Art workshops offered

Two classes explore visual art and how to create masterpieces of your own.

Lori Sorensen takes participants through the works of some of B.C.’s best-known artists, including E. J. Hughes and Emily Carr, to learn their techniques and materials.

The workshop runs Monday afternoons, beginning Feb. 21, from 2-4:30 p.m. Cost is $105; $90/members.

Paul Fudge explores art and how to appreciate it. Participants will learn how to look at and appreciate art, while developing their own knowledge about art and the art market.

The workshop runs Monday evenings, 6:30-8:30 p.m., beginning April 4. Cost is $123; $108/members.

Workshops take place at the downtown Nanaimo Art Gallery. Please call 250-754-1750 for more information