An iris folded crab in orange, pink, and red papers; an iris folded ship in a bottle. In front of the images are the MMBC logo and the words Nautical Chart Art Workshop on a light blue banner.

Workshop: Nautical Chart Art

Regular price $35.99 Sale

Repurpose outdated, local, nautical charts into works of art at the Maritime Museum of British Columbia!

Our workshop leader will guide you through the process of creating 3-D nautical chart art, using origami techniques, and framing your piece in a beautiful shadow box for you to easily hang at home. Choose from one of many local charts, now outdated, but which were once used by sailors around the British Columbian coast. During the workshop, listen to tales of the early explorers on the Pacific Northwest Coast and how their cartography work impacted the development of the province.

Ticket includes admission to the Maritime Museum of BC (valid for 24 hours).

Your choice of date:
Saturday, January 29 (2:00 - 4:00 PM)
$35.99 + GST per person (Members receive 10% discount)
*Price includes all supplies!

As this is an indoor organized group recreational class, as of September 13th the provincial government has mandated that the Maritime Museum of BC will require proof of vaccination. MMBC will continue to comply with this mandate until it has been lifted.

By September 13, you must be partially vaccinated.
You're partially vaccinated with 1 dose.


By October 24, you must be fully vaccinated.
You're fully vaccinated 7 days after dose 2. 

We ask those unable to provide this information to join us for our workshops in 2022.


For more information, please call us at 250.385.4222 or email us at


Please note: This workshop is limited to a maximum of 5 participants. We will contact you 24 hours before the workshop, should it be cancelled. A full refund will be issued, if the workshop does not run. For our full Refund Policy, please click here.