Family Children and Youth 

The Cowichan Valley Arts Council believes in the importance of art to children and youth, as well as family. Our programs are designed to provide unique opportunities to develop talent, spark curiosity and showcase the creative excellence of youth in the Cowichan Valley.  

Youth mentorship
Program

Nurturing young talent is important to us. Our Youth Mentorship Program connects students grade-9 and up with professional artistic mentors to refine their craft, encourage potential & inspire big dreams.

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Kids Painting

Kids Camp 
Program

We have partnered with the Cowichan Community Centre. to develop a summer camp program that allows children to explore a variety of art forms in a fun and exciting way. Why? Because a love of art begins in childhood. There are six different options to give your child an immersive art experience.

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Time with taylor

It’s in the bag! Join Taylor as she guides you through a series of videos, teaching basic art concepts in a fun and creative way! Learn the basic concepts of art making in these fun, short videos. Come pick up a bag of supplies and watch the three learning videos online.

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Teach
at CVAC

 

ARTISTS NEVER STOP LEARNING.
Arts education is invaluable. To that end, we welcome professional artists and educators to lead workshops and run courses in our Studio Space. Help emerging artists and people of all ages hone their craft, discover something new, and fuel the inspiration. Interested in teaching here?  Let’s talk. Contact us with your ideas at manager@cowichanvalleyartscouncil.ca

OUR STUDIO SPACE IS 900 SQ. FT AND CONTAINS; EASELS, TABLES, LIGHTING, CHAIRS AND A PROJECTOR.

 

 

“Through art and culture we illuminate inner lives, encourage new ways of thinking and inspire spectacular potential.”
- Janet Magdanz, CVAC Board