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Link to Online Demo | Carving a Linocut

Online Demo | Carving a Linocut

Date: Feb 23, 2021

Join Matt Dunlop as he walks through you through techniques on how to properly carve a linocut block to print.

Deadline: Mar 30, 2021 - 6:30 pm

Link to Online Demo | Milk Carton Plate Printing

Online Demo | Milk Carton Plate Printing

Date: Feb 23, 2021

Learn how you can turn a piece of milk carton (and other materials) into a printmaking plate that you can print through a pasta maker!

Deadline: Mar 23, 2021 - 6:30 pm

Link to Online Demo | Drypoint Techniques on Plexiglas

Online Demo | Drypoint Techniques on Plexiglas

Date: Feb 23, 2021

Join Kate Baillies over Zoom, for a live interactive demo on printmaking techniques involving drypoint on plexiglas.

Deadline: Mar 16, 2021 - 6:30 pm

Link to Virtual Education Program | Art & Nature Virtual Museum Classroom

Virtual Education Program | Art & Nature Virtual Museum Classroom

Date: Feb 2, 2021

Five weeks of Foothills Exploration, hosted live from the Leighton Art Centre!

Deadline: Mar 22, 2021 - 11:15 am

Link to Online Workshop | Self-Portrait Puppet

Online Workshop | Self-Portrait Puppet

Date: Jan 14, 2021

Over 8 weeks, you will be guided in the construction of a puppet using a premade mask form and various art techniques.

Deadline: Apr 14, 2021 - 7:00 pm

Link to Feminism at the Intersection of Conflict: Contemporary Art in Ukraine Lecture Series

Feminism at the Intersection of Conflict: Contemporary Art in Ukraine Lecture Series

Date: Sep 19, 2020

This four-part lecture series will explore how artists are engaging this context with a feminist critique. Begins October 30th.

Deadline: Mar 26, 2021 - 6:00 pm