Sunshine Coast Canada
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Beginners Quilting workshop

Our expert facilitator Stephanie Perrins, owner of Stitch and Bobbin, Gibsons will show you lots of tips and techniques for getting a quilt project started. As part of the workshop, you will get to take home your own FREE quilting project starter kit.

Banditry Cider Apple Festival with Burying Ground

Get ready for a very fun day with great vendors, yummy apple products, apple pressing, orchard photos, pies, pies, pies and awesome music by @theburyingground !

Can’t wait to see our community there and celebrate the orchard in her best season.

qathet region Studio Art Tour

Sat + Sun Aug 28-29, 2021 PLUS by appointment until Sept 5! Join us in the qathet region/Powell River BC for the return of the annual FREE, self-guided Studio Tour- 19 participating open studios and 2 galleries open to you.  Pick up a guide at the Visitor’s Centre or check online on our site.

Hackett Park Arts & Crafts Fair

This juried fair offers the finest works of Sunshine Coast artisans, for whom Hackett Park has been a significant source of revenue for over 30 years. In keeping with our ongoing tradition, the fair will be held on the third weekend of August, to coincide with the popular Festival of the Written Arts.

This year’s event will take place in the upper field of Hackett Park, affording us lots of extra space to spread out and gather safely to support our local artists and artisans. The event will feature live music and entertainment, as well as an assortment of food vendors in a shaded picnic area.

PR – Artique Gallery

A Co-operative Gallery consisting of 30 members with a very wide selection of local original art, fine craft, handmade and art cards for every taste and budget. Safety protocols observed. We run a guest artist program or, if you would like to become a member artist, applications are always welcome. Look for us on Alberni St. just up from Marine Drive. 6820 Alberni St, Powell River, 604.485.4837

Kids Summer Camp: Fun with Collage! with Nadina Tandy

Nadina Tandy will lead a workshop that shares experiments with collage – from eco-experiments, to exploring creating creatures, this will be a fun way to learn skills in collage making, mixed media experiments and playing with performance. Nadina Tandy has extensive experience in varied aspects of art and culture, since 1988. She earned a Fine Arts diploma from Langara College (Vancouver) and studied drawing and painting at Emily Carr University of Art + Design (Vancouver).

Opportunity: Calling for Vendors: Hackett Park Arts and Crafts Fair

Deadline July 30. The Sunshine Coast Arts Council is thrilled to announce the return of the Hackett Park Arts & Crafts fair for 2021. We have been working closely with Vancouver Coastal Health to give our local artisan vendors a safe and exciting opportunity to share their works with our local community.

We are now accepting applications from vendors!

The fair is from August 14-15, 2021, at Hackett Park
Cost of a booth begins at $125

For more info or to fill out an application visit our website sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/hackettpark/

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