Remembrance of Lost Species Art Workshop

Sunday, December 3, 2017 14:00to17:00
Redpath Museum 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA
$10.00 / participant

​Join us for a  painting workshop to celebrate biodiversity and species conservation with South African art educator Katrine Claassen. The workshop will start with an introduction to the Museum's endangered, extinct and at risk species such as the Passenger pigeon, the Labrador Duck, the Eastern Cougar and the Carolina parakeet. The main part of the workshop is a painting lesson to remember lost species. Participants will create a work on canvas using acrylic paints. Suitable for children 8 - 12 years old.

In English.

Reservation necessary: redpath.museum [at] mcgill.ca. (Space is limited to 20 participants.)

$10.00/participant. Payment at the Museum (Room 102) when you arrive on December 3. 

Land Acknowledgement

McGill University is on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. We acknowledge and thank the diverse Indigenous peoples whose presence marks this territory on which peoples of the world now gather.

The Redpath Museum's director EDI statement.

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