Workshop/Class Subject: Photography

Photographic Tips for Landscape Image Making with Dave Hutchison (Jun)

Learn how to break your creative barriers and make stunning seascape images right here on Vancouver Island. Join award winning and PPOC Nationally Accredited nature photographer David Hutchinson while he shares his successful tips for making landscape and seascape images... Read More

Photographic Tips for Landscape Image Making with Dave Hutchison (May)

Learn how to break your creative barriers and make stunning seascape images right here on Vancouver Island. Join award winning and PPOC Nationally Accredited nature photographer David Hutchinson while he shares his successful tips for making landscape and seascape images... Read More

Photo-Based Printmaking

Photo-Based Printmaking (PRNTs206-18) This course introduces students to expressive ways to use photographic source material as a departure point in printmaking. The focus will be on various techniques including lithography, stencils and masks and image transfer. Blind embossing and chine... Read More

Encaustic Photography with Shary Bartlett – Red Deer College Alta

Is it a photograph or a painting? Indulge yourself in five glorious days discovering the evocative beauty of Inkjet, LaserJet and professionally printed photographs secreted beneath translucent encaustic wax. Hand-alter, transfer and enhance photos printed on paper and textiles and... Read More

Encaustic Mixed Media with Shary Bartlett at Red Deer College

This five-day workshop is an exploration of the amazing translucent, layered, smooth and textural effects that can be achieved when painting with sweet-smelling molten encaustic beeswax. Discover ways to colour, fuse, alter, and gild your collages, photo transfers and encaustic... Read More

The Altered Photograph with Tony Bounsall

The Altered Photograph is about using photography as a departure point for creative exploration. Course projects will be supplemented with examples of historical and contemporary artists who work with altered photographic images. The course will introduce experimental approaches to image... Read More

Federation Retreat, 2019 – Bamfield B.C

The 2019 Retreat takes place in beautiful Bamfield, British Columbia where we will be residing at the Marine Sciences Centre. You will experience some of the most breathtaking plein air painting locations the West Coast has to offer. In the... Read More

Photography: Three Thematic Approaches

his intermediate level photography course focuses on the three themes used by the modernist photographer, Paul Strand. These include: portraiture, street photography and abstraction. Students are expected to have an understanding of the basics of photography including: exposure, depth of... Read More

Photographing 3 Dimensional Artwork with James Emler (Mar)

This Digital Photography for Artists Workshop Series includes 3 sections offered at the Coast Collective. Section 3: Digital Photography for Artists 3 D This third session is a practical demonstration on lighting and the geometry of photographing 3 dimensional artwork.... Read More

Digital Photography for Artists 2 D with James Emler (Feb)

This Digital Photography for Artists Workshop Series includes 3 sections offered at the Coast Collective. Section 2: Digital Photography for Artists 2 D This second session is a practical demonstration of lighting and the geometry of photographing flat artwork. This... Read More

Digital Photography for Artists-Introductory with James Emler (Jan)

Instructor: James Emler LEARN HOW TO DOCUMENT YOUR ARTWORK, and GET QUALITY RESULTS! This Digital Photography for Artists Workshop Series includes 3 sections offered at the Coast Collective. Section 1: Intro to Digital Photography This first section is essential. It... Read More

iPhone & iPad Taking Great Photos

Caught the iPhoneography bug? Explore the creative tools and techniques to shoot, process and share your work. Your iPad or iPhone camera combined with a few choice apps can produce memorable images that were previously impossible without expensive software. Create... Read More

Mixed Media Collage

Discover the wonderful opportunities mixed media collage has to offer. This six week class will focus on creative exploration and innovative mixed media techniques using acrylic mediums and paints; image transfer techniques; acrylic transfer skins; stencils and masks; stylus incising;... Read More

Mixed Media Portraits

Mixed Media Portraits uses photographic portraits as a base and departure point to explore a variety of exciting mixed media techniques. Expect the unexpected! Anyone interested in collage, experimental portraiture, mixed media and photographic fine art will find this class... Read More

Creating a Visual workbook

Create a personalized piece of art while gaining a deeper understanding of your sources of inspiration. Learn to use collage, printmaking, image transfer, acrylic mediums, paints and/or stencils to build your workbook and to express your artistic voice. Classes will... Read More

Image Transfer

Learn a range of techniques to transfer your photographs onto printmaking paper, acrylic skins and other surfaces that be can incorporated into your paintings, collage or mixed media artwork. Discover how to blend, distress and create composite images by hand... Read More

Introduction to Encaustics

Discover this 2,000 year old process uses refined white beeswax and damar crystals melted together to form a strong archival compound that can be used to fuse and transfer images to it’s surface. You’ll be amazed by its limitless flexibility... Read More

Teen Media Arts Classes at the Port Moody Arts Centre

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist we have a range of media arts classes to suit your needs. Check out our website to see the various classes available.

Adult Photography Classes at the Port Moody Arts Centre

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist we have a range of photography classes to suit your needs. Check out our website to see the various classes available.

Natural Light Portraiture with Tony Bounsall (Jun)

Instructor: Tony Bounsall Learn how to photograph people on location. If you have wanted to learn the professional secrets to getting a great portrait then this class is for you. We will cover the following: Portrait lighting using natural light... Read More

Urban Photography Workshop

This workshop is a three part workshop with two Thursday evening sessions and one Saturday daytime field trip. The first Thursday covers how to photograph the Urban Environment. We will discuss Street and Architectural photography techniques and how to capture... Read More

Teen Photography Camp

This camp is aimed at introducing teens to the world of photography using interchangeable lens cameras and cell phones. Students will be taught basic skills such as relationship between aperture, shutter speed and ISO. More advanced camera functions such as... Read More

Photographic Projects

This six week photo-based course is designed for students interested in developing a photographic project. From the student’s initial ideas and interests, project direction is formatted and a completed body of work is developed throughout the class. Class time is... Read More

Urban Photography

This course is intended to deepen the understanding of urban spaces and to enhance methodological skills for capturing different aspects of urban scenes. Photography can help us observe the details of everyday life we often overlook. By reflecting on urban... Read More

Beyond the Photograph: A Hands-On Immersion

This workshop is a rare chance to experiment with a variety of photographic finishing techniques taught by photographic artist Amy Melious over the course of two days. If you’re curious about taking your photography to a new place, this workshop... Read More

Beyond the Photograph: From Start to Finish

Using the photograph as a point of departure, this one-day intensive course offers an opportunity to discover a world of possibilities for transforming any image into a one of a kind work of art. In a relaxed lecture-demo format, instructor... Read More

Introduction to Digital Photography (Capilano University)

Take a hands-on tour of your camera’s features, learning technical terms and photographic concepts as you go. Practise shooting techniques and learn how to edit, print, email and archive images. There is one off-campus shooting session. Please bring your digital... Read More

Digital Photography in a Snap (Capilano University)

In this introductory course, you learn the features, controls and settings on your digital camera, and how to navigate the different menus. Then you get to test your new camera knowledge, and experiment with the concepts you’ve learned under the... Read More

iPhone / iPad Level 2 Creating Digital Art From Your Photos

“iPhone / iPad Level 2 Creating Digital Art From Your Photos” Camosun College Lansdowne Campus Sat Apr 21 – May 12 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Tuition: $159.00 (12 hrs) + GST Photo-Editing, Painting and Visual Effects. Expand your creative... Read More

Taking Great Photos With Your iPhone & iPad

“Taking Great Photos With Your iPhone & iPad” Camosun College Lansdowne Campus Sat Mar.17 – Apr.4 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Tuition: $159.00 (12 hrs) + GST Caught the iPhoneography bug? Explore the creative tools and techniques to shoot, process... Read More