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Craft Fair Season!

Here’s the most up-to-date information we have about this year’s Craft Fairs. Want to add to this list? Send an email with the details and submit the info to the Community Events Calendar.

Open House – Silver Bee Studio – Jewellery and Fibre Arts
1969 Clamshell Drive
Sunday, December 18th | 12 – 4

Gabriola Agricultural Association Christmas Craft Fair
Gabriola Community Hall
Saturday, December 10 | 10 am – 4 pm

[Image: “Bad Hair Day” by Marilyn Beaubien]



2017 Gabriola Museum Exhibit: The Arts!

The Gabriola Arts Council is partnering with the Gabriola Musuem to bring to you the 2017 museum exhibit: the history of art on Gabriola Island! What better time to celebrate the arts than on GAC’s 20th anniversary! To put together a splendid exhibit, we need items from artists, community members, and more, who might have something that would be a great fit for this. All items are on loan and will be returned. We’re looking for the following (and more!): Read more…


Call for Submissions

Gabriola Community Hall Mural

The Gabriola Community Hall Association is looking for a local artist to paint a mural on the South Wall. Here are the details: Read more…


Exciting Announcement!

Lisa Rey is joining the Gabriola Arts Council team as our 20th Anniversary Events Coordinator. In this one-year position, Lisa will be working under the direction of Alina Cerminara Read more…

(L to R) Project Supervisor Guy Mireau, Derek Mourao, Tim Van Wieren, and Goerdie MacGregor. Photo by Nick Halpin.

GAC’s New Building & Renovation Team

The Gabriola Arts & Heritage Centre was buzzing last month as our new Building & Renovation Team got to work. Geordie MacGregor, Derek Mourao, and Tim Van Wieren, along with Project Supervisor Guy Mireau, Read more…


This is for you, Gabriola artists! See you there!


Call for Artists!

The Gabriola Arts Council turns 20 this year, and the traditional 20th anniversary gift is CHINA!

And so china — teacups! plates! teapots! — is the theme for Tempest in a Teacup: The China Affair — our 3rd annual fundraising gala on Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at the Community Hall. Following up on the successful and sold-out Chair Affair and Atlas Affair, we’re looking forward to producing another great community party! Read more…