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Let’s create together.

Vancouver Island School of Art is a contemporary art school located in Downtown Victoria.
Open to adults of all ages.

VISA is a Non-Profit Registered Charity.

Learn. Create. Play.

Whether you want to take only one art course or complete a full-time program, there is a place for you at our school. The Vancouver Island School of Art offers two modes of study:

Certificate of Visual Arts

One year full-time or a maximum of four years part-time

Individual Courses and Workshops

On-going, no application required

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Thoughtfully designed in the focus areas of drawing, painting and art history.

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COURSES BY CATEGORY
  • This course explores the many ways watercolour is used in a contempora...


    Started Jan 10

    575 Canadian dollars

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  • Get inspired by learning the many different themes abstract artists us...


    Started Jan 9

    575 Canadian dollars

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  • The basic tools necessary for painting in acrylic or oil are covered.


    Started Jan 11

    575 Canadian dollars

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  • Course includes painting natural objects such as plants and flowers as...


    Started Jan 10

    575 Canadian dollars

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  • This course covers late 20th century and 21st century landscape painti...


    Started Jan 10

    575 Canadian dollars

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  • Learn to develop a body of work based on a singular theme.


    Started Jan 11

    575 Canadian dollars

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