Artist in Residence program
Enhance your artistic skills and connect with nature. The annual Artist in Residence program provides free art lessons in the Park. Each summer, lessons are conducted en plein air and cater to a variety of skill sets and age groups.
Jim Morlock – July 9 to 13
Danielle Gardner – July 23 to 27
Paul Harpley – July 30 to August 3
Christy A. Smith – October 8 to 12
Interested in becoming a volunteer artist in residence? We invite established and emerging artists to apply.
What to expect: An Artist in Residence is required to deliver five art lessons over a seven day period, for a maximum of two weeks. We offer each artist a campsite free of charge, as well as use of the Nature Centre. Artists will also receive promotion through our website, social media channels, and e-newsletters.
How to apply: Interested candidates are asked to submit a completed application form by March 31, 2018.
Emerging artist mentorship program
We're providing one emerging artist with an opportunity to enhance their artistic skills. The selected artist will work closely with an Artist in Residence.They will receive personalized art lessons and learn about how to teach art to a group. A complimentary campsite and art supplies will also be provided.
How to apply: Interested candidates are asked to submit a completed application form by June 30, 2018.