WePress has moved!

WePress is now roommates with Gallery Gachet at The Beacon Hotel, located at 9 W. Hastings, between Army & Navy and Pigeon Park! We’re sad to have left the Sun Wah Centre on Keefer, but we also look forward to continue working with Gallery Gachet to bring community-based art programming to the neighbourhood. Sign up…

Welcome to WePress!

Welcome to WePress, a community artspace in the Downtown Eastside (DTES) of Vancouver, BC, Canada on the unceded territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓il̓wətaʔł (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. WePress opened on February 8th, 2016. The mission of WePress is to offer historic and contemporary methods of print- and art-making, as well as a safe…

Open Studio • Thurs, Aug 30th at 6 pm

Open Studio Drop-In with WePress Join WePress for some art-making! We’ll break out the art supplies and participants are free to work independently or collaboratively with whatever items spark their interest! We’ve got supplies on-hand for painting, card-making, collage, block-printing, brush painting and calligraphy, bookmaking, the list goes on! As always light snacks and refreshments…

Open Studio • Thurs, Aug 16th at 6pm

Open Studio Drop-In with WePress Join WePress for some art-making! We’ll break out the art supplies and participants are free to work independently or collaboratively with whatever items spark their interest! We’ve got supplies on-hand for painting, card-making, collage, block-printing, brush painting and calligraphy, bookmaking, the list goes on! As always light snacks and refreshments…

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood • Sun, Nov 18 at 2 PM

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood Sun, Nov 18 from 2 PM to 5 PM at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Register on Eventbrite info[at]wepress.ca Sliding Scale (suggested $20) / participant includes quilt-making supplies maximum 10 participants Crazy Quilts were a lively style of patchwork,from scraps,embellished with embroidery, lace and ribbon, popular in the 19th…

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood • Sun, Oct 21 at 2 PM

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood Sun, Oct 21 from 2 PM to 5 PM at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Register on Eventbrite info[at]wepress.ca Sliding Scale (suggested $20) / participant includes quilt-making supplies maximum 10 participants Crazy Quilts were a lively style of patchwork,from scraps,embellished with embroidery, lace and ribbon, popular in the 19th…

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood • Sun, Sep 09 at 2 PM

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood Sun, Sep 09 from 2 PM to 5 PM at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Register on Eventbrite info[at]wepress.ca Sliding Scale (suggested $20) / participant includes quilt-making supplies maximum 10 participants Crazy Quilts were a lively style of patchwork,from scraps,embellished with embroidery, lace and ribbon, popular in the 19th…

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood • Sun, Jun 17 at 2 PM

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood Sun, Jun 17 from 2 PM to 5 PM at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Register on Eventbrite info[at]wepress.ca Sliding Scale (suggested $20) / participant includes quilt-making supplies maximum 10 participants Crazy Quilts were a lively style of patchwork,from scraps,embellished with embroidery, lace and ribbon, popular in the 19th…

Open House + Annual General Meeting on Sun, June 3rd at 1 pm

Open House + Annual General Meeting Sunday, June 3rd from 1 to 4 pm with AGM to start at 1:30 pm at WePress 9 W. Hastings Street, Vancouver on Unceded Coast Salish Territories plus free art workshop open to all Snacks provided! Notice of Annual General Meeting of WePress Community Arts Space Society NOTICE IS…

Block Printmaking Workshop at Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden – Sun, May 20 at 1 pm

WePress is collaborating with Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden to bring you: Block Printmaking Workshop Sunday, May 20, 2018 from 1 to 4 pm REGISTER HERE (Discounted price!) For more information: http://vancouverchinesegarden.com/printmaking-workshop.html Fee: $10 (Processing fee is not included) Maximum 25 participants Printing on paper was invented in China about 700 A.D., making China…

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood • Sun, May 20 at 2 pm

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood Sun, May 20 from 2 to 5 pm at OUR NEW SPACE at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Sliding Scale (suggested $20) / participant includes quilt-making supplies maximum 10 participants Register on Eventbrite info [at] wepress.ca Crazy Quilts were a lively style of patchwork,from scraps,embellished with embroidery, lace and…

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood • Sun, April 22 at 2 pm

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood Sunday, Apr 22 from 2 to 5 pm at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Sliding Scale (suggested $20) / participant includes quilt-making supplies maximum 10 participants Register on Eventbrite info [at] wepress.ca Crazy Quilts were a lively style of patchwork,from scraps,embellished with embroidery, lace and ribbon, popular in the 19th…

Starblanket Medicine Mural • Sat Mar 17th + Sun Mar 18th , 1-3pm

Starblanket Medicine Mural: Visions for our Community Sat, Mar 17th, 1-3pm at Carnegie Community Centre (in the 3rd floor classroom) 401 Main Street Sun, Mar 18th, 1-3pm at Oppenheimer Park Feildhouse 400 Powell Street Free to All For more information contact: info@wepress.ca | 604.670.3424 Starblanket Medicine Mural is a collaboration with Carnegie Community Centre, WePress…