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.

Wall Art Learning Series – Piece by Piece: Mosaic Art Workshop

Develop a new skill for your mural-making toolkit with experienced mosaic mural artist Cristina Delago. Cristina will share essential tips and techniques for mosaic work as you create and take home a mosaic piece. When: Wednesday, August 8th, 5-9pm Where: Mural Routes Office, 1859 Kingston Rd., Toronto Registration: $25 for Mural Routes members, $30 for non-members …

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Working at Heights Certification: July 4th and 14th, 2018

Continuing our partnership with the Street Art Toronto, Mural Routes is offering another session of subsidized Working at Heights training for mural artists. This is a full day course, at the end of which participants will receive Ministry of Labour-approved Working at Heights Certification, valid for three years. Working at Heights Certification is required in …

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Graffiti Art Workshop: Wall Art Learning Series

Graffiti Art Workshop: Wall Art Learning Series A full-day workshop including a theoretical overview of graffiti art style and culture, and time for hands-on practice and learning technique with aerosol spray paint. Location: Mural Routes, 1859 Kingston Rd. Date: Saturday, July 7th from 10am-4pm Instructor: Evond Blake is a Canadian multidisciplinary visual artist who has …

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Wall Art Learning Series: The Process of Monumental Mural Making

The Process of Monumental Mural Making with Adrian Hayles Date: Thursday, May 24th from 6 – 8:30pm Location: Yonge Space, 389 Yonge St (at Gerrard St E) Cost: $30, $25 for Mural Routes members Details: Artist Adrian Hayles has created murals across the city of Toronto, including the monumental Yonge St Music Murals. Adrian will share …

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Wall Art Learning Series – Photoshop for Mural Artists

Acquire the skills necessary to create a mural design using Photoshop and learn how to translate the design into a full-scale, hand-painted mural. Date: Thursday May 17th 2018, 5:30 – 8:30pm Instructor: John Nobrega, artist, muralist, and Creative Director at Blinc studios Location: UrbanArts Protech Media Lab, 5 Bartonville Ave (at Weston Road) For more …

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