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  • Ice Cream: A Collective Gallery Show
  • The Arts Station
  • Thursday • July 18, 2024
  • 1:00 pm
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A painting workshop with Jackie Impey, celebrating the summer gallery show: Ice Cream.

Find your flow! Love abstract art and want to give it a try? Learn to trust your intuition and play with colour, shapes, textures and tools. In the workshop you will use acrylic paint, collage and mark making tools on paper. No experience necessary, just an open mind, curiosity and a willingness to explore your creativity! Each participant will create a few fabulous abstract pieces to take home.

Skill Level: Beginner

Cost: $25 and includes materials.

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About the Instructor:

Nature is a big inspiration in Jackie's color choices and how she see combinations. She has serious wanderlust and loves hiking, biking and traveling whenever possible. Jackie loves being in or near water and appreciates the influence these experiences have on her work.

Cancellation Policy:  All cancellation requests must be sent to [email protected] 2 business days prior to the event/program start date for a refund or option to reschedule.


June 27 - August 25, 2024

Curator's Statement: Alexandra Kozak

Ice Cream emphasizes fun in the arts by bringing a cheerful, light subject matter to the gallery. Ice Cream appeals to all ages which suits the Arts Station’s vast demographic. As a central theme, it lends itself to a multitude of interpretations including but not limited to: pastel colours, cows, freezing, sweetness, real vs. artificial etc.

Ice Cream fosters community identity by presenting an unexpected topic through the unique lens of Fernie artists. The show will transform the foyer gallery into a visual treat, with countless flavours & varieties.

Featured Artists:

  • Alexandra Kozak (Curator) - Hand-altered AI Art
  • Caroline Payne - Functional Ceramics
  • Rebecca Stewart - Sculptural Ceramics
  • Mimi Sahlstrom - Acrylic on Canvas
  • Jolene Miner - Acrylic & Cold Wax on Canvas
  • Brina Schenk - Mixed Media Illustration
  • Sadie Rosgen - Projected Film
  • Lori Kennedy - Quilted Wall Hanging
  • Sofia Azcona - Printmaking
  • Chelsea Howlett-Smith - Coloured Pencil & Pen
  • Jackie Impey - Mixed Media on Canvas

Associated Events with an Ice Cream theme. See Calendar for details:

  • Thursday, July 4, 7 - 9pm: Art in the Eve: Slip Casting Clay with Becky Stewart
  • Thursday, July 11, 1 - 3pm: Art on the Deck: Still Life with Jolene Miner
  • Thursday, July 18, 1 - 3pm: Art on the Deck: Abstract Art with Jackie Impey
  • Thursday, July 25, 7 - 9pm: Art in the Eve: Rotoscope Animation with Alexandra Kozak


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  • The Arts Station, 601 1st Ave, Fernie, BC, V0B 1M0