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An Art Market Frame of Mind

The season of giving is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect time to share your work at a local art market. Below, we’ve assembled a myriad of ideas to help boost your success.

Even if you’re a seasoned market booth artist, read on — you’ll find new tips that will help boost your experience this year, too!

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By All Means Create with...

Mandy Tsung

The second artist to join our By All Means Create video series is figurative surrealist painter Mandy Tsung.

She is well known for her unique representations of the female figure — with her artwork crossing borders to central creative hubs like San Francisco. She works in a variety of mediums from oils and acrylics, to the gentle touch of watercolour as seen in the commissioned painting she is working on in the video. ...Read more

A Creative Block Comes Full Circle: featuring Danielle Krysa aka "The Jealous Curator"

“It was the most weird, emotional and fantastic moment. If somebody told me back when I was that terrified BFA student who didn’t fit in, ‘Don’t worry. In 20 years you will be back here and your book is going to be featured book of the month.’ I would have been good then.”

Years after a devastating critique in art school rocked her "art kid" persona, The Jealous Curator and Creative Block author Danielle Krysa is finally finding her way back to painting through sharing the work and struggles of others....Read more

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An Alumni Art Market!

Don’t miss the chance to pick-up some amazing alumni-made objects of desire.
The Alumni Art Market @ Emily Carr will take place in the Concourse Gallery at Emily Carr University of Art + Design

• Saturday, September 27th, 11am – 5pm
• Sunday, September 28th, 11am – 5pm

Free gift and prize draw for the first 50 people on both Saturday + Sunday featuring fabulous door prizes created by the participating artists.

Entry by donation. Free entry for Inner Circle and Full Circle members.

For more information, please contact Elise at alumni@ecuad.ca

Debbie Westergaard Tuepah at the City Atrium Gallery

Debbie Westergaard Tuepah
September 9 – November 3, 2014

Mother Tongue
An installation piece using colourful strands of paint that reflect the 81 reported Mother Tongue languages represented in the City of North Vancouver.
Artist Talk: Tuesday, September 16, 12:15-12:45pm
North Vancouver City Hall – Atrium, 141 West 14th Street, North Vancouver
Please join Debbie as she discusses the inspiration and process behind her work....Read more