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. 

Artists are welcome to register for one workshop or both - There are no pre-requisites. 

 

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: Saturday, November 13, 2021 from 1:30pm-3:00pm 
How much: $47.00 
Price includes admission to our interpretive centre and trails for day following the workshop.
Who: Artists of any ability, aged 14+.

This workshop takes place partially indoors. Per Province of Ontario's mandate, participates must provide proof of vaccination to attend. 

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 events@wyemarsh.com. 

Registration Closed

 

 


Watercolour Painting

This is an introductory watercolour painting class, where participants will be inspired by nature to create their master pieces. Participants will learn the basics of this fluid and expressive medium, as well as composition and colour techniques, and other tips and tricks from local artist Lisa Harpell. 

Ideas and compositions will be relevant to artists of all skill levels. You need only bring your enthusiasm! 

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: Stay tuned for the next session!
How much: $45.00 
Price includes admission to our interpretive centre and trails for day following the workshop.
Who: Artists of any ability, aged 14+.

This workshop takes place partially indoors. Per Province of Ontario's mandate, participates must provide proof of vaccination to attend. 

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 events@wyemarsh.com. 

Registration Closed

 


About the Artist/ Instructor

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!