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Market Life: Painting / Printmaking Emphasis: Ages 4-5
We will use the rich environment around us: the vendors and produce, the street performers, and the architecture to explore a variety of painting and printmaking techniques. Focus on colour, shape and texture.

No class April 19
Code: P14DC01A
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 7
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 10:00 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Get Inspired by an Artist: Drawing / Sculpture emphasis: Ages 6-7
Join Tami Galili Ellis for a vibrant spring course designed to assist the children in creating art.
In this positive and fun environment children will explore various materials such as clay, ink, charcoal and paint. They will learn to expand on their skills of drawing sculpting and painting in many media. During each term we will look for inspiration by exploring various artists’ ideas such as: Rodin, Cezanne, Picasso, Klimt and Fafard. Through a series of in-class projects kids will learn some essential components of visual art such as line, colour, and composition while maintaining an emphasis on the creative process.

No class April 19


For a full course outline and a list of materials to bring to the first class, please contact the school:
info@artottawa.ca
613-241-7471
Code: P14DC01B
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 1
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 10:00 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Adventures in Africa: Clay / Collage emphasis: Ages 8-9
This session we will concentrate on specific African cultures. We will start by studying customs of Ancient Egypt. Looking at the boxes that were used to bury the riches of a king, we will decorate a box representing a kingdom, using collage and assemblage techniques. We will also study warrior masks: history and ancestry, and construct our own masks using clay and mixed media.

No class April 19
Code: P14DC01D
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Ruth Secunda
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 10:00 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Market Life: Sculpture / Drawing emphasis: Ages 8-9
We will use the rich environment of the market: the architecture, the lively street scene, and of course the vendors and their produce, to create sculptures: modeling, carving and additive. Drawing done in the market will serve as a way to record our ideas and perceptions, The Byward market will be our main focus, but markets from around the world will be explored.

No class April 19
Code: P14DC01E
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 13:30 - 15:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Art and Artists: Drawing and Painting on the Easel: Ages 10-12
Join Tami Galili Ellis for a vibrant spring course full of art! Have fun developing ideas and creating new artworks. Get inspired by great modern and contemporary artists such as Picasso, Matisse, Van Gogh, and Georgia O'Keefe. Explore traditional and nontraditional techniques, expand on drawing skills and learn new applications!
While working on the easel, students will expand their artistic boundaries while exploring a range of materials such as charcoal, oil pastels, pencils and paint. Through a series of in-class projects, working from still life and the model, we will learn some essential components of visual art such as line, colour, and composition. In each class we will look at a specific artist for ideas, inspiration and technique to incorporate into our art.

No class April 19


For a full course outline and a list of materials to bring to the first class, please contact the school:
info@artottawa.ca
613-241-7471
Code: P14DC02
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 2
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 13:30 - 16:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Cartooning and Animation (B): Ages 10-12
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, gag panels, caricatures, illustrations, animated cartoons (hand-drawn and stop-motion techniques) and comic books.

Each season includes lessons on drawing hands (realistic and cartoon-style), the human figure and animal characters.

Ces cours sont pour les 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 du dessin animé. Les élèves feront preuve de créativité en réalisant des projets de bandes dessinées, cases à farces, caricatures, illustrations, dessins animés et des planches de BD.

Chaque saison il y aura des leçons sur comment dessiner les mains (réalistes et comiques), la figure humaine et les animaux.

Spring 2014 highlights
Splash: Full page comic book panel
Comic strip project with group theme
Comic book pages and stop-motion animation

No class April 19
Code: P14DC04
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 09:30 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Sculpture: The Way Things Work: Structure, Form and Invention: Ages 11-12
This course runs in tandem with W14DT05

Understanding both the desirable qualities and the limitations of materials is central to successful sculpture. Challenge yourself to build art from a variety of materials including clay, wax, wood, wire, paper, fabric, plastic and metal. Special projects will include: A clay model based on historical architecture, complete with wax figures to scale - pyramids, temples, castles- how did they do it? Build beautiful 3d geometric models out of wire and paper and light, invent a machine that moves, using simple hand tools and wood based on early simple machines, humorous soft sculpture, and take something apart and put it back together as art! Visit to the National Gallery included.

No class April 19
Code: P14DC05
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 09:00 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Comic Books and cartooning (B): Ages 13-15
Avec suivi en français pour les élèves francophones.

These courses are for students at all skill levels that need to draw seriously. They will learn and practice drawing techniques and discover cartooning and comic book secrets. Students will apply their creativity to the production of comic strips, gag panels, caricatures, illustrations, and the development of personal projects.

Each season will include a lesson on drawing hands (realistic 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 pour les élèves de tous les niveaux d’habileté qui prennent au sérieux leur dessin. Les élèves apprendront et pratiqueront les techniques du dessin et ils découvriront les secrets de la bande dessinée. Les élèves feront preuve de créativité en réalisant des planches de bandes dessinées, des cases à farces, caricatures, illustrations, et en développant leurs projets personnels.

Chaque saison il y aura une leçon sur comment dessiner les mains (réalistes et comiques), des conseils au sujet de la rédaction et la scénaristique pour BD, et la réalisation d’une revue contenant les projets personnels des participants.

Spring 2014
The comic book panel: Details, Decor and Shading
Cover page or Splash page project
Long Horizontal Panels project
Comic strip project with group theme

No class April 19
Code: P14DT04
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 2
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 13:00 - 16:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Sculpture: The Way Things Work: Structure, Form and Invention: Ages 13-15
Runs in tandem with W14DC05

Understanding both the desirable qualities and the limitations of materials is central to successful sculpture. Challenge yourself to build art from a variety of materials including clay, wax, wood, wire, paper, fabric, plastic and metal. Special projects will include: A clay model based on historical architecture, complete with wax figures to scale - pyramids, temples, castles- how did they do it? Build beautiful 3d geometric models out of wire and paper and light, invent a machine that moves, using simple hand tools and wood based on early simple machines, humorous soft sculpture, and take something apart and put it back together as art! Visit to the National Gallery included.

No class April 19
Code: P14DT05
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2014
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/05/2014
End Date: 06/21/2014
Schedule: Saturday from 09:00 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.