Programs - Extended Projects

Mural Painting with Helen O’Connor

Using acrylic paint on canvas or board, students will develop a mural from ideas to finished product. Younger students can work with tempera paint on a large roll of paper.

Grade Suitability:


Maximum Class Size:

Groups of 4-6

Time Required:

4-8 hours for 16-24 students

Material Required:

Artist provides all materials and equipment required.

Material Cost:


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Helen O’Connor

Helen O’Connor is well known for her interesting work as visual artist working in a variety of media: watercolour, acrylic, encaustic, willow sculpture, papermaking, printmaking, mural painting and bookmaking.  She presents engaging arts programming that always produces enthusiastic learning. Helen enjoys travelling to communities to share her many project ideas with children.

Contact: (867) 334-4292


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