Get on the Silk Painting Band wagon!

If you haven't received the email, here's where you can register for silk painting.

It's happening next Saturday and we have to cut off registration early next week to make sure you're silk is in the mail.



Take your creativity into the world of textiles and hand-paint 2 silk scarves!

This art is available as a HECOL 353 course, but not for long....The last session of this course happens this SPRING!

Now's your chance to either prep for the spring course, refresh your skills or try something new that you may never try again. You will take home 2 scarves that represent your own creativity and possibly improve your wardrobe.

Spend a Saturday with us and you won't be disappointed.

Date: Saturday, March 5, 2011

Time: 10 - 3pm (or whenever your done)

Location: Human Ecology Building--the main floor surface design lab

Cost: $40 includes 2 pieces of silk, dyes, and everything needed for the project

Please RSVP at to make sure your silk is ordered!

If you have any questions (including a map or to order extra silk), also shoot them off to

Notebook Making!!

Be like Rachel McAdams and make a notebook to fill with thoughts...
Or give it to someone special as a handmade, eco-friendly
Christmas present!!

At the same time, you'll make one for the ladies at the Sorrentino's Campassion House to help them jounral their way through battling breast cancer.

It's in the Ag-For Pit on Wednesday, December 8 (the last day of classes!!) from 5:30 -7:00.
(ps: it's also happening on Thursday at 3:30 at the Human Ecology Christmas Potluck.
Chilling with your favourite Hecol staffers and collaging..sounds like my kind of party!)

Cost is $8 to cover the costs of binding.
Bring pictures or magazine cut-outs (or use the ones provided) to cover and personalize the front and back of your notebooks.

SO 90s PARTY!!


Hey y'all,

Get your booty on the dancefloor and meet us at the Rack! This Saturday HESA is going to be there will bells as we celebrate the 90s and the killer dance beats.

Get your ticket this week from any HESA exec. or email for any more information.

Bake Sale!


We've all put our creativity and cooking skills to practice for you to enjoy!


Where: Ag-For 2nd Floor Lounge ("the Pit"...on the way to GSB)
When: 11-2pm WEDNESDAY

124th Street Tour!

Take your education to the streets! Join HESA on a tour through the local businesses on 124th Street!

Each business will provide a quick 10 - 15 minute talk on a topic of their choice, it will be followed with question and answer, a glance around the store and then we're off to the next location!

Date: Thursday, October 4th
Time: 1:00 at Floc Boutique (10106 124St), or meet us at the HUB LET entrance (upstairs) at 12:40 so we can make it to Floc for 1:00.

Cost: $5 in support of HESA. Discount coupons and door prizes available to win provided by HESA and featured businesses.

Featured Businesses/Topics of Interest:

Fashion Merchandising/Buying/Entrepreneurs:
..Floc Boutique
..Shades of Grey
..Thread Hill

Appearance Management/Image Consulting:
..Looking Your Best Image Consulting (Shirley Borelli)

..Lightform/Dwell Modern

..Flur Floral Boutique
..Lightform/Dwell Modern

Sign up at (money can be handed into HESA office in GSB 2-04E or day of event)

Come and check out business opportunities in Edmonton and explore potential career paths for your Human Ecology degree.

See you Thursday!

HESA Exec.