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Atelier Cotier (Artisans du Sable)

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Part store - Part museum, the sand creations made by local artists are truly amazing to see. That... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Mount Pearl, Canada

Until you visit the place you would not believe as to what you can do with sand. Lamp shade... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
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Discover this one-of-a-kind studio where artists work with different materials to express their passion about their costal living.
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907 Chemin de la Grave, Quebec G4T 9C8, Canada
+1 418-937-2917
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Part store - Part museum, the sand creations made by local artists are truly amazing to see. That said, there is a great variety of gift items at every price range to allow to pick up a treasure to take home for yourself or as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Pauline-Gervais... G, Propriétaire at Atelier Cotier (Artisans du Sable), responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you so much! :)

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Until you visit the place you would not believe as to what you can do with sand. Lamp shade sculpture, the owners and designers are extremely polite

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sylvie M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

You know you like a place when you just can't say no. My wife and I were "just looking" but we fell in love with a lamp and the lampshade and, after much back and forth, we made the leap and bought it. So many...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JCKSaintJohn_Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Don't miss stopping at Artisans du Sable when you are in La Grave! This "Economusée" is situated next to the historic site of La Grave, and is easily accessed by car or foot from there. The space is bright and inviting. There are indoor and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Celesa H
Reviewed 31 July 2016

In all honesty, we happened on this store because we were looking for a washroom. What we FOUND was a beautiful designed showroom, full of the work of Iles' artisans, and a very helpful gallery owner, who was happy to share the story of her...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Patti L
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

This is our second time here. Every time we come to the island, we visit and purchase a new piece. This is art like you haven't seen it before. We highly recommend a visit. The staff are super friendly to all inquiries. Remember you bring...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Maritime_Mike
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Beautiful sand art created by talented artists. I definitely recommend that you visit this spot. I will definitely be back.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 February 2015

I purchased a small, beautiful sand creation in the shape of a moon snail in 2008 and it is still in pristine condition. Not one grain of sand has fallen off. I considered the price to be very reasonable for a unique piece of art...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 10 September 2014

Great store to just peruse. The art works of sand are beautiful but expensive. There are small bottles of sand from all over the world. If you travel to any beach in the world you can send them a sample along with the name of...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

This a really nice place with unique and beautiful products. BUT it's so expansive! Go and take a look but I'm not sure you'll buy something.

Date of experience: August 2014
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Dana C
1 July 2015|
Response from Nancy B |
Hi, do you have any of your sand crafts in stores in PEI?
Dana C
1 July 2015|
Response from Pauline-Gervais... G | Property representative |
Hi Dana! We do paint with natural sands but on lampshades... Take care!
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