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Nov
2
Fri
Laura Dutton: Nearness To or Distance From @ Deluge Contemporary Art
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm
Laura Dutton: Nearness To or Distance From @ Deluge Contemporary Art

A series of abstracted, candid portraits of tourists visiting the Grand Canyon. These individuals were standing about a kilometre away on an adjacent cliff, unaware that their imprint—however ghostly and lacking in detail—was making its way into my camera.

Nov
14
Wed
Gifts and Wishes @ Coast Collective Gallery & Art Centre
Nov 14 – Dec 23 all day
Gifts and Wishes @ Coast Collective Gallery & Art Centre

The Coast Collective is pleased to host the 11th annual Gifts and Wishes holiday showcase of art and fine craft perfect for gift-giving. The gallery space will transform into a fabulous gift shop filled with unique handcrafted pieces.

Nov
15
Thu
Sole Train to the Night Market
Nov 15 @ 10:00 am – Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm
Sole Train to the Night Market

Are you passionate about shoes? If the shoe fits come to our stunning collection by 30 artists of shoes in art- Sole Train.to the NIght market at 566 Johnson Street

Opening reception at 7pm Nov.15 with performance by Suddenly Dance, Karen White, Rick van Krugel and Linda Rogers and shoe stories painted, sculpted, printed and photographed by 30 artists and poets.

An amazing collection of shoe art by:

Jack Adamson, April Bending, Eva Campbell, Rose Cowles,
Doug Lafortune, Michael Lewis, Bettina Matzkuhn, Carol Rae,
Dale Roberts, Keefer Rogers, Ray St. Arnaud, Jean Taylor, Sidney Bending
2 Clamorous Rooks = Pat Wilkes/ Janice Brown, Rick van Krugel,
Victor Bosson, bill bissett, Tony Bounsall, Carollyne Yardley,
Rande Cook, Dylan Thomas, Dawn Pearcey, Roberta Pyx Sutherland,
Cathy Lee, Miles Lowry, Nancy Slaght, Charles MacGregor,Mary-Ellen Threadkell, Sofee Rogers and Trish Shwart
Listen to the train coming down the track, the sound of a hundred shoes with a hundred stories.Something for everyone.

Nov
18
Sun
Nautical Chart Art Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Nov 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Nautical Chart Art Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Come re-purpose outdated, local, nautical charts into works of art this fall! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of creating chart art using origami and iris folding techniques, and framing your piece in a beautiful shadow box for you to easily hang at home. Listen to tales of early explorers as you work, and learn how their cartography impacted the development of British Columbia.

Nov
21
Wed
Dixie MacUisdin: For the Love of Trees @ Coast Collective Gallery & Art Centre
Nov 21 – Dec 2 all day
Dixie MacUisdin: For the Love of Trees @ Coast Collective Gallery & Art Centre

Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Sunday from 11am – 5pm
Meet the Artists Reception: Sunday, November 25, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

A solo exhibition of artwork by Dixie MacUisdin

Paintings, poems, and musings about trees. Dixie will be demoing on-site from noon to 5:00pm on November 23 & November 30.

Nov
24
Sat
Nautical Wreath Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm – Dec 22 @ 4:00 pm
Nautical Wreath Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Get ready for the holidays, while learning a thing or two about knots! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of transitioning a single piece of rope into a beautiful holiday wreath. Your ticket includes admission to the Maritime Museum of BC (valid for 24 hours), and all materials are provided, including ribbon and decorations.

This workshop runs every Saturday, November 24 to December 22, from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Please feel free to contact The Maritime Museum of BC for more information!

Dec
2
Sun
Nautical Book Sculpting Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Dec 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Nautical Book Sculpting Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Join us this fall to transform vintage maritime books into works of art! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of sculpting with page-folding techniques, all the while sharing tales from maritime folklore and mythology.

Dec
9
Sun
Nautical Chart Art Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Dec 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Nautical Chart Art Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Come re-purpose outdated, local, nautical charts into works of art this fall! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of creating chart art using origami and iris folding techniques, and framing your piece in a beautiful shadow box for you to easily hang at home. Listen to tales of early explorers as you work, and learn how their cartography impacted the development of British Columbia.