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Five Questions with Emmanuel Rivera, Health & Environmental Investigator III, Natural Resources & Parks

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Hidden Hazards in the Arts – Free Workshop for Artists

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Find out how to identify safer chemicals, store art supplies safely and dispose of waste properly at a free

Hidden Hazards in the Arts workshop.

“We are here to help artists take out some of the risks of handling these chemicals, particularly since many of them have home studios.  We want to help artists protect their health and their families,” said Donna Galstad, a workshop presenter with the LHWMP Art Hazards project.

“I attended a Hidden Hazards in the Arts workshop, and there was so much information related to my personal art process and the materials I use —crucial new information to avoid exposure to toxins in the studio,” said Mark Calderon, a Seattle sculptor.

More information and register for this free workshop:

  • Tuesday, September 16
  • 6:30pm- 8:30pm
  • Shoreline City Hall – third floor classrooms
  • 17544 Midvale Ave N
  • Shoreline, WA 98133

Sponsored by the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program in King County and the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council.

Free Art Chemical Hazards workshop

A heads up to you and any of your artist friends that there will be a free workshop this tonight from 6:30 to 8:30 pm in Fremont ar 3940 Fremont Ave. N, Seattle on chemical hazards in the arts (see the flyer).  Artists can easily sign up for it via Brown Paper Tickets www.brownpapertickets.com/event/284528   It would be helpful to have anyone who registers mention the type of art techniques and media they’re working with to customize the presentation to touch on them.

 If you miss tonight’s workshop, the Hiawatha Lofts (843 Hiawatha Place S., Seattle) will be hosting the next Hidden Hazards in the Arts Workshop on Monday, November 5th from 7 to 9 pm. Artists can register for this free event by sending an email to dave.waddell@kingcounty.gov

If you are interested in hosting a workshop (or know others who may be), please let Dave Waddell, Art Chemical Hazards Project Coordinator know at 206-263-3069, dave.waddell@kingcounty.gov. We’re booking our 2013 dates now.

 

 

Free chemical hazards in the arts workshop – tonight!

A heads up to you and any of your artist friends that there will be a free workshop this evening from 6:30 to 8:30 pm in Fremont at 3940 Fremont Ave. N,  on chemical hazards in the arts (see the flyer).  Artists can easily sign up for it via Brown Paper Tickets http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/284528   It would be helpful to have anyone who registers mention the type of art techniques and media they’re working with so I can do my best to customize the presentation to touch on them.

If you miss this workshop, the Hiawatha Lofts (843 Hiawatha Place S., Seattle) will be hosting the next Hidden Hazards in the Arts Workshop on Monday, November 5th from 7 to 9 pm. Artists can register for this free event by sending an email to dave.waddell@kingcounty.gov.

If you are interested in hosting a workshop (or know others who may be), please let Dave know. We’re booking our 2013 dates now. Contact Dave Waddell, Art Chemical Hazards Project Coordinator at 206-263-3069  or dave.waddell@kingcounty.gov.

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