Sunshine Coast Canada
Arts, Heritage + Culture
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Landscape Painting – Essence

This one-day workshop explores the process of simplification, selection, suggestion, representation, illusion of likeness and, through exercises, their applications toward capturing the essential personality of a place. All are welcome. For more information & registration: 604-885-2882 /

Art Exhibition: UNITY

The Sechelt Arts Festival celebrates coast diversity, featuring seven LGBTQ+ visual artists, with seven points of view about unity, gender, and racial differences. Brian Baxter, Denise Brown, Cindy Riach, Marilyn Marshall, Craig Cochrane, Lore Schmidts and Clare Wilkening. Art Exhibition runs through the SC Arts Crawl – #119 on the Art Crawl Map

Sunshine Coast Art Crawl 2021

Sunshine Coast Art Crawl – drop in, an online

Join friends and take a scenic coastal tour of 164 galleries, artist studios and more.

10:00 am – 5:00 pm each day

Selected venues open for Friday night receptions 7:00 – 9:00pm. Check brochure or website for listings.

Drop in visits welcome, following Provincial Health Guidelines.

Art Exhibition: Helen Platt and David Emerson Hall

to Nov 7th. Two coastal artists. Helen’s work spans fluid media and mixed media, to laser cutting and 3D printing. David works in bright coloured glaze, chalk pastel and raw charcoal and defies an embedded style. View their work at the Gibsons Public Market.

Digital painting on iPad through Eldercollege

Participants will:
Be introduced to the creation of digital art on iPads and mobile devices
-Learn the basic features of commonly used digital art programs/applications
-View the main steps, tools and effects used to create digital art
-Be encouraged to create sampler pages of all the exciting brushes and tools available
-Watch a step-by-step digital art creation process with live demo
Paula O’Brien has been exploring digital painting and drawing since 2010 informed by her long experience as an oil painter.

PR – Painting Classes in Oil or Acrylic with Ursula Medley

Beginner Painters Sunday afternoons Oct 17, 24, 31, Nov 7 1-3:30 $150.
Experienced Painters Saturday afternoons Oct 16, 23, 30 Nov 6 1-3:30 $150.

Held at Ursula’s studio in Lang Bay, Powell River. Contact her for details or check out her facebook page here.

Cultural Landscapes in Watercolour Workshop

Rick Cepella is back! 🎨
Join Rick for a one-day intensive focus on landscape art that will be of great benefit to those who enjoy all aspects of drawing and painting and are serious about upping their own practice.  This is an opportunity to share in the wealth of experience and knowledge of an artist/educator who thrives on the enthusiasm of his fellow artists and students. Some painting/drawing experience an asset.

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