Cuyler Page

Cuyler Page

Cuyler grew up in Ithaca, New York with Cornell University as his childhood playground. After studies in Architecture at Cornell, Cuyler became one of the first Apprentices of the famed futurist architect Paolo Soleri in the Arizona desert. There, he lived in the manner of a medieval apprentice with the Master and his family at […]

Natalie Appleton

Natalie Appleton is a Canadian writer living in Vernon, BC. Her stories have appeared in publications around the world, and she was recently a finalist for the CBC’s Creative Non-fiction award. After graduating from the University of Regina’s School of Journalism in 2003, Natalie went on to work for several Canadian newspapers. When the recession […]

Virginia Dansereau

Virginia Dansereau

Virginia Dansereau (B.A., B.ED) began her career as a teacher, but veered into her life-long dream to become a writer while taking a course titled, “Teaching Children to Write” (University of Saskatchewan, 1986). This led to a fury of poetry and short story writing as well as becoming one of the founding members of Kalamalka […]

Renee Leveille

Renee Leveillee Bielby

Renée Leveille, the artistic force behind Baby Bliss & Wedded Bliss Photography, is a lifetime resident of the Okanagan Valley. A graduate of the prestigious Western Academy of Photography, her rigorous photographic training has also led her to study with three of the top ten newborn and family photographers in the world as well as industry leaders in […]

Sandra de Vries

Sandra deVries

Sandra de Vries grew up in the Netherlands and started her education in a Teachers College in the subjects languages, literature and textile art. She moved to Israel and apprenticed in a ceramic studio for 2 years. She traveled through Asia, mostly on a mountain bike and eventually ended up in Vernon, BC. She started […]

Christine Pilgrim

Christine Pilgrim

Christine was trained in acting and teaching at the East 15 Acting School in London, England. She operated her own drama studio and taught at several reputable drama schools in England. Subjects ranged from Shakespeare to Victorian Music Hall. She has worked extensively in theatre, TV and film. Canadians will recognize her from the Benny […]

Long Term Residencies

C3 Long Term Residencies For a number of years the Caetani Cultural Centre has hosted longer term artist residencies in the suites and studios of the Caetani House. These well-respected local artists have been an integral part of our programming and vision. Currently we are hosting: visual artists Destanne Norris, Sandra de Vries; writers Virginia Dansereau and […]