October 17th 2018 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

@ the Espanola Golf Club 10 SPACES LEFT

Art Journaling Workshop with Heidi Hunter

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​October 17th 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
@ Espanola Golf Club 
Support the Girls​​​ - an evening of fun creating mixed media art using brassieres with textile artist Jocelyne Sobeski.  Light refreshments will be served.  Ticket Sales are now over for this event

​October 18th & 19th 2018 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

@ Espanola Golf Club WORKSHOP IS FULL

​Finders Keepers (2 day) Textile Art Workshop with Alice Vander Vennen

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October 18th & 19th - Private Workshop with EHS

Light Sculpture & Papermaking with Plants with paper maker and artist Joanne Rich

October 18th 2018 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm @ Espanola Public Library  Makers' Evening with Julieanne Steedman and Ontario Arts Council representatives (click link for details and registration)

October 19th 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

@ the United Church of Espanola

Key Note: Until Now - A Perspective on Creativity as Fuel for Life  with Heidi Hunter 

admission $5.00

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October 20th 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

@ 175 Avery Drive

Espanola Regional Recreation Complex

Makers' Market, Demonstrations & Exhibits

admission $2.00

  • Commemorative Exhibit honouring founding member Carol Wessel
  • A Map by Me – Collective Project led by Julieanne Steedman.   Meet the artist @ 2:00 PM in Squash Court 2
  • Built by Hand: Kayaks as Works of Art – Jim Olding
  • ‘A Day in the Park’ Community Fibre Art Project Outdoor Installation  Meet crochet guru Chantal Lafrance 1 :00 PM in front of the rec plex

  • Knitted Knockers – knit and learn with Pam Young (main lobby)
  • Yoga for Makers with Artruro 3:00 in Squash Court 1

Fibre Craft Recitals

October 20th 2:30 am - 5:30 pm 

@ Espanola Public Library WORKSHOP IS FULL

Punching Pumpkins an Introduction to Punch Needle with Simone Vojvodin

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October 21st 9:00 am - 3:00 pm 

 @ Espanola Golf Club WORK SHOP IS FULL 

Bookmaking: Coptic Creating with Heidi Hunter

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October 21st 9:00 am - 3:00 pm 

@ Espanola Public Library WORKSHOP IS FULL

Beginner Punch Needle 8X8 Trivet with Simone


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Discover the art

Paper Lantern - artist Joanne Rich

Festival 2018

Festival Program & Details

Handcrafted Quality

WORKSHOPS, EVENTS & ACTIVITIES       October 17 - 21, 2018