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…

2nd quarterly 2016

NVIAS held our second quarterly meeting on Wednesday June 15 in Port Alice. It was hosted by Susan Mohler at Seaside Studio & Gallery. Prior to the meeting we had a workshop led by Patricia Wilson. We made mandalas using Yuppo paper and fluid acrylics. The plastic like finish of the paper coated in a…

1st quarterly 2016

Our 1st quarterly NVIAS arts workshop, meeting & potluck was held on March 23rd. Patricia Wilson provides us a writeup with pictures by Susan Mohler.  You can find out more from the minutes of the meeting  or via the CONTACT US page on this site. Ever wonder what people did to decorate the Christmas tree after…