Photo: 2022 Crabtree McLennan Emergist Artist, Jamie Gentry, moccasins
Now is the perfect time of the year to support a local business or artist and surprise a loved one with a gift made with passion and excellence. Check out the artwork from 2022 BC Achievement award alumni:
Fulmer Award First Nations Art
Jamie Gentry – stitches beautiful beadwork on custom moccasins for clients – she’s in demand so book ahead to get a pair
Latham Mack – his traditional Nuxalk style is infused with a contemporary flair and is found at galleries around the province
Dylan Thomas – carves wood and stone focusing on Coast Salish sculpture
Reg Davidson – best known for his traditional ceremonial objects, his work can be found in select BC galleries
Carter Wosk Award Applied Art + Design
Robert Anderson – creates hand-built instruments worthy of passing down to future generations
Caine Heintzman – one of three co-founders of ANDlight, a decorative luminaire design studio and manufacturer to light up your spaces
Louise Perrone – believes special occasions deserve special jewellery like the pieces she builds using recycled textiles
Cathy Terepocki – produces ceramics that are strongly rooted and reflective of her natural surroundings in Chilliwack
And there are many more award-winning artists and businesses to check out at bcachievement.com!
BC Achievement: Elevate Excellence. Share Success. Inspire Change.