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November Workshop & Art News

Passionate Artisans Birthday Bash 2015
Passionate Artisans celebrates it First Anniversary November 6 – 8th.

…from Cathie Hamilton

Its time to have some fun with encaustics.  This is the last workshop I will be offering as I am leaving NGB at the end of December. It’s so creative and such fun when we get together. I hope to work with you once more. I will be offering free supplies and lots of fun. Have fun with vibrant hot wax colours on board and encaustic iron and stylus on sealed card with a wide range of colours and creative ideas.

Encaustic Workshops

 Saturday Nov. 28 and/or Sunday Nov. 29 from 10-3. 

Just 120.00 for one day or 200.00 for two full days.

12 Cataraqui St., Studio 1, inside the red door.

Class size limit is 6 each day.

Hope to see you there!

Please let me know.

NGB Studio 1 Show & Sale

 Friday Nov. 20 from 5-9 pm
Saturday Nov. 21 from 10-4pm

12 Cataraqui St (inside the red door).

Original Art and cards; Jewelry by Cindy Johnson – rings, earrings, necklaces,Christmas ornaments in pewter, broaches;  Children’s books written and illustrated by Wallace Edwards ( winner of Governor General’s Award for literature);  Liz Schell ornamental furniture.

Lots do wonderful gift ideas!

Art supplies for sale:
art books, acrylic paints, brushes, 6 foot and 4 foot tables, flood lights, extension cords, some encaustic supplies, bin painting racks, heat gun, acrylic mediums, various papers, etc.  Tables, bin racks, heat gun, extension cords, encaustic supplies and flood lights are not available until after Nov. 29th.

Cathie Hamilton

cathie@kingston.net  613-530-2636


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Upcoming Events Oct/Nov

Events/workshops/shows…in no particular chronological order….

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Sat. and/or Sun. Nov. 1 and 2 from 10-4
At NGB Studio #1, 12 Cataraqui St. Kingston
Just 120.00 for one day or 200.00 for two full days.
All materials provided including hot wax colours, boards,
Encaustic iron, stylus, sealed card and colour blocks.
You can complete several works of art in just one day!

Contact: Cathie Hamilton, cathie@kingston.net

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Disfunctional City Council? Environmentalism? Civic Elections? Majority versus Individual?
It’s a small city in Norway, not Kingston.

Wednesday October 29th in support of The Kingston Prize and The Kingston School of Art.

info@kingstonprize.ca  613-544-6329

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at the Kingston School of Art. Wednesdays, 7pm

Wednesday November 5th is a Mail Chimp workshop presented by Carolyn Barnett….bring your laptops and bone up on sending out smart CASL compliant emails.

613-545-5986 carolyn@barnett-kits.com or http://www.ksoa.info/aboutcontact-us.html

Artists Round Table

Tuesday November 4th. 11am.  An informal coffee morning to discuss the business of art.
14 Richard Street (Portsmouth Village) 613-545-5986  carolyn@barnett-knits.com

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Workshops Upcoming

We have some workshops coming up in the next couple of months.

Encaustic Workshop   

Working with Encaustic

Working with Encaustic

Sat. Jan. 11 10am – 4pm
$120.00 for full day.  All materials provided

NGB Studio#1
12 Cataraqui St.

Learn to use an encaustic iron and stylus.  You will complete some of your own masterpieces to take home!

Contact:  Cathie Hamilton

Polymer Clay Workshop

Buttons and pins.

Buttons and pins.

Come and work with Polymer Clay to make buttons (fibre artists, sewers, knitters) decorations, pins…and learn the wonderful world of creating with this fun material.

February 15th 2014 10am – 4pm

$65 includes materials and a kit to take home.

Anwyn Yarn Studio, 105 Mowat Ave, Kingston
Contact: Meriel at info@anwynyarn.com or 613-766-1422





Felted Hat or Bag Workshop

Working with wool, water, soap, and physical action create a stylish hat…or bag. Turn fluffy wool roving into a firm felted shape and explore your fibre creativity

Hat Trio 3

February 22nd 2014 10am – 4pm

Anwyn Yarn Studio, 105 Mowat Ave, Kingston
Contact: Meriel at info@anwynyarn.com or 613-766-1422

Contact: info@anwynyarn.com or 613-766-1422

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