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Emily Carr Continuing Studies helps teens jumpstart their education in art and design

Innovative program gives teens hands-on studio time to develop skills and a portfolio.

The Artist's Notebook and Word and Image: two workshops in West Vancouver

Feeling stumped for creativity? You can help remove the mental block by taking two new art workshops in West Vancouver. It's coming up next week, so sign up early! The Artist’s Notebook  Sat,...

Draw by Night gathers locals for a creative night out

After sundown in the Vancouver Film School Cafe, dozens of local youth sit hunched over long tables, their hands busily drawing on a long roll of white paper. Their sketches depict bizarre scenes of...