Category Archives: Conferences, Retreats, Workshops

Fernie On Instagram : Spring Yoga Retreat

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Patti Leishman Paint Night

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These are the only details for the paint night:
One night event with artist Patti Leishman. Saturday 9th March 4-9pm 1502, 12th Ave Fernie BC. A share of proceeds goes to the Fernie Community fund.

Fernie On Instagram : The Abstract Lion’s Art Club Gets A Special Guest

Into To Ballet For Kids at Fernie Museum

From Facebook:

Children ages 5 to 10 are invited to join us for a two-day Introduction to Ballet For Children on Saturday and Sunday, April 13 and 14 from 1:30 to 3:00 pm.

Classes will begin each day upstairs at the Fernie Museum for an artistic activity in conjunction with the Museum’s current ballet- themed exhibit, Perfect Line, and then move next door to Motion Dance Academy studio for a dance lesson. No prior dance experience required!

Parents are invited to watch a mini-performance at 2:45 pm on Sunday, April 14.

ABOUT MOTION DANCE ACADEMY

Motion Dance Academy is a dance studio in downtown Fernie that specializes in Tap, Jazz, and Ballet. We also have Creative Movement classes for 3-4 year olds. It has been around for seven years and has been growing steadily each year. Karla Hein is a certified Associated Dance Arts for Professional Teachers (ADAPT) Jazz and Tap teacher, she has just finished her Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Ballet Teaching Certificate, and she has her Bachelor of Education. Each year Motion Dance Academy participates in ADAPT Jazz and Tap Exams and RAD Ballet Exams in Cranbrook. We also attend competitions each year in Kimberley and Lethbridge. In June we celebrate everyone’s hard work and growth with a year-end recital!

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On The Web : Sewing Workshop

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 7 PM – 10 PM
98 Ridgemont Ave

A 3-hour step by step instructional sewing workshop perfect for every level of a seamstress. You will learn a few basic sewing skills that will enable you to sew a tote bag that you can take home with you. Bring a sewing machine with you and a willingness to learn in a fun, creative, interactive environment. Ages 18 and up.

More details here: www.facebook.com/COME-SEW-WITH-ME

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Fernie’s Visual Arts Club For Kids 7-11 Starts Today

The Abstract Lions art club is on! Our weekly Wednesday after-school arts club begins today and Raegan and I are super excited to get started. We will start with Line and continue each week with a different element of art. Drop-ins are welcome at $16/session but the kids still need to be registered. You can do that by going directly to: The Abstract Lion Art Club.

If you know anyone that might be interested, please feel free to pass on the information. Wednesdays, 3:45-4:45, upstairs at The Arts Station, for kids 7-11 years old (but if your kid is keen on participating we won’t turn anyone away) from January 23rd to March 13th.

Elements of Art - Arts Club for Kids in Fernie BC - multi-media visual arts

The Arts Station Pottery Workshop With Helena Dejong

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Intro to Hand Building with Helena Dejong

Time: 6.30-8.30pm

Date: March 13th – spots go quick.

Price: $40 each class includes clay and firing

This pottery workshop gives you a chance to build your own cup and bowl. Do one to get a taster or sign up for all to try out different variations.

For more info call 250-423-4842 or email assistant@theartsstation.com

These workshops are designed to instruct you in the skills of pottery. The cost of the workshops cover the time and expertise of instructors providing the participant with an experience. Pieces made during the workshop cannot be guaranteed and pottery may not survive the firing process. The complete process also takes time to finish and pottery will not be available for at least 6 weeks after the workshop.- Refunds will only be given for requests made 7 days in advance.

This class does not involve the wheel.