Arts and Culture

Drawing and Painting Animals

Age Group: child

Using different media such as drawing, painting and collage, children will create different projects that explore their favorite animals, as well as farm animals, wild animals, birds, snakes and much more! Art supplies are included.

Intro to the Art of the Portrait

This course will explore the genre of portrait. Using different techniques such as charcoal and acrylic painting, students will learn basic structure, proportion, perspective and composition. The lessons will be structured around three projects, working from source imagery and live models. All levels are welcome.

Introduction to Drawing for Adults

This course will take the learner through the basics of drawing including contour drawing, basic shading techniques, and simple perspective.

Painting in Abstract

Age Group: child

This class will focus on self-expression and exploration. Children will study technique by looking at the artwork of famous abstract artists such as Jackson Pollock, and will then use different media to create abstract pieces. Art supplies are included.

Painting Nature for Youth

Age Group: youth

Using various painting techniques, we will embark on a nature inspired art adventure.

Recycling Project

Age Group: child

Children will paint objects such as wood boxes, cans and different recycling materials. The concept is to make new crafts out of old things. This is a great opportunity to have fun while recycling and taking care of our environment. Art supplies are included.

Spring Thing - Drawing for Kids

Age Group: child

Inspired by the fresh energy of the spring season, this class will survey spring as a theme from a single leaf to forest scenery.

Still Life for Youth

Age Group: youth

Using real objects, youth will explore shapes, light and shadow, as well as colour and texture. This course will focus on developing concentration, observation and creativity. Art supplies are included.

Workshop: Colourful Landscape Impressions

Learn to paint a bold, colourful acrylic landscape painting on canvas.

Workshop: Layers - Exploring Mixed-Media

Learn to use mixed-media techniques including text, paint and collage

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