Past Workshops

Apple Tech Workshops – Spring 2024

Apple Tech Workshops – Spring 2024

Apple Tech Workshops - Spring 2024Powered by Up Your Media and the McMillan Arts Centre School for Digital Literacy, our ongoing workshop series can help you gain control of your technology and allow you to better use your devices with skill and confidence. About our...

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Aging Artfully 2024 Spring Session

Aging Artfully 2024 Spring Session

“It’s never too late for a new experience”Aging Artfully is a FREE program offered to independently domiciled seniours living in our community.  Our wonderful volunteer teachers provide instruction and support for participants aged 75+.  All materials and supplies...

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Art Gems: Alla Prima Oil Painting with Margery Blom

Art Gems: Alla Prima Oil Painting with Margery Blom

Alla Prima Oil Painting - an Art Gems Workshop with Margery Blom - Alla Prima is an Italian phrase that translates to ‘at first attempt’, meaning a painting is completed in one sitting. Many famous artists like Vincent Van Gogh, Claude Monet and Richard Schmid were...

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Oil & Water: Painting Workshop with Margery Blom

Oil & Water: Painting Workshop with Margery Blom

Oil & Water: Painting Workshop with Margery BlomPainting Oceans, Rivers, Lakes, Ponds and Puddles with Oils Unfolding the mysteries of painting a variety of water sources with oil paints. This workshop will guide you through the secrets of painting water with...

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Art Gems Workshops – Spring 2024

Art Gems Workshops – Spring 2024

Monday Art Gems - Spring 2024 ScheduleWhat 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...

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Spring 2024 Art Bites Classes

Spring 2024 Art Bites Classes

Spring 2024 Art Bites ClassesGo on, take a bite! Have you been curious about trying an art class, but not sure what medium you would like? Not ready to commit to a full class (and art supplies) if you don’t know you’ll like it?  Why not try this sampler course? Art...

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Art Bites Classes in February 2024

Art Bites Classes in February 2024

Art Bites Classes for February 2024$40/Class - supplies included AM classes:  10am - 12 pmPM classes:  1-3 pm Register online or at the MAC OfficeAbout Art Bites: Art Bites is a fun way to try out all different kinds of art mediums without investing a lot of time and...

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Garden in Bloom FREE Family Day DROP-IN Event

Garden in Bloom FREE Family Day DROP-IN Event

Garden in Bloom: FREE Family Day Drop-In Event Monday February 19, 2024Drop-in Hours: 9am-12pm   Join us for our second annual Free Family Day Event - Garden in Bloom - a Communal Art Project at the MAC Finger painting, veggie stamps and moreFace painting on...

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Monday Art Gems – Fall 2023 Schedule

Monday Art Gems – Fall 2023 Schedule

Monday Art Gems - Fall 2023 Schedule Introducing Monday Art Gems Get ready for a dynamic and ever-changing selection of art workshops for all levels of art experience, every Monday at the MAC. These 4-hour workshops are all $100 with all materials included, and...

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Creative Kids – August Classes

Creative Kids – August Classes

Creative Kids August 2023 ClassesJoin us for a summer of fun in our Community Art Garden!We have nine new classes for Creative Kids ages 8-12.  Our instructors Shania Frampton and Alex Carr will be here to lead the way! August lasses run Tuesdays through Thursdays...

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Creative Kids – July Classes

Creative Kids – July Classes

Creative Kids July 2023 ClassesJoin us for a summer of fun in our Community Art Garden!We have nine new classes for Creative Kids ages 8-12.  Our instructors Shania Frampton and Alex Carr will be here to lead the way! Classes run Tuesdays through Thursdays from July...

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Spring Watercolour Classes with Carla Flegel

Spring Watercolour Classes with Carla Flegel

Spring Watercolour Classes with Carla FlegelBASIC LEVEL 1 WATERCOLOUR SKILLS CLASSThursday/Saturday, MAY 4 & 6, 20239am-3 pm$200 This is a TRUE beginner class.  For those w ho have never used ANY art medium or those new to colour.  This is a full 2-day workshop to...

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Absolute Beginner Ukulele Lessons with Liz DeBarros

Absolute Beginner Ukulele Lessons with Liz DeBarros

Absolute Beginner Ukulele LessonsEVERY WEDNESDAY JANUARY 25th TO MARCH 1st, 2023 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm INSTRUCTOR: LIZ DEBARROS If you have ever thought about playing the ukulele but have never even held one; or have been strumming for a while but would like to brush up...

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Kids Klub Ink Painting Class

Kids Klub Ink Painting Class

Kids Klub - Ink Painting ClassThursday, November 24th3:30-5:30pmEmail Pattiann to register After school hands-on workshop with a focus on Holiday Projects led by Artist Pattiann Withapea. Class will take place at the McMillan Arts Centre in Parksville. Each...

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