June 21, 14 - We're opened up our rental business due to the large number of tents and tables that we have!
February 12, 14 - We're back again this summer for another 4 Art Walks on Stphen Avenue. 6th annual!
July 3, 13 - We've produced a calendar for sale displaying the works of 13 amazing Canadian artists!
July 1, 13 - We've had more than 225 Canadian artists participate in our organization thus far.
March 18, 13 - Submissions open to artists across Canada for our Canadian Art Calendar fundraiser.
March 7, 13 - We're running a "letters campaign". 25 artists from across the country are painting one letter of our name!
February 14, 13 - canadian artists for the poor announces 4 Art Walks for summer 2013 in Calgary - including a Canada Day Art Walk!
September 10, 12 - canadian artists for the poor has now hosted 10 Art Walks on Stephen Avenue. Thanks to all who participated and came out!
September 1, 12 - We're celebrating the 170 artists who have participated in our organization thus far. Buy Canadian art!
August 16, 12 - Thank you to EV for your article Big Art talking about our Art Walks and organization!
April 26, 12 - canadian artists for the poor is now a member of Volunteer Calgary. We can't wait to take advantage of all the services provided to members!
February 14, 12 - Julie Chandler will be serving, once again as Executive Director for canadian artists for the poor. Well wishes and thanks go to outgoing Executive Director Katrina Ketchum!
February 11, 12 - canadian artists for the poor will once again be hosting 4 Art Walks this summer on Stephen Avenue, downtown Calgary!
September 1, 11 - The Art Walks are done for another summer. Thank you to Shaw TV for coming out to cover the story. See you next June!
August 4, 11 - Our Art Walks were featured in FFWD fast forward weekly: Art Walks more than just art
July 7, 11 - Special thanks to the Calgary Beacon.
April 8, 11 - canadian artists for the poor announces 4 Art Walks this summer! The first Thursdays of June, July, August and September.
January 25, 11 - canadian artists for the poor welcomes Kimberly Buckley on to the Board as Treasurer. Welcome!
September 10, 10 - canadian artists for the poor's Founder Julie Chandler releases her book Orphans and the Fatherless
September 1, 10 - Announcing Katrina Ketchum as Executive Director of canadian artists for the poor!
August 19, 10 - canadian artists for the poor hosts 2nd annual Art Walk. Beautiful variety of art on display, many artists creating on site and selling their works!
August 2, 10 - canadian artists for the poor appears in the Examiner "Katrina Ketchum: A Travel Enthusiast Breaking the Cycle of Poverty"
February 4, 10 - canadian artists for the poor announces Calgary Art Walk 2010. This great cultural event will be taking place August 19th on Stephen Avenue, downtown Calgary.
January 7, 10 - canadian artists for the poor is excited to welcome Katrina Ketchum to the Board of Directors as Director of Communications!
September 9, 09 - canadian artists for the poor hosts Calgary Art Walk 2009 on Stephen Avenue downtown. With 29 artists participating and thousands of people walking by, it was a great cultural event!
June 15, 09 - canadian artists for the poor appears in the Calgary Herald!
Apr 15, 09 - canadian artists for the poor announces their next big event - an Art Walk in Calgary on Stephen Ave. 09 09 09 (September 9, 2009)! Many local artists will be creating on site!
Mar 19, 09 - canadian artists for the poor appears in an article in the Western Wheel See here.
Mar 15, 09 - our second event goes off with a bang at the Blackfoot Inn in Calgary, AB. With 60 participating artists and over 100 art pieces available, we brought in close to $6,000 (doubling our first event). Thank you to our sponsors and CTV and CityTV who showed up to give us some media attention.
Mar 14, 09 - canadian artists for the poor's Executive Director Julie Chandler appears live on Global TV's Morning Show!
Mar 2, 09 - canadian artists for the poor has hit a milestone! As of today, we have 50 artists who have contributed pieces of art to us.
Feb 09 - due to a sharp increase in the number of visits and hits to our website, canadian artists for the poor is forced to get more bandwidth!
Feb 10, 09 - We are excited to announce that on Tuesday, February 24, canadian artists for the poor's Executive Director Julie Chandler will be interviewed by Natalie Faith for a new TV program called 'New West Weekly' aired on CTS. The show will be aired throughout the week of Feb 28.
Oct 27, 08 - Announcing Art Classes! We will be listing various art classes available to the public on our website - starting with a watercolour class taught by Janice Blaine.
Oct 22, 08 - We have secured a larger location for our next fundraising event which will be taking place on Sunday, March 15 - at the Blackfoot Inn - Heritage Room. We're looking forward to more artists getting involved and more attendees enjoying the fine art!
Oct 6, 08 - canadian artists is pleased to announce that our first fundraising event on the 4th brought in over $2500 for charities working with people living in extreme poverty. With many artists in attendance, it was also a great opportunity to meet the talented individuals who have given art for the cause!
Oct 4, 08 - We host our first of many fundraising events and raise over $2,500 - at Venturion Art Gallery in Calgary, AB.
Aug 26, 08 - It's official! canadian artists for the poor is registered with the Government of Canada as a non-profit organization.
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