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Aug
22
Wed
Creating Joy as a Vegan Advocate @ Green Cuisine
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm

Dr. Will Tuttle shares personal insights on how we can become more effective in vegan
advocacy by seeking and spreading peace, joy, love and compassion.

He offers tips and techniques to help us remain positive, healthy, focused, respectful, kind
and joyful in a movement in which many advocates experience inner trauma, along with
insights into the Six Paramitas, powerful Buddhist teachings that help us transform
ourselves into uplifting beacons of light for others.

Sep
15
Sat
Sea Glass Jewelry Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Sep 15 – Dec 23 all day
Sea Glass Jewelry Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Spruce up your wardrobe this fall by accessorizing with sea glass! Create your own necklace, earrings, or other one-of-a-kind jewelry. Using locally sourced material, our workshop leader will guide you through the process, connecting each piece to stories and histories of local areas around Vancouver Island.

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm on:
September 15, 29
October 13, 21, 27
November 3, 4, 10, 17

11:00 am – 12:30 pm on:
September 16, 23, 30
October 14, 21, 28
November 4, 18, 25
December 2, 9, 16, 23

Sep
23
Sun
Beachy Terrarium Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Beachy Terrarium Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Bring the tranquility of the beach back home by creating your own beachy terrarium this fall! Our workshop leader will teach you the knotting techniques of macrame, and connect it to history, before guiding you through the process of filling your glass terrarium with locally sourced materials.

Oct
20
Sat
Beachy Terrarium Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Oct 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Beachy Terrarium Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Bring the tranquility of the beach back home by creating your own beachy terrarium this fall! Our workshop leader will teach you the knotting techniques of macrame, and connect it to history, before guiding you through the process of filling your glass terrarium with locally sourced materials.

Nov
3
Sat
Nautical Chart Art Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Nov 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Nautical Chart Art Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Join us this fall to transform vintage maritime books into works of art! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of sculpting with page-folding techniques, all the while sharing tales from maritime folklore and mythology.

Nov
24
Sat
Nautical Wreath Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm – Dec 22 @ 4:00 pm
Nautical Wreath Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Get ready for the holidays, while learning a thing or two about knots! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of transitioning a single piece of rope into a beautiful holiday wreath. Your ticket includes admission to the Maritime Museum of BC (valid for 24 hours), and all materials are provided, including ribbon and decorations.

This workshop runs every Saturday, November 24 to December 22, from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Please feel free to contact The Maritime Museum of BC for more information!

Nov
25
Sun
Sea Glass Ornament Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Nov 25 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Sea Glass Ornament Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Decorate for the holidays with sea glass this year! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of various wire-wrapping techniques to make beautiful ornaments, while sharing stories of some of British Columbia’s local beaches and the legend of “mermaid tears.”

Dec
9
Sun
Nautical Chart Art Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Dec 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Nautical Chart Art Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Come re-purpose outdated, local, nautical charts into works of art this fall! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of creating chart art using origami and iris folding techniques, and framing your piece in a beautiful shadow box for you to easily hang at home. Listen to tales of early explorers as you work, and learn how their cartography impacted the development of British Columbia.

Dec
16
Sun
Sea Glass Ornament Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Dec 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Sea Glass Ornament Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Decorate for the holidays with sea glass this year! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of various wire-wrapping techniques to make beautiful ornaments, while sharing stories of some of British Columbia’s local beaches and the legend of “mermaid tears.”

Dec
23
Sun
Nautical Book Sculpting Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia
Dec 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Nautical Book Sculpting Workshop @ The Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Join us this fall to transform vintage maritime books into works of art! Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of sculpting with page-folding techniques, all the while sharing tales from maritime folklore and mythology.