Featuring the fine arts and talents of BC is a full-time business for many Galleries and Event Coordinators. Spotlighting handmade and traditional works to the community and the world in an educational and exclusive format promotes appreciation for BC artists. By visiting these venues or purchasing from them you help to ensure that art and the artists are considered an enriching experience complementing our lives.
Hirota Studio Tour
On display are my Mixed Media paintings, watercolour on Yupo, collages and porcelain earrings as well as Jackson Hirota's (my brother's) wood-fired pottery.
Holtenwood Gallery & Cafe Casita, Texada Island
Quality art & craft from more than 50 artists of the 'Inner Coast'; tasty Mexican food & decadent desserts. Gallery & cafe in heritage house 5 min walk from ferry. Close by are tennis courts, historic display, beautiful hiking trails.
Ian Garrioch BFA MFA: Ian served on the Visual Arts Faculty of the University of Vancouver Island for 27 years. Now retired, he continues to explore visual imagery via acrylic painting and mixed media drawing as well as producing funky clocks.