The Arts Station

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 23, 2019
Time: 
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Alysha Clarke's show in the gallery this month has inspired us to play with alcohol ink! Come to the Arts Station for a chance to meet the artist, see how she works, and play with the medium yourself. 

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Wed Feb 20 2019. Also includes Wed Feb 06 2019.
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join Adriana for a night of Latin Dance! Move your feet to some fun Latin rhythms!

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Feb 20 2019.
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Time: 
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Have you been wanting to try your hand at the potter's wheel? Are looking to hone your skills? With a max of 5 students, this two day class provides you with ample opportunity to practice your throwing skills. Ideal for beginners or those with some experience, we will go through the basics of throwing basic vessels and trimming pottery while trouble shooting any individual challenges that may arise. Clay purchase is required for non-guild members while members may use their own.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sat Feb 16 2019.
Friday, February 15, 2019
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm

Conviction: A Radio Play
The Crowsnest Pass, 1922. The murder trial of Emilio Picariello and Florence Lassandro is in full swing, and the nation is in an uproar.

In the midst of rising ethnic and religious tensions, an estranged son brings a young woman home to meet his parents-but is all as it seems? And what will their appearance mean for their family's future, and the nature of Canada itself?

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

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: 
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Time: 
6:00pm - 8:30pm

Join the Elk River Alliance on February 21st for their Annual General Meeting.

All members can vote at the meeting and can also be nominated to join our board of directors. To sign up (lifetime membership only $20!) visit their website.

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.

Event Date: 
Sunday, January 20, 2019
Time: 
7:30pm

The 2nd Leg of the "Songs & Stories" tour reaches the beauty that is Fernie, and at the perfect 'Arts Station' no less! Come out and hear Ryan wax on about his 20 years of recording and touring Canada, with and without his band Lion Bear Fox.

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.