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Art + Music Program – Mixed Media Experience – Saturday, March 23

March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Crescent Arts Centre Presents:

Art + Music Program – Mixed Media Experience

No art experience? Express yourself with collage. Experienced and want to experiment? Perfect for you!

Work with Sound Designer Grant Simpson to Create a Soundscape to go with your art piece.

Dates: February 17, March 23, and April 20th

Sign up for one or all three $20

Class Schedule

1:00 – 1:30pm:  Agree on a topic such as:

  • Gaining wisdom and confidence
  • The body ages
  • Loss
  • If I only knew then
  • The best thing at this age
  • Hopes and dreams

1:30 – 3:00pm: 

  • Create painting, drawing or collage that is inspired by the topic.

When you’ve completed your art you bring it to Grant & Tim and together we create some music/sounds that goes with the painting and words creating a multi-media presentation of your piece.

Outcome:  Grant and Tim will create/edit all the pieces together in an online video to be shared with the participants.   The art, words and soundscape will be created by the participants with the professional coaching on site.

Art Coach:  Sandi Howell
Music Coach:  Grant Simpson
Video/Tech:  Tim Osmond

Total time:  120 minutes
Limit of participants:  10 per class
Cost per class:  $20.00 or Pay What You Can.

Dates:   (Sign up for one or all three)

  • Saturday 17 Feb  1:00-3:00
  • Saturday 23 March  1:00-3:00
  • Saturday 20 April  1:00-3:00

To register – please send an email to Sandi Howell at the email address below.

Please indicate the visual media you would like to use.
i.e., paint (watercolour or acrylic), collage, draw (pen/graphite/coloured pencil/or pastel)

This will help us plan the supplies.

Send an email to Sandi Howell at:  sandihowell@shaw.ca

This program made possible by the generous financial assistance from the New Horizon’s Fund and the fundamental support of the Crescent Fort Rouge United Church.


March 23
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm