Avenue Arts Marketplace & Theatre

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Place Category: Canton Arts District, Shops & Boutiques, Art & Handmade Shops, and Specialty Shops

  • Profile

    Avenue Arts Marketplace and Theatre, formerly Second April Galerie, includes a central gallery area featuring art and jewelry by local artists, plus multiple individual artist studios/galleries throughout the two-story gallery. Avenue Arts features handcrafted items perfect for unique gift-giving. Plus, many artists create their wares in-residence so visitors may have the opportunity to meet and talk with artisans about their craft. Avenue Arts also features The Kathleen Howland Theatre on its lower level. Parking is available in the lot at Cleveland and 4th at the “Gallery Parking Only” signs.

    Studios & Shops inside Avenue Arts include:


    Alexander Studio
    A wonderful illustrator of animals with art located inside of Avenue Arts and Theater in downtown Canton, Ohio.

    Art of Efy
    Efy McDonnell, contemplative fine arts photographer and published author, has traveled the country speaking on the Transformative Journey. She is a Spiritual Director to others who are seeking such a path.

    BZTAT Studios
    A gallery of art work for children and kids of all ages. Beautiful paintings of cats, dogs and other pets in a simple yet beautiful style. Very enjoyable gallery inside the Avenue Arts. (330) 371-3150

    Canton Cloth Company
    A market place for city and cultural advancement, custom designed apparel on a ultra soft tri-blend T-Shirt. (330) 313-5261

    The Color Shoppe
    Our specialty is being able to colorize many of our stock images to match your decor, either by coordinating with your wall color or a swatch of upholstery or drapery fabric.

    DW Downtown
    DW Downtown is the studio and gallery of artist Doug Tennant, located at 2nd April Galerie in Canton, OH. Welcome to Doug’s World, featuring fine art, sculpture, and guest artists, too.

    Heather Bullach Art
    Beautiful portrait paintings by brilliant artist Heather Bullach Art found inside Avenue Arts and Theater.

    JLC Designs
    Creating unique handmade jewelry using mixed metals, gemstones, glass, crystal and found objects. We draw inspiration from nature and today’s fashion trends but, mostly from our imaginations.

    Michele Waalkes Arts
    Micheleʼs current work seeks to push the scope of her photography by transferring it onto fabric, wood, aluminum, and other surfaces. She frequently manipulates, embellishes, and/or layers her photos to create contemplative pieces. Her work has been exhibited in various regional and national venues as well as in Italy. (330) 313-0556

    Redbud Suds Soap Company
    We handcraft one-of-a-kind shower bars for adventurers who want to cut the clutter and chemicals from their routines. Our bars are designed to cleanse and condition your hair, but can be used for your whole body. They’re made with ingredients you can pronounce, like coconut oil, olive oil, fair trade shea butter, castor oil, and essential oils.

    Skylark Bruce – local writer and poet.
    Wonderful local writer and poet who’s works are available at Avenue Arts and Theater.

    Wood Wonders
    Wood art and custom designs located in the Second April Annex. (330) 412-1788

    Writing Knights
    Wonderful group of collaborative writers and poets who’s published books are available at Avenue Arts and Theater.