Nanaimo Arts Council presents:

RELEASING ARTIST BLOCKS & FREEING YOUR CREATIVITY

For the artist and for those who consider themselves “not artistic”

A free workshop with Clare Singleton 
Saturday, February  8 , 1-4 pm
VI Regional Library, Harbourfront Branch

Using gesture, watercolour, mindfulness, poetry and calligraphy to unleash creative blocks for all areas of endeavor including the professional and the layperson. The workshop also offers an opportunity for exchange and creativity between participants
 
We will:
•    explore mindfulness readings
•    do gesture studies from nature in pencil
•    do some watercolour colour mixing, washes and some detail in a scenic study
•    learn about writing poetry
•    write a haiku
•    practice basic calligraphy
•    pull it altogether into a watercolour and haiku together
•    share our own creative paths exchanging stories over coffee and tea

Preregistration is appreciated at the NAC Gallery 250-729-3947 or[email protected]. Please bring writing paper, pen and pencil.  All other materials will be supplied.