Monday, November 29, 2010

...in the MAIL and ON THEIR WAY...just in time for HOLIDAY GIVING ...BLING!!!

Check out these amazing little goodies...on their way to the gallery any day now from artist Tara Campbell!!! Can hardly wait!! 






AWESOME Christmas Paintings....that speak frankly....

Yes...Nick Brunt ....amazing artist at Argyle Fine Art speaks the truth for some of us, with these great new paintings. They can be made into prints or cards at your request.

ENJOY the humour...and maybe even relate. There are many more on our website SOON at www.argylefa.com and on our facebook group page NOW at http://www.facebook.com/#!/group.php?gid=2367640788

I'd post more here now...but the darn blogger is posting everything upside down...hmmph....ANYWAY....they are in the real-life at the gallery too..so please drop by and see!




Sunday, November 28, 2010

Look at what's new at the gallery!

Boy, do we have allot of neat things at Argyle Fine Art right now - perfect for your holiday shopping lists or even *gasp* a special art-treat for YOURSELF! We have new coffee stain paintings by Benjamin Allain - in a variety of prices, ranging in price from $20 to $160. Here are just a few teasers from the his collection!











And if you decide to stop by to see Benjamin's paintings, make sure not to miss our little holiday shop in the back of our gallery, bursting with special handmade gifts for every taste and budget. 


Original Cards by Mary Kim!
The Art Shop!
Cards by Yo Rodeo

Ceramics by Marla Benton!
Glassware by Kyla Francis!
Dishrag creatures by Andrea Flockheart!!



Thursday, November 18, 2010

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!!

Hey everyone!  Crystal and I started to get in the spirit of Christmas today and created a shopping zone made up of one-of-a-kind little works of art....and gifties just for everyone on your list. ALSO ...don't forget you can order a personalized card from a number of our gallery artists. It's simple to do: just head to www.argylefa.com and CLICK on the form and start telling us some info. Artists are ready and waiting to stand by!!

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Argyle Fine Art is pleased present  photographer Steve Richard and his recent body of work,“Cloud Busting” this Friday, November 19th from 7 pm to 9 pm. The show will consist of 18 limited-edition black and white photographs which explore the transient nature of beauty as created through the interaction of dust particles and bodies in motion. In addition, Steve Richard is pleased to launch his book of the same name, Cloud Busting, which was printed at Zanardi Press in Maniago, Italy, boasting 128 pages with 73 duotone Black and White images, which will be available for purchase and signing throughout the evening. A great addition to your holiday shopping list! The show continues until December 6th and will be online for viewing once the show has opened at www.aryglefa.com

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

START TO FINISH! Red Spruce Designs!

Start to Finish: The Making of a Red Spruce Carpet at Argyle Fine Art

Please join Red Spruce and Argyle Fine Art for a special exhibit, that will see the award winning gallery transformed into a veritable carpet studio that features new and in progress work from their collections, rug hooking and finishing demonstrations, and an in depth look into how Red Spruce’s signature rugs and carpets are made. “Start to Finish: The Making of a Red Spruce Carpet” will take place at Argyle Fine Art from November 25 until November 27, 2010. A special invitation only preview for members of Halifax’s design community is on Thursday, November 25, 2010 from 4 to 7pm, with the public opening reception on Friday, November 26, 2010 from 7 to 9pm. 

Coffee Spill Drawings!! Get yours on November 20th!

"Based on chance and Rorschach, initially, and then they become bigger
little stories."

Benjamin will be at the gallery from 2pm-4pm to meet you and make your coffee spills on paper into little works of art. His original works range in price depending on size, from $20-$160. He will also have some of his own paper with coffee spills on them, if you have a commission idea in mind...let him know.

...What a perfect way to get a head start on an original work of art....for that person who has everything and loves COFFEE....

See you at the gallery....suppose we should serve coffee, eh?



NEW ARTISTS APPEARING in the gallery NOW: Adrienne Godbout

May we introduce Adrienne Godbout. We have a few works of hers now at the gallery- 
                                                                   COME SEE!



Hey everyone! It's about to get really busy at Argyle Fine Art..just in time for the holidays!!

We have a number of events happening each Saturday in November....and in between too... check out our website for all sorts of deets....at  www.argylefa.com