Art of Math Resources

Art of Math Resources

Numbers can be beautiful, whether expressed in the spiral of a seashell, the patterns of a fern or the angles of a geodesic dome.  The Cowichan Valley Arts Council is presenting a special art show, The Art of Math, that explores the beauty of mathematics, from March 1...
Raindrops for Rainfest

Raindrops for Rainfest

Rainfest is a new music and arts event Feb 18-27, 2022. For students, CVAC has a raindrop that you can colour while you contemplate the value and importance of rain. Send us your artist statement as well if you wish. Just print off this drop and bring it in to CVAC...
Watershed Talks

Watershed Talks

(Image by Peter Spohn) Inspired by the targets of the Cowichan Watershed Board, CVAC hosted a series of talks in May 2021 led by experts on the science of the Cowichan Watershed. Here are the recorded versions. Click on the links below: Watershed Talk – Riparian...
How to Hang your Art!

How to Hang your Art!

Not sure how to prepare you art to be ready-to-hang for the gallery? Worry no more! Join Rory MacDonald and Bonnie Leighton as they show ways to prepare art so it can hang, because your art deserves to look amazing on display! Hanging images professionally starts with...
Instagram: Free workshop online

Instagram: Free workshop online

online   Instagram: Free workshop online Online Share 0104 Learn the basics of Instagram on these two videos, led by artist Wilma Millette. The information is prerecorded so you can play it back as many times as you wish! These were recorded in Dec 2020 after...
Art for Ease: art therapy exercises

Art for Ease: art therapy exercises

In this uncertain time, simple art exercises can be the best way to ease anxiety. CVAC has recorded a special art therapy session for the whole community. Suitable for all ages, the session include three simple brain-healthy and fun exercises using basic supplies you...