Workshops feature art masters

Two workshops hosted by the Nanaimo Art Gallery through parks and rec aim to introduce artists to some of the master painters

Two workshops hosted by the Nanaimo Art Gallery through parks and rec aim to introduce artists to some of the master painters.

Exploring Art, with Paul Fudge, covers how to look at art, appreciate it and develop knowledge about the art market.

The course runs Wednesdays, 1:30 p.m., from Jan. 18-Feb. 22 at Oliver Woods Community Centre. Cost is $100.

Learn from the Masters, with Lori Sorensen, covers four of B.C.’s best-known artists of the 20th century and their working methods.

The course runs Sunday afternoons, from Jan. 22-Feb. 12, at 1 p.m. at Oliver Woods. Cost is $135.

To register, please call Nanaimo Parks, Recreation and Culture at 250-754-5200.

For more information, please visit www.nanaimoartgallery.com.