AiR Facilities

AiR offers a variety of living and working facilities suitable for many budgets and creative pursuits.

Salt Spring Cottage

Living accommodation and studio amenities vary. Most monthly rates range from $750 to $1800, this may not include utilities depending on the residence chosen. All living accommodation are fully equipped with cooking facilities, and living area, the majority are 600sq.ft. guest cottages on acreage properties, most have a separate bedroom laundry facilities, and wifi .

Applicants should select the package that best suits their needs. Packages offered are for specific properties as examples of what is available in that price range. Availability varies.

Applicants will receive more detailed information once accepted or upon request.

  • Package A. Rustic cottage with living area/work space suitable for a writer or artist working small scale. Outside facilities suitable for a sculptor include a small-unheated barn and a well-equipped wood workshop. Property is on a bus route within walking distance of Fulford Harbour and ferry. $750 + hydro.
  • Package B. Modern cottage with living area on ground floor. Large multi -purpose studio space in walk out basement space below offers covered indoor and outdoor space and would be suitable for a painter, sculptor or ceramic artist. Property is on a bus route with beach access close by. $1250 + Internet cable charges.
  • Package C. Modern very well appointed cottage on two levels on beautiful rural property. Open living area on ground floor has separate study area suitable for a writer.  In addition 180sq.ft. studio suitable for a painter is available on a separate property a short walk away. Property is on the edge of Fulford village within walking distance of ferry, cafes, beaches and bus connection. $1,400.
  • Package D. Offers two accommodation possibilities: Small 240sq.ft. cabin with open living bedroom space; or a larger suite attached to the main house. Both spaces are very well appointed and would be suitable for a writer. The property has a gallery and outdoor sculpture walk. A large studio space suitable for most media, other than metal sculpture, is available in a modern studio/workshop complex within walking distance. All studios in the complex are self-contained and have separate outside entrances and washroom/cleanup facilities. Accommodation and studio space are within walking distance of Ganges and beaches. $1,850 and $2,450.

PETS: No pets are allowed

SMOKING: No smoking is permitted in the residence or studio facilities.

Art Studio on Salt Spring

Performance Art