Category: Vancouver art

09 Dec

A Weekend to Buy Local, Buy Handmade, and Buy Art

There are so many terrific artists, makers, and craftspeople in this city and the Christmas season is the perfect time of year to support small business by buying locally made goods to give as gifts. This weekend there are studio sales and craft markets galore, so I thought I’d share my favourites.   Shiny Fuzzy […]

23 Nov

Post-Crawl Post Mortem

It’s a few days after the conclusion of Culture Crawl weekend and I am still sooooooooooo tired, and my brain doesn’t seem to be working very well. But I had a terrific weekend hanging out with the team at Propellor Design as a guest artist in their studio. We had a busy weekend with over […]

14 Nov

Recommended Artists to Visit During Culture Crawl Weekend

We’re a few short days away from the 20th Annual Eastside Culture Crawl, and everyone I know is in the midst of their last bit of preparation. The Crawl begins Thursday November 17th and continues until Sunday November 20th. It’s a terrific opportunity to see up close all of the amazing creators who live and […]

09 Nov

Pattern Inspiration By Sarah Pike

I came across the beautiful work of Sarah Pike a few months ago on instagram. When I recently learned she’d be having a show in Vancouver I jumped at the chance to purchase one of her pieces. The mug is what I came away with after doing a super quick drive-by visit to her opening […]

23 Oct

Hot Talks: Eastside Culture Crawl 3rd Edition

Once again I have organized¬†an evening of talks by artists participating in the Eastside Culture Crawl on behalf of Hot Art Wet City. Hot Art Wet City gallery presents the third annual Hot Talks curated by Rachael Ashe, in partnership with the Eastside Culture Crawl. Join us for an evening of informative and entertaining talks […]

© Rachael Ashe