Art

Drawing: Learning To See
The most important skill when it comes to drawing is the act of observing. In this course, participants will develop their analytical skill of seeing and then interpret that on paper. Bernadine will also provide the six most important tools an artist can use to enhance their drawing skills in just 6 sessions.
Cedar Bracelet Weaving Workshop
My name is Rita Point Kompst and I am an artist from Musqueam. Join me for a class of cedar bark weaving. Embrace my legacy that has been woven through generations.
Acrylic Paint Pouring
Acrylic painting is a fun and creative way to make abstract art on all sorts of objects. Learn techniques like a dirty pour, and a simple pour as well as a bloom, how to mix paint medium into acrylic paints to create a flow, and how to add silicone oil to create beautiful cells throughout your paintings.
Acrylic Paint Pouring Christmas Craft
Acrylic painting is a fun and creative way to make abstract art on all sorts of objects. Learn techniques like a dirty pour, and a simple pour as well as a bloom, how to mix paint medium into acrylic paints to create a flow, and how to add silicone oil to create beautiful cells throughout your paintings.
Reindeer Cedar Weaving Workshop
My name is Rita Point Kompst and I am an artist from Musqueam. Join me for a class of cedar bark weaving. Embrace my legacy that has been woven through generations.
Improv Comedy Games
Discover the secrets of improvisation in this fun, team oriented class. You will learn how to give and accept offers, create an environment and develop storytelling skills.
Flower Workshop: Introduction to Ikebana
Judie will explain basic principles in the Japanese floral art of Ikebana. After a brief history of ikebana in Vancouver, you will work on an arrangement you can take home. Please bring your favorite vessel or container to discuss what works best in ikebana.
Traditional Hand Drum Making Workshop
In this workshop, each participant is provided with the necessary materials to make a hand drum. The hide used will be from the Deer, the rim will be made from cedar and the sinew is synthetic. Not only will the practice be taught, some traditional teachings about the drum, process and some stories will be shared.
Poetry Writing
Come and learn to write poetry. We will have fun with writing short forms of haiku poems (three lines, five lines and six lines), as well as quatrains, couplets and even six word short stories.

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