Professional Development for Individuals

Personal Consultation and Critique

Looking for something different? For individuals, we offer private, one-hour consultations to artists and designers at all levels. Consultations are carried out by our senior and experienced instructors who have expertise in one of the 18 different disciplines in which we teach. Whether you are just embarking on a new creative path, or have been practicing for years, we can provide you with services to help enhance your chances for success.    

  • Constructive feedback regarding aspects of your work (material, technical, theoretical)
  • Advice on ways to build upon strengths or overcome challenges in your practice
  • Suggestions on possible education and career directions
  • Evaluation of your personal business or marketing plan

We are flexible to your needs. Consultations are available weekdays, evenings, or weekends. Contact Continuing Studies for information or an appointment form. Cost begins at $95/hour.

Call 604.844.3879 or by email at to arrange your personal consultation.

Professional Development Courses

Professional Development courses cater to emerging and established art and design professionals, as well as those just starting out. Here, instructor Chris Tyrell and student Christina Jones in The Business of Art Practice, Spring 2010.