Come out and join Visual Arts Brampton for Culture Days! Once again we are proud to participate in this weekend of celebrating culture in Ontario with free events from Friday September 29 to Sunday October 1 for the entire family.
All materials for the projects are provided, and no artistic experience is required. The events will take place at several venues around the city. Visit the Culture Days website to see all of our activities, or check them out below:
Brampton Culture Days Launch
Friday September 29, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Location: Sid Manser Park (Creditview Road and Steeles Avenue)
Brampton launches Culture Days and celebrates the 200th anniversary of the Churchville Community with a Public Art Ribbon-Cutting Party. Opening of "The River That Drew Me Here" sculpture and Art in the Park activities.
@Brampton Library: Watercolour Painting Demonstration
Saturday September 30, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: Brampton Library, Four Corners Branch
Master watercolour artist Zan Barrage presents an exciting watercolour painting demonstration. Participants will learn how they can make colours dance and paintings burst with expression using simple techniques.
Explore Pastel Drawing
Saturday September 30, 3:00 PM to 3:45 PM & 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Location: Mount Pleasant Village Community Centre
Join artist Filomena Kandola as she teaches an exciting pastel drawing lesson. Participants will learn basic techniques such as how they can blend colours and overlay to produce a vibrant pastel painting.
@Brampton Library: Tape Resist Painting for Kids
Sunday October 1, 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: Brampton Library, Mount Pleasant Branch
Sunday October 1, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Location: Brampton Library, South Fletcher's Branch
Join in on this fun painting activity for kids! Using tape and tempera paint, participants will create a colourful piece of art they can personalize with their own initials or a favourite pattern.