Art Speed Dating (Dawe Branch)

Friday, February 14
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Dawe Branch Fireplace
For Adults

If you don’t have traditional Valentine’s Day plans, join us at the Dawe Branch and discover your new artistic passion. 

Try out a variety of art styles after hours at the library. Refreshments and chocolates included! Registration required. Phone 403-346-4576 or email to book your spot.

Meet Brian Downes to paint "the romance of a sunset in the foothills. “Participants will experience the wonder of watercolor paint reacting to wet stretched (stapled to board) professional grade watercolor paper. Finished painting will be about 5x7" and ready for framing.

Meet Marianne Harris and paint the “Heart-Air Balloons” project using acrylic paints. In 15-20 minutes we’ll be able to complete a 5.5 x 7.5” painting, and the participants get to take home their finished project!

Meet Anna Wolkowski and bring out the artist inside you with the Zentangle Method. An easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns.

Meet Alyssa Braun and learn the basic steps of salsa, the Latin dance style that is popular around the world! The focus will be on solo footwork in L.A. style, so no partner required!

Meet Tatiana Tilly and craft a soft and cuddly love bag from yarn of your choice. Learn about multiple ways to work with yarn.

Meet Wayne and Tammy make some unique cards for your loved ones. You will be introduced to blending ink and photocard making techniques. You will create your own card using either technique or both and take it home with you.