Art in the Marsh

Join Lisa Harpell - known to our Wye Marsh Art Critters as 'Sunshine' to celebrate the beauty found in nature, discover your artistic talents, and develop your skills! Participants will be insprired by Wye Marsh's natural setting to create wonderful works of art. 

Watercolour Workshop 

This watercolour workshop takes place out on the boardwalk as the Wye Marsh provides the perfect inspiration for landscape paintings. New techniques will be learned using a multitude of watercolour materials and can be continued in the classroom after studies are made. Adult and youth courses being offered!

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: October 26, 2019  from 1pm-3pm
How much: $45.00 per participant
Price includes admission to our interpretive centre and trails for day following the workshop

Who: Ages 14+

Pre-registration is required.

Please register using the PayPal link below. Please note that you do not need a PayPal account, you can simply "check out as guest". If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact 705-526-7809 or info@wyemarsh.com. 

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Sculpture and More 

Participants of this workshop will create three works for art, and will  incorporate instructions on painting, drawing and sculpting techniques! While hiking, participants will be encouraged to use nature as their inspiration to create a 3-D sculpture using a variety of materials. 

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: October 26  from 10am -12pm
How much: $40.00 per participant
Price includes admission to our interpretive centre and trails for day following the workshop

Who: Ages 6-13

Pre-registration is required.

Please register using the PayPal link below. Please note that you do not need a PayPal account, you can simply "check out as guest". If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact 705-526-7809 or info@wyemarsh.com. 

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Stone Carving

This is an introductory class for carving alabaster & soapstone. Using carving tools participants will create pendants and small sculptures. They will also learn how to finish and mount their masterpieces.

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: December 7th, 2019
10am-12:30pm (youth) / 1:30pm-4pm (adults)

How much: $40.00 (youth ages 6-13) / $45.00 (adult ages 14+)
Price includes admission to our interpretive centre and trails for day following the workshop

Who: There is a youth course and an adult course being run

Pre-registration is required.

Please register using the PayPal link below. Please note that you do not need a PayPal account, you can simply "check out as guest". If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact 705-526-7809 or info@wyemarsh.com. 

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Art in the Marsh: Stone Carving

 


About the Artist

Lisa Harpell is the owner /founder of  Creative Madness Art Studios and has been teaching all ages to find their creative centre in order to express themselves and discover their unique style for over 20 years . She specializes in programming for special needs, autism , mental health , grieving and elderly clients as she has taken her Intuitive Art Therapy to many retirement homes and organizations in and around the area. Located on 25 acres in Elmvale, Lisa runs art classes, camps & retreats. Creativity is paramount and has the power to change the world that's why Lisa has made it her mission to bring creativity into everyone's daily lives!