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BC textile artist Charllotte Kwon wins Robert Jekyll Award for Leadership in Craft

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Craft Council of British Columbia (CCBC) is proud to announce the 2017 Robert Jekyll Award for Leadership in Craft recipient, Charllotte Kwon.

A business leader, teacher, promoter, non-profit founder and a textile artist in her own right, Kwon has worked for over 30 years to advance the practice and appreciation of textile arts here in Canada and across the globe. An expert in natural dyes, she has traveled the world, studying, teaching, and working with artists in traditional techniques in India, Peru, Bangladesh, Ethiopia, and here at home in Canada. Through documentaries, books, workshops and symposiums, she shares her love of textile arts with an audience both in and outside of the craft community.

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Celebrate Craft Beer 2017 Eventbrite Banner
Where: Performance Works, 1218 Cartwright St, Granville Island
When: 7-11 pm February 8th, 2018


Hope Forstenzer: Inside/Out: a glass sculptural exploration

Thursday, October 12, 2017 ― Thursday, November 23, 2017

In this exhibition Hope Forstenzer will expand on a theme she has noticed in her sculptures of late: our concept of self versus our physical bodies, and how they are often at odds. We see our moods, beliefs, and our likes and dislikes as “us,” when chemistry often rules how our minds work. If we’re healthy, we’re surprised that eating differently […]

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Events / Opportunities

Sat, Aug 19, 2017 ― Sun, Oct 29, 2017

Exhibition
Outside BC

Canadian Craft Biennial 2017

An Ontario debut: The first Canadian Craft Biennial to be held at the Art Gallery of Burlington The Art Gallery of Burlington, in collaboration with Craft Ontario, is organizing the first Canadian Craft Biennial to be held August 19 to October 29, 2017. The biennial will include a national master craft exhibition, an emerging craft […]

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Sat, Feb 27, 2016 ― Thur, Feb 01, 2018

Call for Entry
Outside BC

Call for Entry: make and do Ceramics

Are you a clay artist, gallery, guild, academic institution, or supply shop? Make and do would love to add you to their Canadian Clay directory! The Canadian Clay directory is being built by members of the ceramics community for the ceramics community and its supporters. Make and do is a new initiative to promote ceramic design and […]

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