Painted Canvas Floorcloths
2 WEEKEND CLASS - NOV 1 & NOV 8 from 12:30–4:30 PM- Create a cozy canvas floorcloth during this two day class lead by artist Crystal Nielsen. The class will begin in the gallery viewing an exhibition of artworks by Maud Lewis, a well known Canadian folk artist from Nova Scotia. Participants will learn about the historical artform of floorcloths —hand painted canvas rugs associated with East Coast living. Learn the techniques and process behind creating your own hand painted rug which will last for years to come. Inspired by Maud’s painted story, participants will create their own floorcloth design using acrylic paint.