From The Arts Station:
This December, we want to fill our gallery with beautiful and diverse wreaths, designed and made by local artists.
To submit a design, please send us a sketch of your planned wreath together with the application form, downloadable below. Submissions should emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or brought to the Arts Station.
The deadline for entries is October 23rd.
Chosen artists will be contacted on October 30th and will have until Tuesday 28th November to create their design.
The show will then open on November 30th @ 7pm.
Submissions will be adjudicated by the Gallery Committee. Wreath designs will be selected by their originality, artistic merit and ability to be achieved.
The Arts Station will provide wreaths to decorate, or you can use your own wreath structure.
Wreaths can be made from any materials, but must be no bigger than 60 cms x 60 cms, or 2 ft x 2 ft.
Local businesses and community groups are also very welcome to submit.
The wreaths will be sold via silent auction throughout December and the proceeds will contribute to the Arts Station Youth Bursary.
There will also be a People’s Choice award for the favourite wreath. Prize to be announced.
More information here.
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Tagged art gallery, Call For Submissions, Fernie, Fundraiser, Holiday, The Arts Station, Wreaths
Call to Artists (by Fernie Museum)
This call to artists is for the upcoming Fernie Artography exhibit at the Fernie Museum, the third of four exhibits being presented as part of the Canada 150 Cultural Series by the Fernie Museum and the Fernie Arts Station.
Fernie Artography explores the human and natural landscapes in and around Fernie that help define the psyche of who we are as a community, including buildings, abandoned buildings, streetscapes, cultural landscapes, human landscapes (your backyard, garden, community parks, paths/trails, etc), and natural landscapes (mountain vistas, rivers, forests, and valleys). Read more here.
Posted in Fernie BC, Ideas Galore, Living Local, News, Opening Exhibit, The Arts
Tagged art gallery, Art Show, Call For Submissions, Canada 150, Exhibit, Fernie Artography, Fernie Museum, Landscape
Found on The Arts Station newsletter:
Calling all young filmmakers!
This is a Call for Entry to young Fernie filmmakers (up to age 14) to submit their own creative self-produced short film(s) to be shown during the Reel Canadian Film Festival’s (RCFF) Children’s Program on Sunday, January 21st.
For more info head to our website here
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Posted in Fernie BC, Festivals, Films, Ideas Galore, News, The Arts
Tagged Call For Submissions, Fernie, Filmmakers, Reel Canadian Film Festival, short films, The Arts Station
From The Arts Station newsletter:
Head over to our first new blog on the website for all the details here
The application package is available on the blog @ The Station or email firstname.lastname@example.org
for more info. Deadline for application is Tuesday November 22nd.
Posted in Community Event, Craft Fairs and Markets, Fernie BC, Holiday, Ideas Galore, Living Local, The Arts, The People
Tagged Art Sale, Art Show, Call For Submissions, Deck The Walls, Fernie, The Arts Station
From FMFF: The 5th annual Fernie Mountain Film Festival is currently snowballing its way to another exciting and action packed year. The 2011 Festival Weekend lineup will have a nightly feature film and a number of exciting and diverse shorts on both Friday and Saturday nights, with Best of Festival Award being announced on Saturday night….Read the rest here.