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Kids' Club Afternoon Exploration with the Robert Bateman Centre - Victoria

675 Belleville Street
Victoria, British Columbia
V8W 9W2
Websitehttp://royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/events/kids-club-afternoon-exploration-with-the-robert-bateman-centre/
Toll-free
Phone250-356-7226

Weekly on Wednesday October 15, 2014 to Wednesday October 22, 2014

Kids are invited to explore the Robert Bateman Centre. Examining the world, from the perspective of how animals may see it, Kids' Club members will try out new art techniques to portray BC landscape, animal predators, and prey animals. This program includes a visit to see the work of one of Canada's greatest artists in the Robert Bateman Centre gallery.

Meet us in the glass lobby by the totem poles in the Royal BC Museum at 3:45 pm, together we will travel to our final destination within the Museum.

October 15: A visit to the Our Living Languages: First Peoples' voices in BC exhibition and drawing activity.

October 22: A visit to the Natural History Gallery and blackout poetry activity.

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First Chance Christmas Craft Show - Sidney

Mary Winspear Centre
Sidney, British Columbia
V8L 1W9
Websitehttp://www.firstandlastchance.ca
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Phone

Daily from November 1, 2014 to November 2, 2014

Designed to alleviate "Christmas holiday stress", First Chance is slated to feature unique and original items from more than 80+ local West coast Artists and Artisans. First Chance is the perfect place to indulge in an exceptional Christmas shopping experience with over 25 categories and items to choose from ~ pottery, metal works, sculptures, wood working, glass and yarn works, weaving, body & skin care, jewelry and sweet & savory treats. Meet the artists, enjoy the atmosphere and find that perfect gift! Your admission fee covers access to both days, Saturday and Sunday, along with door prizes from our vendors. This is your chance to get an early jump on your Christmas shopping. Nov. 1st 10-5pm, Nov. 2nd 10-4pm

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Creative Collections Workshop - Victoria

398 Longworth Pl
Victoria, British Columbia
V9C 4L8
Website
Toll-free
Phone250-478-8260

Saturday, November 15, 2014

This workshop will take you behind the scenes and give you a chance to look closely and think deeply about an artifact or a specimen. At the workshop, you will be asked to pick either Human or Natural History. That choice will take you behind the scenes where you will choose an object from our collection as your inspiration. You will then be asked to make a creative response to that object. It could be anything you want from a poem to knitting. Materials will be provided and guidance will be available. All skill levels are welcome. Your creation may become part of our next Night Shift event "Creative Collections" on November 21st.

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Magic Cottage Craft & Gift Sale - A Celebration of Fine Crafts, Artisan Foods, & Festive Decor - Port Alberni

3945-4th Ave
Port Alberni, British Columbia
V9Y 4J1
Website
Toll-free
Phone250-731-4803

Daily from November 15, 2014 to November 23, 2014

It's easy to do some serious holiday shopping all in one place because the Magic Cottage has a delightful assortment of affordable one-of-a-kind gifts and handcrafts. Whether you're looking for works of art, designer jewellery, hand-crafted gifts, fabric work, beauty products, Christmas décor and cards, paper crafts, winter hats and scarves, vintage collectables or succulent sweets and savory treats, this is the place to be. And don't forget that they always have a lovely gift draw for a donation to local charity The Magic Cottage will be open Sat, Nov 15(10-6), Sun, Nov 16(10-5) & Sat, Nov 22(10-6), Sun, Nov 23(10-5). The Magic Cottage is located at 3945-4th Avenue, between Morton & Maitland, Port Alberni, BC. Just look for the Craft Fair signs and come browse.

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Cedar Yellow Point Artisans Country Christmas Tour - Nanaimo

Various Artisan Studios
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9G 1A5
Websitehttp://cyartisans.com
Toll-free
Phone250-245-5283

Daily from November 20, 2014 to November 23, 2014

Cedar Yellow Point Artisan Country Christmas Tour Celebrates 26 years! The 26th annual self-guided Cedar Yellow Point Artisan Country Christmas Tour will fill four days with fun, exploration in the country and unexpected treasures around every corner on the tour. Take this scenic route, experience enchanting scenery, spectacular country roads dotted with farms, studios, restaurants, shops and wildlife. Discover many celebrated artists and the wonders of Cedar and Yellow Point. You will find locally-produced edibles, native art, jewelry, original paintings, woodwork, pottery, fiber arts and more. More than 22 studios will astound visitors on the tour this year. Visitors and locals will have the perfect opportunity to get ahead of the Christmas shopping rush with creative one of a kind purchase from artisans.

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Night Shift: Creative Collections - Victoria

675 Belleville St
Victoria, British Columbia
V8W 9W2
Websitehttp://www.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/events/night-shift-creative-collections/
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Friday, November 21, 2014

For the last year, Aimée vanDrimmelen, Lindsay Delaronde and Gareth Gaudin have been poking around the collection areas of the Royal BC Museum as artists in residence. The three of them each have approached the objects and ideas within the museum and archives from their own creative sensibility. Join them and others for some creative hacking of the museum. It will be an evening of images, the art of doing mixed with libations and a dash of music. You are sure to be inspired. Follow our Twitter hashtag: #RBCMNight Purchase Tickets 19+ only event. Photo ID is required for entry.

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Toy & Craft Show - Campbell River

Sportsplex Gym
Campbell River, British Columbia
V9W 7J1
Website
Toll-free
Phone250-923-7911

Daily from November 23, 2014 to November 24, 2014

The Toy and Craft Show is a fundraiser for City of Campbell River Recreation and Culture 50+ Active Living Programs. This November we'll be offering an opportunity for island and local crafters to show their unique craft products. Enjoy browsing and supporting small entrepreneurs when you purchase that special gift for the Christmas season.

All crafts at this event must be produced by the crafter. Products are unique and personal. They reflect the talent of the many artisans who come from this community and Vancouver Island!

The event runs Saturday and Sunday, from 10:00 am-4:00 pm. Entrance is FREE and each person receives a door prize ticket when they enter. Concession will be available.

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7th Annual Christmas Craft Extravaganza - Parksville

240 Dogwood Street
Parksville, British Columbia
V9P 1E1
Websitehttp://www.oceansideg2g.org
Toll-free
Phone250-752-1296

Daily from November 28, 2014 to November 29, 2014

Enjoy a relaxing shopping experience that will fill you with the spirit of the season. Take pleasure in a cup of hot apple cider while being entertained with seasonal music. You will find delightful gift ideas for the ones you love while supporting a worthy cause. Join the Oceanside Grandmothers on Friday, November 28th (1-7 pm) and Saturday, November 29 (10am - 4 pm) at the Quality Resort Bayside, 240 Dogwood Street in Parksville. Our Extravaganza features crafts, baking, jewelry, door prizes, carollers and much, much more! Parking is plentiful and admission is free. All proceeds to the Stephen Lewis Foundation Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign.

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Denman Island Christmas Craft Fair - Denman Island

1196 Northwest Rd
Denman Island, British Columbia
V0R 1T0
Website
Toll-free
Phone250-335-2148

Daily from December 6, 2014 to December 7, 2014

Two Magical Days, Two Vibrant Venues, 100+ Artisans One of BC's most enchanting holiday shopping experiences awaits you just off the beaten track. Denman Island's Christmas Craft Faire, now in its 33rd year, was named by Westworld magazine as one of the province's top winter events. Find out why! Over 100 of the region's best and most innovative artisans fill two festive halls with beautiful wares. There's a food-hall showcasing local culinary talent, a vibrant outdoor market, and a welcoming Island ambience. This is a perfect opportunity to complete all your gift shopping, while celebrating the arts and having a memorable day.

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Generations to Generations Quilt Show - Parksville

830 Island Hwy
Parksville, British Columbia
V9P 2X4
Websitehttp://www.parksvillequilthousequilters.com
Toll-free
Phone250-248-9386

Daily from May 29, 2015 to May 31, 2015

Parksville Quilthouse Quilters are hosting the Generations to Generations Quilt Show at the Oceanside Place Arena, Parksville BC on May 29-31 1915. Hundreds of beautiful quilts including antique quilts, youth quilts, and every type of quilt in between. There will be 4 fantastic raffle quilts, door prizes, fiber arts, a merchant mall, a tea room, demos and a large bouitique all under the same roof. Lots of parking. Times Fri. & Sat. 10-6, Sun. 10-3 Cost $8 a day or 3 day pass $15.

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