• Instructor: Tita Orozco
    • Course: Scare Crow Gathering – Pro D Day
    • Date: October 20th 2017
    • Time: 9am - 4pm or 9am - 6pm
    • Age Range: 8-11 year olds
    • Investment: $39 for 4pm pickup or $44 for pickup between 4-6pm. A Halloween themed kids movie will be playing from 4-6pm.

    Calling all Girls and Boys!! Want to spend a super fun and Creative Pro-D-day?!

    Join our Scare Crow Gathering!!

    Bring along some old clothes, and cut, paint, sew and accessorize your own unique scare crow design! Work as part of a team to create an awesome Back Drop for our scare crow video and photo shoots!! Then add some face paint and put on your costume to complete your look.

    It's going to be AWESOME!!

    Supply List: Shown Below
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    • Session: Simply Succulent Paint Party
    • Instructor: Olivia Robinson
    • Date: Stay tuned for future dates
    • Time: 6-9pm
    • Experience: All are welcome
    • Investment: $30 all supplies included

    These weird desert plants are just dying to be painted. So, let’s do it! Olivia will guide you step-by-step through painting your own bright and spiky succulent. All supplies and canvas included.

    A note to beginners: MAOA paint parties are all about fun and silliness. It’s not about the final product; it’s about getting together, playing with paint, and having a great night out. Olivia designs all Paint Party projects with beginners in mind and will help you with tips and tricks throughout the night. No fear here!

    • Session: Snow Stag Paint Party
    • Instructor: Olivia Robinson
    • Date: Stay tuned for future dates!
    • Time: 6:00 - 9:00pm
    • Experience: All are welcome
    • Investment: $30 all supplies included

    What do you get when you have a stag in a snowstorm? A majestic as heck painting! Olivia will guide you step-by-step in this winter themed paint party. Best part? We’ll be doing some splatter painting!

    A note to beginners: MAOA paint parties are all about fun and silliness. It’s not about the final product; it’s about getting together, playing with paint, and having a great night out. Olivia designs all Paint Party projects with beginners in mind and will help you with tips and tricks throughout the night. No fear here!

    • Instructor: Tita Orozco
    • Course: Fashion Week - Summer Camp
    •  Stay tuned for potential future dates!
    • Time: 9:30 - 12:30pm
    • Age Range: 9-13 year olds
    • Investment: Week 1 - $139
    Day 1 : Fashion Illustration - Wall Decor Day 2 : Fashion Revolution Day! - Upcycling a T-Shirt Day 3 : Mixed Media Fashion Illustration Day 4 : Designing Accessories Day 5: Fashion Week Closing (Gallery Show) Additional Details & Supply List: Shown Below
  • Out of stock
    • Session: Stay tuned for future dates!
    • Time: 9:30 - 12:00pm
    • Instructor: Olivia Robinson
    • Experience: Beginners
    • Ages: Adults, 16+
    • Investment: $55 (all supplies included)

    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. For those who enjoy stamping more than carving, you may also choose from a variety of pre-cut stamps and blocks to print on your cards.

    A bit about lino block printing:

    Learn to think in reverse! Block printing is all about flipping space and images – it’s an incredible brain exercise. Lino block printing is an engraving technique part of a class of printmaking called intaglio where material is carved away from a piece of linoleum to reveal an image. Ink is then applied to the remaining raised sections of the block using a brayer. Finally, the block is flipped onto the paper. The result: a charming, hand carved image! The best part: the block can be used over and over again.

    • Session: Wednesday, November 28
    • Time: 9:30 - 12:30pm
    • Instructor: Olivia Robinson
    • Experience: Beginners
    • Ages: Adults, 16+
    • Investment: $60 (all supplies included)

    Say goodbye to the drugstore card-rack this season! After this workshop, you’ll have your own line of beautiful, handmade holiday cards. Practicing printmaker Olivia will walk you through the steps of carving your own stamps, mixing inks, and printing on cards. For those who enjoy stamping more than carving, you may also choose from a variety of pre-cut stamps and blocks to print on your cards.

    A bit about lino block printing:

    Learn to think in reverse! Block printing is all about flipping space and images – it’s an incredible brain exercise. Linocut is a relief printmaking method where material is carved away from a piece of linoleum to reveal an image. Ink is then applied to the remaining raised sections of the block using a brayer. Finally, the block is flipped onto the paper. The result: a charming, hand carved image! The best part: the block can be used over and over again.

  • SWAGIFY

    Get your team together outside of the workplace.

    • Looking for new ways to flex your teams creativity?
    • Curious about traditional screen printing methods?
    • Ever wanted to have your team wearing their own branded clothing line?

    Bring your staff, team or group of friends together by creating your own SWAG! Using traditional screen printing methods you and your group will hand print Garments, Bags or Prints with a Company, Team or Organization Logo, Graphic or Art.

    • Come print your own Company swag with your team.
    • Activate their creative side in a fun free creative space.
    • Creative, hands on & interactive team building.

    What you get.

    • 2 - 3 hour booking with your team in the screen printing studio.
    • Digitized Logo, Graphic or Art work, colour separated and developed onto Screens.
    • Apparel, choose from a wide selection of Apparel choices prior to your workshop.
    • Ink, choose from a wide selection of ink mediums and colours.
    • Includes organic coffee or espresso drink from our in-house cafe.

    What you'll learn.

    • Traditional screen printing methods.
    • Screen exposure & development.
    • Printing press setup & screen alignment.
    • Various ink mediums & drying process
    • Apparel production printing techniques.

    Contact ( ljcarts@gmail.com ) for your custom time booking & pricing.

    • Instructor: Lucas J Copplestone
    • Age Range: 15+
    • Skill Level: Beginners
    • Investment: Custom: Contact ( ljcarts@gmail.com ) for your custom pricing.

      Please feel free to bring your own snacks and beverages.

    Instructor Bio Shown Below
    • Instructor: Bryony Wynne-Jones
    • Dates:
    • Time: 9:30 - 12:00pm
    • Skill Level: Beginners-Intermediate
    • Investment: $119
    If you have always wanted to paint and think that watercolours are frightening, come and try them in a friendly and encouraging atmosphere. Take out those watercolours and see what they can do in a bright and free way. Splash on colours and blend washes; the result is fresh and spontaneous. Supplies list for each class is listed below.
  • Sidney based wire artist Victoria Bailey leads a relaxed and instructive workshop, teaching basic wire crochet skills to create a beautiful three strand bracelet from sterling silver wire and high quality glass beads. The glass beads will be presented in a range of colours and sizes to allow participants full creative input in the creation of their bracelet. The workshop will be fun, informative and most importantly inspire creativity. Victoria is the designer of sustainable jewelry and is passionate about creating pieces that represent individuality. The aim of this workshop is to help others connect with like minded people, learn a new skill and spend time developing their creativity in a supportive environment. No previous crochet or jewellery making experience necessary. Minimum number of participants 4. Maximum number of participants 10.

    • Session: Monday, November 19 | 6:00 - 8:00pm
    • Session: Monday December 10 | 6:00 - 8:00pm
    • Instructor: Victoria Bailey
    • Experience: Beginners+
    • Ages: Adults, 13+
    • Investment: $50 per session supplies included.
  • Out of stock
    • Session: Stay tuned for future dates
    • Time: 9:00 - 12:00pm
    • Instructor: Olivia Robinson
    • Experience: Beginners
    • Ages: 10 - 14 years old
    • Investment: $198 all supplies included.

    Calling all wizards and witches. Come join our Harry Potter inspired arts camp! You have just been accepted to Hogwarts’ Summer School of Arts and Crafts. In this 3-day camp you will make your own wands, sculpt a mandrake, and paint a sorting hat portrait. Breaks between crafts will even include quidditch, so bring a broom! Be sure to also pack a snack and jacket in your trunk.

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    This is a workshop with the intention of introducing students to the world of the Digital Darkroom using Adobe Lightroom.

    The workshop will focus on developing and processing digital photos using Lightroom’s powerful Development Tools. There will also be a focus on building, organizing and maintaining your Lightroom Catalogue using keywords, good file management and maintenance. There will also be discussion of image formats and print technology to provide the students with the maximum quality of image at the end of their process.

    • Instructor: Mike Routliffe
    • Date: Stay tuned for future dates!
    • Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Age-Range: 17+ or prior experience
    • Skill Level: Beginners
    • Investment: $189
    • Supplies: Laptop with Adobe Lightroom
    Instructor Bio Shown Below
  • This is a workshop with the intention of introducing students to the world of the Image Processing using Adobe Photoshop.

    The workshop will focus on selecting specific areas of photos and developing and processing digital photos using Photoshop’s powerful Toolset. Quick ways of utilizing Photoshop’s ability to collage images to improve a design will also be discussed and practiced. There will also be a focus on good file management and maintenance. There will also be discussion of image formats and print technology to provide the students with the maximum quality of image at the end of their process.

    • Instructor: Mike Routliffe
    • Date: Stay tuned for future dates!
    • Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Age-Range: 17+ or prior experience
    • Skill Level: Beginners
    • Investment: $210
    • Supplies: Laptop with Adobe Photoshop
    Instructor Bio Shown Below
    • Class: Zentangle - Meditative Art for Wellness and Relaxation
    • Instructor: Sherrie Dupont
    • Date: Stay tuned for future dates
    • Date: 12pm - 3pm
    • Session Includes: Introductory 12pm - 1:30pm & Beyond the Basics 1:45pm - 3:15pm
    • Instructor: Sherrie Dupont
    • Investment:  $105 (All Supplies Included)

    Wellness, meditation and relaxation! Need to refocus? Take time for yourself? Want to explore something unique and new where mistakes are allowed? Zentangle is a simple drawing technique incorporating the Zentangle Method. It is easy to learn, relaxing and a fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Benefits include increased focus, creativity and provides artistic satisfaction along with a sense of personal well being. Come and explore your creative side, you WILL amaze yourself! No artistic ability required.

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