Artist Annual Residency Updates

We are thrilled to announce that Catherine Shapiro will be our artist in residence this year at MOP. As a long standing gardener with vast experience in growing for her own art production, Catherine was a mentoring artist for  one of last years resident artists- Gloria Tsui. Together, they took on unraveling the secrets and…

The Indigo Journey

When I was offered one of the artist in residence positions at the MOP garden this year, I had no idea what an incredible journey I was in for.  I was introduced to the amazingly-talented and hilarious Catherine Shapiro, a community-minded, multifaceted artist and master gardener who has become my mentor and good friend.  Over…

Artist in Residence: 2016 GardenSpace

Are you looking for land to grow a project in 2016? We might have just the space for you! Means of Production Artists Garden Call for Proposals 2016 The annual residency bed at the MOP garden is available for the 2016 growing season for a local artist/ artist team to grow a project. The residency…

Community Variety Show, Saturday November 21st

To build and celebrate community, the Community Variety Show was a free event on Saturday November 21st, 5-9pm at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House (MPNH) in the East and West Hall. This is a big thank you to everyone who helped the Community Eco-Quilt and Community Variety Show come full circle! It was an inclusive celebration of the…

Join the last eco-printing workshop this Sunday!

Come help sew our community quilt this Sunday between 9:30am-1:30pm at Trillium North Park! Admission is free, all ages are welcome- there will be a children’s craft!, tea from the MOP garden and light snacks will be provided. This Sunday’s workshop will include the most thrilling part of the process! We will unbundle our eco-prints. The colours are…

2015 annual garden bed: RFP

we are currently looking for  a creative agricultural project for the top annual bed at Means of Production. Applications/expressions of interest  due February 1st. Extended to February 7! The annual residency bed at the MOP garden is available for the 2015 growing season for a local artist/ artist team to grow a project. About the…