EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

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Anyone can be taught creative survival skills to help their projects thrive.

Learn and use these skills to map out your goals for the new year.

It is common knowledge that growth needs to be paired with a plan to achieve best results. It is less common to be reminded that periods of growth benefit from, and even require, periods of rest and reflection. It’s the time of year to pause and evaluate what ground you have covered and where you would like to go next.

This two-part workshop offers a chance to experiment and build a set of observational tools. Most importantly, it is a chance to remember how to play. Using techniques unique to drawing and creative writing, you will gain insight and cultivate awareness in a fun way, helping you identify habits, assumptions and blockages. The outcome will be a set of personal guidelines and a map to the change you want to see in the coming year.

You don’t have to know how to write or draw to participate. Come ignite your curiosity and creativity, the most important tools in your tool-box.

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Rebecca is a Canadian artist with a writing, research and performance practice. At some point she figured out her artist brain was useful to marketing and branding initiatives, and has lent her insight to tech startups, a robot factory and various companies in the UK and Canada. Her analysis and problem solving resulted in productivity increases of over 50% and sales that exceeded 3 million dollars.

Her work is exhibited and published internationally, and has taken her to 20 countries. She holds a Masters in Art Writing from Goldsmiths, University of London, and has been the recipient of funding from The British Arts Council, The Québec Council for the Arts, and the Federal Government of Canada.

 
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STOREFRONT SUMMER PARTY | In Support of artspace YXE

Join us Thursday July 19th for a come and go summer patio party at Storefront. We are pleased to offer our support to ArtSpace YXE, Saskatoon’s future arts hub. Come see what their plans are and celebrate design, art and architecture.

ARTSPACE YXE is a non-profit organization dedicated to building a centralized gathering space where artists, makers, performers and cultural organizations can work, create, live and connect. Come out to our enjoy our new patio and meet the new Board of Directors of ArtSpace YXE.

EVENT DETAILS:

Date and Time: Thursday 19 July 2018 | 7:00-11:00pm

Location: Storefront 325 21st Street West Saskatoon, SK

Admission: FREE

FREE Tickets:

https://www.picatic.com/event15311647218275

Food by Odd Couple, beer by 9 Mile Legacy, and feature OC watermelon cocktail.

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DESIGN SERIES | bldgHOUSE

Sunday January 21, 2018

Storefront is pleased to present the next workshop in our Design Series; bldgHOUSE is a two day workshop lead by Crystal Bueckert of Bldg Studio Inc. With 10 years of experience designing custom homes, Bueckert will lay out the process of designing a house from the beginning planning stages to the delivery of construction drawings.

Get your tickets here:

https://www.picatic.com/event15149461038519

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SIGNBAND SERIES

Every 4 months

Featuring an artist, architect or designer every four months with a billboard project on the signband above our door. This accessible exhibition format brings design to the street.

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SHOPTALK TUESDAY

Second Tuesday of every month

Storefront and Carey Shaw partner to bring together creatives and makers for a monthly evening of networking, sharing and just hanging out.