Two Day Stained Glass Workshop with Kathy Schwarz
Saturday & Sunday February 18th and 19th from 10:00 -4:30pm
In this workshop students will spend two six hours sessions ( with a half hour lunch break) learning the basics of Stained Glass with Instructor Kathy Schwarz.
Learn about cutting, grinding and soldering as you create the design of your choice.
Back up weather dates are February 25th and 26th.
During the class you will have enough time to make one stained glass panel of your choice. It is important that you choose a pattern and share your idea with the instructor as soon as possible.
We recommend that you choose a pattern with no more than 15 pieces. You can find patterns online by searching “free stained glass patterns” using Google. Alternatively, you can go to the library or pick up a stained glass magazine.
Please make sure to pre-register within the suggested time frame and email a copy of your chosen pattern to email@example.com by February 9th so that you are able to discuss your planned image with the instructor before the class begins!
Intro to Pour Painting with local Artist Brenda Cofell
Saturday, February 25th 1-2:30pm
Join Brenda for an afternoon of creative fun with paint to learn the basics of a new technique.
Each participant will receive three 8x10 inch canvases to paint on and Brenda will teach three pour paint methods, a straight pour, flip cup, and a tree ring pour.
$50 includes workshop fees and all materials
Introduction to Pottery with guest instructor Gordon Perret
Saturdays from 10:00-12:00pm
March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1
Join Gordon in the ceramics studio for this six week introduction to pottery workshop.
Gain a solid foundation in pottery with the three fundamental methods of hand building: coil, pinch pot and slab construction. Learn the basic use of the pottery wheel for wheel thrown pottery. Form a variety of clay creations, working from substructure all the way through to surface design using stains and glazes.
$225 includes all materials and firing fees.
Wood Craft Workshop with guest instructor Joanna of
Rustic Creek- Make your own Moon or Sunflower woodart!
Saturday, March 25th 1-3:30pm
Don't miss out on this special guest workshop where you'll create your own unique home decor piece using reclaimed wood pieces!
Each person will have the choice between making a Sunflower or Crescent Moon in this afternoon workshop.
$65 includes workshop fees and all materials
Mixed Media Workshop with guest Artist Terra Simieritsch
Saturday April 15th from 10-4pm
Join Terra for an afternoon of creativity as she guides you through the process of making your very own mixed-media musical songbird on birch board with paper and fluid acrylic paint.
$105 includes all supplies
Family Pottery Workshop
Wednesdays, 6:00 - 7:30PM
You asked and we answered- we're offering a special six week family pottery workshop designed for kids ages 9+ and their parent, grandparent, or favourite aunt/uncle to take together!
Spend some quality family time and learn the basics of wheel throwing and hand-building with instructor Val Wynder.
April 19, 26
May 3, 10, 17, 24
Kids must be 9+
$300 includes workshop fees, materials and kiln firing fees for one adult and one child.
The Creatives Meetup
Wednesday afternoons from
The Creatives Meetup is a FREE, weekly open studio on Wednesdays at The Lebel.
Easels, tables and chairs are provided- you bring the rest!
The Allied Arts Council is opening up its boardroom on Wednesday afternoons for artists to meet up and work together, chat, collaborate or just hang out and make connections.
Started in the fall of 2022 by Heidi Bengry, this Wednesday artist meetup is a place where artists can come work in a space together for a few hours with no instruction provided. This is a great opportunity to meet up and chat with other creatives in your community, get advice, critiques or work on your own with some company. Bring your supplies, some inspiration and your latest works!
*Individuals 18 and under interested in participating in The Creatives Meetup must be accompanied by an adult. *