Adult Workshops

Only 5 registrations are available per class. Due to current Covid 19 Health Restrictions, our in person Adult Workshops have been postponed until further notice. 
To register email programming@smithersart.org
Art Camp for Grownups
Michelle Gazely
FRIDAYS FEB 5-19, 6:30 - 8:30 members: $135  
non-members: $145
POSTPONED
Participants will explore a variety of mediums including pastels, charcoal, acrylic paints and printmaking in a safe space. Create, play and learn new skills with friends and like-minded
folks. This workshop is sure to be fun! 
all skill levels, supplies included
Pottery - quick & dirty
Susan ClaySmith
1960 Hudson Bay Mtn Rd
TUES FEB 9 & 23, 6:00 - 9:00
members: $95  
non-members: $105
POSTPONED
This fun intro session is project based using a variety of hand-building techniques such as simple pinching, carving, coil building methods & assembling rolled slabs. Participants should be able to complete 2-3 pieces.
all skill levels, supplies included
Pottery - quick & dirty
Susan ClaySmith
1960 Hudson Bay Mtn Rd
THUR FEB 11 & 25, 6:00 - 9:00
members: $95  
non-members: $105
POSTPONED
This fun intro session is project based using a variety of hand-building techniques such as simple pinching, carving, coil building methods & assembling rolled slabs. Participants should be able to complete 2-3 pieces.
all skill levels, supplies included
Couples Paint Night
Shannon Goodhead
SAT  FEB 13,   6:30 - 8:30
$90 per couple
3 couples max
moved online
Enjoy a creative evening out with your significant other or BFF. Shannon will guide you through a
fun painting as you explore mixing and creating with acrylic paints.
all skill levels, supplies included
Woodcut Printmaking
Emily Klaassen
SAT  FEB 20,  10:00 - 3:00
members: $95  
non-members: $105
POSTPONED
This class will be an introduction and build on the skills acquired in Emily's fall workshop. Participantswill work through the process of carving, inking, and printing their own design.
all skill levels, supplies included
Exploring the art of Acrylic Pours
Shannon Goodhead
MON  FEB 22 - MARCH 8    6:00 - 8:00
members: $145  
non-members: $155
POSTPONED
This beginners' workshop series starts with the basics: materials, mixes, set up and of course, a
pour! Each of the following sessions will dive into different techniques, tips and tricks all while creating your own mesmerizing works.
supplies included
Oil Painting Introduction
Michelle Gazely
WED  FEB 24 - MARCH 10
6:45 - 9:15
members: $165  
non-members: $175
POSTPONED
In this three part beginners studio workshop, participants will be introduced to supplies, learn about value, composition, colour, techniques and much more! From sketches to finished oil paintings, this workshop will be fun and educational!
supplies included
Oil Painting - Portraits
Michelle Gazely
FRI MAR 12 6:00 - 9:00 &
SAT MAR 13 10:00 - 3:00
members: $145  
non-members: $155
POSTPONED
Used to capture the likeness of people long before the camera was invented; portrait painting has a rich and long history. Participants will create a portrait painting in oils, using a limited palette, from sketch to final painting. 
intermediate, supplies included
Virtual Summer Dreamin'
Paint Night
Shannon Goodhead
SAT MAR 13 6:30 - 8:30
members: $30
Have fun in the comfort of your own home as you create this fun summer dreamin' painting. We provide a supply kit and a link to the workshop!
all skill levels, supplies included
Acrylic Painting 
Michelle Stoney
SAT MARCH 27, 3:00 - 6:00
members: $60
moved online
SOLD OUT
Michelle was raised in the Gitxsan territory, in the house of Delgamuukw. She works mainly in the medium of acrylic painting and metal, and is influenced by her late grandfather, Victor Mowatt. Michelle's form line is taken from her Gitxsan heritage; the bright colours and black outlines are taken from her Cree heritage. You won't want to miss this fun & inspiring workshop!
all skill levels, supplies included
Virtual Celebrate Spring
Paint Night
Shannon Goodhead
SAT APRIL 24, 6:30 - 8:30
members: $35
SOLD OUT
Celebrate spring! Paint with the absolutely hilariously fun artist, Shannon Goodhead! We provide you with a supply kit and a link to the workshop.  
all skill levels, supplies included