Category Archives: Craft

Reflections by Brad Copping Photo credit: Brad Copping

Copping, Moore, Eardley

Peterborough is the only place I know where folks drive around town with canoes permanently strapped to the roof of their cars. Our identification with canoes and waterways runs deep. We who live here know well the stippled light of

Reflections by Brad Copping Photo credit: Brad Copping

Copping, Moore, Eardley

Peterborough is the only place I know where folks drive around town with canoes permanently strapped to the roof of their cars. Our identification with canoes and waterways runs deep. We who live here know well the stippled light of

Proximity Fine Art

Proximity Fine Art

It’s a most unlikely location for a gallery – the upper floor of a marina overlooking Stony Lake. Carveth’s Marina is the classic cottage country marina we all know and love, stocked with cottage sundries – ice cream, newspapers, candy

Proximity Fine Art

Proximity Fine Art

It’s a most unlikely location for a gallery – the upper floor of a marina overlooking Stony Lake. Carveth’s Marina is the classic cottage country marina we all know and love, stocked with cottage sundries – ice cream, newspapers, candy

Peterborough Drawmg Club

1st Annual Artspace Book & Zine Fest

Maybe it’s precisely because my parents wouldn’t let me have comic books as a kid that I became such a lover of book arts. For some reason, a well-worn Wonder Woman comic remained the sole literary presence in a rarely used

Peterborough Drawmg Club

1st Annual Artspace Book & Zine Fest

Maybe it’s precisely because my parents wouldn’t let me have comic books as a kid that I became such a lover of book arts. For some reason, a well-worn Wonder Woman comic remained the sole literary presence in a rarely used

Samuel Lowry

The saga of Samuel Lowry’s Jacquard Loom

The story of a Peterborough weaver named Samuel Lowry and the restoration of his Jacquard loom a century after he disappeared is steeped in mystery. Ironically it was the very technology which allowed Lowry to become a successful independent craftsman

Samuel Lowry

The saga of Samuel Lowry’s Jacquard Loom

The story of a Peterborough weaver named Samuel Lowry and the restoration of his Jacquard loom a century after he disappeared is steeped in mystery. Ironically it was the very technology which allowed Lowry to become a successful independent craftsman

Brad Brackenridge with puppet from Lady and the Lapdog

Brad Brackenridge

You might not expect to find a such a compelling, finely-tuned actor in a small town like ours, much less one who also happens to be, of all things, a puppeteer. But, of course this is Peterborough, and we have

Brad Brackenridge with puppet from Lady and the Lapdog

Brad Brackenridge

You might not expect to find a such a compelling, finely-tuned actor in a small town like ours, much less one who also happens to be, of all things, a puppeteer. But, of course this is Peterborough, and we have

Dorothy Caldwell

Dorothy Caldwell

Dorothy Caldwell has long been one of my favourite contemporary artists. She came to Hastings from Philadelphia in the company of a group of back-to-the-landers in the ’70’s because one of them had been on a canoe trip near the

Dorothy Caldwell

Dorothy Caldwell

Dorothy Caldwell has long been one of my favourite contemporary artists. She came to Hastings from Philadelphia in the company of a group of back-to-the-landers in the ’70’s because one of them had been on a canoe trip near the

George Raab: Into the Woods installation

George Raab: Into the Woods

Printmaker George Raab lives in the pretty little town of Millbrook just south of Peterborough, a town with one of everything – one barber, one bank, one pharmacy, a grocery store, a Legion. Also home to 4th Line Theatre, Millbrook

George Raab: Into the Woods installation

George Raab: Into the Woods

Printmaker George Raab lives in the pretty little town of Millbrook just south of Peterborough, a town with one of everything – one barber, one bank, one pharmacy, a grocery store, a Legion. Also home to 4th Line Theatre, Millbrook