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
  • the FCA-COC Mentorship Program
  • Promoting your artwork through our website and art shows

OASIS 2022 Call for Entries

LOCATION:  Peachland Art Gallery, 5684 Beach Avenue, Peachland, BC

SHOW DATES:  July 1 - 31, 2022

ENTRY DEADLINE: May 31, 2022

PARTICIPANTS:  Open to all Active and Signature Members of the following chapters of the FCA:

  • Central Okanagan
  • South Okanagan and Similkameen
  • North Okanagan
  • Thompson Nicola Shuswap

For more information or to enter, click here.

Grizzli Gallery Show

Grizzli Winery has organized and is displaying paintings from some of our chapter members. The winery is open from 11 am to 6:30 pm daily.

The online gallery will be available for viewing and to purchase paintings from March 29 to May 30. Click Here to view online gallery.

FCA-COC Monthly Meetings

Our next meeting will be on May 2nd, 2022 at 7:00 PM on Zoom.  

Painting Critique by Kato Rempel SFCA


Kato has won several awards through the Federation of Canadian Artists juried shows and has completed a peer review advancement that now gives her the designation of SFCA (Senior Member of the Federation of Canadian Artists). She received her Elected Membership designation through the SCA (Society of Canadian Artists) in 2020.


We will be live streaming the meeting and presentation. A link will be sent to members prior to the meeting.  If you are a non-member and would like to attend the meeting, please contact Kit Bell at kitbell@shaw.ca for a link. 


For those unable to make the meetings, the presentations are available on the chapter's Youtube channel.

Chapter Workshop

After over two years of cancelled workshops, we are pleased to announce that Gaye Adams will be teaching an in-person workshop for the chapter on June 24, 25 and 26.  Create Compelling Light is for Acrylic and Oil painters - all levels welcome!

Click here for more information or to register.

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 Featured Works

Grizzli Gallery Show

Click here to see all paintings in this show.

More Great Artwork


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