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Our Creative Space plays host to a variety of awesome community events & workshops. Since opening in 2016 we have hosted more than 200 workshops including, calligraphy, weaving, screen printing, hand lettering,  embroidery, macrame, seaglass art & lino-stamping. New projects are added often, and every effort is made to keep listings up to date. If an event you are interested in has sold out, contact the instructor and ask to be kept informed on the next date or follow us on social media @trainyardstore for updates!

Please note: All workshop registrations & payments happen directly with the workshop instructors- details vary and are included in the listings below.  Please read each workshop instructors terms & conditions before registering and contact them with any questions.

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*Please note we don’t offer our space for kids birthday parties at this time*

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Introduction To Brush Calligraphy

21 September @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


**This date has sold out, watch for more dates to be added for the Fall of 2019 & Winter of 2020

Learn the art of modern brush calligraphy with Calligraphy by Amy!

Learn the necessary techniques to get started with modern brush calligraphy! In this beginner level workshop 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! No experience needed, and all supplies will be provided!

* Tickets are non-refundable.


21 September
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Amy McMullen


The Trainyard General Store
53 Portland Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y1H1 Canada
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