Memoir Writing Workshop with Marva Blackmore

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Is it time to put your stories on paper? “Telling Your Story”: A Memoir Writing Workshop led by Marva K. Blackmore, Storyteller, Writer, & Editor. Join a six-week workshop led by the Past President of the Storytellers of Canada and see your stories come to life. Classes start on Monday, October 16, 2017, and continue for six consecutive Mondays from 1:00 to 3:30…

Painting Classes with Lloyd Major

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These are art classes for beginners to advanced students and everyone in between. Everyone chooses the subject matter, the size of painting, and whether you wish to paint in oil or acrylic. Lloyd will take you from a blank canvas to a finished painting (not always in 4 weeks). The focus is learning to paint but also making it an enjoyable time.…

Watercolour Classes with Norma Emerson


Explore Canada via: Tom Thomson & A.Y. Jackson Your paintings await… 8 classes will be at the MAC Tuesdays October 10 – November 28, 2017, from 10:00 am to noon. Cost is $135 or $18 drop-in fee Bring your own supplies To register, contact instructor Norma Chapman-Emerson, 250-752-9057 or

ABSOLUTE beginner ukulele group lessons at the MAC


with Liz DeBarros JHUI Certified Ukulele Instructor Fridays, October 6th- 27th 2017 Four one-hour lessons 11 am to noon Have you been thinking about playing an instrument but don’t know how to start, what to buy or how to learn? In this four-week course, I’ll start by showing you the different sizes of ukuleles; you’ll be able to see which…

DeCosmos Tuesday Painters Group

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Tuesday Painters is a group of DeCosmos Fine Arts Society members who enjoy doing art with others. The group is inclusive, welcoming members at all levels of artistic ability. Participants benefit from the camaraderie, gentle critiques and exchange of ideas between members. Tuesday Painters will resume meeting September 5, 2017 For more information about DeCosmos Fine Arts Society visit their website.

“Getting to Know Acrylics” Workshop


Getting to Know Acrylics – Beginners Classes Instructor – Susan Schaefer With guided weekly instruction Susan will help you become comfortable working with acrylic paints. Susan has been a professional artist for the past 16 years. Her work is sold globally and she has yearly gallery exhibitions. She is also the publisher of Island Arts Magazine. Her style is recognized as…