The Arts Station

Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Time: 
3:00pm

Join Louise to learn how to make your own tote bag. The tutorial will launch on the Fernie Arts Station Youtube channel at 3pm Dec 23rd.

Supplies needed:

  • Canvas or fabric of choice
  • Trim
  • Thread
  • Fabric Scissors
  • Sewing machine

 

Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Time: 
3:00pm

Join Louise and a special guest to learn how to make your own Holiday ornament. The tutorial will launch on the Fernie Arts Station Youtube channel at 3pm Dec 16th.

Supplies needed:

  • Felt or fabric of choice
  • Trim
  • Thread
  • Fabric Scissors
  • Sewing machine
Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Dec 21 2020.
Monday, December 7, 2020
Monday, December 14, 2020
Monday, December 21, 2020
Time: 
10:00am

Join Tyra for a Station Creation Video each week. On Monday 7th December learn how to make salt dough ornaments.

Supplies needed:

  • table salt
  • flour
  • water
  • Parchment paper

Oven is required to finish the dough with adult supervision.

Other helpful tools:

  • cookie cutters
  • acyclic paint to add colour
  • Mod podge or sealer to preserve
Event Date: 
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Time: 

The Fernie and District Arts Council is looking for artists to participate in a temporary public arts festival called Moose on the Loose. The Moose on the Loose Festival will be the presentation of basin artists’ work to the Fernie community through multiple events starting February 2021 until June 2021. FDAC is looking for artists to create a piece of temporary public art based on the “Moose on the Loose” theme. These pieces will be presented around the community both inside and outside. 

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Sunday until Sun Dec 13 2020.
Sunday, November 29, 2020
Sunday, December 6, 2020
Sunday, December 13, 2020

Write a letter to Santa and colour in a card to a Senior in Fernie! Download and print the files here!

Once you are finished swing by The Arts Station to drop off your cards and they will mail Santa your letters and deliver your card to a Senior!

Don't forget to write your name and postal address on them!

Letter To Santa

Card To Seniors

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Dec 03 2020.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Thursday, November 26, 2020
Thursday, December 3, 2020
Time: 
3:00pm

Every Thursday, our Program Officer Jackie will be releasing a short Art History Lesson on The Arts Station Youtube Channel.

These videos are a short introduction to prolific artists, featuring someone new every week.

You will cover their biography, their artistic style, look at some of their works and then leave you with a challenge to get creative at the end of every video! Videos launch every Thursday Youtube link here.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Time: 
7:00pm

Join Sue Hanlon in this step-by-step painting course where she leads participants through an original painting! Get back to basics in this fall-themed evening.

*Please note, masks are required in The Arts Station*

Register online!

 

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Time: 
7:30pm

Join in for Life Drawing, a drawing session with a live model.

7:30-9pm

$10 or $5 with an FDAC Membership (Station Supporter) Please note, discount will appear upon checkout if you are a Station Supporter. Masks are required in the Arts Station unless in position behind a plexiglass barrier. 

Register online!

 

Event Date: 
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time: 
10:00am - 3:30pm

* Masks are now required in the building *

Rachel Behan and Heather Senior offer funky arts based projects, with chilled out vibes! A new project each week, each with valuable creative learning outcomes. REGISTER NOW!

Event Date: 
Friday, November 27, 2020
Time: 
10:00am - 8:00pm

This exhibit will showcase a selection of artists of varying experience levels. The pieces will be executed in a range of mediums and styles, but will all be based on the theme "round". Check out the innovative ways artists have interpreted this theme for an original piece all available to purchase. 

This will be an excellent opportunity for art lovers to add to, or even start, their collection of original artwork.

Alongside this exhibit with also be a small selection of Artisanal Goods from local makers.