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Artists Paint-In - Victoria BC.

Updated on July 21, 2012

Thousands of Visitors enjoy the art on Moss Street


25th Annual Artists Paint-in on Moss Street in Pictures.

If you visit Victoria in July this is an event worth taking time to visit.

Victoria is fortunate to be the chosen destination for many artists. The styles, ages and offerings cross a broad spectrum and there is literally something for everyone.

Moss Street has been the home of the annual artists paint-in for the past 25 years. On July 21st 2012, sponsored by TD and in association with the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, the paint-in celebrated a quarter century of artists displaying their work, working on new creations and engaging with the public.

Packed with locals and tourists the people who live on Moss Street are trapped in their homes and gardens as an abundance of art and artists set up stations - 155 of them in total.

Famous, professional and emerging artisans line the sidewalks on both sides as the crowds of young and old enjoy the spectacle. This is a definite "must do" and is Vancouver Island's larget outdoor art event.

Art enriches peoples lives in so many ways. This event encourages and provides opportunty for engagement and stimulation of creativity for all.

A selection of artists and art work on display at the Moss Street Paint-In


How to find the gallery

A markermoss street victoria bc -
1040 Moss St, Victoria, BC, Canada
get directions

Greater Victoria Art Gallery 1040 Moss Street, Victoria BC.


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    • Lizam1 profile image

      Lizam1 5 years ago from Victoria BC

      Thanks teaches 12345. Plan a trip late July and early august and you will also catch our symphony splash on the inner harbour.

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      Dianna Mendez 5 years ago

      I love art festivals. You can see many talented displays of creative art forms not often seen anywhere else. You certainly had some really good showing at this venue. Would have loved to have been there!

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      Lizam1 5 years ago from Victoria BC

      Thank you Jackie Lynnley and Kygirl89. I am so glad you liked the "virtual tour". The paintings have inspired me to get the brushes out today!

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      kygirl89 5 years ago from West Virginia

      I love the paintings of the water and landscapes. This is so interesting.

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      Jackie Lynnley 5 years ago from The Beautiful South

      Wow, fantastic, I really enjoyed this!