Akin + Xpace Summer Gallery Crawl

All are welcome, open to the public. Akin Projects and Xpace invite you to attend a special summer edition of the Akin Gallery Crawl followed by drinks at Xpace Cultural Centre 1. Meet at Mercer Union at 12:00pm – 1286 Bloor St. W 2. Visit Scrap Metal Gallery 3....

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Forge: DIY Tote Bag Screenprinting w/ Alicia Nauta

Join us for a fun evening of screen printing with artist Alicia Nauta. Learn new (or improve) screen printing skills and techniques (screen preparation, ink mixing, printing and clean up) to create your own unique designs on two tote bags using fabric ink! $25 per...

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Hardcover Arrow-Stitch Journal

Hard Cover Arrow-Stitch Journal $75, materials included Join Carolyn Eady from Sprouts Press for a morning of paper fun! Learn how to craft your own hand bound, hardcover journal. This workshop will introduce you to the tools of the trade, materials, and techniques to...

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Framing Workshop

Framing Workshop  $95, materials included   Learn the basics of framing and save money on your next art show or decorating binge! Pam Lobb will demonstrate two standard styles of framing. First, learn how to cut a mat, secure an image and assemble it into a frame with...

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Linocut Workshop

Linocut Workshop $95, materials included Join us for an intro to lino block carving and printing. Over two nights Graven Feather artist Erin Candela takes you through the process of designing and carving your own linoleum block to create a small edition of beautiful...

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Longstitch / Linkstitch Bookbinding Workshop

$65, materials included Join Carolyn Eady from Sprouts Press to learn how to design and craft your own hand bound journal. This workshop will introduce you to the basic process of hand decorating paper for use as book covers, and then how to incorporate it into a hand...

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Letterpress Card Workshop

Letterpress Card Workshop $65, materials included   Become acquainted with the joys of letterpress printing, a practice developed over 400 years ago! This workshop is a brief introduction to the use of a letterpress to make simple and beautiful cards. It’s the...

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Spring Gallery Crawl

Please join us for special tours of the current exhibitions of some of Toronto’s best and brightest galleries on Dupont. 1. Meet at Cooper Cole: 1134 Dupont Street 2. Visit Angell Gallery 3. Visit Erin Strump Projects 4. Visit our favorite afternoon watering...

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AKIN Projects @ Kazoo

This will be Akin Projects first year attending Guelph’s annual celebration of independent Print Media. We will be displaying and selling work from members of the Akin Collective, including but not limited to posters, zines, comics, books, t-shirts, cards,...

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Life Drawing with Akin

AKIN is excited to host our first ever life drawing session at our Dufferin studios! All artists are welcome to join for this evening of uninstructed life drawing. No experience necessary, but all experience levels welcome. Space is limited, reserve your spot by...

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