Artist Talk with Heather Benning
Apr
26
7:00 pm19:00

Artist Talk with Heather Benning

Join us to hear 2019 Travelling Mentor Heather Benning discuss her dynamic art practice. This event is free and everyone is welcome!

Local studio visits will be conducted during Heather’s visit to the area. Are you an artist in the Estevan area looking for feedback in your studio? Do you want to discuss your work with a professional who understands the challenges and rewards of working in rural Saskatchewan? Artists working in all media are invited to schedule a free, private studio visit with Heather Benning. Spots are limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis.

Please contact CARFAC SASK for more information or to arrange a visit: carfac2@sasktel.net.

With thanks to the Saskatchewan Arts Board, SaskCulture, and the Visions Art Guild.

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Artist Talk with Heather Benning
May
24
7:00 pm19:00

Artist Talk with Heather Benning

Join us to hear 2019 Travelling Mentor Heather Benning discuss her dynamic art practice. This event is free and everyone is welcome!

Local studio visits will be conducted during Heather’s visit to the area. Are you an artist in the Prince Albert area looking for feedback in your studio? Do you want to discuss your work with a professional who understands the challenges and rewards of working in rural Saskatchewan? Artists working in all media are invited to schedule a free, private studio visit with Heather Benning. Spots are limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis.

Please contact the Mann Art Gallery for more information or to arrange a visit: educator@mannartgallery.ca.

With thanks to the Saskatchewan Arts Board, SaskCulture, and the Mann Art Gallery.

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The Art of Framing Art I & II - Free Full Day Session - Regina
May
25
9:30 am09:30

The Art of Framing Art I & II - Free Full Day Session - Regina

Hosted by Heather Cline and CARFAC SK

Art Gallery of Regina - Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre, 2420 Elphinstone St. Regina

Join Heather Cline for this free workshop to learn about framing your art! Heather has years of experience as a professional artist and framing her work, and you'll be able to benefit from it in this one day workshop.

The morning session includes a brief historical tour of general framing style and methods, with a spotlight on some contemporary framing strategies. This session also includes the demonstration of a simple method for matting small-scale artworks on paper and how to properly hinge mount a work.

The afternoon session features approaches to framing works on panel and canvas. This session also includes the demonstration of how to properly prepare a wood panel and a simple shadow box method for framing small-scale works on paper and panel.

Participates will receive a detailed guide with information on additional resources.

Participants are encouraged to ask questions regarding their own framing dilemmas.

This full day workshop will include a 45 min lunch break, so bring a bagged lunch.

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Artist Talk with Heather Benning
Apr
5
7:00 pm19:00

Artist Talk with Heather Benning

Join us to hear 2019 Travelling Mentor Heather Benning discuss her dynamic art practice. This event is free and everyone is welcome!

Local studio visits will be conducted during Heather’s visit to the area. Are you an artist in the La Ronge area looking for feedback in your studio? Do you want to discuss your work with a professional who understands the challenges and rewards of working in rural Saskatchewan? Artists working in all media are invited to schedule a free, private studio visit with Heather Benning. Spots are limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis.

Please contact the La Ronge Arts Council for more information or to arrange a visit: larongeart@gmail.com

With thanks to the Saskatchewan Arts Board, SaskCulture, and the La Ronge Arts Council.

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The Art of Framing Art - Full day workshop - Weyburn
Mar
23
9:30 am09:30

The Art of Framing Art - Full day workshop - Weyburn

The Art of Framing Art - Full day workshop with Heather Cline

March 2rd 2019 - 9:30 AM – 4 PM

Signal Hill Arts Centre Weyburn

424-10th Ave SE, Weyburn, Saskatchewan

The Art of Framing Art I & II - Full Day Session

The morning session includes a brief historical tour of general framing style and methods, with a spotlight on some contemporary framing strategies. We will then get down to some practical considerations, including: framing aesthetics, archival concerns, weighing economy and expertise, and finally some simple how-to.This session also includes the demonstration of a simple method for matting small-scale artworks on paper and how to properly hinge mount a work.

The afternoon session features approaches to framing works on panel and canvas. Including: an overview of painting on panels & information on various approaches to painting on canvas.This session also includes the demonstration of how to properly prepare a wood panel and a simple shadow box method for framing small-scale works on paper and panel.

Participates will receive a detailed guide with information on additional resources.

Participants are encouraged to ask questions regarding their own framing dilemmas.

This full day workshop will include a 45 min lunch break, so bring a bagged lunch.

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Artist Talk with Heather Benning
Mar
17
2:00 pm14:00

Artist Talk with Heather Benning

Join us to hear 2019 Travelling Mentor Heather Benning discuss her dynamic art practice. This event is free and everyone is welcome!

Local studio visits will be conducted during Heather’s visit to the area. Are you an artist in the Yorkton area looking for feedback in your studio? Do you want to discuss your work with a professional who understands the challenges and rewards of working in rural Saskatchewan? Artists working in all media are invited to schedule a free, private studio visit with Heather Benning. Spots are limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis.

Please contact the Godfrey Dean Art Gallery for more information or to arrange a visit: gdag@sasktel.net | 306-786-2992

With thanks to the Saskatchewan Arts Board, SaskCulture, and the Godfrey Dean Art Gallery.

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Workshop with Heather Benning
Mar
2
to 3 Mar

Workshop with Heather Benning

Moldmaking with Heather Benning • Ready-Made Multiples From An Altered Object

This workshop presents an opportunity to learn puzzle-piece mold making to create multiples. Completed molds will be cast in resin (plastic) or hydrostone, depending on the sculpture you wish to create. Casting materials and tools will be supplied. No previous experience necessary.

The workshop is FREE. A $20 deposit will be charged at registration to hold your spot and refunded at the workshop. Bring a bagged lunch.

For more information, contact the Art Gallery of Swift Current at 306-778-2736.

With thanks to the Saskatchewan Arts Board, Sask Culture, and the Art Gallery of Swift Current.



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Saskatoon Workshop
Sep
27
7:00 pm19:00

Saskatoon Workshop

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CANADA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS IS OFFERING 2 INFORMATION SESSIONS IN SASKATCHEWAN THIS MARCH

Saskatoon - Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at AKA artist-run

You will have the opportunity to:   
•    learn about programs at the Canada Council
•    get advice on how to prepare an Explore and Create grant application
•    understand how applications are assessed

RSVP AND INFORMATION
DIANE BOND, PROGRAM OFFICER
EXPLORE AND CREATE
1-800-263-5588 (TOLL-FREE) EXT. 5211
DIANE.BOND@CANADACOUNCIL.CA

INFO Here.

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Copyright for Artists
Sep
24
1:00 pm13:00

Copyright for Artists

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*FREE to all* 

Instructor: Grant McConnell

Saturday February 24th, 1:00 – 3:30 pm at Hues Art Supply, 1818 Lorne Ave, Saskatoon

Copyright for visual artists is complex and can seem confusing. This workshop outlines the fundamentals of copyright and best practices for its management in relation to your creative output.

Please pre-register. Call 306-653-1900 or email hues.celeste@sasktel.net.

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Peter Morin Artist Talk TONIGHT!
May
28
7:00 pm19:00

Peter Morin Artist Talk TONIGHT!

Peter Morin is a Tahltan Nation artist, curator, and educator. In his artistic practice and curatorial work, Morin’s research investigates the impacts that occur between indigenous cultural-based practices and western settler colonialism. In addition to his object making and performance-based practice, Morin has curated exhibitions at the Museum of Anthropology, Western Front, Bill Reid Gallery, and Burnaby Art Gallery. Morin joined the Visual and Aboriginal Arts Faculty at Brandon University in 2014.

Today 7 PM · Aka artist run centre · Saskatoon
This talk is FREE and open to all. Light refreshments will be provided.

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SCC Workshop
May
2
to 16 May

SCC Workshop

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For more info or to purchase tickets: 

https://www.picatic.com/PreparingGallerySubmission2018

  • Leader: Michael Peterson (Void Gallery)
  • Tickets: $75 general / $60 SCC and CARFAC members and students + service fees
  • Location: Void Gallery, 312 Ave B South, Saskatoon, SK
  • Be prepared to work on your own submission to a gallery of your choosing

In this three-week course Michael Peterson, Gallery Director for Void Gallery, will take participants through the process of preparing a gallery submission. Michael will begin by discussing the different types of galleries that exist (from public to artist-run to commercial) and the different forms of artistic production they support, helping each participant research galleries suitable for their work. Participants will prepare a gallery submission for at least one of these galleries, including writing a cover letter and exhibition statement and developing a portfolio of images.

This course is intended for artists of all skill levels who want to refine their professional practices or improve their creative business skills. It is suitable for early-career artists learning new techniques or experienced artists who would like to receive support and feedback throughout processes they have been undertaking for years.

Part of the Saskatchewan Craft Council's "Professional Practices for Artists" program developed with the support of Void Gallery.

Sponsored by Saskatchewan Craft Council, VOID, and Creative Saskatchewan.

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You're Invited: Regina
Mar
29
4:30 pm16:30

You're Invited: Regina

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CANADA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS IS OFFERING 2 INFORMATION SESSIONS IN SASKATCHEWAN THIS MARCH

Regina - Thursday, March 29, 2018, 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm at Dunlop Art Gallery/Regina Public Library Central Library, Film Theatre

You will have the opportunity to:   
•    learn about programs at the Canada Council
•    get advice on how to prepare an Explore and Create grant application
•    understand how applications are assessed

RSVP AND INFORMATION
DIANE BOND, PROGRAM OFFICER
EXPLORE AND CREATE
1-800-263-5588 (TOLL-FREE) EXT. 5211
DIANE.BOND@CANADACOUNCIL.CA

INFO Here.

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You're Invited: Saskatoon
Mar
27
7:00 pm19:00

You're Invited: Saskatoon

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CANADA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS IS OFFERING 2 INFORMATION SESSIONS IN SASKATCHEWAN THIS MARCH

Saskatoon - Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at AKA artist-run

You will have the opportunity to:   
•    learn about programs at the Canada Council
•    get advice on how to prepare an Explore and Create grant application
•    understand how applications are assessed

RSVP AND INFORMATION
DIANE BOND, PROGRAM OFFICER
EXPLORE AND CREATE
1-800-263-5588 (TOLL-FREE) EXT. 5211
DIANE.BOND@CANADACOUNCIL.CA

INFO Here.

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Copyright for Artists
Feb
24
1:00 pm13:00

Copyright for Artists

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*FREE to all* 

Instructor: Grant McConnell

Saturday February 24th, 1:00 – 3:30 pm at Hues Art Supply, 1818 Lorne Ave, Saskatoon

Copyright for visual artists is complex and can seem confusing. This workshop outlines the fundamentals of copyright and best practices for its management in relation to your creative output.

Please pre-register. Call 306-653-1900 or email hues.celeste@sasktel.net.

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