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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February 2019

Make Your Own Hand Lettered Greeting Cards with Janelle Letters

2 February @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Trainyard General Store, 53 Portland Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y1H1 Canada
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$55

*Sold Out* SECOND DATE COMING SOON! Are you always rushing to buy a greeting card before an event? Come and join me for Hand Lettering Basics where you'll learn the skills you need to letter your own personalized cards! *No pretty handwriting or lettering experience needed. This workshop was designed for compete beginners* YOU'LL LEARN: - how to hand letter - exercises to build your skills - lettering styles (including "faux calligraphy") - how to take an idea to a…

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Small Business Café

26 February @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Woodlawn Public Library, 31 Eisner Blvd
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2W 0J1 Canada
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Meet, learn, and share your experiences and challenges with other small business owners. Our special guests for our inaugural meet up are Kimberley Dares & Jason MacDonald, co-owners of The Trainyard General Store.

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March 2019

Introduction To Brush Calligraphy With Calligraphy By Amy

2 March @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Trainyard General Store, 53 Portland Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y1H1 Canada
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$45

Learn the necessary techniques to get started with modern brush calligraphy with Calligraphy By Amy. 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.   

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Introduction To Tapestry Weaving Workshop *SOLD OUT*

9 March @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Trainyard General Store, 53 Portland Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y1H1 Canada
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$95

Join Mary Anne Donovan, the House of Woolly Thyme weaver, for an afternoon of craft and creativity at Trainyard General Store. In this 5 hour workshop, you will learn to create a one of a kind handwoven wall tapestry, introducing you to the wonderful world of modern weaving. All materials will be provided, including an array of natural fibres in beautiful colour tones and textures. At the end of the class, you will have a completed tapestry to add to your…

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