Carolyn Bruce Designs ~ Statement Jewelry

            
         
           One-of-a-Kind Statement Pieces of Wearable Art for Men & Women
                                      

2018 EVENTS

Feb 4th - Sunday - SHINE Fashion Tea - Fairmont Empress Hotel, Victoria BC

A fashionable afternoon in Fairmont Empress Hotel's iconic Crystal Ballroom that included an elegant lunch, 2018 Spring Fashion Show with emerging designers, a silent auction filled with all the things are stylish guests love, and live music. 

Attire: Afternoon chic and hats are welcome - In fact, there will be a fabulous prize awarded to the best fancy hat!

Net proceeds to BC Children's Hospital Foundation

April 22nd - Sunday - Time Travellers Steampunk Market, Vancouver BC

This is the 5th year of Vancouver’s original dedicated eclectic fashion, vintage style and costumers’ market! For 5 years we have been Vancouver's place to find clothes, jewelry, hats, masks, and other accessories to ensure your wardrobe stands out from the crowd. We cater to vintage lovers, eclectic fashionistas, and costumers alike. From across time and space, from far distant lands and active imaginations, we bring you unique pieces from local artisans and vintage sellers. Join us as a vendor, or to shop and be inspired!

May 11th - Friday - ART World Expo, Science Centre, Vancouver BC


Produced by MAB Ventures Inc. and in support of Make and Break Arts Foundation. We support local artists and strive to give them the best opportunities to show and sell their work. We also love to engage the general public with opportunities to interact with artists of all sorts at this one of a kind event and annual showcase featuring an array of out of the box artists.  Everything from live artists working onsite to live music, fashion, interactive performances and our world famous body painting and special effects make up competition are found at our shows!

WHEN BUYING TICKETS enter the promotion code: "CarolynBruce" and you'll get your tickets for $25. NO TIX SOLD AT DOOR!

May 15th - June 16th - Monika's Art Boutique & Gallery, Upper Lonsdale, North Vancouver BC

View Carolyn Bruce Designs wearable art and purchase some of the most Unique works in the Steampunk and Statement Jewelry at Monika's Art Boutique-Studio & Gallery

A collection of Carolyn Bruce Designs - Statement Jewelry including:

Necklaces, Earrings, Rings, Purses 

Home Decor Items in the Steampunk style:

Tea Infusers, Bookmarks

All work is created in Vancouver, British Columbia by designer Carolyn Bruce for Carolyn Bruce Designs - Statement Jewelry
 
Show runs from May 15-June 16, 2018. WRAP DAY - Mon June 18th from 10am - 12pm. 
Monika's Art Boutique & Gallery
3063 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver 
Gallery Open:
Tuesday-Friday 12-4pm
Saturdays 11-4pm
*Private appointments area available. (Call Monika at (604) 999-6177 )
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June 2nd - Saturday - The Wylde Wood Collective Grande Opening, Sat. June 2nd, at River Market in New Westminster

We invite you all to join us for the official Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting (because nothing's official til a ribbon gets snipped!) on Saturday, June 2nd, from 5 pm to 7:30 pm!

Come in your favourite T-shirt and jeans, your best faerie glad rags, or sport a smashing steampunk ensemble. Don your best medieval wear or attend in full Victorian splendor. Be you hobbit or orc, goth or elf, sci-fi or fantasy fan - you are invited to partake in this place of mystery, old discovery and ancient memory.

The keepers of The Wylde Wood welcome you all:
Faerie artist extraordinaire, Melissa Mary Duncan
Author and landscape artist, DVS Duncan
Jewelry-maker & Time Travelers' Bazaar founder, Tracey Ernst
Costume designer and artist, Janice Murphy

The opening ceremonies will feature the folk-jazz music of Billanannee (Brian Bennar and Julie Eight) as well as our very own mermaid (for the evening!), Mermaid Kaida, Queen of the Dragonfishes.

There will even be cake, served at half past five.

The Wylde Wood Collective is a one of a kind destination of all things mythic, faerie, and fantasy. Don't miss our ever-changing glamourie of items, from the realms of Faerie, Mythic, Gothic, Steampunk, Fantasy, and so much more. We focus on local, handcrafted, and the truly unique.

Come to The Wylde Wood! you can find a few of Carolyn Bruce Design Fantasy necklaces there as well!
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June 14th - Fashion For A Wish Fashion Show Fundraiser - Moxie's, 1010 Yates St, Victoria, BC

Fashion For a Wish 2018 is the 11th annual fund raising event taking place Thursday, June 14, 2018 in Victoria, B.C., at the beautiful venue Moxie's Grill & Bar, 1010 Yates Street.

Created and orchestrated by the Victoria YES group, the 11th annual Fashion For a Wish event brings together our community and local businesses to fund-raise for Make-A-Wish® Foundation of British Columbia and Yukon to support our families and children on their journey. Money raised goes to support resources that are focused on helping grant wishes to children with life threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

Premium Ticket - $100 - YES Member price - $80

Private VIP tables right in front of the show
Bottle of Wine per 2 people (1/2 bottle each)
Premium Tapas Served throughout the evening at your private table
VIP gifts & additional recognition at the event and in our campaigns for your support. $2000 value for casino tables

Time: Doors open at 6:00pm - Show starts at 7:00pm

Our MC for the night, Joe Perkins, from CTV News will be there with live DJ, Roshan Virk, along with Casino Royale, who will be providing blackjacks and roulette!

We will be having DesignHouse Salon craft the models' hair and makeup along with Aveda Institute Victoria. We will also see amazing fashion designs from sponsors Mango's Boutique, Paradise Boutique, Chai Fashions, Carolyn Bruce Designs Statement Jewelry, Dancing Lily and Lovewinx Lingerie!

The night will be filled with love, laughter & excitement! Come join us support a beautiful cause and help make it an incredible night to remember!
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June 22nd - Matthew Presidente Band - Friday, June 22nd at XYYVR, 1216 Bute St, Vancouver, BC

WHEN: Friday, June 22nd (Doors 9:30pm, Brehdren acoustic 9:45pm, Matthew Presidente Band 10:30pm)
WHERE: XYYVR (1216 Bute Street)
HOW MUCH: $8 online $10 at the door

FEATURING:

- The band: Ace Bradley on guitars, Michael J Chamzuk on drums, Ian Malinski on bass
- An acoustic set by Brehdren
- Stage & Costume Design by Carolyn Bruce Designs - Statement Jewelry
- Special guest performers!
- ALL REQUEST piano bar segment (post your requests below)

CELEBRATING the release of the new single 'Be Patient (Montreal Midnight Mix)', re-recorded in Montreal by Jordan Esau and available on all streaming services the week of the show!

www.matthewpresidente.com
#everysinglesin
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September 9th - Gift Show at the Polish Festival at the Shipyards, North Vancouver, BC

The 6th Annual Polish Festival Vancouver is happening on Sunday, September 9, 2018.

1:00pm - 9:00pm

Polish music, dance, food and an array of local vendors inside the Pipe Shop building and Shipbuilders Square, North Vancouver.

This is a free community event-everyone welcome!

Belweder North Shore Polish Association cordially invites you to the sixth Annual Polish Cultural Festival which will take place on September 9th st Shipbuilders Square in North Vancouver.

Opening ceremony starts at 1:00 pm with the performance of the Polonez - Polish Canadian Dance Society followed by Polish – Canadian soloists, Roma Gry Dance, Toque Flamenco, and others.

The special guest Parno Drom Romani Music Group famous Vancouver's high energy band will be playing from 7:00pm – 9:00pm.

Vendors will be selling Polish T-shirts and accessories, Carolyn Bruce Designs Statement Jewelry, Polish pottery Boleslawiec, paintings and crafts, as well as plenty of delicious traditional Polish food such as sausages, perogies and pastries.

We hope to see you all at our beautiful event. Free admission.

Sept. 22nd - Saturday - SHINE Fundraiser for Mental Health & Addictions, Vancouver BC


SHINE is a volunteer collaboration of Vancouver’s finest artistic, creative, diverse and LGBTQ+ members of the community, who come together to raise awareness for mental health and addiction while addressing the stigma of mental illness.

SHINE is a dream that only comes to fruition because of the numerous community members who unite to make a difference.

Together we SHINE!

Carolyn Bruce Designs will be honoring Designer Alexander McQueen, joined by Myles Laphen Hairstyling Team, Artist Jennifer Little Makeup Team and Posh Intertainment's, Victoria Clements. 

December 15th - Christmas Fair - Polish Friendship Society, Vancouver, BC

Fantastic Christmas Fair with tons of different artisans and vendors

Held at the Polish Friendship Society, Dec 15th

Address:  4015 Fraser St, Vancouver, BC V5V 4E6

Features:
Free to attend!
50+ Holiday Vendors to help with your last minute holiday shopping!
Musical Performances
Arts & Crafts Station for Kids
Goody Bags for first 100 guests
Catering on site: Have lunch with us!
50/50 Raffle: Win some HOLIDAY CASH at the event!
Auction table benefiting Make and Break Arts Foundation