Painting Black Love - Nia Centre for the Arts
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Painting Black Love

Paint Night

Date

February 14, 2022

Time

6:00PM - 8:00PM

Come and celebrate love with us!

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Painting has played an instrumental role in preserving and archiving Black stories, moments and events as a way to help shape and tell our history across generations. Painting serves as our collective memory and through this art form, we are able to visually see and represent ourselves outside of the preconceived imagery of what is considered the dominant culture/ideology.  

Working alongside art facilitator and artist Tray Arts, participants will learn how to create a portrait drawing that represents the theme of Black Love. All supplies and materials will be provided.

Cost: $20.00CAD


Tray Arts

Tray Arts is a creative company that designs custom art piece and host one of Toronto hottest paint nights.  We teach private kids paint dayTray Arts uses art as a means of expression and found sanctuary through this process. By utilizing precise techniques, Tray Arts unique designs aim to capture your spirit inside to share it with the outside world. Notable pieces by Tray Arts include “Just like Dad” children book by Marilyn L. Whittaker, and being on public display at art exhibits, my art has allowed me to make a name for myself. Also done live painting for soca artist Machel Montano.

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