Classes

  • Clay Open Studio
    Clay Open Studio
    Friday January 5th, 2018 — September 4th, 2018

    Continue your ceramics journey with your own personalized projects in the Clay Open Studio!

    These are non-instructional sessions [...]

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  • Glass Open Studio
    Glass Open Studio
    Monday January 8th, 2018 — September 5th, 2018

    If you’ve got the bug for bead-making but don’t have time for a class, the Glass Open Studio is what you’ve been waiting [...]

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  • Life Drawing Open Studio - Undraped
    Life Drawing Open Studio - Undraped
    Wednesday January 10th, 2018 — June 30th, 2018

    Focus on the human form in The Centre’s Life Drawing Open Studio – the best place to perfect your drawing abilities.

    The [...]

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  • Life Drawing Open Studio - Draped
    Life Drawing Open Studio - Draped
    Thursday January 11th, 2018 — August 16th, 2018

    Focus on the human form in The Centre’s Life Drawing Open Studio – the best place to perfect your drawing abilities.

    The [...]

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  • Enameling!
    Enameling!
    Saturday August 18th, 2018

    An introductory workshop for enameling metal in jewelry. Join Alicia Champ as she shows students how to create a stacked-disk adjustable flower ring.

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  • Wire 1: Intro to Wire
    Wire 1: Intro to Wire
    Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 — October 23rd, 2018

    This class could easily be called “How to Never Pay for Jewelry Again!”

    This is an “all about wire” class. We will tackle various [...]

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  • Amazing Magic!
    Amazing Magic!
    Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 — November 6th, 2018

    Want to be a hit at your next family gathering?

    Come learn some sleight-of-hand magic from Fraser Valley Magic Circle and International [...]

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  • Wheel 2: Lidded Vessels
    Wheel 2: Lidded Vessels
    Wednesday October 3rd, 2018 — November 1st, 2018

    Jake Stelpstra takes the clay cylinder one step further and shows students how to “put a lid on it”!

    Intermediate pottery students who have [...]

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  • Still Life in Watercolour
    Still Life in Watercolour
    Thursday October 4th, 2018 — November 22nd, 2018

    Explore still life with watercolours!

    Give your two dimensional forms the 3D treatment with light and shade. Various watercolour techniques will [...]

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  • Introduction to Acrylics
    Introduction to Acrylics
    Thursday October 4th, 2018 — November 22nd, 2018

    Welcome to the popular and versatile medium of acrylics!

    Join Dan Berube and learn how to begin a painting, apply the paint and use underpainting. [...]

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  • Intro to Art Fundamentals
    Intro to Art Fundamentals
    Friday October 5th, 2018 — November 23rd, 2018

    Try adding something new to your acrylic toolbox with pen, ink and conte crayons!

    This fun, eight week course will be an introduction to some of [...]

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  • A Drawing Primer
    A Drawing Primer
    Friday October 5th, 2018 — November 23rd, 2018

    Drawing is a skill that has creative, expressive, and educational value - tap into your creativity!

    Develop your own drawing abilities through a [...]

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  • Glass Fusing 1: Intro to Fusing
    Glass Fusing 1: Intro to Fusing
    Tuesday October 9th, 2018 — October 23rd, 2018

    Vicki Urbich of Dragonflies Ceilidh Fused Glass brings the art of fused glass to the Centre! Learn how to transform cut glass pieces to make unique [...]

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  • Cold Processed Soap
    Cold Processed Soap
    Monday October 15th, 2018

    If you’ve been searching for a creative hobby or a fun way to wind down for a few hours, this Cold Processed Soap Workshop is for [...]

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  • Theatre Peeps
    Theatre Peeps
    Wednesday October 17th, 2018 — December 5th, 2018

    Playing with costumes, hats, and props, role playing and improv games — this class provides the perfect way for young actors to dive right into the [...]

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  • Ballet Kelowna Masterclass
    Ballet Kelowna Masterclass
    Wednesday October 17th, 2018

    Take advantage of this opportunity to refine your craft with a professional dancer!

    Join Simone Orlando, Artistic Director, or Kerry Lynn Turner, [...]

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  • Advanced Handbuilding Techniques
    Advanced Handbuilding Techniques
    Saturday October 20th, 2018 — October 21st, 2018

    Vincent Massey produces a wide range of commercial pottery for some of Whistler’s five-star hotels and restaurants, including Araxi Restaurant, the [...]

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  • Introduction to Traditional Bellydance
    Introduction to Traditional Bellydance
    Monday October 22nd, 2018 — December 17th, 2018

    Learn the fundamentals of bellydance with dancer Annie-Claude Perrault.

    All levels of dancer are welcome – each class will involve warmup, [...]

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  • Wheel 2: Altered Trays & More
    Wheel 2: Altered Trays & More
    Tuesday October 23rd, 2018 — November 20th, 2018

    Join local potter Holly McKeen as she shares her clay expertise to make these amazing altered trays.

    Learn tips and tricks to create wheel-thrown [...]

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  • Wheel 1: Intro to Wheel
    Wheel 1: Intro to Wheel
    Saturday October 27th, 2018 — November 24th, 2018

    Join instructor Mairi Lippa as she shares her clay techniques!

    Learn multiple approaches to centering on the clay wheel in this introductory class [...]

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  • Digital Photography
    Digital Photography
    Tuesday October 30th, 2018 — November 20th, 2018

    Take your first steps in telling a story with a photograph!

    Join local photojournalist Greg Laychak and discover what your camera can do! Learn [...]

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  • Introduction to Knitting
    Introduction to Knitting
    Thursday November 1st, 2018 — November 22nd, 2018

    Are you ready for your first knitting project? This class will take you from casting on to binding off your very own cotton washcloth.

    Students [...]

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  • Beginning Photography
    Beginning Photography
    Thursday November 1st, 2018 — November 22nd, 2018

    New camera? Want to know what makes it go?

    Discover what your camera can do! Learn basics of composition and exposure, how to use the camera [...]

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  • Wine and Jewels
    Wine and Jewels
    Friday November 2nd, 2018

    Enjoy an evening of relaxation – you deserve it!

    Have an evening to yourself after a long working day… sample snacks and sip a local wine, and [...]

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  • Introduction to Anime
    Introduction to Anime
    Monday November 5th, 2018 — December 17th, 2018

    Take your first steps into learning this increasingly popular style of illustration!

    The basics of anime are introduced, then progress into [...]

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  • Melt & Pour Soap
    Melt & Pour Soap
    Monday November 5th, 2018

    Learn to make your own soap from an experienced soap artisan!

    Practical and perfumed – we all use it on a regular basis, but do you know the ins [...]

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  • Wire 2: Weaving Wire
    Wire 2: Weaving Wire
    Tuesday November 6th, 2018

    Learn how to weave wire around a beautiful focal bead to create a one-of-a-kind gift for a loved one or to keep for yourself!

    Use wire weaving to [...]

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  • Magic Mud
    Magic Mud
    Wednesday November 7th, 2018 — December 12th, 2018

    Are you a master builder? Would you like to turn your ideas into real-life items you can use?

    Teapots, piggy banks, even starships are all in the [...]

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  • Handbuilding: Clay Characters
    Handbuilding: Clay Characters
    Wednesday November 7th, 2018 — December 5th, 2018

    Representing human beings has been part of people’s artistry for as long as art has been made. Explore various techniques to make characters and [...]

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  • Wrapping Glass Cabochons
    Wrapping Glass Cabochons
    Saturday November 10th, 2018

    A cabochon is a round or oval glass piece that is flat on one or both sides – a classic style in jewelry, with many settings possible.

    Join [...]

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  • Acrylic Pouring
    Acrylic Pouring
    Wednesday November 14th, 2018

    Create your own work of art with Acrylic Pouring!

    Rosie Laponder will show students the secrets of creating an amazing acrylic pour artwork. [...]

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  • Next Level Acrylics and Mixed Media
    Next Level Acrylics and Mixed Media
    Saturday November 17th, 2018 — November 18th, 2018

    Come be challenged to be yourself, be brave, and have fun!

    Students will work with Suzanne to reference their own vision and challenges. [...]

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  • Mastering Urban Photography
    Mastering Urban Photography
    Saturday November 24th, 2018

    Rick Hulbert is an international award–winning and published architect, urban designer, and photographer. As a photographer, Rick has been named a [...]

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  • Weekend Comedy Intensive
    Weekend Comedy Intensive
    Saturday November 24th, 2018 — November 25th, 2018

    Want to learn how to improvise or become a better improviser? Like laughing?

    Join Canadian Comedy Award and Leo award winning comedic actor Ken [...]

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  • Glass Beads 3: Glass Creatures
    Glass Beads 3: Glass Creatures
    Saturday November 24th, 2018

    Ania Kyte of Turtle Beads Studio in Mission, BC will show students the art of sculpting glass creatures – students will come home with a ladybug, a [...]

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  • Glass Beads 2: Glass Dots
    Glass Beads 2: Glass Dots
    Saturday December 1st, 2018

    Learn the basics of making glass dots – one of the foundation skills of design work in glass beads.

    Dots are one of the most important things to [...]

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  • Wine and Jewels
    Wine and Jewels
    Friday December 7th, 2018

    Enjoy an evening of relaxation – you deserve it!

    Have an evening to yourself after a long working day… sample snacks and sip a local wine, and [...]

    @ Performance Studio

  • Creating Glass Cabochons
    Creating Glass Cabochons
    Saturday December 8th, 2018

    A cabochon is a round or oval glass piece that is flat on one or both sides – a classic style in jewelry, with many settings possible.

    Join [...]

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  • Glass Beads 2: Specialty Stringers
    Glass Beads 2: Specialty Stringers
    Saturday December 15th, 2018

    Learn to create specialty glass stringers and use them to add to your designs.

    Create more complex varieties of glass stringer (twisted, encased, [...]

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