poets, printmakers, photographers, performers etc. living on (a)
small island(s)** situated in the southern Gulf of Georgia populated
by a plethora of creative people ... people attracted by the Gulf
Islands ambience and their proximity to the urban centres of Vancouver
and Victoria, BC .... a beautiful location for rampant creativity!
the Pender Creatives web site you'll find a wide gamut of Pender
Island, BC arts, artists, artisans, craftspeople, and other creative
folks including farmers, builders and healers. Some Pender Island
artists work in several disciplines and you'll find them in more
than one of their categories to the left. The Pender Island arts
scene continues to grow as does this web site...
and if you're a Pender creative yourself and would like to appear
in these pages please .
Join us on Pender Island from July 14 to August 12, 2012 for a festival of the arts on Pender Islands. With the highest per-capital population of artists in Canada, Pender Island is all about the arts. And this summer the Island of Art Festival brings you art shows on fences, in orchards, in wineries, in galleries, and in over 30 artists homes. Concerts, spoken word festivals and artists receptions dot the calendar throughout the month. more info is found on the Island of Art Festival Facebook page.