Calendar

Jul
23
Tue
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

Jul
26
Fri
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

WORKSHOP: “Painting for the Faint of Heart” with Melinda Wilde @ Gabriola Fellowship Church
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

COST: $70 | Class Level: Beginner|

This is a great class for rank beginners or any painters who have been away from the medium for a while. I provide all the supplies you need and will help you go away with something you can frame. Come and play!

I will pick up Nanaimo folk off the 9:25 boat and return you to the 1:50. If I get 10 in Nanaimo I can do a class there.

*Please note that the location of classes may change depending on the number of people registered.

 

Jul
30
Tue
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

Aug
2
Fri
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

Aug
3
Sat
WORKSHOP: “Painting for the Faint of Heart” with Melinda Wilde @ Gabriola Fellowship Church
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

COST: $70 | Class Level: Beginner|

This is a great class for rank beginners or any painters who have been away from the medium for a while. I provide all the supplies you need and will help you go away with something you can frame. Come and play!

I will pick up Nanaimo folk off the 9:25 boat and return you to the 1:50. If I get 10 in Nanaimo I can do a class there.

*Please note that the location of classes may change depending on the number of people registered.

 

WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking – Greek Style Feta @ Madd Acres
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking - Greek Style Feta @ Madd Acres | Gabriola | British Columbia | Canada

Cost: $65 | To register call 250-247-8635 or email paula@makecheesewithpaula.ca |

Learn how to make your own Greek Style Feta cheese! Join Paula Maddison who has been teaching the lost art of cheese making for years. This is a demonstration style taste, touch, and feel class that will demystify the process of making your own cheese, giving you a good understanding of the process and ingredients that are used in cheese making. Instructions and ingredients to make your own Feta at home are included.

Students must register in advance. All Gabriola Island classes are held at Madd Acres, my hobby farm. All supplies included. No experience necessary.

 

 

WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking – Brie & Blooms @ Madd Acres
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking - Brie & Blooms @ Madd Acres | Gabriola | British Columbia | Canada

Cost: $50 | To register call 250-247-8635 or email paula@makecheesewithpaula.ca |

Learn how to make your own Brie! Join Paula Maddison who has been teaching the lost art of home cheesemaking for over 6 years, and learn how to make your own Brie. This is a demonstration style, taste, touch and feel class where Paula will take students through the process of ripening Traditional Brie. Advanced cheese making techniques are discussed and cultures and ingredients to make your own at home are included. Paula demystifies the process of making your own home made cheeses. Her classes are comprehensive, yet fun!

Students must register in advance. All Gabriola Island classes are held at Madd Acres, my hobby farm. No experience necessary.

All supplies included, plus a kit to take home and make more.

 

 

 

 

Aug
4
Sun
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking 101 Class @ Madd Acres
Aug 4 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking 101 Class @ Madd Acres

Cost: $100 per person | To register, please call Paula at 250-247-8635 or email paula@makecheesewithpaula.ca |

This is a great introduction into 4 easy, rapidly acidified cheeses including: paneer, ricotta, mozzarella, burrata, and bocconcini, along with mascarpone. These cheeses are easy and delicious to create, which is sure to spark your inner cheesemaker!

Students must register in advance. All Gabriola Island classes are held at Madd Acres, my hobby farm. All supplies included. No experience necessary. You will take home cheese made in class, plus a kit to make several pounds more at home!

All supplies included, plus a kit to take home and make several pounds more!

Aug
6
Tue
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

Aug
9
Fri
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

Aug
10
Sat
WORKSHOP: Discover Cheesemaking Intensive Class @ Madd Acres
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
WORKSHOP: Discover Cheesemaking Intensive Class @ Madd Acres

Cost: $275 per person | To register, please call Paula at 250-247-8635 or email paula@makecheesewithpaula.ca |

Designed for those interested in an intensive cheese making class that will encompass a variety of soft, pressed and advanced techniques including: sour cream, cream cheese, Boursin, ricotta, mozzarella, fromage blanc, feta, farmer’s cheddar and Brie. Students will take home cheese, instructions and ingredients to make your own at home.

Students must register in advance. All Gabriola Island classes are held at Madd Acres, my hobby farm. All supplies included. No experience necessary.

You will take home cheese made in class, plus a kit to make more at home!

Aug
11
Sun
WORKSHOP: Learn to Make Parmesan Cheese @ Nanaimo Parks and Recreation (Bowen Park Complex)
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
WORKSHOP: Learn to Make Parmesan Cheese @ Nanaimo Parks and Recreation (Bowen Park Complex)

Cost: $50 per person | To register, please call Paula at 250-247-8635 or email paula@makecheesewithpaula.ca |

Learn how to make your own Parmesan cheese! Join Paula Maddison who has been teaching the lost art of cheesemaking for years. This is a demonstration style: Taste, Touch, Feel class that will demystify the process of making your own cheese, giving you a good understanding of the process and ingredients that are used in cheesemaking. Instructions and ingredients to make your own Parmesan at home are included.

Students must register in advance. All Gabriola Island classes are held at Madd Acres, my hobby farm. All supplies included. No experience necessary.

Aug
13
Tue
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Aug 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

Aug
16
Fri
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

Aug
17
Sat
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking – Mozzarella, Burrata and Bocconcini @ Madd Acres Farm
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking - Mozzarella, Burrata and Bocconcini @ Madd Acres Farm

Cost: $50 | To register call 250-247-8635 or email paula@makecheesewithpaula.ca |

Make your own mozzarella, burrata, and bocconcini in 30 minutes! This is a demonstration-style, taste, touch and feel class where we will be making and eating the mozzarella we make in class. Cultures and instructions to make over 4 lbs at home are included.

Students must register in advance. All Gabriola Island classes are held at Madd Acres, my hobby farm. All supplies included. No experience necessary. You will take home cheese made in class, plus a kit to make more at home!

WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking at Ravenskill Orchard with Gabbies Cider tasting @ Ravenskill Orchards
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking at Ravenskill Orchard with Gabbies Cider tasting @ Ravenskill Orchards | Gabriola | British Columbia | Canada

Cost: $65 per person | To register, please call Paula at 250-247-8635 or email paula@makecheesewithpaula.ca |

A perfect combination of two of Gabriola Island’s favourite experiences!

Let Paula Maddison show you how to make your own hand-stretched mozzarella cheese, as well as the technique for making bocconcini and burrata. While you’re enjoying your cheese, relax and unwind with a tasting of world-famous Gabby’s cider, made right here in our sunny orchard. A kit including ingredients to make 4 lbs of cheese at home, along with instructions, is included in the price. A fantastic evening to share with friends, or make some new ones!

Reserve your seat before this special event sells out.

$65 per person, all supplies included, plus a kit to take home and make more!

 

 

 

Aug
18
Sun
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking – Learn to Make Havarti @ Madd Acres
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
WORKSHOP: Cheesemaking - Learn to Make Havarti @ Madd Acres | Gabriola | British Columbia | Canada

Cost: $50 | To register call 250-247-8635 or email paula@makecheesewithpaula.ca |

Learn how to make your own Havarti cheese! Join Paula Maddison who has been teaching the lost art of cheesemaking for years. This is a demonstration style: Taste, Touch, Feel class that will demystify the process of making your own cheese, giving you a good understanding of the process and ingredients that are used in cheese making. Instructions and ingredients to make your own Havarti at home are included.

Students must register in advance. All Gabriola Island classes are held at Madd Acres, my hobby farm. All supplies included. No experience neccessary.

 

 

 

 

 

Aug
20
Tue
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used

Aug
23
Fri
ART SESSION: Gabriola Palette People @ Rollo Centre
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop-in: $2 for Members | $5 for Visitors |

Please go to palettepeople.blogspot.ca for more information about Membership & Art Sessions.

Art sessions are held on Tuesdays and Fridays from 9 to 12 pm. Members may paint on Tuesday and Friday afternoons until 4 pm provided the Gabriola Senior Citizens’ Association does not require use of the Rollo Centre. Members may use oil paints either day provided that the oil paints are water-soluble or odorless solvents are used