Central Okanagan FCA



FCA-COC is a community of over 135 artists from the central Okanagan area, that includes emerging artists through to highly proficient professional artists. Through peer support and mutual encouragement our aim is to promote the artistic development and professional advancement of our members.

Member benefits include opportunities to participate in:

  • Regional and international art competitions
  • Workshops
  • Monthly meetings including talks and demonstrations by guest artists
  • Drawing and painting as a group
  • Promoting your artwork through our website and art shows

Autumn Gallery Show 2016

Here are the Award Winners for the Autumn Gallery FCA-COC Chapter Show: 

1st Place - Justin Maas - Gypsy Eyes

"Gypsy Eyes" by Justin Maas, AFCA, SCA

2nd Place - Karen Rempel - Laid Back

"Laid Back" by Karen Rempel, AFCA

3rd Place - Jaxon Jurome - Ponderosa Paradise

"Ponderosa Paradise" by Jaxon Jurome

Award of Excellence - Kathy Hale - Nova Scotia Dories

"Nova Scotia Dories" by Kathy Hale

Honourable Mention: Alberto Azzi - Woman with Owl 

"Woman with Owl" by Alberto Azzi

Honourable Mention: Jim Laing - Bowl of Eggs 

"Bowl of Eggs" by Jim Laing

Honourable Mention: Diana Palmer - Glass Landscapes - Encroaching Night

"Glass Landscapes - Encroaching Night" by Diana Palmer, AFCA

To see all the paintings in the show, click here.

Chapter Workshops

Oil Painting Workshop with Ron Hedrick

Date: January 20 and 21 - 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Learn New Vivid Painting Techniques with Mike Svob

Date: April 8, 9, and 10, 2017 – 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Click here for more information or to register.

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      Artist Spotlight

"Soft Landing" by Gloria J. Pada

November Painting of the Month 
"Soft Landing" 
by Gloria J. Pada

 FCA-COC Members Competition

To see all entries for the competition, click here.

To enter for the month of December, 2016 click here:

Painting of the Month

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OASIS 2016 Sponsored by:


PMF Chartered Accountants

Toop Holdings

Kirschner Mountain

MQN Architects 

R. Bruce Telford Consulting 

Pleasant Pear 

Funding for the event provided by:

 City of Kelowna


If you would like to support the arts through a donation, please click here to donate to the FCA-COC.

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