• Sunday, Oct 30th
  • Time: 9:30 – 11:30am (Kids Ages 7-12)
  • Time: 12 – 3pm (Family Style)
  • Instructor: Laura Evans
  • Cost: $45 / $60 (+Option for extra lanterns)
  • Supplies: All supplies included

Light up the spooky halloween night with your customized lantern. Using a laser cut frame and customizable silhouettes you will create a your very own lantern to carry with you, lit up by a tea light. Suitable for beginners and experienced artists alike.

What is Family Style?
Bring family and friends to create together. Each family/friends group receives a 6ft x 3ft table and a lantern to build/create together + some fun extras to create. With helpful guidance of an art instructor to help lead you through the process. Up to 4 participants per family/table (If more required please inquire in advance). Option to purchase extra lanterns as well.

Not able to attend in person?
You can pickup or ship your lantern kit anywhere in Canada. Complete with step by step instructions and a how to video! (Video Available after Sept 10th) View Halloween Lantern Art Kit

Originally from Ontario, Laura Evans moved to Vancouver Island in late 2020. She has BA in Indigenous Studies from Trent University, and is self-taught in her art practice, using curiosity as a compass to navigate and motivate learning. Laura is passionate about creativity beyond the boundaries of medium, style and genre. With years of varied experience with art instruction and studio management, Laura is excited to delve into and create with the vibrant community of MAOA.

While versed in a variety of visual mediums, Laura’s favourite medium for her own work is usually pen and ink. She is a seeker of patterns and designs, and loves to use her artwork to explore storytelling, self-expression, mental-health, the environment, and more. Laura has a special interest in making art out of scrap or leftover materials which would otherwise be destined for landfills. She has a golden retriever named Watson, who is equal parts cuddle and trouble.