Sunday, May 3 '20With guidance from beading artist, Bronwyn Butterfield, you will learn to make seed bead earrings, using a ladder stitch, brick stitch, and the two-drop bead technique.
Friday, May 29 '20Ceramic artist Crystal Nykoluk will teach you how to make your own jewelry or trinket holder out of clay.
Sunday, Jun 7 '20Local Tattoo Artist Kay Stewart will teach your family how to make temporary tattoos. With guidance, you and your child will come up with your own designs, make a stencil, and “tattoo” one another.
Tuesday, Jul 21 '20You will be making up to three scrunchies with Miriam from Hello Darling, using fabulously recycled materials and textile remnants from local makers!
Indigo Dyed Scarves
Tuesday, Jul 28 '20Textile artist, Tamara Klassen, will teach you how to make an indigo-dyed scarf using Shibori, an ancient Japanese method of resist dyeing.
Tuesday, Aug 4 '20Indulge your inner child with a hobby horse/unicorn making workshop with artist Charlotte Sigurdson. In this MakerLab you will create your very own 3 foot long rideable equine!
Exhibitions on Now
Reimagining the Collection
Oct 16 '18 May 3 '20See old favourites in an exciting new way! Discover some of the oldest and best loved artworks in the WAG collection in salon-style fashion, featuring some rarely seen gems from the 16th-to-19th centuries.
Nov 10 '18 May 10 '20Androgyny expresses his view of the fluidity and interconnectedness of life, as well as gender. In 1983 he offered this mural, in a decolonizing gesture of reconciliation, to the people of Canada.
The Many Sides of Winnie-the-Pooh
This exhibition brings together objects, archives, books, and works of art to reveal the multiple identities and histories of Winnie-the-Pooh. “Pooh” is a hugely popular…
Inuit Miniature Carving
On Until Spring 2020This exhibition brings together more than 100 miniature carvings by Inuit artists from over a dozen communities across Nunavut including Cape Dorset, Kugaaruk, and Rankin Inlet.
Carving Out a Tradition
On Until Spring 2020This collection of carvings produced by Inuit artists from across the country offers a window into traditional life and ways of knowing in the North.
OngoingThis symbol in both Inuktitut and Anishininiwak translates into ‘I’ , embodying self-determination and solidarity in collective reclamation.
Nov 30 '19 May 3 '20Prayer is an ongoing project, remade around the world since its first presentation in the artist's home city of Cape Town in 2000.
Nov 30 '19 May 3 '20subsist brings together a selection of works that reflect political, economic, and social systems of subsistence in individual and collective continuation of cultural practices for survival.
The Natural Element
Art Nouveau in the Work of W.J. Phillips
Dec 21 '19 Sep 20 '20Art Nouveau, one of the most popular European movements of the period, was highly influential to Phillips's work.
Eyre in Comparison
Personal Experience and the Universal Subject
Dec 21 '19 Sep 20 '20
The Manitoba artist Ivan Eyre has concentrated on objectively exploring universal themes throughout his career.