Tuesdays May 7 – 28 | 5:30 – 8:00pm Hoping to continue your journey of painting in acrylics? This class if for you. In a fun and relaxed atmosphere, students will complete projects at their own pace with guidance from Olivia. Classes will also include theory and technique lessons.
Thursdays, May 2 – June 6 | 5:30 – 8:00pm Thursdays, June 13 – July 18 | 5:30 – 8:00pm Thursdays, July 25 – Aug 29 | 5:30 – 8:00pm
This class is flexible. If you want to paint, even if you think you “can’t even draw a stick figure”, then good news! This class is for you. And if you already know the basics and need a little motivation and guidance, we will do that too.
Mondays, May 6th – 27th | 5:30 – 8:00pm Even if you are a beginner, you can learn the steps and techniques that the great masters used to paint timeless masterpieces. This course will be taught in an odour free environment without the use of any toxic mediums such as thinner or turpentine.
Session: Sunday, May 26th Session: Wednesday, August 7th Wind, twist, and bend your way to a one-of-a-kind work of art. In a fun and beginner-friendly environment, students will transform blind-contour drawings into 3D wire sculptures. Not to fear, absolutely no drawing experience required (if you can only draw a stick-man, you’re ahead of the game).
Saturday May 11th 12:30-3:00
Saturday June 8th 12:30-3:00
Saturday July 13th 12:30-3:00
Saturday August 17th 12:30-3:00 Join Jess Glover of Mystic Mandala and learn the fun and calming art of Pointillism! In this class you will learn the basics of how to use your tools and create a stunning mandala stone of your own!
Wednesday, May 15 | 10:00am – 3:00pm Wednesday, July 10 | 10:00am – 3:00pm This workshop will help you to loosen up and paint quickly. Each person will pick their own set of colours for each painting. Donna will demo several options and guide you through the steps to using your right brain to create unique paintings.
Sunday, May 12, 2019 (1-4pm) Is there anything more delightful than coming upon a robin’s nest with bright blue eggs inside? Yes! Spending time with your mother of course! Spend Mother’s Day afternoon together creating beautiful, spring-inspired paintings. Olivia will guide you through the whole process step-by-step. All supplies, afternoon tea and treats included.
Session: June 8th Birds & market produce
Session: August 17th Flowers 9:30am – 3:30pm | Instructor Bryony Wynne-Jones If you have always wanted to paint and think that watercolours are frightening, come and try them in a friendly and encouraging atmosphere.
Session: Saturday, June 15th Lets spins some paint! In this 2 hr workshop you will get to spin your own 3ft x 4ft canvas. Along the way you will learn about colours, composition, layering and spinning.
Sundays June 9th – 30th | 10am – 11:30am Learn how to create a greater impact with your photos in this photographic course for enthusiastic beginners. Shannon will guide your through shooting tight, finding the light, working with angles and much more!
Tuesday and Wednesday, June 4 & 5 This is a 2 day workshop where you will work on one painting taking it through several stages to create a background layer, using colours of your choice. You will learn to add shapes and colours over the background and include some exciting new shapes to change your original background layer.
Session: Thursday, June 13, 2019 1pm – 4pm Session: Wednesday, July 31, 2019 9:30am – 12:30am You’ve heard of poured acrylics but have you ever tried poured watercolour? In this fun and beginner-friendly workshop, you’ll learn to build up layers of poured watercolour to reveal a beautiful forest of trees.
Session: Tuesdays, June 4, 11, 18 (6:30-8:30pm) Session: Sundays, Sept 22, 29, Oct 6 (2-4pm) Session: Sundays, Oct 13, 20, 27 (2-4pm)
Get an introduction to the art of Tarot reading, the divination of art. Tarot cards are so much more than fortune-telling or ink on paper. They are the storybook of your life and a window to instant access to your subconscious mind. Learn to use this personal development tool in order to make more….
Session: Thursday, June 6, 2019 | 1pm-4pm Say goodbye to the drugstore card-rack! After this workshop, you’ll have your own line of beautiful, handmade greeting cards. Practicing printmaker Olivia will walk you through the steps of carving your own stamps, mixing inks, and printing on cards.
Session: Tuesdays, June 4 – 25 Session: Tuesdays, July 9 – 30 Session: Tuesdays, Aug 6 – 27 Time 5:45pm – 8:15pm Learn to design and print your own wearable art, greeting cards, and art prints from a practicing printmaker. In a fun and beginner-friendly environment, students will learn the basics of 3 printing methods. You’ll learn how to design and print onto clothing using silkscreens.
Wednesday, July 10th (9:30 am – 12:30pm) It’s the easiest and most satisfying art medium there is! In this workshop, you’ll have the chance to play with gelli plates to create your own marvellous prints with quality materials. Absolutely no skill necessary!
Session: Wednesday, July 24th Session: Wednesday, August 14th Weave, braid, and knot your way to a beautiful, one-of-a-kind driftwood wall-hanging. Olivia will walk you through choosing the best materials and practicing the techniques needed to make your chic wall hanging. Absolutely no experience necessary.
July20th (Summer flowers & market produce) Join Bryony for a foray into the lovely medium of pen and ink and create some beautiful results. Using flowers, birds, fruits and veggies, one can be as detailed or free flowing as you like.
Wednesday, July 17th (9:30 am – 12:30pm) Have you ever marvelled at the beauty of old letters? Maybe you collect old ticket stubs. Or maybe you just appreciate working with funky materials and learning new art techniques. Well, this workshop is for you. We will be working with collections of ephemera (a.k.a. interesting paper scraps you might find in an old trunk)
Tuesdays, July 9 – Aug 13| 9:30am – 12:30pm Learn the fundamentals of drawing in a variety of mediums. This interactive course will guide you through basic techniques like breaking down objects and compositions into simple shapes, shading, and perspective. Plus, you’ll play with mark making and line qualities.
Session: Tuesdays, April 23rd – June 25th First Session Free: April 23rd 12:30 – 2pm
Join Emily Olsen in this ten-week class devoted to identifying your creative purpose by clearing the limiting thoughts and beliefs which hold you back. Discover the exciting benefits of ‘Practicing Purpose’ and unleash your inner genius.
Session: Sept 30th – Nov 4th (6 weeks) 5:30 – 8:30pm | Monday Nights This introduction to interior design course is designed for students wanting an overview of the subject for their own home projects or for anyone considering a career in the industry. The approach is practical with a combination of design exercises, advice on how to plan a room layout and how to create a cohesive design scheme by developing ideas from a basic concept to finished presentation boards.