Dawn Livera


Dawn Livera


Teaching language: English



Dawn Livera is a textile and mixed media artist who believes that “there are no mistakes”. She was born in Colombo, Sri Lanka, spent her childhood in London, England and her adolescence in Kelowna, BC, Canada. She has lived in Vancouver, Canada her whole adult life. Dawn believes that making art should not be the private domain of the “talented” or “learned” few. Rather, everyone should feel free to explore their own creativity without worrying about whether their art is “good enough”.


Creative Competency:

Weaving, textiles, mixed media, drawing, painting


Workshop information:

Max 30 pupils per class.

Up to 4 classes in a project, possibly fewer, depending on the nature and complexity of the project.

The weaving activity is best suited to grades 3/4 and up. However if you would like to work with younger pupils please contact Dawn to discuss your ideas and needs.

School District Availability:

Vancouver, Burnaby, North Vancouver, Tri Cities (Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam), New Westminster.

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