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Painting in The Park – Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)


April 15, 2023 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm




$40+HST per participant | $80+HST per family of 5

Learn painting techniques while immersed in the unique beauty of Tommy Thompson Park!

We’ll enjoy a short hike through Toronto’s Urban Wilderness and gain inspiration from nature to create our own works of art. In celebration of Earth Day, participants will be guided in customizing their own canvas tote bag with painted illustrations of flora native to Southern Ontario.

Painting in The Park – Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA)

Workshops are led by an experienced art instructor. All materials will be provided, and participants of all skill levels are welcome!

Two workshops will be hosted on this day. Please ensure that you’re buying tickets for the workshop you’re interested in attending:

  • 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – this workshop is intended for families, and one ticket ($80+HST) will provide admittance for up to five participants. Each family group will receive ONE canvas bag only.
  • 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – this workshop is intended for everyone, and one ticket ($40+HST) will provide admittance for one participant. Each participant will receive one canvas bag.

We’ll meet at the Tommy Thompson Park Nature Centre, which is an approximately 10-minute hike in from the entrance. Please dress for the weather, including warm layered clothing and winter boots.

This event is intended for Ages 6+:

  • Beginner level information
  • Activities and concepts that are friendly for all ages
  • Intended audience includes children, youth, and adults

TRCA is committed to creating an accessible experience for all participants. If you require an accommodation, please email [email protected] at least 7 days prior to the event.

We ask that you self assess for COVID-19 and please stay home if you are feeling unwell. In line with government guidelines, it is recommended that you wear a mask while indoors.

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