Our Creative Space is host to a variety of awesome community events & workshops! Past events have included: Demo Days, Food Crawls & Nocturne. Workshops have included: Seaglass Art, Jewellery Design, Screen Printing, Calligraphy & Lino-Stamping.
Workshop registration now happens directly with the workshop instructors- details vary and are included in all posts below.
Every effort is made to keep listings accurate & up-to-date. As new events are added they will be posted on our social media accounts.
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Join The Om for a free workshop exploring ways to use drawing to support mental health, well being and self-care. More details to come, follow @TheOmHalifax for updates! The Om’s Workshops are free of charge to attend, though registration is required to hold your space. Email email@example.com to register. A Little About The Om Arts Collective Our vision is to supply multi-disciplinary art resources to communities within HRM. The aim is teaching others how to use art and music as an…Find out more »
At this workshop you will learn how to make your own macrame wall hanging!! You can use the design shown in the photo or create a beautiful design of your own 😊 What you will get: -instruction on basic macrame knots -all materials required, including untreated 3-ply natural cotton rope & your choice of dowel, copper pipe or driftwood -illustrated guide with extra tips and resources -healthy snacks -great vibes!! The cost is $80. Pre registration is required as space…Find out more »
More details to come, follow @TheOmHalifax for updates! The Om’s Workshops are FREE of charge to attend, though registration is required to hold your space. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. A Little About The Om Arts Collective Our vision is to supply multi-disciplinary art resources to communities within HRM. The aim is teaching others how to use art and music as an outlet for self-expression and self-care. We understand that having access to and being involved with the arts is a luxury that not everybody has. Therefore,…Find out more »
Have you always wanted to create beautify embroidered goods? Come and learn the 10 most basic and beautiful embroidery stitches and leave with a fun sampler project to complete at home. No previous experience necessary, ages 16 to 116 welcome! Please email email@example.com to register!Find out more »
*This date is sold out but another will be added soon!* During this 2-hour workshop you will learn and practice 16+ different watercolour techniques that will help take your watercolouring skill to the next level. In addition you will not only take home new skills and helpful information, but you will also receive your own brush and palette set so you can continue to practice at home! All skill levels are welcome!Find out more »
Open City is a day when businesses in Halifax and Dartmouth join together to offer back door takeout, promotions and other special experiences to the community after the drudgery of Winter! Hosted & promoted by I Love Local Halifax. Halifax Henna will be in store offering 100% Natural Henna Tattoos! Henna tattoos will start at $5. Learn more about Halifax Henna here. Lavender & Sage Co. Self Care Stationary will be launching their 2018/2019 product line! Alycia will also be…Find out more »
Create your own one of a kind woven wall hanging in this 4 hour workshop that will introduce beginners to the wonderful world of tapestry weaving. All materials will be provided, including a beautiful array of natural fibres, yarns, and wool roving as well as a basic loom for you to take home and hone your newfound weaving skills. Topics covered in this workshop will include choosing mixed textures and fibres, warping your loom, weaving stitches (tabby weaving, rya knots,…Find out more »
Popular Intro to Brush Calligraphy workshops are back! Learn the necessary techniques to get started with modern brush calligraphy! We will talk about supplies, learn the basic strokes, and work on the lower & uppercase alphabet. You will be provided worksheets and a brush pen that you can take home to continue your practice! Please Note: Registration takes place directly with Amy.Find out more »
Make a chalkboard sign with Janelle Letters! Want to learn how to make fun hand lettered quotes like the ones you see on Instagram? Come and join us for Hand Lettering Basics where we will go through every step to creating a chalkboard sign you get to take home! This workshop is for complete beginners - no experience needed. YOU'LL LEARN: - the anatomy of a letter - creative exercises to warm up - different lettering styles (including "faux calligraphy")…Find out more »