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How To Write Like A Nobel Laureate: Exploring The Techniques of Alice Munro

Alice Munro is a master of fiction, there’s no debating that. But what is the mechanism of the works’ genius? In this two-part workshop, discover some of Munro’s favourite techniques and use them to transform your own prose into vibrant and sophisticated masterpieces.

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  • May 3, 2017
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • May 7, 2017
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Earth Day: Repurposing Workshop

  Looking for an opportunity to be engaged in an inclusive milieu to create something beautiful and/or functional out of “garbage” or found items?  All people are welcome to offer and receive inspiration on Saturday, April 22, 2017 between 11:00 and 2:00. Items with potential, as well as basic supplies will be provided.  Leave the workshop with a […]

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Painting in Watercolours: An Exploration of Colour, Composition and Creativity

Are you thrilled to find yourself surrounded by an explosion of spring colour and growth? If you’re motivated to capture these colours with your paints and brushes through the exciting medium of Watercolours, please join me for “Painting in Watercolours – An exploration of colour, composition and creativity.”

The focus of this course will be the effective use of colour and colour combinations.

Watercolour artist Roberta Mauel will guide you through a series of exercises and paintings to assist in understanding the nuances of colour theory.   Using watercolour techniques such as ‘wet in wet’, washes, warm vs. cool colour and complementary colour combinations, a variety of floral, still-life and landscape motifs will be covered.

Note: There is a supply list for this class. Download list here.

Dates: May 6, 13, 20 & 27 2017
Times: 10am – 1pm
Instructor: Roberta Mauel
Cost: $100

Questions? Email us at theartsbuilding@gmail.com

Class registration is open until 24 hours prior to the start of the event. Register today by cheque or credit card using the form below to reserve your spot. (Credit card transactions are done through PayPal but you do not need a PayPal account to use it.


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