Activities and Programs

The Chemainus Art Group is a collection of members varying in artistic experience and interests. Our focus in on a shared passion for making art and for supporting and encouraging our members in their artistic practice and development. 

Here is a list of Activities and Programs that are available to all of our members:

Please note that due to Covid 19 some of these activities have been put on hold or adjusted to accommodate limited numbers or by moving on line and live on Zoom.

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Meet-Ups

  • every 2nd and 4th Wednesday from September to June 9:30 to 12noon

  • guest artists, demos, work-alongs, discussions about our work and creative practices, club business

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Art Space - Studio 16

  • a space for members to meet and work

  • open Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

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Workshops

  • exciting learning opportunities

  • all levels of expertise, a variety of media

  • professional teaching artists

  • reasonably priced

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Monthly Challenges

  • an invitation to motivate, inspire and stretch your creative potential

  • responses are shared with the group for discussion and feedback

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Exhibitions

  • opportunities to show your work in local galleries and public spaces

  • annual group exhibitions

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Summer En Plein Air

  • July - August weekly trips to nearby locations 

  • some organized lunches and winery tours

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Life Drawing

  • monthly drop-in sessions in a casual atmosphere

  • professional models

  • both short gestures and long poses

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Mentoring

  • connect with members working in the same medium for guidance 

  • gain information about new materials, methods and techniques

STUDIO 16 • SALTAIR COMMUNITY CENTRE 3850 South Oyster School Rd., Ladysmith, B.C.                                    artgroupchemainus@gmail.com

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