This quick class will get you started on a scarf! Bring yarn and appropriate sized needles, or some money to purchase yarn and needles available in class. We will learn and discuss cast on and garter stitch, with time to practice. For advice on yarn and needles, contact Kim Fenton at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit her […]
Join Rick Cepella for a one- day intensive focus on landscape art that will be of great benefit to those who enjoy all aspects of drawing and painting and are serious about upping their own practice. Rick will share how he has combined decades of time sketching and recording in the field with a […]
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 […]
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 […]
Little Hands is creative play for pre-schoolers (0 – 5 years) and home school families with primary age children (up to age 9) each Friday from 9:3oam – 11am.
Grab your lunch and head to the Arts Building for a dose of inspiration. Listen to speeches from members of the community meant to feed your soul and heart. And it’s free.
Calling all published and aspiring writers! Let your latest piece take center stage at the Arts Building Open Mic Night for Writers on Wed., March 29, 7pm – 9pm.
Further your skills and techniques in drawing the human form. The Arts Building is offering artists a chance to draw or paint a nude model every last Friday of the month. This non-instructional event is hosted by Pat Bean. The model (different for each session) will offer a series of poses over the three hour […]
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 […]