The Art of Discovering Gabriola's Amazing Talent...
Gabriola enjoys a spectacularly high proportion of professional artists - ranking sixth per capita in Canada! Every day is a celebration of creativity in this community of more than 200 writers, actors, painters, dancers, musicians and potters. The Gabriola Arts Council - the biggest little arts council in BC - ensures visitors have plenty of opportunity to engage creatively, primarily through three annual events...the Isle of the Arts Festival, Gabriola Theatre Festival and the Thanksgiving Studio Tour.
Our Artists welcome visitors to their studios.
If the Yellow Flag is Flying, the artist's studio is open and welcoming visitors.
Browse, Enjoy and Appreciate the wonderful Art our Artists have to offer with no pressure to buy.
Below is a list of Artists that Fly the Yellow Flag!
The Isle of the Arts
Carolyn Bell Artist
Island Vintage Studio
Pier Gallery Artists Collective
Silver Bee Jewellery Design
Thanksgiving Studio Tour
Mark your calendar for Gabriola Island’s Annual Thanksgiving Studio Tour
October 7-9, 2017!
Address: 481 Berry Point Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X1
The Roundhouse Gallery shows photo-encaustic and multi-media works by Chris Straw and silver jewellery by Margy Gilmour. Open by request.
Address: 683 Berry Point Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X1
Northern Ink Limited: parent company of diverse creations, including a unique line of scarves, together with writing and wellness services.
Address: 2590 Islands View Drive, Gabriola BC
Carolyn has created a series of traditional and modern icons, drawings, and water-colours. Originals on wood, plus cards, magnets, and prints. OPEN: Year-round by appointment
Address: 3091 Commodore Way, Gabriola BC V0R1X7
French Country / distressed antiques, sophisticated rustic furniture, garden items, barn-board furniture, textiles and home decor.
Address: 525 Berry Point Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X1
Jewellery to massage your beauty chakra. Laura creates magical silver and gold pieces showcasing powerful gems.
Address: 1969 Clamshell Drive, Gabriola BC V0R1X6
Maker of organic designs in sterling silver jewellery that reflect the beauty of my island home.
Address: 1490 Hess Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X6
Caroline has worked as a professional teacher & painter of inspiring abstract works and beautiful birds for over 2 decades.
Address: 2880 South Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X7
One of a kind, handmade: jewelry artwear, encaustic paintings, and assemblage art available on this unique bus boutique.
Address: 2021 Blueback Circle, Gabriola BC V0R1X7
Professional photographer, art reproduction, custom printing and gallery.
Address: 616 Wildwood Crescent, Gabriola BC V0R1X4
Unique, flattering and comfortable wearables and accessories, crocheted, hand knitted or woven, made from natural fibres.
Address: 650 Wildwood Crescent, Gabriola BC V0R1X4
A study of conscious life and spirit, freedom and pressing the edges of the unknown. Multimedia artist and sculptor.
Address: #4 - 480 North Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X0
Gabriola's new boutique art gallery and silver-smithing studio. See artists at work while you shop a selection of fine handcrafted goods!
Address: 1190 Suzanne Avenue, Gabriola BC V0R1X3
Ph: 250-247-7450 Cell: 250-714-9720
Unique handmade jewelery made from repurposed drum cymbals.
Address: #9-575 North Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X1
HIVE EMPORIUM - "the buzz on Gabriola" - gallery, locally crafted artisan works, coffee bar, bookstore, clothing, curios and performance venue.
Address: 2895 South Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X7
Phone: 250-247-7464 / mobile: 250-741-7780
A visual artist working primarily in the mediums of painting and photography.
Address: 1875 Stalker Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X7
Vibrant colors evoke an emotional connection to the coastal landscape. Her semi-abstract paintings give form to spaces where the man-made and the natural world meet.
Address: 3300 South Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X7
Inspired by love. Inspirational, unique, handcrafted collectibles including homemade tea, Alpaca socks, photography, and so much more.
Address: 900 Colleen Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X3
Artist, Feldenkrais practitioner & dancer; they sound diverse; however they all call to my heart and feed me with purpose.
Address: 1616 Whalebone Drive, Gabriola BC V0R1X5
Evocative watercolour paintings telling the story of the Pacific Northwest through fish & whales by an internationally known artist. Refreshingly West Coast.
Address: 633 Wildwood Crescent, Gabriola BC V0R1X4
The finest in West Coast tie dye apparel and tapestries. Handcrafted, wearable art for the whole family.
Address: 3383 South Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X7
Local artists collections. OPEN Mid-April to Mid-September. Apr-Jun: Fri to Mon 11-5; Jul-Aug: Daily 11-5; Sept: Fri to Mon 11-5.
Call or visit our website for information on our artists.
Address: 1790 Seymour Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X6
Vibrant & colourful fused glass art and mixed media paintings by an award winning artist. A fabulously inspired studio to visit. By appointment only.
Address: 737 Ross Way, Gabriola BC V0R1X3
Be amazed and inspired by the abundant beautiful renditions of local scenes created by Melinda Wilde. Come and explore.
Address: 1156 Suzanne Avenue, Gabriola BC V0R1X3
Fresh, original, and always free-range. Acrylic paintings by internationally-collected artist.
Address: 2680 Islands View Drive, Gabriola BC V0R1X7
Uniquely designed soft leather bags with a West Coast touch.
Address: 476 South Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X0
Non-Profit society that supports and promotes the arts on Gabriola, including the Isle of the Arts Festival, Theatre Festival and Thanksgiving Studio Tour. Check out their website for details.
Address: 785 North Road, Gabriola BC V0R1X3
Feed and pet our animals. Shop at our store for Alpaca wear and farm produce. OPEN Year Round - Summer: Thur to Saturday 11am-4pm; Off-season: Saturdays only