ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: LINOCUT PRINTING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Learn the basics of planning, cutting and printing a simple two-colour linocut print. The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 12th & 13th of February. 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 20, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/134517647218326/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: INTRO TO SELF-PUBLISHING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Whether you’ve never made a zine or if you’re a seasoned self-publisher looking for more options, this workshop will help outline the possibilities of self-publishing, big and small. Come to learn how to plan your publication, layout your file in inDesign, choose a production method and set a reasonable price for your work. The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 23rd & 24th of January. 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 20, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/831929563645419/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: INTRO TO SELF-PUBLISHING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Whether you’ve never made a zine or if you’re a seasoned self-publisher looking for more options, this workshop will help outline the possibilities of self-publishing, big and small. Come to learn how to plan your publication, layout your file in inDesign, choose a production method and set a reasonable price for your work. The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 23rd & 24th of January. 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 20, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/831929563645419/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: HARD-COVER BOOKBINDING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Level up your sewing, cutting and gluing skills by learning to make a simple hard cover book! The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 17th & 22nd of January.

 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 12, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/2018865095024068/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: HARD-COVER BOOKBINDING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Level up your sewing, cutting and gluing skills by learning to make a simple hard cover book! The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 17th & 22nd of January.

 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 12, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/2018865095024068/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: SOFT-COVER BOOKBINDING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Learn the basics of softcover bookbinding to give your zines a handmade touch! This workshop will cover folded bindings, pamphlet stitch and Japanese stab binding. The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 15th & 16th of January.

 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 12, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/2128286784065850/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

ZINE LIBRARY WORKSHOP SERIES: SOFT-COVER BOOKBINDING

Text: Publish it Yourself. OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series. Images: A simplified image of a pencil and pair of scissors
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Learn the basics of softcover bookbinding to give your zines a handmade touch! This workshop will cover folded bindings, pamphlet stitch and Japanese stab binding. The same workshop will be offered twice, on the 15th & 16th of January.

 

Offered as part of the OCAD Zine Library Workshop Series, funded by the First Generation Program, administered by the Writing & Learning Centre, with support from the OCAD U Library. Maximum attendance is 12, first come, first served. The workshop is open to OCAD U students and is free, including materials.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/2128286784065850/
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 2529
Cost: 
Free

Land Claims: raise a flag Pennant Workshop with an Artist Talk by Susan Blight

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 2:00pm

Land Claims: raise a flag Pennant Workshop with an Artist Talk by Susan Blight

Saturday, December 2, 2017
2 p.m.

Onsite Gallery
199 Richmond St. W. (Ground Floor)

Free
All materials provided

 

Re-map the land in this pennant making workshop. Artist Susan Blight will present on her practice and the Ogimaa Mikana project. Presented as part of the exhibition, raise a flag: works from the Indigenous Art Collection (2000-2015).

 

Susan Blight is Anishinaabe from Couchiching First Nation. A visual artist, filmmaker, and arts educator, Susan’s films and video work have been screened nationally and internationally at such venues as Media City International Film Festival, Experiments in Cinema, and the ImagineNative Festival. In addition, Susan has exhibited at Gallery 44, The Print Studio, Platform Centre for Photographic and Digital Arts, and the Art Gallery of Windsor. Susan is co-founder of The Ogimaa Miikana Project, an artist/activist collective working to reclaim and rename the streets and landmarks of Toronto with Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe language) and in July 2013, she became a member of the Indigenous Routes artist collective which works to provide new media training for Indigenous youth. Susan Blight received a Masters of Fine Arts from the University of Windsor in Integrated Media, a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography, a Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies from the University of Manitoba and is a currently a PhD student in Social Justice Education at the UofT. She is a Presidential Appointee to the Hart House Board of Stewards, co-chair of the co-curricular Education Subcommittee of the University of Toronto’s Truth and Reconciliation Steering Committee, organizes the annual Indigenous Education Week at the UofT, and is the recipient of a 2014 IDERD award for her anti -racism work.

 

raise a flag: works from the Indigenous Art Collection (2000 - 2015)
Curated by Ryan Rice, Delaney Chair in Indigenous Visual Culture, OCAD U

Barry Ace, Sonny Assu, Carl Beam, Christi Belcourt, Rebecca Belmore, Christian Chapman, Dana Claxton, Ruth Cuthand, Wally Dion, David Garneau, Tanya Harnett, Faye HeavyShield, Greg A. Hill, Mark Igloliorte, Jimmy Iqaluq, Elisapee Ishulutaq, Alex Janvier, Piona Keyuakjuk, Myra Kukiiyaut, Rachelle Lafond, Jim Logan, Kayley Mackay, Qavavau Manumie, Ohotaq Mikkigak, Lisa Myers, Nadia Myre, Marianne Nicolson, Lionel Peyachew, Tim Pitsiulak, Annie Pootoogook, Barry Pottle, Pitaloosie Saila and Tania Willard.

raise a flag presents selected works from a national heritage collection representing First Nations, Inuit and Métis art. Housed in Ottawa, managed by Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada, the Indigenous Art Collection is one of the most important and comprehensive art collections of contemporary Indigenous art in Canada and beyond. In light of and in tandem with Canada’s 150 commemorations, raise a flag represents alternative discourses and uncovers missing narratives from the framework of a national identity. The works in raise a flag focus on recent acquisitions, obtained from 2000 to 2015, which chronicle recent significant national narratives reflecting upon Canadian heritage, diversity and collective memory.

 

Onsite Gallery
Onsite Gallery, located at 199 Richmond St. W., is the flagship professional gallery of OCAD U and an experimental curatorial platform for art, design and new media. On view at the gallery are two inaugural exhibitions in our new expanded space: raise a flag: works from the Indigenous Art Collection (2000-2015)and For This Land: Inside Elemental.

Venue & Address: 
Onsite Gallery (199 Richmond St. W., Ground Floor)
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/123615371743189/
Email: 
onsite@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 x456
Cost: 
Free
Land Claims: raise a flag Pennant Workshop with an Artist Talk by Susan Blight

Watercolour Sketchbook Bookinding Workshop with Jazmin Cordon-Ibanez

Two photographs of a hand holding a sketchbook, one with the sketchbook closed, the other with the sketchbook open
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for the last in our 4-part series of creative art & design workshops taught by OCAD U students. 

Watercolor Sketchbook Bookinding Workshop with Jazmin Cordon-Ibanez
Participants will learn how to make a simple sketchbook using watercolour paper. This workshop will demonstrate how to make the sketchbook by using the kettle stitch method of bookbinding. Participants will also have the chance to customize their creations. All materials will be provided. 

Workshops are free and open to current students at OCAD U. 

This workshop series is presented in partnership by the OCAD U Library's Learning Zone and the Writing & Learning Centre and supported by funding from the First Generation Program, administered by the WLC.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1, Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/460666341001314
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext.2529
Cost: 
Free
Keywords: 

Stop Motion Animation: Paper Puppets Workshop with Nikole Hidalgo

Illustration of parts of a paper puppet, including a woman's head, a bear head, arms, legs, torso, dress parts and shoes
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Join us for the second in our 4-part series of creative art & design workshops taught by OCAD U students. 

Stop Motion Animation: Paper Puppets Workshop with Nikole Hidalgo
This workshop is an introduction to the rewarding experience of making an animation using paper cutouts. The workshop will start hands on the building of a jointed paper puppet that, when well built, can be reused through out the length of an animated short production. When the puppets are ready, we will discuss other paper animation techniques for creating backgrounds and other effects. There will be a revision of the software to used to facilitate the animation process. Finally, we will shoot a small sequence with our
newly created paper puppet. All materials will be provided. Students can bring photos and drawings to use as reference or a the base of their puppet.

Workshops are free and open to current students at OCAD U. 

This workshop series is presented in partnership by the OCAD U Library's Learning Zone and the Writing & Learning Centre and supported by funding from the First Generation Program, administered by the WLC.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 113 McCaul Street, Level 1, Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/127011541384741
Email: 
mchudolinska@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext.2529
Cost: 
Free
Keywords: 

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