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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Heidi of Apricity Designs is back & excited to host a few seaglass workshops during the month of May! In this seaglass art workshop we'll be making these sweet fish scenes using genuine seaglass, sand, stones and shells. I’ll teach you the techniques of seaglass art and guide you through the creation of your own unique picture. Whether you are brand new to seaglass art or have some prior experience, this project will be lots of fun. All materials are…Find out more »
Join The Lunenburg Makery for another great needle felting workshop! -- People just cannot get enough of our needle felted sloth! Not that we can blame you, it's our number one selling kit. 🙂 If you're a total beginner felter don't let all the limbs intimidate you - our sloth comes together with easy shapes to help ensure success. You won't want to miss this class! All materials will be provided, no experience necessary. Register In Shop: 230 Lincoln Street, Old Town…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 »
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 firstname.lastname@example.org to register!Find out more »
Nocturne is our favourite night of the year and we are excited to be welcoming The Lunenburg Makery back for another year! We're also partnering with The Dart Gallery, as part of an extension of their Dart Night live painting nights! More details will be coming soon, and the full Nocturne schedule will be posted on the event website in early October. It's a great night to get out and explore on both sides of the harbour.Find out more »
Join Lyndsay from Coffee Cream Designs for a workshop covering the basics of watercolours. Learn how to properly mix colours, techniques for holding your brush, how to mix water and paint to produce desired effects, and get a chance to have all your questions answered in a fun and friendly environment. Finally use your new found skills to paint a potted plant! To register or for more information please email Lyndsay at email@example.com $40.00 (supplies included)Find out more »
King & North Chocolates will be joining us as part of the I Love Local Halifax City Harvest event! Learn more about King & North's awesome small batch chocolates on their instagram page. Get out and explore the awesome small businesses on both sides of the Harbour! More information and full schedule can be found on the I Love Local Halifax website, or via the Downtown Dartmouth Business Commission.Find out more »
I am so excited to present you with this painting class. Together we will be painting your furry (or scaley or feathery!) friends and learning helpful painting skills along the way. And of course it's will be super fun! To register please email me and send me a picture of your pet as I will pencil in an outline for you in preparation for the class! Space is limited and sign up EARLY to guarantee a spot!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 »
Learn watercolour techniques to create your own holiday cards, a great project for beginners or those experienced in using watercolours. Follow Sarah Jane Art on Instagram for updates! Space is limited, email Sarah Jane to reserve your spot!Find out more »