News from Kamloops

September 10, 2012

Kamloops Arts Council Announces New Line of Arts Workshops

Kamloops, B.C. - From printmaking to creating art with animal bones, the Kamloops Art Council has something for everyone. If you've been looking for a way to express your creativity, or you’d like to try something new this season, consider a workshop with the Kamloops Arts Council.

This fall, the Arts Council will be running workshops through the City of Kamloops Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services. Workshops take place Saturday mornings at Parkview Activity Centre (500 McDonald Avenue) and are taught by experienced Arts Council members.

Each course is $45 and registration is through the City of Kamloops. To register, call 250-828-3500, visit www.kamloops.ezreg, or register in person at the TCC, Interior Savings Centre, Kamloops Museum & Archives, or Westsyde Pool.

Workshops offered include: Making Art with Bone; Acrylics: Tapping Your Inner Gorilla; Clay Jewellery-Making; Painting with Acrylic Texture; Relief Printing by Hand; Negative Space; Branding Yourself for the Artist or Craftsperson; Drawing Faces; and Children's Christmas Crafts.

For complete course information and dates, visit

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Media Contact:
Cara Graden, Arts Culture and Heritage Coordinator
City of Kamloops