No matter the time of year, there is always something happening in Penticton. Home to over 30 annual major events and festivals, there is a variety to experience from cultural showcases, world-class sporting events, beer and wine festivals, live entertainment, seasonal fairs and so much more. Check out the events list below.
Hope Blooms Pottery Demos at Leir House
- Sat • July 10, 2021 • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
- Sat • July 17, 2021 • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
- Sat • July 24, 2021 • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Hope Blooms Demo Saturdays in July
These events are part of the Penticton Arts Council’s Art Matter Program and the Penticton Potters’ Guild’s Hope Blooms exhibition.
July 10th, 11am – 1pm: Cat Sculpture Demo with Bobi McMillan
Come meet Bobi McMillan and see how to hand build Cats with clay. Learn about her process for glazing and cold finishing. Bobi McMillian is a local Potter and Artist displaying her work in the Okanagan.
July 17th, 11am – 1pm: Press Plates Demo with Jane Merritt
Join Jane Merritt from Peace Pottery as she demos her methods for making Press Plates. Jane is a local Potter who explores both hand building and wheel throwing to develop her own personal style.
July 24th, 11am – 3pm: Throwing Wheel Demo with Linda, Steve, and Gail
Stop in and see Linda Grant, Steve Palmer and Gail d’Aoust as they work on the wheel outside in the courtyard. With many years of experience with the Guild, they have shared their knowledge with others.