Category: Wall Art Learning Series

WALS is a series of individual workshops designed to equip emerging and mid-career artists and managers working in wall art, to deepen their understanding of the field of mural art and gain practical skills for career success.

Workshops are held throughout the year in locations across Toronto. Topics seek to fulfill needs in the mural arts community. Past topics have included budgets and proposals, working with aerosol, health and safety for muralists, community consultation, and more. If you have a suggestion for a relevant topic please email kyla@muralroutes.com.

2021 Workshops for Artists in Niagara Falls. Project Management: From Start to Finish

Managing a mural project from idea to unveiling is no easy feat. In this workshop, mural artist and project manager Tara Dorey will walk participants through each component in the management process, including budgeting, role management, scheduling, and more. Date: Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 3:00-5:30 pm Where: Online through Zoom. A link to join the …

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PIECE BY PIECE: Online Mosaic Workshops for Scarborough Residents (55+)

Thanks to a Government of Ontario Seniors Community grant, 27 Older Adults (55+) and Seniors (65+) living in Scarborough developed mural-making skills with experienced mosaic mural artist Cristina Delago. As part of the program, delivered virtually, each participant created a mosaic panel to contribute to this large community mural project on the theme of gratitude. …

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PIECE BY PIECE: Online Mosaic Workshops 

PIECE BY PIECE: Online Mosaic Workshops for Older Adults (55+) and Seniors (65+) who reside in Scarborough. Develop mural-making skills with experienced mosaic mural artist Cristina Delago. Participants will work on a small mosaic keepsake for themselves as well as one larger piece to contribute to a community mosaic project. DATES: Workshops will take place Monday …

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Registration: Artists’ Response in Uncertain Times

2020 has shown us that mural artists can be looked to as the cultural “First Responders” in Uncertain Times. Join us online as this panel of speakers share examples of how individual artists, collectives, and organizations can creatively pivot and negotiate the margins, and lead with creative solutions during these uncertain times. Date: Wednesday, July …

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Health & Safety for Muralists in North Etobicoke

  Mural Routes is offering a workshop on the theme of Health & Safety for Mural Artists, part of a series of workshops and trainings offered for community members, volunteer painters and artists of Augmented Representations: The North Etobicoke Mural Project coming this summer. Led by Michael Brown June 26, 5-8pm Albion Library 1515 Albion …

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