A blending of movement, colour, and light, the kaleidoscope has fascinated young and old alike for centuries.
No matter what your history, looking through a Kaleidoscope renews old memories and brings the innocence of one's childhood back into focus for a time.
NOTE: Workshop is now full.
On Sunday, September 17th, 2017 you are invited to a FREE DIY Kaleidoscope making workshop at the Market Collective. The workshop is open to 15 participants of all ages (5+). Scroll down to sign-up!
Date: Sunday, September 17th, 2017
Time: 1 pm - 3 pm
cREative Realm Booth at Market Collective's 9 Year Anniversary
in the Inglewood Yellow Warehouse (1390 - 17 Ave SE)
The workshop will include a brief history of the kaleidoscope, a number of kaleidoscopes to view for inspiration and all the supplies needed to make your own simple yet unique kaleidoscope. The workshop is a public engagement component of the project "Kaleidoscope Eyes" a collaborative large scale kaleidoscope project by Rebecca Reid, Ryan Bourne and Randi Lee Ross in collaboration with Geometric Energy Corporation.
The large scale Kaleidoscope will be at the Market Collective all weekend for your enjoyment. If you can't make the workshop be sure to come alter your perception with a kaleidoscope viewing experience.
The workshop will take place at the cREative Realm Booth and is facilitated by the lead artist of the project Rebecca Reid and artistic collaborator Randi Lee Ross. Ryan Bourne will be at the Market Collective on the Saturday sharing 3 instrumental tracks he composed for the project. Come say hi and take a listen to the transportive music he has created.
The cREative Realm Project
is an immersive art project headed by artist Daniel J. Kirk to integrate art into road construction in Calgary.