Category Archives: classes & workshops

A Chat with Kate

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Our good friend and former KW|AG staff member, Kate Carder-Thompson, chats with us about her upcoming visit to KW to teach two workshops at the Gallery, and about her own creative ventures:  What are you looking forward to most about … Continue reading

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Meet KW|AG’s new School Programs Coordinator.

By: Priti Kohli, Communications Coordinator, KW|AG KW|AG is delighted to welcome our new School Programs Coordinator, Mindy Alexander. Mindy joins us from her role at The Royal Conservatory as the Lead Researcher for Ontario, and prior to that she worked at … Continue reading

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Memorable Moments from Working at KW|AG, by Kate Carder-Thompson

  Memorable Moments From Working at KW|AG by Kate Carder-Thompson, School Programs Coordinator. My husband Lee and I moved to Kitchener in the summer of 2009. He was actually the one to discover KW|AG – I very clearly remember him … Continue reading

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Adventures in Camp

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Summer Art Camp has seen a flurry of activity with young artists eager to try their hand at a variety of different art projects. We’re just finishing up the fifth week with one more adventurous week to go. Some of … Continue reading

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Still Gathering (and Giving Hope)

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The Gather at the Gallery program is celebrating a year long success. The program was created by the Alzheimer Society of Kitchener-Waterloo to give recently diagnosed individuals and their caregivers a chance to take part in different visual art activities … Continue reading

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Lunchin’ and learnin’ with KW|AG and KPL

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By Emily Gove, KW|AG and KPL Community Programmer Over four Wednesdays in April and May, more than 90 attendees joined us for our new lunchtime lecture series in partnership with the Kitchener Public Library, Contemporary Art 101.  Each 30 minute lecture … Continue reading

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Say Cheese!

Do you know a teen interested in photography? The Gallery is holding a teen photography class this coming Saturday, April 21. The class is being taught by KW|AG’s very own Emily Gove. Emily is a practicing artist working in video, … Continue reading

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The Art of Frosting – with Yvonne Zensner

Yvonne Zensner, owner of The Cake Box, is teaching a cupcake decorating class at the Gallery this coming weekend. The class sold out in record time, but we still managed to catch up with Yvonne and get a quick tip … Continue reading

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KW|AG’s Rockin’ Art Camps

The Gallery’s Art Escape March Break Camp is over for another year. The kids, art instructors and staff at KWAG all had a blast! Don’t believe us, check out the video below and then sign up for our Summer Art … Continue reading

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Teaching Makes Me Humble

Artist educator and painter Karoline Varin-Jarkwoski has a busy week ahead of her as an instructor during the Gallery’s Art Escape March Break Camp. Karoline, who has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Waterloo and has … Continue reading

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