Presentations

Laurentian University, Sudbury, "Local Colour: Pigment and Place", 2017.

Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo, “Making an Icon”, 2017.

Soil Science Society of America Symposium, Minneapolis, US—”Beauty of Soils: The Nexus of Soil Science and the Arts”, 2015.

Ronning Centre, Alberta, Edmonton—“Soil and Spirit”, 2015.

Soil Science Society of America Annual Meeting. Tampa, Florida—”The Atlas of Canada’s Local Colours”, 2013.

Edifide Educators Convention, Ancaster, Ontario—”Making Local Colour”, 2013.

CTABC Teachers’ Convention , Langley, British Columbia—”Art as Worldview”, 2013.

Brantford Lapidary and Mineral Society, Brantford, Ontario—”Local Colours: Pigment and Art”, 2013.

Kitchener-Waterloo Gem and Mineral Club, Waterloo, Ontario—”Local Colours: Pigment and Art”, 2013.

The Kitchener-Waterloo Society of Artists, Kitchener, Ontario—”Pigments: Places, Processes, and Paint”, 2012.

Button Factory, Waterloo, Ontario—”Artspeak”, 2012.

Cambridge Centre for the Arts, Cambridge, Ontario—”Local-colour”, 2011.

Canadian Science Writers’ Association, Ottawa, Ontario—”the 100-mile Pigment Project”, 2010.

Conrad Grebel College, Waterloo, Ontario—”An Introduction to Icons”, 2010.

Tyndale University College & Seminary, Toronto, Ontario—”Icons: Art and Religion”, 2009.

Waterloo Button Factory, Waterloo, Ontario—”Introduction to Paint”, 2008.

CIS Visual Conference, Toronto, Ontario—”Creating Paint: Recreating History”, 2008.

The Colour Jar, Durham, Ontario—”Creating Local Colour”, 2008.

Cambridge Centre for the Arts, Cambridge, Ontario—”Paint & Pigment”, 2008.

Varley Art Gallery, Toronto, Ontario—”The Sacred Image of the Icon: A World of Belief Symposium”, 2008.

Fresh Expressions, Waterloo, Ontario—”Creating an Icon”, 2007.

Redeemer University College, Ancaster, Ontario—”The Making of an Icon (History Class)”, 2006.

Redeemer University College, Ancaster, Ontario—”The Challenge of Icons (Senior Art Class)”, 2006.

University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario—”The Challenge of Icons”, 2006.

University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario—”Iconography: Venerating the Divine through Matter”, 2006.

Pigment Workshops

Society of Christian Schools in BC, Princeton, British Columbia—"Empowering Inquiry in Learning", 2017.

La Sanio People, La Jolla Reservation, San Diego—”Making Pigment”, 2015.

Canadian Society of Soil Science, Montreal, Quebec—“Painting with Soil Pigments”, 2015.

University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon—”Creating Paint From Soil (ART 398/898.3)”, 2014.

Science Explorers Club, La Jolla, San Diego—”Hand-prints”, 2013.

Emma Lake Kenderdine Campus, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon—”Creating Paint From Soil: Applications And Observations In Boreal Ecosystems” (ART 398/898.3), 2012.

Old Kamloops Cultural Centre, Kamloops, British Columbia—”Crayons And Ice Cream Children’s Workshop”, 2012.

Open Art Venue, Mitte, Berlin—”Making Paint from your local environment”, 2011.

Iconography Classes

St. Mary and St. Maurice’s Coptic Orthodox Church, Kitchener,2017.

University of King's College, Nova Scotia, 2016.