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Let's Draw! | Ages 9-12 | Sun 1pm-3:30pm
Register Do you love to draw, and want to learn more techniques and tricks? In this summer short course we will explore the fundamentals of drawing, and experiment with a wide range of materials including pencil, charcoal, pastels, and ink. We will also discover how artists throughout history have used drawings. A balance of technique and individual creativity will be promoted in this class. This course is open to new and returning students.

Bien que le cours se déroule en anglais, un suivi individuel en français est possible.
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Did you pay your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orléans or Downtown Campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans) but you need the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou Centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S21SC01
Price: $195.00
Teacher: Jamie Hyde
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Summer
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 7
Start Date: 08/08/2021
End Date: 08/29/2021
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Seasons: Autumn Rhythms - Mixed Media, ages 4 - 6: Sat, 10 am - 12 pm
Register This course introduces students to a wide variety of materials, with a focus on experimenting with, and developing skills in, a variety of media. The autumn, a season of transformations, will provide inspiration for our art making. The changing fall colours, animal migration and hibernation, and the festival of Hallowe’en will all be subjects for exploring and expressing the world we live in.

Code: F21DC01A
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
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Beneath The Surface - Mixed Media, ages 4 - 6: Sat, 1 - 3 pm
Register Kids will venture into the limitless ways of seeing as through the lens of an imaginary microscope, revealing depth and texture. 
We will create a 3-dimensional papier maché sculpture and explore mixed media collage, painting and drawing. Inspiration will come from the earth beneath our feet; the water we dive into; the many life forms that inhabit this planet, and more!


Code: F21DC01B
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Jojo Cadieux
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
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Explore, Express, Create! Mixed Media, Ages 7 - 9: Sat, 9:45 am - 11:45 am
Register This course focuses on supporting creative self-expression because ‘your ideas are brilliant!’ Each class is structured in three parts: A short, interactive art ’game’ to practice observation and creative problem-solving; a demonstration exercise focused on a specific technique, followed by a creative project applying the technique. Media explorations include: pencil, oil pastel, acrylic paint, clay, wax, fabric, and printmaking. A field trip is included.


Code: F21DC01C
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
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Ancient Rome: Art and Myth - Mixed Media, Ages 7 - 9: Sat, 1:45 - 3:45 pm
Register The influence of the Roman Empire was enormous, and has an impact on western culture today. Roman art and architecture, daily life and myth will inspire our work this term. Creating numerous projects in clay will allow students to build their proficiency over several weeks. Concepts of colour, composition, texture and negative space will be practiced in drawing, painting, collage and printmaking.
Code: F21DC01D
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
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Sustainable Designers - Mixed Media, ages 10 - 12: Sat, 1:30 - 4 pm
Register This class investigates different fields of design though art making that is sustainable! Draw designs for eco-friendly homes, create fashion accessories through upcycling, try painting with eco paints that are VOC free, and do product designs! The class will investigate how to use the creative process to come up with ideas for new products while participants build their art skills and design methods! 
Code: F21DC02
Price: $290.00
Teacher: Margaret Boyle
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
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Art in Action - Mixed Media, Ages 10 - 12: Sunday, 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Register In this dynamic course, children will discover ways to express themselves through visual art. They will learn techniques of drawing, painting, sculpture and mixed media. We will walk around color, line and form, while learning about famous artists, their artworks and movements that continue to inspire us today. This art course is about helping each student pursue their art-making abilities and to their knowledge of mixed media work.
Code: F21DC03
Price: $290.00
Teacher: Sonia Arenas
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/12/2021
End Date: 12/05/2021
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Cartooning and Animation, ages 10 - 12: Sat, 9:30 am - 12 pm
Register Cours bilingue Avec suivi en français pour les élèves francophones.

These courses are designed for students at all skill levels who want to draw seriously. Students will learn and practice drawing techniques and discover cartooning and animated cartoon secrets. Students will apply their creativity to the production of comic strips, single panel comics, caricatures, illustrations, animated cartoons (hand-drawn and stop-motion techniques) and comic pages.
Each season includes lessons on drawing hands (natural and cartoon-style), the human figure and animal characters.

Ces cours sont accessibles aux élèves de tous les niveaux d’habileté qui veulent dessiner de façon sérieuse. Les élèves apprendront et pratiqueront les techniques du dessin et ils découvriront les secrets de la BD et du dessin animé. Les élèves feront preuve de créativité en réalisant des projets de bandes dessinées, cases BD, caricatures, illustrations, dessins animés et des planches de BD.
Chaque saison il y aura des leçons sur comment dessiner les mains (naturelles et caricaturales), la figure humaine et les animaux.

Fall 2021 highlights
Drawing the human body at rest and in movement
Comic strip project with assigned theme (Comics about Comics)
Comic book pages
Stop-motion animation projects
Code: F21DC04
Price: $290.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
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Portfolio Development, Ages 12 - 15, Sat, 9:15 - 12:15
Register Develop your observation and drawing skills, while creating finished pieces suitable for high school portfolio submission. Using still life, and the human face and figure as subject, practice rendering form, light and shadow, and texture in drawing and painting. Observe and draw gestures during a session with a live draped model. Exhibit your knowledge of form with a sculpture project. 


Code: F21DT01
Price: $265.00
Teacher: Margaret Boyle
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
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Express Yourself: Drawing and Painting, ages 13 - 15: Sun, 1 - 4 pm
Register Start where you are, learn new skills, practice techniques and gain confidence in expressing your unique ideas in a safe and inclusive space. Each class will begin with a structured exercise designed to hone your techniques, strengthen your observation skills and challenge your creative problem solving abilities. With emphasis on self-expression, students will apply these techniques to individual projects in various media including: pencil, coloured pencil, oil pastel, ink, watercolour and acrylic paint. One model and a field trip will be included. 



Code: F21DT02
Price: $290.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:
Comic Books and cartooning, Ages 13 - 15: Sat, 1:15 - 4:15
Register Cours bilingue Avec suivi en français pour les élèves francophones.

These courses are for students at all skill levels that need to draw and write seriously. They will learn and practice writing and drawing techniques and discover cartooning and comic book secrets. Students will apply their creativity to the production of comic strips, single panel comics, caricatures, illustrations, and the development of personal projects.
Each season will include a lesson on drawing hands (natural and cartoon), tips on writing and storytelling for comic books, and the production of a class magazine collecting original projects by the students.
Ces cours sont accessibles aux élèves de tous les niveaux d’habileté qui prennent au sérieux leur dessin et écriture. Les élèves apprendront et pratiqueront les techniques du scénario et du dessin et ils découvriront les secrets de la bande dessinée. Les élèves feront preuve de créativité en réalisant des planches de bandes dessinées, cases simples BD, caricatures, illustrations, et en développant leurs projets personnels.
Chaque saison il y aura une leçon sur comment dessiner les mains (naturelles et caricaturales), des conseils au sujet de la rédaction et la scénaristique pour BD, et la réalisation d’une revue contenant les projets personnels des participants.

Fall 2021 highlights
Comic strip project with assigned theme (Comics about Comics)
Comic Pages project: write & draw original short story (script/roughs/designs/layout)
The human body at rest, in movement and in foreshortened poses
Code: F21DT04
Price: $290.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:
Drawing Your Experiences, Ages 13 - 15: Sunday, 1 - 4 pm
Register  In this 12-week course, draw your experiences while learning the fundamentals. Experience the pleasure of making a drawing and understanding why it is successful. We will practise hatching, tone, shadows, perspective and composition using various drawing materials. We will learn to see and express volume and form with line work. We won’t stop there, later in the course we will start playing with colour and discover its power!



Code: F21DT06
Price: $290.00
Teacher: Josée Van Dromme
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/12/2021
End Date: 12/05/2021
Schedule:
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