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Doug Fraser Art Gallery and Sculptural Garden

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Doug is a self taught artist extraordinaire! He seems to breathe art! His gallery is extended to... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
LOWtravels
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Halifax, Canada
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A treat to the senses.

Doug is a very talented artist and equally talented host. We enjoyed it so much we went back for a... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
H4411DLbrianm
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Yorktown, Virginia
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Doug invites you to visit is working gallery for a Conversation thru Art. Enjoy a walk through his sculptural garden, a tremendous view of the ocean, and of course come into his gallery and see what he is working on. Doug paints in oil canvas and...more
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178 Loch Ban Rd | Nova Scotia, Inverness, Nova Scotia B0E 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Doug is a self taught artist extraordinaire! He seems to breathe art! His gallery is extended to the grounds where natural sculptures amaze and tease the eye. His work is a play on light wind texture and his love for Cape Breton. It is in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Doug is a very talented artist and equally talented host. We enjoyed it so much we went back for a second view. Next time we hope to bring him (his art) home for an extended viewing.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank H4411DLbrianm
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Visited this gallery based on the reviews on tripadvisor. Doug did not disappoint. His paintings truly capture the landscape of Nova Scotia. Doug also has some very unique sculptures on the property that are not for sale but worth viewing. Great place to visit and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Don G
Reviewed November 2, 2017

This is rustic country side and the open air Sculptural studio also has an Art Gallery and the artist is someone who has grown up in this part of Canada and has been able to capture the landscape on canvas and his work is quite...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank farukhS8
Reviewed August 31, 2017

A great tour with Mr. Fraser. The art on the lawn was fascinating and unique. Something we never seen before and we're really glad we took the drive to get there.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank John G
Reviewed August 27, 2017

A stop through Doug's gallery and gardens is time well-spent while in Inverness. His paintings are all inspired by the local area and land, and vary in style and palette quite a bit. Something that will catch everyone's eye. Doug is a wonderfully warm and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank SarahMao
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We had to return to Doug's studio after 1 visit because we couldn't wait to share his beautiful paintings with the rest of our family. Doug's artwork is so beautiful that it's exciting to talk about and share with others. We have a family goal...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Laura W
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Doug is a very passionate artist who is willing to spend his valuable time to walk you through his gallery and gardens. He explained to us his thought process behind each piece, we had a great time.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank BeaversTravelWell
Reviewed June 13, 2016

This is a must when in the area! The gallery is the perfect place to view the art! Doug's art is amazing - you will not be disappointed!

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Linda Ann P
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Doug is a great artist and our visit was wonderful! If you're in the area you need to stop by...no other artist out there like Doug!

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank nitamaclean
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