The Empty Bowls Art Festival is possible because of the following Sponsors:

Bowl Sponsors


ColorMeMine provides us a number of days to paint a bowl making about approx. 200 ceramic bowls to sell at the event.  


sample painted bowl




Mud Sweat & Tears Pottery

Potter Bruce Nyeste makes bowls for our event during the 4 days of Art Market Art and Craft Show in Calgary. We're talking 400 bowls!  Bruce is a talented potter from BC, making functional domestic ware. Thanks Bruce!


Mud Sweat & Tears Pottery

Art Market Art & Craft Show

Organizer Marlene Loney is supporting the 2019 Empty Bowls Arts Festival.  By assisting with promotional space and materials, Marlene is helping us to bring our message to a larger audience. Thanks Marlene and Art Market!


Keith and Joan Fox http://www.calgarycraftedgifts.com/fox.htm


2019 Sponsors, Partners & Contributors

We are so grateful for the following support.

Children's Activies Sponsor

Scotts Canada Limited


Musical Contributors

Al Lukiw
Christine Wigley
Steve Jevne Jr. As High As You Go

Greg McRitchie
East of Main Players 

Soup Donated By

A Fine Balance Catering
Brewsters Brewing Company & Restaurant
Canadian Brewhouse
Main Street BBQ
Original Joe's Restaurant & Bar

State & Main
Pauls Pizza
Smitty’s Restaurant
Swiss Chalet
Tap & Vine
Toad & Turtle
Mr. Mikes


Affordable Septic
Air 106.1 FM
Airdrie City View
Airdrie Echo
Airdrie Food Bank Volunteers
Art Market Art & Craft Show
Artsy Fartsy
Cam Clark Ford
City of Airdrie
DBC Contractors
Haunted Calgary

One Stop Rentals
Steve Arnold
Special Events Rentals
Lowing Media
Traditional Glimpse
The Stitching Bees
Princess Parties by Mimi
Rocky the Raccoon Rockyview School

... and our neighbouring businesses

Bowls By

Mud Sweat & Tears Pottery Mudslide Stoneware (Greg McRitchie)
Pike Studios
VIP Bowl Makers


Be an Event Sponsor!

Would you like to be an Event Sponsors for Empty Bowls Arts Festival? We have various opportunities available.
Contact Christine at 403-948-0063 or events@airdriefoodbank.com for details.

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