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Family Workshop with Barbara Reid: Picture the Sky! | SOLD OUT

Join celebrated children's author Barbara Reid for a walk and hands-on workshop for kids.

Barbara Reid kneeling to look at a child's plasticine scene.

Please note this event is sold out. Join us at our next DRVP workshop, Build a Birdhouse, on May 6.

Join award-winning children’s author and illustrator, Barbara Reid and Evergreen for an exciting morning filled with nature walks, observations and hands-on activities.

As part of the exhibit of original artwork from her newest book Picture the Sky, Barbara Reid will celebrate nature in the Don Valley with a walk and workshop. Join Barbara for a walk in the Weston Quarry Garden followed by a hands-on modelling clay workshop, inspired by observations of nature in the Don Valley. 

Suggested for ages 5+. Supplies will be provided. The workshop costs $5+HST per person. Please register in advance via Eventbrite

This workshop is part of a series of art related programming from the Don River Valley Park project.

About the Artist

Barbara Reid has written and illustrated more than twenty-five picture books that have been published in over a dozen countries. Her signature plasticine relief illustrations have won numerous awards including the Governor General’s Award for Illustration, the Amelia Frances Howard Gibbon Award and the IBBY International Honour List. In January 2012 Barbara was appointed to the Order of Ontario.

Dates & Times

Date: March 24, 2018 | 10:00am–12:00pm

Prices & Fees

$5+HST per person. Please register in advance via Eventbrite. 


Annie Vandenberg


Google Map of Evergreen Brick Works, Toronto ON

Blake's Room, on the second floor of the Young Welcome Centre at Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave, Toronto ON, M4W 3X8

Wheelchair accessibleThis event is wheelchair-accessible.