Lory MacDonald

Lory unveils The Artists' House—a 1.5-acre haven nestled in the heart of Nottawa, ON. This sanctuary promises a holistic experience for all creatives and art enthusiasts alike. From workshops that unlock creative boundaries to artist residencies that nurture talent, The Artists' House is a haven where inspiration blossoms. Picture a park-like setting, gardens that whisper tales of tranquility, and an artistic home exuding rustic charm. The Artists' House is not just a place; it's an experience—a retreat for the soul, a canvas for the mind, and a sanctuary for the artist in each of us.

Meet the extraordinary and visionary Canadian artist, Lory MacDonald, whose life has been a tapestry of creativity, community, and boundless passion for the arts. Born in the enchanting realm of Toronto Island, Lory's journey has been a testament to the transformative power of art, community and an unwavering commitment to fostering artistic expression. At the helm of her artistic endeavours, Lory has curated thriving businesses that champion community artists and elevate the Canadian art scene. The architect behind the success of Artfest Ontario, Artfest Kingston, Artfest Toronto at the Historic Distillery District, the Artist's Advantage, and the Magic of Children in the Arts, Lory has become a beacon for aspiring artists, carving a path for them to flourish in the world of creativity.