Bridging ~ Lorraine McGrath

It took me a while to see where the idea of bridging fit with my art. And then it came to me as I was working on a new painting, of a subject completely new to me. This subject presented itself to me because of new directions my life has been taking over the pastContinue reading “Bridging ~ Lorraine McGrath”

Bridging ~ Sharron Schoenfeld

Bridging – Do you see what I see? Hmmmm, probably not! I see the world in a unique Sharron way. Some see a sky that isn’t blue, and a sun that doesn’t shine as a gray and gloomy scene. I see a mauve, blue-violet and silver sky, backlit trees and buildings edged in bright highlights.Continue reading “Bridging ~ Sharron Schoenfeld”

My Favourite Things ~ Paige Mortensen

My favourite things in my artist toolkit are my irons. Watercolour batik is all about the wax, and to be useful the wax needs to be melted. First I have a small encaustic iron that folds down to make a small skillet for melting the wax. I then use sponges, brushes or stamps to putContinue reading “My Favourite Things ~ Paige Mortensen”

Spotlight on ~ Margaret Bremner

  A love of intricate detail, patterning, and the graphic quality of drawing have always been evident in my artwork. Several years ago I rediscovered pen-and-ink drawing, this time using structured patterns. I have an affinity for small objects, sparkle, and unusual effects. All this is present in my current mixed media work. My imagery springs from whatContinue reading “Spotlight on ~ Margaret Bremner”

Spotlight on ~ Valerie Munch

Painting in watercolour has inspired me to stop and enjoy all things bathed in light and casting interesting shadows. Red poppies in my garden, I have never had as many, and moments from a special trip to Nova Scotia, are among the subjects of my work  for our group show at Grace Westminster Church auditorium,Continue reading “Spotlight on ~ Valerie Munch”

25th Art Show and Sale – 2015

It gives us great pleasure to announce our 25th Annual Art Show and Sale! We hope to see you there to help us celebrate this special year for us. This year’s event will take place Friday, April 17, 2015, 7 – 10 pm, Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm, and Sunday noon – 4 pm,Continue reading “25th Art Show and Sale – 2015”

Art in the Garden 2014

Coming up August 16 and 17, will be Art in the Garden 2014. Karen Maguire and Kathleen Slavin, from the Artists’ Workshop, will be holding the show in Karen’s lovely garden, at 16 Cambridge Crescent in Saskatoon. The show will features paintings, sculpture, and photography by Karen, Kathleen, Sylvia Thompson, John Perret, and James Korpan.Continue reading “Art in the Garden 2014”

Art Trek 2014 – This weekend!

Art Trek 2014 is coming up this weekend, June 13 and 14th. Please go to our Facebook page for photos, updates, and the map of locations (see below also for a map). We are now on Twitter too, so you can keep up to date there too! This is going to be THE weekend in Saskatoon forContinue reading “Art Trek 2014 – This weekend!”

Show time is almost here – Friday April 4th!

This Friday night is our opening of the 24th Annual Show and Sale for Artists’ Workshop. Today was our last Monday of painting together for the season, and we were still working away. Also, today we were interviewed by Jeff Rogstad, our intrepid local CTV weatherman and community booster. He always makes it fun andContinue reading “Show time is almost here – Friday April 4th!”