OUR MISSION

The Saanich Peninsula Arts and Crafts Society (SPAC) is a registered nonprofit organization dedicated to offering promotion, support, education, marketing and socializing for over 400 member artists living in the Greater Victoria region, the Saanich Peninsula and the Gulf Islands. Volunteers run SPAC, and every member is encouraged to participate to help maintain the Society’s vibrant life.

Click here to view the activities and member benefits of joining SPAC.

SPAC NEWS

2024 Spring Show


2024 Patrons’ Night Gala

The SPAC 71st Anniversary Spring Show at the Mary Winspear Centre is recognized island-wide as a superior exhibition and sale of original paintings, sculpture, pottery, fibre and textile arts, fine crafts and jewellery.

Every year we invite members of our community who appreciate art for their personal or professional spaces to become a SPAC Art Patron.

Purchase your ticket today – click here.


2024 Workshops-by-the-Sea Calendar

Checked out the 2024 Calendar of exciting workshops. Space is limited and classes fill quickly so register early!

May 25/26, 2024 1-day Workshop

Painting the Canadian Seasons – Acrylic and Oil with Deborah Czernecky.


Central Saanich Branch Library Exhibition

The Central Saanich Library and Cultural Centre, located at 1209/1229 Clarke Road, hosts an ongoing, rotating exhibit of the work of SPAC’s talented members.

Now Exhibiting – Jill Rashleigh (View Bio)

Want to be an exhibiting artist at the Central Saanich Branch Library? Just contact the Chair at exhibits@spacsociety.com.


Sculpt Italy 2024

Pietrasanta, Italy

Event runs from August 31 to September 11, 2024.

Classical sculpture workshop, David Hunwick, Gabriele Vicari and Linda Lindsay.

Visit website: davidhunwick.com/sculpt-italy


Social Media

Please like, follow and share our new social media platforms. They will be utilized to promote SPAC activities, like the Spring Art Show, member shows, and workshops. We will also be building links with other, like-minded organizations like the Sooke Fine Art Show to cross promote.

For now, until the other, unused accounts are closed down the handles are:

Instagram@SPACsociety

Facebook: http://bitly.ws/zRSG
or look it up in Facebook under Saanich Peninsula Arts & Crafts Society.



Members-Only Website

To access the SPAC members-only website, you must have an account. Once you have renewed your 2024 membership or joined for the first time, your account is automatically set up. You will receive an email with your login and temporary password.

Once logged in, you can change your password to something easy to remember by going into Your Account on the left hand side of the top menu.