DRIVEN TO ABSTRACTION

Cowichan Valley Arts Council 2687 James Street, Duncan

For CVAC’s next member show, we are challenging artists to try abstraction as their creative style. Abstract art may seem spontaneous but it is actually very difficult to achieve the right visual space – without landscapes or people – that sends the viewers into journeys of their own. Artist Jackson Pollock said abstract painting is […]

Oceanside Hospice Online 50/50 Draw

Oceanside Hospice is excited to launch our 2023 On-Line 50/50 draw! There will be a maximum of 4,850 tickets sold for a chance to win up to $13,375! Tickets are 1 for $10, 3 for $20 and 10 for $50. Tickets can be purchased online by clicking on the following link. https://www.zeffy.com/en-CA/ticketing/a0309c10-4a40-485d-9adf-c07596e9de27 Once you purchase […]

ART DABBLE – WINTER SESSION

Cowichan Valley Arts Council 2687 James Street, Duncan

Back by popular demand. Join us for 6 sessions introducing a variety of materials and techniques guided by experienced local artists. For returning participants and new art explorers, this is a fun way to start your Tuesdays in January and early February. This time we will draw animals, paint, make a puppet, sculpt with clay […]

$125 – $140

IF YOU CAN SEE, YOU CAN DRAW

Cowichan Valley Arts Council 2687 James Street, Duncan

For independent learners ages 10 and up 6 Wednesdays 1-3 pm, January 18,25 and February 1,8,15,22 Learn to look at things with an artist’s eye and bring what you see to paper. You will find that you can achieve unexpected results as you go through exercises with our facilitators. This class is intended for youth […]

$95 – $105

Story Keeping

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Nanaimo Art Gallery is pleased to present 'Story Keeping', an exhibition of new and existing work by Calgary based artists Brittney Namaakki Bear Hat and Richelle Bear Hat. Drawing from their shared Blackfoot and Dane-zaa Cree heritage, the artists look to storytelling practices and legacies of land and language displacement through their experiences growing up […]

By Donation/Free for Members
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Watercolour For Beginners

Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery TEMP Location 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith

Do you want to learn how to use watercolour? If you're brand new to watercolour painting or are looking to get back into it after a long break, this class is for you. Learn from professional watercolour artist and arts educator Josslyn Meyers as you explore basic techniques. Topics will include: - How to create […]

$86.00
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Discover the Power Within You Spirit Group On Line

Unity Spiritual Centre Nanaimo 2331 East Wellington Road, Nanaimo, BC

This is a book Study and more. A Spirit Group is intended to bring together like-minded spiritual seekers from across Canada (and around the world) to support each other's Spiritual Growth and build deep connections. Over the 12 weeks we will enter into deep discussion and compassionate connection. Tuesdays at 4 p.m. online beginning January […]

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Teen Art Drop-In

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Drop-in on Wednesdays to the Nanaimo Art Gallery and make art in a fun and relaxed environment, experiment with a variety of materials, and be a part of a creative community. You can work on your own projects, get advice from our Gallery mentors or try out a specific technique or project led by a […]

$5

Loving Dreams @ Lantzville Pub

The Lantzville Pub 7197 Lantzville Road, Lantzville

Learn how to make a beautiful Loving Dreams hanging using a 12 inch ring, an 8 inch heart frame, cotton macramé cord and a crystal prism ball. There will be 4 different rainbow rope colors to choose from. All supplies are included and this is a family friendly venue so all ages are welcome. https://campscui.active.com/orgs/LostArtsClub?season=3026232&session=57426543

$30

Paint a Hedgehog or Mini Gnome @ Ricky’s Parksville

Ricky's Restaurant Parksville 1480 Huntley Rd, Parksville

Join us to paint a fun hedgehog or mini gnome garden ornament. They are gnomes are approximately 5 inches high x 9 inches long and the hedgehogs are 8 inches long x 6 inches wide; solid concrete made by our local artist Stonehenge Garden Ornaments. They are primed for long lasting paint durability and we […]

$30
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Intermediate Watercolour Classes

Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery TEMP Location 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith

Are you an experienced watercolour artist? Are you looking to step it up in this medium? Or have you recently completed our beginner watercolour class and want to carry on? In these intermediate watercolour classes we will look at more contemporary watercolour approaches including some unorthodox ideas and styles such and pouring and dripping. This […]

$90.00 – $258
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Creative Kids: After School Visual Arts Program

Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery TEMP Location 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith

An after school art program to bring out your child's inner creative spirit! Taught by professional artist and experienced instructor, Josslyn Meyers, students, aged 6 -12 years old will develop confidence and find their own creative voice as they explore art principles in a fun and supportive atmosphere. Paint with watercolours and acrylics, draw with […]

$175 – $342