At Large Workshops 2017-05-16T13:24:39+00:00

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Workshops ‘At Large’ are privately hosted learning experiences in studios across Salt Spring Island.  Immerse yourself under the mentorship of exceptional artists-instructors.

2017 At Large Instructors

Mark Lauckner – Glass Fusing

  Instructor Website Dichroic Fused Mosaic Dish Making - Ages 4 & up This is a kid's drop-in class where a small dish can be designed and assembled using pieces of dichroic glass. The participants can return in 2 days to collect their finished pieces or they [...]

Wendy Judith Cutler – Journal Writing & Memoir Workshops

  Instructor Website An Afternoon of Writing Alone Together - Women Writing Annual Summer Workshop Sunday, July 9th from 12-5pm Join us for a luscious afternoon of writing freely, listening deeply, sharing and witnessing as we write alone and together in an intimate, nurturing and creative [...]

Jan Rabson & Cindy Akers – Voiceover

  Instructor Website Voice Over Has Everyone said, “you have a great voice, you should get into voice over?” Care to find out if it’s true? With plenty of time behind the microphone, as well as individual coaching, you will learn the ins/outs and all that [...]

Gillian McConnell – Artventures

  Instructor Website Visual Art Create visually compelling, emotionally moving, intellectually stimulating and spiritually uplifting art works that embody all of who you are - in your own unique signature. Embark on an ArtVenture in expressive, contemporary drawing or abstraction in painting and mixed media.  With individual [...]

Terri Bibby – SAORI Weaver

  Instructor Website SAORI WEAVING Relax, enjoy and explore freestyle weaving where there are "no rules and no mistakes". SAORI looms will be set-up and you will be able to start weaving right away. Discover beauty in new ways through eyes that shine - whether you have [...]

Joan Carrigan – Basketry

  Instructor Website Basketry: Workshops exploring a variety of techniques and materials are offered throughout the year. Bark Basketry - 2-day workshop Tree barks provide one of nature’s most beautiful materials for basket making. This course will begin with discussion covering the respectful harvesting of tree barks [...]

Ulrieke Benner – Feltmaking & Textile Design

  Instructor Website Be inspired and immerse yourself in one of Ulrieke's workshops and retreats in Feltmaking and Textile Design for your unique piece of wearable art in the form of a scarf, a hat, vest or coat, or fabric yardage.  Also offering courses in jewelry, embroidery [...]

Ingrid Koivunkangas – Nature Writing Retreats

  Instructor Website Day Retreats • a retreat from 10 am to 4 pm at Alchemy Farm on Salt Spring Island • organic lunch made with fresh farm grown ingredients - gluten and dairy free options are available • refreshments throughout the day including artesian spring water from [...]

Rosalie Matchett – Encaustic

Encaustic Technique - You will cover all the basics you need for painting with hot wax. Instructor Website Introduction to Encaustic Technique - Sept. 16 & 17, 2017 and Jan. 6 & 7, 2018 A two day beginners course that covers topics from equipment needs, safety in [...]

Stefanie Denz – Painting

Enjoy three days in my studio participating in a focused & personalized approach to the painted surface. Instructor Website Three Day Painting Workshops Enjoy three days in my studio participating in a focused and personalized approach to the painted surface.  Expect individual and group [...]

Lisa Lipsett – Painter

Learn to paint for joy using the Creative by Nature Art Method - a contemplative practice of making quiet mind art with earth & heart. Instructor Website 1 day Art Retreat for teens and adults - Saturdays July 8, 15 or 22 from 10-4pm [...]