Profile: Anna Templeton Centre for Craft Art & Design (St. John’s, NL)

27 11 2012

photo credit: Beverley Barbour, Anna Templeton Centre

Profile: Anna Templeton Centre for Craft Art & Design
Status: Not-for-Profit Charity
Community served: general population, from 3-103, who are interested in craft & fine art, and related activities
Location/Region served: St. John’s Metro region with willingness to travel throughout NL
Language: English
Arts focus: fine craft & art; purpose built studios for print & dye techniques, weaving, knitting, sewing & apparel, drawing & design
Summary of Main Art Activities/Projects: To provide craft & art training & education through evening classes, weekend workshops, and special events. Classes for adults and kids, with day camps during Easter break and throughout July and August.
Note: The Anna Templeton Centre tries their best to keep fees for classes, camps, events reasonable and accessible. However, as a not-for-profit charity, they generate revenue by offering craft & art classes as they do not receive any government funding.  A small number of scholarships are available for their adult classes (please contact the Anna Templeton Centre for more information).  They also do work with the REAL program to place children in our young artist program with the help of the REAL Program (organized by the City of St. John’s Recreation Department).
Mandate: To advance fine craft & art in NL.
Contact: Beverly Barbour, Executive Director
Phone number: 709-739-7623
E-mail:  or
Address: 278 Duckworth Street, St. John’s, NL, A1C 1H3

-submitted by Beverly Barbour, Executive Director, Anna Templeton Centre

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