Peace River Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists
Art from B.C. and Alberta's Peace Region

Become a Member!

If you are an artist who is interested in participating in juried Peace River Chapter and National FCA shows and honing your skills, then perhaps you are ready to apply for your Active Membership. In order to be eligible to apply for Active Membership, you have to be a Supporting Member first. See below for details and all membership fees. Applicants for Active Status have to undergo a jury process through the local Peace River Chapter where they submit either their professional artists' website or a body of work for jurying. 

To become a member of the Peace River Chapter, membership applications and arrangements for jurying can be made by contacting Mary Parslow, AFCA at or Sandy Troudt, AFCA at 

Peace River Chapter (PRFCA) Membership - $35/yr  

In addition to the benefits received as Active members of the FCA, Chapter members are also eligible:

  • to submit for juried shows held twice yearly at Peace Country area art galleries. 
  • for prizes, titles and awards
  • to have a gallery on the PRFCA website including a link to their website if applicable
  • Discounts on PRFCA Workshops

Fees are payable to the local chapter and may be paid at any time, but are due in January of each year.  Members of the PRFCA must first be supporting or active members of the Federation of Canadian Artists.    

For more information regarding the PRFCA, contact Charlie Parslow at

Federation of Canadian Artists Active Membership - $80/yr

Successfully juried Active Members can start submitting to National FCA shows. Active Members receive the same benefits as Supporting members. Moreover Active Members are also eligible:

  • to submit for juried shows and exhibitions with the FCA,
  • for prizes, titles and awards,
  • of having their website link displayed at Artist Site,
  • and more.

Federation of Canadian Artists Supporting Membership - $50.00/yr

A Supporting Membership is available to everyone who loves art and would like to learn more about artists, their work and the many events and courses happening in the artist community. It is the perfect membership for collectors and those who want to support and participate in the culture of art in Canada. Benefits for Supporting Members include:

  • Discounts on workshops and classes
  • Invitations to events and Opening Receptions
  • Bi-weekly E-Newsletter
  • Free Art Avenue subscription (delivered 6 times a year to your address)
  • Membership rates on advertising opportunities