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June 2019

Free

Landscapes Exhibition

June 17 @ 10:00 am - June 30 @ 5:00 pm

Landscapes | June 17 – 30 A blazing horizon at dawn or dusk, lush foliage in the summer and a serene blanket of white in winter – landscapes take many forms with the passing of time. Artists divided by country, culture or decade are united in their love for and unique expression of their favourite landscape. Federation Gallery, 1241 Cartwright Street Vancouver BC, V6H 4B7 Located on the artisan hub of Granville Island Who are we? The Federation of Canadian…

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Drop-In Life Drawing

June 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until June 21, 2019

Life Drawing offers benefits in communication abilities, motor skills, mental health. And it is also really FUN! Easels and drawing boards are provided – just bring your drawing supplies! Models are draped and un-draped in these self-directed sessions. Must be 16yrs+ Members pay: $40 for 5 sessions Non-Members pay: $50 for 5 sessions Drop-in cards do not expire.

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Free

National Indigenous Peoples Day – Don Welsh

June 21 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Don creates extraordinary, detailed dioramas of Semiahmoo reef-net fishing camps, as well as illustrations of First Nations camps, whorls and artifacts. Drop in to see the dioramas and check out our new Indigenous Peoples resources.

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$25 – $30

Grant Writing Success: A ‘How-To’ for Winning at the Grant Game

June 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Writing a successful grant application can often be a challenge. For all those who need some guidance on successful grant writing, this is the workshop for you. In the workshop, facilitator Mary Ann Anderson (Little Dog Creative Consulting) will translate what the funder really means in their guidelines language, identify ‘red flag’ language to avoid, and go through the best ways to make your application speak directly to what each funder is looking for. The workshop will provide a clear road-map to…

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$6.50

Van Dusen Botanical Garden Paint Out

June 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join Federation artists Esmie Gayo Mclaren and Edgardo Lantin at the beautiful Van Dusen gardens for an afternoon of plein air painting. Hosted by the Federation, Plein Air Paint Outs are a fun, social event open to all artists, regardless of being a member of the Federation. As a group you’ll enjoy the great outdoors, feed off each other’s enthusiasm for plein air painting and maybe pick up a tip or two. It’s your chance to paint, socialise, learn what…

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Free

Canada Day Flag Reception and Tea

June 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join White Rock Library in receiving our new Canada Flag Quilt! Help us thank the Piece Arch Quilters for their generous donation with a cake and tea reception.  Drop-in.

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Free

Open Mic Nights – By Addictive Comedy

June 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on June 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on May 10, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on May 24, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on June 14, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on June 28, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Addictive Comedy is hosting Open Mic Night’s for anyone and everyone. We invite anyone to come and try your hand at being funny, all experience welcome. This is a supportive safe space, alcohol and Drug-free. These nights are for connection, creativity, and laughter. This will be a chance to try new/existing material or just come and be entertained. If you are interested in doing a 5 min spot you will have to sign up in advance. If you don’t get…

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July 2019

Free

O Canada! exhibition

July 1 @ 10:00 am - July 14 @ 5:00 pm

O Canada! | July 1 – July 14 Canada is brimming with beautiful landscapes, diverse cultures, and artistic talent. Artwork in this exhibition asks 55 different artists from across the nation to reflect on personal attachment to Canadian identity with works inspired by stories, places, and pieces of their past that build a sum greater than our parts. On the first day of the exhibition, Granville Island hosts dozens of Canada Day events with food, artwork, and entertainment! Enthusiastic artists…

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Free

Collective Paint-by-Numbers this Canada Day: Artwork Will Display for Full Year in Gallery Window!

July 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Details: Canada Day July 1st, 2019, from 10 AM – 4 PM Federation Gallery | 1241 Cartwright Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 4B7 GRANVILLE ISLAND, VANCOUVER, BC – The tradition of Canadian landscape painting will be made simple and fun this Canada day. Everyone can join in. Not an artist? No problem! Enthusiastic artists or young Picassos can join us at the Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA) for a collective community project completed though painting-by-numbers. Pick a number, grab a…

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$160.00

Primary Fairytale Camp

July 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until July 12, 2019

Ages 5-6. A great medieval drama camp for those little actors with creative ideas who want to be princesses, knights, dragons and more! We do lots of improv, character work and small script work. *A small performance for parents to attend on the last day.

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