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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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June 29 – Cedar Bark Twill Basket

June 29, 2019
Instructor: North Van Arts
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Fabric Arts
Cost: $140
Workshop participants will learn the twill and twine weaves in this cedar bark basket weaving workshop. Read more.

Get off Auto, create your best images!

June 29, 2019 ( sessions)
Instructor: Catherine Babault
Location(s): Comox
Topic(s): Photography
Cost: $240
Get off Auto, create your best images! Read more.

Intro to Abstract Painting

June 29, 2019
Instructor: Lisa Powers
Location(s): Langley
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Colour Theory, Mixed/Other Media
Cost: $89 (includes all material)
What is Abstract Art? How is it created? Why is it made? Read more.

Character Sculpture & Design

June 30, 2019 - July 28, 2019 (5 sessions)
Instructor: Dallas Harvey
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Sculpture
Cost: $500
Learn how to create original concepts using various design techniques, proper and multi-use of sculpting tools, and sculpt realistic facial anatomy! Read more.

Mark Anthony Drawing - A Traditional Approach to Representational Drawing

June 1, 2019 - June 30, 2019
July 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019
August 1, 2019 - August 31, 2019
September 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019
October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
November 1, 2019 - November 30, 2019
December 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019
(4 sessions)
Instructor: Mark Anthony
Location(s): Bowen Island, Burnaby, Coquitlam, Downtown Vancouver, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Vancouver, West Vancouver, Whistler, White Rock
Topic(s): Art History, Art Vacations, Drawing, Figure Drawing, Pencil Drawing, Portrait Drawing
Cost: $200.00 (Per monthly membership registration fee)
Mark Anthony - Classical Tradition in a Contemporary World Fine Art Instruction in the European Tradition Read more.

Art and Soul of Summer 2019 KIDS Art Camp!

July 2, 2019 - July 5, 2019 (4 sessions)
Instructor: Annette Arndt
Location(s): North Vancouver
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting, Children and Youth, Collage, Colour Theory, Drawing, Figure Drawing, Mixed/Other Media, Pencil Drawing, Portrait Drawing, Watercolour Painting
Cost: $265
Kids Drawing and Art Camp held in my garden in Lynn Valley, ages 7-16 years old. Read more.

Plein Air Sketching

July 2, 2019 - July 6, 2019 (5 sessions)
Instructor: Vancouver Fine Art Atelier
Location(s): Vancouver
Topic(s): Children and Youth, Drawing, Outdoor Painting, Pastel Drawing, Pencil Drawing
Cost: 210
Are you scared to draw in public? Fear no more! Read more.

Mixed Media on Canvas

July 4, 2019 - July 25, 2019
October 3, 2019 - October 24, 2019
February 20, 2020 - March 12, 2020
(4 sessions)
Instructor: Tammy Pilon
Location(s): Port Coquitlam
Topic(s): Acrylic Painting
Cost: $300 (supplies not included)
Create a beautiful abstract using modelling paste, objects, fluid acrylic, acrylic inks, glazing medium and heavy body acrylic paints. Read more.

Vancouver Island Nature Photo Workshop - Comox Valley

July 5, 2019 - July 8, 2019
Instructor: Catherine Babault
Location(s): Comox
Topic(s): Photography
Cost: $1,090
Take your best nature images! Read more.

Drawing From Architecture

July 6, 2019 - July 7, 2019 (2 sessions)
Instructor: Vancouver Island School of Art
Topic(s): Collage, Drawing, Pencil Drawing
Cost: 225.00
students will approach architecture and the construction of space as a source for drawing. Read more.