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Thursdays: Beginners Ukelele

Beginners Ukulele starts Thursday, April 13 at 7pm at the Gibsons Arts Building with Jill Shatford & Mark Trevis. We are are excited this time to be offering another unique 8 week beginners ukulele class. We will review the history of the ukulele, how to properly tune and hold the instrument, how to attend to […]

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May 20 & 21: Natural Dyeing: Plant + Principles

In this two-day workshop you will learn what natural dye plants grow in our region, how and when to harvest them for dyeing, a brief history on plants used to create vibrant lightfast colours, how to prepare protein/cellulose fibres and fabrics to accept the most colour from natural dyes (mordanting), and how to make a […]

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May 3 & 7: How To Write Like A Nobel Laureate: The Techniques of Alice Munro

  Alice Munro is a master of fiction, there’s no debating that. But what is the mechanism of the works’ genius? In this two-part workshop, discover some of Munro’s favourite techniques and use them to transform your own prose into vibrant and sophisticated masterpieces. Whether writing something new or revising a long-shelved story, this course […]

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