Archive for the ‘Classes’ Category

  • Arts Education: Fall 2015

    Oxygen Art Centre’s Continuing Arts Education Programming for Fall 2015: TO REGISTER: (Registration is now closed) OR by Phone: 250-352-6322 For more information about classes or help with registration please contact Oxygen Art Centre at: P: 250 352 6322  E: info@oxygenartcentre.org Fall 2015 Semester schedule: Low-tech Printmaking with Natasha Smith 6 classes: October 6 – November 10, 6-9pm  Tuesdays Course Description: Explore the basics of low-tech printmaking and investigate processes that can be done without the use of a printmaking press. Simple plate-making and image transfer methods will be demonstrated

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  • Marbling workshop

    The Magic of Marbling onto Fabric with Natalie Purschwitz – WORKSHOP IS FULL Oxygen Art Centre is pleased to present a workshop in the ancient art of marbling by Vancouver based artist Natalie Purschwitz. Dating back to 12th Century Japan, the ancient craft of marbling has amazed artists all around the world with its magical process of swirling inks, dyes and paints on a liquid surface to produce beautiful, organic patterns. For hundreds of years throughout Asia, the Mediterranean and across Europe, marbling has been used to create original artworks,

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  • Summer Art Camps – 2015

    This summer Oxygen Art Centre is offering 3 weeks of camps: Mixed Media Art Camp, Fashion Camp & Theatre Arts Camp! WEEK 1 (July 13-17): MIXED MEDIA ART CAMP with Teresa Segstro & Martina Avis July 13-17 9am – noon Ages 5- 7 2-5pm Ages 8-10 Cost $130/week These week-long camps for children ages 5-7 or 8-10 years old, will explore the wonderful world of art through mixed media projects including drawing, painting, drama, collage and assemblage.  On the last day of camp we invite family and friends to join

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  • Workshop: Fred Wah

    EVERY WHERE: A WRITING PROJECT WORKSHOP WITH 2015 EMLF WRITER-IN-RESIDENCE FRED WAH Monday, July 6 to Thursday, July 9 10:30am to 3:30pm Oxygen Art Centre, 320 Vernon St. (alley entrance) $180 The 2015 Elephant Mountain Literary Festival offers a workshop with writer-in-residence Fred Wah. For writers with a landscape-oriented writing project in mind or underway—in poetry, prose, or multigenre—this workshop will focus on methods and forms useful to develop your project. Approaches will include the investigative, formal, thematic, ecological, and more.   Space in the workshop is limited, so enroll

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  • Documentary Film Workshop: Colin Brown

    Documentary Film Script Workshop in Nelson Having a great idea for a documentary film is one thing; figuring out what comes next can be the challenge. A documentary film script development workshop with Vancouver filmmaker and teacher Colin Browne on Saturday, May 30 is an opportunity to find that next step and ramp up the skills necessary to move from concept to successful documentary film.   Browne is a co-founder of Simon Fraser University’s Praxis Centre for Screenwriters and the Art of Documentary Workshops. He taught filmmaking at SFU’s School

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  • Arts Education: Winter/Spring 2015

    Oxygen Art Centre’s Continuing Arts Education Programming for Winter/Spring: TO REGISTER: – ONLINE REGISTRATION (click here!) OR by Phone: 250-352-6322 OR drop by: Oxygen Art Centre – 320 Vernon St (back alley entrance) New office hours! Wednesdays from 1-5 pm (between January 7th – March 11th, 2015) For more information about classes please contact Oxygen Art Centre at: P: 250 352 6322  E: info@oxygenartcentre.org   Winter/Spring 2015 Semester schedule: Fine Art Shadow Boxes (after Joseph Cornell) with Natasha Smith 4 classes: February 16 – March 9,6pm – 9pm  Mondays Course

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  • Spring Scribble Youth

    Spring Scribble is a weekend youth writing workshop open to ages 13-18. Roz Nay, an experienced teacher and writer from Nelson, will lead the workshop along with guest speakers from different facets of the professional writing world who will share their experiences with the group. Spring Scribble is an inspiring and intense event that will allow young writers to explore their work in new ways. The workshop runs May 8th to 10th, 2015 at Oxygen Art Centre in Nelson with a public reading of work composed at the workshop at

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  • Children’s Art Show

    Oxygen Art Centre is pleased to present the work of grade 3 and 4 elementary students working through the Artist In the Classroom program. Students from two local elementary schools have been working with local artist, Jennifer McAuley to create a series of one of a kind, handmade, Art Cards to trade, exhibit and collect. Each week for the last few months the students have taken part in a workshop session series that introduces young artists to unique forms of visual expression. Each student has created a series of art

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  • Spring Break Art Camp 2015

    SPRING BREAK ART CAMP 2015 March 16-20, 2015 9am – noon Ages 5-7  with Teresa Segstro & Sophia Mitchell *CAMP IS FULL 1pm-4pm Ages 8-10 with Martina Avis, Will Parker & Sophia Mitchell Cost $130/week REGISTER ONLINE for SPRING BREAK ART CAMP 2015! (Click here) OR CALL TO REGISTER: 250 352 6322 OR EMAIL: info@oxygenartcentre.org OFFICE HOURS: Wednesdays from 1-5pm Oxygen Art Centre is located at 320 Vernon St (enter from the back alley) Please join us for Oxygen Art Centre’s Spring Break Art Camps!  These week-long camps for children

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  • Arts Education: Fall 2014

    Oxygen Art Centre’s Continuing Arts Education Programming for Fall 2014: TO REGISTER: *New this year – Online registration (click here!) OR by Phone: 250-352-2821 OR drop by: Kootenay School of Arts. 606 Victoria Street, Nelson BC V1L 4K9 For more information about classes please contact OXYGEN ART CENTRE at: P: 250 352 6322  E: info@oxygenartcentre.org   Fall Semester schedule: OCTOBER – DECEMBER Balkan Choir with Bessie Wapp 8 classes: October 1 – November 19, 7 – 9 pm Wednesdays Course description: Add your voice to the bold dissonance & clear

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