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Posted: August 21, 2019

Watercolours & Weeds Workshop

Date(s) - 21/08/2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Pynelogs Art Gallery & Cultural Centre


Learn how to paint with watercolours created from unwanted invasive plants! Yes, put those pesky plants to good use!

Watercolours & Weeds Workshop
Aug 21, 7 – 9 pm
Pynelogs Cultural Centre – Home of the Columbia Valley Arts Council

In this two hour eco-friendly workshop, we will discuss the harmful effects of invasive plants and put them to good use as we creating beautiful paintings using the pigments extracted from them.

Participants will learn best practices for harvesting noxious weeds along with a simple step-by-step process of how to make plant-based watercolour paints. We will also teach techniques for painting with these invasive plants.

All materials will be provided, participants are welcome to bring their own if desired.

Cafe Allium at Pynelogs is open for Dinner downstairs beforehand, and so is the gallery! Come early to have a bite to eat or take a look at the gallery for inspiration!

Course fees $35
Participants must register in advance at https://www.ekisc.com/event-course-inforeg
Limited to 10 participants

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