CALENDAR

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Jan
25
Thu
2018
SA Creates: Creating Repeat Patterns @ Scarborough Arts
Jan 25 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Creating Repeat Patterns is a two-hour workshop that will introduce participants to the subject of surface pattern design for fine art, printing and textiles. Participants will learn about different types of pattern, and explore various uses for repeat pattern in art and design. Participants will also create and test a unique pattern design of their own. No art, design, printing or textile experience is necessary to participate in this introductory workshop. Materials will be provided.

Feb
5
Mon
2018
SA Moves: Spirit of Africa @ The S.P.O.T (TPL - Malvern Branch)
Feb 5 @ 18:00 – 20:00

Spirit of Africa is a fun, exciting, and interactive workshop that uses dance movement, music and song to tell the story of the African people. Participants will learn about how the everyday lives of African people transfers through the arts, where examples of their daily activities, values and customs are portrayed. This workshop will consist of a series of movements, song and drum rhythms from different parts of West Africa, followed by a formal instruction of a traditional dance piece ending with a “cookup” where participants are able to freely express themselves. Participants should come ready to move and have fun!

Feb
22
Thu
2018
SA Writes: Zine-Building @ Scarborough Arts
Feb 22 @ 18:00 – 20:00

This Zine Building workshop will focus on making a community zine using traditional cut-and-paste style as well as digital print-outs. We’ll be exploring: layout and design, editing and proofreading stories, and assembling works for zines. By the end of the session the group will have developed a strong connection with the rest of the group and will have a copy of their zine to share with friends and family.

Mar
1
Thu
2018
Toronto Mural Archive Exhibit (Mural Routes) @ The Bluffs Gallery
Mar 1 – Mar 31 all-day
Mar
15
Thu
2018
SA Creates: Print a Fish @ Scarborough Arts
Mar 15 @ 18:00 – 20:00

This Print a Fish workshop will teach participants about the Japanese form of printing on rice paper with real fish. Participants will explore this creative form of printmaking using the body of a real fish to transfer the surface details of these unique creatures onto paper using ink and paint. Participants will also gain insight into the ecology of the Scarborough Bluffs and the environmental aspects of fish during this workshop.

Mar
21
Wed
2018
Mural Routes WALS Utility Box Murals @ Scarborough Arts
Mar 21 @ 18:00 – 20:30

This workshop provides participants with an overview of the utility box programs available in Toronto. Gain insight from experienced muralist Marg Cresswell including design tips and best practices of painting on utility boxes. Feel free to bring your in-process designs and application for critique.

Questions? Contact kyla@muralroutes.ca or 416 698 7995.

Mar
22
Thu
2018
The Scarborough Project Stage Management Workshop @ University of Toronto Scarborough
Mar 22 @ 16:00 – 18:00

The Scarborough Project invites you to a stage management workshop for secondary school and university students. This workshop will be led by Grace Phan-Nguyen who was the tireless and spirited stage manager of #theDonnellyProject in 2016. She has much to teach about stage managing large collaborative site-specific theatre projects.

RSVP: anne@tarragontheatre.com by March 10, 2018

SA Writes: Write Your Own Adventure Game @ Scarborough Arts
Mar 22 @ 18:00 – 20:00

This two-hour workshop will give participants the basic skills needed to create their very own choose your own adventure story through the medium of a video game. Games will be text based and participants will be led through story-boarding, planning, and working with the interactive program Twine to create their unique game. Participants will also learn the process of game testing through the other members of the group. Participants will be required to bring their own computers to the workshop and in an effort to maximize time spent in creation, participants will be asked to download the free game program Twine prior to the beginning of the workshop.

Mar
24
Sat
2018
The Art Guild of Scarborough Spring Art Show and Sale @ Centennial Community & Recreation Centre
Mar 24 @ 10:00 – 17:00

The Art Guild of Scarborough’s annual Spring Art Show and Sale returns on Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25, from 10 AM to 5 PM at the Centennial Community Centre!

See a diverse selection of over 300 works of art in oil, acrylic, watercolour, pastel, ink, mixed media, and sculpture created by over 70 artists and members from the Art Guild. All works are completely original and for sale at reasonable prices. Admission and parking are free!

Support your local artists and come out to the Art Guild of Scarborough’s Spring Art Show and Sale! 

Mar
25
Sun
2018
The Art Guild of Scarborough Spring Art Show and Sale @ Centennial Community & Recreation Centre
Mar 25 @ 10:00 – 17:00

The Art Guild of Scarborough’s annual Spring Art Show and Sale returns on Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25, from 10 AM to 5 PM at the Centennial Community Centre!

See a diverse selection of over 300 works of art in oil, acrylic, watercolour, pastel, ink, mixed media, and sculpture created by over 70 artists and members from the Art Guild. All works are completely original and for sale at reasonable prices. Admission and parking are free!

Support your local artists and come out to the Art Guild of Scarborough’s Spring Art Show and Sale! 



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