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CLASS FULL: Seasons: Autumn Rhythms - Mixed Media, ages 4 - 6: Sat, 10 am - 12 pm, start date: 09/11/2021
This course is full. Please contact the school if you wish to be placed on a waiting list.

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: 1
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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Beneath The Surface - Mixed Media, ages 4 - 6: Sat, 1 - 3 pm, start date: 09/11/2021
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: Josée Van Dromme
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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CLASS FULL: Explore, Express, Create! Mixed Media, Ages 7 - 9: Sat, 9:45 am - 11:45 am, start date: 09/11/2021
This course is full. Please contact the school if you wish to be placed on a waiting list.

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: 0
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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CLASS FULL: Ancient Rome: Art and Myth - Mixed Media, Ages 7 - 9: Sat, 1:45 - 3:45 pm, start date: 09/11/2021
This course is full. Please contact the school if you wish to be placed on a waiting list.

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: 0
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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Sustainable Designers - Mixed Media, Ages 10 - 12: Sat, 1:30 - 4 pm, start date: 09/11/2021
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: 4
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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CLASS FULL: Cartooning and Animation, ages 10 - 12: Sat, 9:30 am - 12 pm, start date: 09/11/2021
This course is full. Please contact the school if you wish to be placed on a waiting list.

This course is full. Please contact the school if you wish to be placed on a waiting list.

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: 0
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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CLASS FULL: Portfolio Development, Ages 12 - 15, Sat, 9:15 - 12:15, start date: 09/11/2021
This course is full. Please contact the school if you wish to be placed on a waiting list.

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: 0
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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CLASS FULL: Express Yourself: Drawing and Painting, ages 13 - 15: Sat, 1 - 4 pm, start date: 09/11/2021
This course is full. Please contact the school if you wish to be placed on a waiting list.

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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Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2021
Spots Remaining: 1
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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CLASS FULL: Comic Books and Cartooning, Ages 13 - 15: Sat, 1:15 - 4:15, start date: 09/11/2021
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: 0
Start Date: 09/11/2021
End Date: 12/04/2021
Schedule:

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CLASS FULL: Art in Action - Mixed Media, Ages 10 - 12: Sunday, 1:30 - 3:30 pm, start date: 09/12/2021
This course is full. Please contact the school if you wish to be placed on a waiting list.

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: 0
Start Date: 09/12/2021
End Date: 12/05/2021
Schedule:

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Aesop's Fables:Mixed Media, ages 4 - 6 | Sat, 10 am - 12 pm, start date: 01/15/2022
Using Aesop’s fables, rich in animal and plant imagery, as a starting point, we will explore a variety of materials and techniques.  Each project encourages skill building, manipulation of materials, and an introduction to different elements of ar
Code: W22DC01A
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:

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Art and Architecture: Mixed Media: Ages 4 - 6 | Sat 1:45 - 3:45 pm, start date: 01/15/2022
Register Kids will venture into seeing our built environment by creating 2 and 3-dimensional projects. We will create collages, prints, and build a clay shelter. Inspiration will come from our present-day and historical architecture and civic planning.
Code: W22DC01B
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Josée Van Dromme
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:
WAIT LIST COURSE FULL:Explore, Express, Create! Mixed Media, ages 7 - 9 | Sat, 9:45 am - 11:45, start date: 01/15/2022
Artists are everywhere! Students will explore the works of artists from different cultures and be inspired to express themselves in a variety of media: coloured pencil, ink, oil pastel, acrylic paint, watercolour, sculpting wax and clay. Field trip to an Art Gallery included. Learn new skills, express your ideas, and create beautiful things!
Code: W22DC01C
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:

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Personla Portraits: People in Art: Mixed Media, ages 7 - 9 | Sat, 1:30 - 3:30 pm, start date: 01/15/2022
Register Using people as the subject matter, inspired by artists who have spent their careers exploring portraiture, this class gives students knowledge and practice exploring the human figure in art.  Learn about, and put your personal spin on paintings, prints and sculpture inspired by Amedeo Modigliani, Jean Paul Lemieux, Frida Kahlo, Gustav Klimpt and Pablo Picasso.  Each project will build on previous consideration of composition, colour, pattern, and of course proportions and movement of the human body.
Code: W22DC01D
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 1
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:
Sustainable Art Making: Mixed Media, ages 10 - 12 | Sat, 1 - 3:30 pm, start date: 01/15/2022
Register This class investigates different ways to make art sustainably including upcycling and eco friendly art processes. Develop your drawing, designing and painting skills while making upcycled winter mitts, doing winter collages inspired by the natural world, and painting on banners for OSA! This course challenges young artists with creative brainstorming, art demos and exploration of art and design processes.
Code: W22DC03
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Margaret Boyle
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 4
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:
FULL: Cartooning and Animation, ages 10 - 12 | Sat, 9:30 am - 12 pm, start date: 01/15/2022
Cours bilingue Avec suivi en français pour les élèves francophones. Code C04

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 single panel comics, caricatures, animated cartoons (stop-motion technique) 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 cases BD, caricatures, 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.

Winter 2022 highlights
Caricatures: Proportions and distortions of the head and face
Single panel comic project with group theme (Hats!)
Class project stop-motion animation project
Code: W22DC04
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:

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Art Journally: Mixed Media, ages 13 - 15 | Sat, 9:15 am - 12:15 pm, start date: 01/15/2022
Register Start an art journal and connect with your inner artist! Creating a visual journal is a great way to awaken your creativity and further develop your art practice. In this class, you will explore your thoughts and ideas through drawing, collage, linocut, cyanotype art, stitching, and tapestry work.
Code: W22DT01
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Josée Van Dromme
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:
Express Yourself: Contemporary Drawing and Painting, ages 13 - 15 | Sat, 12:45 - 3:45 pm, start date: 01/15/2022
Register Start where you are and learn new skills, practice techniques and gain confidence in expressing your ideas. With emphasis on self-expression, and finding your inner passion we will explore contemporary topics in a variety of media. Each class will be inspired by the work of a contemporary artist with emphasis on inclusive representation (gender, culture, etc.) Each class will focus on specific skills through a directed exercise, followed by a student inspired project in a variety of media: pencil, ink, pastel, mixed media, watercolour, and acrylics. Field trip to an Art Gallery included.
Code: W22DT02
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 5
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:
Comic Books and Cartooning, ages 13 - 15 | Sat, 1 - 4 pm, start date: 01/15/2022
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 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 cases BD uniques, 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.

Winter 2022 highlights
Single panel comic project with group theme (Party!)
Proportions of the head and face for use in caricatures
Long Vertical Panels project
Code: W22DT04
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 4
Start Date: 01/15/2022
End Date: 03/12/2022
Schedule:
FULL Art in Action: Mixed Media, ages 9 - 12 | Sun, 1:30 - 3:30 pm, start date: 01/16/2022
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. New and stimulating projects will be presented each term. No prerequisite; new students are welcome.
Code: W22DC02
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Sonia Arenas
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 01/16/2022
End Date: 03/13/2022
Schedule:

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Making Your Mark: Mixed Media, Ages 13 - 15 | Sun, 1 - 4 pm, start date: 01/16/2022
Register Explore a fundamental element of art, MARKMAKING: dots, patterns, textures and lines. We will practise hatching, tone, shadows and volume, perspective and composition using various media including drawing, painting, printmaking and book works. Discover the power of marks in black and white, and colour.
Code: W22DT06
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Josée Van Dromme
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Winter
Year: 2022
Spots Remaining: 6
Start Date: 01/16/2022
End Date: 03/13/2022
Schedule:
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