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The Scene

Upcoming Watercolour Card Workshop in Peers

Events by Lara Felsing

December 1 Yellowhead County hosted a
The Edson Baptist watercolour card painting class at the
Church welcomes all Peers Multiplex on Saturday, November
to come watch the 18. Participants enjoyed refreshments
Santa Claus Parade as
it passes right in front while they were walked through the
of the church and steps of creating four different original
keep warm by Christmas cards.
enjoying free hot Bonita Johann and her daughter Ali
chocolate, coffee and
cookies from 6-8pm. Johann attended the workshop together.
Parking is available in When asked how she enjoyed the
the church parking lot workshop, Bonita replied, "I've always
and their location is wanted to do watercolours.""This is
4717, 9 Ave.
December 1 For more information on upcoming
The Boys and Girls classes and events in the county you can
Club is in follow Yellowhead County on social
collaboration with media or call (780)723-4800. Ali Johann, left, and mom Bonita Johann put the finishing touches on their
Edson and District hand-painted watercolour cards. photo Lara Felsing
Chamber of
Commerce is hosting
the 2 annual Santa's Annual Palette and Pottery Exhibition at Library
Parade Party. Join
them for this free
outdoor family event by Deanna Mitchener
that will follow the
Santa Claus Parade. The annual Palette and Pottery Exhibition was
Activities included are held at the Edson Public Library over the
sleigh rides, hot dogs, weekend of November 18 through to November
hot chocolate, coffee, 20.
bonfire, tobogganing, The Edson Creative Arts Society and the
and music. Food bank Edson Craft Centre did some amazing work that
donations will be was on display and up for sale.
accepted. Please call "This event is something the pottery club and
the club at 780-723- the artists look forward to, as well as the
7240 or email them at community looks forward to. Its a great place for us to showcase the talent that's in our
for more information. community. It's a place to come together and
enjoy each others company and support the local
December 2 artists," said Robyne Wilock. "A special thanks
Join the Edson Public going out to the Edson Public Library for
Library on Saturday, allowing us to use this space to feature this event.
December 2nd from It is such a perfect location to host this type of
11am-2pm for a venue. "
family friendly Member Kathy Hicks said, "Thank you to the Kathy Hicks, Pauline Kneteman, and Robyne Wilock greet guests
holiday party with community for the overwhelming response that during the annual Palette and Pottery Exhibition that was held at the
crafts, tree trimming we have had. Thank you so much for supporting
and a light snack. the Arts and Culture in Edson." Edson Public Library over the weekend of November 18 to the 20th.
Everyone is welcome Pauline Kneteman, a member, added, "We
to this free event. would really miss doing this if we didn't have this spot, so we are very grateful for in artists like Susan Woolgar who
it. The event was very busy with will be giving an Acrylic Workshop
December 2 only standing room available at on December 1 and December 2.
Santa will be visiting times throughout the weekend." If you would like more
the Galloway Station The first Tuesday of every month information on this workshop or
Museum & Travel at 6 p.m. local artists meet to about joining the group you can call
Centre again this discuss different ideas and plan for Sonja at 780-723-6107.
holiday season! Drop workshops. They sometimes bring
into the Museum on
December 2, from
1pm to 3 pm for
snacks and crafts and
of course have your
picture taken with
Come Enjoy Our
Santa! Talented Come Enjoy Our
Michelle Buchwald
Christmas Market!
will taking the photos!
The Edson and Christmas Market!
District Historical
December 2
Society is partnering December 2
with the Kinettes this
year to help with their
10 - 2 pm
Christmas Hamper Erica Ilnicki (13) just joined The Edson Creative 10 - 2 pm
project. This is a free Arts Society this year, "This is the first time I have
Tipple Park Museum
event, but attendees ever put in an exhibit but I have been painting on Tipple Park Museum
are encouraged to give my own for a while now. I think it would be good
Hope to see you all there!
Santa a gift for those for other young artists to join. Everyone is Hope to see you all there!
in need! friendly and willing to share their knowledge and
See Classified Page for ideas." Erica had two different art exhibits in the
monthly meetings Palette and Pottery Exhibition and Sale over the
and activities past weekend. photo Deanna Mitchener
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