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Details for "Creativity - Re-learning how to play with Lalita Hamill"

March 21st - March 22nd, 2020 

10.00 AM - 4.00 PM


Creativity - Re-learning how to play with Lalita Hamill 

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Dene Croft Studios,

118 Pemberton Ave, North Vancouver, BC V7P 2R5  

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Members: $220.00

Non-Members: $270.00


Open to all media and all experience levels.


Workshop Overiew


The purpose of this workshop series is to encourage artists to play more, paint more, and think less. Specific exercises will be throughout, along with group discussions, presentations and demos, and studies. A final piece may or may not be completed, depending on the participant’s path of exploration.

Topics include: reflection on own work thus far, reasons for creating, observing and interpreting, left brain and right brain, experimentation, exploration, imagination, process, curiosity, being present, gesture, touch, expression, emotion, allowing, and letting go.




Workshop Objectives:

  • To be reminded about the importance of play in creating and learning
  • To have a safe, supportive place to explore
  • To receive constructive feedback in real time to help through the process
  • To learn, grow, and gain confidence


 About the Instructor - Lalita Hamill 



Lalita is a sought-after instructor who specializes in contemporary realism, especially of figures, still life and landscapes. She attended the Vancouver Academy of Art, where she studied traditional painting methods from classically trained instructors for four years.  While she specializes in oils, she is also proficient in acrylics, watercolour, and drawing media. She has over 30 years teaching experience, has a degree in Philosophy, and is a writer, musician, & facilitator.  Visit



Register online by clicking "Register Now" at the bottom of the screen, by phone 604-681-2744, or at the Federation Gallery, Tues - Sun, 10am - 5pm

Refund & Cancellation Policy
We require full payment at the time of registration. You may withdraw until 4 weeks prior to the workshop start date and receive a full refund. No refunds will be allowed after this date.
We reserve the right to change or cancel any of our educational programs. If we cancel a workshop, a full refund will be given to all registrants. In the event the instructor is unavailable, either an alternate instructor with similar credentials.


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5+ spots available
Registration Open Since:
2019-12-11 00:00:00
Registration Closes:
2020-03-20 23:59:00

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