Events

Monthly Member Meetings

Looking for other local artists to connect with and network? Join in one of our monthly meetings, workshops, or demonstrations, held the third Monday of each month, from September to June. Dates and locations may change due to holidays or unforeseen circumstances, so check regularly for the latest updates.

COVID-19 Update:

Dates and locations for future Monthly Member Meetings will be confirmed once the Health Department deems that the pandemic is under control, as we wish to keep everyone safe. Meanwhile, mark your calendars for these tentative dates for Fall 2020:

Monday, September 21, 2020

Monday, October 19, 2020

Monday, November 16, 2020

Monday, December 7, 2020

Upcoming Events

October 1st - December 30th, 2020
Visual Artists of Welland Gallery Shop

Visual Artists of Welland Gallery Shop

New Gallery Shop in the Seaway Mall with artwork from over 20 different artists!

Opening Party and Ribbon Cutting: Thurs. Oct. 1, 2020, 11 am

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November 25th - December 9th, 202011 am to 4 pm
Silver Linings Part 2 - Silent Art Auction

Silver Linings Part 2 - Silent Art Auction

POSTPONED to the New Year due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions.

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Past Events

October 1st, 202011 am
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for VAW Gallery Shop

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for VAW Gallery Shop

With special guests: Frank Campion, Mayor of Welland; Vance Badawey, MP Niagara Centre; Mike Belcastro, President of Seaway Mall.

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September 16th - 27th, 202011 am to 4 pm
Silver Linings Silent Art Auction

Silver Linings Silent Art Auction

The Black Sheep Lounge & Coffee Roasters
64 Niagara Street, Welland, ON

Silent Auction Opens: Sept. 16
Silent Auction Closes: Sept. 27 (at 2 pm)

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January 18th - March 2nd, 2020
Each One Piece Art Show & Sale

Each One Piece Art Show & Sale

OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, January 18, 2020, 2 - 4 pm

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November 9th - 10th, 2019
Sleigh Bells Art Show & Sale

Sleigh Bells Art Show & Sale

Free admission and parking

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October 28th, 20196:30 p.m.
October General Meeting

October General Meeting

PRESENTATION: Dotting Paint Demonstration, by Barb Cook and Connie Lee-Reynolds of C&B Crazy Dots

NOTE!! Date changed from Monday, October 21 to “Monday, October 28th” due to Federal Elections on the 21st.

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September 16th, 20196:30 p.m.
September General Meeting - AGM

September General Meeting - AGM

Join us for the VAW's First Annual General Meeting

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June 10th - 16th, 2019
Rose Festival Art Exhibition - Adult Entries

Rose Festival Art Exhibition - Adult Entries

Meet & Greet: Monday, June 10, 2019, 6 to 9 pm

See Winners in the Gallery

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June 8th - 9th, 2019
Rose Festival Art Exhibition - Youth Entries

Rose Festival Art Exhibition - Youth Entries

New this year!

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April 5th - 7th, 2019
Spring Fling Art Show & Sale

Spring Fling Art Show & Sale

Held at Canada's Best Value Inn, 1030 Niagara Street, Welland, ON.