Category Archives: CossArt Exchange

SuperCrawl Information!

Ok so first off its SEPTEMBER 10/2011!

Time-1pm till 12pm but there a couple after parties!
(Also don’t forget Country Music Fan stuff too!)
CCMA FanFest

WHERE
Jackson Square rooftop
WHEN
Saturday, September 10, 2011
TIME
11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Also they have a FREE shuttle between the Lock St Street Festival and Super Crawl on James St North!

Music-BROKEN SOCIAL SCENE
J MASCIS
PALEY & FRANCIS
JUNIOR BOYS
SAID THE WHALE
RIDLEY BENT
BASIA BULAT and the HAMILTON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
PLANTS AND ANIMALS
RAH RAH
DINNER BELLES
SEAN ROWE
JACQUES GREENE (dj set)
THE HEARTBROKEN
DINOSAUR BONES
YOUNG RIVAL
TURKEY RHUBARB
REBEKAH HIGGS
MAYOR McCA
ELECTROLUMINESCENT
LIVE HOW YOU LIVE
COWLICK
OLENKA AND THE AUTUMN LOVERS
MONSTER TRUCK
THE REST
BA JOHNSTON
SARAH LOWES
FRY TRUCK
HAMILTON HIP HOP ALL-STARS
MOTEM & CO.
McMASTER LAPTOP ORCHESTRA
DJ OLLIE
DJ BASCO
EARTH, WIND & CHOIR
plus
DMC 2011 WORLD DJ CHAMPIONSHIPS: CANADIAN FINALS
and
WAR CHILD Busking For CHANGE

Visual artists include:
THE BEEHIVE CRAFT COLLECTIVE
http://www.beehivecraftcollective.ca/

SHAYNE DARK
http://www.shaynedark.com/

GARETH LICHTY
http://www.garethlichty.com/

MARIE-JEANNE MUSIOL
http://www.musiol.ca/

CHRIS SHEPHERD
http://chrisshepherd.net/

SHAKE -n- MAKE

MAX STREICHER
http://maxstreicher.com/

MARK AINSLIE
http://markainslieart.blogspot.com/

JASON FREIBURGER
http://www.circlearts.com/artisans/freiburger.shtml

ROBERT MICHAEL
http://robertmichael.ca/

JIM RILEY
http://www.jimriley.ca/

TH&B
http://www.thbcollective.com/

PETER MICHAEL WILSON
http://www.flickr.com/photos/petermichaelwilson/

http://www.supercrawl.ca/

Also Spectator article about it all

April Workshops

So this month is hopefully the beginning of spring and with that some workshops you may want to check out.

The Printstudio

brian musson

“PRINTING FROM METAL PLATES”

Intaglio/Etching

8 Week Course

TUESDAYS: Apr 5 to May 24

Time: 6:30 to 9:30pm

Instructor: Brian Musson

A wide range of effects are possible to achieve with this versatile technique. From fine line drawings to loose gestural textures, students will learn how to line etch, use hard/soft ground, aquatint and the direct techniques of drypoint and engraving on metal plates.

deliodelgado

“COLLAGE METHODS IN PRINTMAKING”
Collagraphs

8 Week Course
WEDNESDAYS: Apr 6 to May 25
Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Instructor: Delio Delgado

Interested in collaging? Then this course is for you! Participants will create a printing matrix using cardboard or wood and then apply paint, glue, leaves, fabric and other found materials to create an interesting surface that will then be printed on an etching press.

“CARVING METHODS IN PRINTMAKING”
RELIEF PRINTING
4 Week Course
TUESDAYS: Apr 5 to Apr 26
Time: 1pm to 4pm
Instructor: Donna Ibing

Exploring the oldest form of printmaking, this course will introduce students to the wonders of relief printing. From the ease of linoleum blocks to the expressive nature of the woodcut, students will be introduced to cutting tools, techniques, and press operation.

donna ibing

 

At the Factory

Production Planning Workshop

Saturday, April 2, 2011
11 AM  to  5 PM
Schedule, budget, casting, locations, performer
and technical contracts, permits, resource
management, crew-up, on-set supervision, and
troubleshooting will be addressed.

Script Continuity Workshop

Saturday, April 16, 2011
11 AM  to  5 PM
Create solid footing to allow for creative vision.
Learn how to break down scenes and plan
coverage, map-out, block and shoot sequences.

Full Series Participants: $35
Pre-production Series Participants: $40
Members: $65       Non-members: $85

To reserve your spot, please call or email:

905-577-9191 / info@hamiltonmediaarts.org

The Cossart Exchange-

Creative Business Round Table
April 12, 2011 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Cossart Exchange, Jackson Square (2 King Street, West), Hamilton

So you’ve started a business! And it’s going OK – Yay!

And now all those millions of questions you have are starting to pile up! Well, have we got the perfect session for you!

The Creative Business Round Table is a fantastic opportunity to develop a more comprehensive approach to building your business. Running for 5 weeks, and led by an expert team (a lawyer, an accountant and a business developer – also known as Marc, Derek and Cory), these sessions will explore a different ‘business bundle’ topic each week including: Market Analysis, Sales, Operations, Financial Management, and Business Models.

Due to the hands-on, interactive focus of these sessions, space is limited to 12.

Limited Space. Please RSVP:  Facebook | info@cossartexchange.com |  289 396 7627

Cost: $50 for all 5 classes, and includes tea, coffee and some nibbles

Season of Learning-Art Courses in Hamilton

So right about now is the time I start to think about the summer, things to do and more importantly courses I want to take.That being said the Printstudio, CossArt Exchange and The Factory are all offering courses….

everything from grant writing to t-shirt printing (One of my past favorites….). Click on the various organizations to find more. Oh and of course a nice image of the day courtsey of the Wooster Collective and Bansky!