Bonavista Art Walk

Bonavista Creative is gearing up once again for the Bonavista Art Walk.  This year we are featuring:

18 Artists; 3 Group Shows ; 5 Authors; 9 Venues!!

No admission charged at any of the venues during the Art Walk event on August 5th. All venues open for viewing Saturday August 6, 10 AM – 5 PM & Sunday, 10 AM – 3 PM. The Ryans Premises charge admission after August 6th. Exhibition at the Ryan’s Premises runs until September 5th.


1. Ryans Premises National Historic Site of Canada, Proprietor Building: Michael Pittman – Grand Falls, NL.   Louise Markus – Pouch Cove, NL.   Boyan Furst – St. John’s, NL.   Deb Wickwire – English Harbour, NL.   Robert McNair – Waterloo, ON.   Cynthia Kremerer – Toronto, ON.   Ron Murphy – Champneys East, NL

2. The Harbour Quarters Inn, Boardroom: Velma Boudreau – Conception Bay South, NL

3. Walkhams Gate Pub & Café: Jerry Mouland – Bonavista, NL

4. The Aleksandrs’ Artistic International Design of Art Group Exhibition – National & International Artists: Hugo Landry – Quebec City, QC

5. Paddy Barry Gallery: Paddy Barry – Bonavista, NL

6. Boreal Diner / Broken Books: Jon Howse – Bonavista, NL

7. Tree Line Fine Art & Craft: Shawn Ohagan – Cornerbrook NL

8. Mame Mouland House: John Hofstetter – Waterloo, ON.   Petra Beeking – Munich, Germany.   Kailey Bryan – St. John’s, NL.   Crystal Fudge – Bonavista, NL.   Clem Curtis – St. John’s NL.   Gerald Vaandering – Pouch Cove, NL.

9. Mockbeggar Plantation Provincial Historic Site, Fish Store: “Trial Run” – College of the North Atlantic, Anna Templeton Centre, Group Exhibition of first year students – St. John’s, NL.   Discovery Collegiate Student Exhibit, Bonavista, NL


*An Evening of Stories Broken Books / Boreal Diner Featuring: Stan Dragland, Paul Dean, Mark Dickson, Anna Swanson, Shannon Webb-Campbell. Free Admission. August 4th at 7:00 PM

Bonavista Just Got Six Times Better …


Six new Bonavista-based businesses are holding their big grand co-opening today. As of June 25th, there’s six new spots making Bonavista better than ever for tourists and locals alike. All of them are located in Bonavista’s downtown core, in beautifully restored historic commercial properties.


Bonavista Just Got Six Times Better …

NTV NEWS – There’s new life in Bonavista – 6 New Businesses Opening

NTV NEWS – There’s new life in Bonavista – 6 New Businesses Opening – June 2016

CBC – There’s new life in Bonavista as six new businesses have a grand opening June 25, 2016


Central Morning Show — CBC Radio — June 24, 2016


Businesses Flocking To Downtown Bonavista

June 20, 2016 | 5:46 am

Six new businesses are opening in the downtown area of Bonavista, thanks to Bonavista Creative and Bonavista Living.

The official grand opening of Boreal Diner, Broken Books, East Coast Glow, Paddy Barry Photography, Sweet Rock Ice Cream, and Tree Line Fine Art & Craft takes place on Saturday June 25th.

The businesses are located in restored commercial properties. The aim of opening the businesses is to enhance the local community.