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Evanescence Gallery

Closed Now: 12:00 - 16:00
Open today: 12:00 - 16:00
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Friendly, personalized service

My sister and I popped in to this lovely art boutique where I purchased a Daniel Maxwell canoe on... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
denidill
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Calgary, Canada
via mobile
unique local art & gifts

caring knowledgeable staff, interesting items, wide variety, good vibe, located downtown, just up... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
joaharris
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High River, Canada
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61 8 Ave SE, High River, Alberta T1V 1E8, Canada
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Unique items inside. Enjoyed looking around. Friendly staff. Great heatable wheat bags, perfect for gifts.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

My sister and I popped in to this lovely art boutique where I purchased a Daniel Maxwell canoe on lake dip tray set. I have been in before and the owner, Arlene, is the wonderful proprietor of this unique space in High River. It is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank denidill
Reviewed 10 July 2017

caring knowledgeable staff, interesting items, wide variety, good vibe, located downtown, just up the street from maggies- heartland movie set! showcases many local artists. really worth a visit

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank joaharris
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Enjoyed the unique items in the store -- especially interested in the purses and wallets they had which were very different in design and well made.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Wadenian
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This great little store in High River offers some art by local artists along with other unique items including soaps, handbags etc. Art classes for varying ages and skills are also offered here so a great place for a budding new artist or for you...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Unicorn2012
Reviewed 3 June 2015

You have to stop by this place in High River.Its a beautiful art galley featuring art works of may artists, along with jewelry, scarfs & my favorite Blank greeting cards. If that's not what your looking for, try the pottery by Steven Evans I have...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Yousrajomha
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Evanescence Gallery is a beautiful shop. The owner Arlene Westen-Evans gave us a tour of her shop and told us about the artists who were displaying and selling their art. She was very pleasant in telling us her plans for the future for art classes...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Bettymac2014
Reviewed 26 October 2014

For a small town, this Art store has become out pif the unknown, off the beaten track of what used to be main street, This gal has a wonderful selection of art supplies, gifts made by locals, also has on going classes. Try it out...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank yetiman508
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Evanescence Gallery is a gem, whether visiting the town of High River as a tourist, or as a local. The owner, Arlene, is a knowledgeable curator or all original work of Canadian artists and artisans. Something can be found to fit all budgets and if...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank fenlwebb
Reviewed 28 May 2014

The spirit of High River renewal is best exemplified by the Evanescence Gallery. Devasted by last year's flood, this gallery is again a must go to destination in High River. The collection has a wide selection of original works from Canadian artists & artisans. Gifts...More

Date of experience: May 2014
4  Thank jerseygirl4491
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