arts

You could be forgiven for thinking that with a theme like ‘play’ this was going to be a fairly light-hearted edition of the FIX, but I have to tell you that I’m not feeling very fun right now. Life is about balance, right? 

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Time: 
9:00am - 4:00pm

A full day of creativity on Saturdays. Lots of fun and great way for your child to develop different knitting skills with Ashlee Lackovic!

The workshops are suitable for kids aged 5-12.

Full and Half day options available: 9am-12pm and/or 1pm-4pm (lunchbreak supervised, bring a packed lunch - please note, we ask for a nut free environment)

Half day $28, full day $56 per child
All activities take place at the Arts Station
All arts supplies are provided

Performing on stage since she was two years old, it's become a very comforting joy for her.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Mar 13 2019.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Time: 
3:45pm

Join for an after school club exploring the elements of art. Together you will explore line, shape, colour, value and texture using a variety of mediums. Projects will be made using paint, markers, pencils, ink, clay and paper. Each week we will learn about a different element of visual art and use your tools to create a piece of take home artwork.

The Abstract Lion Visual Art Club is a place of positivity, respect and support in each other’s unique artistic talents. Let’s have some fun!

Level: Any level of talent, beginners welcome. Interest in art recommended.

Event Date: 
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Time: 
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join Kerri Holmes for a fun afternoon in the pottery studio. Explore various techniques in a relaxed atmosphere. Unwind and get creative with clay!

Kerri Holmes is a well known potter and teacher living in Fernie BC who has exhibited throughout the district. Read about her approach to pottery in this Fernie Fix article.

A year ago Amy Attalla and Sadie combined neighbourhood forces to create two pieces of poetry for the January 2018 issue. Now, one year later, the echo of Amy returns.

Event Date: 
Saturday, January 12, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm

Join Denise Baughan for a fun evening of theatre games. Great for all begginers, budding actors, experienced actors or if you just wanta fun night out with friends or to make some new ones.

Alcohol will be provided!

Cultural Saturdays offers different cultural activities each week such as dance, theatre, pottery, sewing, concerts and more. Try something new or return to an old favourite there something for everyone. Adults program is 19+ and varies in each week in time and cost.

Event Date: 
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Time: 
4:00pm - 9:00pm

Patti Leishman (formerly Emmerson) is showcasing "Paintg Out Loud" - an exhibit of abstract paintings with 15-20 pieces available for purchase. This one neght event is being held at a private residence at 1502 12th Ave, with coffee provided by Rooftop Coffee Roasters along with snacks and refreshments. A portion of each painting sold will be donated to the Fernie Community Fund.

For more information on Patti and her art work, visit www.pattileishman.com.

Event Date: 
Monday, January 14, 2019
Time: 
6:30pm

Have you always wondered how the glazing process works? Or do you need a little refresher? This introductory class covers the basic techniques you'll need to dip glaze pottery on your own. No experience required. Highly recommended if you're interested in joining the Fernie Potter's Guild.

Bring bisque ware to practice on, if possible. Min of 2, max of 8 people.

Event Date: 
Saturday, January 26, 2019
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm