Pick, Mix & Make Art Workshop with Artist Cath Hughes #165425

Chris Zuehlke Memorial Park

1905 Jones Ave, North Vancouver BC V7M 2W7

North Vancouver, BC

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Design

Fibre & textile arts

Visual arts

Join NVRC Artist in Residence Cath Hughes for an art and environment workshop. Beginning at the artists residency studio at Chris Zuehlke Memorial Park, we will walk, talk and pick litter in the trails around. Back at the studio, we will reflect on the types of waste found, pool materials (‘mix’) and make, exploring ways in which to transform found waste into thoughtful and provoking artworks. Cath will share her ideas for working with found plastics and objects, whilst we discuss ways to combat plastic pollution in our day to day lives.

Sat 24 Sep
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Registration is required, barcode #165425

This event is free.

Organized by

North Vancouver Recreation and Culture

The North Vancouver Recreation & Culture Commission was established in 1970 as a partnership between the City of North Vancouver and the District of North Vancouver and we are proud to have served one of Canada's most active and healthy communities since then. Our mission is to build healthy individuals, families and communities and we know that recreation and culture are vital to the overall health, wellness and creativity of our community. That's why we provide and facilitate quality recreation and culture programs, services and events that enhance quality of life for all North Vancouver residents. We operate 11 Community Recreation Centres, the North Vancouver Tennis Centre and Centennial Theatre, the North Shore’s largest performing arts theatre. We also manage room and venue bookings for facilities, fields, and outdoor spaces across North Vancouver. We promote creativity, celebrate diversity and contribute to North Vancouver’s unique sense of place through the provision of cultural services that include a comprehensive Arts & Culture Grants program, cultural planning resources, and a public art program. North Vancouver Recreation & Culture gratefully acknowledges that we operate on the traditional, unceded territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), səl̓ílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations. Connect with us by participating in recreation and culture activities, visiting our facilities, sharing your talents as a volunteer, or exploring our employment opportunities. Contact us with your questions and ideas. We’re here to serve you and look forward to you participating with us.

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North Vancouver Recreation and Culture - Culture Days Hub

North Vancouver and Recreation and Culture Commission North Vancouver, BC

North Vancouver Recreation and Culture (NVRC) values and supports the arts. As a community we acknowledge the power of creative activity to inspire minds, encourage expression, improve the quality of life and health outcomes. NVRC offers a...

Location

1905 Jones Ave, North Vancouver BC V7M 2W7

North Vancouver, BC

Event Contact

Laura Grant

grantl@nvrc.ca

nvrc

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible, and has gender-neutral washrooms.