Rollin watercolour exhibit extended

The current art exhibit features artist, Carol Schulz, and her colourful watercolour paintings.

Those interested have until Sept. 30 to submit a black and white line drawing to the Rollin Art Centre for an adult colouring book fundraiser.

The current art exhibit features artist, Carol Schulz, and her colourful watercolour paintings.

This exhibit, titled Impressions of the Seasons, now runs until Oct. 29.

Carol’s paintings capture the vibrant colours of autumn while whispering the soft colours of spring.  Every wall is covered by beautiful landscapes celebrating all seasons.

Join us in the gallery Saturday, Oct. 1 from 1-3 p.m. for an opportunity to meet Schulz and share some refreshments.

 

Colouring book

This is an opportunity to show how much you love the Alberni Valley, and there is no age limit or submission limits.

If you like to draw or doodle and you love this amazing Valley we call home, then this project is for you.

The Community Art Centre is working on a new project, an adult colouring book, to be ready for the holidays.

We are currently looking for anyone who would like to submit a line drawing, 8” X 10”, of local landmarks or something that reminds you of our wonderful Alberni Valley. Anyone can submit a drawing, from children to seniors.

These line drawings, black and white only, will be juried and published in a colouring book as a fundraiser for the Rollin Art Centre.

For more information and an application, stop by the Rollin Art Centre. Submissions will be accepted until Sept. 30.

 

Fiddle concert

The Community Arts Council is excited to present the fiddle and step dance concert  and family-based group, Everything Fitz – The Fitzgerald’s on Sunday, Nov. 20 at 2 p.m. at the ADSS Auditorium.

Celtic jigs and reel, old time favorites, vocal arrangements, choreographed group dance and more.

The Fitzgerald Family, featuring three-time Canadian grand master fiddle champions- Julie, Tom and Kerry Fitzgerald- present an eclectic program that blends traditional jigs and reels, bluegrass, jazz standards, Celtic and show-stopping Ottawa-Valley step dancing, rounded out by guitarist and vocalist Nate Douglas.

Everything Fitz is an energetic, virtuosic, tradition- celebrating outfit.

Tickets are $20 and are now available at the Rollin Art Centre.

 

Christmas craft fair

The 42nd annual craft and arts fair takes place Nov. 11-13 and tables are still available to sell only handmade items.

If you are interested please contact  Marica Green at 778-421-2425

 

Film festival

The last Film in the series will be This Changes Everything, on Sunday, Nov. 13 at 5:00 p.m.

Passes and tickets are available at the Alberni Valley Museum. A Single Film is $10.00 per person. Call 250-720-2863 .

Char’s concerts

Tuesday, Oct 4 from 8-10 p.m.-Toronto’s Punk-Poet Rob Moir.

 

Melissa Martin is the Arts Administrator for the Community Arts Council. Call 250-724-3412 or email communityarts@