Family Arts Festival 2016

Family Arts Festival 2016

Celebration of Life

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Heather Thurston

Fibre Antics – Fibre to Fine Art

A Celebration of Life will be held on Monday, February 15 @ 2:00 pm at McCall Bros. at 1400 Vancouver Street, Victoria. Condolences to the family can be made at www.mccallbros.com

Heather passed away on January 8, 2016. She will be missed.

Campbell River Art Gallery

FYI – Check out some of the exciting events and classes available at the Campbell River Art Gallery.

KICK START your CREATIVITY

Kick Start - Wendy Picken

For Details email:
wendy@mangosmilestudio.com

“EXPERIENCE the MAGIC of ORIENTAL WATERCOLOURING”

Local artist, Richard Wong will be hosting a West Coast Wildlife themed Paint Cruise to Alaska this fall. There will be “Paint & Cruise” and “Cruise Only” options. Great fun! Great therapy! (Art, Food, Shopping). Class limited to 16. Cut-off date is May 31, 2016. Please contact Richard at wong2894@telus.net for more information.

CACSP ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

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COME TO THE TULISTA GALLERY
Thursday, APRIL 7 at 7:00 PM
for the 2016 CACSP AGM

Your hard working Board of Directors appreciates your interest and participation

A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO SHOW AND SELL YOUR PAINTINGS

You are invitedThe Artists of the CACSP have the opportunity to fill some walls in some newly decorated businesses in Sidney. This will be ongoing, probably in 3 month intervals.  Would you like the exposure for your art and the additional opportunity for sales?   The themes requested are nature, west coast and ocean scenes with quiet ambiance.  Several pieces in the range of 26 x 30 are needed as well as 2 larger pieces about 36 x 48.  The pieces should be your best as these are high end clients.  Contact Heather Corbitt at admin@cacsp.com for more information!

CALL TO ARTISTS – “Small Expressions”

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Community Arts Council of the Saanich Peninsula
Presents
‘SMALL EXPRESSIONS’
March 4 – March 30, 2016
Mixed media – 12 x 12 inches (finished size) (or smaller)
Painting, Collage, Photography, Fibre, Pottery, Metal, Wood
2D & 3D work will be accepted
3D must fit into a 12 x 12 x 12 inch space
Entry Fee $15 (1, 2 or 3 items may be entered for $15)
Must Be a Member of the CACSP – membership is $20
Entry forms are available at the Art Centre at Tulista Park
9565 Fifth St (Lochside & Weiler) Sidney, BC
Small Expressions – Call & Entry Form 2016

Deadline for Registration: February 26, 2016
Intake: Wednesday, March 2 @ 10-12 noon
Pickup: Wednesday, March 30 @ 4:30 pm

Classes by Richard Wong

Watercolour on Masa Paper - Winter 2016

CACSP Presents Grants to School District 63 Arts in the Schools

image2On January 12, 2016 the CACSP, represented by Danny Daniels, Interim President and Ethel Mailhot, Interim Vice President, presented Saanich School District with a cheque for $12,000 for Arts in the Schools as well as two $500 cheques to Stelly’s and Parkland Secondary Schools.  

!! CALLING ALL MEMBERS OF THE CACSP !!

THE TIME HAS ARRIVED TO RENEW YOUR
MEMBERSHIP FOR 2016

• $20/year for Individual Membership
• $30/year for Family Membership
• $40/year for Group/Business Membership

FOLLOW THE LINK to “Join Us” online
Or
Mail to: Box 2221, Sidney BC V8L 3S8
Or
Deliver to: Tulista Gallery

Centre Picture by Tim Isaak

TULISTA GALLERY 2016 SOLD OUT

2016 Tulista Park Gallery Rentals Sold Out

Our Tulista Park Gallery is available at operational cost to CACSP members to mount their own shows and exhibitions. Please call 250-656-7400 or email admin@cacsp.com to get on the wait list for any cancellations…

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Member Group Grants Awarded for 2016

Congratulations to the following member groups on receipt of CACSP grants for 2016…

‘The Hand Drawn Map’ Workshop APRIL 16 & 17

April 16 & 17, 2016 Workshop

‘The Hand Drawn Map’ Workshop with Jocelyn Curry at Tulista Park Gallery

Brochures with additional information are available at the Tulista Park Gallery at 5th and Weiler in Sidney

Click HERE to learn more about instructor Jocelyn Curry

Registration
The workshop is limited to 10 participants. Due to the small class size, payments are non refundable unless your place can be filled. To register mail two cheques made out to ‘Common Knowledge’ to the address below.

• the deposit of $100 due at registration
• the balance of $150 postdated to March 15, 2016

After registering you will receive confirmation by email or phone. All payments will be refunded if the workshop is cancelled for any reason. Call or email Sherley if you have any questions.

SHERLEY GORDON EDEY COMMON KNOWLEDGE ENTERPRISES INC .
10492 Jocelyn Place
Sidney BC V8L2P5
250-361-6415   Email: commonknowledge@shaw.ca

Centre Picture by Tim Isaak

Tulista Park Gallery Office

The CACSP office will be open Tuesday to Friday from 9:00 to 4:00 beginning January 19, 2016. Messages can be left at 250-656-7400 or at admin@cacsp.com. Watch for upcoming events.

CALL TO ARTISTS “Women Hold up Half the Sky”

An exhibition in celebration of International Women’s Day (8 March, 2016)

February 25 – March 13, 2016

Theme: Women Actively Engaging with the World through Their Art / Art as an Active Agent Promoting Positive Change.
Submission Deadline: January 22, 2016

Information and guidelines can be found on the Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria Website

17th Annual LOOK Show exhibition!

Join us for the 17th Annual LOOK Show exhibition!
March 19 – April 10, 2016
at the Bay Centre

This show is open to all artists from emerging to professional.
Submission Deadline: Friday, March 11, 2016.

SUBMIT NOW! at Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria

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History of the Artisans Logo – Connections to the Past

We recently received the following and are delighted that our history has come home. Thank you Anthea & Michael McLauchlan & Adrian Kilby; our current success is built on your past contributions to this organization…

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CACSP Promotional Video Highlights Peninsula Arts

We are excited to present the new CACSP promotional video! Click HERE to view. Special thanks to the Pacific Design Academy and the Victoria Foundation.

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Distinctly Sidney Event Calendar

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