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Creative Class: December 2013 Archives

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Cinevic's Silent Night Challenge

Amanda Farrell-Low talks about a winter solstice film screening where local filmmakers were challenged to make silent films.
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Improvising the eighties

Amanda Farrell-Low tells us about a local theatre company is doing improvisations inspired by John Hughes movies.
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Holiday craft fairs

The holiday season is officially underway. Amanda Farrell-Low tells us about a few of the artisan holiday fairs happening on the Island in the next few weeks.

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The Owl Designer Fair
Featuring all local handmade and upcycled goods, plus workshops and live music.
6pm-10pm Friday, December 6, 10am-6pm Saturday, December 7
Fernwood Community Centre, 1240 Gladstone Avenue
 
A Touch of Saltspring
228 vendors from Saltspring, the Gulf Islands, BC and Alberta.
10am-8pm Friday, December 6, 10am-5pm Saturday and Sunday, December 7 and 8
Panorama Recreation Centre
1885 Forest Park Drive
 
8th Annual Rock, Rock, Rock, Rock 'n' Roll Market
Market from 4pm-9:30pm, then live music from 9:30pm-on. Donations at the door support the Out of the Rain youth shelter.
4pm-1am Friday, December 6
Logan's Pub, 1821 Cook Street
 
Wild Life Collective Market
First of a monthly market by a collective of local artisans and makers, plus several sets of live music. Door donations support the live performers and a raffle will support the Out of the Rain youth shelter.
12:30pm-6pm Sunday, December 8
Discovery Coffee, 664 Discovery Street
 
Moss Street Holiday Market
This long-running popular farmer's market hosts its annual holiday fair with over 70 vendors.
10am-4pm Saturday and Sunday, December 14 and 15
Fairfield Gonzalez Community Association, 1330 Fairfield Road
 
Score! Under $20 Craft Fair
20 tables of local arts, crafts and more. All items are $20 or less.
10am-6pm Saturday and Sunday, December 14 and 15
Rifflandia HQ, 1501 Douglas Street
 
The Maker's Market
Shop for handmade goodies in the AGGV's beautiful Spencer Mansion.
2:30pm-8pm
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1040 Moss St
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