The 22nd Annual BMO KidzArt Dayz was a great success! Thanks to all of our sponsors and volunteers for helping to make this another wonderful event. Take a look at some of our photos from the weekend.
Join us again on July 5 and 6 for BMO KidzArt Dayz 2013!
Why stay at home? Join us for a Birthday Adventure at the Gallery!
ALL NEW creative birthday parties for children 5 to 12.
Choose from one of our five themes and enjoy two hours of creative fun!
Each party includes:
Cost: $140 for the first 10 children + HST (Birthday Child FREE!)
$12.50 +HST for each child over the first 10 attending (Maximum 13 + birthday child)
Members receive a 10% discount
Call: 614-7800 for bookings or more information.
Get out and Get Creative!
Families...drop by the Gallery and get creative. Each week introduces a new project and another opportunity for you to express yourself and get hands on with all kinds of art!
Family Sundays are a creative way to spend time with the family and create interesting and unique art projects.
Drop in from 1pm to 4pm
Admission is $7.50 for Individuals and $15.00 for Families.
Family Sundays are FREE for Two Rivers Gallery members.
Family Membership for 1 year is only $70.00..... Why not join today?
Mar 17: Mosaic Trivets Use our glass tiles, some grout and a sense of design to make a trivet for your table.
Mar 24: Botanical Illustration Visit Jennifer Wanner’s exhibition, “Immuto” in the Canfor Gallery then head upstairs to collect your supplies to do some botanical illustrations with ink and watercolour.
Mar 31: Drawing Machine
Spend a little time building your own wind-up drawing machine and then see what kind of art you can create with it.
Apr 7: Upcycle Yourself Use papers and found objects to create an alter ego doll to hang on your wall. Will you be a super-hero? A cooking goddess? Add wings so you can fly?
Apr 14: Once Upon a Time… Think of your favourite fairy tale. Who was your favourite character? Was it the big bad wolf or the princess? Or maybe the knight in shining armour. Make that character from coloured modeling clay and then create a backdrop of scenery to place it in.
Apr 21: Totally Tubular! How can you create a sculpture from newspapers? By making tubes, of course! Roll some tubes and then build something spectacular.
Apr 28: Supersized Sticker Art Design and cut your own shapes from adhesive vinyl and stick your way to a colourful masterpiece.
May 5: Box Book It’s a box! No, it’s a book! What is it? Come to the Gallery and find out. Create your own box book… no, box… no, book… box?... book?
May 12: Bold and Beautiful Butterflies Paint a wooden butterfly to brighten up your yard this spring.
May 19: Chalkboard bottles Chalk this one up to a fun time. We’ve prepared bottle “chalkboards” and invite you to decorate your own to take home with you and use again as a base for some fantastic chalk art.
May 26: Puppet Fun Using a variety of materials, create a unique puppet character and then put on a puppet show in the WildSide.
Jun 2: Supersized Painting Brush, spatter, and print your way to an extra large painting to brighten up your room!
Jun 9: Altered Toy Collage Visit the exhibition “Disquiet” in the Canfor Gallery and see how the artists have altered toys to create their art. What messages are they portraying? Head upstairs to create your own altered toy art in collage format.
Jun 16: Garden Banner Paint a banner for your garden, porch or balcony and take it home to brighten up that space.
Jun 23: Pipeline Visit the juried exhibition “Pipeline” in the Canfor Gallery and respond to it upstairs with a painting on canvas board.
Jun 30: Hula Hoop Weaving School’s out for summer. Celebrate by creating a weaving from a hula hoop and strips of fabric.