Workshops & Classes

May ATC Swap and Demo

May ATC swap

Drop into the Mac and learn all about Artist Trading Cards. Joyce Burns, our Artist in Residence, will be doing another demo in her continuing series of intriguing art techniques that can be applied to Artist Trading Cards or your own art exploration.Some supplies will be provided but please bring your own materials as well. We will be swapping cards…

DeCosmos April Meeting

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The monthly meeting of the De Cosmos Fine Arts Society, (for artists and lovers of art), will take place at the MAC on Macmillan Street in Parksville on Thursday, April 20th from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.  This month’s featured artist is Dennis Brown. His demonstration in acrylics is entitled “From the Inside Out”. Guests are always welcome to our meetings…

Tangle On… Zentangle Class

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Take your tangling off the page!  Tangle On…. ..a canvas tote bag, sneakers, ball cap, or Zentangle tool case, folio or Go-Tangle wallet.  It truly is easy and fun and the results are amazing!  Bring a canvas item or purchase one for an additional $17 (contact Rhonda). We’ll tangle on the item of your choice, and also talk about tangling…

Wear Your Art Around Your Neck

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SILK SCARF Workshop Maureen Walker AFCA Friday, May 12, 2017 MAC  Studio B: 10:00 a.m.– 4:00p.m. Cost: Members : $85.00  /  Non-Members $110.00 Cheques payable to DeCosmos Fine Arts Society (Fees are to be  prepaid and nonrefundable) Minimum six – Maximum ten participants All required material for workshop is included. The workshop allows everyone an opportunity to experience the exciting and unique…

Zentangle Basics classes for Kids & Youth

Can you learn to draw something like this in one class?   You sure can!

Spend part of your Pro-D Friday having some fun with Zentangle!  No experience necessary to learn this fun, relaxing art form.  There’s a morning class for elementary students Grades 2-7, and an afternoon class for secondary students Grades 8-12.  Both classes cover exactly the same methods, tangles and principles as the adult Basics class.  The kids’ class will use quality…