Seeking Aboriginal Youth Artists

The Ministry of Children and Family Development has an open call for Aboriginal youth artists, between the ages of 13-24, to design a logo for a new Aboriginal led Advisory Committee. Submissions can be emailed to and must be in by March 20th.

New Journeys for Wachiay Multimedia!

Here's a great story about our great story at WAMM! New Journeys, the Friendship Centre's Magazine recently came by to chat with us about WAMM and here's the article.

2016/2017 Winter Payment Plan program

Customers across B.C. have been dealing with much colder than average temperatures this year. In Vancouver, it's cold enough that outdoor skating is possible on ponds and lakes for the first time in 20 years. And throughout the province, we've seen huge dips in temperature and sustained cold fronts. All this cold weather means higher than ever electricity usage; a 10-year record for peak electricity demand was broken on January 3. We know that what this means for many of our customers is higher than ever electricity bills. When the temperature goes down, usage goes up; residential energy consumption can increase by an average of 88% during winter months. That's why we're announcing a new opt

Screenprinting Workshop

Have you ever wanted to learn to screenprint? This is your chance! Wachiay Studio is hosting an "Intro to Screenprinting" workshop. The workshop runs from Saturday Feb. 11 - Sunday Feb.12 from 9am to 5pm each day. This workshop is open to anyone interested and is intended for beginners. The cost of the workshop is $300 (plus GST) for the entire weekend and includes all materials and the book, "Screenprinting Today, The Basics" To sign up, send us an email at or give us a call at 250-338-7793 ext. 263. If you are in the neighborhood, drop by the studio at 1625 McPhee Ave, Courtenay, BC. For more information, check out our website at