Day: September 25, 2016

You’re Invited! Feast on the Fraser Paint Night

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Feast on the Fraser Paint & Sip Night
7:00-10:30pm     Wednesday, September 28
100 Braid St Studios, New Westminster

Tickets are on sale & space is limited!
Join us September 28th for our special edition Feast on the Fraser Paint & Sip Night. We are partnering with Central City Brewers & Distillers, The Fat Paint Company and a variety of other local merchants during Feast on the Fraser for an
unforgettable Made in New West night.

If you’ve ever wanted to know how to work with Fat Paint chalk paint our teacher will walk you step by step through the creation of a 6″ x 16″ wooden sign. We have a variety of some designs related to the history of drink in New West  as well as others like the birds on a wire family design above.  Or you can come up with your own!  You’ll learn how to use Fat Paint products to create a memorable and lasting piece that you’ll be happy to hang in your home.

The evening will take shape with carefully selected food and drink pairings by
Central City Brewers mixologist Christos and their chef Oliver:

1. Queensborough Gin Tasters paired with Gin Cured Salmon

2.Spring Into Gin Cocktail paired with Braised Short Rib

3. Perfect Gin and Tonic paired with Falafel Cakes

During the painting activity we’ll take a few breaks and guests will have the opportunity to tour our art studios and relax.
To finish off the evening we’ll be featuring:

Fratelli Bakery Biscotti
Cloud 9 Gluten-free Biscotti

Great Wall Tea Selection
Take Five Coffee

All materials & tools supplied and no painting experience is necessary.
$65

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Feast on the Fraser

We warmly invite you to The Dichotomy of Change Art Show Opening Reception

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We warmly invite you to

The Dichotomy of Change Art Show Opening Reception
October 8   5-7pm
Anvil Centre
777 Columbia St
New Westminster, BC

The Dichotomy of Change Show - Anvil Centre

 

 

Spring Break Art Classes for Kids at 100 Braid St

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Week 1 Mornings 9am-Noon
Canadian Artists Week
Morning classes during the first week of Spring Break will help children get to know five different Canadian artists. They will work with a variety of mediums and learn about the styles of individual artists, their passions and even how to take care of the environment as we reuse and recycle materials into art.
Monday – Ted Harrison
Tuesday – Bill Reid
Wednesday – Tom Thomson
Thursday – Emily Carr
Friday – Alex Colville

Week 1 Afternoons 1pm-4pm
Techniques & Mediums
Each afternoon of our Spring Break classes give children an opportunity to try out different types of art techniques, processes or mediums. This week they will have opportunity to try stamping, block printing, collage, water colours, painting on 3D surfaces and more.
Monday – Stamping & Block Printing
Tuesday – Collage
Wednesday – Clay
Thursday – Water Colours
Friday – Painting on Rocks

 

Week 2 Mornings 9am-Noon
Famous Artists Week
Morning classes during the second week of Spring Break will focus on getting to know famous international artists.Children will work with a variety of mediums and learn about the styles of individual artists, some of their lesser known works and their passions.
Monday – Picasso
Tuesday – Klimt
Wednesday – Leonardo DaVinci
Thursday – Georgia Okeefe
Friday – Salvador Dali

Week 2 Afternoons 1-4pm
Techniques & Mediums
Each afternoon of our Spring Break classes give children an opportunity to try out different types of art techniques, processes or mediums. This week they will have opportunity to try mosaics, finger weaving, working with stencils painting on ceramics, and more.
Monday – Mosaics
Tuesday – Stained Glass
Wednesday – Stencils
Thursday – Finger Weaving
Friday – Painting on Ceramics

Details about each class can be found on our website under the Camps & Classes page.  Children who attend all five mornings or afternoons in one week will receive a 100 Braid St Studios Fine Art Certificate of Completion.

Prices
Single Morning or Afternoon 1 Child – $20
Single Morning or Afternoon 2 Siblings – $38

5 Mornings or Afternoons 1 Child – $100
5 Mornings or Afternoons 2 Siblings $190

Registration ends March 3 so please sign up early.  If you have questions please don’t hesitate to email us at 100braidststudios@gmail.com or give us a call at 778-886-5391