• "Wine & Cheese" Paint Night, Fri Aug 24, 6:30pm-9:00pm (details below).

  • I'll have a vendor table again this summer at Bastion Square Public Markets May 13 - Aug. 31.

  • I'll be participating at the following summer art festivals:  Gorge on Art (July 1, 10:00am-4:00pm); Moss St. Paint-In (July 21, 11:00am-4:00pm) and Esquimalt Art Festival (Aug. 19, 11:00am-4:00pm)

  • Introducing online classes for the beginner/first time painter on Japanese art paper (masa).  Try the first lesson free.  Comes with online coaching (see below). 


"Watercolour on Masa Paper" (All new subject matter)

1.  Esquimalt Rec. Centre, Victoria, 250-412-8500 (Register in-person or call-in)

  • All Levels (New Subjects): Mon. Next session starts Sept., 2018.

  • All Levels (New Subjects):  Weds. Next session starts Sept., 2018.

  • Continuing Studio Classes (Individual Coaching/Small Group):  Next session starts Sept., 2018.

2.  Panorama Rec. Centre, Saanich, 250-656-7271 (Open for registration)

  • All Levels (New Subjects) Sun. Next session starts Sept., 2018.

3.  James Bay New Horizon (In-person registration).

  • All Levels (New Subjects) Tues.  Next session starts Sept., 2018.

Online Classes for beginners/first time painters on masa paper (New)

  • Try the 1st lesson free.

  • Start anytime.  $62.50/6 instead of $75/6, or $15 by the lesson.  Comes with online coaching.

  • Registration: email/interac e-transfer within Canada, major credit cards elsewhere.    Contact me for details.


SHOAL CENTRE - 10030 Resthaven Dr., Sidney, BC

Wine & Cheese "Paint Night" - Watercolour on Masa Paper
(Registration: In person or by phone (250) 656-5537)

“Birds”, Fri Evening, Aug 24, 6:30pm-9:00pm, $46.50/person (includes 1 glass of wine, gourmet cheese, crackers, meat platter and tax but does not include paint kits, which are additional).

Paint Supplies:  Bring your own or rent a kit for an additional $5.00 payable to instructor in class.

Description as Advertised by Shoal Centre:

"Enjoy a night out at this first time evening event at the SHOAL! This is a great opportunity for a fun evening of painting if you’ve missed Richard Wong’s popular workshops. Come enjoy a “Paint Night” painting “Birds”, a popular subject, with Richard, a local professional wildlife artist. Relax with some wine and cheese (non-alcoholic beverages available). Richard will then take you through his tried and true methods of creating pleasing imagery on Japanese art paper that’s stress free, fun and fully supported. All levels welcome – beginners are especially encouraged!"

Bus: Take #72. Get off in front of the Sidney Public Library. SHOAL Centre is across the street.

Parking:  Shoal Centre parkade off Mills Rd.