Craft Council of BC in partnership with the VanDusen Botanical Garden Association are hosting 3 lectures this fall to celebrate Craft Year 2015. These lectures feature craft artists discussing how their work has been inspired by the shapes, the ethos and/or the products of the botanical world. Each evening will include an opportunity for those in attendance to interact with the artists and their work.
This lecture series is a fundraiser for the educational programs of the Craft Council and the VanDusen Botanical Garden Assoication.
CCBC or VBGA Members Members $20 for each lecture each or 3/$50
Non Members $25 each lecture or 3/$65
September 22 - 7-9pm
From the Garden
Three artists will present how they use botanicals in the creation of their craft. The artists will have their work for sale during the evening
October 27 - 7-9pm
Three artists from the exhibition will discuss how the garden and all its riches – insects, flowers, weeds and compost – has inspired their artistic practice.
November 17th - 7-9pm
Three artists will share how and why they choose to upcycle using what is left over from human interactions with nature & turning it into amazing pieces of art