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Boutique Galerie Kinya Ishikawa

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Great fun looking at hundreds and hundreds of pottery items of all descriptions, from dozens of... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Wooster, Ohio
1001 pots for real!

This was a day trip from Ottawa for this small group of travelers. We went to Val-David expressly... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Great fun looking at hundreds and hundreds of pottery items of all descriptions, from dozens of potters. Set outdoors, you can just wander around until you find just what you are looking for, from small, inexpensive items, to larger pieces, there should be something for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This was a day trip from Ottawa for this small group of travelers. We went to Val-David expressly to view the 1001pots exhibition that runs July through to mid-August. I knew there would be pottery on display and that "1001" might be hyperbole, but there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kathaleen_12
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Apparently, the owner is an old hippy who settle down in Val David, years ago. Every summer he organizes a festival and show cases multiple artists.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Guillaumeleconqueran
Reviewed 14 August 2017

we went this garden twice, you should take your time to visit around, have a rest at Zen tea shop, even talk to Mr. Ishikawa if you are lucky enough to see him, Mr. Ishikawa has the passion not only for his art, but for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Julie-ttzz0213
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Yes yes a special oasis for pottery and for Kinya's special vision. Terrific site. Beautiful reflection and impact in his art. Go there? It's important.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank fredbJ7282KZ
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Climbing up the snow covered walkway we hoped to find some interesting ceramics (I have a thing for clay). The little shop was closed, but a sign directed us up the little hill further to the potter's studio. Everything was blanketed in snow. The path...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Even if you do not come during the well-known 1001 pots that lasts one month during the summer, his boutique is open most of the year. If you can come while there is no snow, his garden are a unique and marvellous experience. Kinya's art...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Galina H
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Unfortunately, we missed a main event here which is an annual exhibition "1001 pots"; and the shop happened to be closed on a day when we came in. But Kinya Ishikawa opened for us his garden. This is a unusual garden of unique design. Space...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

When visiting the Laurentian Mountains north of the City of Montreal, you will find many lovely boutiques, galleries and artisans shops in the picturesque towns and villages throughout the mountains. This is one of them. An accomplished potter, Kinya has made quite a name for...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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