Arts Council welcomes new Administrator

Arts Council welcomes new Administrator

The Slocan Valley Community Arts Council is pleased to announce our new administrator, Robin Medland. Robin has lived in Winlaw the past five years where she has enjoyed staying home with her two young artistically enthused children and has casually been employed...
We’re Hiring!

We’re Hiring!

Job Posting The Slocan Valley Community Arts Council is looking to hire a part-time contract Administrator (4-6 hours per week). Working under the direction of the SVCAC Board, the Administrator will provide administrative and clerical support with respect to...
Thanks for your feedback!

Thanks for your feedback!

So far, our Art on the Rails outdoor exhibition seems to be a success! We’ve been getting lots of feedback, and have spoken to many folks on the trail while out checking the signs. Yet we’ve heard from some friends and followers how it could be even...
Sculptor Lou Lynn wins Governor General’s Award

Sculptor Lou Lynn wins Governor General’s Award

The Canada Council for the Arts announced this week that Lou Lynn, Winlaw visual artist and long time Slocan Valley Community Arts Council member, has won the Saidye Bronfman Award, which is the highest distinction handed out in Canada to an artist working in fine...
Oxygen Adult Education 2021 Art Courses Begin in February

Oxygen Adult Education 2021 Art Courses Begin in February

  Oxygen Art Centre launches ten new courses scheduled for 2021 with a rich plethora of experiences waiting to be had! Dive into poetry, dabble in painting, cut and paste (old style) with collage, be consumed by colour theory, channel your inner fashion designer,...
Creative Collaborations with Seathra Bell

Creative Collaborations with Seathra Bell

Textile artist, curator and educator Seathra Bell shares more about her creative practise creating and working with natural dyes that she makes from local plants. Learn more about her process and a creative collaboration she worked on through the summer months during...