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Sunset Art Gallery

15856 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-224-1831
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great place for area folk art

My favourite place in the Maritimes for folk art, mainly because most of it is by the resident... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
fisher_eye_lens
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Campbell River, Canada
Fun Folk Art

features Wm. D. Roach's whimsical works, and serves as a nice introduction to others woodcarvers... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
andreakimkey
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Cold Spring, New York
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  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
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“frog pond” (6 reviews)
“wood carvings” (3 reviews)
“one of a kind” (3 reviews)
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15856 Cabot Trail, Cheticamp, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favourite place in the Maritimes for folk art, mainly because most of it is by the resident artist who has joy and fun bursting from his creations. Gallery also offers work of other good artists

Thank fisher_eye_lens
Reviewed 5 October 2017

features Wm. D. Roach's whimsical works, and serves as a nice introduction to others woodcarvers and crafters in the area - so some terrific hooked rugs, carving boards, slippers, etc also adorn the little bright space - plus too is that it's directly next to...More

Thank andreakimkey
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Unique wood carvings by several local artists with the added bonus of being next door to the best espresso place in Cheticamp..

Thank Naarden
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This gallery is fairly small, but they have some very vibrant folk art wood carvings. The store also has some notecards, rug hooking, and a few other local crafts that you can purchase.

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Worth the stop to see all of the unique and entertaining sculptures inside! There's a great little cafe (The Frog Pond) at the same location as well 😊

Thank cb_gurl110
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Our first stop of the day on a recent trip around the Cabot Trail was at the Sunset Art Gallery where legendary folk artist William Roach and his family run a gallery and coffee shop. I first came across Bill over 25 years ago when...More

Thank maritimeexplorer
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to find unique pieces of folk art. William D. Roach is one of a kind and has a rare talent that brings his carvings to life! In the pic is my all time favourite.

Thank WJFraser
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Very interesting folk art, in a lovely setting. Lots of great stuff to look at, and owners/artists are on site and happy to talk about their craft.

Thank Patti C
Reviewed 9 August 2015

I loved the paintings and carvings at the Sunset Art Gallery. The use of colour and the sense of fun that comes through the different pieces takes my breath away. The Sunset Art Gallery is a "must see" on the Cabot Trail.

Thank Kathy A
Reviewed 7 July 2015

This is such a fun little gallery to visit. The folk art is very creative and quite whimsical! There is also a nice little cafe attached to the gallery. Definitely worth a stop to visit.

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