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Enjoy Summer Break!

The arts building is officially moved out for summer break and has handed the space over to Gibsons School of the Arts for their summer programming. We will be back at in the Fall with new and regular events and classes. Enjoy summer on the coast and we’ll see you next season!

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May 26: Life Drawing Session

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 one each time) will offer a series of poses over the three hour […]

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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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