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Registered Programs Painting: Oil Intermediate A progression from the beginner class, requires previous oil painting experience. Continue to progress and perfect your oil painting technique. Instructor: Mark Pytlos. 581479 Tu Jan 17 – Feb 14

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. $52.30

Painting: Pen & Watercolour

580848 W Jan 11 – Feb 1 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. 583479 W Feb 15 – Mar 8 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

$42.60 $42.60

Using vibrant French dyes on habotai silk, experiment with different silk painting techniques such as waterbased resists, dilutents, and salt. This is a process-focused course rather than project-based. There are lots of serendipitous discoveries to be made! Instructor: Kathy King 582164 Th Jan 12 – Mar 16 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. $157.15

Explore techniques such as composition and colour. Returning and new members welcome. Special attention will be given to beginners. Supply list can be picked up at Dogwood front desk. Instructor: Hazel Graveness $106.55

Painting: Watercolour Drop-in Only This is a drop in session for past students of Hazel Graveness. Time is for working on projects, no instruction given. Tu Tu Tu

Jan 3 Mar 21 Mar 28

9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

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$2.00 $2.00 $2.00

580836 W Jan 11 – Mar 15

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. $38.90

Woodcarving: Fantasy Houses Drop-in

Photography: Digital SLR Intermediate Put into practice skills such as back lighting, fill flash and depth of field in this hands-on, practical course. Completion of the Digital SLR beginner course or a very sound understanding of your digital camera is required for registration. 7 – 8:30 p.m. $45.95

Painting: Workshops with Tammy Pilon In these workshops, you will learn important techniques while creating your masterpiece. Please check individual course descriptions for specific workshop details and location. Please pick up supply list in advance. Instructor: Tammy Pilon. Explore the many interesting effects that you can achieve when combining different water media in this one day workshop. You will work abstractly on watercolour paper to create multiple layers of colour, texture and design. Bring your creativity and playful imagination. 583481 Th

Learn and develop new skills to create a variety of carvings from wood including animals, caricatures, and relief panels. Continuing students are welcome to learn new techniques and work on projects. Supplies can be obtained from the instructor. Instructor: Bob Graves

7 – 8:30 p.m. $45.95

Water Media Workshop

Painting: Watercolour


Learn the basics of digital photography. Designed for people with their first, or new SLR (Single Lens Reflex) digital camera. Topics covered include basic functions, shutter speeds, F-stops, modes, flash, lenses, and exposure. Instructor: Wayne McCartney, Kerrisdale Cameras

582492 Th Feb 16 – Mar 16

Painting: Silk Painting Introduction

Photography: Digital Photography for SLR Cameras

580817 Th Jan 12 – Feb 9

Create a watercolour painting brought together with the use of pen to create a finished product. It's a wonderful technique to use while on vacation to create lasting memories. Ideal for all levels and no drawing experience is necessary. Instructor: Randy Green.

580795 Tu Jan 10 – Mar 14 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

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Mar 9 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. $42.00

Impressionist Oil Painting Workshop 584755 Th Jan 19 7 – 9:15 p.m. $22.00 Acrylic Landscape Painting Workshop 584754 Th Mar 2 7 – 9:15 p.m. $22.00

Minimal instruction provided. Drop-in for returning students only.


Jan 9 – Mar 20

1 – 3 p.m. $2.00 drop-in

CARDS & GAMES Nintendo Wii Sports Try bowling, boxing, baseball, tennis, golf and more with just the use of a remote control on our Nintendo Wii game system. Our coaches will be onsite to help you.


Jan 9 – Mar 27

1 – 3:30 p.m.


Cards: Bridge: Play of the Hand This course will enhance your skills in playing out the hand. We will discuss strategies in defense including signaling and counting out the hands. Not for beginners. A time commitment is essential as the objective is to build on your bridge skill level each week. Instructor: Judy Macdonald. 582262 Th Jan 12 – Mar 2

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.


Cards: Learn to Play Canasta Canasta is a matching card game in which the object is to create melds of cards of the same rank and then go out by playing or discarding all the cards in your hand. Learn to play or get a refresher. Instructor: JoAnn Thompson. 581495 F 581496 F

Jan 20 – Feb 10 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. $10.40 Feb 17 – Mar 10 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. $10.40

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WINTER 2017 50 Plus News  

Winter bus trips, talks & workshops, registered fitness programs, and more!

WINTER 2017 50 Plus News  

Winter bus trips, talks & workshops, registered fitness programs, and more!