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Adult Art Classes

Ceracolors Sampler

Sunday September 24th 2017, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Learn the fundamentals of working with a new cold wax medium—Ceracolors—that does not use solvents or oil paint. This versatile...

Introduction to Watercolour Painting (4wks)

Tuesday September 26th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

A watercolour course is all about “water safety”: how much to use, when to use it, and when not to...

Drawing with Wet Media (4wks)

Wednesday September 27th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

This workshop will introduce students to the fundamentals of working with inks, gouache and water-soluble drawing materials.  This class will...

Abstract Acrylic Painting : From Reality (4wks) *DAYTIME

Friday September 29th 2017, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

How does one create an abstract painting? Walk through the steps from a known reality to its abstraction, using the...

Meditative Dot Painting Workshop

Saturday September 30th 2017, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Inspired by traditional Aboriginal Australian Dot Painting techniques, students will learn how to mix paint to the proper consistency to be used...

Beginner Soft Pastels (3wks)

Wednesday October 4th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

This introduction to the amazing colourful world of Soft Pastels will enable you to create any type of image you...

Printmaking: Linocut + Woodblock with Japanese Papers

Wednesday October 4th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Linoleum and Wood Block Printing or Linocut has been employed to create compelling graphic images for everything from greeting cards...

Get to know Holbein Artist Materials Lecture/Demo – Acryla Gouache + More

Saturday October 14th 2017, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Holbein Acryla Gouache, Holbein Acrylics and Acrylic Mediums This demonstration will introduce Holbein’s Acryla Gouache, Heavy Body & Fluid Acrylics...

Drawing Sampler

Sunday October 15th 2017, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Artist Instructor: Pamela Dodds ART SAMPLER SERIES These single session workshops are designed to give you knowledge about your materials...

Wax Painting with Ceracolors: Weekend Intensive

Saturday October 21st 2017, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Encaustic, dating back 3000 years, is a technique using molten beeswax or microcrystalline into which coloured pigments are added. It...

Acrylic Sampler (Beginner colour theory)

Sunday October 22nd 2017, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Acrylic Sampler (Beginner colour theory) Find out where to start with acrylics with some basic mixing and colour management. Materials...

Screen Printing Sampler – Single Day Workshop

Sunday October 22nd 2017, 12:30 pm to 5:00 pm

In this afternoon workshop, students will learn the basics of screen printing such as ink mixing and blending techniques, product...

Watercolour Painting II

Tuesday October 24th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

This course takes us from Introductory Watercolours into more complex projects and techniques. We’ll work on improving wash control and colour...

Introduction to Screenprinting (4wks)

Wednesday October 25th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

This course focuses on both paper and textile printing, allowing participants to eventually achieve great looking prints at home without...

Absolute Beginner Drawing (4wks)

Wednesday October 25th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

If you feel shy about drawing, if you “can’t draw a straight line,” if you like to draw but seem...

Collage and Transfer Workshop

Thursday October 26th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

In this single night workshop explore the many layers of collage. Using tissue, fabric, magazines, coloured papers, gel  and matte...

Abstract Acrylic Painting : Landscape (4wks) *DAYTIME

Friday October 27th 2017, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Look at artists Rothko, Nakamara, Kandinsky and O’Keeffe to see how landscape can shape an abstract painting. Working form constructed...

Beginner Oil Painting without the use of solvents

Friday October 27th 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

More information coming soon! Artist Instructor: Andrew Sookrah

Printmaking + Book Arts: Create hand stitched artist books with Monotype techniques on Japanese Papers

Saturday October 28th 2017, 11:30 pm to 4:30 pm

11:30-4:30pm with 1/2hr lunch break Monotype- Learn how to create your own painterly prints on an etching press. Water wash...

Beginner Origami

Saturday November 4th 2017, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

“Origami is the art & science of transforming a piece of paper only by folding. It turns an everyday, accessible...

Beginner Calligraphy: The Pointed Pen Weekend Intensive

Saturday November 4th 2017, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

The word “calligraphy” originates from the Greek language which means the art of beautiful writing. The recent surge of interest...

Lecture/Demo: Introduction to Japanese Paper

Sunday November 5th 2017, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Brought to you by The Japanese Paper Place- more information coming soon!

DIY Postcards : Carve, Block, Print, Post

Sunday November 12th 2017, 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Woodcut Printmaking –printing a design carved in wood Make your own set of 10 postcards just in time for the...

Modern Brush Calligraphy Cards + Posters

Saturday November 18th 2017, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

In this single session workshop, we will be creating holiday – themed greeting cards and/or small posters. We will start with a...

Watercolour Sampler

Sunday November 19th 2017, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Watercolour Sampler (Beginners welcome) Discover watercolours with some fun experiments and friendly guidance! Materials are included in your workshop fee....

Screenprinting Open Studio

Sunday November 19th 2017, 12:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Open studio day session to work on individual projects. BYOMaterials Open to students who have taken Introduction to Screenprinting at...

Introduction to Acrylic Painting (4wks)

Tuesday November 21st 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

This 4 week course will offer a series of exercises to develop palette management and brush techniques for a fast-drying...

Intermediate Screenprinting for Artists

Wednesday November 22nd 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

The prerequisite for this course is the Intro to Screen Printing, or a demonstrated portfolio of screen prints to demonstrate...

Creative Pastel Portraiture (4wks)

Wednesday November 22nd 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

This class is a focus on Portraiture for anyone who likes to draw and/or paint faces. With years of experience...

Drawing 4×4 (4 nights x 4 projects)

Thursday November 23rd 2017, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

In this relaxed atmosphere,  you will create artworks using a variety of drawing mediums and work from ️️still life, photographs,...

Abstract Acrylic Painting : Historical Techniques (4wks) *DAYTIME

Friday November 24th 2017, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Try your hand at  Modern artists like Robert and Sonya Delany,  Jasper Johns and Alan Kitching with letters and text...

Printmaking Sampler: Monotype and Drypoint Card Making

Saturday December 9th 2017, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

More information coming soon!

Framing Your Art Collection Using Professional Techniques

Saturday December 16th 2017, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Learn how to frame various types of artwork in various styles, with extensive information on archival materials, techniques, handling, and...