Creative Residencies for Comox Valley Writers and Visual Artists

The McLoughlin Gardens is pleased to welcome local writers and visual artists to reside and work at the Gardens for one- and two-week residencies this summer and fall. We offer successful applicants space and privacy to pursue their art and nurture their artistic vision and voice.

Applications will be juried by a committee. Residencies are subsidized and the cost to the artist will be $500 per week. The seaside cottage is comfortable, fully furnished and equipped with WIFI service. Please note: vehicle access is limited, and there are no laundry facilities.

To apply for the residency, please go to https://www.mcloughlingardens.org/literary-arts and submit an application by May 20, 2021.

Federation of BC Writers – discount memberships

Three fer Half – The Federation of BC Writers is reaching out to writers groups with a unique membership drive.

Their Winter 2020 deep discount membership drive is inviting non-member writers to join in groups of three or more at a fifty percent discount. Runs from January 17 to February 17, 2020.

Check their website at https://bcwriters.ca for more information, or write to them at membership@bcwriters.ca.