At Large Workshops2018-06-13T10:38:47+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.

2018 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 can [...]

Wendy Judith Cutler – Journal Writing & Memoir Workshops

Instructor Website Women Writing Memoir,  October 31st through November 21st,  Wednesdays: 2-4:30 pm Salt Spring Island Public Library $200/$180 early registration Join a nourishing, creative and supportive circle of women to experience the richness of memoir and the joy and depth of writing our lives. You [...]

Julie MacKinnon – Ceramics

Instructor Website Ceramics 2 DAY CLAY WORKSHOP These classes are for absolute beginners through advanced. My instruction focuses on developing a student's skill with clay and introducing the elements of design. Everyone's pots reflect their maker's unique mark! We cover many different ways of working with [...]

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 guidance, [...]

Daina Deblette- Various Fine Art Workshops

Instructor Website Ocean Art Studio From contradicting emotions to harmonizing chakras, colour has great influence on our psyche every day. Savour the richness of each colour in all its expressive glory as we explore different mediums across a variety of workshops. There's something for everyone at the [...]

Joan Carrigan – Basketry

Instructor Website   Bark Basketry - Sat. & Sun. June 2 & 3    $225   Tree barks provide one of nature’s most beautiful materials for basket making. This course will begin with a hands-on discussion covering the harvesting and preparation of local tree barks. With a selection of [...]

Kari Mathieson – Food Creative

Instructor Website The Art of Nourishment - 4 weeks of learning the foundation of Nourishment through whole foods. We will gather together in a small intimate group and journey into the basics of cultivating a healthy nourishment practice in your own home and kitchen. We will meet [...]

Ingrid Koivukangas – Flower Workshops & Retreats

Instructor Website Flower Workshops & Retreats : $125 and up Floral Art Workshops – $125 and up Bring your friends and join award-winning environmental artist, flower farmer, designer and writer, Ingrid Koivukangas, for a small intimate workshop at Alchemy Farm. Workshops are customizable for groups of 4 [...]

Rosalie Matchett – Encaustic

Encaustic Technique - You will cover all the basics you need for painting with hot wax. Instructor Website Introduction to Encaustic technique $260 (includes all materials) 10am-4pm both days.   Maximum 4 students. 2018 - September 22 &23,  October 6&7 2019 - January 5&6 A fun two day [...]

Stefanie Denz – Painting

One, two & three day painting & assemblage workshops. 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 critiques. Learn about composition, colour, proportions and oil [...]

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 PAINT WITH NATURE ~ 6 Week Course for Adults.   Mondays  Oct 15- Nov 19, 6 weeks.   Afternoons [...]

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