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Workshops

April 13
Watercolour Batik Workshop with Jane Sasanow-White

Watercolour Batik Workshop: with instructor: Jane Sasonow-WhiteWatercolour Batik method of painting includes 3 elements: ginwashi rice paper, watercolours and wax. All are translucent in a fashion, but as you build your painting it is unclear as t...

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Sept 30
Mixed Media Drawing workshop: Exploring mediums

The mixed media drawing workshop will explore various mediums and methods of drawing including collage and found objects. The instructor is Robert Lodge. This workshop is designed for participants to discover new methods and means of drawing with ...

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Sept 29
Mixed Media workshop for Kids and Youth

Mixed Media Workshop for children withInstructor: Lynda Nadeau-PetrieThis workshop will offer a mixed media project using spray paint, oil pastels, collage, etc. Lynda believes in “keeping your world colorful.” To register contact Art Ex at experi...

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Sept 30
Watercolour Batik Workshop

Watercolour Batik Workshop: with instructor: Jane Sasonow-WhiteWatercolour Batik method of painting includes 3 elements: ginwashi rice paper, watercolours and wax. All are translucent in a fashion, but as you build your painting it is unclear as t...

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Sept 29
Masa Paper Painting Workshop

Masa Workshop: with instructor: Cindy FureyIn this workshop, each participant will paint a whimsical water color image of a fish on special paper, called Masa. Masa is an art form suitable for both beginning and experienced artists aged 12 and up....

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Sept 29
Acrylic Painting

Acrylic Painting workshop: with instructor: Chris BenjaminOcean Dreaming.Let your imagination go wild! A template of a humpback will be supplies, which you can use, or freehand your own. You will be using acrylics on a large canvas to create a whi...

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Sept 29
Rug Hooking, Rag-a-Jack Mat Workshop

Rag-a-Jack Mat WorkshopInstructor: Joan FosterCourse Description: The rag-a-jack (also known as poked or prodded) mat is a shaggy mat made with strips of material ½" wide by 3" long on a burlap backing. It was traditionally used in Newfoundland as...

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Sept 29
Introduction to Non-Toxic Printmaking
Emily Pittman with Daniel Rumbolt

Introduction to Non-toxic Printmaking Artists Emily Pittman and Daniel Rumbolt combine their skills to offer an exciting collage and printmaking workshop. Using accessible and exclusively non-toxic materials, we will be teaching a workshop of up ...

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Sept 30
Fishing Stage Ornament Workshop
Sarah O'Rourke-Whelan

Fishing Stage Ornaments Workshop with Sarah O'Rouke Whelan The goal of this workshop will be for participants to create miniature 20th century fishing stages, based on the structures that dotted and continue to dot the island's shores. Materials...

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Watercolour Batik Workshop with Jane Sasanow-White

On Saturday, April 13th, Art Ex Festival Corp. will be hosting a Watercolour Batik Workshop with instructor Jane Sasanow-White. This work...

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  • Calendar Feb 6, 2019
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Christopher Peet will be our guest speaker for 2019 workshop weekend in September

Art Ex Festival is pleased to announce that Christopher Peet will be the guest speaker at our September workshops for 2019.  He will also...

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  • Calendar Nov 22, 2018
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Annual Christmas Craft Fair 2018

The Annual Art Ex Festival Christmas Craft Fair will take place at the Gordon Pinsent Centre for the Arts on Friday, November 30th at 12 ...

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