Nature Themed Craft Workshops

Summer Memories Scrapbooking Workshop

Calling all Scrapbookers! 

Come and get this one-of-a-kind 2-page limited-edition spread for your summer photos. Enjoy an afternoon clipping, pasting and chatting with Janet Dorion as you dive into her treasure trove of embellishments! 

Please bring your summer photos to use.

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: Saturday, October 29, 2022 from 1:30pm - 3:30pm
How much: $20.00 per participant. All scrapbooking materials are provided - just bring some summer photos printed out!
Who: Ages 12+. Youth under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Pre-registration is required.

Please register using the link below which will take you to Eventbrite to complete your purchase. If you have any questions or require further assistance, please contact 705-526-7809 or events@wyemarsh.com. 

 


Bird Bath Painting Workshop

Attract birds to your back yard - and give them a chance to cool down this summer – with this cute bird bath. Learn how to paint a pretty design, from a bird’s eye view, using a reverse “One Stroke” method. All materials provided.

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: TBD
How much: $25.00 per participant. All materials are provided.
Who: Ages 12+. Youth under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Pre-registration is required.

 


Quill Dragonfly Gift Set Workshop

Dragonflies have danced through the air ever since the reign of the dinosaurs. Their ethereal nature has inspired artists for centuries. Dive into a medieval paper art project this afternoon, with Master Crafter Janet Dorion, and create a unique dragonfly hair clip & card gift set to take home. All materials provided. 

ADDED BONUS: Quill Pattern Sheet for Bumble Bees, Snowflakes and More!

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When:TBD
How much: $20.00 per participant. All materials are provided.
Who: Ages 10+. Youth under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Pre-registration is required.

 


Sewing Turtle Coin Purse Workshop

The Wye Marsh is home to so many awesome creatures, including of course the ever favourite turtles. Now you have the chance to make and take home an adorable funky coin purse inspired by this cool reptile, under the guidance of Master Crafter Janet Dorion. All materials provided.

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: TBD
How much: $25.00 per participant. All materials are provided.
Who: Ages 15+. Youth under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Pre-registration is required.


Fairies Alight Crafting Workshop

August is a magical time of year, with celestial showers, northern lights and campfire songs. Some say they’ve seen Fairies, Sprites and Pixies in the woods. Spend a magical afternoon with Master Crafter Janet Dorion as you make a fairy lantern and magical doorway to adventure. All materials included.

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: TBD
How much: $25.00 per participant. All materials are provided.
Who: Ages 12+. Youth under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

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. We ask for your phone number in case we need to contact you with updates to the workshop.

 


Card Making Workshop

Create a playful customized greeting card featuring this cute fox, under the guidance of Master Crafter Janet Dorion.

Learn how to cut and fold a base that stands to display beautifully. Play with stamps, inks, and wonderfully patterned papers to make a unique gift to be cherished.  Feel great when you give it to someone you love. All materials provided.  

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: TBD
How much: $25.00 per participant. All materials are provided.
Who: Ages 12+. Youth under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

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. We ask for your phone number in case we need to contact you with updates to the workshop.

 


About the Instructor: 

Janet Dorion is a vibrant spirit who loves to help others express themselves in the most creative ways. From textiles to paints, handcrafted paper to recycled treasures, she will help you transform everyday materials into charming, personalized crafts you will be proud to display or give as gifts! Learn more about Janet and her work on her Facebook page by clicking here.