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.
Weekends in the Studio: Collagraph Valentines with Emma McGee
DATE: Saturday, February 10, 2024
TIME: 1pm- 4pm
LOCATION: 2nd floor, Education Studio
COST: Free with regular gallery admission and free for AWE members
Embrace the upcoming holiday by creating personalized prints to hand out to your friends, family and loved-ones! Collagraphy is a DIY printmaking practice that uses textured materials to create a relief print – kind of like a stamp! Use different paint colours to create layers or add hand-drawn details to create your set of Valentines.
Meet Emma McGee!
Emerging artist, Emma McGee, combines unconventional materials with formal training to create art inspired by the allure of romantic and baroque aesthetics. In her work, she explores the impact of her cultural and gender identity on both her creative process and her interactions with the Fine Art realm. Emma strives to discover a balance between the idealized women and the undeniable magnetism of Black culture.