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Exploring Our Roots – Themed Art Show asks “What Did Your Ancestors Do?”

The theme of this year’s Lumby Days Family Festival is MEDIEVAL and in keeping with our history, ancestry & genealogy the Monashee Arts Council is hosting a juried art show entitled “What Did Your Ancestors Do?”  We invite local artists in any medium to participate in this show which will run during Lumby Days June 7-9, 2019. Perhaps you’re lucky enough to have had a relative create your family tree for you, or maybe you only know your parents’ generation and that’s where the information on your bloodline stops. There is a big interest in our ancestry these days and the Monashee Arts Council is inviting you to explore your history through art. Whether you know exactly where your family came from and what they did, or whether you can only make your best guess on your ancestry based on intuition and snippets of stories, we want you to have fun with this art show and pay tribute to the…

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Vendor Table Applications – Lumby Days 2019

We have a limited number of Vendor Tables available in our Festival of the Arts venue at Lumby Days Family Festival June 7-9, 2019. Non-profit groups & vendors who are displaying handmade, original arts/crafts are invited to take part. Please find the link for the application below: Artist and Artisan Vendor Tables Application Form 2019

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2019 Juried Art Show – What Did Your Ancestors Do?

The theme of this year's Lumby Days Family Festival is MEDIEVAL and in keeping with our history, ancestry & genealogy the Monashee Arts Show is hosting a juried art show entitled "What Did Your Ancestors Do?"  We invite local artists in any medium to participate in this show which will run during Lumby Days June 7-9, 2019. This is a separate art show apart from our annual critiqued art show that will run concurrently. Artists may submit up to 3 pieces. Each piece must be ready-to-hand and be clearly labelled with the artist's name, medium, and price.  There is a display fee of $5 per piece. Please see the attached document for all the information and guidelines or stop by our office to pick up a copy in person. Download: 2019 juried art show application What Did Your Ancestors Do

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2019 Lumby Days Open Show-Invitation to Artists

The Monashee Arts Council is inviting local artists in any medium to participate in a critiqued art show in conjunction with the Lumby Days Family Festival June7-9, 2019. Artists may submit up to 3 pieces. Each piece must be ready-to-hang and be clearly labelled with the artist's name, medium, and price. (Display fee of $5 per piece). Please see the attached Entry Form for all the details & guidelines or you can stop by the Monashee Arts Council's office which is located within The Village Gallery at 1975 Vernon Street in Lumby, BC. Download: 2019 Lumby days critiqued art show application

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2019 Photography Contest – Lumby Days

Yes! It is coming soon so get your cameras out and snap your most creative pics!  The Monashee Arts Council is very pleased to be hosting our annual Photography Contest once more at the Lumby Days Family Festival (June 7-9, 2019) There are FIVE categories this year for both Youth & Adults: People Landscape/scenery Abstract/Other Animals/Pets Macro Download: Lumby Photo Contest Entry Form 2019

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Cultural Survey

The Monashee Arts Council is taking a Cultural Survey of Lumby, Whitevale, Mabel Lake, Lavington/Coldstream, Cherryville and the surrounding areas. Are you an artist, sculptor, potter, performer, writer, playwright or any other type of cultural creative? Let us know who you are!  MAC directors will be doing interviews to discover what talents are in the area.

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Meet the Artist Project

Meet the Artist Project - call for participating artists The Monashee Arts Council has entered into an agreement with the Okanagan Regional Library (Lumby) to offer a program to raise the awareness in the community of our local artists.  This project will provide a venue for local artists to showcase their work in the Lumby Branch, as well as take part in evening/weekend events during which the public can meet the artists to discuss their pieces

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Thank You Volunteers!

Thank you to our Volunteers!!!! The Monashee Arts Council would like to acknowledge & thank all of our many amazing volunteers!  You've made such a difference in how we are able to promote & support the arts in our lovely community.

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