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Wooden Sign Workshop
Fri Jan 24
Madawaska Coffee, 19578 Opeongo Line, Barry's Bay
6 to 8 pm
$30 - $50 per person

An evening of coffee & Creativity!

Limited space available.

Please contact Mad Valley Signs on facebook to reserve your spot & choose your design

Signs come primed and framed and all supplies will be provided.

Pop-Up Painting Workshop at the Heartwood
Sat Feb 8
Heartwood Restaurant, Combermere
2 pm
$40 at the door

Learn step-by-step how to paint a gorgeous winter landscape inspired by Lawren Harris from the Group of Seven. Participants will work with acrylic on canvas - all supplies included! Complimentary milk & cookies will also be provided by The Heartwood.

This workshop is geared towards kids age 6 and up, but adults are welcome to register as well. :) Cost: $40
Instructed by Emily McPhee, BFA

Register online: or call/text: 613-559-0394

Valentine's Day Card Workshop
Tue Feb 11
Opeongo Seniors Centre, Downstairs
noon to 2 pm
$2 per card

Create your own card.
To register, please contact the office at 613-756-0723
Limited Space

Lunch - Homemade chilli and buns with dessert - $5

The Handmade Feast
Fri Jan 10

We set the table for...

Art Installation

Curator Anya Gansterer is working with artists Andrew Trull, Lydia Vanderstall, Eva Gallagher, Zosia Kosinski, Theresa Prince, Joyce Lorbetskie, Catherine Bloskie, Talli Chaimovitz, Tanya Lyons and Shirley Murphy to create an art installation based on "setting the table"


Pottery with Eva Gallagher

Session 1: Oct. 8 ~ 1 - 3 pm - Killaloe Friendship Club

Learn how to hand-build a dinner plate and salad bowl

Session 2: Tuesday, Nov. 5 ~ 1 - 3 pm, Killaloe Friendship Club

Be guided in decorating your dinner plate and salad bowl. Eva will fire your creations after both sessions

Weaving with Shirley Murphy

Friday, Nov. 22 ~ 1 - 3 pm - Opeongo Seniors Centre

You will learn the fundamentals of weaving on a loom

Altered Glassware with Tanya Lyons

Wed. Dec. 4 ~ 2 to 4 pm, North Street community Centre

Rain date: Wed. Dec. 11

Learn how to alter glassware by engraving, sandblasting and acid etching

Kashubian Embroidery with Zosia Kosinski,Theresa Prince, Joyce Lorbetckie and Catherine Bloskie

Fri. Jan. 10 ~ 1 to 3 pm - Opeongo Seniors Centre

Use Kashubian embroidery techniques to create a napkin

Candle-making with Talli Chaimovitz

Tues. Feb. 11 ~ 1 - 3 pm, Palmer Rapids Community Centre
Rain date: Tues. Feb. 18

Learn how to make dipped beeswax candles

Mixed Media Collage with Jude Crossland and Jennifer Bennet Pond

Fri. Mar. 6 ~ 1 - 4 pm Killaloe Friendship Club

Use mixed media collage techniques to create a placemat. With your permission we will scan your artwork and turn it into a placemat for the community meal.

The Handmade Feast

Saturday, Mar. 29 - North Street Community Centre

The community is invited to attend a meal and the revealing of We set the table installation.

The meal will be inspired by favourite recipes collected from project participants. this event will include musical entertainment and decorations created by project participants

To register, contact Anya -613-633-1236,

These workshops are open to everyone. People over the age of 60 are given priority.

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