Arts & Crafts

REALISTIC PAINTING (OIL OR ACRYLIC)
Anyone can benefit from this course that covers all aspects of painting realistically, from care of materials to finding inspiration, achieving perfect realism and getting one’s own style. You’ll learn a lot in this fun, friendly course! Instructor: Teresa Knight
#49470 Tuesdays, October 8 - November 26, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Filberg Craft Room, $99/8

CLAY WORKS
Whether you like traditional sculpture or would like to create funky, functional pieces of art, this class is for you. We will be using under - glazes and glazes to finish the sculptures. Tools, under-glazes and some glazes will be provided. No class October 14 & November 11.
Instructor: Jenja McIntyre
#49486 Mondays, September 23 - November 25, 7:30 - 9:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $149/8

DRAWING FOR BEGINNERS
Join us for this introduction to perspective and cast shadows. Participants learn how to measure and draw proportions simply and create the illusion of depth while being introduced to techniques for fine detail and loose expression. No class October 14 & November 11. Instructor: Teresa Knight
#49472 Mondays, October 7 - December 9, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Filberg Craft Room, $99/8

BEGINNER PAINTING LANDSCAPES IN OIL OR ACRYLIC
Comox Valley is a beautiful place to paint! Let’s learn how! From making your sketch to getting the colours right and defining the leaves, water and clouds. All the skills you’ll need to learn in order to tackle the fun of painting landscapes on your own! This class is fun and good for beginners. Instructor: Teresa Knight
#49469 Wednesdays, October 9 - November 27, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Filberg Craft Room, $99/8

PAINTING ANIMALS
This course will help you make sense of animal anatomies, show easy ways of dealing with the shapes presented, teach how to do fur, feathers, and other textures, the foreshortening of limbs and face, how to depict facial expression and also to add personality! Paint your own pet or favourite animal. No class October 31. Instructor: Teresa Knight
#49471 Thursdays, October 3 - November 28, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $99/9

ACRYLIC PAINTING 2 TEXTURE, RHYTHM, CLAUDE MONET
Explore the use of texture and rhythm in acrylic painting. All supplies are included.
#49632 Sundays, November 17 - December 15, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
#49631 Mondays, November 18 - December 16, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
#49633 Tuesdays, November 19 - December 17, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm,
Lupine Art Studio, $179/5

ACRYLIC PAINTING 2 SPACE, MOVEMENT, EMILY CARR
Master the use of space and movement in painting in this 5 week acrylic class. All supplies are included.
#49629 Wednesdays, September 25 - October 23, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
#49630 Thursdays, September 26 - October 24, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm,
Lupine Art Studio, $179/5

EXPLORING FLORALS PAINTING WITH GLAZES
Join Susan Schaefer for a fun day of exploring how to paint colourful flowers!
#49634 Saturday October 5, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm, Lupine Art Studio, $115

ADVANCED SOLDERED BEACHSTONE AND SILVER CLASS
Soldered silver wire will be shaped and manipulated into various designs to hang beachstones and beach glass from. This class takes the skill level up a notch but still incorporates the beauty of the stones and glass. All materials provided and a $50 material fee required from each student. Instructor: Cheryl Jacobs
#49478 Sunday September 22, #49480 Saturday October 12, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm,
Lewis Tsolum Building, $85

ROLLER PRINTED BRACELET BANGLE
Create a beautiful bracelet as a Christmas present in this class. Working with mixed metals and polished abalone or mother of pearl as the stone, metal will be roller printed and the shell will be riveted to the bracelet. Each student will design their own piece and have a truly unique bracelet. All materials included and a $50 materials fee required per student.
Instructor: Cheryl Jacobs
#49481 Sunday December 8, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm, Lewis Tsolum Building, $85

STAINED GLASS STEPPING STONES
Turn your garden into a tropical paradise with our colourful stained glass stepping stones. You will learn the basics of cutting glass, grinding, working with patterns and assembling designs. A $40 supply fee will be collected by the instructor. Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#49213 Wednesdays, October 2 - 16, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Craft Room B, $45/3

INTRO TO STAINED GLASS
Get your feet wet by making a beautiful butterfly suncatcher. Test the waters learning basic cutting, grinding, foiling and soldering. A $20 supply fee will be collected by the instructor.
Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#49210 Tuesday September 24, 6:30 - 9:30 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $30

STAINED GLASS 101
A more in-depth class to unleash your creativity! Several designs and custom colour choices make this a popular choice. You will be making a small suncatcher to introduce you to the step by step process and then a 8x14 in. window panel. Register early! A $40 supply fee will be collected by the Instructor. Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#49211 Tuesdays, October 1 - November 19, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $115/8

SACRED TOTEM ANIMAL JEWELRY
Animal spirit totems guide us every day, if you have a special animal totem, replicate it into a wearable work of art. We will pierce, rivet, texture, roller print texture and heat colour the metal into an identifiable piece of animal jewelry. Each student will complete a pendant, and/or meditation piece. All materials provided and a $50 materials fee required from each student.
Instructor: Cheryl Jacobs
#49479 Sunday September 29, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm, Lewis Tsolum Building, $85

TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS
Using coloured mirrors and hobby jewels, create a set of rich classic ornaments for the tree or arranged in a window. Please bring instructor $30 for materials the first class.
Instructor: Nancy Morrison
#49214 Wednesdays, November 6 - 27, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Lewis Craft Room B, $60/4