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Movement and Long Exposure Photography: Art Fundamentals with Julia Carr and Meghan Goodman

Movement and Long Exposure Photography: Art Fundamentals with Julia Carr and Meghan Goodman

We kicked off 2015 with an Art Fundamentals session packed with luminescent experiments and discoveries.

 

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Mind Craft: Art Fundamentals with Lori Sherritt-Flemming

Mind Craft: Art Fundamentals with Lori Sherritt-Flemming

On the second Saturday of December, artist Lori Sherritt-Flemming facilitated an engaging session as part of the Art Fundamentals creative learning series for teachers and artists. Mind Craft: Innovative Word Play, Poetic Forms and Story Starters for Inspired, Improvised and Improved Writing, was definitely a workshop packed with practical resources and as multi-layered as the title sounds.

 

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Transferring Everyday Objects into Art: Art Fundamentals with Julie McIntyre

Transferring Everyday Objects into Art: Art Fundamentals with Julie McIntyre

Last Saturday we were excited to welcome a committed group of teachers and artists to the launch of our first workshop in the Art Fundamentals creative learning series: Transferring Everyday Objects into Art with artist Julie McIntyre.

 

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The Places You'll Build: An Arts Integration Professional Development Event for BC Teachers

The Places You'll Build: An Arts Integration Professional Development Event for BC Teachers

Friday, October 24, 2014 was a province-wide Pro-D day here in British Columbia, and ArtStarts in Schools was proud to present programming for educators at The Places You'll Build, an arts integration professional development event for elementary and secondary teachers held at the ArtStarts Gallery and Resource Centre in downtown Vancouver. The event tied into artwork on display at the brand new exhibition at the ArtStarts Gallery, Dwellings: From Seabeds to Cityscapes, which was just opened to the public that day.

 

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Celebrating the Opening of Dwellings!

Celebrating the Opening of Dwellings!

We are excited to open our doors to a new exhibition of young people''s art at the ArtStarts Gallery! Dwellings: From Seabeds to Cityscapes explores the many ways in which Kindergarten to Grade 12 students from across British Columbia have reflected on their immediate surroundings and examined the concept of dwelling—in both human and natural worlds.

 

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