Two weeks prior to the event, you will be e-mailed a “Getting-Ready-Kit” outlining sign-in details and any further information you will need for the day of. On July 12th, 2014, arrive at the Markham Civic Center Outdoor Parking Lot at 2:30PM to check in. Get ready to compete!
Early Bird Registration (Before June 5): $25 CAD per participant registration fee – min 3 participants per team
Regular Registration (After June 5): $30 CAD per participant registration fee – min 3 participants per team Included With Entry Fee:
1 cube (16” x 16”)
Acrylic paint in available colours: red, blue, yellow, white, black
Paint brush set
Wax paper on cardboard as palette substitute
How to Get Additional Cubes
For every $20 fundraised by each team, they get a cube. (Per se, a team fundraise $100, they will receive 5 cubes)
For more information, please download the outreach package here.
Workshops held on July 25th, 2015 at 3PM, 5PM & 7PM, lasting for 1.5 hours each.
Registration starts fifteen minutes prior to the workshop.
Artist's Choice Award
Awarded by the professional artist guiding each workshop to the individual they feel has best expressed their art in a measure of creativity and skill.
People's Choice Award
Awarded to the individual who has amassed the greatest amount of votes for their piece by those attending the event.
Visual Art Recipients
Awarded to the two runners up for the Artist Choice Award per workshop; these prizes are Chatime Gift Cards valued at $20.
There was a night, maybe not too long ago, you were sprawled on a warm, carpeted floor,
surrounded by the people who truly mattered: there was something inexplicable in that room,
a connection you couldn’t quite fathom. Distilled amongst you was a beauty that words
couldn’t describe, but that you desired so greatly to express. If moments like these inspire
you, then join us in our session to capture them on canvas.
Staring at the skyscrapers looming over you, striking in their glass-coated brilliance,
you stand in the heart of urban development. The city is laid out in front of you,
your eyes drinking in the magnificence of architectural ingenuity. Your mind can see the
transformation: from the nothingness of inexistence to the rural community burgeoning,
the metropolis has now fully blossomed. If perspectives like these inspire you, then
join us in our session to capture them on canvas.
You are standing at the precipice, the future is an open field of opportunities,
thrilling and exhilarating: it is yours to seize. “Carpe diem!” you announce exuberantly.
Wielding your paintbrush, you become the master of your fate, illustrating your hopes
and dreams, your fears and your desires. If the moments to come inspire you, then join us
in our session to capture them on canvas.
SIDE ACTIVITIES DETAILS
Ring toss with paint bottles as your target, this galaxy-themed booth
features Guardians of the Galaxy characters as prizes for those willing to play.
Featuring a Big Hero 6 theme, this game of darts allows you to win a Baymax with
three consecutive hits on Baymax-styled balloons!
Beautiful and enticing, LED balloons are sold at this PAT Merch Booth!
SPIN TO WIN
By filling in a simple survey, patrons win an opportunity to Spin
The Wheel and receive one of several prizes, including gift cards,
LED balloons, Game Booth tickets, and more!
With a purchase of a blank t-shirt, patrons are provided with any and
all materials to customize their very own t-shirt!
Here, all artistic content created by members of Yellow Brick House as well as
contestants for the Paint-A-Thon Art Contest will be featured.
BECOME A SPONSOR
Your gift to Paint-A-Thon will help support our vision of youth development and philanthropy: Paint-A-Thon will continue to transform simple ideas into action, helping local charities—this year’s beneficiary is UNITY Charity—and bridging members of the community together through the expression of art.
We are seeking the following donations: monetary contributions of $500, $1000, and $2000; food supplies; and participant swag goods. We are open to discussing alternate methods of sponsorship; your support is greatly appreciated.