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Submissions for 2017 SSNAP Open January 1, 2017

Call for Entries


Welcome to the Salt Spring Arts Council.

Upcoming Events:

Fashion Draping – 16yrs. & up

January 28 @ 1:00 pm - February 25 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until February 18, 2017

SAORI Weaving – 6yrs. & up

February 25 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Clay Monsters – 6 – 11yrs.

March 3 @ 10:00 am - March 4 @ 12:30 pm

Earth Choir – 5 – 105yrs.

March 3 @ 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until March 17, 2017

Making Your Mark – 15yrs. & up

March 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Workshops on the Rock

With over 60 workshops to choose from in 3 different sectors there is something for everyone. READ MORE

Artcraft + Wintercraft

Enjoy the very best contemporary arts and crafts made by BC’s Southern Gulf Islands’ artisans and artists. Artcraft is the Arts Council-run gallery and gift shop located in Mahon Hall.READ MORE

Artcraft 2017

Registration is Now Open for Artcraft 2017. Artcraft is accepting new and returning participants for the 2017 season. Information for applicants is available here. We are now able to accept online Registration Forms and Payments. [...]

The Latest News

Discover the most up to date news from the Salt Spring Arts Council: Events, Workshops, Exhibits, and a variety of arts news for Salt Spring Island. READ MORE



LandArt @ ArtCraft presents experimental and responsive landscape art installations that stimulate interest and community engagement with the arts and our natural environment.  READ MORE


Salt Spring National Art Prize

This biennial competition has been established to promote creative dialogue and collaboration between the Salt Spring Island arts community and artists from across Canada. READ MORE

Artist in the class

Each school year the Salt Spring Arts Council enriches the lives of Salt Spring Island students by placing literary, performing and visual artists and artisans in classrooms throughout School District #64 READ MORE


Support the arts, keep on top of arts news and connect with others by joining the Salt Spring Arts Council. READ MORE

Salt Spring Arts Council | Mahon Hall

Mahon Hall rentals

Rent the hall for private events, theatrical performances, classes, workshops, fundraisers, meetings, and weddings. READ MORE


Showcase Exhibitions

This showcase of contemporary visual art and fine craft exhibitions is featured on the stage in Mahon Hall from June through September. READ MORE