The Abbotsford Arts Council presents the 2014 Christmas Artisan Market at Highstreet, to take place November 21, 22 and 23 at Highstreet Shopping Centre. The Christmas Artisan Market provides guests the opportunity to find local, one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts and stocking stuffers. Read more...

Turning to Inspiration
Fraser Valley Woodturners Guild

November 14 – December 9, 2014
Opening Reception: Sunday, November 16, 2014
Medium: Woodwork

The creation of wooden objects utilizing a lathe has been around for centuries. It can be dated back to the Egyptians in 1300 BC. Traditionally the objects were made for utilitarian purposes, such as bowls and other vessels, platters and spindles. Sometimes these objects were decorated with surface enhancements such as painting and carving. It is only very recently though that woodturning has developed into and become recognized as a singular form of art. Woodturning as an artform is evolving rapidly and becoming increasingly recognized and popular, with the help of visionary artists, galleries and buyers. Read more...

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Eye on the Arts - November 2014

2014 Holiday Hours

Abbotsford Arts Council & Kariton Art Gallery
Holiday Hours: 

2014 Holiday Hours:
Same as our regular gallery hours except for the following dates:
October 12-13: Closed for Thanksgiving
November 9-11: Closed for Remembrance Day
November 21-23: Closed for our Christmas Artisan Market at Highstreet
December 10 - January 8: Closed for Christmas/New Year's 
Staff available by appointment December 10 - 21 and January 5-8

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