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Cellular Bubble Art


Saturday, Sept 16 | 11am-7pm


Contemporary Calgary
701 11 St SW
Calgary, AB

Join STEM Art Hub with their family-friendly interactive craft Cellular Bubble Art! Bridge the gap between Art and Science by breathing life and colour into still images of cells!

There are endless ways to make your perfect cell slide: blow bubbles with a wand, foam up a colourful cup of paint and pour away, or go as intricate as you’d like using straws for precise details! Bring home your brand-new piece of art as the perfect souvenir to remember your Beakerhead experience by!

Supported by: University of Calgary, Government of Alberta, SuncorFunded by the Government of Canada