The Arts Council for the South Shuswap is Home to Art

FACES offers art lessons to students ages 3 to 17. Art is taught in three 6 week blocks over the course of the year. Lesson dates are:


Session 1: Oct. 1, Oct. 8, Oct. 15, Oct. 22, Oct. 29, Nov. 5

​Session 2: Feb. 4, Feb. 11, Feb. 18, Feb. 25, Mar. 4, Mar. 11

​Session 3: Apr. 8, Apr. 15, Apr. 22, Apr. 29, May 6, May 13


Art Explorers (ages 3 to 5) 

Thursdays 3:00 to 3:45  

Cost $99 per Session inc Supplies

Instructor: Deb McKinnon


Art Explorers is a wonderful opportunity to participate in your young child's artistic exploration and discovery. Please come prepared to get messy! Parents/caregivers participate in class and learn what they can do to help nurture creativity.


Beginner Art (ages 6 to 11)

Thursdays 4:15 to 5:15

Cost $129 per Session inc Supplies

Instructor: Deb McKinnon


Beginner Art will expose participants to a variety of mediums, techniques, and processes. Each week the group will learn something new and will make a variety of work throughout the course. Students will learn drawing technique, acrylic painting, painting in watercolour, sculpting & fabric arts. 


Intermediate/Advanced Art (ages 12+)

Thursdays 5:45 to 7:15

Cost $179 per Session inc Supplies

Instructor: Deb McKinnon


Creative youth explore 2D and 3D artmaking in this class. Working with a professional art instructor in a focussed workshop environment, students will complete a variety of projects in drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture. Sketching and an examination of the creative process will complement hands-on learning to create an engaging and accessible art experience for creative youth of all backgrounds.