Art Classes

All art classes are now offered through the Boissevain-Morton Arts Council

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Past classes include.

The Dakota-Ojibway War

The Dakota-Ojibway War
By James Ritchie
WEDNESDAY,  JUNE  21,  2017,  4-6  PM
*drinks  &  snacks  will   be  served*

Art Camp 2017

July 17-21, 2017
1-4 pm
*register by July 4, 2017

1894 Art Centre, Boissevain
*if place changes we will contact you via email

7 & up

Christina Guenther
Lisa Heide
Karla Reimer

(all supplies included)

Students will explore different mediums such as […]

Family Paint Night

Thursday, May 11th, 2017, 6 – 7:30 pm

At the Sawmill

Join us for a fun evening of painting together, all ages and skills welcome.  A great Mother’s / Father’s Day idea!

$10 per person

Tickets available at […]

Canvas Retreat

A creative retreat for women.

Open space to re-create and create.
To remember and realize the inspiration that awaits.

The Spring 2017 Canvas Retreat will be a full day of creative space to indulge your inner artist, […]

I Love Art

Come out and create some home-made Valentines.

February 4th, 10-noon

$5 per person, all ages welcome.

Festival of the Arts

We are excited to announce that the Boissevain Festival of the Arts has expanded to include Visual Arts this year!

The Boissevain Festival of the Arts will take place March 1-19th with the Visual Arts […]

After-School Art Classes

Explore different art styles, mediums & artists


October 13, 20, 27 & November 3
3:30 – 5:30 pm
@1894 Art Centre
Instuctor – Christina Guenther
Ages 10 – 15


$40 per person
*please email or call 204-534-6349 to register

Fundamentals of Painting Workshop

Fundamentals of Painting Workshop
with Chris Reid


October 29th, 2016
9:00a.m.- noon
1:00p.m. – 4:00
Location: Boissevain Library

Learn the fundamentals of painting in oil or acrylic. Students will learn colour theory, various painting techniques, as well as elements and […]

Summer Art Camp

Public Room
(Boissevain Civic Centre)


Christina Guenther
Lisa Heide
Karla Reimer

(all supplies included)

Students will explore different mediums such as painting, clay, drawing and collage.  This year’s focus and inspiration will be architecture.

Please contact the Boissevain-Morton Recreation Commission to […]

Art for Peace

The International Peace Garden and the 1894 Art Centre have partnered to bring a collaborative art experience to Southern Manitoba and Northern North Dakota. By gathering at the Peace Garden for a creative work […]

Kid’s Art Classes Series

March 8, 15, 22
4:30 – 6 pm

$60, all supplies included

Christina Guenther

Kid’s will explore and create with a variety of mediums ranging from watercolour, acrylic and drawing.

Other Details
• Register @ the 1894 Art Centre
• Ages […]

An Evening of Photos

We’re excited to be hosting an evening of community photo & story sharing on Friday, January 22nd from 7-9 pm.

Individuals are asked to bring 6-10 photos from a memorable journey, adventure, project or theme […]

Felting Workshop

We will be hosting a Felting Workshop on Saturday, February 6th here at the 1894 Art Centre.

More details to follow.

Painting Evening

After last month’s successful ‘Painting Evening’ The Sawmill Tea & Coffee Co. will be hosting another.
This is an all ages event, but wine will be available!  Christina Guenther will be the instructor.

Please sign up […]

Evening of Painting

The Sawmill Tea & Coffee Co. will be hosting a wine and canvas painting evening with the very talented Christina Guenther!
Check out the poster below for details. The painting will Christmas themed, and would […]

Painting Workshop

Saturday, December 12th from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Join us for a day of painting at the 1894 Art Centre using acrylic or oil paints. Learn about colour theory, colour schemes and colour mixing […]


A creative retreat for women.
Inspired by the great outdoors; nestled in the cozy indoors.
Settle in fireside, with your art and a few other creative souls.

Come and create.

Friday, November 13 –
Sunday, November 15 @ Camp […]

Art in our Community

We will be hosting a community brainstorming discussion on ‘Art in our Community’ on Wednesday, September 2nd from 7-9 pm here at the 1894 Art Centre.

Since opening our doors in 2012 the 1894 Art […]

Summer Art Camp

Art Camp
July 20 – 24
1 – 4 pm (bring a snack)
7 – 12 year olds

Students will explore a variety of mediums, such as painting, clay, drawing and collage.
This art class will be a hands […]

Art for Nepal

Saturday, May 23rd, 2-4 pm

Join us for an afternoon of creating art focused on the recent earthquakes in Nepal.

All ages are welcome.

Tea and snacks provided.

Information and discussion on the earthquakes, Nepal, and how we […]

Black Dog Photography Class

5 Thursday evenings in October (Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30), from 7-9:30 pm.
Instructor: Terryl Mogk Stone

For more information please visit

Intro to Oils Workshop

Date: October 18th from 10-4 pm

Location: @ the 1894 Art Centre

Instructor: Marguerite Scott

Fee: $50.00 per participant

This fee will include the use of the Boissevain Art Club’s paint, medium, etc., as well as coffee/tea.
Participants are […]

Rug Hooking Workshop

Details: This is a FREE workshop sponsored by the Manitoba Advisory Council.  Participants will learn how to rug hook and about it’s history.  No prior experience is necessary.

Instructor: Joan Zeiler
Date / Time: May 10, […]

Black Dog Photography Classes

January 21st (Tuesday) for 5 weeks, from 7-9:30 pm.
Instructor: Terryl Mogk Stone

For more information please visit

Family Day

Nov 16 (Sat) from 1 – 4 pm
Instructor: Christina Guenther

Price: $15 for adult & child, $5 for each additional child
Details: Come explore the wonderful world of print-making in a family friendly atmosphere…

Jewellery Making

Nov 9 (Sat) from 2 -4 pm
Instructor: Jenny Olwage

This short workshop will cover several styles of earrings and how to make them. We will focus on hammered wire designs. You will learn to make […]

Imagination in our Town

Instructor: Barbara Damer

Details: Her is an opportunity to express yourself, and your ideas! This will be a six week workshop to assist you in bringing to life the visual image, the idea or the […]

Past Classes

We have hosted a variety of classes here at the 1894 Art Centre, some of these include:

Mixed Media
Clay Tiles Workshop
Family Day
Art Camp
Digital Images
Photoshop Collage
Clay – Handbuilding
Beginner – Intermediate Drawing
Dive into Photoshop
Introduction to Watercolour – […]