Submit art to the third edition of the Ottawa Colouring Book For Anyone!

It’s that time of year again, when our friend Christine Kumchy dedicates her time to helping A.R.T. In Action with the help of many artists and non-artists alike. What is the Ottawa Colouring Book For Anyone? It is a colouring book that helps to fundraise for free art programs for youth facing barriers in OttawaContinue reading “Submit art to the third edition of the Ottawa Colouring Book For Anyone!”

FREE 6 Week Workshop for Youth With Visual Impairments

  Youth of all ages will have the opportunity to try painting, mixed-media, eco-art, textured collaging and more. Parents are welcome to stay, but there will be volunteers to assist. Workshops are drop-in style and are open to all youth. Please note, we are only accepting 12 registrants per workshop due to space limitations andContinue reading “FREE 6 Week Workshop for Youth With Visual Impairments”

Our 3rd free art workshop with AFO has ended

Yesterday was the last day of A.R.T. Group with Ability First Ottawa so we had a little pizza party – with pizza donated by DLG Media. 12 weeks of art and fun, led by our A.R.T. Educator, Anona Kosmack. Thank you to everyone who donated their time, who donated food and who donated the fundsContinue reading “Our 3rd free art workshop with AFO has ended”

THROWBACK: Our first free workshop in February 2015

Our first workshop was in February 2015. Sarah and I were able to fundraise enough money to host a free 6 week workshop at the Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre with donations from the community, both in kind and from individuals. It was a lot of work and many, many hours of volunteered time. Our originalContinue reading “THROWBACK: Our first free workshop in February 2015”