Central Okanagan FCA



FCA-COC is a community of over 150 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

FCA-COC Meeting

The chapter's next meeting will be on June 4, 2018. Discover a strategy for working collaboratively as Renata Kerr, Maureen Lejbak and Carmen Venturi demonstrate how two or more artists can work simultaneously on one painting, with little to no planning beforehand.

Where:      Branch 17, Kelowna Senior Citizen Centre, 1353 Richter St, Kelowna, BC. (NOTE: Meeting location has changed as of January, 2016). Click here for a map.

Time:         7:00 - 9:00 pm

Guests are welcome.

Chapter Workshops

Click here for more information or to register.

The following workshops are not yet open for registration:

Andrew McDermott - Two Day Pastel and Acrylics - Sunday and Monday - September 23 and 24 - Rotary Centre for Arts 

Graham Flatt - One Day Watercolour - Saturday, October 13, 2018, at COSA

Not a Member Yet? 

      Artist Spotlight

"McIntyre Bluff" by Lizann Allan

May Painting of the Month 

"McIntyre Bluff

by Lizann Allan

FCA-COC Members Competition

To see all entries for the competition, click here.

To enter for the month of June/July 2018 click here:

Painting of the Month

More Great Artwork


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2018 Show and Workshop Dates

February 24 - Workshop
     Ingrid Christensen - "Creating Dynamic 
         Compositions" - Oils or Acrylics
February 25-26 - Workshop
     Ingrid Christensen - "Alla Prima Portraits" - Oils or
April 28 - OASIS Symposium at OK College
April 29 - OASIS Workshops
     Neil Patterson - "Simplified Colour in the Landscape"
          - Oils or Acrylics
     Dene Croft - "The Extraordinary Still Life" - Oils
     Suzanne Northcott - "Surfaces and Symbol" -
          Exploring Acrylic and Mixed Media
July 1-30 - OASIS National Show at Peachland Art 
September 23-24 Workshop
     Andrew McDermott - Pastel and Acrylics
October 13 - Workshop
     Graham Flatt - Watercolour
November 16-18 - Autumn Gallery Chapter Show



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

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