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2019 programming


March 1 - 3 l 9.30 PM - 4.30 PM

Renegade Productions, Vancouver BC

Members: $330 Non-Members $380


Accurate colour mixing is first and foremost, about training the eye to see accurately. It is secondly about learning principles and techniques that will help get the mixture correct, every time....







March 23 - 24 | 9.30 AM - 4.30 PM

Dene Croft Studio, North Vancouver

Members $220 Non Members $270


Throughout the workshop, Paul will be doing demonstrations and hands-on instruction. This is the time tested method of teaching and learning. The handling and management of paint, the correct direction of brushstrokes, the density and bush-ability of paint and applied pressure are skills best learnt through observation.




 2019 Foundations Program


Education forms a key part of our mission. We have therefore worked hard to provide high-quality classes and workshops at reasonable prices. All our instructors are themselves professional artists with years of teaching experience.  If you are intersted in teaching with the FCA click here.


Give the gift of art:  All classes and workshops are redeemable against FCA gift certificates.

Click here to order your gift certificate online.


Feel free to contact our Education Coordinator if you'd like to register for any courses or if you have questions.  You can reach Helen Duckworth by email at or by phone at 604-681-2744.



Withdrawal from a workshop may be done until 4 weeks prior to the program start date to receive a full refund (minus a deposit IF the program expressly states that it has a non-refundable deposit). No refunds will be allowed after this cut-off. After this date you may transfer your registration to another student. The FCA reserves the right to change or cancel any of its educational programs. If we cancel a course, a full refund will be given to all registrants. In the event the instructor is unavailable, either an alternate instructor with similar credentials or a make-up workshop may be arranged.