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Digital Archiving Part 2
February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Editing Digital Files, Archives, and Exhibition Materials
Learn how to format your digital files for multiple uses (applications, website, print publication) with free software. No photoshop necessary. This workshop is geared towards artists who don’t use photoshop as part of their practice, and want to learn about alternatives.

In this workshop we will cover:
-Editing files for size, colour correction, and basic retouching
-Formatting and saving digital files as an archive
-File types and sizes for different applications
-Preparation of exhibition materials (Vinyl print files)
-Physical Archive, how to store your printed materials, publications, reviews, etc

Workshop Suitable for:
Visual Arts, Musicians, Theatre, Dancers, Authors

Attendees Should bring:
1. A computer loaded with GIMP (software)

2. Digital images of their work/performances/selves.

3. Laptop, tablet, or notebook

6:30pm – Intro & Discussion / Presentation of files & file types and their applications
7:00pm – Editing files / Saving files
7:45pm – Digital Archive Management / Physical Archive example
8:00pm – Preparing a digital file for vinyl cutting


About the Facilitator:
Nadja Pelkey is an artist and writer originally from Saskatoon, SK. She has an MFA from the University of Guelph and currently works as a photography technician at the School of Creative Arts, University of Windsor. Nadja has over ten years teaching experience working with a diverse range of students and institutions to deliver information rooted in an understanding of contemporary artistic practice.








Organized by

Arts Council Windsor and Region ⋅ 519-252-2787 ⋅ info@acwr.net

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Cost: $10 for ACWR members, $15 for non-members, $20 for membership + workshop

Artspeak Gallery

1942 Wyandotte Street East
Windsor, ON N8Y 1E4 Canada

Phone: 519-252-2787