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


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

Earthly Gifts

Arbutus & PORTALS Galleries 2687 James St, Duncan, BC

In this show, Earthly Gifts means images from forest, garden and table, featuring abstract impressions of the abundance that the Earth has to offer from artists Bonnie Leighton and Leslie Bundon.

Six by Six: Show and Auction

Arbutus & PORTALS Galleries 2687 James St, Duncan, BC

CVAC’s new fundraiser this year is the Six by Six by Six show. The week-long event in the studio will be a silent auction of 6x6x6 inch art created and donated by our members. This will be capped off by a party on the last night – Saturday, Feb. 11. There is always room for […]


Nature Carved in Wood: Todd McAneeley

Imagine That! 251 Craig Street, Duncan

Todd integrates his wood carvings on furniture pieces and captures nature in a distinctive way. The work comes to vivid life with bears, otters, birds, whales, and more. His artistry celebrates the beauty of our local woods as he enhances them with sculptural accents and highlights stunning live edge details.


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 […]


Creating a Self Portrait: After School Workshop

PORTALS Studio 2687 Station St., Duncan, BC

(for ages 12-15 ) A self-portrait brings to paper what is inside of you: feelings thoughts, dreams, and ideas. Using a variety of materials, we will create an art project that is all about you. Get creative knowing a self-portrait doesn’t just have to be of your face. Cost: $20 Code 53082       Register […]


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

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

Edie Daponte Quartet -Dinner and Show

Osborne Bay Pub 1534 Joan Ave, Crofton, BC

Join award winning singer/songwriter Edie Daponte and friends for her new show ‘I Wish You Love’, a heartfelt concert featuring originals and love songs from around the world. Her range and repertoire travel far and wide crossing musical genres and spanning multiple decades and languages. With Attila Fias on Piano, Damian Graham on Drums and […]


Tempting Providence – A Live Play presented by The Mercury Players

Duncan United Church 246 Ingram Street, Duncan, BC

The Mercury Players Celebrates A Canadian Heroine Duncan's Mercury Players are presenting Robert Chafe's internationally acclaimed play Tempting Providence . It's the true story of an extraordinary woman, nurse Myra Bennett, "the Florence Nightingale of Newfoundland." She arrived from England, in 1921, to bring her desperately needed medical and midwifery skills to 320 kilometers of […]


Collagraph Printmaking Workshop for Beginners

Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery TEMP Location 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith

One day beginners printmaking workshop: Mixed Media Collagraph. If you are new or new-ish to the world of printmaking, this is a great class to start with! In this workshop you will be introduced to drypoint and collagraph printmaking to create textured plates and go home with a collection of prints as well as a […]