“Rug Hooking” and “Art in the Park” Youth Workshops Offered at the Waterfowl Park

The Town is pleased to present two art workshops in the Sackville Waterfowl Park.

Rug Hooking Workshop and Open House July 16

Rug Hooking Workshop for Youth, presented by the Waterfowl Park Student Artist-in-Residence Logan Milne, Open House following

July 16th – Workshop from 9 am – 11 am, Open House for all at 11 am, at the Sackville Visitor Information Centre, 34 Mallard Dr.

The workshop will begin with a walk and landscape drawing from life in the Waterfowl Park, with Artist Logan Michelle Milne. After the walk there will be a small rug hooking workshop, with a fun tutorial on the process. All materials will be supplied. At 11 am Logan will give a brief presentation on her Artist Residency.

This workshop is free, pre-registration is suggested. To pre-register please call 364-4967 or click here.

Art in the Park Workshop August 6

” Art in the Park”. Young people ages 8 to 14 are invited to join Waterfowl Park Artist-in-Residence Andrea Wilson to make willow branch sphere art projects on New Brunswick Day, Monday August 6 from 10 am to 11:30 am. Pickup and drop off will be at the Sackville Visitor Information Centre, 34 Mallard Dr. Participants are asked to wear sunscreen and bug spray, and to bring water. Andrea‚Äôs Waterfowl Park Residency involves her making installations using natural elements, which is the type of art the children will be making. Their art pieces will be installed in the park either during or after the workshop.

To register phone 364-4967 or click here.