A workshop for artists for have some basic experience with painting fundamentals and composition, but for whom “loosening up “ or getting beyond tried and true recipes andthinking about painting in a new way.
Delve into the belly of poetry with acclaimed Secwepemc poet, rancher and professional breeder of quarterhorses, Garry Gottfriedson.
First offered in 2000 with distinguished Canadian artist Norman Yates, the Artists’ Project for Professional and Emerging Artists has had a tremendous impact on the artistic development of those who have taken part in it. Participating artists spend nine days in Wells working in the IMA studios under the mentorship of senior artists.
Study the craft of songwriting with these exemplary Canadian musicians.
This course focuses on both writing and performance aimed at facilitating self-expression through music and song.
This workshop will explore some singing techniques, some basic and useful vocal physiology and how to sing with ease and expand upon your skill base.
The 2017 Harp School promises to be another fantastic week with Caroline Mackay, Tristan Le Govic, Sunita Staneslow and and Mairi Chambeul from Scotland. This year we are also adding Cello with Morag Northey.
This course is suited to students of all levels with a focus not only on developing drawing skills, but also on the use of drawing as a tool for personal exploration.
This workshop is for writers of short nonfiction and/or fiction pieces, and/or poetry writers who have enough parts of the whole that it is time to step back and consider how all these parts can most effectively create a whole.
This workshop will inspire you to connect with your emotions and express your true inner-spirit by creating a Mandala of your own.
Island Mountain Arts presents a mentored studio residency lead by Peter Corbett, one of BC’s premier plein air oil painters. This week-long guided residency is designed to help emerging and professional visual artists explore their studio practice all-the-while being immersed in the beautiful and historic backdrop of Wells in the Winter.
Join Marilyn in the wonderful Wells winter to explore some wonders of the harp that are accessible to all levels of students.
Island Mountain Arts is pleased to bring you a 5-day Realist Painting studio residency in Wells, BC with acclaimed Okanagan artist Glenn Clark