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Fun with Function: A Drawing Exploration

January 30, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Open to paid SAOT Members only…

Relax, Unwind & Revitalize the Creative Spirit that makes you a great OT!!

January 30, 2021

11:00 am to Noon

Join Edmonton artist and illustrator, Alex Labarda, as he guides you through an enjoyable and relaxing drawing adventure that requires no previous drawing ability. Just get that pencil or marker moving in your own way and enjoy the wonderful benefits of art making. We will be using ideas inspired by the work of master cartoonists the legendary Dr. Seuss and Rune Goldberg, who illustrated humorous over-the-top inventions, gadgets and machines to do simple tasks. We hope you enjoy creating your own fun invented doodle!

Materials required – pencil, paper, black and colored markers (optional)

About your instructor: 

Alex Labarda is a working professional artist, experienced art educator and EPSB substitute teacher. He has presented mural art panel talks at Alberta Gallery of Art, and has exhibited at various places such as Gallery@501, Muttart Conservatory and is the current live painting MINBID champion. Alex has taught a variety of art classes at City Arts Centre, and Smeltzer House Visual Arts Center for over ten years. Recently he founded Online Art Club for Kids and has started to do Adult Workshops and Theme Parties. His cartoon characters Polar and Brooklyn have appeared in many of his paintings and murals. Alex loves to draw characters and fun environments and hopes to inspire and spark the creative energies in all of his students. 

Sites and social media



IG: @alex_labarda_artist

**Please plan to attend if you register as there are limited spaces and we want to ensure good attendance! If your plans change please email info@saot.ca so that your space can be made available to someone else.


January 30, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Society of Alberta Occupational Therapists
(855) MY1-SAOT
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