Events

What is HeART Fit?

  • a practice for those seeking a creative lifestyle and improved health through creative relaxation.
  • a 3-hour session of Spontaneous Process Painting.
  • a time to create ‘a resting heart’ by embarking on a journey of creative exploration, inviting creative spirit to lead you within, and awaken you to your authentic ‘self’
  • open to all ages (children accompanied by adults) and levels of experience – from those who have never picked up a paint brush to those who are experienced painters
  • supported and operated by participants in the group
  • a group experience whose focus is to learn from and encourage others as we evolve creative values.

Every Tuesday, $5 drop-in. Supplies available for first visit (then bring your own). For more info, contact amyy-v@hotmail.com.

An ARTSCO Professional Development Workshop

Reproducing artwork is an income stream that works well for many.

Hosted by ARTSCO on Saturday, December 1 from 1-3 PM, join Harvey Bremner, Photographer at Pinstripe Productions, for this how-to workshop.

Learn how to create high-quality images for print in multiple forms including cards, posters, large reproductions and image licensing.

(Sat) Dec. 1, 1:00 – 3:00 PM / $25 for ARTSCO members (non-members $35)

REGISTER: Eventbrite.ca

An ARTSCO Professional Development Workshop

Money isn’t everyone’s forte, but it’s still important to have a good base of financial knowledge.

Hosted by ARTSCO, join Hannah Griffin and Candace Surette from Crowe Mackay, on Thursday, November 29th from 6 – 8 PM, join us for this how-to workshop.

In this overview workshop to accounting, you will learn the basics of accounting and GST for anyone involved in the arts industry.

(Thu) Nov. 29, 6:00 – 8:00 PM / $25 for ARTSCO members (non-members $35)

REGISTER: Eventbrite.ca

An ARTSCO Professional Development Workshop

Lots of arts professionals struggle with creating a strong brand for themselves and this limits their ability to be recognized in the marketplace.

Hosted by ARTSCO on Saturday, November 24th from 1-3 PM, join Carrie Mayhew, Creative Director at Twirling Umbrellas, for this how-to branding workshop.

In this workshop, you will learn how to create an authentic and effective brand for yourself that is consistent and speaks to your work, across all platforms: both in real life and digitally.

(Sat) Nov. 24, 1:00 – 3:00 PM / $25 for ARTSCO members (non-members $35)

REGISTER: Eventbrite.ca

with Tascheleia Marangoni, Studio 113

Experience cultural dance through the study of basic technique and completion of a basic choreography, followed by a related cultural art project.

Hawaiian Hula, make your own Lei
Sunday October 21 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM / $65 (supplies included)

Belly Dance, make your own hipscarf
Sunday October 28 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM / $65 (supplies included)

Flamenco, make your own fan
Sunday November 4 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM / $65 (supplies included)

Bollywood, do it yourself henna
Sunday November 11 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM / $65 (supplies included)

Contact info@worldbeatdancearts.ca to register.

Private lessons in ART or DANCE are always available. If there is a style of art or dance that you would like to learn, please let Tascheleia know!

with Charles Chau

Charles will guide you to develop your own art specialty by drawing inspiration from Chinese calligraphy and ink painting. Art lovers who have not taken 101 but feel confident in using Chinese art brushes and working with ink, may find these sessions helpful as a source of inspiration and experience for their own art creation.

A mid-way and final workshop piece of art of significant quality will be created by each participant. No working knowledge of Chinese language required, but a basic understanding of the art form recommended. Supplies included.

(Sat) Nov 10 – Dec 8 / 3:00 – 4:30 PM  / $80

Location: Painting & Drawing Studio


About Charles Chau
Charles is a contemporary artist currently residing in Kelowna. He has held major solo exhibitions “Mountain Vastness” at the Fringe Gallery, Hong Kong (Black Series); and the prestigious Opposite House, Beijing (White Series) with mega size installations and paintings. Many an art critics called his art as drawing inspiration from modern architecture and traditional Chinese calligraphy. Charles is an undergraduate from the University of Hong Kong, major in Philosophy and Fine Arts, with a Master in Business Administration from the London Business School, UK.


TO REGISTER:
Choose date below and click BOOK NOW… or call 250-717-5304.
Your “ticket” refers to your registration in the class.
** Enter PROMO CODE “CLASS” to waive the online booking fee **


with Charles Chau

An absolutely fun and meditative introductory workshop on the art of Chinese calligraphy and ink wash painting.

No prior working knowledge of Chinese required, but a desire to learn, create and make bold strokes of Chinese ink on various types of Chinese art paper and materials. An inspiring, knowledge-enhanced, and unique hands-on experience. Supplies included.

(Sat) Nov 10 – Dec 8 | 1:00 – 2:30 PM | $80


About Charles Chau
Charles is a contemporary artist currently residing in Kelowna. He has held major solo exhibitions “Mountain Vastness” at the Fringe Gallery, Hong Kong (Black Series); and the prestigious Opposite House, Beijing (White Series) with mega size installations and paintings. Many an art critics called his art as drawing inspiration from modern architecture and traditional Chinese calligraphy. Charles is an undergraduate from the University of Hong Kong, major in Philosophy and Fine Arts, with a Master in Business Administration from the London Business School, UK.


TO REGISTER:
Choose date below and click BOOK NOW or call 250-717-5304.
Your “ticket” refers to your registration in the class.
** Enter PROMO CODE “CLASS” to waive the online booking fee **


An ARTSCO Professional Development Workshop

Artists, musicians and all-around creative folks: how do you keep track of all of your artistic outputs?

Hosted by ARTSCO on Saturday, November 3rd from 1-3 PM, join freelance librarian and data and information specialist Sarah Stang for this how-to workshop.

In this workshop, you will learn how to keep consistent records across your creative output so you can search and use them for sales, marketing, finances, applications and more.

(Sat) Nov. 3, 1:00 – 3:00 PM / $25 for ARTSCO members (non-members $35)

REGISTER: Eventbrite.ca

This evening features Art, Drama, Dance, and Music and is led by local professional instructors… a stellar experience exploring the power of imagination. Refreshment cash bar available.

(Sat) October 20 / 6:00 – 9:00 PM / $25

 


TO REGISTER:
Choose date below and click BOOK NOW… or call 250-717-5304.
Your “ticket” refers to your registration in the class.
** Enter PROMO CODE “CLASS” to waive the online booking fee **


An ARTSCO Professional Development Workshop

Navigating legal jargon in contracts can be a challenge.

Hosted by ARTSCO on Saturday, October 20th from 1-3 PM, join lawyer David Kemp for this how-to workshop.

In this workshop, you will learn how to approach contracts, including when and where to use them.

(Sat) October 20, 1:00 – 3:00 PM / $25 for ARTSCO members (non-members $35)

REGISTER: Eventbrite.ca