What’s On

The Craft Council of BC would like to invite you to our First Tuesday Business Mixer in partnership with LOCO BC.

LOCO Business BC is a not-for-profit organisation that strives to create and strengthen connections and partnerships between local businesses.
We invite you to join us on the 6th December, 5.30pm – 7.30pm for some drinks, delicious local craft beer donated by Granville Island Brewing, nibbles, networking, a private view of our exhibition by the Vancouver Metal Arts Association, Unexpected, and a good excuse to do a spot of holiday shopping!

For more information, tickets, and the event schedule, see www.locobc.com/events. Sign up as ‘guest of host’ right on the website.

When: 6th December, 5.30pm – 7.30pm

Location: 1386 Cartwright Street, Vancouver BC V6H 3R8

CCBC Events

Saturday, Jan 21, 2017

Learning / Symposia / Residency
Vancouver Coast & Mts

Craft, Heritage & Me: Woodworking

Want to learn more about creating links between youth, craft and heritage experiences through one-on-one interaction with artists? Look no further – we are partnering with False Creek Community Centre to offer a woodworking session for youth aged 12-17. When: January 21, 12-3pm Where: Granville Island Learn how the artists use wood to create beautiful handmade objects! […]

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Lexie Owen, curator: Unexpected

Thursday, November 24, 2016 ― Thursday, December 08, 2016

UNEXPECTED explores the strange and sometimes discordant elements that make the viewing, wearing, and making of Contemporary Jewellery an enjoyable endeavor. The unexpected and Contemporary Art Jewellery are by no means strange bedfellows- viewers and wearers of Contemporary Jewellery often seek out our discipline because it is unusual and extra-ordinary. The unusual, and unusual elements and […]

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There is currently no upcoming exhibition scheduled. Check back later to see when the next exhibition will be happening.

Events / Opportunities

Fri, May 27, 2016 ― Thur, Dec 15, 2016

Award / Grant / Bursary
Outside BC

Arts & Crafts Design Award 2016

Crafts Design Award  is an international, annual competition for all nominated Artisans, Craftspeople and Designers. The primary aim of the Award is to honor and support the best ideas and concepts and recognize its excellent realization. The Award is not divided in different categories. Rather it covers all artcraft-ideas and design concepts. For example the following: JEWELRY […]

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Wed, Aug 26, 2015 ― Sat, Dec 31, 2016

Call for Entry
Outside BC

Making Makers

Be part of Making Makers, an online tool for 21st-century makers to create community by contributing sites and sources of maker activities and resources across Canada! Using the makingmakers.ca map interface, it is easy to add and share creative, social, and knowledge-building opportunities by locating maker sites and events taking place across the country. Users […]

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Tues, Mar 01, 2016 ― Sat, Dec 31, 2016

Call for Entry

Call for Artisans: Introducing the One of A Kind Online Shop!

The One of a Kind brand has been delivering an inspiring shopping experience since 1975. For almost 40 years, they have carefully selected and brought together artisans from across Canada at their Spring and Christmas events in Toronto. Their mission is simple, they want to share with you their passion for all things handmade. And […]

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Sat, Nov 05, 2016 ― Sat, Dec 31, 2016

Learning / Symposia / Residency
Outside BC

Int’l Call for Gushul Artist Residency for Artists & Writers, Alberta

Disciplines: visual arts, writing Duration: 1 to 4 months (longer or shorter stays by application) Deadline: ongoing Fees:  Artist Studio $800/month; Writer’s Cottage: $600/month  Eligibility: Canadian and international artists & writers at any stage of their careers Collaborators may be accepted / Couples who are artists or writers may apply individually The Gushul Studio and […]

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