The Nanaimo Art Gallery is having a fundraiser for their annual Festival of Banners. The wonderful 2009 original art banners with the theme of Oceans Alive are ready for sale at the gallery’s campus location, 900 Fifth Street, Building 330. Email the gallery at info AT nanaimogallery.ca for a list and pictures of all available banners. You can call your order in via phone 250-740-6350 and pay with a credit card. Banners can be purchased Monday to Friday from 10 am to 5 pm at the Nanaimo Art Gallery in person, however they recommend that you call first to ensure the banner you are interested in is still available. All banners are $25 (no tax). Banners make great gift and can be used as original art wall hangings, privacy screens, fence art, etc. When planning your gift shopping think of the Festival of Banners.