Our classes and workshops

Creative Manitoba presents a variety of workshops, events, seminars and courses throughout the year for both independent artists and those working in arts and cultural organizations. Take a look at what’s coming up!

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  • Session 7
    November 23, 2017
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Session 8
    November 30, 2017 - November 30, 2117
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Creative Manitoba Indigenous Programs and Manitoba Moon Voices will host bi-weekly hand drum circles with guest speakers, artists, elders and musicians at Thunderbird House. We will honour traditional knowledge, practice the art, and sound the drum.

  • Drum circle #4 -Traditions and Protocols w/ Alison Cox
    December 7, 2017
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Drum circle #5 - Solstice feast w/ Alison Cox
    December 21, 2017
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Drum circle #6 - Traditional Songs w/ Alison Cox
    January 4, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Drum circle #7 - Women and the Big Drum w/ Alison Cox
    January 18, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Drum circle #8
    February 1, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Drum circle #9
    February 15, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Drum circle #10
    March 1, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Drum circle #11
    March 15, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Drum circle #12
    March 22, 2018
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Registration deadline: December 21
Liz Barron, Program Officer of The Creating, Knowing and Sharing: The Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples granting section within Canada Council for the Arts, will be doing an overview of the new opportunities for Indigenous Artists within the Canada Council.

  • December 28, 2017
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration deadline: December 1, 2017
The Community Arts Practice Foundations course teaches you how to initiate and manage community-engaged arts projects from inception to completion.

  • Part 2: session 1
    January 12, 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Part 2: session 2
    January 13, 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Part 2: session 3
    January 14, 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Registration deadline: January 19
In this dynamic, fun and participatory workshop, you will learn how to write a grant for your individual art practice, including how to prepare a budget, résumé, artist statement and project proposal.

  • January 20, 2018
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Registration deadline: February 23, 2018
Working artists will gain the confidence and knowledge to successfully manage their careers in the cultural sector, developing an extensive business plan, marketing plan, and template for managing finances.

  • Session 1
    March 6, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 2
    March 13, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 3
    March 27, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 4
    April 3, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 5
    April 10, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 6
    April 17, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 7
    April 24, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 8
    May 1, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 9
    May 8, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 10
    May 15, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 11
    May 22, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • Session 12
    May 29, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Registration deadline: March 9, 2018
This course covers both business and cultural topics for Indigenous artists working in any artistic discipline.

  • Session 1
    March 15, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Session 2
    March 16, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Session 3
    March 17, 2018
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Session 4
    March 18, 2018
    10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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