Community Arts Council of Creston

An umbrella organization for arts and culture.

Upcoming Events

October 21 2017 1:00 - 5:00 PM

Arts Council Garage Sale

St Stephens Presbyterian Church Hall

306 Northwest Blvd, Creston

This is a great opportunity for artists & artisans to sell extra materials & supplies as well as various household items!

Table Cost: $10

More information contact:
Anne 250-428-8758 or Alison 250-428-2120
info@crestonvalleyartscouncil.ca

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October 21 2017 1:00 - 3:30 PM

Knitting Toe-Up Socks

Instructor Carmen Ditzler - Includes 2 days. Starts Saturday October 21, second class date is Saturday, October 28 from 1:30 - 3:00. You can make a fantastic smooth toe shape. The toe acts as its own swatch for gauge No picking up of stitches on the gusset. It is always fun to learn a new skill. Use your sock yarn to its utmost no little leftover balls.If you have two circular needles the same size length doesnt matter bring them - with a wool yarn that matches the size preferably in a light colour. This will be for your learning sock. You will also be using two circular needles in 2.5-3.5mm 16-24 and sock weight yarn for a real sock. Bring at least two stitch markers in different colours or styles.There will be time ahead of the first class for assistance with needles and yarn.

Fly in the Fibre - 139 10th Ave. N.Creston, BC Across from the Fire Hall

Fee : 60.00

email : mjoy@flyinthefibre.ca

October 22 2017 10:00AM - 4:00 PM

Felted Slippers

Instructor Carmen Ditzler - Make your own felted slippers - cozy custom fit to your foot with no seams Challenge your skills with this wet felting class. Great for all levels.

Fly in the Fibre - 139 10th Ave. N.Creston, BC Across from the Fire Hall

Fee : 60.00

email : mjoy@flyinthefibre.ca

October 22 2017 10:00AM - 3:00 PM

Embroidery Sue Spargo Inspired Workshop

Instructor Lori Craig - BIRD PLAY is a quintessential Sue Spargo favorite. These beautiful little birds offer lots of opportunity to learn stitches and explore the craft of working with wool. The workshop will include exploration of the colours, textures, threads, fabrics, yarns, embellishments that are integral to this form of creative stitch work. Kits provided include wool, thread, needles for 1 bird. Completed work can be used to create needle keeps, zip bags, organizational bags ideas and kits available at the workshop. Materials for more bird play will be available for purchase.

Fly in the Fibre - 139 10th Ave. N.Creston, BC Across from the Fire Hall

Fee : 60.00

email : mjoy@flyinthefibre.ca

October 23 2017 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Needle Felt Cute Ghost Pumpkin

Instructor Leah Wilson - 3D Needle Felting Sculpture techniques Adding arms, facial expression, and how to use "the soft touch" when finishing. Kit includes a needle enough wool to build a ghost with miniature pumpkin.

Fly in the Fibre - 139 10th Ave. N.Creston, BC Across from the Fire Hall

Fee : 30.00

email : mjoy@flyinthefibre.ca

Every 3rd Wednesday each month.

Arts Council Members Meeting

7:00 pm at the Creston Museum.

Every 2nd Wednesday each month.

Arts Council Directors Meeting

4:00 PM at the Chamber of Commerce.




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