Community Art Classes

Fall 2022 – Spring 2023

Classes will take place at the Lumby O.A.P Hall every Wednesday night 6 – 8 p.m.

Pre-register at the Lumby Village Gallery. Phone 778-473-3029

Drawing 101 
Wednesdays October 5, 12, 19, & 26, 2022
Ages 10 and up.
Instructor: Robin Ledrew.
Introduction to drawing fundamentals.
Cost: $20 for 4 classes plus $5 materials if needed.

Art Social 
Wednesdays November 2, 9, 16, & 23, 2022
Ages 12 and up.
Facilitator:  Nina Westaway.
A casual drop-in class to work on your own art projects & socialize.
Enjoy the creative atmosphere and access to professional artistic advice.
Cost: $20 for 4 classes, or $5 per drop-in.

Art with Heather Smith 
Wednesdays November 30, & December 7, 2022.
Ages 14 and up.
Instructor: Heather Smith
Create beautiful works of art with natural wood and mixed media.
Cost: $10 for 2 classes

Introduction to Soapstone Carving 
Wednesdays Nov. 16, 23, 30, & Dec. 7, 2022
Ages 15 and up.
Instructor: Gail Kopp, member of the Okanagan Carvers.
Introduction to the fundamentals of soapstone carving.
*Location: Private studio at McInnes Road, Lumby.
Cost: $20 for 4 classes plus $25 for materials and equipment.

Handmade Greeting Cards 
December 14, 2022.
Ages 12 and up.
Instructor: Nina Westaway.
Enjoy a festive atmosphere as we gather to make creative greeting cards for the holidays.
Cost: $5 for 1 class

Introduction to Oil Painting 
Wednesdays January 4, 11, 18, & 25, 2023.
Ages: Adult.
Instructor: Huguette Allen.
Learn the fundamentals of oil painting with an accomplished painter.
Cost: $20 for 4 classes plus $ TBA for materials

Introduction to Painting with Fabric
Wednesdays February 1, 8, & 15, 2023.
Ages 12 and up.
Instructor: Cathy Lansing.
Cathy will be teaching her method and style of using strips of scrap fabric pulled through burlap to create painterly wall art with depth and texture.
Cost: $15 for 3 classes plus $40 for materials.

Watercolour Painting  
Wednesdays February 22 & March 1, 2023.
Ages 10 to adult.
Instructor: Robin Ledrew, a well-known artist and teacher in our community.
Cost: $10 for 2 classes plus $5 for materials.

Introduction to Polymer Clay  
Wednesdays March 8 & 15, 2023.
Ages 12 to adult.
Instructor: Hayley Bouzek.
Learn basic modelling techniques, also tips and tricks to bring your designs to life.
Cost $10 for 2 classes plus $40 for materials.

Art with Heather Smith  
Wednesday, March 22, 2023.
Ages 14 and up.
Instructor: Heather Smith
Create beautiful works of art with natural wood and mixed media.
Cost: $5 for 1 class

Final class: Drop-in for finishing up projects 
Wednesday March 29, 2023.
Ages: all program participants.
Facilitator:  TBA
Bring any projects you have been working on from our Arts Program to finish up.
Cost: $5 for 1 class

Community Art Class Program year end show 
April 3 – 29, 2023.
Hosted by the Lumby Village Gallery, this month’s show will be showcasing the accomplishments of our program participants.  Cost: free