Indigo Art Gallery

Photo credit: © Indigo Art Gallery
 

A display of work created by Marie Frederick can be seen at Indigo, which is located right next to the cottage where she feels inspired to create her work. Although she was born in Normandy and studied art throughout Europe and in North Africa, she has managed to capture something about the nature of the island in her paintings that even locals have been captivated by.

Ms. Frederick's works are made with pen and ink, water color, acrylic paint, and oil pastels -- whatever moves her with regard to a particular piece. When you come and visit, not only will you be able to browse her works, but also purchase some of her fresh juice, rum punch, coffee, and bush teas for you to sip sitting down on a driftwood chair and watch the birds flying over the canopy.

Getting There

Located on the northern side of the island of Dominica, Indigo Art Gallery is found within Indigo Tree Cottage, and happily welcomes local customers and travelers who are exploring and browsing shops on this part of the island or nearby. Even if you aren't staying nearby, you should think about stopping by. In case you're wondering, Portsmouth is a short distance away to the west.

What's Nearby

If you're hoping to do a lot of comparison shopping, you're probably out of luck -- but you could consider dropping by one of the other interesting shops that are fairly close, like Ti Kai Crafts. It's located just 2.2 miles from Indigo Art Gallery, so it would be easy to visit them as well. Be sure to check out the table below to get a feel for a wider array of shopping venues within reach of this retailer.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
Picard Food Pavillion Shopping Center 2.7 mi. South West
Mee-Kee-Dee's Women's Clothing and Accessories Store -- --
IGA Supermarket Grocery Store 2.6 mi. South West
Duverney's Supermarket Grocery Store -- --
Tina's Grocery Grocery Store 2.3 mi. West-Southwest

When you are finished looking around the stores, there are still opportunities for additional things to do in the vicinity. If going to a nature tourism service sounds fun, you'll very likely enjoy Cobra Tours.

Hours

Between the first of December and the first of May the gallery is open Sunday through Wednesday from noon to 4:00 p.m. They also have open houses on the first and third Thursday of each month from noon to 6:00 p.m.

Cost

The cost to view the gallery is $20(USD) per person. This includes a snack and drink, and some time spent with the artist. If you decide to make a purchase, you'll receive $10(USD) of the fee returned to you.

Contact Information

Location: Dominica

Phone: (767) 445-3486

Secondary Phone: (767) 276-0402

Website: http://mariefrederickgallery.com/

Email: marieindigo@gmail.com

 

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