Catherine Taron

Catherine Taron works primarily in watercolour and acrylic media. A self-taught painter, her paintings are inspired by the changing moods and energies of the west coast and island communities.

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Elissa Anthony

I didn't set out to be a landscape artist. However when I moved to Vancouver Island it became obvious where I should head on my artistic path. I started with painting the flowers in my new garden, but soon started exploring landscape with the first being a seascape of Botanical Beach. My paintings took on a life of their own...

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David Paul Crombie

I'm an artist and photographer living on the west coast of Vancouver island. When shooting I bring a creative approach, while maintaining sensitivities to the mood and light of the moment. But most of all I aim to have fun and make memorable images.

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"Surfing the West Coast" is just weeks away!

The PRAS team is busy making preparations for this year's CULTURAL HERITAGE FESTIVAL, and we are so excited about this year's theme of "Surfing the West Coast" (September 19-27)!

If you are an artist or surfer (or both!) and would like to get involved, please email pacificrimarts@gmail.com.

This is a festival which really is all about community involvement, and we would love to hear from you!

Share ‪#‎surfthewestcoast‬ and stay tuned for more details!

 

 

News

Summer Fest goes out with a Boom - a huge thanks to all involved!

Aug 16 2015

This year’s Summer Festival was a huge success, culminating in the Outdoor Concert in Tofino that drew in crowds of 400+ people!

JOB POSTING

Jun 23 2015

ARE YOU CRAZY FOR CREATIVITY AND WORK WELL WITH CHILDREN  AND TEENS?

ArtSplash 2015 THANK YOU!

May 8 2015

ArtSplash! Sales Increase by 95%!

Employment Opportunity

Jan 3 2015

Coordinator Positions 

CULTURAL HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2014

Oct 27 2014

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO MADE THE 2014 CULTURAL HERITAGE FESTIVAL SUCH A SUCCESS!  

Pacific Rim Summer Festival 2014 - Thank You!

Aug 3 2014

  A Big Thank You goes out to everyone involved in this year’s 26th Pacific Rim Summer Festival. First to the Pacific Rim Arts Society Board members for all their volunteered time:

Welcome to PRAS Adrienne Mason

May 21 2014

The Pacific Rim Art Society would like to welcome new member Adrienne Mason!   Adrienne is a long time resident of Tofino who has written several books including "Long Beach Wild" and "Planet Ark: Preserving Earth's Biodiversity".

About PRAS

PRAS is a volunteer-based, non-profit society serving the districts of Tofino and Ucluelet, and First Nations communities in the Clayoquot Sound/ Long Beach area, on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Our goal is to help build happy, healthy communities by bringing people together through arts and culture.

Contact

Pacific Rim Arts Society
Box 468 Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0

Phone: 250-726-2443
General Email: pacificrimarts@gmail.com

Executive Director: Jacqueline Chamberland