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An island girl

Lovely, lovely property...fine art at its finest...Kim Hancock specializes in both ceramics and... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
Kim Hancock's "Arts Afire" Pottery Workshop

Kim is an excellent teacher. she is enthusiastic, helpful while not being overly directive and is... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2013
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May 2, 2018
“An island girl”
Oct 22, 2013
“Fun re-introduction to clay work”
Pottery and Painting Classes for a fee, or just browse our gallery and pottery studio on a beautiful forested acreage in Coombs
869 Shawn Rd, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
+1 250-248-5949
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Lovely, lovely property...fine art at its finest...Kim Hancock specializes in both ceramics and paintings...vibrant, unique work here!!!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DawnB2375
Reviewed October 22, 2013

Fun workshop led by an enthusiastic pottery crafter. Kim is delightful, helpful and generous with her instruction and materials.

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank Annette L
Reviewed August 2, 2013

Kim is an excellent teacher. she is enthusiastic, helpful while not being overly directive and is very supportive. She has a wealth of knowledge and materials to share. Her workshops are fun - I plan to take several more!

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank tlbowen
Reviewed May 26, 2013

I have the most beautiful bowl form Kim Hancock's collection! It is so functional and the size is amazing. I keep it out as an art piece when it's not adorned with dinner or salad, fits easily in the oven and is safe to warm...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank Sarah O
Reviewed May 25, 2013

Kim offers really excellent, well-organised and creative workshops which my children have loved year after year during our summers on Vancouver Island. Every year she thinks of a different project and the children are encouraged to work independently, planning their creations - such as bird...More

Date of experience: June 2012
1  Thank Catherine M
Reviewed April 29, 2013

Arts Afire Gallery is located only a few minutes off the main highway to Coombs and is well worth a visit! This is not your typical art gallery in an urban landscape where you struggle to find parking and navigate concrete sidewalks. This one is...More

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed April 26, 2013

My Daughter & I had a private lesson with Kim and it was amazing. When we were done in only 2 hours, we had each sculpted a torso of a woman. Kim is an amazing teacher and she has so much knowledge. Without her guidance...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank Patricia K
Reviewed April 26, 2013

Arts Afire Gallery offers a welcoming and personal experience as you have the opportunity to meet the artist, Kim Hancock, as she displays her artwork, including pottery and paintings. Her pottery is unique, creative and functional with a distinctive connection to nature. Her paintings are...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Ang132013
Reviewed April 26, 2013

The pristine woods and beautiful gardens are only the beginning of the joyous experience at Arts Afire Gallery. Clearly local artist Kim Hancock is inspired and talented. Her paintings and pottery continue to thrill us after numerous visits.

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank snowbirdhappy
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