Portraits from Photographs

Portraits from Photographs

This workshop, led by internationally renowned portrait artist Daivd Goatley, explores the positives and pitfalls of painting from photographs. He will give a simple overview of how to take the kind of photographs that work best, what to look for in a reference...
I Wish I’d Said That

I Wish I’d Said That

Famous quotations inspire the work (clay, fibre and painting) by these three talented Cowichan Valley artists: Lesley Comassar, Pauline Dueck and Janet Magdanz.
Volunteer Show 2021

Volunteer Show 2021

Our volunteers work hard to create an inspiring organization. The annual Volunteer Show is back again, as our BIG thank you to all the hardworking members who make CVAC as great as it is. The show is open for registration to anyone who has volunteered at CVAC in the...
Learning Plein Air Painting

Learning Plein Air Painting

Join veteran painter Roger Jackson as he shares his tips on painting “en plein air” or outside. Jackson is a member of the Federation of Canadian Artists and works in oil and acrylic, en plein air or in studio, on canvas or wood panels. His approach to...