The Penticton Art Gallery presents a fun filled, two-day Christmas card-making workshop with Naramata’s own, René Mehrer. René studied fine arts at both Okanagan College and UVIC where she completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts. She has recently returned to the Okanagan after living abroad in Taiwan, the UAE and most recently Istanbul, Turkey. René’s body of work includes drawing, painting, printmaking and collage.
This fantastic workshop will teach you how to create unique, hand-crafted Christmas cards, using collography, a relief-printing process which generally involves attachingand collaging shapes, fibers, texture mediums, etc., to a piece of wood or cardboard before inking and printing them using a the back of a soup spoon.
This workshop is suitable for people of all ages, from beginner to the experienced. Participation in this all ages family friendly workshop isopen to everyone and admission is by donation. As space is limited and pre-registration is preferred but drop-ins are welcome depending on space and availability.
All materials will be supplied by the Penticton Art Gallery and the workshops will take place in the Penticton Art Gallery’s Tea Room.
To pre-register and guarantee your space or to find our more information please call the gallery at: (250) 493-2928