Past NVCAC Programs

2020 Programs

Watercolour for Serious Beginners 

For people who really want

to learn to paint. 

Instructor: Jean Kiegerl

March 4-April 1, 2020

Register Here

 

Five Wednesdays 1:30-4:30 (two workshops and three coaching sessions)

 

 

$300 includes the professional level art supplies needed for this course.

Plus $50 refundable deposit on textbook (You are welcome to bring your own copy of "Watercolour in 10 Steps" by Patricia Seligman)

NVCAC membership required ($15/year - online at nicolavalleyartscouncil.com)

  


Jazz in the Attic

is coming back better than ever!  

Feb.7 upstairs at the Curling Rink .

 

Stage front tables for 4

(by reservation only), or

Theatre seating (individual tickets)

 

Limited seating, so this event sells out quickly.

Get yours early - a great gift, too! 

 

Get tickets


NVCAC is teaming up with the

City of Merritt to put on some exciting Arts Programs!

 

Programs at the Courthouse:

Jan-Mar - Art Buds, for budding artists

Learn and explore a variety of art skills and mediums

Ages 6-10 yrs

Thursdays, January 30-March 5 (6 weeks)

Cost $90

 

Feb 16- Family Weekend Art Activity for the Whole Family!

 Create art with the theme of the February 2020 Gallery Show "Children in Art & Art for Children"

Sunday, February 16, 1-4pm

Cost $20/family

 

Feb 29- Gallery Makerspace

(May be moved to Civic Centre)

Try an art activity! All ages.

Adults, $5 for tea and art materials

February 29/20

 

Mar 7 - Scarf Felting Workshop with Cindilla Trent!

Make your own wearable piece of art, using beautifully dyed raw wool.

Saturday, March 7, 10 am to 2 pm

Cost $60

 

Pottery Lessons with Mud Therapy Studio

Program 1:
Creative Clay (Ages 11 to 15) 
Join Mud Therapy Pottery Studio to learn hand building, underglazing, and glazing techniques to create 2-3 ceramic projects.   
3 Saturdays 1 to 4pm 
Dates: Jan 25, Feb 1, Feb 8 (Pick up projects on Friday Feb 14)
$45/student 
Max 6 students
Materials required: a smock, apron, or old shirt
Location: NV Arts Gallery Craft Room
NOTE:
No experience required
Minimum students to run is 6
 
Program 2:
Mud Therapy for Adults (Ages 16+)
Join Mud Therapy Pottery Studio for 3 Saturdays to create 3-4 ceramic projects. Learn pottery techniques of hand slab building, underglazing,  sgraffito, mishima, and glazing.
3 Saturdays 6 to 9pm
$60/student 
Max 8 students
Dates: Jan 25, Feb 1, Feb 8 (Pick up projects on Friday Feb 14)
Location: NV Arts Gallery Craft Room
Materials required: a smock, apron, or old shirt
NOTE:
No experience required
Minimum students to run is 6
Program 3:
Kids Creative Clay (Ages 6 to 10) 
 Join Mud Therapy Pottery Studio to learn underglazing and glazing techniques to create a ceramic bowl or cup.   
1 Saturday 10am to noon 
Date: Feb 8 (Pick up projects on Friday Feb 14)
$15/student 
Max 12 students
Location: NV Arts Gallery Craft Room
Materials required: a smock, apron, or old shirt
NOTE:
No experience required
Minimum students to run is 6
For more info on the Pottery Lessons
Contact Jennifer and Sean
Mud Therapy Pottery Studio
Email: CreatureComforts@tofeedyoursoul.com
Facebook: ToFeedYourSoul
Instagram: to.feed.your.soul
For more info on the other programs, Contact Us