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Link to Workshop | Didukh Building

Workshop | Didukh Building

Date: Sep 21, 2019

Learn how to make a didukh, a sheaf of grain traditionally prepared in the Ukrainian culture for the holiday season!

Deadline: Nov 30, 2019 - 11:00 am

Link to Vertep (Christmas Manger) Building Workshop

Vertep (Christmas Manger) Building Workshop

Date: Sep 21, 2019

In this workshop, you will create a Vertep (Christmas Manger) as your newest decor piece!

Deadline: Nov 30, 2019 - 9:30 am

Link to Work of the Week: Three Tolkien-Themed Artworks for Hobbit Day!

Work of the Week: Three Tolkien-Themed Artworks for Hobbit Day!

Date: Sep 20, 2019

This week’s Work of the Week are three Tolkien-themed artworks from the AFA’s permanent collection!
    Link to Spring Writers Retreat 2020 | Banff Centre

    Spring Writers Retreat 2020 | Banff Centre

    Date: Sep 18, 2019

    In this self-directed spring residency, spend two weeks in the Rocky Mountains focused on your project while engaging with writing peers.

    Deadline: Nov 27, 2019 - 11:45 pm

    Young Women in Harmony Festival

    Date: Sep 16, 2019

    Hearts of Harmony Chorus in Red Deer is hosting a workshop introducing young women, ages ten to 25, to the art of barbershop harmony.

    Deadline: Nov 16, 2019 - 9:00 am

    Link to Work of the Week: "Cats Square" by Joyce Harris

    Work of the Week: "Cats Square" by Joyce Harris

    Date: Sep 13, 2019

    This week's Work of the Week is "Cats Square" by Joyce Harris.
    Link to The Writers’ Guild of Alberta, Freehand & Shelf Life Books Present:  Calgary’s 10th Anniversary Giller Light Bash in Support of Frontier College

    The Writers’ Guild of Alberta, Freehand & Shelf Life Books Present: Calgary’s 10th Anniversary Giller Light Bash in Support of Frontier College

    Date: Sep 13, 2019

    Please join us for Calgary’s 10th anniversary of the Giller Light Bash on Monday, November 18!

    Deadline: Nov 18, 2019 - 5:00 pm

    Link to Content Practicum | Marketing and Communications

    Content Practicum | Marketing and Communications

    Date: Sep 11, 2019

    This practicum program is a unique opportunity to build your experience in content creation as part of our Marketing content team.

    Deadline: Nov 27, 2019 - 11:45 pm

    Link to Scholarship for Art Students

    Scholarship for Art Students

    Date: Sep 10, 2019

    Alberta Society of Artists is now accepting applications for scholarships for Arts students enrolled in post-secondary institutions.

    Deadline: Jan 6, 2020 - 11:45 pm

    Link to Design Sought for Historical Themed Public Art Piece Chestermere, AB

    Design Sought for Historical Themed Public Art Piece Chestermere, AB

    Date: Sep 9, 2019

    The Chestermere Historical Foundation is seeking a design for public art incorporating several pieces of historic memorabilia.

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