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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August 05, 2020 - September 30, 2020

Intuitive Painting

Instructor: Anita Nairne

Workshop Dates: August 5th – September 30th 2020 ACRYLIC PAINTING  INTUITIVE PAINTING - Create from the Soul to Expand the Heart ~ First-time painters can learn to draw and paint easily and confidently in a stress-free environment. ~ Skilled artists...

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August 06, 2020 - September 03, 2020

Online Class Classical Portrait Drawing

Instructor: Noah Layne

Online Class! Drawing is the foundation of all realist art. In this 5 week course, Noah will show you classical techniques for drawing a realistic portrait. Noah will teach the use of plumb lines, comparative measurement, and tilt angle to...

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August 10, 2020 - August 13, 2020

Create more meaningful images!

Instructor: Catherine Babault

Get inspired by the natural beauty of Vancouver Island, capture the lush vegetation, giant old-growth trees of the rainforest, round river boulders, beautiful waterfalls, dramatic coastline, listen and watch for wildlife. During this photo workshop, you will: Find better ways...

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August 10, 2020 - August 31, 2020

Online Oil Portrait Paitning Class

Instructor: Noah Layne

Learn techniques for painting the portrait. In this class there will be two, two week long poses. Noah will show you classical techniques for painting a realistic portrait. Noah will teach the use of plumb lines, comparative measurement, and tilt...

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August 13, 2020 - August 17, 2020

From the Ground Up: 5-day ONLINE oil painting workshop

Instructor: Nicole Sleeth

In this immersive 5-day oil painting workshop, you will build a painting from the ground up. Steps in the process will include value studies, considerations for canvas preparations, underpainting, colour pre-mixing, first pass, and second pass. You will learn about...

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August 15, 2020 - August 16, 2020

EMPATHY AND EMBODIMENT In-Person Painting Workshop

Instructor: Val Nelson

Posted on July 13, 2020 by Val Nelson EMPATHY AND EMBODIMENT In-Person Painting Workshop With VAL NELSON at the MAYER STUDIO (1000 Parker St) Sat Aug 15 or Sun Aug 16, 2020 10am-4pm CLASS DESCRIPTION In this one-day “in-person” painting...

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August 15, 2020

Watercolour Landscape for Teens (Online Class)

5 Sessions (75 mins each) Grade 7-12 Discover how to capture natural scenery with watercolour. In this engaging watercolour class, students will delve into painting various landscapes and learn basic watercolour techniques, including dry-brush or wet-in-wet methods, creating soft and...

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August 16, 2020 - August 19, 2020

Créez des images plus marquantes !

Instructor: Catherine Babault

Workshop given in French only Inspirez-vous de la beauté naturelle de l’Île de Vancouver, capturez en image la luxuriante végétation, les vieux arbres géants de la forêt pluviale, les roches polies dans le lit des rivières, les magnifiques cascades, la...

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August 16, 2020 - August 17, 2020

EMPATHY AND EMBODIMENT In-Person Painting Workshop

Instructor: Val Nelson

Posted on July 13, 2020 by Val Nelson EMPATHY AND EMBODIMENT In-Person Painting Workshop With VAL NELSON at the MAYER STUDIO (1000 Parker St) Sat Aug 15 or Sun Aug 16, 2020 10am-4pm CLASS DESCRIPTION In this one-day “in-person” painting...

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August 17, 2020 - August 21, 2020

A Creative Painting Workshop in Acrylic and Oil with Mike Svob

Instructor: artfriend

Come and explore new creative painting techniques that will allow your design sense to blossom forth. Each morning will begin with Mike doing a painting demonstration. Each demonstration will consist of a painting technique or lesson to help all participants...

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