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Animals: Real and Imaginary, Ages 4 - 5, Sat, 10 am -12 pm
Register F18DC01A: We will experiment with a wide variety of materials and techniques including wax, plasticine, papier maché, wood, oil and chalk pastel, and charcoal. We will express our ideas and knowledge of animals: both real and mythological, those we know, and those we only know of.

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DC01A
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
Schedule:
Tips From Modern Artists: Clay/Collage Emphasis: Ages 6 - 7, Sat, 10 am - 12 pm
Register F18DC01B: These hands on art courses are designed to assist children, in a positive and fun environment to develop their artistic expression over 3 separate sessions.
In each term children will explore various materials such as clay, ink, charcoal and paint. They will learn to expand on their skills in specific artistic media. During each term we will look for inspiration, both indoors and outdoors from modern masters such as Picasso, Morandi, Mondrian, and Kandinsky.
A visit to the National Art gallery and one session with the model are included. 

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DC01B
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
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Creatures: Imagined and Real: Sculpture/Drawing Emphasis, 6 - 7 yrs, Sat, 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Register F18DC01C: Animals, sea creatures and mythical creatures will be used as inspiration to create a world of imagination. We will create an underwater environment using sculptural techniques and traditional and unusual materials. We will use various drawing materials, such as charcoal, pencils, oil pastels to encourage the use of line, form and shape to draw imagined creatures.

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DC01C
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Ruth Secunda
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 16
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
Schedule:
The Art of the B's: Painting/Printing Emphasis, 8 -9 yrs, Sat, 10 am - 12 pm
Register Students will explore some European cities: Paris, Rome, Barcelona and Amsterdam. They will learn about the art, the architecture and well known artists and art movements that flourished in these cities. Manipulating a variety of painting and printmaking techniques, they will express their knowledge and perceptions.

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DC01D
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Ruth Secunda
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
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Ancient Greece: Clay/Collage Emphasis, Ages 8 - 9, Sat, 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Register F18DC01E: We will explore life in ancient times by looking at the art and myth of ancient Greek culture. The imagery is rich in people, mythical animals and architecture. We will develop hand building techniques in clay, and explore collage, combining it with painting and drawing.

1 model

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DC01E
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
Schedule:
Two Phosphorescent Leonardos: Drawing and painting: Ages 10 - 12, Sat, 1:30 - 4 pm
Register F18DC02: Come and improve your drawing and painting skills, and learn about two giants in art: Leonardo da Vinci and Paul Klee; two artists who looked to the natural world to create their masterpieces. Projects will include observational drawing with crosshatching, painting mysterious rocky landscapes in watercolour, creating portraits in a Mona Lisa style and a “Senecio “abstract style. Focus will be on how each artist used colour and paint to create forms that phosphorus, magically, on canvas. Tour of the National Gallery (special exhibit: Paul Klee), and a session with a draped model.

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DC02
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Valerie Ryan
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
Schedule:
Cartooning and Animation, Ages 10 - 12, Sat 9:30 pm - 12:30 pm
Register F18DC04
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 pages.

Each season includes lessons on drawing hands (realistic 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 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 caricatures), la figure humaine et les animaux.

Fall 2018 highlights
Drawing the human body at rest and in movement
Comic strip & gag panel projects with assigned group theme (Time)
Comic book pages
Stop-motion animation projects

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DC04
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
Schedule:
Express Yourself Drawing and Painting: Drawing and Painting, Ages 13 - 15, Sat 1 - 4 pm
Register F18DT01: Students will create indoor class projects in variety materials while sharpening their observation skills. Each class will be set up with either a model or still life and students will built and expand on existing painting and drawings skills. Students will be using charcoal, pastels, acrylics and oils while getting inspired by the art and philosophy of iconic modern artists such as Klimpt, Kandinsky, Morandi, Rousseau, and Mondrian.
A visit to the National Art gallery and 1 session with the model are included.

1 model

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DT01
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
Schedule:
Portfolio Development, Ages 12 - 15, Sat, 9 am - 12 pm
Register F18DT02: In this course, you will improve your drawing and painting skills. You will create a stunning portfolio of art work that is suitable for art school/college submission.  Elements explored will be composition (still life), light and shadow (portraits), perspective (landscape), and colour, (acrylic and watercolour technique).  Small projects to spark your creativity, a drawing session at the National Gallery of Canada and another with a draped model are included.

1 model

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DT02
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Valerie Ryan
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
Schedule:
Comic Books and Cartooning, Ages 13 - 15, Sat 1 - 4 pm
Register F18DT04
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, 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 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, 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 caricatures), 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 2018 highlights
Comic strip & gag panel projects with group theme (Time)
Comic Pages project: write & draw original short story (script/roughs/designs/layout)
The human body at rest, in movement and in foreshortened poses

No class Oct 6
Code: F18DT04
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
Schedule:
Digital Photography, Ages 10 - 15, Sun, 1 - 4 pm
Register F18DT06: This course is intended to provide students with a new way of looking at things around them in a different perspective to create art. Students will build skills and develop creativity using digital photography as a fine art medium. Topics include:

• Basics (know your camera)
• Basic of portrait
• Portrait (Indoor)
• Artistic portrait
• Edit in Photoshop
• Abstract
• Smoke Photo
• Draw with lights
• Edit in Photoshop

Please note: Students are required to provide their own digital camera for use during the course. A DSLR is preferred or semi-pro camera

No class Oct 7
Code: F18DT06
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Ahmed Hafez
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/15/2018
End Date: 12/08/2018
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