Sashiko for Beginners Online Course by Kate Ward

Sashiko for Beginners

Online Sashiko Course ‘Sashiko for Beginners’

Focus on perfecting your stitching form and structure. Practice methods for establishing and perfecting Sashiko style stitching. Finish up by applying your new skills to mend your much loved garments and impress everyone with your creativity!

The course provides:

Access to step by step videos, with close up shots for all the details (its the equivalent to a 2 day weekend course)

Learn over 10 different hitomezashi stitches

Get my master list of my favourite tools, and where to buy them

Free stitching guides

Download templates

Lifetime access with unlimited updates

Streaming videos can be played anywhere on any device or download to keep on your hard drive

Content is yours to keep forever

Now is the perfect opportunity to learn something new, mend and beautify your clothes, and benefit from the mindfulness stitching provides.

Book online at https://zen-s-school-9e96.thinkific.com/courses/sashiko-for-beginners

Here’s what others think about the course “It’s very well done, your explanations are clear and concise, it’s a good pace and your voice is so pleasant to listen to. I really appreciate being able to see exactly what you’re doing and if necessary do a review as needed. I’m enjoying the close-ups, the tips, those important little bits of information that can get forgotten when one is processing new information and focusing on a new stitching skill at the same time. “

Warm regards

Kate Ward

www.kateward.com.au

Instagram

Artist | Curator | Educator

2020 Ground Rules Exhibition

May 25 – June 27 @ The Centre, Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design, Sydney NS

September 19 – November 15 @ Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery, Halifax NS

Online Sashiko Course ‘Sashiko for Beginners’

Private Organic Songwriting Sessions Online with Jim Henman

A message from Jim Henman, performer, songwriter and founding member of Canada’s April Wine and inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.

Are you isolated, or quarantined, or bored and looking for a new adventure during these strange days. If so you might want to consider my Private Organic Songwriting sessions online. I have been using the Organic Songwriting Method with my audiences at smaller venues for almost 5 years now and have wanted to take it online. NOW seems the right time! So if you or anyone you know (12 and older), is interested in a private songwriting adventure contact me privately thru messenger. PLEASE SHARE and CLICK link below for more Songwriting Session info, song samples and more at http://jimhenman.com/?p=2862

If you are interested in taking part in the Organic Songwriting Sessions drop me an email at henmanaj@gmail.com or contact me thru messenger. ~Jim Henman

https://www.facebook.com/JimHenman

http://jimhenman.com/

 ULTIMATE ONLINE NOVA SCOTIA KITCHEN PARTY(COVID19 EDITION)

Private Organic Songwriting Sessions Online with Jim Henman

A message from Jim Henman, performer, songwriter and founding member of Canada’s April Wine and inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.

Are you isolated, or quarantined, or bored and looking for a new adventure during these strange days. If so you might want to consider my Private Organic Songwriting sessions online. I have been using the Organic Songwriting Method with my audiences at smaller venues for almost 5 years now and have wanted to take it online. NOW seems the right time! So if you or anyone you know (12 and older), is interested in a private songwriting adventure contact me privately thru messenger. PLEASE SHARE and CLICK link below for more Songwriting Session info, song samples and more at http://jimhenman.com/?p=2862

If you are interested in taking part in the Organic Songwriting Sessions drop me an email at henmanaj@gmail.com or contact me thru messenger. ~Jim Henman

https://www.facebook.com/JimHenman

http://jimhenman.com/

National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society 2020 Spring International Online Exhibition – Entry Deadline Extended

 

GET RECOGNIZED!

about the event

The National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society (NOAPS) invites oil and acrylic painters from all across North America and International Artists to apply to our exhibit honoring the Best in oil and acrylic painting.NOAPS has been showcasing the talents of oil and acrylic painters since 1991.

  • This is an INTERNATIONAL juried online competition open to ALL artists 18 years of age and older working in Oil and ACRYLIC medium. Both members and non-members of NOAPS may apply.
  • 150 Artworks accepted into the show and eligible for awards

Here is a link to the information
https://www.noaps.org/2020-spring-on-line-prospectus

  • Current 2020 membership is NOT required before entering the Spring Online International. However, we do welcome your Membership. Click the Membership Link at http://www.noaps.org/join-us

Deadline for Submissions extended to April 19th

Sashiko for Beginners Online Course by Kate Ward

Sashiko for Beginners

Online Sashiko Course ‘Sashiko for Beginners’

Focus on perfecting your stitching form and structure. Practice methods for establishing and perfecting Sashiko style stitching. Finish up by applying your new skills to mend your much loved garments and impress everyone with your creativity!

The course provides:

– Access to step by step videos, with close up shots for all the details (its the equivalent to a 2 day weekend course)

– Learn over 10 different hitomezashi stitches

– Get my master list of my favourite tools, and where to buy them

– Free stitching guides

– Download templates

– Lifetime access with unlimited updates

– Streaming videos can be played anywhere on any device or download to keep on your hard drive

– Content is yours to keep forever

Now is the perfect opportunity to learn something new, mend and beautify your clothes, and benefit from the mindfulness stitching provides.

Book online at https://zen-s-school-9e96.thinkific.com/courses/sashiko-for-beginners

Here’s what others think about the course “It’s very well done, your explanations are clear and concise, it’s a good pace and your voice is so pleasant to listen to. I really appreciate being able to see exactly what you’re doing and if necessary do a review as needed. I’m enjoying the close-ups, the tips, those important little bits of information that can get forgotten when one is processing new information and focusing on a new stitching skill at the same time. “

Warm regards

Kate Ward

www.kateward.com.au

Instagram

Artist | Curator | Educator

2020 Ground Rules Exhibition

May 25 – June 27 @ The Centre, Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design, Sydney NS

September 19 – November 15 @ Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery, Halifax NS

Online Sashiko Course ‘Sashiko for Beginners’

National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society 2020 Spring International Online Exhibition

Deadline for Submissions extended to April 19th

Application Dates: January 17, 2020 to April 19, 2020 at midnight Pacific Time

Apply Now: https://www.juriedartservices.com/index.php?content=event_info&event_id=1670

GET RECOGNIZED!

about the event

The National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society (NOAPS) invites oil and acrylic painters from all across North America and International Artists to apply to our exhibit honoring the Best in oil and acrylic painting.NOAPS has been showcasing the talents of oil and acrylic painters since 1991.

  • This is an INTERNATIONAL juried online competition open to ALL artists 18 years of age and older working in Oil and ACRYLIC medium. Both members and non-members of NOAPS may apply.
  • 150 Artworks accepted into the show and eligible for awards
  • Here is a link to the information
    https://www.noaps.org/2020-spring-on-line-prospectus

  • Current 2020 membership is NOT required before entering the Spring Online International. However, we do welcome your Membership. Click the Membership Link at http://www.noaps.org/join-us

LAST REMINDER To Apply fpr PIPAF

The deadline for submissions is

this Saturday, February 15th, 2020.

For application details, please review the PIPAF ARTIST’S PROSPECTUS – Click here

Jocelyn Li

Executive Director

p. +1 902 728 2007
e. director@parrsborocreative.com
w. www.parrsborocreative.com

https://www.facebook.com/parrsborocreative

https://twitter.com/parrsborocreate

https://www.instagram.com/parrsborocreative/

CALL for Applications Deadline FEB.15th

See the Artist Prospectus for full details here:

https://parrsborocreative.com/pleinair/artists-prospectus/

Fill in and Submit the Application Form here:

https://parrsborocreative.com/pleinair/application-form/

Jocelyn Li

Executive Director

p. +1 902 728 2007
e. director@parrsborocreative.com
w. www.parrsborocreative.com

https://www.facebook.com/parrsborocreative

https://twitter.com/parrsborocreate

https://www.instagram.com/parrsborocreative/

 

CALL to ARTISTS PIPAF 2020 The 15th is the deadline (Saturday is the last day to apply!).

REMINDER TO APPLY: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR PIPAF 2020

Our 4 th Annual Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival

CALL CLOSES – FEBRUARY 15TH, 2020

See the Artist Prospectus for full details here:

https://parrsborocreative.com/pleinair/artists-prospectus/

The Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival (PIPAF) will take place in Parrsboro, Nova Scotia from Wednesday, June 17th, through Sunday, June 21st, 2020 with a compulsory meet, greet and canvas stamping on the evening of June 16. The event is located on the spectacular Minas Basin, part of the world famous Bay of Fundy, which is home to the highest tides in the world.

AWARDS JUDGE – Tom Forrestall

APPLICATION JURY – Tom Forrestall and Susan Paterson

ENTRY INFORMATION:

Eligibility

Open to all artists 18 years and older.

Artists will be accepted to participate in the Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival through a juried process.

The Acceptance Jury will select 30 artists to compete for over $8000 in cash and product awards.

APPLICATION PROCESS

There are three step to the Application Process

1. Fill in and Submit the Application Form here:

https://parrsborocreative.com/pleinair/application-form/

2. Send the PIFAF three images via the application form. All three images

MUST be images of your plein air work. Studio work will not be accepted

and the work must have been accomplished in the previous eighteen

months

3. Make your payment via our secure on line service.

Once the three steps have been completed you’ll receive a confirmation notice.

The on-line application must be received by the Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival committee no later than February 15, 2020.

Image Information

All three images MUST be images of your plein air work. Studio work will not be accepted and the work must have been accomplished in the previous eighteen months

Each image should be in jpeg format and sized to AT LEAST 1000 pixels at their largest dimension (height or width).

Each image must be no more than 2MB

Images should represent the original artwork with no enhancements with photoshop or similar programs other than minor lighting corrections and re-sizing.

Send full image, do not include frame or anything other than painted image.

Identify each jpeg image as follows: Your Last Name, then First Name, followed by the painting number (e.g., Smith_John_1, Smith_John_2, Smith_John_3)

Include fully completed online Application Form

Application Fee – C$40 by midnight AST February 1, C$50 between February 1 and February 15. The application fee (non-refundable) can be paid during the on line registration process. (credit card or pay pal)

Upon Acceptance

Successful Artists will be notified of their acceptance to the competition during the week of March 1, 2020. Those accepted will be provided with more event details.

Artists must confirm their participation by email no later than March 15.

Artists must submit their profile photo and 4 (only) one line career highlight bullet points by March 15.

Awards

Cash and Product awards of more than $8000

Best in Show – $2,500 plus Plein Air magazine half page ad valued at

US$ 2150

Second Place Award –$1,500

Third Place Award –$1,000

Special category awards.

Best Use of Light – $500

Best Seascape – $500

Best Nocturne – $500

The Contender – TBA

Artists’ Choice – TBA

Honourable Mention Product Awards – TBA

Accommodation

A hosting program is available via billets arranged by the PIPAF accommodation committee. Our hosting families agree to provide artists with a bed, bath and food space in the refrigerator. This will be for artists only as we may not be able to provide for spouses, children or pets – a request may be made but no guarantees. Hosting will be done on a first come, first serve basis, depending on how many rooms become available. Local B&Bs, Inns, Cabins, Campgrounds and other accommodations will be listed in the Accepted Artist’s information packets for those who prefer their own private accommodations.

Artist Reception and RegistrationArt Lab Studios and Gallery, 121 Main St –

June 16

A wine and cheese reception for artist competitors and their hosts

Artists will register and receive information packets at this time regarding the Parrsboro Area. Canvases and papers will be stamped.

Maximum painting dimensions are limited to 30 inches including frame, horizontally or vertically.

Additional canvas stamping will be available at Art Lab Studios throughout he event.

Artists will paint anywhere in Parrsboro and surrounding area on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The daily zones for painting will be posted prior to June 16th.

EXHIBITION DETAILS

Artists must turn in two framed paintings to The Hall (44 King Street), ready to hang, on Saturday, June 20th by 3 pm for judging.

Artists may turn in two additional framed works for exhibition at Art Lab (121 Main Street) at 6:30 pm Saturday June 20th.

Canadian artists must clearly indicate that HST is included in their stated price if they are required to charge it.

Awards Night and Collectors’ Preview will be held Saturday, June 20th at the The Hall located in Parrsboro from 8pm -10pm

The Exhibition which is open to the public will continue Sunday, June 21st, at the The Hall from 9am to 5 pm.

Should a non-award work sell and be removed it may be replaced by the artist. Should an award work be sold it can only be removed and replaced with the permission of the Event Director.

Ensure that your pricing is not distorted in comparison to others. Pricing needs to conform to as level a playing field as possible. This stipulation does not apply to upper end pricing.

No artist shall sell, purport to sell or carry on any form of commerce in the County of Cumberland as relates to their work, while participating in the event, unless such sale is pursuant to the terms of this agreement.

Breach of the above terms shall constitute a violation of the agreement and exclusion of the Artist from the program at the discretion of Event Director.

Artists must leave their work for exhibition until 5 pm on Sunday.

Following the final exhibition all unsold works must be retrieved by the artist on Sunday between 5 and 6pm, or arrangements must be made for shipping and insurance at the artist’s expense.

Parrsboro Creative will receive 40% of the proceeds of all sales and the artist will receive 60%. Payments to the artists for sold work will be mailed within 30 days of the event.

Post event sales must still account for the commission of 40% for the first thirty days and 30% for the next thirty days. We rely on the honour system.

GENERAL

Parrsboro Creative is a registered non profit society.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Executive Director:

director@parrsborocreative.com or 902-728-2007.

Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival

P.O. Box 681

Parrsboro, NS, Canada

B0M 1S0


Jocelyn Li

Executive Director

p. +1 902 728 2007
e. director@parrsborocreative.com
w. www.parrsborocreative.com

https://www.facebook.com/parrsborocreative

https://twitter.com/parrsborocreate