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Icon of the event The Knitty Gritties - Flemingdon Park Crafters' Group
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Please join us on Thursday Evening from 6-8pm to meet other crafters....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 02
Thu Oct 09
Thu Oct 16
Thu Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Icon of the event Locker Magnets Workshop:
Wed Oct 01, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

Come in and create some decorative magnets to spice up your locker or fridge! Make your own personalized magnets with scrapbooking paper, and other mixed media. All supplies will be provided....

Icon of the event Painting and Collage Colour Wheels with Nicole Little
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eglinton Square

Under the guidance of artist and teacher Nicole Little, students will draw, paint, rip and collage. For children 6-12. Space is limited, registration required.

Icon of the event Creating Portraits (Art By Lindy James)
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brentwood

This workshop on creating portraits will address the steps in making a portrait from a photograph. We will look at what goes into planning, sketching, and then painting the portrait....

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library: Karagoz, Turkish Shadow Play
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Karagoz is traditional Turkish shadow play, intended for audiences of children. In this workshop, after 15 minute demonstration, children will make their own puppets and will be able to play & practice their puppets on the st...

Icon of the event Culture Days - Make an Origami Book
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Jones

Join us for Culture Days at the library! Learn how to make an origami book.

Icon of the event Culture Days @ the Library:  FUn with Jumping Clay
Fri Sep 26, 2014 | 4:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Pape/Danforth

Jumping Clay is a unique, and fun way to let your imagination soar. Join staff from Jumping Clay Canada to create your own model, character, decoration, or fridge magnet?the possibilities are endless. Three one hour worksho...

Icon of the event Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Queen/Saulter

Join our Lego Club where you can create, build and use your imagination! Drop-in. No registration.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 25
Thu Oct 16
Thu Nov 13
Icon of the event Watercolour Painting for Beginners
Wed Sep 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Learn watercolour painting techniques inspired by Canadian artist Emily Carr. Asha Rastogi will lead this hands-on class. All materials supplied. Please call 416-393-7746 to register as space is limited.

Icon of the event Picture Perfect  - How to take great photos. Tips from professionals.
Tue Sep 23, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Deer Park

Have you ever taken a picture that came out too dark, too bright, blurry or in the wrong colours? GTA Photography Classes will teach you how to use your camera more creatively and efficiently to get better photos of your fami...