Short films featuring local arts and cultural practitioners. Experience a virtual studio visit to learn about inspirations and the reasons why they produce the work they love, view recent work, and enjoy artist demonstrations.
2021 Virtual Artist Tour
2020 Virtual Artist Tour Videos
Please enjoy the Virtual Artist Tour videos that were created in 2020 as a way to share the work of our local artists and artisans with the community. We hope that you are inspired to connect with the artists; click the artist name to learn more about the artist by visiting their ArtSea Member Profile, or check out the ArtSea social media channels (@ArtSeaCommunityArtsCouncil) and comment on your favourite video. Feel free to share the links with friends and art enthusiasts.
Meet Tori Jones, the producer of the 2020 and 2021 Virtual Artist Tour feature films:
Many Thanks to:
- Wayne McNiven, 2020 ArtSea Vice President and Virtual Tour Committee Lead, who volunteered countless hours to make this project a reality.
- Tori Jones for her expert filming and editing of these fantastic Virtual Artist Tour videos.
- Wendy Picken, Studio Tour Committee Lead, for being a support for our local artists!
- Our fantastic ArtSea Member Artists who welcomed us into their studios so that we could share some arts and culture with the community.
- The Town of Sidney, the District of North Saanich, and the Province of BC through the BC Arts Council for making this project possible.