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Link to Call for Submissions | Alberta Foundation for the Arts Travelling Exhibitions Program, Southeast

Call for Submissions | Alberta Foundation for the Arts Travelling Exhibitions Program, Southeast

Date: Jan 15, 2021

The Travelling Exhibitions Program (TREX SE – Region 4) welcomes proposals from artists based in southeastern Alberta.

Deadline: Mar 1, 2021 - 11:45 pm

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 Stay Sharp: Carving Tool Maintenance

Stay Sharp: Carving Tool Maintenance

Date: Jan 13, 2021

This is an excellent resource or refresher for anyone who is intimidated by the world of sharpening.

Deadline: Feb 10, 2021 - 6:30 pm

Link to Online Workshop | Reduction Multi-Colour Linocut

Online Workshop | Reduction Multi-Colour Linocut

Date: Jan 13, 2021

In this demonstration, you will be shown proper registration techniques & tricks to achieve a multi-colour linocut print using just one block.

Deadline: Feb 10, 2021 - 6:30 pm

Link to Kompany Family Theatre's TYA Playwright's Workshop

Kompany Family Theatre's TYA Playwright's Workshop

Date: Jan 5, 2021

Let's start the year off right by adding new skills to your writing toolbox!

Deadline: Apr 22, 2021 - 11:00 am

Link to Block Printing On Fabric (In-Person!) Workshop

Block Printing On Fabric (In-Person!) Workshop

Date: Nov 21, 2020

Learn the basics of printmaking on textiles!

Deadline: Jan 21, 2021 - 6:30 pm

Link to Free Event | Announcing the Evolution of the Arts in a Digital World Symposium!

Free Event | Announcing the Evolution of the Arts in a Digital World Symposium!

Date: Nov 19, 2020

Free symposium that takes a no-nonsense approach to digital technology and will engage our speakers & attendees in a conversation our digital world.

Deadline: Jan 27, 2021 - 10:00 am

Link to Indigenous Leadership | Leading Teams: Governance for Indigenous Councils and Boards - Online

Indigenous Leadership | Leading Teams: Governance for Indigenous Councils and Boards - Online

Date: Nov 19, 2020

This will explore the structure & management of a governing body for maximum efficiency with a focus on building foundations Indigenous governance.

Deadline: Jan 26, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Virtual Open House at the National Theatre School of Canada

Date: Nov 5, 2020

Virtual Open House throughout the month of November 2020. Multiple live Q&A with the Program Directors and Open Classes are available for free.

Deadline: Jan 31, 2021 - 11:45 pm

Link to Now Available | Canada’s Music Incubator's 2021 Professional Development Schedule

Now Available | Canada’s Music Incubator's 2021 Professional Development Schedule

Date: Oct 29, 2020

Canada’s Music Incubator has released its 2021 Professional Development Schedule & introduces Virtual Artist Manager and CMI One-On-One programs.

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