SUMMER STARS 2017

SUMMER STARS Fine Art Show & Sale Saturday & Sunday August 12 – 13 10:00 am – 4:00 pm   join us at Seven Hills Golf Course for an NVIAS ARTS EVENT restaurant and licensed bar on the premises … lunch is served ladies golf tournament on Saturday with PRIZES to read more about the…

PLEIN AIR DRAWING @ SEVEN HILLS

A Plein Air Drawing workshop was held at the Seven Hills Golf Course as part of the NVIAS AGM on June 7 2017. 2nd Quarterly 2017 & AGM 2017 & Financials are available for viewing by following the appropriate links … and you can see lots of photographs as well … the workshop and business meeting…

ABUSA by the SEA … GALLERY OPENING

Visit Fort Rupert this Saturday June 10 2017 and enjoy the gallery opening of Corrine Hunt and Abusa by the Sea holiday accommodations.  … 98 Tsakis Way in Fort Rupert just south of Port Hardy …

EASEL FACTORY

The “Easel Factory” going full steam in preparation for the ART! UP THERE! #1 show which happened Mother’s Day Weekend 2017 in Port McNeill … read all about the fun and see great pictures of pictures and people!!! … find out more about Seaside Studio & Gallery … and artists Allen and Susan Mohler  

RECITAL # 3

Join us in Sointula Saturday June 10 2017 This is a mostly classical piano music event, with a dab of flute and cello. – All of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons – played as 2-piano duets by myself (Jan) and Tracy Grout. – St Saens’ “Dance Macabre” . 2 pianos (Jan & Tracy) – Piano pieces played…

LAWN SIGNS arrive

the colourful NVIAS lawn signs have arrived and will have their debut this coming Mother’s Day Weekend in Port McNeill …follow the signs to our first spring show and sale ART! UP THERE! #1

NVIAS roadtrip to Sointula

NVIAS reps Susan Mohler & Patrica Wilson travelled to Sointula recently to visit with  artists living there and bring them news about NVIAS activities, the Spring art show & sale ART! UP THERE! #1 and the NVIAS website to promote North Vancouver Island arts… artist Betty Carlson hosted the event … read more

ART! UP THERE! #1

NVIAS the North Vancouver Island Artists Society is presenting a spring art show & sale entitled ART! UP THERE! #1 Join us on the Mother’s Day weekend May 12, 13, 14 2017 in Port McNeill at the Community Hall 1473 Broughton Avenue. Lots of parking, Admission by donation, lots of DOOR PRIZES, concession. Gala opening…

1st quarterly 2017

An acrylic techniques demonstration by Danielle Tyre was part of the 1st Quarter meeting that NVIAS held this year on March 15 2017. In her gorgeous studio space we enjoyed the light from many windows and the intriguing architectural features of a rebuilt and repurposed studio building. Excellent food items afterwards … & for meeting…

4th quarterly 2016

meeting at Jeannette’s lovely home for a potluck of fabulous foods for Christmas … and gathering around the kitchen to visit talking arts and events sharing thank you gifts  for meeting minutes …

3rd quarterly 2016

the 3rd quarterly NVIAS meeting was held September 2016 at Mary Park’s beautiful home in Nimkish Heights (Port McNeill) …lots of wondeful food and conversation …the arts workshop portion of the quarterly meeting featured an ART CRITIQUE MEETS HAIKU POETRY SLAM to view the fabulous results … and to read the minutes of the actual…