Island Mountain Arts (est. 1977) runs a Gallery, School of the Arts, year round residencies and the ArtsWells Festival on the August Long Weekend. ArtsWells Festival of All Things Art www.artswells.com wells
There is nowhere better to begin your discovery of arts and culture in British Columbia than one of the many Cultural Centres found across the province. Creative artistic directors all over BC work to curate an authentic community experience, enriched with history, local artistry and educational programs.
Experience hands-on workshops lead by local artists. Here visiting? Many cultural centres offer classes and workshops ranging from an afternoon, to a weekend intensive. Learn songwriting, painting, sewing, theatre, dance, ceramics, cooking, storytelling and more.