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If you are interested in taking a workshop, please go to the Pearl Ellis Gallery and pay the required fee to register. Workshops are limited to a maximum of 12 people so everyone will receive special attention. No refunds will be given unless that spot can be filled otherwise.

We would love to have you participate in one of our workshops!

March 21 - 22, 2020 from 9.30am - 4 pm
Location: Royston Community Club
Cost: Members $230 non-members $250 
(bring a lunch)

Come and explore new creative painting techniques that will allow your design sense to blossom forth. You will learn how basic abstract graphic arts concepts relate to how we perceive the world around us. You will then have a better idea of how to make use of the visual colours, values and shapes that our brains see to paint your own vision. You will also learn how to better manipulate the paint, brushes, canvas, etc. to create your own design that captures that personal creative vision. Each day will start with a demonstration by Mike, followed by individual counselling and critiquing with each painter to help you find your own muse and break that artist block all artists come up against. …

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A 1-Day Workshop for all Artists interested in Silk Painting.

Saturday February 22, 2020 from 10 - 4 at the Lions Den, Comox

In this 'Painting on Silk Workshop', painting or drawing experience is not a requirement. You will be creating a 22 x 22“ inch size painting. All materials are provided by Dianne. Bring your preferred brushes and an idea or image of the subject you would like to paint. Dianne has patterns of flowers and other generic subjects which you are welcome to use. Dianne will walk you through all the steps needed to create a lovely image and have some fun. The paintings will be done in phases as there are drying times to consider. Bring a hair dryer if you have one, and a prepared lunch.…

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Location: at the Lions Den below the Gallery

Date/Time: Jan 18, 2020,  10-3 incl. lunch break Coffee and tea available

Cost: $25 members (early-bird members $20 before December 1st),and $35 non-members. Register: at the Pearl Ellis Gallery desk. Memberships available for 2020 NOW!…

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