Who says it’s too cold to surf? Put on your suntan lotion, shades, and Bermuda shorts, and get set to “hang ten” by web surfing to our member sites:
Have you visited some of our member group websites? A new one has just been created for the Desert Sage Spinners and Weavers.
It features the Slow Fibre Festival, but has a section devoted to the Desert Sage Spinners and Weavers. Great sheep photos!
Two more member groups with their own websites:
Federation of Canadian Artists: http://southokanaganslowfibrefestival.weebly.com/
Oliver and District Heritage Society: http://www.olivermuseum.ca/
Pick up some great gift ideas from our business members too. They are listed under the blogroll at right.
Check out the 19th Hole B&B http://www.19thholebandb.com/ and Oliver House B&B http://home.cablerocket.com/~oliverhouse/ and ask for some “getaway” gift certificates.
Paw Prints Studio and Gallery http://artofjohnsalsnek.com/, Handworks Gallery http://www.handworksgalleryonline.ca/, and Twin Lakes Encaustic http://www.encaustic.ca/ have some terrific local and BC art. Many items for gift giving in all budgets.
Nothing says Christmas like jewelry. Nature’s Elements Jewelry has some fantastic photos of their designs. http://natureselementsjewelry.webs.com/ Absolutely sparkling! There’s also some cool steampunk jewelry for teens in your life.
At Lauralee’s Treasure Cellar http://www.sochamber.ca/retail/shopping/artists_and_art_supplies/listing_367.html you will find beads and notions to make your own jewelry or to give as gifts to the crafter in your life.
Digipic Productions (Russell Work) has the perfect Oliver landscape prints for sale. Put the Okanagan on your wall. http://www.russellwork.com/photography/
Robot Leather Shop has awesome masks, belts, purses, and other leather items. Check them out on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/group.php?v=wall&gid=192442397351
Don’t see yourself advertised here? Become a business or non-profit group member! Fill out the membership form listed under the banner above, or contact