Quilts!

Thank you to The York Heritage Quilters Guild for these lovely gifts. Every member of the Studio has one to take home. They put smiles on our faces during a ...

To Donate!

Inspirations Studio is looking for a new New Partner Agency and Funder. Friends of Inspirations Studio have launched a Canada Helps Campaign that has raised funds for rent, studio supplies and ...

What Inspirations means to me!

We asked the members of Inspirations Studio what the program means to them. Here are some of their thoughts

What We're Up To

Redwood, Safe Haven for Women, Thank you!

Thank you Redwood for thinking of us to make gifts for your volunteers. Five of the members worked on this order, It looks amazing!

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Inspirations+Me to We+Holt Renfrew

Two members of Inspirations completed an order, of little dishes, for Me to We that was sold at Holt Renfrew (no less). A special mothers day project, they look beautiful!    

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Pottery Classes in May!

We offer pottery classes to the public as a way to raise funds to support our work with women living in poverty. The next series will start in May Sun 12-3pm. May 27-June 24 FULL Sat 10-1.  May 26-June 23, FULL Tue 6 to 9 pm. May 15- June 12 FULL   These 5 week long sessions […]

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Studio Sale and Open House May 11,12,13

Please Join us for our 24th Annual Spring Sale and Open Studio. Friday May 11, from 12-6 Saturday May 12, from 12-5 Sunday May 13, from 12-4 We hope to see you there!

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Xpace Cultural Centre + Inspirations

So excited to have the members’ work featured in the front window at Xspace Cultural Centre. Thank you for having us! Check out the excellent exhibition on now: Sanctuary Inter/rupted.

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International Women’s Day

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Barrel Firing at DMG

Thank you to the Doris McCarthy Gallery at the U of T Scarborough for hosting us. Inspirations members were invited to partake in for an amazing series of Barrelfiring workshops. Thank you to artists Shary Boyle and Pierre Aupilardjuk for this great experience! Everything smells like smoke!! we love it.

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In the News

Press Inside Toronto, https://www.insidetoronto.com/whatson-story/8017207-inspirations-studio-to-stay-in-current-location-for-portion-of-2018/ Dec 21, 2017. Inside Toronto,http://www.insidetoronto.com/whatson-story/7767339-toronto-pottery-studio-for-low-income-women-faces-closure/  Nov 8, 2017 Toronto Star, Women on a Low-Income Fight for the Studio Where They Create, Oct 5, 2017. Volunteer Toronto, 10 Places in Toronto to Buy Gifts that Support the Local Community, December 2016 Toronto Star, Art Offers Healing to Women in Need, July 20, 2016.  (Article in pdf) “Inspirations Studio […]

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Pottery Classes in January

We offer pottery classes to the public as a way to raise funds to support our work with women living in poverty. The next series will start Sunday January 21 to Feb 25 (Sunday Feb 18, family day no class). This 5 week class runs from noon to 3 and is $225. The next Tuesday evening class starts Tuesday […]

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Thank you and Update!

  Hello Supporters of Inspirations Studio! A huge thank you from the members and staff of Inspirations Studio!  Owing to your amazing support and donations, the Studio will live on through 2018.  We could not have done it without you! We have lots of good news: Our crowdfunding campaign now stands at $32,676! We are […]

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