Coast Mountain to introduce Advanced Diploma in First Nations fine arts

July 10, 2018

Coast Mountain College has announced a new Third Year Advanced Diploma to be offered through the Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art. “This is an exciting opportunity for Indigenous artists to continue growing their skill sets in jewellery making and carving while learning more about the business side of marketing their work,” stated instructor Stan Bevan. According to a Coast Mountain release, the diploma builds on the First Nations Fine Arts Diploma. The ten-month program will feature a combination of business, jewelry-making, and sculpture courses. Nation Talk