Renting at the Quail’s Nest Arts Centre? The smaller Studio Building is great for meetings, workshops, and art classes. The larger Big Blue Building is booked exclusively through to June 2023 and is not available for any other use. NO sublet or rental arrangement through the lessee is permitted.

The Studio Building is used for OCAC programming and is shared by several renters. We accept rentals for single-use, weekend use, weekly / monthly meetings and Summer Studio Weeks for the Studio Building. Renters must be current members of the OCAC.

Click below to read the instructions for rental.  

See contact form at the bottom of this page to inquire about booking your rental date(s).

When your proposed dates are confirmed, download the two-page rental contract for the Studio Building. Fill out and SIGN, and submit the rental form with EACH payment.  You can reduce the number of your payments by paying quarterly if you prefer.

During COVID, all renters must adhere to our COVID Safety Plan. Fill out and sign before your rental.

For authorized Big Blue users ONLY: Submit the Big Blue Building form below with payments: 

To book a date: Check our Calendar page to see what’s already booked, and EMAIL us ( OR fill out the contact form below to confirm availability of your preferred date. Once confirmed by our rental agent, complete and sign the contract and submit it with your payment.

Movable properties (plinths, easels, peg boards, etc) are usually available with a facility rental, but need to be reserved with your facility booking to ensure it. Very few properties are permitted for off-site rental. You or your organization MUST be a member of the arts council and be using the items at your level of membership. Email the arts council to inquire about availability and rates.


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