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Sharing your creative vision #4&5 Sharing Your Creative Vision – How to Reach & Engage More Customers
2 part Workshop Series

Dates: October 24th 1-4pm & November 17th 1-3pm

Cost:  CCBC Members: Sold as a pkg of 2 for $200 or $125/each
Non-Members: Sold as a pkg of 2 for $225 or $150/each

We know you work hard at your art practice. You want your work, your vision, to be seen by more people. People are everywhere, but which ones are the customers that will buy from you and how do you find them? As importantly, how do they find you? And, once they’re found, how do you best engage with them? Click here for more info.


 

CCBC Events

Mon, Sep 17, 2018 ― Sun, Sep 30, 2018

Exhibition
Vancouver Coast & Mts

Textile Walking Tour on Granville Island

  To show how dynamic our textile community is we’ve developed a self guided walking tour highlighting 24 locations on Granville Island that will display the full range of creative textiles being made in our backyard. Many pieces have been produced to pair thematically with the businesses and studios that are hosting them. Textile walking […]

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Brenda Crabtree: Cultural Fabric

Thursday, August 23, 2018 ― Thursday, October 04, 2018

Indigenous artistic expressions continually  shift in response to cultural circumstances and facilitates the reinvention and re-interpretation of traditional practices. This exhibition challenges notions about how Indigenous art is created and perceived, with works ranging from a variety of artistic disciplines and materials including, fur, hide, wool and cedar. This exhibition is curated by Brenda Crabtree […]

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felt :: feutre Canada: SHRINE

Thursday, October 11, 2018 ― Thursday, November 22, 2018

SHRINE is a group exhibition created by felt :: feutre canada members from across Canada. The work asks participating artists to create a portable shrine that pays homage to a belief which is intrinsic to them. This belief can be based in religion, but can also be secular; a testament to an object/theme selected by the […]

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Events / Opportunities

Wed, Sep 19, 2018 ― Sun, Sep 23, 2018

Learning / Symposia / Residency
Vancouver Coast & Mts

Textile Society of America 2018 Symposium

  THE SOCIAL FABRIC: DEEP LOCAL TO PAN GLOBAL TEXTILE SOCIETY OF AMERICA’S 16TH BIENNIAL SYMPOSIUM The Textile Society of America 2018 Symposium is only two months away! The presenters are a broad mixture of academics, independent scholars and practicing artists from around the world. You can register for a single day, or participate in […]

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Wed, Sep 19, 2018 ― Sun, Sep 23, 2018

Exhibition
Vancouver Coast & Mts

Ocean Art Works Textile Demonstrations

Award winning environmental and performance artist Nicole Dextras will be featuring one of  her innovative costumes made specifically for this event from yucca bark and other sustainable materials. “Chronos” has arrived from a future time when climate changes have made it necessary to rediscover lost techniques for creating clothing. A performer will wear the costume and engage […]

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Sunday, Sep 23, 2018

Exhibition
Vancouver Coast & Mts

Connecting Threads – Panel & Opening Reception

Surrey, B.C.— Surrey Art Gallery is pleased to announce one of four textile-themed exhibits at the Gallery this fall, Connecting Threads, opens Sunday, September 23 from 1:30 to 4pm. A panel discussion with exhibiting artists Roxanne Charles, Bettina Matzkhun, and Ruth Scheuing will start at 1:30pm; reception follows at 2:30pm. Admission is free.   Artists: […]

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Sunday, Sep 23, 2018

Exhibition
The Islands

View From Here

View from Here The exhibition View from Here showcases the work of seven Salt Spring artists-Ulrieke Benner, Joan Carrigan, Jane Kidd, Laura Kiel, Diana Sanderson, Jan Smith, and Melanie Thompson. View from Here is at the Duthie Gallery, Salt Spring Island, September 27-October 7, 2018, opening September 23, 5-7. For further information contact silkweave@telus.net or […]

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