Brushes On Fire

Gateway To the Arts Co-operative

151 Main Street West

North Bay, ON

In-person Kids Painting Performance Visual arts Youth & teens

Brushes On Fire is a speed painting battle between local artists in a 2-round live painting event. It will feature 8 adult and 8 youth painters who will each complete a canvas in 20-minutes in front of a live audience. The audience will vote and the top 4 in each round will paint again for the title position and bragging rights. We will crown one youth and one adult champion based on audience votes. Each painting will be offered for auction at the end of the evening. Visit for information on how to become a Brushes On Fire competitor. Doors open to spectators at 5:45PM. Light refreshments will be available for purchase.

Sat 23 Oct
5:45 PM – 11:00 PM

Gateway to the Arts Website

This event is free and will be accepting optional pay-what-you-may donations for admission.

Organized by

Gateway To the Arts

Gateway To the Arts Co-operative is an artists co-operative in downtown North Bay which works with new and emerging artists as well as experienced artists to provide workshops, events, gallery and workshop space and more.


151 Main Street West

North Bay, ON

Event Contact

Karrie Emms




This event is wheelchair accessible, and has gender-neutral washrooms.