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AutismBC Goes to Wet Paint Night for Caregivers (Prince Rupert)

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

We are hosting an AutismBC Goes to Wet Paint Night for Caregivers in Prince Rupert with our Northern Regional Coordinator, Sharon Grattan. 🎨💦🌈🖌️ 

It’s time to tap into your creative spirit, caregivers! Enjoy an evening of artistic exploration, relaxation, and the sheer joy of creating something beautiful with wet paint. More than just a painting night, this is a chance for the parent/caregiver community to connect. Join us on a journey of self-discovery through the world of colours!

 

  • How: Registration is required; see below. 
  • Who:AutismBC Adults (18 & up) Northern BC members, specifically in Prince Rupert and surrounding areas. 
  • What: We have space for 20 painters – parents, partners, adults and caregivers. 
  • Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2024
  • Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
  • Location: Prince Rupert Library, Multi-Purpose Room, 2024 101 6th Ave W, Prince Rupert BC V8J 1Y9
  • Website: HOME | Wet Paint (wetpaintprincerupe.wixsite.com)
  • Cost: FREE to AutismBC Members. Including all required supplies needed. 

 

What to Expect:

Here’s what you can expect at our upcoming wet paint night:

🎨 Event Duration: Typically lasts one to two hours, providing the perfect time for a relaxed experience.

🖌️ Prepped and Ready: Upon your arrival, the room will be set up and ready for your creative journey. Canvases, brushes, and a vibrant array of paint will be at your disposal.

🤝 Socialize and Settle: Take the time to mingle with fellow participants, find a comfy spot, and claim your seat. As everyone settles in, Coral will kick off the event with a warm introduction to set the stage for your painting adventure.

🎨 Guided Painting Session: Our focus for the night will be creating a beautiful piece of art—everyone in the class will be working on their unique version of the same painting. Coral will guide the group step-by-step, helping you bring your vision to life on the canvas.

🚶‍♀️ Personalized Support: While you work on your masterpiece, Coral will be making rounds, offering advice, and answering any questions you may have. It’s a collaborative and supportive atmosphere designed to enhance your painting experience.

🎨 Affordable Creativity: The best part about Wet Paint Night is that you enjoy the artistic process without investing in expensive painting supplies. We’ve got you covered, so come ready to paint, have a great time, and let your creativity flow!

 

Additional Important Details:

  • This event is for parents, partners, adults and caregivers, not children. 
  • Childcare will not be provided.
  • Please ensure you wear clothes that you are comfortable getting paint on. (old shirt/paint smock)
  • Snacks and refreshments will be provided. If you have a severe food allergy, please notify us at [email protected]
  • All persons attending need to be registered – Spots are limited!

 

Paint Night Image Selection:

We have four images to select to paint; only one image will be chosen. In your registration, please let us know your image preference. 

 

 

 

REGISTRATION INFO:

  • Registration opens on Monday. January 29, 2024, at 9:00 AM, and closes as soon as spots are allocated.
  • Please note that spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and we will have a waitlist in place if necessary.
  • You can register up to 2 participants per membership ID, and multiple registrations are unavailable. 
  • If you do not have an AutismBC membership, we encourage you to register ahead of time to ensure you get a spot. Get your membership: Our Membership — AutismBC
  • If you register and are unable to attend, please let us know right away by email so we can allocate your spot to a waitlisted registrant. 

 

REGISTRATION OPENS MONDAY, JANUARY 29 AT 9:00 AM. 

 

No artistic skills are required—whether you’re a seasoned artist or just starting out, everyone is welcome to join in the creative fun. There’s no pressure to learn, and it’s definitely not a formal art class. Just come as you are, have a good time, and maybe discover a few creative tricks along the way.

It’s a laid-back event designed for pure enjoyment and self-expression. See you there!

 

About the Instructor:

Coral Cargill, Wet Paint Prince Rupert

 

 
 
 

At AutismBC Goes events, we aim to foster a sense of community and belonging, ensuring that cost is never a barrier to participation. By organizing engaging outings and activities, we offer opportunities for autistic individuals and their families to connect, have fun, and learn in a supportive environment. 


Our programs are designed to support, empower, and connect the autism community!

Not yet an AutismBC Member? Sign-up for a Membership: Our Membership — AutismBC

 

Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
Website:
https://autismbc.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/autismbc/eventRegistration.jsp?event=7149&

Venue

Prince Rupert Library, Multi-Purpose Room
101 6 Ave W
Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1Y9 Canada
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Phone
250-627-1345
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