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Artists’ Residency Project, Summer 2017
2017 Residency week schedule 
for PAA members

Activities planned for Tuesday and Thursday may be switched, depending on weather.

Please send the sign up sheet if you plan to attend any activities. (please  sign up)

Bring you artist’s supplies to any workshop activity.  (artists' supplies)

Monday, July 17
5-8 pm: PAA members are encouraged to join Residency hosts and visiting artists for a potluck dinner and bonfire at Val’s to meet the visitors. (Bring a salad or dessert and your favourite beverage)

Tuesday, July 18 (open to PAA members) (or Thursday, weather)
9:30: Meet at hwy 148 and Wilson Rd, Bryson. Destination: a private beach by the River
10-12: Nature-based plein air workshop “River Works” with Rob Hinchley. Bring your bathing suits. ($10. fee)
12-1: Lunch (bring a contribution, or your own lunch)
1-4 pm: Plein air continued
4-8: Dinner at Dale’s, Calumet Island. (bring a salad or dessert and your favourite beverage)

Wednesday, July 19 (open to PAA members)
9:30: Arrive at the Stone School and get settled
10-12: Mark Making Workshop with Karen Mackay ($10. fee)
12-1: Lunch (bring a contribution, or your own lunch)
1-4: Mark Making workshop, continued
5:30-8: Dinner at Cafe 349 (About $20). Everyone welcome

Thursday, July 20 (open to PAA members) (or Tuesday)
9:30: Arrive at the Stone School and get settled
10-11: Artist’s talk: Catherine Timm, Fiber Artist
11-12: Pocket Assemblages with Kate Strickland, introduction
12-1: Lunch (bring a contribution, or your own lunch)
1-4: Pocket assemblages, continued
5-8: Dinner at       . (Bring a salad or dessert and your favourite beverage)

Friday, July 21 (includes PAA members who participated)
10-11: Meet at Art Brûlant and Impressions in Shawville and drop off your artwork for the exhibition.
11-12: Meet at Val’s for a demonstration of chain saw sculpture techniques by Peter Van Adrichem.
12-1: Lunch (bring a contribution, or your own lunch)
1-2: Artist’s Talk with Geraldine Taylor about her work and her belief that art is not necessarily created by an individual, but by a whole community.
2-4: Down time and travel.
4-6: Vernissage: The Nature of the River: an exhibition of works created during the Residency week. (All bring finger food)

PAA members: We hope you will join us to share, create, and meet some new friends.