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 20, 2022 - August 21, 2022

All About Colour

Instructor: Nicole Sleeth

If you have found yourself frustrated by “muddy” or dull colour in your oil paintings, having difficulty mixing the colours you want, or overwhelmed by choice at the art supply store or from your paint collection, this workshop is for...

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August 20, 2022

Kitsilano Paint Night | Sunday, August 20 | Acrylic

Kitsilano Paint Night $70.00 CAD Saturday, August 20 | 7:00pm-9:30pm Join us for a special paint night event filled with fun, creativity, music, and wine! Our instructors will show you how to make a featured acrylic artwork step by step....

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August 21, 2022

Paverpol Garden Sculpture Workshop

Instructor: CalliopeImages

FROM T-SHIRT TO GARDEN SCULPTURE Taught by Diane Galo. Create a beautiful sculpture from an old t-shirt! Your finished sculpture can be placed in your garden or inside. Perfect workshop for beginners or those experienced with Paverpol! Bring 1 old...

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August 22, 2022 - August 26, 2022

A Creative Painting Workshop with Mike Svob in Acrylic and Oil

Instructor: Mike Svob

A Creative Painting Workshop with Mike Svob in Acrylic and Oil Come explore new creative painting techniques that will allow your design sense to blossom forth. You will learn how basic abstract graphic arts concepts relate to how we perceive...

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August 25, 2022


Instructor: KatonArtist

Learning to draw enhances your communication skills using the visual language of art, creating dynamic thinkers. Develop your cognitive skills and improve your self-confidence. Every line, every mark on a creation, tells a story. Drawing skills foster the language of...

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September 05, 2022 - December 18, 2022


Create a series of drawing and painting projects in this fun-filled art class! Develop fundamental drawing and painting techniques using various methods and materials. Students will work on imaginative and creative projects in many different styles by focusing on forms...

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September 05, 2022 - September 06, 2022

Mark Anthony Drawing – A Traditional Approach to Representational Drawing

Instructor: Mark Anthony

Description WEEKLY CLASSES IN THE FINE ART OF CLASSICAL AND TRADITIONAL DRAWING Mark Anthony – Fine Art Instruction in the European Tradition [email protected] 778 997-6405 Dene Croft Studios [email protected] 604 250-5562 Each class is dedicated to learning key...

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September 06, 2022 - October 04, 2022

Acrylic Painting

ACRYLIC PAINTING Discover the rich and versatile medium of acrylic painting. The class will cover essential skills like color mixing, proportion, and composition through a variety of projects. Build your confidence and expand your skills in acrylic painting, whether you’re...

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September 06, 2022 - October 04, 2022

Art for Adults: Watercolour Painting for Beginners

Watercolour Painting for Beginners $175.00 CAD 5 Tuesdays | 10am-12pm 5 Wednesdays | 10am-12pm 5 Fridays | 6:30pm-8:30pm Learn from scratch how to paint using transparent watercolour paint. Explore watercolour painting through vibrant and creative sketching: from landscapes and street...

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September 06, 2022 - September 07, 2022

Classical Drawing Groups

Instructor: Teresa

Classical Drawing Groups [email protected] WEEKLY ON-LINE TRADITIONAL DRAWING CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS With the onset of COVID 19, artists, art students as well as purely interest based art enthusiasts and hobbyists are bound to the 4 walls of their residences and...

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