Over three sessions, LIFT
instructors taught fundamental camera, sound and lighting skills to members of
Workman Arts undertaking their own video projects.
Founded in 1988 the Workman Arts Project of Ontario (Workman Arts) on the principle that the creative process is integral to the quest for personal and spiritual development. Workman Arts is a not-for-profit professional arts company working in partnership with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.
The mission of the Workman Arts Project is to support aspiring, emerging and established artists with mental illness and addiction issues who are committed to developing and refining their art form and promoting a greater understanding of mental illness and addiction through film, theatre, visual art, music and the literary arts.
CAMH is Canada's largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital. CAMH combines clinical care, research, education, policy development and health promotion to help transform the lives of people affected by mental health and addiction issues.