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Community Workshops & Classes

Our Workshops & Classes listings are a great way to find creative courses offered throughout British Columbia. The database is a FREE service for art teachers and organizations offering classes. Instructors post their own classes and potential students can search these listings by date, location, and/or subject.

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Creating A Visual Workbook Part 1

March 8, 2018 - April 12, 2018 (6 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Collage, Mixed/Other Media, Photography, Printmaking
Cost: $120.
Create a personalized piece of art while gaining a deeper understanding of your sources of inspiration. Read more.

The Altered Photograph

March 8, 2018 - April 12, 2018 (6 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Digital, Mixed/Other Media, Photography
Cost: $225.
The Altered Photograph is about using photography as a departure point for creative exploration. Read more.

Acrylic Abstracts with texture

March 9, 2018 - March 16, 2018
May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018
(2 sessions)
Instructor: Tammy Pilon
Location(s): Port Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $165 (supplies not included)
Abstract Acrylic painting using modelling paste for texture to add interest to your work Read more.

Mixed Media

March 9, 2018 - March 16, 2018
May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018
September 29, 2018 - September 30, 2018
(2 sessions)
Instructor: Tammy Pilon
Location(s): Port Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $165 (supplies not included)
Create a beautiful abstract using modelling paste, objects, fluid acrylic and heavy body acrylic paints. Read more.

Assemblage: Collage in a Box

March 9, 2018 - April 13, 2018 (6 sessions)
Instructor: Tony Bounsall
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Collage, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $225.
This course will focus on making display boxes inspired by the life and work of Joseph Cornell, an American assemblage artist. Read more.

Coptic (Egyptian) Bookbinding (Sat, Mar 10 2018, 9:30-1:30pm)

March 10, 2018
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $85
Coptic bookbinding is an ancient Egyptian structure and technique. It reveals the spine and completely exposes the stitching of the book. Read more.

Inspiration and Creation: Acrylic Abstract Painting with Chin Yuen

March 10, 2018 - March 11, 2018 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Gallery & Classroom (Colwood BC)
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: 315
How do you start creating an abstract painting? Award-winning abstract painter, Chin Yuen, will guide you through different exercises to propel you into action. Read more.

Drawing 200

February 10, 2018
March 10, 2018
Instructor: Lisa Powers
Location(s): Langley
Topic(s): Animation, Children and Youth, Drawing, Figure Drawing, Pastel Drawing, Pen, Ink, Calligraphy, Pencil Drawing
Cost: $50 (includes all material)
Practice what you learned in Drawing 101 to feel more comfortable when drawing on your own, or in our ongoing classes. Read more.

Dynamic Composition: Painting in Mixed Media

March 10, 2018
Instructor: Place des Arts
Location(s): Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $40
Through discussion and hands-on application using various mediums, you’ll practice using the seven elements of painting: line, shape, form, value, colour, texture, space. Read more.

Painting with Acrylics

March 10, 2018 - April 7, 2018 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Port Moody Arts Centre
Location(s): Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $194.25
Blank Canvas to Finish . From preparing a canvas and working through each step to a finished result Read more.