Kids Art Workshops

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Kids Art Workshops

with Artist David Rankine

Sign up today for these fun new workshops!

 

Exploring HennaHenna on woman hand

Saturday, Nov 3

9:00am – 12:00pm

ages 12+

fee: $40

Exploring the ancient art of skin staining with Henna artist David Rankine.

Across the globe, people have used natural plant dyes to produce temporary decorative skin stains. In this exciting and fun workshop students will learn how to generate their own original henna designs using themselves or their friends as living canvases, discovering how skin decoration allows you to view yourself in a totally different way.  Henna preparation and application will also be covered.

Only natural ingredients will be used and all participants will be able to take home premixed henna to continue their own exploration.

To register, please email David: [email protected]

 

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Snowflake Mandala

Saturday, Dec 1

9:00am – 12:00pm

Ages 9 – 12

Fee: $30

Learn how to create your own snowflake mandala using an easy to learn system. Participants will be amazed at how easily they will be able to create the perfect geometry of these cosmograms using nothing but compasses. Great for lovers of art or math.

To register, please email David: [email protected]

 

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Rattle Making

Saturday, Jan 12

9:00am – 12:00pm

Ages 6 – 12

Fee: $30

Participants will construct and then decorate their very own rattles using found natural materials. This fun workshop will culminate in rhythm exercises and spontaneous music making.

To register, please email David: [email protected]

 

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Medieval Calligraphy

Saturday, Feb 9

9:00am – 12:00pm

Ages 9 – 14

Fee: $35

Learn how to create your own early medieval style letters; simple and decorated.

To register, please email David: [email protected]

 

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Bookmaking

Saturday, March 23

9:00am – 12:00pm

Ages 9 – 14

Fee: $40

Learn how to create your own hardcover blank page journal.

To register, please email David: [email protected]

 

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David Rankine

David Rankine brings over 30 years as an artist, musician, energy-worker and educator to a new understanding of Sacred Expression through Art, Music and Geometry. His easily recognizable art inspired by early Celtic Manuscript Art and Eastern Mandala traditions can be found in collections across the globe.

David’s repertoire of work has encompassed lectures at University of Ottawa and Toronto and he is the Artist in residence at St. Andrew’s Church in Picton, Ontario. Further bodies of work comprise of experiential workshops, retreats and events focused on community building, health restoration, Sacred Geometry and Sacred Art – through a new fresh lens.

His literature has contributed to magazines and publications including; Aontacht, One Thousand Trees and the Hindi quarterly Superior Star. David has released a wide range of original music, colouring books, a manuscript on Sacred Geometry and a book of short stories, The Warrior’s Tale. David resides in rural Huron County in Ontario.

Email: [email protected]

www.davidrankineart.com

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1086 Burnhamthorpe Road East,
Oakville, Ontario Canada L6H 7B2

(1 km East of Trafalgar Road)

Phone: 905-257-4730

Email: [email protected]

Hours: Tuesday to Sunday 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, or by appointment. Closed Mondays.
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