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Intro To Abstract Quilting – Summer Intensive

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

Aug 12 – Aug 16 Sewists who love making art and want to blend the two will love this weekend intensive with Marni McMahan. Working over three mornings, you'll get a deep dive into Abstract Quilts! In this class you will learn strategies for designing your own abstract quilts and techniques for sewing your design […]

$315.00

Closing – NIC Fine Art Courses Fall 2024 /Winter 2025

North Island College Comox Valley Campus Shadbolt + Raven Studios 2300 Ryan Rd, Courtenay, BC

Register for NIC Fine Art Courses Fall 2024 /Winter 2025 Our classes are open to beginners and experienced people interested in art. There is no portfolio requirement. Join our team of creatives!

Adult/Teen Intro To Crochet

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

Sep 11 – Oct 2 Ready to get crocheting? You will love this three-class session! This class is for Teens (14+) and Adults! Starting with some simple stitch trials,you will gain experience and confidence in crochet, and then make this adorable cat plushy! Learn to work in rows, circles and make a granny square! All […]

$90.00

Natural Dye; Deep Dive!

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

Sep 15 – Oct 20 If you love natural dyes, working with fibre and exploring colour, you'll love this six week course with Eloise Holland! Take control of your dye work and look more closely at the processes and chemistry behind the colours. This six-week intensive course is geared for fascinated beginners. You will finish […]

$485.00

Slow Stich Series

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

Sep 15 – Sep 29 If you find yourself seeking a chance to slow down, to deepen your relationship with your garments and with your self, this 3-4 week series is an opportunity to do just that. Join costume maker and artist Lori Kenney for a deep breath and many small stitches. The practical side […]

$170.00

Bag Making With Lorraine

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

Oct 8 – Oct 22 Join Lorraine for this great bag-making class! You will use the Traverse Bag by Noodlehead Patterns, with a small modification to make it even more […]

$155.00

Adult/Teen Intro To Crochet

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

Jan 10 – Jan 24 Ready to get crocheting? You will love this three-class session! This class is for Teens (14+) and Adults! Starting with some simple stitch trials,you will […]

$90.00

Intro To Quilting- A Simple Sampler

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

Feb 4 – Mar 11 Feeling intimidated about quilting? It can feel scary, but a calm and compassionate teacher with a plan will help you work through the step to […]

$270.00

Bag Making With Lorraine

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

Mar 5 – Mar 19 Join Lorraine for this great bag-making class! You will use the Traverse Bag by Noodlehead Patterns, with a small modification to make it even more […]

$155.00

Bag Making With Lorraine

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

May 2 – May 16 Join Lorraine for this great bag-making class! You will use the Traverse Bag by Noodlehead Patterns, with a small modification to make it even more […]

$155.00

Slow Stich Series

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

May 2 – May 23 If you find yourself seeking a chance to slow down, to deepen your relationship with your garments and with your self, this 3-4 week series […]

$170.00

Natural Dye; Deep Dive!

#4-420 Fitzgerald Ave., Courtenay, BC, Canada

May 10 – Jun 7 If you love natural dyes, working with fibre and exploring colour, you'll love this six week course with Eloise Holland! Take control of your dye […]

$485.00