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Icon of the event Halloween Puppet Show
Sat Oct 31, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beaches

Halloween Puppet Show : Anansi and the Talking Pumpkin....

Icon of the event Building a Portfolio and Sharing Your Work
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

Learn how to build an illustration portfolio, put your work into the world, and attract the kind of work you want to create. We?ll look at what makes a good website, how to build an audience, and what it?s like to develop as ...

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Aga Khan Museum visits Don Mills
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

Learn about beautiful objects in the Aga Khan Museum Collection and be inspired to create your own art. Ages 5 & up....

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits Beaches
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beaches

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event An Afternoon with Peter Silverman: Protecting Yourself as a Consumer
Fri Oct 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Please join Peter Silverman (PhD, O.Ont), broadcast journalist and current host of the Saturday morning radio "The Peter Silverman Show" for a talk on consumer protection. Mr. Silverman previously hosted Silverman Helps (89-0...

Icon of the event Creating an Illustration from Sketch to Final Art
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

See how an illustration evolves from the initial ideas and sketches to the final artwork. Watch a demonstration of digital illustration techniques, and learn how to combine digital tools with traditional media. Plus: The ?und...

Icon of the event Bohemians In Brooklyn: Beaches Reads 2015
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beaches

Read a great book - The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter, by Carson McCullers - and join us for a lively book discussion led by local personality and musician Michelle Mayers.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays - Todmorden Mills Heritage Site visits Palmerston
Sat Oct 17, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Palmerston

Toys of the Past!...

Icon of the event Capturing Ideas and Finding Inspiration
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

How do we get ideas for illustrations and stories? Where do they come from, and what do we do with them when we have them? How do we recognize the good ones from the bad ones? Learn about keeping a virtual shoebox of inspirat...

Icon of the event The Benefits of Keeping a Sketchbook
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Northern District

A sketchbook is an artist?s journal ? a document of one?s creative development. It?s a place to explore ideas, and to try out new tools and techniques. It?s a notebook, and diary, and a playground, and a time capsule, and all...