Physical Graffiti: CrossFit + Graffiti Art Workshops

October.1.2012

What: ORIENTATION MEETING for our upcoming graffiti workshops (Details & Sign Up below)

When: THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6th 1PM-2PM

Where: Academy of Lions @ 64 Ossington Avenue

How: Get the goods on our upcoming workshops, meet local graffiti legends and tour the Ossington Lane Way.

Hope to see you there.

 

Well and Good Presents PHYSICAL GRAFFITI: CROSSFIT + GRAFFITI ART WORKSHOP SERIES

Join us for our latest weekend workshops to learn about and practice aerosol safety, graffiti, drawing and screen printing* at the Academy of Lions. 

*Participants have the option to pursue one of 2 Streams - Graffiti or Tee Shirt Design

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


Phase 1: Aerosol Safety and Graffiti with CrossFit Training

  • Learn about and discuss the history of graffiti and street art.
  • Learn about the tools & initial techniques of spray painting using aerosols.
  • Drawing & T-Shirt artwork design
  • Push yourself to your limits with CrossFit, a core strength and conditioning program developed to enhance an individual’s competency at all physical tasks.
  • Plus get a free North Safety mask, filters & goggles set. ($125 Value)

 

Day 1: Saturday October 13, 2012

Noon - 5pm

Part 1: Aerosol Safety – Mask Fitting & Cross Fit Training @ Academy of Lions

Part 2: Graffiti Workshop @ Academy of Lions                               

Day 2: Sunday October 14, 2012

Noon - 5pm

Graffiti and Drawing workshop and Graffiti Demonstration

 

Phase 2: Graffiti Mural production and Screen Printing with CrossFit Training

Saturday October 20 and Sunday October 21, 2012

Noon - 5pm

Meet Up at Queen & Dufferin @ 12PM (North West corner amphitheatre)

Screen Printing @ The Baitshop

CrossFit @ Academy of Lions

Graffiti mural TBC

**BONUS**
Successful participants will have the opportunity to continue in our weekly drop-in program as a follow up to the workshop weekends:
- Learn about branding culture

- Community building through Social Media

- Make a website to sell your tees (ecommerce)

- Meet with mentors & advisors working in arts & culture

In partnership with ProAction Cops & Kids, Academy of Lions, The Baitshop and Autoshare.


CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

Workshops are open to youth aged 14-25   **Space is limited to 24 participants**


Physical Graffiti is funded by ProAction Cops & Kids, a charitable organization that provides funding for Toronto Police programs for youth at risk.

 

About ProAction Cops & Kids:

ProAction is a charity that funds projects and activities, initiated and run by police

officers, which engage youth at risk. Our goal is to build trust and mutual respect

between cops and youth, helping kids at risk before they become kids in trouble.

   www.copsandkids.ca      www.academyoflions.com     www.thebaitshop.ca      www.autoshare.com