Join us as a beginner or explore your existing interest to discover new techniques. Tap into your creativity with some of the best instructors in our region through courses in clay, drawing, writing, music, painting, fibre arts and mixed media.
Featured Course: Music Production - Ableton Live Accelerator
Students will dive deep into Ableton Live's features, learning how to create rhythms, melodies, and chord progressions, as well as record, edit, and warp audio.
Learn how to play an instrument in a concert band setting while growing a love of music and having fun!
Grow your musicianship and confidence while receiving instruction and playing with a group.
This comprehensive course will take you through writing and playing instruments/vocals to performance, record contracts and studio production.
Join Courtenay's master class and learn the art of making your very own charcuterie board! Ingredients and supplies included.
This is an opportunity to learn foundational sculpture skills for a spectrum of applications.
Learn to form a one-part mould for reproduction.
Further your skills on the pottery wheel. Instructor Katriona Drijber is open to all levels of skill for this course—if you are interested, she will help you learn, from beginner to moderate/advanced.
Explore copper smithing, from raising and sinking a bowl out of a copper sheet to learning Synclastic and Anticlastic forming.
Observe the world through drawing. Explore composition and layout, expressive mark-making, perspective, and basic value/texture drawing techniques.
Discover modern acrylic painting techniques that utilize gel pad image transfers to create exciting design compositions.
Create a plaster or hydra stone face cast.
Learn to manipulate clay into decorative and functional pieces, making use of form, texture, and colour.
Interior design takes training as well as talent, and these lessons will give you the know-how you need to design a room from floor to ceiling.
Learn the basics of ancient jewellery casting techniques, such as cuttlefish casting, sand casting, water and broom casting.
Learn and practise all the skills needed to create handcrafted, original jewellery.
In this course, you will learn all the skills necessary to create a ring from start to finish & walk away with a ring you can show off to all your friends.
Do you have a project idea but don’t know where to start? Want a little more experience before you set up your own jewellery studio? Need some structure and maybe some pep talks? This course is for you!
Learn to make your own personalized chocolates by melting chocolate wafers.
Master the fundamentals of making your own skew and straight knives suitable for chip carving by repurposing tool steel to create detailed blades and handles from various cured hardwoods.
Discover basic drawing concepts such as line drawing, negative space, angles/proportion and shading.
Bring your painting(s) for meaningful feedback and helpful tips on how to fix and finish them.
Bring your painting(s) for meaningful feedback. Gain exciting skills and ideas on how to get the results you want.
Learn tips and techniques for painting a warm, glowing sunset with backlit trees. A great Valentine's gift! Some painting experience is helpful
Learn techniques for painting heavy snow on trees using beautiful shades of blues or purples.
Learn techniques to paint water flowing through rocks. We cover colour choices and design. Some painting experience is helpful. Contact Mirja for a
Are you an aspiring music producer or a seasoned artist looking to up your game? Master Ableton Live through collaborative learning.
Join our master folder and learn to create beautiful paper models to take home.
Learn ancient techniques and make your own pine needle basket to take home.
Bring your project from the beginner class and learn more about pine needle basketry and stitches
The Artists Way is a 12-week guided program designed to help participants connect to their creativity by exploring and transforming obstacles in accessing and expressing creativity.
Learn the foundational basics of this art form.
Discover how to share your travel experiences with the world by creating a travel blog with Squarespace, along with other useful tips and information.