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People and Places: Sculpture/Drawing Emphasis, ages 4 - 5, Sat 10 am - 12 pm
This course introduces students to a wide variety of materials with a focus on exploring and developing skills in drawing and sculpture. We will use ourselves and others, at rest and play; and places: both inside and out, to explore the world we live in.

No class October 7
Code: F17DC01A
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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Tips From Canadian Artists (150 years of celebration), Clay/Collage Emphasis, ages 6 - 7, 10 am - 12 pm
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, 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 from Canadian masters such as Tom Thomson, Emily Carr, Lauren Harris, Norval Morrisseau , David Milne and others.
A visit to the National Art gallery and one session with the model are included.

No class October 7
Code: F17DC01B
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 2
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
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Form, Shape, Colour, Style: Sculpture/Drawing Emphasis, ages 6 - 7, Sat 1:30 - 3:30 pm
This session, students will learn about colour, form, shape, patterns and texture. We will study the elements that an artist uses to create a style. Students will draw with charcoal, chalk, and oil pastels and use a variety of sculptural materials to shape, contour and design structure. We will be inspired by artists such as Kandinsky, Matisse, Klimt and Pollock.

No class October 7
Code: F17DC01C
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Ruth Secunda
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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The Art of the B's: Printmaking/Painting Emphasis, ages 8 - 9, Sat 10 am - 12 pm
Let’s learn about art, by exploring all things beginning with the letter “B”. Using their knowledge of bees, butterflies, bridges, boats and birds, students will explore acrylic, watercolour and tempera paints, using blending, mixing and masking techniques. Students will be introduced to printmaking techniques using various styles and materials.

No class October 7
Code: F17DC01D
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Ruth Secunda
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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The World of Architecture: Clay/Collage Emphasis, ages 8 - 9, Sat 1:30 - 3:30 pm
We will use the art of architecture to explore function, structure and decoration. As we explore architecture from around the world and through the ages, we will develop technical skill with an emphasis on ceramic techniques (slab, pinch pot, embossing) and collage (paper, mosaic, collagraph). Weather permitting; we will draw en plein air in the market area.

No class October 7
Code: F17DC01E
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 2
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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FULL: Painting and Drawing: Get Your Rembrandt Super Powers, ages 10 - 12, Sat 1:30 - 4 pm
Did you know that a stuffed armadillo, a Roman helmet, and a golden jeweled cloak where found in Rembrandt's studio? Let's explore the art work and times of one of the world's most famous artists, as we develop our painting and drawing skills. We will draw a 17th century still life (with a secret code), paint heroic scenes inspired by the history painting of the time, create ink drawings, & prints with Rembrandt’s fluid line (He could draw as fast as it took the waiter to get mustard!). A tour of the National Gallery of Canada, and a session drawing from a draped model included. Do you have the 'mustard' to sign up for this course!

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No class October 7
Code: F17DC02
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Valerie Ryan
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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FULL: Cartooning and Animation, ages 10 - 12, Sat 9:30 am - 12 pm
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 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 comiques), la figure humaine et les animaux.

Fall 2017 highlights
Drawing the human body with the proper proportions, at rest and in movement
Comic strip & gag panel projects with assigned group theme
Comic book pages
Stop-motion animation projects

October 7
Code: F17DC04
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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Drawing and Painting: Express Yourself, ages 13 - 15, Sat 1 - 4 pm
Students will work in variety materials to sharpen their observation skills, building and expanding on existing painting and drawing proficiency. Each class will be set up with either a model or still life. Using charcoal, pastels, acrylics and oils, our creativity will be stimulated by the art and philosophy of iconic Canadian artists such as Tom Thomson, Emily Carr, Lauren Harris, Norval Morrisseau, and David Milne. A visit to the National Art gallery and 3 sessions with the model are included.

No class October 7
Code: F17DT01
Price: $300.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 2
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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FULL: Portfolio Development, ages 13 - 15, Sat 9 am - 12 pm
In this course, you will improve your drawing skills. You will create a stunning portfolio of art work that is suitable for art school/college submission. Elements explored include composition (still life), light and shadow (portraits), perspective (landscape), and colour, (acrylic and watercolour technique). Tour of the National Gallery of Canada and drawing from a draped model included.

No class October 7
Code: F17DT02
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Valerie Ryan
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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FULL: Comic Books and Cartooning, ages 13 - 15, Sat, 1 - 4 pm
These courses are for students at all skill levels that feel the 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 accessibles aux 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.

No class October 7

Fall 2017 highlights
Comic strip & gag panel projects with group theme
Comic Pages project: write & draw original short story (script/roughs/designs/layout)
The human body at rest, in movement and in foreshortened poses
Code: F17DT04
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Gérard Bélec
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 09/16/2017
End Date: 12/09/2017
Schedule:

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Digital Photography, ages 13 - 15, Sun 1 - 4 pm
This course is intended to provide students with a new way of looking at things around them for a different perspective to create art. Students will build skills and develop creativity using digital photography as a fine art medium.
Please note: Students are required to provide their own digital camera for use during the course. A DSLR or semi-pro camera is preferable.

Code: F17DT06
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Ahmed Hafez
Campus: Downtown
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
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Semester: Fall
Year: 2017
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 09/17/2017
End Date: 12/03/2017
Schedule:

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