Vancouver Island's Largest Independent Art School. VCA has BC Ministry's Education Quality Assurance Designation
Since 1974 * 5000 Alumni * 8 accredited programs and career certificates * Over 90 different art classes
Register now for our Spring term program that starts April 14 - July 4, 2014. Take your summer break and continue on in the Fall term Sept. 8 to Dec. 20 to complete your first year. This earns you a Certificate in Fine Art Fundamentals.
Potential registrants in CAREER CERTIFICATES or VCA's FINE ARTS DIPLOMA are being offered a $612 value 48-hour course FREE for early enrollment by June 1, 2014.
ENROLLMENT IS ON-GOING THROUGHOUT THE YEAR. NEW COURSES START EVERY MONTH.
VCA DRYPOINT WORKSHOP
Recently restored, you can operate this wrought iron 1860s US Bank Note Etching Press to create your own priceless works of art. Learn the traditional printmaking techniques of drypoint on non-traditional materials. Explore drawing with scribes, multi blade engraving tools and roulettes to incise the plate and make your images. Develop skills in inking, wiping techniques, paper handling and press procedure to produce rich black and white images on rag paper.
One-day workshops: Saturdays: May 10 or May 24 $125 materials included. Full Printmaking courses begin September 2014.
Mad Mayors' Tea Party
Preview of the 15 Minute Animated Film Selected by Victoria Film Festival Jury 2012
Annual Student Show and Sale
VCA MASCOT, CAREER CERTIFICATES, FINE ARTS AND 3D ANIMATION PUPPETS ROCK THE SJ WILLIS CAREER FAIR
DROP-IN DRAWING CLASSES
NEW! DROP-IN DRAWING CLASSES WITH LIVE MODELS START JAN. 9, ONGOING. $10.00. VCA STUDENTS $5.00