Monday Art Gems – Spring 2024 Schedule

What are Art Gems?

The Art Gems program is a multi-faceted, hand picked selection of special ‘Gems’ providing a unique experience under the instruction of well known Vancouver Island Artists.

Art Gems workshops are open to all levels of experience and will showcase a variety of mediums.

All materials and supplies are included in these workshops for the convenience of just enrolling, arriving and enjoying creating!

Each 4-hour workshop is $100 with all materials provided (except for 2-day workshop)

All levels of experience are welcome!

Download our spring Art Gems schedule here

Classes run on Mondays, from 10 am – 2 pm

Cost:  $100 (all materials provided)

Follow the links below for class details and online registration


  • Feb 12 – Fashion Diva Painting Workshop with Patt Scrivener


  • Mar 4 – Introduction to Acrylics with Susan Schaefer
  • Mar 11 – Flower Power: Watercolour with Carla Flegel
  • Mar 18 – Botanical Dye: Immersion and Resist with Bonnie Lefebre
  • Mar 25 – Mosaics Using Smalti with Debra Hagen – CLASS FULL


  • Apr 8 – The Thin and the Thick of It with Dennis Brown – CLASS FULL
  • Apr 15 – Watercolour Workshop with Peggy Burkosky – CLASS FULL
  • Apr 22 – Watercolour Workshop with Peggy Burkosky – CLASS FULL
  • Apr 29 – Alla Prima Oils with Margery Blom – CLASS FULL




Booking a class with us?

Please make sure to mark it in your calendar/datebook or give us a call if you can’t remember, and we’ll be happy to help.

Please note that reminders will not be sent before class and credit will not be issued for no-shows.

Cancellations and refunds:

A class may be refunded up to the registration deadline; $10/class processing fee will be retained and the remainder refunded.  No refunds are possible after the one-week deadline.