Would You Like to be a FestivaVolunteer?

We are always looking for help with the Festival. We currently even have international volunteers who are helping us to promote the festival and do research. Volunteer jobs can be done via the internet, or in person, or only during the actual Festival in 2023.

Contact: Carol Stanley and Dawne Rudman

We would really appreciate help with the following tasks...


During the Festival


Leading Up To The Festival



Research and Writing



Festival Organizers

Dawne Rudman
Festival Chair since 2012,
Festival Curator since 2012,
Administrator, Newsletter, Social Media
and Grant Writing.

Gareth Bate
Festival Curator since 2012
Festival Photographer, Designer of Logo,
Print and Digital Brochures and Website 

Melissa Bieman
Vice Chair & Fundraising

Carol Stanley
Volunteers Coordinator

Helen Barnes
Festival Historian

Jennifer Hoag
Without portfolio


Galleries Liaisons:

Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre:
Dianne Pearce


Festival Installers

Gareth Bate
Dawne Rudman
Melissa Bieman
Carol Stanley
Chris Booth
Freda Cott
Heidi Daughney
Jeanne Hamill


Assistant Installers

Carolyn Dinsmore, Jenn Hoag, Margaret Kirwin, Caren DesBrisay, Jean Towell


Festival Opening Reception

Jeanne Hamill