The ever popular Eastside Flea is back at the Wise Hall, 1882 Adanac Street, this Saturday, January 18th. Like past events, you will find an array of items from many local vendors. You can expect to find collectibles, records, antiques, vintage clothing, books, local artists such as RISH Jewelry with some handmade rings and, of course, so much more. The Flea gets under way at 10:00 a.m. and goes till 4:00 p.m. All ages welcome. Admission is $1.00. If you miss it this weekend, the next scheduled dates at the Wise Hall are February 22nd, March 8th & 22nd and April 12th.
Would you like an opportunity to purchase local art for under $100? If so, this Saturday is your chance. Hot Art Wet City is hosting an Art Garage Sale, 2206 Main Street (at 6th Avenue) with the works of 13 local artists including:
There is an opportunity to preview the work that will be for sale November 28th to November 30th from Noon – 5 pm. The actual Garage Sale gets under way at 7:00 p.m. on November 30th. No early birds. Cash only. All work is under $100.
Artful Sundays is an outdoor visual arts market that begins Sunday, August 11th and will run every consecutive Sunday until September 1st. This event features local artists, live music, special events, artist demonstrations, workshops, tea leaf reading and more. The event will be held in the Napier Greenway at Napier Street & Commercial Drive from Noon – 5:00 p.m. Live music for the first Sunday will be provided by Backspin from Noon – 2:30 p.m. and Rio Samaya will be on hand from 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. The workshop this weekend will be “Scraps and Stitches” a sewing workshop with Karenza T. Wall. Artists on hand this weekend include:
Kirstin Brundin – Photography
Sue Griese – Ceramics
Amy Lee – Jewellery
Candace Massey & Nikita Bates – Paintings
Tracy Matthews – Jewellery
Diane Wood – Cards, Dolls and Collage
For a full listing of all the artists, musicians and workshops for all four Sundays, visit Britannia Community Centre.