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Community Workshops & Classes

Our Workshops & Classes listings are a great way to find creative courses offered throughout British Columbia. The database is a FREE service for art teachers and organizations offering classes. Instructors post their own classes and potential students can search these listings by date, location, and/or subject.

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Kids Creative ARTelier - Plaster Painting (Ages 6 - 10)

January 25, 2015
Instructor: North Vancouver Community Arts Council
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Sculpture
Cost: $25
Register your child for a fun hands-on class on how to create a painting on plaster. Read more.

Drawing the Self

January 25, 2015
Instructor: Burnaby Art Gallery
Location(s): Burnaby
Topic(s): Portrait Drawing
Cost: $56.55
Portrait drawing with Katharine Dickinson (Sunday, January 25, 10:00 am-3:00 pm) Read more.

Sculpting Light: Translucent Fibre Arts and Sculpture

January 25, 2015 - February 1, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Shary Bartlett
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): 3D, Acrylic Painting, Collage, Fabric Arts, Mixed/Other Media, Photography, Sculpture
Cost: $319.00 includes all supplies
Discover the beauty of Lutradur spunbonded fabric: try your hand at painting, printing with photographs, cut and collaging to build two-dimensional wall art and three-dimensional sculptures. Read more.

DRAWING FOR THE ABSOLUTE & TERRIFIED BEGINNER -- WEEKEND WORKSHOP - Sundays January 25th and February 1st, 2015

January 25, 2015 - February 1, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $275.
You will not find a more basic drawing course than this, anywhere. Learn essential drawing strategies in only two days! Read more.

Silk Merino Cobweb Felted Scarf

January 25, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $170.00
In this one day, project-oriented workshop, students will explore feltmaking through the creation of a shimmering black and white cobweb felted scarf. Read more.

Purple Ballerina

January 26, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver, West Vancouver, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 + GST
Step-by-step instruction and demonstration to produce a completed acrylic painting. Read more.

"Going Beyond" - Mixed Media Collage at The University of Victoria Cont. Ed:

January 26, 2015 - April 13, 2015 (10 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Collage, Mixed/Other Media, Printmaking
Cost: $195.00 + GST
This course will inspire you, whether you are just discovering the medium of collage or would like to add to your knowledge and skills. Read more.

Handcolouring Photographs at The James Bay Recreation Centre

January 27, 2015 - March 3, 2015 (6 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Collage, Mixed/Other Media, Oil Painting, Pastel Drawing, Photography
Cost: $72.00
Discover techniques for enhancing your photos with chalks, coloured pencils and acrylics and collage. Read more.

Screenprint Ceramic Workshop

January 28, 2015
February 25, 2015
Instructor: Blim
Location(s): Downtown Vancouver
Topic(s): Printmaking
Cost: $85+GST
Screen print onto ceramic tiles. Read more.

Paint like a Master - Van Gogh's 12 Sunflowers

January 28, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 +GST
Step-by-step instructions and demo, using acrylics. Read more.

Naturescapes Bootcamp

January 29, 2015 - February 19, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: North Vancouver Community Arts Council
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Pencil Drawing, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $100
Join us for this fun 'back to basics' program that will get your paintings in shape! Read more.

INTENSIVE INTRODUCTION TO ACRYLIC PAINTING - Ten week course - Thursday all day classes 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

January 29, 2015 - April 2, 2015 (10 sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $850.
THURSDAY all-day class, 10:30 am - 3:00 pm. Full-day classes rapidly accelerate your development, and time flies when you're having fun! Short lunch break at half-time. Read more.

COLOUR EXPLORATION

January 30, 2015
January 31, 2015
Instructor: lori Goldberg
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Colour Theory
Cost: 45.00
Choose a color system and apply it to an abstract painting.. \ Read more.

Watercolour for Absolute Beginners

January 31, 2015
Instructor: Langley Centennial Museum
Location(s): Langley
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $33.00 + GST
Learn watercolour techniques such as washes, lifting, and glazing, as well as using liquid frisket to keep highlights and salt to create beautiful organic textures. Read more.

Felted Handwarmers - Saturday Workshop

January 31, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $64.05
In this course we’ll be making a pair of cute handwarmers in the color and design of your choice. Read more.

'Hearts & Such' Creative Doodling Art Cards workshop

January 31, 2015
Instructor: Peri-Laine Nilan
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $45. (+$5. cash fee for supplies payable to instructor)
Workshop includes demonstration and step-by-step instruction, tips on compostition and colour choices. Read more.

ArtStarts on Saturdays presents: Fun and Play! with Vazzy

January 31, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: ArtStarts in Schools
Topic(s): Children and Youth
Cost: Free
At ArtStarts on Saturdays, play, sing & dance to traditional French-Canadian music, dance and "joie de vivre" with duo Vazzy. "joie de vivre". Read more.

Introduction to Abstract Painting: One-Day Workshop (beginners)

January 31, 2015
Instructor: Susanne Dannenberg
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $90
Enjoy developing your artist skills with colour, shape, texture, composition and harmony, freely, unconditionally, spontaneously and individually. Read more.

Put yourself ART there! - (How to create your own website and blog)

January 31, 2015
Instructor: North Vancouver Community Arts Council
Topic(s): Art Business / Professional Development
Cost: $60 members (N.V Arts Council) / $80 non-members
Learn how to present and sell your work professionally online! Read more.

Hearts & Such - Creative Doodling Art Card workshop

January 31, 2015
Instructor: Peri-Laine Nilan
Location(s): New Westminster
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $45. (+ $5. cash payable to instructor for shared supplies)
If you like to doodle, sketch or want to develop your creative drawing skills, then come and learn the basics to creative doodling. Read more.

7 Steps to A Successful Painting - Weekend Workshop - January

January 31, 2015 - February 1, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $304.50
If you want to get beyond the barriers and blocks holding you back from your desire to paint, this is the program for you! Read more.

ArtStarts at River Market presents: Fun and Play! with Vazzy

February 1, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: ArtStarts in Schools
Location(s): New Westminster
Topic(s): Children and Youth
Cost: Free
Free performance for kids! At ArtStarts at River Market, play, sing & dance to traditional French-Canadian music, dance and "joie de vivre" with duo Vazzy. Read more.

Kids Creative ARTelier - Ingenious Cartooning (Ages 6 - 10)

February 1, 2015
Instructor: North Vancouver Community Arts Council
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Drawing, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $25
Create your own 3-panel comic strip with an original cartoon character of your own creation! Read more.

Drawing Workshop

February 1, 2015
February 15, 2015
February 22, 2015
March 1, 2015
March 8, 2015
March 15, 2015
March 22, 2015
March 29, 2015
April 5, 2015
Instructor: Lenora Melville
Location(s): Kelowna
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Drawing, Pastel Drawing, Pencil Drawing, Portrait Drawing
Cost: $25 (2 hour session) (supplies are not included)
Learn the fundamentals of drawing in this 2 hour class. Read more.

Acrylic Painting

February 1, 2015
February 15, 2015
February 22, 2015
March 1, 2015
March 8, 2015
March 15, 2015
March 22, 2015
March 29, 2015
Instructor: Lenora Melville
Location(s): Kelowna
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Children and Youth, Colour Theory
Cost: $25 (2 hour class) plus the cost of supplies
Learn the fundamentals of acrylic painting in this fun 2 hour class. Read more.

INTRODUCTION TO ACRYLIC PAINTING - TEN WEEK COURSE - Monday mornings or evenings , February 2nd - April13, 2015

February 2, 2015 - April 6, 2015 (10 sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $600.
A fun and comprehensive introduction to Acrylic Painting, for the beginner or intermediate. Learn foundational painting skills step-by-step. Thirty hours of instruction. Read more.

NEW**Single Sunflower

February 2, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 + GST
Step-by-step instruction and demonstration to produce a completed acrylic painting. Read more.

Intuitive Expressive Abstracts with Sara Morison!

February 3, 2015 - February 24, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: North Vancouver Community Arts Council
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $130 - materials included
A challenge to discover to let go, to not think, to journey into the world of non-representation! Read more.

Adult Painting Classes / Art Classes - Feb/March 2015

February 4, 2015 - March 25, 2015 (8 sessions)
Instructor: Jerry Markham
Location(s): Kelowna, Vernon
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting
Cost:
2 Different Painting Classes - 8 Weeks Each (or weekly drop-in) - February & March 2015 - with Jerry Markham Read more.

Learn To Paint What You See, Not What You Think You See - Weekly Classes Feb/March 2015

February 4, 2015 - March 25, 2015 (8 sessions)
Instructor: Jerry Markham
Location(s): Kelowna, Vernon
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Figure Drawing, Oil Painting
Cost: 360
This class is designed to challenge you and provide you with the tools of observation to be able to paint any subject. Read more.

Clay Sculpture - Learn at Your Own Pace

December 3, 2014 - December 17, 2014
January 7, 2015 - January 28, 2015
February 4, 2015 - February 25, 2015
(4 sessions)
Instructor: Melanie Furtado
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: 160 for 4 weeks, 425 for 12 weeks
Learn classical clay sculpture techniques at your own pace in a relaxed and welcoming studio environment. Read more.

Instruction While You Paint Your Subject of Choice - Feb/March Classes

February 4, 2015 - March 25, 2015 (8 sessions)
Instructor: Jerry Markham
Location(s): Kelowna, Vernon
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting
Cost: 280
Bring what you would like to paint and receive personal instruction throughout the process. This class is a relaxed environment that allows you to learn at your own pace. Read more.

No More Muddy Watercolors

February 4, 2015 - March 18, 2015 (7 sessions)
Instructor: Tracey Costescu
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Downtown Vancouver, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Vancouver
Topic(s): Colour Theory, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $186.77
No More Muddy Watercolors Read more.

NEW** Yellow Meadow Painting

February 4, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 + tax
Step-by-step instruction and demonstration to produce a completed acrylic painting. Read more.

Art Enhancement

September 18, 2014 - November 20, 2014
February 5, 2015 - April 16, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Children and Youth
Cost: $209.50 + tax
This class combines studio sessions with field trips and focuses on media, style and ideas to provide an enriched program for students serious about improving their artistic ability. Read more.

DRAWING FOR THE ABSOLUTE & TERRIFIED BEGINNER - TEN WEEK COURSE - Friday mornings - February 6 - April 10th 2015

February 6, 2015 - April 10, 2015 (10 sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $600.
You will not find a more basic drawing course than this, anywhere. Learn essential drawing strategies, moving on to landscape and still life. Read more.

Pottery: Intro to Glaze Formation

February 6, 2015
February 13, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: $75 + Tax
Learn the basics of how a glaze is made and how to correct a glaze that looks pretty but behaves badly. Read more.

Encaustic, Acrylic, Mixed Media, Abstract & Intuitive Painting: Open Studio Sessions (all levels)

February 6, 2015 - December 11, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Susanne Dannenberg
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $30/drop-in or $100/4 sessions punch card
Come to be inspired, grow and play with wax, acrylic paints, photos, papers and more - small or big. Read more.

Painting Animals in Watercolour

February 7, 2015 - February 8, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Marney-Rose Edge
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $230 incl tax
Paint your pet or favorite animal or bird from your reference material. Read more.

Art Retreat Weekend (All Inclusive) - February 7 & 8

February 7, 2015 - February 8, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Olivia Robinson
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Art Vacations, Drawing, Pencil Drawing, Printmaking
Cost: Single day $170. Weekend $360. All Inclusive Art Retreat Weekend: Single Occupancy $560. Double Occupancy $960.
Explore your inner artist in our painting and printmaking workshops and feed your soul with gourmet meals – packages from single day, weekend, and all inclusive art retreat single or double occupancy. Read more.

I Love Pop-Ups Workshop

February 7, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Trisha Klus
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $75
Participants will learn how to make a variety of entertaining heart-themed pop-up mechanisms and present them in book form , protected with a soft wrap cover. Read more.

Introduction to Screen Print Workshop

January 3, 2015
January 21, 2014
February 7, 2015
February 11, 2015
February 18, 2015
(4 sessions)
Instructor: Blim
Location(s): Downtown Vancouver, Vancouver
Topic(s): Animation, Children and Youth, Fabric Arts, Pen, Ink, Calligraphy, Photography, Printmaking
Cost: 70+GST
Learn to make screens using photo emulsion and print using water based inks. Read more.

The ART of the HORSE

February 7, 2015 - February 8, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $199.50
Learn or improve your abilities to render "The Horse." Read more.

Introduction to Acrylic Painting: One-Day Workshop (beginners)

February 7, 2015
Instructor: Susanne Dannenberg
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $90
Start painting now with this versatile medium in a safe and fun environment, overcoming your fear and inner critic. Read more.

Drawing PERSPECTIVES and FORM

February 7, 2015 - February 28, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Deborah Putman
Location(s): Surrey
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $135
Are you interested in improving your drawing skills with perspective methods and understanding the basic forms? Read more.

Discover the Magic of Pysanky

February 7, 2015
February 8, 2015
February 9, 2015
Instructor: Joan Brander
Location(s): Richmond
Topic(s): Children and Youth
Cost: $35
Learn to make pysanky Ukrainian eggs the traditional way with beeswax and dyes with local expert Joan Brander. Read more.

Notan Design 2

February 8, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Collage, Drawing, Oil Painting, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $65
Notan is the Japanese word for the interaction between dark and light ; learning the principles of notan is an excellent way to understand the relationship of shape and its background. Read more.

Image Transfer at The Vancouver Island School Of Art

February 8, 2015
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Mixed/Other Media, Photography, Printmaking
Cost: $135. all materials included
Learn a range of techniques to transfer your photographs onto printmaking paper and to incorporate them into your paintings, collage or mixed media artwork. Read more.

The Contemporary Botanical

February 8, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Collage, Drawing, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $65
You will create your own fantastical floral compositions using a range of expected and unexpected collage elements. Read more.

Abstract Landscapes with Chin Yuen

February 8, 2015
March 8, 2015
Instructor: Chin Yuen
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $200 includes all supplies
Abstract Landscape with Acrylics Read more.

Image Transfer

February 8, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $135
You will learn a range of techniques to transfer your photographs onto printmaking paper and to incorporate them into your paintings, collage or mixed media artwork. Read more.

Altered Books

February 8, 2015
Instructor: Lenora Melville
Location(s): Kelowna
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Collage, Colour Theory, Drawing, Figure Drawing, Mixed/Other Media, Pen, Ink, Calligraphy, Pencil Drawing, Portrait Drawing, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $30
Up cycle an old book and create luminous layered art journal pages using paint, collage, colored pencils, pastels and image transfers. Read more.

Family Day at ArtStarts

February 9, 2015
Instructor: ArtStarts in Schools
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Children and Youth
Cost: Free
Join us on Family Day at ArtStarts as we come together as a family and as a community for Family Yoga, Storytelling, Art Making and a Movie Screening. Read more.

Acrylic Painting Level 2

February 3, 2015
February 10, 2015
February 17, 2015
February 24, 2015
March 3, 2015
March 10, 2015
March 17, 2015
March 24, 2015
March 31, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Lenora Melville
Location(s): Kelowna
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $50 (4 hour session) (supplies not included)
Go beyond the basics in this 4 hour acrylic painting class. Read more.

Intro to Card Making

January 7, 2015
February 11, 2015
Instructor: Blim
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Printmaking
Cost: $85
Learn to print beautiful hand screen printed greeting cards, using water based inks. Read more.

Paint like a Master - Tom Thompson's Pine Island Georgian Bay

February 12, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 + GST
Step-by-step instruction and demonstration to create your own acrylic painting Read more.

Figure Drawing Using Constructive Anatomy

February 12, 2015 - February 26, 2015 (3 sessions)
Instructor: Bruno Galuzzi-Corsini
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Figure Drawing
Cost: $189 including GST
Entry level figure drawing for the Classical Realism method Read more.

The Classical Method: Drawing Program

February 12, 2015 - June 25, 2015 (20 sessions)
Instructor: Bruno Galuzzi-Corsini
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $50+GST per session
Learn to draw in the Classical Method Read more.

Wine, Women and a Paintbrush

February 13, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $81.00
Join us for the perfect girls evening out...creativity, tea & wine, great conversation, snacks, and more. Read more.

Encaustic Fabric Shadow Box Sculpture- 1 day

February 13, 2015
Instructor: Shary Bartlett
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): 3D, Fabric Arts, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $75 + $25$ supplies + GST
Create stunnnig 3D sculptural effects using fabric and encaustic wax in a shadow box. Read more.

Paint like a Master - Van Gogh's Almond Blossoms

February 14, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 + GST
Step-by-step instruction and demonstration to help you finish your own acrylic painting. Read more.

Encaustic Mixed Media /Image Transfer - 2 days

February 14, 2015 - February 15, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Shary Bartlett
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: 150 + $50 supplies (plus GST)(discount available for students taking 3+ encaustic classes
An introduction to the art of Beeswax/Encaustic mixed media painting and image transfer. Read more.

How to Use Summer and Winter Weave

February 14, 2015
February 21, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $158 + Tax
Once the basics are mastered, Summer and Winter can be used to create a great variety of stunning hand-woven textiles, from rugs to clothing. Read more.

Valentines Gourmet Soap Workshop

February 14, 2015
Instructor: Blim
Location(s): Downtown Vancouver, Vancouver
Topic(s): 3D, Mixed/Other Media, Sculpture
Cost: $85 single/ $150 for couples
Using all natural ingredients, vegetable based oils and pure essences and botanicals you will learn how to make your own handmade spa products Read more.

DRAWING FOR THE ABSOLUTE & TERRIFIED BEGINNER - WEEKEND WORKSHOP - Saturdays February 14th and 21st, 2015

February 14, 2015 - February 21, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: 275.
You will not find a more basic drawing course than this, anywhere. Learn essential drawing strategies in only two days! Read more.

Mixed Media Forest with Lori Bagnérès - Teens (13-15yrs)

February 14, 2015 - February 21, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: North Vancouver Community Arts Council
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $40 - materials included
Students will be introduced to Max Ernst work and learn how to create their own mixed media collage! Read more.

Outdoor Acrylics: Through the Window

February 14, 2015
February 15, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $77 + Tax
Learn how to use acrylic paints and colour mixing to capture the outdoors from inside our warm, cozy studio. Read more.

Watercolour Play

February 15, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $65
You will learn how to hold the brush, how to mix colours and how to have fun by just making marks, shapes and simple composition. Read more.

Still Life Painting Class

February 15, 2015
Instructor: Alexandra Edmonds
Location(s): Kelowna
Topic(s): Oil Painting
Cost: $95
Discover the joy of creating a beautiful floral painting with rich and lush oil paints. Read more.

Writing Jumpstart

February 15, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $50
Through a series of fun and non-intimidating word and writing exercises, you will learn very basic techniques of how to free your mind so that words can flow out onto the paper. Read more.

Kids Creative ARTelier - Me and Monet (Ages 6 - 10)

February 15, 2015
Instructor: North Vancouver Community Arts Council
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Colour Theory, Pastel Drawing
Cost: $25
Explore Monet's work and create a beautiful landscape drawing with chalk pastels! Read more.

Printmaking with Golden Acrylics

February 15, 2015
March 15, 2015
Instructor: Chin Yuen
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Printmaking
Cost: $225 includes all supplies
Printmaking with Golden Acrylics Read more.

Life Drawing

January 20, 2015
February 17, 2015
Instructor: Blim
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Figure Drawing
Cost: $10
“Life drawing, Blim-Style”, conceptual practise, still life, and models provided. Read more.

Winter 2015 "FUN WITH ACRYLIC PAINTING" in Winfield, B.C. (Adult, Children & Teen Classes)

January 20, 2015 - February 10, 2015
February 17, 2015 - March 10, 2015
(4 sessions)
Instructor: Marlene G. McPherson
Location(s): Other BC Location
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $172.00
Fun and informative Acrylic Classes designed to introduce you to the skills and techniques used in painting with this exciting medium. Read more.

Paint like a Master - Monet Venice Sunset

February 17, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 + GST
Step-by-step instruction, using acrylics Read more.

Private Classes - Introductory Acrylic Painting - 10 weeks - Flexible scheduling available

February 17, 2015 - April 21, 2015 (10 sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $1050.
If working one-to-one with the instructor appeals to you, private classes are available. Students definitely develop more rapidly with the instructor's undivided attention. Read more.

Anijam Animation Workshop (13-17 years)

February 18, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Animation, Children and Youth, Drawing, Pencil Drawing, Video Art
Cost: $25
Learn to create an ‘anijam’, a collaborative animation where various animators each create an individual animated segment that all linked together to make one larger film. Read more.

Drawing & Cartooning

February 18, 2015 - March 11, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Langley Centennial Museum
Location(s): Langley
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Drawing, Pen, Ink, Calligraphy, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $31.50
Learn the basics of drawing, then learn to draw your favourite cartoon characters. Read more.

Photography Field Study to China Town

February 19, 2015
Instructor: Carolyn Sullivan
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Photography
Cost: $40.00 VSB staff - out of district Teachers $60.00
Learn Camera applications and Field Study ideas to share with students, while walking to China Town Read more.

Creative Kidz

February 19, 2015 - March 12, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Langley Centennial Museum
Location(s): Langley
Topic(s): Children and Youth
Cost: $31.50
Explore your creative side and let your imagination take over as you create arts and crafts based on a weekly theme. Read more.

Encaustic Book, Paper Arts and Monoprinting – 1 day

February 20, 2015
Instructor: Shary Bartlett
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $75 + $25$ supplies + GST
Have fun creating colourful encaustic beeswax monoprints, learning how to stamp with encaustic non-toxic wax, an encaustic iron and printing plate. Read more.

Zentangle® Play Day - Mandala Madness/Zendala Zaniness in Campbell River

February 21, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Barb Round
Location(s): Campbell River
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $15.00
Calling all Tanglers: A Zentangle PlayDay is a time to visit, share, try new ideas in tangling... inexpensive, interactive, inspirational ...come and enjoy the company of other Tanglers. Read more.

BASIC ACRYLIC with JAN POYNTER

February 21, 2015 - February 28, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Jan Poynter
Location(s): West Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $220.00
BASIC ACRYLIC painting-For beginners or artists trying out acrylics for the first time, this workshop is about mastering your materials, getting started on that blank canvas and mixing great colour. Read more.

Encaustic- Coloured Waxes, Tools, Techniques - 1 day

February 21, 2015
Instructor: Shary Bartlett
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $75 + $25$ supplies + GST
Learn basic encaustic techniques and create several paintings on wood using coloured wax paints, a variety of tools and materials. Read more.

Mastercopies in the Academic Method

February 21, 2015 - February 22, 2015
Instructor: Mandy Boursicot
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $199.50 including GST
Copying from the Masters is an integral component of the Classical Realist Academic Method. Charcoal and chalk drawings in the tradition of Pierre-Paul Prud'Hon and Mariano Fortuny. Read more.

PAINT 4 SELF © Intuitive Painting Workshop with Fiona Neal **FULL**

February 21, 2015 - February 28, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Fiona Neal
Location(s): Kelowna
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $70
PAINT 4 SELF © 2 session workshop with Abstract artist Fiona Neal Read more.

Exploring Encaustic: Encaustic and Mixed Media Dream Book

February 21, 2015
Instructor: Bethany Handfield
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $80
Exploring Encaustic: Encaustic and Mixed Media Dream Book Read more.

Drawing Explorations in Pen & Ink

February 21, 2015
Instructor: Peri-Laine Nilan
Location(s): New Westminster
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $27.50 (+$8. cash for supplies)
Enhance your drawings and sketches with pen and ink techniques! Practice skills, then complete a finished picture using these techniques. Course # 411B Read more.

Introduction to Zentangle® in Campbell River

February 21, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Barb Round
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $45.00
Relax and create -Zentangle® is an easy-to-learn pen-and-paper art form with therapeutic value...find your zen in simple repetitive designs. Read more.

Chalk Flowers

January 8, 2015
February 21, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver, White Rock
Topic(s): Drawing, Mixed/Other Media, Pastel Drawing
Cost: $65.00 + GST
Create a beautiful chalk illustration of spring flowers - inspired by Artist-in-Residence, Charlene's flower series, as requested by clients! Read more.

WATERCOLOUR PAINTING & COACHING

February 21, 2015
March 21, 2015
Instructor: Enda Bardell
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $90
Watercolour painting and coaching, painting loose, intuitively, wet on wet. Focus on skies, water, and landscapes. #104C – 4390 Gallant Avenue, North Vancouver, BC, V7G 1L2 (Deep Cove) Read more.

Cardboard Intaglio Printmaking

February 21, 2015
Instructor: Victoria Edgarr
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Printmaking
Cost: Members $125. Non-members $145.
A beautiful and inexpensive alternative to etching. Read more.

Level 2 Screen Print Workshop

February 21, 2015
Instructor: Blim
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Printmaking
Cost: $80+GST
Learn to print bright bold graphics onto heavier material using oil based inks and 2 color graphic. SHIRTS NOT INCLUDED. Read more.

Open Studio: Printmaking

September 21, 2014
October 26, 2014
November 16, 2014
January 18, 2015
February 22, 2015
March 22, 2015
Instructor: Burnaby Art Gallery
Location(s): Burnaby
Topic(s): Printmaking
Cost: $24.00
Printmaking Open Studio with Pat Beaton (these one session open studios happen once per month, 12-3:00pm) Read more.

Photoshop Basics

February 22, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Photography
Cost: $100
This workshop will give you an overview of Adobe Photoshop, starting with a hands-on demonstration on how to import, resize, and properly save your images. Read more.

Beginner Color Mixing in Watercolor

February 22, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Marney-Rose Edge
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $125 incl tax
Learn how to mix color without creating mud. Read more.

Encaustic Photography, Printing and Phototransfer - 1 day

February 22, 2015
Instructor: Shary Bartlett
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Digital, Mixed/Other Media, Photography
Cost: $75 + $25$ supplies + GST
Learn a variety of techniques to integrate photos on paper, fabric and photocopies into the milky depths of encaustic wax! Read more.

Drawing as Meditation

February 22, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $135
This workshop is for anyone with or with experience in meditation, and if you are simply looking for a way to relax and want to experience the joy and focus that drawing can bring. Read more.

Felted Purse

February 22, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $117.60
Make a beautiful felted purse in your choice of shape and colour. Read more.

Paint Like A Master -Oriental Poppies by Georgia O'keefe

December 23, 2014
February 23, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 + gst
Step-by-step instruction and demonstration. Read more.

NEW** Abstract Pine Trees

February 25, 2015
Instructor: Charlene Wright
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $55.00 + GST
Step-by-step instruction and demonstration to produce a completed acrylic painting. Read more.

Introduction to Felting

February 26, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $41.50 + Tax
Explore different felting methods, acquire the skills necessary to create finished pieces and get inspired to explore further. Read more.

Private Classes - Drawing for the Absolute & Terrified Beginner - 10 weeks - Flexible scheduling available

February 27, 2015 - April 24, 2015 (10 sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $1050.
If working one-to-one with the instructor appeals to you, private classes are available and may begin anytime, schedule permitting. Read more.

Photo-Lithography

February 28, 2015 - March 1, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Photography, Printmaking
Cost: $275
Polyester Plate Photo-Lithography is easy to use and will yield excellent sophisticated prints from either hand drawn or photographic images. Read more.

Creative Collage: One-Day Workshop (all levels)

February 28, 2015
Instructor: Susanne Dannenberg
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $90
Collage, the door to your creativity and springboard into the visual arts! Read more.

Watercolour in Detail

February 28, 2015
Instructor: Burnaby Art Gallery
Location(s): Burnaby
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $61.55
Watercolour in Detail with Betty Woo (Saturday, February 28, 10:00am-3:00pm) Read more.

ReDrawing the World: Developing Observational Skills Through Drawing

February 28, 2015 - March 1, 2015
Instructor: Joyce Kline
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $135 + tax
Your drawing can improve in just one weekend with this innovative combination of classical beaux arts techniques and modern cognitive research into how vision actually works. Read more.

Photo-Lithography at The Vancouver Island School Of Art

February 28, 2015 - March 1, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Mixed/Other Media, Photography, Printmaking
Cost: $275. (12hours)
Polyester Plate Photo-Lithography is easy to use and will yield excellent sophisticated prints from either hand drawn or photographic images. Read more.

Traditional Icon and Egg Tempera Painting

February 10, 2015 - March 17, 2015
February 28, 2015 - April 4, 2015
(6 sessions)
Instructor: Alina Smolyansky
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $300
Introduction to traditional egg tempera painting Read more.

Comprehensive Drawing Workshop

February 28, 2015
Instructor: North Vancouver Community Arts Council
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing, Figure Drawing
Cost: $125 - materials not included
Come learn fundamental techniques such as shading, measuring, form, proportion, composition and perspective! Read more.

Moccasin Making Workshop

January 24, 2015
February 28, 2015
Instructor: Blim
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $85+GST
Learn to make your very own moccasins out of recycled leather. Read more.

Breaking Free of the Amateur Style

February 28, 2015 - March 1, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Michael King
Location(s): Abbotsford, Coquitlam, Langley, Maple Ridge, Mission, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Surrey, White Rock
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting
Cost: $135
This workshop goes in depth on what makes up an amateur painting and how to break free from these habits. Read more.

Color Mixing for Intermediate and Advanced

February 28, 2015 - March 1, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Marney-Rose Edge
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $230 incl tax
Take the use of color in your work to the next level. Read more.

ArtStarts on Saturdays presents: The Little Prince with Monster Theatre

February 28, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: ArtStarts in Schools
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Children and Youth
Cost: FREE
Free performance for kids! At ArtStarts on Saturdays, Monster Theatre will bring Saint-Exupéry's classic to life with puppets, masks, music and a little theatre magic. http://artstarts.com/weekend Read more.

Building Your Marketing Skills with Wendy Mould, AFCA

February 1, 2015 - February 28, 2015
March 1, 2015 - March 31, 2015
April 1, 2015 - April 30, 2015
Instructor: Wendy Mould AFCA
Location(s): Surrey
Topic(s): Art Business / Professional Development
Cost: $85 +GST for 3 hr. Session
Ready to Market Your Art but need help with Specifics Read more.

ArtStarts at River Market presents: The Little Prince with Monster Theatre

March 1, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: ArtStarts in Schools
Location(s): New Westminster
Topic(s): Children and Youth
Cost: FREE
Free performance for kids! At ArtStarts at River Market, Monster Theatre will bring Saint-Exupéry's classic to life with puppets, masks, music and a little theatre magic. http://artstarts.com/weekend Read more.

Private Session: MARKETING: LET'S GET YOUR ART OUT THERE

February 1, 2015 - March 24, 2015
March 1, 2015 - April 30, 2015
April 1, 2015 - June 30, 2015
Instructor: Wendy Mould AFCA
Location(s): Surrey
Topic(s): Art Business / Professional Development
Cost: Private sessions: $85 for 3 hr
Having trouble selling your art? Working with me will teach you how to effectively turn your Art Making into a Business. Read more.

Islamic Design 2

March 1, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Drawing
Cost: $65
Islamic patterns are intriguing to look at because they are both simple and visually complex, and are based on only a few geometric, repeated shapes. Read more.

Bookbinding - Create a Leather Bound Journal

March 1, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $106.75
During this workshop you will create a beautiful leather bound book to hold your thoughts and experiences ... making a journal as unique as your personal thoughts and experiences. Read more.

Drawing with Scissors

March 1, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Drawing, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $65
In this workshop you will work with a range of coloured and patterned papers and scissors to make collages with an emphasis on designing strong compositions based on shape, colour and pattern. Read more.

Basic Standing Fabric Sculpture

March 6, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $134.40
Learn how to make a beautiful garden sculpture from an old t-shirt in just one day. Read more.

Painting Portraits in Oil with David Goatley

March 7, 2015 - March 8, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Oil Painting
Cost: $315
Working from a live model, we will explore the basic proportions of the head; drawing convincing features; using tone to describe form and structure. Read more.

Encaustic Explorations: Level I Weekend

March 7, 2015 - March 8, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $307.30
Introduction to the medium, brief history, safe use of tools and materials. Read more.

Introduction to Encaustic Mixed Media Painting: One-Day Workshop (beginners)

March 7, 2015
Instructor: Susanne Dannenberg
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $95 (incl)
Embracing painting with hot wax, papers and paints through learning new techniques and skills, while having safe creative fun. Read more.

Introduction to Encaustics Weekend Workshop at The Coast Collective

March 7, 2015 - March 8, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Mixed/Other Media, Photography
Cost: $250. + gst
Introduction to the medium, brief history, safe use of tools and materials, basic layering, priming and fusing, creating smooth/textured surfaces, incorporating collage, surface photo transfer. Read more.

Watercolour Basics

March 7, 2015
Instructor: Peri-Laine Nilan
Location(s): New Westminster
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $80. (+ $10. cash fee payable to instructor for shared supplies)
This course, for beginners, will cover watercolour materials (brushes, paints and paper, etc.) and demonstration of easy practice exercises to introduce you this versatile medium. Read more.

2-day Portrait Workshop "Painting Portraits in Oil or Acrylic"

March 7, 2015 - March 8, 2015
Instructor: David Goatley
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Portrait Drawing
Cost: $300
Please contact the Coast Collective http://www.coastcollective.ca/art-class.php?id=102 for details Read more.

Pinhole Photography

March 8, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Photography
Cost: $135
The pinhole camera, or ‘camera obscura’, which predates the invention of photography, is a basic device, which illustrates not only the fundamentals of photography but also how our eye works. Read more.

Decorative Ink Drawing

March 8, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $65
In this workshop you will start from simple shapes derived from natural forms and then elaborate on them to create intricate and detailed drawings. Read more.

ONE DAY MARKETING WORKSHOP: LET'S GET YOUR ART OUT THERE

February 22, 2015
March 8, 2015
Instructor: Wendy Mould AFCA
Location(s): Surrey
Topic(s): Art Business / Professional Development
Cost: $65 + $3.25GST Gift Certificates Available
Having trouble selling your art? This is a must for any artist wanting to turn their Art Making into a a Business. Read more.

Encaustic Basics - Workshop with Angela Hansen

February 22, 2015
March 8, 2015
Instructor: Angela Hansen
Location(s): Kelowna
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $150.00
A hands-on workshop covering a variety of basic encaustic painting techniques. Read more.

Women’s Spiritual Art Journey in Bali with Lori Goldberg and Mooh Hood

March 12, 2015 - March 23, 2015 (12 sessions)
Instructor: lori Goldberg
Topic(s): Art Vacations
Cost: USD $2950
Participate with a small group of women to engage with the local Balinese culture and, tap into your creative process and create a daily art journal (no experience needed). Read more.

Nuno Felted Scarf - Saturday Workshop

March 14, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $117.60
In this class we’ll learn the technique of nuno felting, making ascarf of your chosen design and colour. Read more.

Drypoint Etching: Export Inspiration

March 14, 2015
Instructor: Burnaby Art Gallery
Location(s): Burnaby
Topic(s): Printmaking
Cost: $61.55
Drypoint Etching: Export Inspiration (Saturday, March 14, 10:00am-3:00pm) Read more.

Paint Your Pet for the Beginner

March 14, 2015 - March 15, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Marney-Rose Edge
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $230 incl tax
Create a memento for you and your family. Read more.

Mindful Mixed Media & Intuitive Painting: One-Day Workshop (all levels)

March 14, 2015
Instructor: Susanne Dannenberg
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $90 (incl)
Awaken your inner artist. Read more.

Calligraphy Level 2

March 15, 2015
Instructor: Langley Centennial Museum
Location(s): Langley
Topic(s): Pen, Ink, Calligraphy
Cost: $24.75 + GST
Continue working with local artist Melissa H. Clark to enhance the skills and techniques learned in Level 1. Read more.

DRAWING FOR THE ABSOLUTE & TERRIFIED BEGINNER - WEEKEND WORKSHOP - Sundays March 15th and March 22nd, 2015

March 15, 2015 - March 22, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $275.
You will not find a drawing course more basic than this, anywhere. Learn essential drawing strategies in only two days! Read more.

Metal Etching and Stamping Made Easy - Sunday Workshop

March 15, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): 3D
Cost: $95.90
Through a chemical metal etching process, learn how to make your own pendant, label for a journal, cookbook, address book, dog tags or guitar pendant for yourself or a special person in your life. Read more.

Printmaking Without A Press at The Monterey Recreation Centre

March 19, 2015 - April 23, 2015 (6 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media, Printmaking
Cost: $100. + GST
Discover different methods of creating unique hand-worked prints without a press. Read more.

Pottery: Plant Pots

March 20, 2015
March 27, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: $75
Deck your decks, plan out your patios and wake up your walk ways! Read more.

Heron Fabric Sculpture

March 21, 2015 - March 22, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): 3D
Cost: $255.50
In this two day workshop you’ll use wires, tin foil, t-shirts and Paverpol - a water based, non toxic, fabric hardener - to create your own heron for your home. Read more.

Photographing Your Artwork - at The Coast Collective

March 21, 2015
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Photography
Cost: $125.00
The class is geared toward artists who want to take consistently good photographs of their artwork with a minimal investment in hardware. Read more.

Zentangle® Play Day - Mandala Madness/Zendala Zaniness in Nanaimo

March 21, 2015
Instructor: Barb Round
Location(s): Nanaimo
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $15.00
Calling all Tanglers: A Zentangle PlayDay is a time to visit, share, try new ideas in tangling... inexpensive, interactive, inspirational ...come and enjoy the company of other Tanglers. Read more.

Photographing Your Artwork

March 21, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Photography
Cost: $131.25
The class is geared toward artists who want to take consistently good photographs of their artwork with a minimal investment in hardware. Read more.

West Van PAINT OUT & Plein Air WORKSHOP March 21 & 28 2015

March 21, 2015 - March 28, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Jan Poynter
Location(s): West Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Drawing, Mixed/Other Media, Outdoor Painting, Pastel Drawing, Watercolour Painting
Cost: Morning/Free - Afternoon/$80
West Van PAINT OUT & Plein Air TUNE UP Mar 21&28 Meet up with other artists for morning painting & sketching on the waterfront, afternoon Demo & Open Studio with artist/instructor JAN POYNTER. Read more.

Acrylic Ink Painting

March 21, 2015
Instructor: Langley Centennial Museum
Location(s): Langley
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $33.00 + GST
Join local artist Debbie McKinnon for an enjoyable afternoon of acrylic ink painting at the Langley Centennial Museum. Read more.

"Inspiring Portraits" 2-day Portrait Workshop

March 21, 2015 - March 22, 2015
Instructor: David Goatley
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Portrait Drawing
Cost:
2-day Portrait Workshop Read more.

Exploring Encaustic: The Iron

March 21, 2015
Instructor: Bethany Handfield
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $70
Exploring Encaustic: The Iron Read more.

Creative Doodling

March 21, 2015
Instructor: Peri-Laine Nilan
Location(s): New Westminster
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $20.50 (+ $8. cash fee payable to instructor for shared supplies)
If you like to doodle, sketch or want to develop your creative drawing skills, then come and learn the basics to create beautiful images by drawing structured pattern designs. Read more.

Introduction to Zentangle® in Nanaimo

March 21, 2015 (9 sessions)
Instructor: Barb Round
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $45.00
Relax and create -Zentangle® is an easy-to-learn pen-and-paper art form with therapeutic value...find your zen in simple repetitive designs. Read more.

Discover Your Colour Palette

March 22, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Colour Theory
Cost: $135
Learn to establish a gratifying colour palette by working with paper swatches and responding to personal decisions based on what are often instant and intuitive likes. Read more.

Watercolor for the Absolute Beginner

March 23, 2015 - April 25, 2015 (8 sessions)
Instructor: Tracey Costescu
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Downtown Vancouver, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Vancouver
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $214.95
This workshop will provide you with the skills needed for creating realistic, watercolor paintings full of detail, form and rich colors, not mud. Read more.

Non-Toxic Oil Painting for the Absolute Beginner

March 23, 2015 - May 25, 2015 (8 sessions)
Instructor: Tracey Costescu
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Vancouver
Topic(s): Oil Painting
Cost: $214.95
Painting in oils can be non-toxic and non-intimidating even for the absolute beginner. Read more.

Encaustic Explorations: Level I

March 24, 2015 - March 31, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $307.30
Encaustic Level I focuses on basic fusing, collage/photo transfer/gouging techniques, and safe use of tools/materials. Read more.

Open Studio: PAVERPOL

March 27, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): 3D
Cost: $36.75
This is an open studio opportunity for students to work on any Paverpol project they like. Read more.

Experimental Photography

March 28, 2015 - March 29, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Drawing, Mixed/Other Media, Photography, Printmaking
Cost: $275
You will learn how to create beautiful hand made prints from your photographs or hand drawn imagery in this workshop. Read more.

Healing & Recovery with Art: One-Day Workshop (everyone welcome)

March 28, 2015
Instructor: Susanne Dannenberg
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $90 (incl)
Let art move you gracefully through your healing and recovery journey! Read more.

Watercolor/ Illustration workshop

March 28, 2015 - March 29, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Julia Cairns
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $250
Learn to use color to the max in this fun, informative watercolour class. Read more.

Watercolour Painting

March 28, 2015
Instructor: Langley Centennial Museum
Location(s): Langley
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $33.00 + GST
Local artist Debbie McKinnon leads participants through designing and painting their own colourful work of art. Read more.

7 Steps to a Successful Painting - March Workshop

March 28, 2015 - March 29, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $304.50
If you want to get beyond the barriers and blocks holding you back from your desire to paint, this is the program for you! Read more.

BIG Art Weekend

March 28, 2015 - March 29, 2015
Instructor: Patt Scrivener AFCA
Location(s): Nanaimo
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: 295.00 plus GST
In this workshop I will have you fearlessly approaching that big white space, loosening up and getting into the creative spontaneous zone where you can be free to express. Read more.

Experimental Photography at The Vancouver Island School of art

March 28, 2015 - March 29, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media, Photography, Printmaking
Cost: $275. (12 hours)
You will learn how to create beautiful hand made prints from your photographs and/or hand drawn imagery in this workshop. Read more.

Wire Weaving

March 29, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): 3D, Fabric Arts, Mixed/Other Media, Sculpture
Cost: $135
Through the careful selection of materials and a focus on harmonies and contrasts in pattern, texture, and line you will construct a two-dimensional art piece with three-dimensional possibilities. Read more.

Map as Art

March 29, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Drawing
Cost: $65
In this map workshop you will explore maps for the drawing and sculptural potential. Read more.

Acrylic Abstraction Classes for the Absolute Beginner

March 31, 2015 - May 19, 2015 (8 sessions)
Instructor: Tracey Costescu
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Downtown Vancouver, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Surrey, Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $214.95
Explore fun and innovative approaches to painting using acrylic paint and mediums. Read more.

Finding Your Creative Space Through Learning to Draw. Fun and educational classes to find your built in Drawing abilities.

July 20, 2014 - September 28, 2014
October 4, 2014 - December 28, 2014
January 3, 2015 - March 29, 2015
April 4, 2015 - July 26, 2015
Instructor: Moneca Atley/Loring
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $100 for 2hr. class $50 for1hr. $25 for 1/2hr.
Find with growing peace of mind you can go out and draw after my class(es). Read more.

Go Big or Go Home with Acrylics: One-Day Workshop (all levels)

April 11, 2015
Instructor: Susanne Dannenberg
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $95
Going bigger with acrylic paints! Read more.

Potted Ladies Garden Sculpture

April 11, 2015
Instructor: Phyllis Sabean
Location(s): Abbotsford, Langley
Topic(s): 3D, Sculpture
Cost: $110.00
Mixed media 3D sculpture using Paverpol Read more.

Felted Book/iPad Cover

April 11, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $85.40
This unique felting workshop starts with making a template for your book/iPad cover, then you'll learn to create a one-of-a-kind felted case in 3D (no need for sewing!) Read more.

Amazing Acrylics: Exploring Possibilities - Weekend Workshop

April 11, 2015 - April 12, 2015 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $168
Participants will explore the nature of and possibilities offered by this versatile medium, and will create an original painting during the 2-day workshop. Read more.

The Willow Chair

April 12, 2015
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): 3D
Cost: $245.00
In one day you can make and take home your own classic Rustic Willow armchair. Read more.

Watercolour: Pattern & Design 2

April 12, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $65
In this workshop you will work with geometric shapes to create a orderly and random abstract patterns to use as a source for watercolour paintings. Read more.

Fabric Collage

April 12, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Fabric Arts
Cost: $135
In this fabric collage workshop you will learn how to combine materials and textures to create a lively composition. Read more.

Fibre Fun

September 22, 2014 - December 1, 2014
January 12, 2015 - March 2, 2015
April 13, 2015 - June 8, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Fabric Arts
Cost: $74.50 / $82 / $97 + Tax
Learn a new world of crafts by exploring the ancient art of weaving. Learn spinning, weaving on table and inkle looms, tapestry weaving, felting and more. Read more.

Art Blender

September 22, 2014 - December 8, 2014
January 12, 2015 - March 2, 2015
April 13, 2015 - June 15, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Children and Youth, Collage, Colour Theory, Drawing, Mixed/Other Media, Pencil Drawing, Printmaking, Sculpture
Cost: $102 / $72 / $87 + tax
Explore ‘dark’ and ‘light’ secrets of pencil drawing Read more.

Creative Clay

September 22, 2014 - November 18, 2014
September 23, 2014 - November 18, 2014
January 12, 2015 - March 2, 2015
January 13, 2015 - March 3, 2015
April 13, 2015 - June 8, 2015
April 14, 2015 - June 22, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Sculpture
Cost: $87 + Tax
Learn the basic techniques of hand-building pottery while having fun! Read more.

Pen and Ink Drawing

September 22, 2014 - December 8, 2014
January 12, 2015 - March 2, 2015
April 13, 2015 - June 15, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Pen, Ink, Calligraphy
Cost: $153.25 / $190.75 / $228.25 + Tax
Explore various forms of pen and ink drawing. Learn basic pen skills of shading, watercolour and ink washes, wet-on-wet pen strokes and splashes, gestures and textures. Read more.

Spinning & Dyeing

September 23, 2014 - December 9, 2014
September 24, 2014 - December 10, 2014
January 13, 2015 - March 3, 2015
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
April 14, 2015 - June 16, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $187.50 / $224.50 / $262 + Tax
Discover the fascinating and addictive world of spinning your own yarns. Read more.

Pottery Wheel Throwing and Handbuilding

September 23, 2014 - November 18, 2014
September 24, 2014 - November 12, 2014
September 25, 2014 - November 13, 2014
September 27, 2014 - November 15, 2014
January 13, 2015 - March 3, 2015
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
January 15, 2015 - March 5, 2015
January 17, 2015 - March 7, 2015
April 14, 2015 - June 2, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 3, 2015
April 16, 2015 - June 4, 2015
April 18, 2015 - June 6, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: $202 + Tax
This class is suited for both beginners and continuing students. Beginners learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel and create projects using handbuilding techniques. Read more.

Table & Floor Loom Weaving

September 23, 2014 - December 2, 2014
September 26, 2014 - November 28, 2014
January 13, 2015 - March 3, 2015
January 16, 2015 - March 6, 2015
April 14, 2015 - June 16, 2015
April 17, 2015 - June 19, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $187 / $224.50 + Tax
Beginners will learn the ins and outs of setting up a loom along with basic weaves and projects. Read more.

Imagination Station

September 23, 2014 - December 9, 2014
January 13, 2015 - March 3, 2015
April 14, 2015 - June 16, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Children and Youth, Drawing, Pastel Drawing, Printmaking, Sculpture
Cost: $82 / $97 / $104.50 + Tax
Learn to think like an artist and unleash your imagination with this fun, creative journey into the visual arts. Read more.

Pottery Wheel Throwing and Handbuilding - Intermediate

September 23, 2014 - November 18, 2014
September 25, 2014 - November 13, 2014
January 13, 2015 - March 3, 2015
January 15, 2015 - March 5, 2015
April 14, 2015 - June 9, 2015
April 16, 2015 - June 4, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: $192 + Tax
This class is designed for the intermediate potter. Read more.

Anime / Manga

September 24, 2014 - December 10, 2015
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Animation, Children and Youth, Drawing, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $199 / $139 / $169
Learn to draw in the diverse styles of Japanese comics and cartoons. You'll practice design, proportion, expression and body language. Read more.

Teen Potter Wheel Throwing

September 24, 2014 - November 12, 2014
September 25, 2014 - November 13, 2014
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
January 15, 2015 - March 5, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 3, 2015
April 16, 2015 - June 4, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: $157 + Tax
Learn the basics of making pottery using a combination of wheel throwing and handbuilding techniques. Read more.

Cartooning

September 24, 2014 - December 10, 2014
September 27, 2014 - December 13, 2014
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
January 17, 2015 - March 7, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015
April 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Animation, Children and Youth, Drawing, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $77 / $92 / $99.50 / $107 / $129.50 / $140.75 / $152
Learn to draw all kinds of characters, from funny animals to humans. Read more.

Sculpture: Modeling Clay

September 24, 2014 - November 26, 2014
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: $263 / $317 + Tax
Explore new techniques of modeling clay in the form of figurative and abstract art. Read more.

An Illustracted Sketchbook

April 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Drawing, Portrait Drawing, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $177 + Tax
Learn the drawing and watercolour skills you need to enhance and illuminate your sketch book. Read more.

Drawing and Painting

September 24, 2014 - December 10, 2014
September 25, 2014 - December 11, 2014
July 27, 2014 - December 13, 2014
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
January 15, 2015 - March 5, 2015
January 17, 2015 - March 7, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015
April 16, 2015 - June 18, 2015
April 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015
September 26, 2014 - December 12, 2014
January 16, 2015 - March 6, 2015
April 17, 2015 - June 19, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Children and Youth, Drawing, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $79.50 / $94.50 / $109.50 + Tax
Express your creative ideas! Through a balance of formal training and creative exploration, you will explore shapes, shading, light, colour and perspective. Read more.

Watercolours and Acrylics

September 24, 2014 - December 10, 2014
September 27, 2014 - December 13, 2014
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
January 17, 2015 - March 7, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015
April 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Children and Youth, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $114.50 / $137 / $159.50 + Tax
Build creativity and self-confidence by combining drawing from observation and imagination. Learn about landscapes, portraits, still life and abstract painting. Read more.

Animation Studio (8-12)

September 24, 2014 - December 10, 2014
January 14, 2015 - March 4, 2015
April 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Animation, Children and Youth, Video Art
Cost: $157 / $122 / $134.50 + tax
Stop-motion animation with clay and toys, hand-drawn animation like anime and Saturday-morning cartoons and computer-based Flash animation! Read more.

A Painting a Day

October 9, 2014 - December 11, 2014
April 16, 2015 - June 18, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting
Cost: $293.40 + Tax
Working from simple still-life arrangements, you will complete a small painting each class. Read more.

Drawing and Painting: Preschool

September 25, 2014 - December 11, 2014
September 27, 2014 - December 13, 2015
January 15, 2015 - March 5, 2015
January 17, 2015 - March 7, 2015
April 16, 2015 - June 18, 2015
April 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Children and Youth, Pastel Drawing, Pen, Ink, Calligraphy, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $79.50 / $94.50 / $109.50 + Tax
Explore your creativity through mixed-media techniques and drawing and painting in a variety of media including oil and soft pastels, ink, pencils and crayons. Read more.

The Daily Painting Experience

April 17, 2015 - April 19, 2015 (3 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Oil Painting
Cost: $367.50
The eye sees far more accurately than the camera lens does, and the practice of working from life rather than photo reference is a difficult, yet highly rewarding experience. Read more.

Painting 102

April 17, 2015 - June 19, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $134.50 + Tax
If you have already taking Painting 101 or are painting at an intermediate level, then this class is for you. Read more.

Decorative Random Weave Basket

April 18, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Fabric Arts, Sculpture
Cost: $62.50 + Tax
Learn the weaving technique of making a unique free-form basket without a pattern or defined structure. Read more.

Animation Studio (13-17 years)

September 27, 2014 - December 13, 2014
January 17, 2015 - March 7, 2015
April 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Animation, Children and Youth, Photography, Video Art
Cost: $157 / $112 / $134.50
Stop-motion animation with clay and toys, hand-drawn animation like anime and Saturday-morning cartoons and computer-based Flash animation! Read more.

Simplifying the Complex

April 18, 2015 - April 19, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Michael King
Location(s): Burnaby, Coquitlam, Downtown Vancouver, Langley, Maple Ridge, Mission, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Surrey, Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting, Pastel Drawing
Cost: $165
Discover how to paint a complex scene, without the need for endless detail, by choosing what is important to the painting based on the focus on what truly matters within a painting. Read more.

Animation & Anime (13 - 17 years)

September 27, 2014 - December 13, 2014
January 17, 2015 - March 7, 2015
April 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Animation, Children and Youth, Drawing, Pencil Drawing, Video Art
Cost: Sep - Dec: $154 | Jan - Mar: $109 | Apr - Jun: $131.50
Focusing on designing characters for animation, motion and timing, you will bring your characters to life in your own cartoons using techniques from the animation industry Read more.

Printmaking 102

April 18, 2015 - May 23, 2015 ( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Printmaking
Cost: $212.50 + Tax
If you have taken Printmaking 101 or have experience with printmaking, this class is for you. Read more.

Shaping Stone: Intro to Soapstone Carving

April 18, 2015 - April 26, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Art Centre
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: $483.00
Over two weekends, you can learn how to carve soapstone and produce one large and one or two smaller finished pieces, ready for display. Read more.

Exploring Encaustic: Different Papers & Collage Using the Iron

April 18, 2015
Instructor: Bethany Handfield
Location(s): Penticton
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $70
Exploring Encaustic: Different Papers & Collage Using the Iron Read more.

Makerspace: Robotics and Coding with Dereck Dirom (9 yrs+) MSRC

April 18, 2015 - June 13, 2015 (8 sessions)
Instructor: Port Moody Arts Centre
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: 173.51
Makerspaces provide hands-on, creative ways for students to collaborate, design, experiment, and invent as they engage in science, technology, engineering, arts and math. Read more.

Cartooning: Comics

September 27, 2014 - December 13, 2014
January 17, 2015 - March 7, 2015
April 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Drawing, Pen, Ink, Calligraphy, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $109 / $142.75 / $131.50 + Tax
Dive into the world of comic book making. You'll create your own cast of characters and bring them to life by throwing them into poses with other characters, objects and environments. Read more.

Creativity Jumpstart: 50 Drawings

April 19, 2015
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $65
You will make fifty drawings in this three-hour workshop: drawings of plants, objects, people, landscapes, drawings of drawings, drawing from the imagination, drawings on drawings. Read more.

DRAWING FOR THE ABSOLUTE & TERRIFIED BEGINNER - WEEKEND WORKSHOP - Sundays April 19th and 26th 2015

April 19, 2015 - April 26, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Lena Leszczynski
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $275.
You will not find a more basic drawing course than this, anywhere. Learn essential drawing strategies in only two days! Read more.

Dipping into Watercolours

April 20, 2015 - April 23, 2015 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Lori Sokoluk
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $104.00 (includes all materials)
Two-day introductory workshop suitable for absolute beginners. Read more.

Encaustic Collage in Spain

April 21, 2015 - April 29, 2015 (9 sessions)
Instructor: Nancy Crawford
Topic(s): Art Vacations, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $3390.00
Join Nancy Crawford for an exciting week of encaustic collage, sightseeing and culinary delights in an intimate Spanish adventure! Read more.

Alla Prima Painting

April 25, 2015
April 26, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Oil Painting
Cost: $77
A more advanced class for students with some painting experience who want to learn about direct (Alla Prima) painting. Read more.

PRIVATE LESSONS - TAKE YOUR DRAWING SKILLS TO NEW LEVELS WITH WENDY MOULD,AFCA

February 1, 2015 - February 28, 2015
March 1, 2015 - March 31, 2015
April 1, 2015 - April 30, 2015
May 1, 2015 - May 31, 2015
June 1, 2015 - June 30, 2015
( sessions)
Instructor: Wendy Mould AFCA
Location(s): Surrey
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Drawing, Figure Drawing, Oil Painting, Outdoor Painting, Pen, Ink, Calligraphy, Pencil Drawing, Portrait Drawing, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $70 + GST for 2 ½ hour session; Gift Certificates available
There is an artist in all of us and I want to help you be that artist. Private drawing lessons for all experience levels. Read more.