February 21st, 22nd & 24th, 2025

I hope y to see you all next year!
Gabriola Arts & Heritage Centre
476 South Road, Gabriola

20/20 Art Show opens at 6:00 - in








it goes live on line 30 minutes later

On-line Sales

The show will go live here at 6:30 on Friday, Feb. 21st

When you find the piece you love click on it’s image, that will take you to the sales page – just follow the instructions. E-transfers are preferred to gwen@gwenspinks.com.
When a piece sells a note appears on the image stating “sold”

Live at GAHC

The Show will be open to the public:
Opening Reception: Friday 6 to 8
Saturday from 10 to 4
Sunday from 11 to 3

The best time to buy is Friday night.
The best time to see the show is Saturday.

People pick up their new treasures on Sunday from 3 to 4

Mission Statement:
for 20/20 the Art Show

estambliished as Stretched – the Art Show in 2016
& Squared – the Art Show in 2017
alternating each year after.

To hold space for community.

I bring together all artists – the young, the old, the trained and the self-taught – working in all mediums – everyone equal – everyone supported and encouraged.

2024 Participating Artists

Stretched – Vertical

Susan Banjavich

Rob Robinson

Kimm Nightingale

Judith Stirt

Joke Mensink

Sandra Civitarese

Jonathan Hoskins

Cindy Verheul

Colleen Marana

Gwen Spinks

Stephen Cole

Linden Utting


Catherine Hart

Olena Gill

Katerina Gill

Lottie Anderson

Grazyna Wolski


Stretched – Horizontal

Melinda Wilde

Joke Mensink

Ezra Miller

Barb Hague

Judith Madsen

Pat Rokosh

Vicky Bowes

Shell Lee

Esther Robison

Nola Johnston

Jim Heeks

Zulis Yalte



Maxx Duncalfe

Brendalee Astells

Grant Leier

Dave Aris

Hilary Farmer

Maia Levine

Tammy Hudgeon

Grazyna Wolski

Lesley Comassar

Joan Eamer

carol weaver

Joanie Wright

Tyrrell Clarke

Frances Usher

Debra Newberry

Morag Orr-Stevens

Leaha Argue


Lisa Carter



Alexandra Gill (16)

Mia MacDonald-West (12)

Emily Moore (16)

Bella Heughan (12)

Liv Boulton (10)

Charleigh Boulton (12)


For the artists

details regarding the show – the when where and how of it.



Pick up canvas

900 Colleen Road

The Stretched canvases are in!! if you are registed for a Stretched or Squared canvas, Please pick it up on Monday, Sept. 18th between 10: and noon – or call me to to make arrangements for pick up.


Send Title and Image

Tuesday January 9th

Please email me a GOOD QUALITY photo of your work. Include title & medium. I need time to both promote the show and to create hang tags.


Drop off Artwork

if you live in Nanaimo
drop off at Iron Oxide
before Feb. 19th

if you live on Gabriola
drop off on
Friday, Febuary 23rd

10am at GAHC
476 South Rd.

Call me if that is not possible.



Show Time

Friday Febuary 23rd
6-8pm at GAHC

Put your fancy duds on and come out to celebrate with us!  Sell some art, buy some art – visit with old friends and make new friends!
Join us just for the fun of it!



Pick up art or cheque

Just kidding, I e-transfer the money now; however, if your piece didn’t sell you will need to pick it up between 2-3pm on Sunday the 25th.

Thanks for playing.



All work must be ready to hang. The correct sawtooth hardware is sold in 2 stores on Gabriola.
For the squared and the vertical stretched canvasses center the hardware. For the Horizontal stretched canvasses use 2 hangers – each 6″ from the out side edge.