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Valley Artisans

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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A must place to visit, excellent quality gifts

Looking for art or gifts? This is a must place to go! Very reasonable prices and a great selection... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Odder, Denmark
Wonderful place!

We stop here a couple of times a year as we travel between Vermont and Minnesota. It's a very... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
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“take turns”(2 reviews)
“pottery”(5 reviews)
The Valley Artisan is a local artisan Co-op that showcases and sells the handmade works of 30 local artists. We have potters, jewelers, fabric artists, painters, sketchers, fiber artists, basket work, leather work, wood workers, photographers and...more
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33373 Highway 17 W, Deep River, Ontario K0J 1P0, Canada
+1 613-584-4483
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Reviewed April 8, 2016

The variety of art at this place is absolutely astonishing. There is pottery, jewelry, woodworking, needlepoint, paintings, and on and on. It really is inspiring. I have been "driving by" this place for years and years wanting to stop but hubby was always in a...More

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Susan F, Guest Relations Manager at Valley Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2016

Hi Johanne! That's too bad about your trailer mishap, but we're so happy that everything worked out for you in the end! What a story of true kismet, thank you for sharing your experience. We hope that you're still enjoying your one of a kind...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Looking for art or gifts? This is a must place to go! Very reasonable prices and a great selection of quality goods. Have visited this place at least fifteen times since we were here from Denmark - since 1976...

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Reviewed August 25, 2018

We stop here a couple of times a year as we travel between Vermont and Minnesota. It's a very comfortable place with beautiful artistic creations. We always end up buying something. The work is exquisite yet affordable. Everything we've purchased has stayed in excellent condition....More

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Reviewed May 5, 2018

The variety and quality of work by local artisans makes this shop truly Canadian. I love the fact that artists in the area have come together to share their talents , support each other and through their own efforts, offer a storefront shopping experience.

Thank 51mother
Reviewed October 14, 2017

What a treat to stop at this great arts/crafts store on our way home with visitors from England. The work was original, top quality and very affordable.

Thank Lorna R
Susan F, Owner at Valley Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

We are so happy to have added to your trip and provided some original Canadian handcrafted one-of -a-kind treasures for your visitors from away!

Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Amazing and unique artwork by local craftspeople. Great pottery, paintings and other types of artwork. A must-see along highway 17.

Thank kboczar
Susan F, Owner at Valley Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2017

Glad that you had a chance to stop in. Thank you for your lovely review of our art, craft and gift store. We are so happy to be a lasting part of the Ottawa Valley Culture; 30 years strong.

Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Valley Artisans is a cooperative operated by about two dozen local craftspeople, whose membership has slowly evolved over its 30 years of operation. They set a very high standard of craft work in wood, pottery, costume jewelry, visual art, fabrics, and glass and it's a...More

Thank mmdeep
Reviewed February 13, 2017

If you are looking for something unique, hand-made and Canadian this is the right place. Run by the artisans and featuring the works of Ottawa Valley inspired nature, this is a great place to buy a gifts for Christmas or something original for a hard-to...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2016

A great place to buy unique gifts for friends and family. Members working here are always friendly and helpful with info on vendors

Thank Sharron M
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Mary Lynn is super nice and sweet!! She is very helpful and knowledgeable on all the different products from all the artisans!! Mary Lynn's work is beautiful, unique and practical!! Be sure to stop in and check out the local artisans!!

Thank GirlyGirlTravels
Reviewed September 9, 2016

The Valley Artisans is worth a stop if you are visiting Deep River or travelling on highway 17. It has lots of beautiful art work -ceramics, handmade wooden bowls, quilting, jewelry, paintings etc. It is a coop so the artisans take turns running the shops....More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Susan F, Owner at Valley Artisans, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2016

We are so glad that you enjoyed stopping in to see what's new and to talk to the Artist on Duty. As the weather cools down and he reaches for that new coffee mug, he will remember the great summer weather we had, topped off...More

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