September 1, 2020 — August 31, 2021
Pick three or five different single-session workshops that match your interests. Choose now and guarantee your spot or pick later as your schedule allows.
December 9, 2020 — December 31, 2021 | Apply for spring and fall terms
Learn about the new application process for the 2021 year. In the new application you will indicate your first, second and third choices for which artsPlace term best suits your schedule. If artsPlace receives more applications than Independent Studio placements, registrants will be chosen for their placements by lottery.
April 19, 2021 — May 10, 2021 | Mondays (4 weeks) 6:30 – 9 pm
Each week we will focus on one of the seasons as inspiration to create a small, stylized mountain landscape painting.
April 21, 2021, 6:30 pm – 8:45 pm | Wednesday (single session)
Want to create a beautiful painting but are not sure where to start? Receive the help and encouragement of master painter Patti Dyment as she guides you through a step by step process to create a painting of a fantastic Alberta Rose!
Blood Memory - FREE Online Cultural Learning Circle: Film + Filmmaker Discussion
Presented in partnership with The Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies
April 21, 2021 — May 9, 2021 | Film available for a 48hr viewing window between April 21 - May 9 // Filmmaker's Discussion on May 5 at 6 pm
Watch the film and join a discussion with the director Drew Nicolas and International Indigenous Child Welfare Advocate Sandy White Hawk as they are interviewed by Bow Valley locals, Stoney Nakoda community member Travis Rider and Metis Elder Darin Ladouceur.
April 27, 2021 — June 1, 2021 | Tuesdays (6 weeks) 6:30 – 8 pm
Explore your relationship with landscape, memory and your passion as you craft your own short stories, essays, prose or poems.
April 28, 2021, 6:30 pm – 8:45 pm | Wednesday (single session)
Looking for a fun workshop to get your creativity flowing? Learn basic techniques for painting with acrylics as you are guided through the steps to create a painting of an adventurous mountain goat.
April 29, 2021 — June 3, 2021 | Thursdays (6 weeks) 6:30 - 8 pm
Take your drawing to the next level! Learn drawing techniques to create the illusion of light, shadow, tone, and texture; and use perspective to produce the illusion of three dimensions.
May 8, 2021, 1:00 pm — June 12, 2021, 3:30 pm | Saturday (single session)
Just in time for Mother’s Day, create a luxurious floral arrangement! Approx. $50 of flowers and greenery included!
May 11, 2021 — June 29, 2021 | Tuesdays, 5:15 - 6:45 pm (8 weeks)
Learn about the rich culture and history of the Stoney Nation and its people including the basics of Stoney language.
May 12, 2021 — June 2, 2021 | Wednesdays (4 weeks) 6:30 - 8 pm
Bring natural wonders to life on paper! In this course you will learn how to draw landscapes and nature objects accurately, and how to create layers and texture with watercolours.
May 20, 2021, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm | Thursday (single session)
In this workshop you’ll learn some guidelines to provide you the necessary skills to write dialogue between characters that is realistic and effective, adding an engaging element to your story.
May 27, 2021, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm | Thursday (single session)
Whether you are pitching to an editor for a magazine article, or to a publisher for your book proposal, make sure you stand out and get noticed!
June 2, 2021, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm | Wednesday
Get to know your neighbours! Hear personal stories of Bow Valley community member Jyn San Miguel and his friends, as they describe their love for Filipino culture.