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Life Drawing

January 16, 2017 - March 13, 2017
Instructor: Poppet Creative
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Figure Drawing
Cost: $10
Drop in Life Drawing every second Monday Read more.

Oil Painting Primer

February 19, 2017
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Oil Painting
Cost: $150
The focus of this workshop will be on creating the lush, textured mark-making, rich colour, and subtle effects that only oil paint can achieve. Read more.

Watercolour Play

February 19, 2017
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $75
This afternoon workshop will introduce you to watercolour through some basic exercises that demonstrate how to build simple, yet dynamic, compositions. Read more.

Mark Making with Dyes

February 18, 2017 - February 19, 2017
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Fabric Arts, Mixed/Other Media, Printmaking
Cost: $275
Explore the versatility of paint-like dyes on fabric to create line, pattern, texture, washes and writing, using a variety of tools and print methods. Read more.

Expressive Handwriting

February 12, 2017
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Pen, Ink, Calligraphy
Cost: $75
In this Sunday afternoon workshop, you will learn how to use your own handwriting in a direct, free and expressive way. Read more.

Design for Beginners

February 5, 2017
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $150
Learn why one design stands out more than another, and how to use shapes, colour, texture and pattern to create dynamic visual tension. Read more.

The Contemporary Botanical

February 5, 2017
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Drawing, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $75
In this afternoon workshop you will create your own fantastical floral compositions using a range of expected and unexpected collage elements. Read more.

Spring Classes at the Campbell River Art Gallery - Poured Watercolours and Intro to Drawing with Catherine Martha Holmes

March 1, 2017 - May 17, 2017
I will be teaching three classes this Spring and hope you can attend! Beginners Poured Watercolours, Introduction to Drawing and Advanced Poured Watercolours! Read more.

Advanced Poured Watercolours

April 12, 2017 - May 17, 2017 (6 sessions)
Instructor: Catherine Martha Holmes
Location(s): Campbell River
Topic(s): Watercolour Painting
Cost: $140/Gallery Members $120
Using what we've learned from the beginner's class we focus on more complicated compositions and layering of colours! Read more.

Introduction to Drawing

March 7, 2017 - March 21, 2017 (3 sessions)
Instructor: Catherine Martha Holmes
Location(s): Campbell River
Topic(s): Drawing
Cost: $130(non-members) $110(members) + $13 optional supply fee
Come have fun as we explore the wonderful world of drawing! Read more.