stem ‘alu ‘u’ ni xe’xe What is Sacred?

Nanaimo Museum 100 Museum Way, Nanaimo, BC

Nanaimo Museum Feature Exhibit: Coast Salish art is a distinct style among the art of the Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest. What is Sacred? explores the past, present and future of Coast Salish art, highlighting a selection of artists from Snuneymuxw and other nations of the mid-island region. The historical and contemporary art in […]

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Ladysmith Arts Speaker Day

Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery TEMP Location 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith

Ladysmith Arts is excited to be hosting it's second arts conference! On June 3, attend for the whole day or choose the sessions you want as our three speakers discuss a variety of topics surrounding the arts. This is a FREE event. RSVP is required as spaces are limited. Speakers: 10AM - 11AM Artist Darcy […]


Framed Beach

Ricky's Parksville 1480 Huntley Rd, Parksville

***You must bring your own frame up to a maximum size of 11"x14"; glue the glass into the frame so that it will stay in without cardboard backing before you come to class. Create your own unique beach themed art from our selection of sea glass, fractured glass, sand, shells, starfish and rock. You will […]


Dot Painted Moon Visions

the wheatsheaf pub 1866 Cedar Rd

Select from one of our pre-stenciled Moon Visions designs, outline your moon and dot paint the mandala and focal design. We will be painting on an 8 inch round canvas board and there are many diffierent piant colors to choose from. *We also have 24 piece tool kits available to purchase that include painting tools, […]


Felted Island Starlight

Crown and Anchor Pub 6120 Island Hwy W, Qualicum Beach

Make a beautiful needle felted Island starlight using 2 types of sheep wool roving. You will learn about color blending, layering and how to add texture in this class; no prior experience necessary. The felting needles are sharp so extra care is needed when making these. All supplies are included and only 19+ are permitted […]


Nanaimo Family History Society June Meeting

Nanaimo Beban Social Centre, 2300 Bowen Rd. Nanaimo 2300 Bowen Rd., Nanaimo, BC

Monday, June 19, 2023 at 7:00 pm - Mali Bain of Nanaimo, BC appears in person and will have books available for purchase. Mali shares insights from publishing her own book and helping others do the same with their life stories and family histories. All monthly meetings are open to members and available via Zoom. […]

Drawing with Shapes and Forms with Cesar Medina

Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery TEMP Location 444 Parkhill Terrace, Ladysmith

This one-day workshop with celebrated artist, César Medina, will guide you through the process of drawing your own beautiful works with charcoal. This workshop is suitable for beginner to intermediate artists. Through a series of demonstrations, sketching exercises, and sample works, we will study line, shape, blocking, proportions, volume, mapping and form. Please Bring the […]