Spring is approaching… Crafting is upon us! The Koots is full of talented artists and artisans showcasing their work.
For the artistically inclined and interested craft enthusiasts; here are some events in town showcasing local art in the Kootenay Regions. This post updates weekly so keep your eye out for new calendar listings.
Monthly Craft Calendar
Kimberley and Cranbrook, BC.
Pine & Wine Night at Buckhorn & Main (inquire for availability)
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Monday March 5th, 2018
Location: Buckhorn and Main Restaurant
Cost: $45. Includes 1 glass of wine. Call 250-427-2525
1867 Gala Supper
5:30pm – 11:30pm.
Saturday March 10, 2018. (book by March 3rd)
Location: Cranbrook History Centre.
” The Cranbrook History Centre is pleased to present a remarkable experience to enjoy an evening out in style! Join us for a one of a kind 1867 Gala Supper celebrating 150 years of Canada. Limited tickets available, so book now for this memorable and remarkable one of a kind event!
Time: Cocktails at 5:30PM, Supper at 6:30PM
Food: Seven-course meal catered by The Heid Out
Entertainment: Period actors, pianist, singer
Price: $100 per person ($25 tax deductible receipt available)
How to Buy Tickets: In person at the Cranbrook History Centre (57 Van Horne St S) or over the phone 250-489-3918
Ticket Deadline: March 3rd at 5:00PM “
Book titled “I Will Carry You to Power”
3pm – 5pm.
Sunday March 11, 2018.
Location: Centre 64, Kimberley
” $35 + GST (includes all you’ll need to make an incredible work of art, instruction by professional local artist Lori Joe, snacks and a glass of wine)
Register early (class fills up quickly!) at Centre 64: 250-427-4919 / firstname.lastname@example.org or online at eastkootenay.snapd.com ”
The Dirtbag Fest celebrates people and places critical to sustaining Dirtbaggery. Advocating for mountain stoke and all things outdoors!
“THE DIRTBAG FESTIVAL IS A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFESTYLE THAT IS SO CLOSE TO OUR HEARTS HERE IN BEAUTIFUL KIMBERLEY, BC. ITS A COLLECTION OF FILM, IMAGES AND STORIES BY DIRTBAGS, THOSE WHO ARE WILLING TO SACRIFICE AND DROP AT A MOMENTS NOTICE: THEIR JOBS, THEIR FAMILY, THEIR INCOME AND THEIR HOMES IN SEARCH OF ADVENTURE.”
Brought to you by Rocky Mountain Books, Kimberley Alpine REsort, Kootenay Living Magazine and Columbia Basin Trust.
Featured Artist: Elysia Rose
7:00pm – 11pm.
Thursday March 29, 2018.
Location: The Shed, Kimberley.
“With a background in graphic design, self-taught artist, Elysia Rose combines her technical skills with her passion for art to create unique, colourful pieces. Rooted in personal confrontations, her work is honest and a celebration of raw beauty.
Elysia resides in Calgary but spends much of her time visiting Kimberley.”
Brought to you by SR Designs