Central Okanagan FCA



FCA-COC is a community of over 165 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

FCA-COC Meeting

The chapter's next meeting will be on January 7th 2019.

Where:      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.


Still Life Drawing and Painting Workshop with Dennis Weber

February 23rd and 24th 2019

Join SFCA artist Dennis Weber during two days of Still Life drawing and painting.  Day one - Set up “live” still life to draw with pencils or pastels and Day two to paint the still life using your drawing or from the Still Life. 

Simple, colourful arrangements are a great way to hone your artistic vision and make painting fun.  The class will have daily demonstrations by Dennis Weber, address composition and still life set up, learning to look at subjects in a new way. 

Dennis is a master teacher and painter who will assist you to improve your drawing and painting skills.

 All levels and media are welcome.

For more information or to register, click here.

OASIS 2019 Dates

The Symposium part of OASIS will be held on April 27th, 2019 with 1 day workshops with the presenting artists on April 28th.  Put those dates on your calendar!

This year the presenting artists will be:

  • Jean Pederson
  • Brian Buckrell
  • Renata Kerr

For more information, to purchase tickets or sign up for a workshop, click here.

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      Artist Spotlight

"Scenic Canyon" by Gillian Rau

November Painting of the Month 

"Scenic Canyon

by Gillian Rau

FCA-COC Members Competition

To see all entries for the competition, click here.

More Great Artwork


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2019 Show and Workshop Dates

February 23-24 - Workshop
     Dennis Weber - "Still Life Drawing and       Painting" - All Media
April 27 - OASIS Symposium at OK College
April 28 - OASIS Workshops
     Jean Pederson
     Brian Buckrell
     Renata Kerr
July 1-30 - OASIS National Show at Peachland Art Gallery
November 15-17 - 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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