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ARTFUSiON & Arts Week 2023

a promotional image about ARTFUSiON Festival featuring polka dots in blues and purples

After a few years of hosting ARTFUSiON and Arts Week later in the year, we’re thrilled to bring it back to September where it belongs. And by a delightful scheduling coincidence, Arts Week overlaps with Well-Being Week this year. Since…

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HOLDFAST Festival + AAMP + Admiralty House – August 22-26

a promotional poster for HOLD FAST Festival

AAMP is thrilled to be part of this year’s magnificent HOLDFAST Festival – an absolute CELEBRATION of art. We’re participating in three different events – our founder and chair, Christine, is hosting a workshop, we’re partnering with Admiralty House Communications…

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Lawn Games, Fingerpainting, and Zines – August 15-17

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Please register for these FREE events at info@aamp.ca Tuesday, August 15 – 6:30-8:00PM – Family Lawn Games  Join us for a relaxing evening of hula-hooping, bean-bag-tossing, silly-game-playing fun. Open to anyone who likes lawn games! Wednesday, August 16 – 10-11:00AM…

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Artsy Fun – July 21-31, 2023

a promo image for July events featuring three cartoon-like plants in yellow pots. The plants are shaped like pompoms with two green leaves under each one. The first on is yellow, the second is red, the third is blue and there is one word on each that together reads 'have more fun' Orange text beneath the flowerpots reads 'July Events With AAMP'

Here’s all the Artsy Fun we have coming up for you in the next 10 days! Printable versions of our summer calendar are available on our Google Drive. Pride in the Pearl AAMP is delighted to be participating in the…

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Spring/Easter Directed Drawings: A Community Post

Many thanks to AAMP volunteer Janet Bartlett for this great post about creating fun drawings for Easter or other Spring celebrations. If you like to do directed drawings (using step-by-step instructions), Janet has some great sites for you to explore….

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April 2022 Events

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Whenever possible, we want to offer an online version of our events. If you want to attend online, please let us know and we will figure it out! Sunday, April 10, 1:30PM at The Annex/Online – Mug Rug Sewing Project…

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Friday Fun (3 of 4): Ice Crafts

a woman holds a happy face craft made of ice

In this week’s video, Nicole is making ice decorations that you can put outside! She used all kinds of bits and pieces of craft supplies but you can use bird seed or pasta or anything else that makes interesting shapes…

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Friday Fun (2 of 4): Story Games

small white cards with simple drawings on them

This week, Christine and Lucy are creating story cards and using them as prompts to make up stories on the spot!Want to play along? You can make your own story cards with small pieces of paper. Draw a picture on…

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Friday Fun (1 of 4): Paper Puppets

a green snake puppet made of paper in front of a sign that says 'Friday Fun Paper Puppets'

For the next 4 weeks, AAMP is teaming up with the City of Mount Pearl and giving you some ideas for creativity activities to do at home. In our first video, Christine shows you how to make some paper puppets.

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