FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Tumbleweed?
The Tumbleweed Gallery is an artist run gallery, in the heart of the Okanagan. We specialize in contemporary art, from artists based in the South Okanagan.

Where is the Tumbleweed Gallery?
The Tumbleweed is at 452 Main Street, Penticton (Map)

When is the Gallery open?
The Tumbleweed is open Tuesday to Saturday (from 10am to 5pm)
Did you know? You can find a Tumbleweed Artist in attendance at the gallery every Saturday!

Which Artists are at the Gallery?
There are currently eight members artists at the Tumbleweed. The members artists are:

  • Liz Marshall
  • Susan McCarrell
  • Carol Munro
  • Jenny Long
  • Kirsten Robertson
  • Jessie Dunlop
  • Jan Little
  • Vikki Drummond

I am in love with a piece, but can’t afford it right now?
We accept deposits, so can hold a piece until you are ready.
Lay away is also an option (and we can set up a system of small installments over the year, or next few months, depending on your needs).

Are there prints available?
Some artists have prints, or may be having some made in the near future. If you are interested just ask one of the artists.

When is the next Art Show?

We have two exhibits each year, with art being added and changed regularly! To learn more check out the events page, or sign up for the Tumbleweed mailing list.


Extra Details & Services Offered

The Art Rental Program
Enjoy original Okanagan art at reasonable prices.
Includes complimentary art consultation, to ensure that the art compliments you completely.

Change artworks as often as you like, so your home always stays fresh and exciting.

Art is available in all media and sizes, ranging in subject matter from traditional landscapes to abstract.

If you fall in love with a piece and do not want to give it back, there are opportunities to purchase your favourite pieces or commission new ones from the Tumbleweed Member Artists.

The Gift Registry

Make a Wishlist of your favourite artists and artworks, or add Tumbleweed to your Gift Registry List (perfect for unique Wedding Gifts, or to mark a special Anniversary).

Your friends and family are able to visit, and the artists will show your guests which artworks you admire. They can purchase on your behalf, or make a payment towards the artwork.

Your guests are happy, as they do not have to worry about choosing a gift you will like, you are happy because you have a new and unique work of art to adorn your walls.

The Layaway Program

Have you fallen in love with an artwork, but your budget is a little tight?

You are in luck. Tumbleweed is pleased to offer a Lay-away Program, so you can make small (interest free) payments to suit your budget and your life