Workshops and Classes

For classes registered through MAC, click here to go directly to the online registration page.  Classes registered through the MAC are listed here in chronological order with class descriptions and details included.

LEVEL 1- Alcohol Ink Painting with Pattiann Withapea

LEVEL 1 - Alcohol Ink Class   Led by Federation of Canadian Artists Juried Member - Pattiann Withapea "This Class is suitable for Non-Artists, as well as Experienced Artists,  who would like to explore this fascinating medium. Let me help you discover your creative...

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String Theory – Zentangle Style

String Theory – Zentangle Style Saturday, June 1, 2019 Do you hesitate when it comes to laying down a string for your tile? Do you find yourself using the same ones over and over again?  Are you in a String Rut? It’s not unusual to find drawing strings becoming a...

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Beginner Ukulele Group Lessons

  Beginner Ukulele Group Lessons April 24, May 1, 8, 22 2019 Four one-hour lessons 11 am to noon on Wednesdays at The MAC in Parksville If you have ever thought about playing the ukulele but never even held one; or have been strumming for a while but would like...

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Zentangle® Basics Class

Zentangle® Basics Class If you’ve been wanting to try Zentangle® then this is the class for you! Learn more about the world of Zentangle by exploring some basic “tangles” as well as the philosophy and the process of this fun art form.  With one simple stroke at a...

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Live Model Drawing Sessions

Interested in joining a Live Model Drawing Session? Throughout history, the human body has been an enduring subject for artists. Everyone is welcome, from beginners to seasoned artists. These sessions are non-instructional but will provide a friendly supportive space...

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Art Classes with Elissa Anthony

Art Classes with Elissa Anthony Ever thought you might like to try painting?  Have you taken a hiatus to raise a family and want to get back to the joys of painting? Perhaps you have recently retired and are looking for a new avenue of creativity. I am an art grad,...

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Sound Connection Choir

Sound Connection Choir is perfect for women and men who love singing; no experience is necessary. Sing both contemporary and international music in two or three part harmony.  Vocalists will receive instruction and guidance on vocal technique, harmony and...

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Abstract Watercolour Workshop with Dennis Brown

Abstract Watercolour Workshop with Dennis Brown ABSTRACT WATERCOLORS, WILD AND BOLD Dennis Brown will lead workshop participants through the process of producing a full sheet watercolour with strong colour and design. We will be working on a full sheet of 300 lb...

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Slice of Life: Real Stories, Real People

Slice of Life: Real Stories, Real People Slice of Life: Real Stories, Real People is a new series of storytelling events sponsored by the Mid-Island StoryTellers performed at the MacMillan Arts Centre in Parksville, BC.  And we are looking for "real people" to tell...

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