Vernon Community Arts Centre

2704A Hwy 6
Vernon BC  V1T 5G5

Phone: 250-542-6243

Vernon Community Arts Centre

The Vernon Community Arts Centre (VCAC), operated by the Arts Council of the North Okanagan (ACNO), is a community based facility providing a variety of classes and workshops for beginner, intermediate and professional artists of all ages. The VCAC also provides studio drop-in sessions, allowing for individuals to interact and collaborate. In addition to this, our Joining Hands program provides adults living with a disability the opportunity to participate in artistic activities.

The VCAC runs a variety of events throughout the year, and has a Centre Gallery which is open to the public and showcases the work of ACNO members. Come visit us today to see all we have to offer! Located in Polson Park, Vernon, BC. To become a member of the ACNO, visit their website (www.acno.ca).

A not for profit, community arts centre that specializes in art classes for youth and adults as well as a studio space for paint, clay, & glass drop-ins.

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 9pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 4:30pm
Sunday: Closed

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Business Information


Parking: Parking Lot

Categories: Art School, Non-Profit Organization

Hours

Mon: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm



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Past Events

Paint 4 Self Plus - A Two Day Intuitive Painting Workshop

Paint 4 Self Plus - A Two Day Intuitive Painting Workshop
10:00 am - 09 June 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

PAINT 4 SELF PLUS-A two day intuitive painting workshop with Fiona Neal (2 classes) Level: Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced With the focus strongly on the process...

Acrylic Thick and Thin Workshop

Acrylic Thick and Thin Workshop
09:30 am - 26 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

ACRYLIC THICK AND THIN WORKSHOP with Wendy Robson Level: All Levels Wendy Robson is offering this two day workshop to help improve your painting skills and explore...

Thrown and Altered Birdhouses

Thrown and Altered Birdhouses
09:30 am - 26 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

THROWN AND ALTERED BIRDHOUSES with Gale Woodhouse Level: Intermediate Using the basic wheel thrown forms of plate, bowl, and cylinder create a one-of-a-kind bird...

Needle Felted Bunny Rabbit

Needle Felted Bunny Rabbit
09:30 am - 26 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

NEEDLE FELTED BUNNY RABBIT with Nikki Marshall Level: Beginner/Intermediate In this class students will learn how to make a needle felted rabbit to take home and...

Watercolour Painting

Watercolour Painting
06:00 pm - 24 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

WATERCOLOUR PAINTING with Samantha Hesketh Level: Beginner Learn the basics of watercolour painting while exploring techniques that will help you create a work...

Paint Along | Ages 8-12

Paint Along | Ages 8-12
03:30 pm - 16 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

PAINT ALONG | Ages 8-12 with Samantha Hesketh Paint along with the instructor and learn the step by step process of creating a painting from start to finish. Price...

Paint Along | Ages 8-12

Paint Along | Ages 8-12
03:30 pm - 16 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

PAINT ALONG | Ages 8-12 with Samantha Hesketh Paint along with the instructor and learn the step by step process of creating a painting from start to finish. Price...

Fundamentals of Drawing

Fundamentals of Drawing
06:00 pm - 15 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

FUNDAMENTALS OF DRAWING with David Macri Level: Beginner/Intermediate Learn the core elements of drawing and develop the tools needed to make beautiful and interesting...

Intro to Wheel Throwing

Intro to Wheel Throwing
05:30 pm - 15 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

INTRO TO WHEEL THROWING with Amy Kermociev (4 classes) Level: Beginner This class is for those looking to learn the basics of working on the wheel. During your...

Stop Motion Animation | Ages 10-14

Stop Motion Animation | Ages 10-14
10:00 am - 12 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

STOP MOTION ANIMATION | Ages 10-14 with Amanda Homeniuk Explore the wonderful world of stop motion! Led by Amanda Homeniuk, a professional stop-motion animator,...

Clay Bowl | Ages 7-10

Clay Bowl | Ages 7-10
03:30 pm - 09 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

CLAY BOWL | Ages 7-10 with Samantha Hesketh Students will learn valuable hand building techniques while creating and decorating their very own clay bowl. Pieces...

Painting for Tots | Ages 4-6

Painting for Tots | Ages 4-6
04:00 pm - 07 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

PAINTING FOR TOTS | Ages 4-6 with Samantha Hesketh Get messy while learning the basics of painting in this fun one hour class! Price includes all materials. Monday,...

Collage | Ages 7-10

Collage | Ages 7-10
03:30 pm - 03 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

COLLAGE | Ages 7-10 with Samantha Hesketh Using images from old magazines, papers, and books we will create our own unique works of art! Price includes all materials....

Traditional Animation

Traditional Animation
06:00 pm - 02 May 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

TRADITIONAL ANIMATION with Amanda Homeniuk Level: Beginner Learn how animators create the illusion of life one drawing at a time! Led by Amanda Homeniuk, a professional...

Stop Motion Animation | Ages 6-9 & Parent

Stop Motion Animation | Ages 6-9 & Parent
10:00 am - 28 April 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

STOP MOTION ANIMATION | Ages 6-9 & Parent with Amanda Homeniuk Explore the wonderful world of stop motion! Led by Amanda Homeniuk, a professional stop-motion animator,...

Make a Fused Glass Plate

Make a Fused Glass Plate
09:30 am - 28 April 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

MAKE A FUSED GLASS PLATE with Patricia Doyle Level: Beginner Learn the skills needed to start creating fused glass projects on your own, including glass cutting,...

Felted or Nuno Felted Scarf

Felted or Nuno Felted Scarf
09:30 am - 28 April 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

FELTED OR NUNO FELTED SCARF with Nikki Marshall Level: Beginner/Intermediate Create your choice of either a felted or nuno felted scarf. Nuno felting refers to...

Composite Sculpture

Composite Sculpture
09:30 am - 28 April 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

COMPOSITE SCULPTURE with Gale Woodhouse Level: Intermediate This 2 day workshop introduces students to basic sculpting techniques using tube and slab construction....

Abstract Art | Ages 7-10

Abstract Art | Ages 7-10
03:30 pm - 26 April 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

ABSTRACT ART | Ages 7-10 with Samantha Hesketh Create your own abstract artwork using a mix of mediums. Projects will be inspired by artists such as Jackson Pollock...

Clay Coil Project | Ages 4-6

Clay Coil Project | Ages 4-6
04:00 pm - 25 April 2018

At Vernon Community Arts Centre

CLAY COIL PROJECT | Ages 4-6 with Samantha Hesketh Learn how to work with clay while creating a unique pencil holder made of of clay coils. Pieces will be kiln...

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