The Oakville Handweavers and Spinners Guild is glad to share an afternoon at the Oakville Art Society as a reciprocal program.
The Oakville Handweavers and Spinners Guild has been homeless for quite some years now, and the OAS has kindly offered a space for our Guild´s monthly meetings.
We would like to invite you all to attend an Artist Talk by Ixchel Suárez:(artist short bio. below)
Design: A step by step into the creative process.
Nature as the inspiration.
Design is a process of ideas put together for a certain purpose. Discover a fun and creative way to approach an idea using basic principles of composition, texture, colour and the surrounding world we live in.
Fascinating approach to Nature as an inspiration in the wonderful creative process!
Sunday June 20, 2010
2 pm to 3 pm
The lecture will be followed by a question period
This is a free lecture! but should you wish to make a donation, all proceeds will go to Anderson House- Oakville Cancer Hospice.
Artist Bio. (Short)
For 30 years, Ixchel Suarez has been an artist who has explored diverse media such as painting, photography and fibre art. Her profound interests in textiles led her to studies in Mexico and Europe. BA in Graphic Design, MBA in Museum Studies, and Post Graduate Course in Contemporary textiles in Poland, History of Art, Pattern Design and Natural Dyes are just some of the courses she has accomplished in her dedicated career. Lecturer, workshop leader and Teacher. Docent at the textile Museum of Canada and Founder of Oakville Tapestry and Painting Studios. Is member of several fibre related organizations. Award Winner for the Visual Arts Category Stars Among Us 2010.
Oakville Arts Society
560 Bronte Road
Oakville, Ontario L6L 6S1
Tel: (905) 827-5711
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