Arts Events

Sunday, January 21st

Intro to Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 9:30am | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Learning to apply milk paint is a skill that can be mastered with a little bit of practice and this workshop covers the first steps. In this introductory class, Wendy will focus on basic techniques for applying milk paint to different surfaces and teach the ins and outs of the finishing touch waxes...

Courtin-Devoin-McRae Trio

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 2:00pm | Arts, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music

This engaging piano trio, featuring three of Nanaimo’s most talented, versatile and experienced jazz musicians, delivers classic jazz standards along with some originals. Pianist Patrick Courtin and bassist Marisha Devoin are graduates of Vancouver Island University’s bachelor of music program,...

ZealousArt Paint pARTy The Fish Bowl Cafe

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 5:00pm | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops

Step by Step guided painting a vibrant owl. NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! Socialize and enjoy coffee and desserts at The Fish Bowl Cafe in Duncan BC. Price includes up to 2 hours of instruction, use of all art supplies and a 12 x 16 canvas. You get to go home with your painting!

Monday, January 22nd

JAN.22-Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Seniors

Known for her matchless beauty and electric screen persona, Lamarr’s legion of fans never knew she possessed such a beautiful mind. An Austrian Jewish émigré who acted by day and drew mechanical and electronic inventions by night, Lamarr came up with a “secret communication system” to help the...

Tuesday, January 23rd

Maple Bay Painters Art Group

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 9:30am | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops

All meetings are from 9:30am-1:30pm, visitors are welcome. Jan.23, Workshop Topic, "Art Magic", Nominal fee and pre-registration required. Call 250-597-1912 to register.  Jan.30, painting, and discussion on an art topic. Pearmine Room  Feb.6, Pearmine Room  Feb.13, short business meeting followed...

Stackable Rings Workshop

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 4:00pm | Arts, Education, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Explore the possibilities of stamping, and learn how to solder and texture wire to create simple stackable rings. One foot of 14-gauge wire makes up to four rings Please register at least 24 hours in advance, as class sizes are small and classes will be cancelled the day of if there are no...

Creative Photography

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 7:00pm | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Ladysmith Camera Club starts its eleventh year with “Creative Photography,” a presentation by Lorna Zaback, retired Malaspina Maths teacher. Lorna captures the beauty of the world around her with her digital camera, and then uses these photographs as the foundation for her highly expressive works...

Wednesday, January 24th


Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Talks & Workshops

Daniela S. Herold is a German-Canadian painter living and working in Victoria, B.C. Daniela uses oil paint as her main means of expression, but her studio practice at the gallery 'Xchanges' also includes the permeable genres of drawing, mixed media, and photography. Her work has been exhibited...

Hammered Pendant Workshop

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 3:30pm | Arts, Education, Shopping & Fashion, Talks & Workshops

Learn how to texture and distress metal with hammers and stamps Space is limited, call to register. Please register at least 24 hours in advance, as class sizes are small and classes will be cancelled the day of if there are no registrants.

Thursday, January 25th

Cherry Point Artists Weekly Meeting

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 9:30am | Arts, Community, Talks & Workshops

We meet every Thursday from Sept.- Jun with a break during the Christmas Holidays. We're always happy to have prospective members visit to see if they're interested in joining the group.   9:30am-1:30pm