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Alumni Events 2020

Oct 24
2019 Wood Sign Workshop

Time 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Location Trafalgar - 1430 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6H 2L1

Fall Sign
Tap into your inner artist with a fun and functional wood sign workshop hosted by Illustration Alum Leanne Dowdall, owner of Crafty Creatures.

Join us for our Fall-themed workshop where you will be taught how to hand paint your own inspirational wood sign to take home and put on display.

Leanne will teach you her transfer technique to get your lettering onto your wood board and demonstrate how best to paint each letter by hand.

Date: Thursday, October 24
Location: The Marquee Pub, Sheridan College, Trafalgar Campus

Our workshop will provide the materials, space and atmosphere for you and your friends to create a keepsake that's brag-worthy for years to come!

All signs are either 15” x 12” or 16” x 20” and come with a built-in hanging system on the back for ease of hanging at home or the office. Prices vary depending on the size and theme chosen.

How to register:
1. Click here
2. Select your phrase and click on the image.
3. Choose October 24, 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. on the calendar.
4. Add to cart & proceed to checkout.
5. If you're doing a custom phrase, type your phrase in the special instructions box at checkout.

Please note finger foods, appetizers and drinks will be available for purchase in the Marquee Pub. Parking is not included. All guests will have to pay a $6.00 fee for parking. Please park in Lot 2 and follow the directional signs to The Marquee (Student Pub).

Space is limited, only 25 spots available.
For more information or if you have questions please contact Lesley Dean, Alumni Outreach Coordinator at

About Leanne Dowdall:
Leanne is the proud owner of Crafty Creatures – a new arts and crafts drop-in studio. Her creative background includes experience as a creative director and owner of a technical illustration and design studio. Using her creativity and entrepreneurship mentality, Leanne designed all the branding, crafts, and creative elements found within the studio at Crafty Creatures.