Dogs in Portraits By Joel Prevost

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Studio and Gallery 1-140 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC

Sculptor Joel Prevost will be presenting his Dog portrait sculptures in our Gallery for one week. Opening reception and free sculpture demo Saturday Sept 24th from 12-2 Joel’s work will be available for sale from Sept 23rd to Sept 29th Born in Lac Saint-Jean, Quebec, Canada in 1963, Joël A. Prévost spent a few years […]

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“Naptime Vocation” By Sarah Leckie

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Studio and Gallery 1-140 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC

Space, time and the constraints of motherhood seeped into Sarah's work while she was busy making pottery. This observation for Sarah let her lean into this imagery of organic monsters. With the assistance of an Artist in Residency in Dawson City, Yukon, she has been able to set aside studio time, often contained within the […]

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Good Wheel Ceramics: Artist-In-Residence Showcase

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Studio and Gallery 1-140 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC

Good Wheel Ceramics: Artist-In-Residence Showcase Jody Lewis, maker behind Good Wheel Ceramics, took a road less traveled to find his way as a full-time potter. After completing his undergrad in biology and then starting his Public Health Master’s in 2018 Jody was introduced to ceramics and quickly became immersed. The obsession grew into a passion, […]

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“One on its Own or Together as a Whole”

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Studio and Gallery 1-140 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC

"One on its Own or Together as a Whole" is Brianne Siu's solo exhibition featuring new work produced at Nanaimo Ceramic Arts as their most recent Artist-in-Residence. Centred on the theme of play, Brianne uses coloured slips and clay to add a playful quality to her work. This new body of work uses slip-casting as […]

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Mono Printmaking Class

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Studio and Gallery 1-140 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC

An introduction to mono printing with Gelli Plates. Explore this fun, colorful and accessible form of printmaking. Our time together will have you learning about inking and printing on a variety of papers, stencil design, layering, painting and collage techniques, and printmaking terminology. We will work towards creating a little book of prints on the […]

$230
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Kids After School Art Club

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Studio and Gallery 1-140 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC

A weekly after-school art program designed to provide young artists with skills to use various materials, along with the space and freedom to explore their own ideas and creativity. Fun and messes are always encouraged!

$210

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Drawing 101 Class

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Studio and Gallery 1-140 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC

Get acquainted with the most popular drawing mediums such as graphite pencil, coloured pencil, watercolour pencil crayon, pen, ink, charcoal and chalk pastel. Enhance your drawing skills and learn the technical aspects of various drawing forms in a series of dynamic projects. Suitable for all levels. Supplies included

$260

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Block Printmaking Class

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Studio and Gallery 1-140 Wallace St, Nanaimo, BC

An introduction to printmaking, focusing on the Lino block carving and printing, with a few detours into mixed media stamp making and textured collage printing. The syllabus will include lino block printing, inking and printing, progressing from single-color to multi-color prints, mixed material stamping on paper and fabric, and textured collage printing.

$320