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Jewish Cultural Art and Objects: Workshop Series

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Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

1055 Marginal Rd

Halifax, NS B3H 4P7

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Instructor Amy Rubin will explore works from Jewish traditions around the world and guide participants in artistic exercises.

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Date: Last Sunday of the month from January - June

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Windsor Foundation Classroom

Language: Presented in English

Cost: Included with Museum admission.

Judaism has a rich tradition of art, craft and sacred objects. In this series, instructor Amy Rubin will explore the symbolism and technique of historic and contemporary works from Jewish traditions around the world, then, guide participants in a related artistic exercise. Register for one, or all workshops in the series. Previous art experience not required.

Space is reserved for 15 participants per class. Reservation is required for each class.

January 26: Jewish Imagery and Symbols

Exercise: Drawing and mark-making

February 23: Jewish Household Objects

Exercise: Meaningful household treasure

March 29: Jewish Illuminated Objects

Exercise: Painting, drawing and Hebrew lettering

April 26: Jewish Embroidery and Textiles

Exercise: Challah cover

May 31: Jewish Paper Cutting

Exercise: Mizrah making

June 28: Portable Spirit

Exercise: Candle making

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Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

1055 Marginal Rd

Halifax, NS B3H 4P7

Canada

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