Art Windsor-Essex respectfully acknowledges that we are located on Anishinaabe Territory – the traditional territory of the Three Fires Confederacy of First Nations, comprised of the Ojibway, the Odawa, and the Potawatomi. Today the Anishinaabe of the Three Fires Confederacy are represented by Bkejwanong. We want to state our respect for the ancestral and ongoing authority of Walpole Island First Nation over its Territory.
Pumpkin Painting with Laura Fontaine and the AWE Teen Arts Council
DATE: Thursday, October 19th, 2023
TIME: 5pm – 8:30pm
LOCATION: 401 Riverside Dr. W, Windsor, ON
- Current AWE and/or Museum Windsor Members: Free admission to both Art Windsor-Essex and the Chimczuk Museum
- Non-Members: $13.25 – Admission to both Art Windsor-Essex and the Chimczuk Museum
Get ready to unleash your inner artist with the newest members of the 2023-2024 Teen Arts Council. Join us in the education studio for a spooktacular pumpkin-painting workshop! Don’t be scared to let your imagination run wild. We’ll provide the pumpkins, paints, and all the festive decorations you need to make your masterpiece. Come dressed in your Halloween best!
This workshop is open to all and great for all skill levels. While supplies last!
About the AWE Teen Arts Council
The AWE Teen Arts Council is a group of teens aged 14-17 from across Windsor-Essex who have come together to create programs for teens, by teens. They plans and lead workshop by, and for, youth.
Meet the Artist: Laura Fontaine
Laura Fontaine is an emerging Visual Artist and Makeup Artist from Windsor, Ontario. She studied at the University of Windsor, achieving her BFA in Visual Arts, Art History and French Studies. Laura studied and specializes in painting, drawing, digital/video art and photography. She owns her own private studio where she creates and teaches painting classes. Her artistic practice is greatly inspired by the psyche and its relation to music, lyrics, and poetry, as well as abstraction of shape and colour, mixing of patterns, and incorporating realism and portraiture with these abstract styles.