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Henri Matisse & Collage

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Henri Matisse & Collage

20 January 2021, 3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Join us as we use our imaginations to create a stunning collage. In this workshop, kids will be introduced to abstract art and Henri Matisse, learning about collage and transforming real-life objects into colourful and abstract representations.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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Impressionism & Colour

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Impressionism & Colour

27 January 2021, 3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Let's explore a world of colour as kids are introduced to impressionism and artists such as Claude Monet. This workshop will include a colouring activity teaching blending and shading colours to capture a landscape scene outside our windows or in our imaginations.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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Cubism & Picasso

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Cubism & Picasso

3 February 2021, 3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Join us as we explore images through shapes! Kids will be introduced to the cubism movement and artists such as Pablo Picasso as we create abstract “fragmented" drawings, turning the ordinary extraordinary. The second-half of the workshop will include stories connecting to the theme of the day.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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Seika Boye Talk

Seika Boye Talk

Thursday 4 February 2021, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Talks & Events

Dance artist and scholar Seika Boye will reflect on Senga Nengudi's exhibition Hourglass alongside her own research in Blackness, movement histories and the archive. She will share her own writing on working between disciplines, artistic practices, and motherhood.

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Pop Art!

Oakville Public Library Little Artists Series
Pop Art!

10 February 2021, 3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Zip! Zap! Boom! This workshop will introduce artists such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and Keith Haring while exploring the pop art movement and style as we create comic-like drawings. The second-half of the workshop will include stories connecting to the theme of the day.

  • Ages 4 to 7
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Virtual Exhibition Tour

Virtual Exhibition Tour

Thursday 25 February 2021, 6:30 pm–7:30 pm Talks & Events

Join us on Thursday February 25 at 6:30 pm over Zoom for a virtual exhibition tour led by Oakville Galleries' Assistant Curator, Theresa Wang.

  • All Ages
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Online Family Art Workshop: Sustainable Dye

Online Family Art Workshop: Sustainable Dye

Sunday 7 March 2021, 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Upcoming

Come join digital textile artist and educator, Khadija Aziz for a free art workshop. Using everyday pantry materials within your home such as tea, coffee, blueberries and turmeric, participants will learn how to create their own sustainable and natural dyes while following the Shibori tie-dyeing technique.

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All Ages Online Workshop: Yarn Painting

All Ages Online Workshop: Yarn Painting
All Ages Online Workshop: Yarn Painting

Cost for workshop only Upcoming
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All Ages Online Workshop: Yarn Painting

All Ages Online Workshop: Yarn Painting
All Ages Online Workshop: Yarn Painting

Cost for workshop and materials Upcoming
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