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Music and Painting in Bannerman Park Thursday August 16, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.

Join in with members of the Porcupine Art Club as they paint panels to live music during the Summer Concert Series in Bannerman Park, Porcupine. (Far end past the bridge, by the new gazebo.) Pick up a paint brush and have … Continue reading

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Music and Painting in Bannerman Park Thursday July 26th, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.

Join in with members of the Porcupine Art Club as they paint panels to live music during the Summer Concert Series in Bannerman Park, Porcupine. (Far end past the bridge, by the new gazebo.) Pick up a paint brush and have … Continue reading

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June 28, 2018 Workshop: Papermaking

This week’s P.A.C. workshop will be a ‘cheap and cheerful’ intro to recycled paper making. We won’t be getting into technical terms or using fancy molds and deckles… we’ll throw a bunch of scrap paper into a blender, pour it … Continue reading

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New Page Added: By-laws

The Porcupine Art Club’s By-laws have now been uploaded to a new page on our site: 10 By-laws

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April 19, 2018 Workshop: Intro to Watercolour

Join visiting artist J.O. Pennanen in a lighthearted introduction to watercolour this Thursday April 19, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. The workshop is free for members, $5.00 for non-members. Participants must bring their own supplies (listed below). “Working as an illustrator, … Continue reading

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Suminagashi Workshop: Saturday November 18, 2017 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Suminagashi is a centuries-old Japanese art of marbling paper, predating techniques used in the West. The materials are simple: ink, a tray that can be filled with 1 or 2 inches (2.54 – 5 c.m. approx.) of water, and paper … Continue reading

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November 2017 Business Meeting Tonight (November 09)

The Porcupine Art Club’s October business meeting takes place on Thursday November 09th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the clubhouse in Roy Nicholson Park. (Intersection of Pine Street North and Eighth Avenue, Timmins.) Members and renewals for 2017/18 are due … Continue reading

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Thursday Workshop Nov. 02, 2017: Preparing for Exhibition

A scene from the opening of our our November 2010 exhibit “Signs and Symbols” at the temporary home of the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre behind the former Shania Twain Centre. PAC Exhibit Co-ordinator Cathy Cribbs, and Director Ellen Catherwood … Continue reading

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Thursday Evening Workshop “Making Your Mark”

Nicky Alexander will guide you through five fun exercises to help improve drawing skills and unlock your creativity. Bring your favourite drawing materials. Free for club members;  $5.00 for non-members. Thursday October 26, 2017 at 7 p.m. at the clubhouse … Continue reading

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Thursday October 19, 2017 Constructive Critiques: Part 2

Tonight’s demo is a continuation of October 05th’s demo for club members looking to get constructive feedback on their work. We will review more of the NOAA 2017 digital entries in-house, and club members can bring along the actual paintings … Continue reading

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