Atelier de gravure | Jason Sikoak

Engraving Workshop | Jason Sikoak

Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.

As part of the exhibition Our Beautiful Land ,La Guilde invites you to participate in an engraving workshop led by artist Jason Sikoak. With a pencil, you will draw motifs of your choice on a polystyrene plate under Jason Sikoak’s supervision. Then, you will make one or more prints of your plate using coloured inks. Participants will be able to go home with their creations.

Originally from Rigolet, Nunatsiavut (Labrador), artist Jason Sikoak specializes in drawing and mixed media. He is currently completing his bachelor's degree in studio arts and art history at Concordia University. He has participated in several exhibitions, including the Northern Lights 2014 Conference and Trade Show in Ottawa, SakKijâjuk: Art and Craft from Nunatsiavut, presented at Art Space (Nova Scotia) and Braiding our Stories: First Voices Week Exhibition at the VAV Gallery (Montreal). His works are included in the collections of the , the Rigolet Inuit Community Government and The Rooms (Newfoundland).

Photo: © Tom McCloud