Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Icon of the event Open Studio Hours
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

During his Artists in the Library Residency, visual artist and writer, Scott Waters will be hosting a series of events connected to his ongoing graphic novel project, titled Last Three Last Name. This graphic novel looks at m...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 25
Wed Sep 26
Fri Sep 28
Tue Oct 02
Wed Oct 03
Icon of the event Building a Comic Book: Drawing
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Learn how to create a drawing from the ground up. This workshop will cover tools of drawing and how to develop drawings as stand-alone images and/or as part of a comic book.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 26
Icon of the event Open Studio Hours
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

During his Artists in the Library Residency, visual artist and writer, Scott Waters will be hosting a series of events connected to his ongoing graphic novel project, titled Last Three Last Name. This graphic novel looks at m...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 27
Thu Oct 04
Thu Oct 11
Thu Oct 18
Thu Oct 25
Icon of the event Building a Comic Book: Inking and Colouring
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

This workshop involves working with various wet and dry media to add presence and life to your drawn images, with a focus on drawings that will be brought into a printed format.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 03
Wed Oct 10
Wed Oct 17
Icon of the event Comic Book Memoirs
Tue Oct 09, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Mimico Centennial

This talk will focus on post-9/11 "war art" projects created by visual artists and various other creators, compare how "war art" in a contemporary context differs from those earlier conflicts.

Icon of the event MAP Family Saturdays: Scarborough Historical Museum visits Goldhawk Park Library
Sat Oct 20, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Goldhawk Park

Scarborough Museum presents The Early Settler Experience. Enjoy discovery boxes, games, reproduction 19th century toys and stories as you discover Scarborough's past! Please call the branch for details at 416-396-8964.

Icon of the event Building a Comic Book: Digital Tools
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Using standard platforms such as Photoshop to make your art ready for printing or for online platforms. This workshop will cover the use of drawing and painting tools, as well as appropriate image settings.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 24
Wed Nov 07
Icon of the event 5.	Understanding Military Sociology
Tue Nov 13, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Mimico Centennial

This talk will be focus on understanding the psychology of soldiering. Using both graphic novels, visual art and novels/non-fiction books, this talk will also offer some larger frame of reference for Scott Waters? own graphic...

Icon of the event Building a Comic Book: Book and Zine Making
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

This workshop involves taking all the elements created in earlier Building a Comic Book sessions and assembling them in a printed and/or digital format. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
Icon of the event Building a Comic Book: Professional Practice/Social Media
Wed Nov 28, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Mimico Centennial

This workshop explores ways to find an audience for your work, as well as how to present you and your work for funding or publishing/exhibition.