2015 is the Year of Craft

Did you know that 2015 is the Year of Craft? With the craft sector contributing 2.8 Billion to GDP (The Canadian Culture Satellite Account, 2010, Statistics Canada, released in September 2014) and enriching our lives with objects and art, there is lots to celebrate. Read the Canadian Crafts federation discussion paper and then come celebrate Year […]

Aberthau Potters Club turns 40!

by Andrea Maitland Aberthau Potters Club is celebrating its 40th anniversary as a collective of passionate amateur ceramicists on the west side of Vancouver. It’s been 40 years of potting, community, co-operation and the occasional squabble in the old coach house beside the Aberthau Mansion – part of the West Point Grey Community Centre. One […]