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Suzuribako, Japanese Writing Box (Sun, May 12, 2019, 1-4pm)

May 12, 2019
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $47.62
Learn to make a flat shallow box historically used in Japan to store valued brush calligraphy implements. Read more.

Japanese Bookbinding (Sat, May 11 2019, 11-4pm)

May 11, 2019
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $47.62
This is an historical technique common in Asia. Japan preferred the 4-hole stab binding. Read more.

7 Steps to a Successful Painting with Brian Simons (May)

May 18, 2019 - May 19, 2019 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Coast Collective Gallery & Classroom (Colwood BC)
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: 325
If you want to get beyond the barriers and blocks holding you back from your desire to paint, this is the program for you! Read more.

Medieval Tacket in Leather Bookbinding (Sat, May 4 2019, 9:30-1:30pm)

May 4, 2019
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $95
​Learn to make a tacket bound book using an historical technique that results in "thread coils" or sometimes described as "sausages". It's a clever decorative element. Read more.

Bookbinding Series: Basics of Bookmaking (Mons, May 13-Jun 10 2019, 6-8pm)

May 13, 2019 - June 10, 2019 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $144
Learn different bookbinding styles from the very start to finish. This series provides ample time to practice and review learned techniques as well as sharing discoveries and ideas. Read more.

Classic Hardcover Bookbinding (Fri-Sat, May 31-Jun 1 2019, 9:30-1:30pm)

May 31, 2019 - June 1, 2019
Instructor: Suzan Lee
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $115
Students will to learn to make a hand-size hardcover book most common in North America. Students will use a book press and backing irons to bind their books. Read more.

Tree of Life Egg Tempera Painting Class

April 27, 2019 - May 25, 2019 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Alina Smolyansky
Location(s): New Westminster
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $350 (includes materials and registration fee)
Egg tempera painting Read more.

Icon Painting Classes for Beginners: how to paint an Orthodox icon

April 25, 2019 - May 23, 2019 (5 sessions)
Instructor: Alina Smolyansky
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $350 + $50 materials
Introduction to icon painting with egg tempera Read more.

Atelier drawing and painting classes - beginners welcome

May 1, 2019 - May 29, 2019 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Nicole Sleeth
Location(s): Victoria
Topic(s): Colour Theory, Drawing, Figure Drawing, Oil Painting, Pen, Ink, Calligraphy, Pencil Drawing, Portrait Drawing
Cost: $235/mo
Space available Wednesdays 5:30-8:30! Ongoing classes booked monthly. Learn to draw and paint at your own pace with individual instruction in an comfortable, relaxed atelier setting. Read more.

Mixed Media Surface, Collage, Photo Transfer

May 11, 2019 - May 12, 2019 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Shary Bartlett
Location(s): North Vancouver, Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Collage, Mixed/Other Media, Photography
Cost: $255 + $40 supplies + GST
Explore your creativity using acrylic paints, textured mediums, metallics and a huge variety of tantalizing mixed media materials. Read more.