Workshops

Upcoming


Professional Development for Artists: Yukon Permanent Art Collection Info Session

with Veronica Verkley

Everything you wanted to know about the Yukon Permanent Art Collection… and how to apply!

Join local artist Veronica Verkley for a discussion on everything you’ve ever wondered about the Yukon Permanent Art Collection. See highlights from the collection and hear the stories behind the artwork. Find out about the collections history, where you can see the artwork on display, and how submitting your work will benefit you as an artist. Everyone is welcome – this session will include a Q&A and resources for preparing applications will be available.

Date: Thursday, November 29th

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: KIAC Ballroom

Cost: Free!

Yukon Permanent Art Collection: The works purchased for the collection are selected by a volunteer organization, the Friends of the Yukon Permanent Art Collection. This non-profit society strives to ensure that the collection contains quality works suitable for a public collection, which are of relative importance and relevance to Yukon and are unique. http://www.foypac.ca/

Veronica Verkley: Veronica Verkley is a director on the board of the Friends of Yukon Permanent Art Collection society (FOYPAC). FOYPAC is a non-profit, charitable society whose mandate is to develop the Yukon Permanent Art Collection and encourage and promote Yukon visual art. They select works purchased for the collection each year and strive to ensure that the collection contains quality and unique works that are of relative importance and relevance to Yukon.

 

 

 

 

 

To register, call KIAC at 993-5005 or stop by the office, Monday to Friday, 9 to 5. Registration is free!


Hand Embroidery for the Holidays

with Jody Beaumont

Learn basic hand embroidery stitches and techniques and create your own embroidered felt holiday garlands and ornaments.

Dates and Time: Sunday, December 2nd, 1-5pm

Cost: $39 KIAC Member/ $42 Non-member

Location: KIAC Classroom

Age: Adult

Skill Level: All levels

Supplies: Provided

To register, call KIAC at 993-5005 or stop by the office, Monday to Friday, 9 to 5. Payment is required at time of registration.


Holiday Linocut Cards with Rian Lougheed-Smith

Get into the holiday spirit by creating your own linocut cards. Participants will learn to carve a lino block of their own design then print it onto a set of 10 cards and envelopes.

Date: Thursday, November 22nd

Time: 6:00-9:00pm

Location: KIAC Classroom

Cost: $38 KIAC Member/ $42 Non-member

Age: Adult

Skill Level: All levels

Supplies: provided

To register, call KIAC at 993-5005 or stop by the office, Monday to Friday, 9 to 5. Payment is required at time of registration.


 

Hand Building Pottery Basics

with Philomène Campeau

Through this course students will learn basic methods of construction and decoration of hand built pottery. Techniques covered will include slab building, coil method, pinch method and a variety of surface application methods. Students will also learn how to glaze their pieces to create a finished product to take home.

Dates and Time: Sunday, November 25th 2:00-5:00pm

Tuesday, November 27th 6:00-9:00pm

Tuesday, December 11th 6:00-9:00pm

Cost: $100 KIAC Member/ $110 Non-member

Age: Adult

Skill Level: All levels

Supplies: provided

To register, call KIAC at 993-5005 or stop by the office, Monday to Friday, 9 to 5. Payment is required at time of registration.


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