Community·PROJECT GIVE

Help make a lasting change and fight hunger in Ottawa at DIY workshops

In the lead up to CBC Ottawa's Project Give in support of the Ottawa Food Bank, participants can take part in creative workshops run by local artists to paint, create and help Make Change.

In advance of Project Give, participate in workshops in support of the Ottawa Food Bank

Paint, create and come together as a community to help fight hunger in our city with Make Change, the Project Give workshop series in support of the Ottawa Food Bank.

This year, as part of Project Give, you can take part in maker workshops leading up to the main event, which will be held on December 13 live from the National Arts Centre

Register for one — or all three — custom DIY workshops by making the minimum suggested donation per participant shown below. 

We expect Make Change workshops to fill up quickly! Click on the links below to register via the Ottawa Food Bank website. Space is limited.

All proceeds will go directly to the Ottawa Food Bank. Please note: Each participant must register and make the minimum donation individually.

Make Change Workshop 1: Custom Terrarium with The Urban Botanist

Thursday, Nov. 21 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Location: Sandy Hill Community Centre, 250 Somerset St. E

Build your own unique living creation by making a custom terrarium. The Urban Botanist will cover everything you need to know to care for your new plants. 

Minimum donation per participant $55

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Make a unique living creation with the Urban Botanist.

Make Change Workshop 2: Custom Charcuterie Board and Tea Towel with The Red Brick Emporium

Thursday, Nov. 28 | 6:30 to 9 p.m.

Location: Ottawa Food Bank, 1317 Michael St B, Ottawa

Stain, decorate and customize your own charcuterie board and tea towel using all-natural hemp oil and Iron Orchid Design ink decor stamps with Julie Breeze from the Red Brick Emporium

Minimum donation per participant $75

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Stain and customize your own charcuterie board and tea towel with The Red Brick Emporium.

Make Change Workshop 3: Watercolour Painting with Ottawa Artist Andrea Noriega

Thursday, Dec. 5 | 6 to 9 p.m.

Location: Equator Coffee, 412 Churchill Ave. N

Have you ever wanted to learn the art of watercolour painting? Experienced and new painters alike will paint a festive wreath and apple inspired by the Ottawa Food Bank logo with Ottawa artist Andrea Noriega. Perfect for a holiday gift or to add to your own home decor. 

Minimum donation per participant $45

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Paint a festive apple using watercolours with Ottawa artist Andrea Noriega.

Click here for more information about Project Give on Dec. 13.