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Seminar: Friday April 7th, 2017, at the Creative Spirit Art Centre

Presenters: Ellen Anderson and Ann Guven
Registration Fee: $20.00 - payable by cash or credit card on day of the Seminar
Space is limited to 25 people. Please refrain from the use of perfume.

CSAC is pleased to present the Seminar “Barriers, process and goals of creating art studios for artists living with long term disabilities and the exhibition “Sons and Mothers, The Art Journey”. Please join us for a vegetarian lunch, view the art exhibition and attend the seminar.

The seminar covers the journeys of Ellen Anderson and Anne Guven dealing with the challenges to finding and creating services for their adult sons. Gabe Anderson deals with cerebral palsy and developmental disabilities. Orhan Guven lives with autism. Both Gabe and Orhan are gifted artists whose art is exhibited, and purchased in the U.S.A., Japan and Canada.

This is an opportunity for parents and professionals to learn about setting goals, learning processes and overcoming prejudices. 


12:00pm – 1:00pm                                                                                                                 Registration and Vegetarian Lunch

12:45 - Welcome, Ellen Anderson, Founder, CSAC Creative Spirit Art Centre

1:00pm – 1:30pm
"Orhan Guven, Art and Autism"
Speaker: Anne Guven, Founder, PAC, Perspectives Art Centre

1:30pm – 2:00pm  
"Gabe Anderson, Art and Cerebral Palsy"
Speaker: Ellen Anderson, CSAC, Creative Spirit Art Centre

2:00pm – 2:30pm
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This Seminar is accompanied by an Art Exhibition: “Sons and Mothers, The Art Journey” at the Creative Spirit Art Centre

Exhibition “Sons and Mothers, The Art Journey” - PAC gratefully acknowledges an artist exhibitions grant from the Ontario Arts Council, artist exhibitions grant for Orhan Guven. 

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Creative Spirit Art Centre


999 Dovercourt Road, Toronto, ON  M6H 2X7
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