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 Leslie from paperbacklife as she demonstrates papermarbling techniques and shares a wide selection of her handcrafted books & garlands! Kristy, of Kristy Sanders Designs will be sharing techniques for creating sewn rope baskets! Both demonstrations are free to attend, with the option to purchase!Find out more »
This workshop is SOLD OUT! If new dates, or projects are added they will be added to the calendar! Emily created this workshop because this summer she was selling Matcha Bars at her bootcamps and they became so popular she couldn't keep up the production! Matcha bars are healthy and filling grab and go snack that actually tastes ridiculously AMAZING (unlike many store bought bars out there!). In this workshop you will learn about all the healthy ingredients in her bars…Find out more »
Get your stitch on! This series of workshops focuses on learning how to make a different style of book every session. In an evening, you’ll learn the steps involved, the materials required, and the enjoyment to be had in making your own creative books.All materials are provided, bring yourself and have fun! The starting session of this series will introduce you into the very basics of bookmaking. After learning the steps involved, we’ll experiment with individualizing and testing out the…Find out more »
As part of Nocturne 2017: Vish of Assembly of Ink will be demonstrating Ink & Water art techniques- creating one of a kind ink prints! Free to observe with option to design your own print for purchase! See an example here: https://www.instagram.com/p/BLliPDzgdBg/embed/?autoplay=1 Chelsea of Halifax Henna will be offering a variety of Henna designs! Free, tips appreciated. Try needlefelting with Rita of The Lunenburg Makery! Free to try with option to purchase take home kits to continue felting at home!Find out more »
Join artist Sarah Jane Gilks for a Seascape Acrylic Painting Workshop. Sarah Jane offers step by step instructions to help you create a beautiful seascape painting. Register directly with Sarah Jane: firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
Get your stitch on! This series of workshops focuses on learning how to make a different style of book every session. In an evening, you’ll learn the steps involved, the materials required, and the enjoyment to be had in making your own creative books.All materials are provided, bring yourself and have fun! The last installment of this series covers the most popular and well-used book of the set: the sketchbook. In the space of 2.5 hours, we’ll learn what’s involved…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 »