The VDRC is proud to be involved in the organization of this event.

The logo for ArtAbilities, which features the new accessable living logo being painted by a cartoon paintbrush,.We’ve opened up our registration and if you’re a youth aged 8-18 years with a disability and want to try some FREE art classes this summer, then ArtAbilities is the program for you. The Victoria Disability Resource Centre will be offering classes on Thursdays starting October 4th, at 4:30PM, for any youth who identifies as having a disability (visible and invisible).

WHO: Youth (aged 8-18 years old) who self-identify as having a disability and have an interest in art.

WHEN: October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th  and Nov 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd from 4:30PM-6PM

WHERE: An accessible and inclusive environment in downtown Victoria, the VDRC.

COST: FREE!

CONTACT: Tabetha Telford, at 250-595-0044 ext 113 or ArtAbilities@drcvictoria

Poster reads: ArtAbilities: Youth Art Classes. Youth with Disabilities Aged 12-25. Session Dates: Thursdays in October (4, 11, 18, 25) and November (1, 8, 15, and 22). Youth connecting with local artists! Absolutely free! Register now! ArtAbilities is a new program being offered this fall (October and November) at the Victoria Disability Resource Centre that provides youth (aged 12-25) with a disability an opportunity to connect with art and local artists. The program is designed to give youth with disabilities the chance to create art in many formats and amongst peers in a supportive and inclusive environment. Participants will also have the opportunity to submit a piece for exhibition for the 6th Annual Artists with Disabilities Showcase in December. Please contact us to register and reserve you space or with any questions you may have. To register contact: Tabetha Telford. 817A Fort Street, Victoria BC. 250-595-0044 ext 113. ArtAbilities@drcvictoria.com. Presented by Victoria Disability Resource Centre: Promoting a New Perspective on Disability.