? What did their bookshelves look like? Was it impressive or were the shelves unorganized, books lying on top of books, no indication of what was on the […]

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It’s been TEN years!

April 8, 2017

Thanks to all you wonderful folks and a bit of hard work, we’ve survived in Durham: we are still chugging after ten years! What does it take? A willingness to accept challenges outside your zone, a load of experience, and some elbow grease. Please join us for our celebration, Monday May 15. We will serve […]

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