Category Archives: Federation of Canadian Artists-Peace River Chapter

Artist’s Choice

The Dawson Creek Art Gallery presents and exhibition of The Peace River Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists.  The Peace River Chapter is a regional community of 44 professional and semi-professional artists who reside in Fort St. John, Dawson Creek, Chetwynd, Tumbler Ridge, Beaverlodge, Grande Prairie and surrounding communities.  The exhibition is on display from January 7 to January 29.

Federation of Canadian Artists, Peace River Chapter – Exhibit

 

The Peace River Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists is pleased to invite you to DIMENSIONS of REALITY opening at Peace Gallery North on May 2.

Reality can be literal, interpretive, external and internal, imagined or perceived.  Therefore, in keeping with the theme, viewers will enjoy works ranging from photographic realism to impressionism, expressionism and abstraction.  This themed exhibition will showcase nearly 45 works by approximately 16 artists using a wide diversity of media, including acrylics, oils, encaustics, and a variety of printmaking processes, making this a colorful and exciting viewing opportunity

 

 

Peace Landscapes

The Peace River Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists presents “Peace Landscapes”  The opening reception is on October 18 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Dawson Creek Arts Gallery.  Everyone welcome.

The Peace River Chapter will hold a workshop on October 19, 20 and 21 with Teressa Bernard.  Teressa teaches in watercolour, acrylic and mixed media while painting primarily in acrylic.  Her work is widely collected internationally and locally and she has been the recipient of numberous awards.  She served for five years as a member of the board of directors of the Federation of Canadian Artists and is currently the Standards Chair.  Her work can be seen on her website at http://www.teressabernard.com.

Please register for the workshop Mary Parslow @ 250 782 1783 (h) mparslow@pris.ca and send a $50.00 non- refundable deposit to our treasurer Donna Bozarth at 9612-111th Ave Fort St. John, B.C. V1J 2T8.

Workshop Details:  Dates Oct 19, 20 and 21st.

Venue: Miep Burgerjon Studio, Charlie Lake ( near Fort St John)

Times: 10 am – 4 pm

Cost: $250

 

Peace Without Borders Art Show

The Peace River Chapter FCA will be hosting a workshop in conjunction with our Peace Without Borders show.  The workshop will be held on Saturday, April 27th, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm in Beaverlodge, AB.

The workshop is entitled “How  to Build a Painting- Why Paint a Painting?” and will be taught by Ken HouseGo, who teaches fine art at the Grande Prairie Regional College. His work can be found on his website at:  www.kenhousego-studio.info.

The registration fee is $85.00 for Peace River Chapter members and $110 for  non-members.   Space is limited, please register early.  Lunch will be  catered by Soups in Beaverlodge. If you have special dietary requirements, please let us know.  Please contact Christy Teasdale at cteasd@gmail.com for more information on the workshop or the materials list.

Accommodations can be made at the  Beaverlodge Motor Inn (780 354 2291) or at the Side Trax Inn (780 354 2256).  Or in Hythe (10 minutes west of Beaverlodge) at the Hythe Motor Inn (780 354 2151).