Supporting your local art community can be a fun and interesting way to meet new people. Galleries and artists in North Vancouver have earned their place in Vancouver’s big picture when it comes to both talent and diversity. Many artists have risen to national and even international acclaim, keeping their roots and studios on the ‘Shore.

Small art galleries and craft shops are located through out the various communities of North Van, ready to provide you with qualified advise, lessons and supplies to assist you in creating your masterpiece.

Looking to find a new hobby? There are a number of stores here that can provide you with a start. Paints, woodworking, clay sculpting, remote control toys, glass blowing…they can all be found via our local merchants. Please find the time to visit the shops and art studios that add culture and flair to both your community and your home. North Vancouver is a great hands-on place that has something for everyone’s creative talents and tastes.