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Friends of the Parkhill Carnegie Gallery is a group of committed North Middlesex residents who wish to preserve the historic Carnegie building at 233 Main Street, Parkhill, Ontario.
The Friends will strive to educate and encourage the citizens of the county in all aspects of the arts by offering demonstrations, classes, showings and small concerts for all ages.

Our Artists

  • Pat Adams (Watercolourist)
  • Morgan Allen (Mixed Media)
  • Christina Archer (Acrylics)
  • Rebecca Bender (Quilter)
  • Benn And Ovens (Artists in Stone)
  • Monica Carter (Glass Artist)
  • Gillian Clarke (Jewelry)
  • Esther Conway (Demin Quilting & Cards)
  • Ruth Cook (Mixed Media)
  • Jennifer Dobinson (Acrylics)
  • Janet McLellan (Acrylics)
  • Colleen Pavlech (Spinner & Weaver)
  • Al Sarachman (Photographer)
  • Art Sheil (Wood Worker & Instrument maker)
  • Janis Lynn Slywchuck (Hand Stitched/Origami Cards)
  • Abe Suderman (Photographer)
  • Suzanne Tagliabracci (Abstract)
  • Mary Margaret Thompson (Photo Cards & Quilting)
  • Laura Wright (Mixed Media)
  • John Ziler (Acrylics)

Artists of the Month

We often have featured artist of the month from surrounding communities.

Our Volunteer Board of Directors

Monica Carter

Ruth E. Cook

Bettie J. Gibbs 

Anne E. Wiersma

Mary I. Clark

Marie Bohm

Bessie E. Baird  

Bill Waters

Emily Campbell ~ Workshop Coordinator

   ~ emilycarnegiegallery@gmail.com 

Since the gallery opened in 2016, the Friends of the Carnegie Gallery have also hosted events and clubs. But since the lockdowns, COVID-19 has made it difficult to have many events. We are hoping to have some of our activities start up again by August 2021.

Events Include

  • Painting classes in acrylics, oils and watercolour
  • Various workshops such as card making, wreath making and glass ornament making
  • Educational workshops
  • Seminars
  • KIDZ Art Club
  • KIDZ Art Camp
  • Ukulele Club
  • Book Readings
  • Concerts that feature vocals, instrumental and comedy
  • Meeting room available
  • Different organizations meet
  • Drop in groups
  • Programs on health issues

Want to join us?!