Community Calendar

Oil Painting 2 – The Still Life Lives On!

Build on the skills you learned in the Very Beginner Oil Painting to really get comfortable with oil paints! You will learn how it feels to see as an artist sees and paint what is in front of you. This time-honoured tradition of still life painting is ideal for learning how to create the illusion […]

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$269
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Oil Painting 2 – The Still Life Lives On!

Build on the skills you learned in the Very Beginner Oil Painting to really get comfortable with oil paints! You will learn how it feels to see as an artist sees and paint what is in front of you. This time-honoured tradition of still life painting is ideal for learning how to create the illusion […]

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$269
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Very Beginner Drawing Workshop

Never drawn before or want to refresher on the basics before jumping into a Drawing class? This one is for you! We will introduce you to the common drawing supplies such as viewfinders, different types of pencils, graphite sticks, and charcoal.  Discover the fun of Lyra graphite sticks and drawing with an eraser. These 3 […]

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Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Very Beginner Watercolour Workshop

We will cover the very basics of watercolour in this 3 hour Very Beginner workshop. If you are new to watercolour or need a refresher on the foundational skills, this is where you want to start! You will learn about colour mixing, layering using both wet and dry brush techniques, and different ways to create […]

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$79
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Film Screening: One of Ours

Black and Indigenous identity issues are the focus of the powerfully intimate documentary, One of Ours (88 min) being co-presented by World Community and the Immigrant Welcome Centre. The film won a Special Jury Prize at Hot Docs and will be available online at any time from Friday September 24 through Sunday September 26.  The […]

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$8 – $16

Film Screening: One of Ours

Black and Indigenous identity issues are the focus of the powerfully intimate documentary, One of Ours (88 min) being co-presented by World Community and the Immigrant Welcome Centre. The film won a Special Jury Prize at Hot Docs and will be available online at any time from Friday September 24 through Sunday September 26.  The […]

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$8 – $16

Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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Move 2 Electric: EV Test Drive & Show and Shine

Electric Vehicle Event coming to Comox September 25, 2021 Building on the success of the first two electric car and bike shows that took place in May and September 2019, plus the Covid-safe event last fall, Watershed Sentinel, Emotive BC and the Comox Valley Electric Vehicle Association and Glasswaters Foundation are delighted to offer Move […]

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Free

Drawing 2 – Exploring Still Life – ONLINE

This class is delivered online with limited seats for a highly interactive experience with your instructor. In this Still Life drawing class you will practice drawing from real life using direct observation. Focus will be on creating compositions, observing how values create reflections and form, as well as how to draw the wrinkles and folds […]

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$169
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Drawing 2 – Exploring Still Life – IN STUDIO

In this Still Life drawing class you will practice drawing from real life using direct observation. Focus will be on creating compositions, observing how values create reflections and form, as well as how to draw the wrinkles and folds in drapery. Traditionally still life drawings are composed of fruit and household objects but in this […]

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$249
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Watercolour 2 – Texture and Colour Mixing for Natural Objects

In this course we will look to the natural world and also to “watercolour drawings” by accomplished nineteenth century artists, lepidopterists (a person who studies butterflies and moths!), botanists, and ornithologists who set about documenting natural objects in sketchbooks and folios. If possible, take some time to collect meaningful and compelling objects to paint and […]

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$259
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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Very Beginner Photography with Karen McKinnon

Come play with us as we explore photography with Karen McKinnon of McKinnon Photography. In this one-day photo workshop, Karen will take you from using your camera’s automatic settings to working in manual mode. On that journey, she will share tools and inspiration to find and refine your way of seeing. This is a hands-on workshop […]

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$249
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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North Island Virtual Career & Post-Secondary Education Event

Embark on this virtual journey towards the career path of your dreams! Black Press Media presents the North Island Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event, October 4th – October 7th, 2021. Join some of Western Canada’s industry leading companies and education facilities as we embrace virtual webinars. Black Press Media assists with matching employers with […]

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Very Beginner Acrylic Painting Workshop

Learn how to paint with acrylics in this 3 hour workshop designed for very beginners! You will be guided through the basics such as paint brush selection, how to mix paint to create the colour you want, and the difference between mediums. It’s not about the finished product in this class – we will be […]

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$79
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Lecture: A Journey Back to Nature, A History of Strathcona Provincial Park

Vancouver Island author and historian Catherine Marie Gilbert will present an in-person pictorial talk based on her new book. Enjoy never before seen archival photos and a fascinating account of the century-long effort to define, access, preserve, develop, and exploit the uniquely beautiful Strathcona area of rugged wilderness in the centre of Vancouver Island. Copies […]

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$6.00
Courtenay & District Museum, https://www.google.com/maps
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Cover Up

Cover Up is an exploration of the cultural genocide perpetuated by church and state; british empire, canadian government, protestant and catholic churches. It moves us toward the underbelly of things, places we prefer to hide away from. The Indian Act remains a perplexing and complex map of discrimination and destruction of Indigenous people, the violence […]

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Free
Artful : The Gallery, Artful : The Gallery
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Lupine Pups – Drawing and Painting from Abstract to Real

Over a period of five weeks, students will engage in a lively art class where they will be introduced to various drawing and painting mediums. They will experiment with abstract imagery as the building blocks for more realistic images. Through diverse exercises and projects, students will explore their own thoughts and ideas. It’s always an […]

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$169
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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Island Drum Camp

Three days of percussion workshops in Royston, BC. EARLY BIRD PRICE BEFORE SEPT 16th at midnight Learn from expert World Beat instructor Jordan Hanson from the University of Victoria’s School of Music. You are welcome to mix & match workshops - take as many or as few as you would like. Beginners are welcome. Please […]

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$45 – $99

Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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Acrylic Painting 2 – Shape, Emphasis and Lawren Harris – ONLINE

This class is delivered online with limited seats for a highly interactive experience with your instructor. In this session you will learn about line and pattern to take your paintings to the next level. We will use Lawren Harris’s work to guide our exercises, but we will also examine other artists throughout history. Throughout our […]

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$169
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Acrylic Painting 2 – Shape, Emphasis and Lawren Harris – IN STUDIO

In this session you will learn about line and pattern to take your paintings to the next level. We will use Lawren Harris’s work to guide our exercises, but we will also examine other artists throughout history. Throughout our 5 classes we will do 4 different exercises together. One will focus on shape, the next […]

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$259
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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Watercolour and Ink Workshop with Barbara Callow

Learn how to combine watercolour painting with ink line work for quick and effective small paintings with local artist Barbara Callow! Record your world with these fun little watercolour and ink sketches. These charming little paintings are quick and deceivingly easy to do as the ink line drawing forgives many errors in the watercolour painting […]

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Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Watercolour 2 – The Incredible Landscape (of Vancouver Island)

On Vancouver Island we live in an incredible landscape of varied, complex terrain. Our notion of landscape and landscape art seems to come from the land itself and also from inspiration and insights found in art, film and animation. All the great art historical representations of landscape exist here on Vancouver Island; Pastoral, Picturesque, and […]

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$259
Lupine Art Studio, Lupine Art Studio, A - 442 Duncan Ave., Courtenay CA
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Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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Cheryl Jacobs Designs – Open Jewelry Studio

Come take a one day workshop or ongoing silversmithing lessons, in beautiful downtown Cumberland. Cheryl teaches silversmithing, stone setting, soldering, cold joining, copper, brass and silver in her home based studio. Lost wax casting is an ancient art form and can also be learned from Cheryl, who is an instructor at North Island College's Metal […]

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To be discussed
Jewelry studio, 2723 maryport, Cumberland
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