Out-of-the-Box Fun with the Artists

2 by 3 in Ten

 

Gayle Halliwell offers a unique workshop that is great for gatherings at

home, workplace retreats or time out with friends.  Have fun and put

Gayle’s skills to the test.

 

You choose the subject and Gayle will create an original watercolour

for you—a 2 inch by 3 inch work, all in just 10 minutes!  Watch as

sailboats on the lake magically drift from the tip of her paint brush,

or a canola crop sprouts on the paper right before your eyes.  Gayle

paints while sharing the secrets of her painting techniques.  The result

is a signed, take-home original art piece – just for you!  Gayle’s artful

activity is a great add-on for your up-coming, home-based party or community event.

Artist/Facilitator:  Gayle Halliwell, Winnipeg Beach

Group size:            6 people (maximum number based on client needs and space)

Duration:               10 minutes per participant (or six people per hour)  

Cost per person:  $10, includes supplies and a small frame

Location:               Gayle’s Studio 410 in Winnipeg Beach or client/community locations

Call Gayle at:        204-389-3832 to discuss details and customized needs.  For more information, see Gayle’s Bio . . . 

Ekphrastic Poetry with Art

Do you know the art of Ekphrastic Poetry?  Let your imagination soar while creating an Ekphrastic poem with the whimsical visual artist and poet, Helma Rogge Rehders. 

 

Ekphrasis means “description” in Greek.  An Ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.  The process involves the imaginative act of narrating and reflecting on the "action" of a painting, sculpture, or photograph.  The poet may amplify and expand its meaning.  Rhyme, free verse, anything goes!  Come in and join us for what always proves to be an entertaining experience!   Samples of Helma’s paintings will be available to add an artful dimension during this poetic experience.

Artist/Facilitator:  Helma Rogge Rehders

Group size:            4 to 8 people  (12 years to adult/seniors)

Duration:                2.5 hours

Cost per person:   $30, supplies will be available

Location:                Client and community settings

Call Helma at:        204-389-5633 to discuss details and customized needs.  For more information,  See Helma’s Bio . .  .

Listen to Helma's interview with

Theatre Projects Manitoba 

This Land Floods:  The Interlake Chautauqua Tour

Harbouring Your Creativity

 

Get up close and personal with marina life as you join Gayle aboard her boat for a couple of fun-filled hours drawing or painting boats and water.  Sea sick??  Don’t worry, the boat won’t leave the dock on this artful adventure (sorry if you were hoping for that!).  However, you will have access to unique views and interesting topics to stimulate your creative juices.  Gayle’s relaxed style and expertise will assist you to stretch and grow from a day at the harbour in Winnipeg Beach!  Be prepared for a very unique experience.

Artist/Facilitator:  Gayle Halliwell, Winnipeg Beach

Group size:            4 to 8 people

Duration:               2 hours, or customized to group needs 

Cost per person:  $45, safety equipment and some supplies included

Location:               Harbour Front in Winnipeg Beach

Call Gayle at:        204-389-3832 to discuss details and customized needs.  For more information,

see Gayle’s Bio . . .

Listen to Gayle's interview with

Theatre Projects Manitoba 

This Land Floods:  The Interlake Chautauqua Tour

Black-Out Unspoken Word Game for Playful Groups  

Who doesn’t love a word game?  Compete with your friends or co-workers in forming, thinking of, or guessing words according to MY set of rules!  You’ll be given a choice of old books and a black marker.  Black out your words to reveal the remaining words that make up the spoken word elements in phrases and sentences.  Remember, it’s MY rules and they can change at a moment’s notice!  When the group shares its efforts out loud, the results can be absurd, hilarious or profound!  Sign up for an afternoon of fun and team building!   Helma is a master of words with a strong artistic bent.  She is a well-known visual artist, published poet, and fiction writer.  

Artist/Facilitator:  Helma Rogge Rehders

Group size:            4 to 12 people  (12 years to adult/seniors)

Duration:               2.5 hours

Cost per person:   $30, supplies included

Location:                Client and community settings

Call Helma at:        204-389-5633 to discuss details and customized needs.  For more information, See Helma’s Bio . .  .

Masterworks in Fabric

 

Gayle Halliwell, ensures that land, sky, and lakescapes are all possible using fabric!  No drawing, no painting – this is just a relaxing appliqué hand-stitch away from a unique creation to celebrate your favourite view.  Search through Gayle’s stash of fabrics for that perfect sky, field or water—and add some of your own fabric, if you wish.  You will learn the five keys to creating frame-worthy art during the process.  Bring your own laughter and be prepared for a rewarding take-home result. 

Artist/Facilitator:  Gayle Halliwell, Winnipeg Beach

Group size:            6 to 12 people

Duration:               3 hours or customized to client preferences 

Cost per person:  $35, most supplies included, plus one 8 X 10 framing mat 

Location:               Gayle’s Studio 410 in Winnipeg Beach or client/community locations

Call Gayle at:        204-389-3832 to discuss details and customized needs.  For more information, see Gayle’s Bio . . .