FREE DROP IN ART-MAKING FOR ALL AGES (children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult)
1 – 3 pm (every other Saturday)
Join us to try a different art-making activity at every event. Admission is by donation and all materials are included.
Led by Comox artist Mary Deveau or Campbell River artist Amy Louise
Paper Mache Piggy Banks
Sock Snow People
Beaded Key Chains
Duct Tape Pencil Cases
Fire Breathing Dragons
Popsicle Stick Sculptures
Printmaking with Foam and Cardboard
Canada Day Whirly-Gigs
Painted Rock Faces
Tissue Paper Cherry Blossoms
Painted bottles a la Valri Peyser
Abstract Watercolour Flowers
L’il Love Monsters
Crazy Hair Scream Portraits
Collage with textures
Bird houses from milk cartons
Make Holiday Gift Wrap
Drawing / Collage – Expanding on an Image
Tube Animal Marionettes
Make a Dreamcatcher
Paint a Clay Pumpkin Pot
Make a Mask
Mono Printmaking with found objects
Popsicle Stick Puzzle Paintings
Birds and Nests – Collage
Melted Crayon Butterflies
Spring-time Craft: Tissue Paper Flowers
Join us to create a spring-centric art project!
Pastel Painted Sticks
Make an arrangement in a vase or create a mobile by painting designs on sticks.
Paper Clay Bugs
Create bug sculptures using paper and clay.
Create your own circle design and then watch it spin.
Paper tube animals
Using recycled paper tubes, create an animal from your imagination.
Negative space collage
Learn about negative space by creating a collage from magazines and paper scraps.
Painting: Hospital Art Project
What do you like about Campbell River? Paint your favourite places around town! A sample of these paintings will be displayed at the Campbell River Hospital.
Paper Clay Fish
In concert with the exhibition, Myth of Fishes, create your own fish by learning how to sculpt a three-dimensional object with paper and clay.
Valentine’s Day Cards
Create a card for someone you love using a styrofoam printing technique!
Learn the fun technique of weaving to create your own textiles and objects.
Walk Away from Racism
Create a special art project in anticipation for the Walk Away from Racism event in Campbell River.
Inspired by exhibiting artist Suzo Hickey, participate in a collaborative neighbourhood landscape project.
Make a wild abstract painting using acrylics on paper.
Shadow Box Dreamscapes
Build a wonderful, 3D mixed media shadow box!
Rande Cook Inspires
Tin foil embossing: create an abstract relief image/design with tin foil + black paint, inspired by exhibiting artist Rande Cook.
Create a dreamy + summery seascape watercolour painting.
Make a fish sculpture with recycled water bottles + acrylic paint.
National Aboriginal Day
Create stylized rocks with paint dot motifs.
Inspired by summertime flora, come + try your hand at print making.
Max Streicher Inspires
Full body tracings using large paper + tissue paper, inspired by exhibiting artist Max Streicher.
EXTRA SPECIAL SUPER SATURDAY: BIRDS’ NESTS!
Come and make your own bird nest after the Spirit Square egg hunt! Using branches, plant sprigs, moss and grasses, we’ll celebrate spring and the busy, nest-making activity of local and returning birds!
Spring is here. Lets make big tissue paper flowers in bold, bright colours.
Use glass jars to create a painted vase or candle holder.
Mixed Media Drawing
Bookmarks and Luggage Tags
Wrapping Paper – Printmaking