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Painting & Dance 2016

Date: July 19, 2016
Instructors: Sheena Kalmakova of Ottawa, Ontario (Acrylic Palette Painting) and Sara Cooper & Jeremy Luby of Thunder Bay, Ontario (Ukrainian Dance)
Pokrova: On July 19, 2016, Pokrova Network hosted a double header Master Class for the Ottawa community featuring Painting and Ukrainian Dance.

Master Class: Painting with Sheena Kalmakova

Ottawa’s Sheena Kalmakova is a talented visual artist and teacher whose work evokes, inspires and probes culture and context. She introduced palette painting during the Master Class inspired by the flows, colour and spirit of Ukrainian dance. Sheena teaches with joy, warmth and direction, encouraging students to experiment with tools & paint, action and ideas.

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Master Class: Dance with Jeremy Luby & Sara Cooper

Thunder Bay’s dancing duo, Jeremy Luby and Sara Cooper of Chaban Ukrainian Dance Group. Inspired by the tradition of Ukrainian Canadian dance throughout the generations, Jeremy and Sara shared their expertise and techniques with the Ottawa community.

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