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Brush, Blush, Bloom

Oh, the weather outside is frightful

But the fire is so delightful

And since we’ve no place to go

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

But on the contrary! You do have somewhere to go. A place where you can explore the unique process of Islamic geometric art through painting. Join us and let @nazneenarts guide you in creating a custom canvas with an 8 fold rosette. You will be painting your masterpiece using the dotillism technique, which is inspired by Aboriginal art and mandalas So if you’ve always wished to dabble with Islamic art but can never find the time, here’s your chance! Don’t think you have the skill? Perfect symmetry is impossible? NOT HERE! The workshop is designed for ALL skill levels. Join us as we explore in the artistic process and enjoy the journey of creativity.

Tool and supplies included:

  • hexagon shaped canvas
  • acrylic paint (choice of colours)
  • paint palette
  • wooden dowels
  • step by step guide

The ambiance in our workshops encourages, supports and boosts our sense of self confidence and sisterhood. As such, we encourage you to share this experience with a special woman in your life.

Light refreshments, chai and coffee will be provided.

Only 12 spots available!

About the facilitator

Nazneen is a Canadian- Australian based teacher with a specialist in visual arts. Islamic art has always been a particular passion of hers hence bringing life to her ‘Chai & Canvas initiative’. Chai & Canvas is meant to be a social event for women to work on creating visual pieces while enjoying a cuppa.  You can find more of her workshops @nazneenarts

Sunday, December 15, 2019

2:00pm – 5:00pm

Auliya Academy