Upcoming PLAYshops and Sales
Please note: All art PLAYshops and retreats require pre-registration (unless it is a “drop in” event). Unless otherwise noted, register by phone (306) 333-4501, text (306) 331-9719 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. If a deposit is required to confirm registration, e-transfers are accepted to the e-mail address above or cheques can be mailed to Box 128, Abernethy, Sask. S0A 0A0 are all accepted gratefully. NEW: There is a sliding scale for PLAYshops that I host- you can pay from $0 to the stated cost. Please let me know if you want to use the sliding scale when you register.
Fearless Watercolours for Beginners Saturday, January 18 from 10 until 4 Qu’Appelle Valley Centre for the Arts
A great way to start your New Year – by trying something new. This introductory day encourages you to explore, to play, and to discover the wonders of watercolours – all while learning some basic techniques. Read more here….
A Winter’s Day at Kerry Farm Sun. Jan. 26 from 10 until 4
Come and explore the beauty and wonder of Kerry Farm in winter with me…and together we will respond artistically. Ages 10 and up. Read more here….
“Have a Heart” Skating Party at Kerry Farm tentatively planned for Sunday, February 9th
An annual event to skate, create valentines, and write letters to politicians to support Cindy Blackstock and the Child and Caring Society as they continue to educate us about their work to ensure that First Nations children receive the same level of care as other Canadian children.
In the Deep Heart of Winter – A Three Day Retreat at the Qu’Appelle House of Prayer Feb 21 – Feb 23, 2020
A time of quiet to work with our hands, to consider how hands and heart connect and to experience the “deep heart” of winter. Read more here…
Befriending Wildflowers: An Art Retreat Annually in early July
Come and join us for a time of being quietly nurtured by the hills, meadows and beautiful surroundings at the Qu’Appelle House of Prayer. This retreat time allows you to focus on the prairie wildflowers that are abundant at this time of year. Using a variety of exercises to enable us to “really see” wildflowers, we will use our art practice as a way of getting to know wildflowers better. No previous experience needed – just curiousity and openness. “Nobody sees a flower – really – it is so small it takes time – we haven’t time – and to see takes time, like to have a friend takes time.” Georgia O’Keefe Read more…..
Explorations in Art (and Nature) is an ongoing offering.
Explorations in Art (and Nature) is a one on one or very small group offering which combines creating art in Sue’s studio with time spent exploring the great outdoors. Read more….