is a weekend festival featuring exciting, educational and enlightening visual-arts experiences for all.

Workshops

Sept 29
Watercolour Batik with Jane Sasonow-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 28
Drawing with White Charcoal on Black paper with Craig Goudie

This workshop will be an exploration of drawing techniques and approaches which Ifind very suited to the medium of white charcoal. I have found these techniques to bevery constructive when I work in other drawing and painting media, as well. I bel...

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Sept 29
Acrylic painting with Christine Benjamin

The image for this workshop was taken in August along the Rabbit Trail in the Corduroy Brook conservation area. It was a gorgeous late summers day with marshland filled with cattails  and wildflowers. I worked in acrylics for this painting because...

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Sept 28
Art and Yoga with Karyn Rowsell

Our session begins with a short meditation and yoga warm up sequence, then the paints will flow! We'll create a piece of abstract art by layering colours and textures, taking a break to stretch and breathe in between. Instruction on yoga and diffe...

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Sept 29
Working with pastels with Robert Lodge

Participants will be instructed in the use of pastels to create an image. They will be introduced to pastels and how they are used, techniques and colour theory. Each participant will complete their image while following the directions of the inst...

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Sept 26-27
Introduction to printmaking with Audrey Feltham

This workshop is designed for CNVAS members who intend to use the etching press. Thefirst ½ day will be a review of press procedures including:1. how to set the pressure2. how to ensure the pressure is correct for your matrix3. how to straighten t...

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Sept 28
Printmaking: Prospectus Gum Arabic workshop with Audrey Feltham

  This workshop is a ½ day workshop and is designed as an introductory workshop in a lithographic print medium which can be done using an etching press.  The method of printing is suitable for both paper and textile. This is a relatively simple ...

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Sept 28
Silk Painting workshop with Jane Sasonow-White

Instructor and artist, Jane Sasanow-White: Jane will take participants through the process of creating and painting an image on silk fabric. The process can be very fluid or structured and you can create some amazing images that can show off your...

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Sept 28
Mixed Media workshop for Kids and Youth with Lynda Nadeau-Petrie

  Mixed Media Workshop for children withInstructor: Lynda Nadeau-PetrieThis mixed media  workshop will consist of the study of tree leaves, their shapes, lines , textures and colours. These  leaf qualities will be expressed in both oil pastels an...

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Register for the Art Ex Festival Corporation weekend of visual-arts workshops Sept. 26 to 29, 2019

Art Ex Festival Corp would like to remind all potential workshop participants that they only have about a week and a half to register for...

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  • Calendar Aug 21, 2019
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Fine-Arts and Crafts Expo and Christmas Craft Fair

The Volunteer Directors of Art Ex Festival Corporation wish to advise all vendors and patrons that the Fine-Arts and Crafts Expo and the ...

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  • Calendar Mar 28, 2019
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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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