Printmaking Demo with Marlene Yuen • Sun, March 7 at 1 pm

Join Vancouver-based artist Marlene Yuen for a letterpress printing demonstration and artist talk streamed live over Zoom from WePress, a community artspace in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. A selection of Marlene’s handmade books will be on display at Griffin Art Projects as part of Whose Chinatown? Examining Chinatown Gazes in Art, Archives, and Collections, including Ho…

POSTPONED Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood • Sun, Apr 5 at 1:30 pm

POSTPONED Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood Sun, Apr 5, 2020 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver info[at]wepress.ca By donation (suggested $20) includes quilt-making supplies maximum 10 participants Crazy Quilts were a lively style of patchwork,from scraps,embellished with embroidery, lace and ribbon, popular in the 19th Century. If complicated quilt…

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood • Sun, Mar 8 at 1:30 pm

Crazy Quilting with local Madwoman Diane Wood Sun, Mar 8, 2020 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Register on Eventbrite info[at]wepress.ca By donation (suggested $20) includes quilt-making supplies maximum 10 participants Crazy Quilts were a lively style of patchwork,from scraps,embellished with embroidery, lace and ribbon, popular in the 19th Century. If…

Igniting Creativity: Mythological Creatures • Mon, Feb 24 at 6 PM

Igniting Creativity: Mythological Creatures Monday, Feb 24 from 6 PM to 8 PM at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Register on Eventbrite info[at]wepress.ca Free workshop maximum 10 participants all materials + equipment provided This facilitated open studio will provide the materials and inspiration for participants to create their own mythological creatures. Mixed media techniques will be…

Coptic Bookbinding with Chanel Ly • Sun, Feb 16 at 1:30 PM

Coptic Binding Sun, Feb 16, 2020 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm at 9 W. Hastings, Vancouver Register on Eventbrite info[at]wepress.ca Pay What You Can (suggested $50 / participant) includes book-making supplies maximum 8 participants Learn how to make your own hardcover notebook using the Coptic stitch! This is a centuries-old method that modern day bookbinders…