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Drawing 101: The Basics
Register You have always wanted to draw but never had the courage to try it. Here’s your chance to learn the fundamentals of drawing while trying your hand at classical art materials. This ten week course will start you off with very basic shapes and materials, working your way to a more detailed still-life. We will even touch base on drawing portraits. You are sure to have fun while learning new drawing skills and techniques.

2 models

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Code: F15D001A
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Patricia Laalo
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/24/2015
End Date: 11/26/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Drawing for the Absolute and Terrified Beginner
Register This course offers a comfortable and encouraging introduction to the elements of traditional drawing. We will practice your observational skills while studying shade, mass, values, line, perspective, and more! Learn simple tips and tricks that make a difference in how you see and draw, creating a solid foundation for future artwork.

2 models

No class October 12

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Code: F15D001B
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Maya Hum
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/14/2015
End Date: 12/07/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:30 - 21:30
Illustration for Beginners
Register This course serves as a fun introduction to a variety of illustration styles and techniques. We will work on short and simple projects to work on you skill level with different mediums. Wet, Dry, and digital media will be explored (ink, paint, colour pencils and Photoshop). Projects and exercises will also focus in how to unlock your imagination!

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Code: F15D001C
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Maya Hum
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/15/2015
End Date: 12/01/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Draw Using Charcoal
Register This course will introduce students to drawing with different type of charcoal. The emphasis of the course will be on how to obtain different values, plasticity in order to achieve the illusion of light, atmosphere, form and depth.
Students will learn to analyze what they see in order to achieve a sound structural drawing and to create an underlying tonal pattern as the good foundation for a solid drawing.

2 models

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Code: F15D001D
Price: $265.00
Teacher: Tavi Weisz
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 13
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Introduction to Drawing (B)
Register Unlock the magic of drawing! This course will focus on sound drawing techniques using a variety of dry media, applied individually and in combination. Trusted drawing methods will be explained, demonstrated and applied. There will be a focus on individual progression and group encouragement, with individual coaching being provided based on students' needs and goals. Each session focuses on a different reference subject for inspiration. Absolute beginners are welcome as are those wishing to take a refresher in drawing basics.

2 models

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Code: F15D001E
Price: $250.00
Teacher: David Kearn
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 09/23/2015
End Date: 11/25/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Mixed Media Drawing and Collage
Register This course will provide an exploration of the tactile and expressive qualities inherent in a variety of materials, combined to create both abstract and representational imagery. The student will experiment with texture, shape, placement, layering, drawing techniques, and colour juxtaposition. The subject matter or themes will be chosen by the student and will evolve as the semester progresses. Concepts related to the effective use of colour and good design will form the basis of the teaching. This course is open to students of every level of ability, from the beginner to the more advanced.

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Code: F15D002A
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Lucia De Marinis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/15/2015
End Date: 12/01/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Chalk Pastels for Beginners
Register This course was previously advertised to start on September 27 and finish on December 6. Due to unforeseen circumstances, the course will start 1 week later on October 4 and finish on December 13.

You want to draw and also love colour! This class can bring you the best of both worlds. This is an introductory class for those who have never used pastels before. You will learn about light, shade, composition, and above all…colour. Have fun while learning new techniques and skills for drawing still-life and portraits with chalk pastels.

2 models

No class October 11

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Code: F15D002B
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Patricia Laalo
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 13
Start Date: 10/04/2015
End Date: 12/13/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00
Exploring Oil Pastel
Register Oil pastel is an expressive and flexible medium. First developed by Sennelier for Picasso and Henri Goetz, it works on anything: wood, paper, canvas, metal etc. Goetz said, “…pastel is the most direct. No instrument as the brush, knife or palette interferes between the artist’s gesture and his work.” Using still life, old masters’ techniques, photographs and the model, explore this versatile drawing medium and discover its strengths and joys.

1 model

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Code: F15D002C
Price: $265.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/18/2015
End Date: 12/04/2015
Schedule: Friday from 09:30 - 12:30
Colour Your World: Mixed Media
Register This course is almost like painting with your fingers, it is easy to get seduced by the textile quality of the material. Colours are mixed and manipulated into different tones, while the line is still used to define shapes. If you like colours and drawing then this is the course for you!
In this beginner to intermediate course, students will work on in class projects while sharpening their observation skills and learning about colour, shades, light, composition etc. Students will explore the use of various dry materials such as oil & chalk pastels, charcoal and pencils while drawing their inspiration from the art of great modern artists such as, Degas, Matisse, Van Gogh, and Picasso.

4 models

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Code: F15D002D
Price: $265.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 16
Start Date: 09/29/2015
End Date: 12/01/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 13:00 - 16:00
Intro. Lifedrawing
Register Suitable for beginning and intermediate students, this course is designed for students interested in developing good drawing skills and knowledge of pictorial space and structure. Using analytical and expressive approaches the student will learn the principles and practice of drawing the nude human figure and improve their observational skills – an ability critical to virtually all other disciplines. Classical, modern and experimental approaches will be explored. Techniques will include charcoals, conté, pen, ink and wash drawing.

12 models

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Code: F15D003A
Price: $355.00
Teacher: Blair Sharpe
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/15/2015
End Date: 12/01/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Prelude: Drawing the Figure for Painting
Register Drawing is essential to convincing, aesthetically pleasing figure painting and this course will provide those basics of anatomy, structure, expression, composition and design components required to accomplish this end. With a variety of drawing techniques and mediums involving the elements and principles of design plus various model situations we'll experience an entry into confident Figure Painting with a sound understanding of the basics.

9 models

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Code: F15D003B
Price: $330.00
Teacher: Pamela Lasserre
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 13
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Figure Drawing Essentials
Register Learn the art of figure drawing using a step by step method. Beginner and advanced students will benefit from this drawing class. Students will be working directly from the nude using charcoal or carbon pencil. You will learn the basics of gesture, proportion, and morphology, finally finishing with big form and small form modeling. The end effect is a dramatic three dimensional figure.

11 models

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Code: F15D003C
Price: $345.00
Teacher: Mahshid Farhoudi
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/17/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 13:00 - 15:00
Still Life Drawing and Painting
Register You will explore different media and classical and non-classical approaches and techniques of depictions of inanimate groups of natural, man-made and personal objects. You will also learn how to design interesting and balanced compositions as well as create distinct atmospheres of still life drawings with light and shadow.
The first half of the course you will focus on drawing, while the second half you will move on to work in the medium of your choice: colour pencils, pastels, watercolour or acrylic.

No class Oct 12

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Code: F15D003D
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Chantal Dahan
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 09/14/2015
End Date: 12/07/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:00 - 21:00
Drawing Explorations
Register This course is for those who love to draw and want to explore and expand their repertoire to other drawing possibilities! Lessons will introduce students to a variety of drawing projects, ideas, materials and techniques, including collaborative drawing experiments. This is a perfect environment for students to explore freely and inventively in their art. Prior drawing experience is recommended, but not necessary.

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Code: F15D004A
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Maya Hum
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/18/2015
End Date: 12/04/2015
Schedule: Friday from 13:00 - 16:00
Dare to Paint
Register This course will introduce the basic concepts of oil and acrylic painting and provide a solid background for further exploration. The classes will cover technical information, composition and space, and colour values. Beginning with simple studies students will quickly progress to completed paintings in full colour.
For students who attended the Spring 2015 term, more advanced techniques and compositions will be explored.

No class Oct 28

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Code: F15D010A
Price: $210.00
Teacher: Naz Ikramullah
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 11/11/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 13:00 - 16:00
How to Use Oil Colours
Register This course introduces students to the use of oil colors, mixing colors, working with a brush, palette and palette knife. The students will learn what are primary and secondary colors and they will observe the results of mixing these colors. For improving a sense of proportion, volume and observing the human figure, the class will have a model. The surface used will be heavy acid paper or canvas (canvas for the first class!). Students will learn how to prepare the canvas or paper for oil painting. Pure abstraction is always acceptable. Clean colors are required with careful color mixing, individual guidance is always available.

2 models

No class Oct 12

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Code: F15D010B
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Tavi Weisz
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/14/2015
End Date: 12/07/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:30 - 21:30
Paint in Acrylics and Oil! (B)
Register We will unlock the magic of painting through sessions drawing on a variety of subjects and styles for inspiration. Straightforward, trusted painting methods are explained, demonstrated and applied. Absolute beginners are welcome as well as artists wanting to take a fresh look at a medium or perhaps pursue a new style. Step by step, we will dispel the myths and develop sound practices, creativity and expression. Let’s paint!

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Code: F15D010C
Price: $235.00
Teacher: David Kearn
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/24/2015
End Date: 11/26/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 13:00 - 16:00
Painting Resource (B)
Register This experience is for those who are at a turning point in their painting culture. What should I paint? Where should I go? Why I am repeating? Why am I imitating? Where is my creativity? In brief, how can I become authentic as an emerging artist? It is within this framework that we will try together to answer these questions crucial to art making.

Ce cours motivateur est pour tous ceux qui sont à un tournant de leur pratique en peinture, en culture. Quoi peindre? Vers où aller? Ai-je tendance à répéter? Ai-je tendance à « imiter »? Où est ma créativité? Bref, comment être unique dans ma démarche picturale? Comment être unique comme peintre émergeant ? C’est dans un cadre des plus motivants que nous tenterons ensemble de répondre à ces questions si cruciales à la pratique de l’art.

No classes: Sept. 30, Oct 7, Oct 14, or Oct 21

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Code: F15D010D
Price: $235.00
Teacher: ICSCIS
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 1
Start Date: 09/09/2015
End Date: 12/09/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Creative Painting (oils/acrylics)
Register This course is for students who wish to expand their artistic boundaries and develop an individual and focused approach to painting in representational or abstract modes. Through personal projects, students will gain new painting experience and a deeper understanding and greater clarity in their work. The instructor acts as a guide in an informal workshop atmosphere.
*Students who wish to work with mediums other than oil or acrylic, such as collage, watercolour, etc. are welcome.

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Code: F15D011A
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Blair Sharpe
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 13:00 - 16:00
Creative Painting (oils/acrylics)
Register This course is for students who wish to expand their artistic boundaries and develop an individual and focused approach to painting in representational or abstract modes. Through personal projects, students will gain new painting experience and a deeper understanding and greater clarity in their work. The instructor acts as a guide in an informal workshop atmosphere.
*Students who wish to work with mediums other than oil or acrylic, such as collage, watercolour, etc. are welcome.

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Code: F15D011B
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Blair Sharpe
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/17/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Exploring Acrylics and Oils
Register This course focuses on the essential skills involved in painting with oils and acrylics. With the instructor’s guidance, students will work on projects of their own choice, learning painting techniques and gaining practical information. Formal issues concerning technique, colour and composition will be discussed in an enthusiastic and lively atmosphere.

2 models

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Code: F15D011C
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Andrew Fay
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/15/2015
End Date: 12/01/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Exploring Acrylics and oils
Register This course focuses on the essential skills involved in painting with oils and acrylics. With the instructor’s guidance, students will work on projects of their own choice, learning painting techniques and gaining practical information. Formal issues concerning technique, colour and composition will be discussed in an enthusiastic and lively atmosphere.

2 models

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Code: F15D011D
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Andrew Fay
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Palette Knife Painting Techniques
Register In this course, participants will be introduced to different types of palette knives and their use and effects. This will follow an introduction and the history of the palette knife. Participants will learn techniques used to create and achieve the elements and principles of visual art. Participants will experiment and practice concepts of creativity (realistic or abstract). The instructor will demonstrate and provide individual feedback.

2 models

No class Oct 12

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Code: F15D011E
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Hamid Ayoub
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 09/14/2015
End Date: 12/07/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:30 - 21:30
Exploring Landscape
Register This indoor workshop will allow us to explore many varieties of landscape and outdoor environments, ranging from vast panoramic scenes (mountains, sea, and sky) to more small-scale views of forests and foliage. The student will acquire a discipline in working from thumbnails derived from photographs or sketches. We will explore effective cropping and composition, as well as pictorial devices for capturing light, atmosphere, and mood. The student will develop painterly techniques for the modeling of form, as well as an ability to simplify the image in order to give it greater power, impact, and fluency. This course is open to students of every level of ability, from the beginner to the more advanced.

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Code: F15D012A
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Lucia De Marinis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/17/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Intro to Acrylic Landscape Painting
Register This course focuses on the landscape as a viable and challenging subject. We will also deal with understanding the acrylic paint medium and subject interpretation. In the course students will:

Explore the use of the acrylic medium as applied to landscape painting.
Examine and discuss the history of landscape painting in Canada and employ some of the methods used past & present.
Experiment with various ideas including working on a variety of toned surfaces, employing glazes and watercolour application.
Focus upon the necessity of strong composition and drawing skills as preparation for painting.
Encourage individuality in terms of technique and composition.

No class Oct 11

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Code: F15D012B
Price: $255.00
Teacher: Blair T. Paul
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 09/20/2015
End Date: 12/06/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00
Flowers in Art: Drawing and Painting
Register An indoor drawing and painting course designed to focus on how to create the illusion of depth on a two dimensional surface, through practice of full range of values in colour, simplifying compositional elements and selecting the right photo reference. Graphite, acrylic and or oil paints will be the mediums used.

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Code: F15D012C
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Mahshid Farhoudi
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 13:00 - 16:00
Painting the Figure
Register Exploring many possibilities of the Figure as subject - either dominating the composition or integrated into a complex space, nude or semi-clad, varying the format whilst exploring techniques and marshalling the elements and principles of design to effectively communicate intent and meaning. Duration of each study will vary, your choice of medium and concluding with a constructive group critique.

10 models

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Code: F15D013A
Price: $340.00
Teacher: Pamela Lasserre
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 13
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 13:00 - 16:00
Expressive Portraits (B)
Register This course will explore the joy of creating free and vital portraits in Acrylic, Oil and Watercolour. The instructor’s approach balances control and technique with immediacy and spontaneity and shows how these can be woven together to capture personality as well as likeness, There will be a focus on observation and sound technique, along with exploring the portrait as a means of expression. Individual coaching will be provided, based on each student’s needs and goals with students welcome to pursue the medium of their choice. The sessions will involve models and include demonstrations of the instructor’s techniques.

8 models

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Code: F15D014A
Price: $295.00
Teacher: David Kearn
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 13
Start Date: 09/24/2015
End Date: 11/26/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 09:30 - 12:30
Painting the Portrait in Oil
Register This course focuses on head - and shoulder portrait study painted from live models using "classical" academic approach. Three long term sittings, 4 sessions each are provided to explore portrait structure, plane of the face and head, warm and cool tones and achieving likeness.

11 models

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Code: F15D014B
Price: $345.00
Teacher: Mahshid Farhoudi
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 09:30 - 12:30
Art of the Portrait
Register Portraits will be painted from live models. Students can paint in the medium of their choice. Ongoing individual guidance will be provided. This course includes mini lectures on facial anatomy and painting methods.

4 models

No class October 12

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Code: F15D014C
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Dana Brezina
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/21/2015
End Date: 12/07/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:30 - 21:30
From Observation to Abstraction: Drawing and Painting
Register In this course we will move quickly from Observation to Non-figurative Art. We will draw and paint using both traditional and non-traditional materials. We will have fun exploring different forms of abstraction: Expressionism (Free Painting), Geometrical Abstract Art (structure & colour ), Automatism- (work without any intellectual control), and Abstract Expressionism (oversize art with/without using composition); all of this while we get inspired by the theory and art of artists such as Piet Mondrian, Kandinsky, Mark Rothko, Frank Stella, Helen Frankenthaler and many more.
A trip to the gallery to admire the Abstract collection is included.

3 models

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Code: F15D015A
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/17/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 13:00 - 16:00
Collage Based Acrylic Painting
Register This course explores the relationships between colour, form, texture, and mood as it applies to an abstract collage type composition. We are recreating the composition in acrylic paint that we have created from photos, text etc. making this a very unique and interesting process.

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Code: F15D015B
Price: $265.00
Teacher: Blair T. Paul
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/15/2015
End Date: 12/01/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Japanese Painting: Sumi-e
The art of painting with the Oriental Brush is a tradition that has existed for more than one thousand years. Learn and appreciate the “Way of the Brush” using contemporary techniques for Western students. This course is open to all levels of experience, as teaching is geared towards beginner and advanced alike. For beginners, this 8-week program will give you the important fundamentals to produce simple, classic ink works in calligraphy and beginner-level object painting. Intermediate to advanced students will be given new ways to develop their painting techniques further. Each student can expect one-on-one assistance to advance along their painting journey.

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Code: F15D017
Price: $140.00
Teacher: Heather MacDonald
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 09/18/2015
End Date: 11/06/2015
Schedule: Friday from 10:00 - 12:00

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Imaginative Watercolour
Register If you have ever wanted to do water colours and paint anything you can see or even better, imagine… then this is the course for you. The Imaginative Water Colours course is a broad view of techniques for both beginner water colour artists and those who have experience. Some of the things we will explore are:
How to use light to describe a place, a time and how it will affect all objects.
Why composition is really important and how to use it to evoke emotion.
Simple perspective and how to use photo reference combined with drawing skills.
Colour Theory, why this is your best friend as a painter.

No class Oct 12

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Code: F15D018A
Price: $260.00
Teacher: David Clendining
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/14/2015
End Date: 12/07/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:00 - 21:00
Expressive Figures and Portraits in Watercolour! (B)
Register This course will explore the joy of creating free and vital figures and portraits with Watercolour. The instructor’s approach balances control and technique with immediacy and spontaneity and shows how these can be woven together to capture personality as well as likeness. There will be a focus on observation and sound technique along with exploring figurative subjects as a means of expression. Individual coaching will be provided, based on each student’s needs and goals. The sessions will involve live models and include demonstrations of the instructor’s techniques.

5 models

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Code: F15D018B
Price: $275.00
Teacher: David Kearn
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/22/2015
End Date: 11/24/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Drawing and Painting for Young Adults: Ages 16 - 19
Register This course is designed to meet the needs of experienced students aged 16 to 19, who would like to continue to develop their skills in drawing and painting. Intermediate techniques will be taught concerning control of composition, design elements, and control of light in an image. Developing skill in drawing from life as well as ways to utilize various techniques and media for expression will be covered. May be appropriate for students needing additional portfolio material for college or university application. Emphasis will be on confidence building, technique and self-expression. Materials not included.

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Code: F15D019
Price: $175.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 10/18/2015
End Date: 11/22/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00
Printmaking Intro
Register Learn basic etching or lithography methods and produce original prints in this exciting form of art. Well-known artists of the 1900s and 20th century have all used these techniques to explore their ideas.

No class Oct 28

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Code: F15D040
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Naz Ikramullah
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 11/11/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Exploring Printmaking
Register In this course students will explore printmaking techniques with monotypes, drypoints, monoprints, chine colle and zinc etching methods. Emphasis will be on the unique and expressive qualities found in printmaking. Students will enjoy the studio atmosphere of the class and working in the well-equipped OSA printmaking studio.

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Code: F15D041
Price: $305.00
Teacher: Rob Hinchley
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 7
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Beginners Printmaking
Register The beauty of line, the wonder of pattern, the dynamics of colour, the subtly of form. Artists gravitate to different printmaking processes because they express different elements of art. This beginning print class introduces students to a variety of relief and intaglio printing techniques, enabling them to explore their own imagery through the versatility of print. Linocut, plexiglass engraving, and collagraph will be covered.

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Code: F15D042
Price: $295.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 09/29/2015
End Date: 12/01/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
New Printmaking
Register In this class we will explore the concept of pop art through popular images using printmaking techniques; we will develop personal styles using techniques such as linocut, woodcut, etching, mixed media and collage.

This class is great for beginners in printmaking as well as experienced printmaking artists with non-typical ideas or people interested in pop art.
The idea of the class is to integrate printmaking techniques and qualities in your personal work. Unlike other print classes, this course is more focused on the aesthetic and visual possibilities of printmaking, and not the “hard rules”. This class is not about what you can't do, but is about all the different approaches of printmaking techniques.

No class Oct 12

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Code: F15D043
Price: $310.00
Teacher: Guillermo Trejo
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 7
Start Date: 09/14/2015
End Date: 12/07/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:30 - 21:30
Introductory Book Arts
Register Join Mary Kritz in this Book Arts course. Explore papers and other assorted materials and learn about the tools of the trade. Venture into the world of artist’s books and create your own unique books. You will receive instruction in the following book binding techniques: pamphlet, long stitch, Coptic and Bradel with hard and soft covers. No previous experience is required for this course.

No class September 22

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Code: F15D044
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Mary Kritz
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 09/15/2015
End Date: 12/08/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:00 - 21:00
Intro to Papermaking
Register Learn how to make your own paper! We will start with recycled office papers, brown bags and other fibres you can collect around the house. We’ll add some decorative inclusions: ribbon, lustre and colour. Later we will make a few sheets of natural fibres such as cotton and abaca. Beginners and pros are welcome!

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Code: F15D045
Price: $295.00
Teacher: Nancy French
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/14/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Basic Sculpture for the Enthusiastic Beginner I
Register An exciting foray into the world of sculpture! This mini course offers an immediate opportunity for a ‘hands on’ experience. Students will learn some basic ideas, methods, tools and materials by creating 3 sculpture projects in 6 sessions. Every step will be guided and supported and all questions welcomed. If you would like to learn how to hand build in clay, carve plaster and model a wax sculpture, then this class is for you!

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Code: F15D060
Price: $215.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 09/15/2015
End Date: 10/20/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Basic Sculpture for the Enthusiastic Beginner II
Register This mini course is an opportunity to explore sculptural techniques and materials in a safe and supported environment. Building on basics from Part I, this class offers more sophisticated hand-building techniques in clay, PLUS an introduction to mold making and casting (clay, plaster and fabric). This course is designed for both continuing students and beginners of all stripes to build on their skills and previous experiences.

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Code: F15D061
Price: $215.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 11/03/2015
End Date: 12/08/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Sculpture: Mold-Making and Casting
Register Students will learn how to sculpt with design, movement and composition to sculpt form for making molds, which is similar to sculpting in stone. An introduction to bronze casting methods as well as mold-making will be provided in this course.

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Code: F15D062
Price: $310.00
Teacher: David Clendining
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 09/17/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:00 - 21:00
Ceramics for Beginners
Register Students will be introduced and reacquainted to this wonderful versatile medium using hand-built and wheel thrown elements, as well as glaze application and decorating techniques. Individual development will be encouraged and emphasized in a creative supportive environment.

No class Oct 4

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Code: F15D065A
Price: $305.00
Teacher: Meagan Pethick
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 4
Start Date: 09/14/2015
End Date: 12/07/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:00 - 21:00
Ceramics II: Intro-inter
Register This class is designed for students who have had some previous ceramic experience and have an interest in working with clay. The course gives students experiences in making functional as well as sculptural pieces, using a variety of techniques. Well thought out forms, designs and functional uses along with good craftsmanship are emphasized.

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Code: F15D065B
Price: $305.00
Teacher: Meagan Pethick
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/17/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:00 - 21:00
Ceramics
Register Embark on a journey with the most humble of materials: clay. The essence of clay is transformation. It is transformed with our hands and by fire. If we can befriend it, it can transform us too. Explore the possibilities, by gaining skills hand-building and/or using the wheel to make functional pots or sculptural forms. Students will be individually mentored to help them achieve their goals.

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Code: F15D065C
Price: $305.00
Teacher: Paula Murray
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 4
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Animations Basics and Introduction
Register Students will develop drawing skills for animation, character design, story board, etc., even preparing portfolios for academic or job placement or just for their own interest. Students will draw at home and in class will get personal feedback, group instruction and discussion. Professional animation artwork and films will be shown. We will also examine animation history and development.

Students should bring paper, pencils and erasers to the first session - nothing specific in terms of brand names.

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Code: F15D070
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Peter Adamakos
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Children's Book Writing and Illustration
Register Students will illustrate their own children’s book in the style and medium of their choice. They will write their own story or adapt one already known. The goal is to have a full-size sample ("dummy") book by the end of the course. Part of each class will include teaching, drawing, and evaluations by the teacher and class of each person’s progress to date.

No class Oct 11

Students should bring paper, pencils and erasers to the first session - nothing specific in terms of brand names

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Code: F15D071
Price: $255.00
Teacher: Peter Adamakos
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 13
Start Date: 09/20/2015
End Date: 12/06/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00
Intro to Art Therapy
Register The introduction to Art Therapy is not only a must for those who are in the helping professions or teaching but for any artist who wants a better understanding of their own artistic abilities. This 8 week course will begin to help with a better understanding of how you work and why. The classes will include some theory, an art assessment, work as a group with existing case studies, hands-on experience, and guided imagery. We will create “life boxes” and learn a relaxation technique. There is a certificate given for attendance in this class.

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Code: F15D072
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Sharon Mintz
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/22/2015
End Date: 11/10/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Memoir Writing and Visual Storytelling
Register This course will explore visual art as a means of storytelling with a focus on autobiography. The goal of this course is to integrate drawing and painting skills with an exploration of reflective writing. Participants will have an opportunity to study examples of visual storytelling from a number of artists, and methods through which memoir writing can be made into visual representations. By the end of the course, each participant will have completed a short work of creative non-fiction drawing on life stories.

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Code: F15D073
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Lara Bober
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/17/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Finishing Existing Art Projects!
Register Do you have unfinished drawings or paintings and are unsure of how to continue? Then this course may be just what you are looking for! Bring in your artwork at any stage of development and get the help and guidance you need to finish it. You are welcome to use any medium, with the exception of oil, in a supportive and fun environment that will get your works out of storage and on to your walls!

No class Oct 11

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Code: F15D074
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Chantal Dahan
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 16
Start Date: 09/20/2015
End Date: 12/06/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00
Digital Art For Beginners
Register Learn the basic fundamentals of creating visual art digitally! Through project-based, hands-on explorations, discover how to draw, paint and manipulate images on your computer. Projects develop digital and design skills as well as familiarize students will the ins and outs of using Adobe Photoshop. NOTE: Students are expected to be comfortable working on Microsoft Windows PCs (file management and basic navigation). Alternative option is to bring your own laptop with Adobe Photoshop (versions CS4 to CC accepted) installed and Wacom tablet, please let the instructor know if this is the case.

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Code: F15D090
Price: $330.00
Teacher: Maya Hum
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Computer Arts / Art Numérique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Improve Your Digital Photography
Register This course aims to help beginners develop and intermediate photographers refresh the fundamentals of digital photography, perfect their technical skills and focus on creative visual expression. You will learn how to effectively use natural and artificial lighting, set correct digital exposure, chose shooting locations and apply dynamic composition to create technically accurate and aesthetic images every time! Expand your photographic skills by applying a variety of time-tested techniques for portrait, travel, street, urban, event, still-life, and other types of photography. Hone your photographic abilities and build confidence by shooting in-class assignments, working with professional models, and receiving constructive feedback on your images.

2 models

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Code: F15D091
Price: $270.00
Teacher: Cezary Gesikowski
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Digital Photography / Photographie Numerique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 09/17/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Composition Workshop
Register This is an intensive workshop where students will receive a solid base in composing their artwork. Students will learn about Elements of Design and Principles of Colour Design, how to compose an artwork by using geometrical shapes, balance and contra balance, and how to take advantage of symmetrical and asymmetrical composition.
Practical exercises and analysis of diverse compositions will form an important part of this course.

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Code: F15DWS01
Price: $120.00
Teacher: Dana Brezina
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 10/25/2015
End Date: 10/25/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 09:00 - 16:00
Advanced Composition Workshop
Register Students will learn how to use colour temperature, saturation, and tonal values of colours to achieve desired sentiment in their artwork, how to take advantage of light, shade and how to create depth by keying the planes in composition. Practical exercises and analysis of diverse compositions will form an important part of this course.
Composition workshop: Designing the Artwork is recommended, but not necessary.

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Code: F15DWS02
Price: $120.00
Teacher: Dana Brezina
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 11/08/2015
End Date: 11/08/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 09:00 - 16:00
Exploring Papermaking
Register Get in touch with your artistic side with pulp painting! In this two day workshop we will use different pigmented fibres (cotton, flax, kozo, abaca, etc.) to create paintings. We will try out painting, pulling sheets. The finished papers can be abstract or very detailed, depending on your style. No previous experience is required.

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Code: F15DWS03
Price: $185.00
Teacher: Nancy French
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 09/26/2015
End Date: 09/27/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday from 09:00 - 16:00
Painting with Pulp
Register Get in touch with your artistic side with pulp painting! In this two day workshop we will use different pigmented fibres (cotton, flax, kozo, abaca, etc.) to create paintings. We will try out painting, pulling sheets. The finished papers can be abstract or very detailed, depending on your style. No previous experience is required.

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Code: F15DWS04
Price: $185.00
Teacher: Nancy French
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 11/21/2015
End Date: 11/22/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday from 09:00 - 16:00
Lifedrawing Open Workshop: Tuesday
Register This is an independent workshop where the student works at their own pace.
A model is provided for each session.

12 models
Code: F15DOW1A
Price: $210.00
Teacher: No Instructor
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Open Workshops / Ateliers Libres
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 09/15/2015
End Date: 12/01/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 13:30 - 16:30
Lifedrawing Open Workshop: Wednesday
Register The purchase of a 3 hour Wednesday evening walk-in session must be made at the Ottawa School of Art before the start of each session and must be used on the day it was purchased - no refunds or transfers. Please be prepared to show your receipt to the model.

12 models
Code: F15DOW1B
Price: $210.00
Teacher: No Instructor
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Open Workshops / Ateliers Libres
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Ceramics Open Wrokshop
Register This is an independent workshop where the student works at their own pace.
*Prerequisite required: Students are permitted to enroll if they have taken a minimum of 2 separate ceramics courses in the same medium at the Ottawa School of Art (based on OSA registration data). Materials are not included. No Walk-ins.
Code: F15DOW1C
Price: $160.00
Teacher: No Instructor
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Open Workshops / Ateliers Libres
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 09/16/2015
End Date: 12/02/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Precious Metal Clay Bootcamp I: Intro
Register This full-day intensive class is packed with technical and practical information. The projects cover a wide range of techniques that will allow you start working in PMC right away! This course introduces the basics of jewelry making using PMC (Precious Metal Clay). Topics include principles of design, properties of PMC, basic tools and basic tool creation, PMC carving, make and use of molds and stamps, firing, finishing and polishing. Students should complete three finished pieces.

Participants will create THREE projects from start to finish:

*PMC Ring with Cubic Zirconia
*PMC Relief Pendant
*PMC Paste Leaf Charm (torch-fired)

Code: F15DWS05
Price: $230.00
Teacher: Shannon Kennedy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 09/19/2015
End Date: 09/20/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday from 09:00 - 16:00
Precious Metal Clay: Rings Only: Intro
Register This class is for ring enthusiasts! Students will work with Precious Metal Clay and create two rings.

Participants will complete TWO projects from start to finish:

*Ring with Torch Fired enamels
*Ring with Cubic Zirconia Setting
Code: F15DWS06
Price: $230.00
Teacher: Shannon Kennedy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 10/17/2015
End Date: 10/18/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday from 09:00 - 16:00
Jewelry Making and Metalsmithing I: Intro
Register Love jewelry? By learning basic jewelry methods you will make your own jewelry, no experience necessary! The participants will learn basic techniques in piercing, sawing, making your own ear wires, filing, soldering and finishing. Participants will create one textured Silver and Copper 'Spinner' ring and a pair of Copper and Silver earrings, using their own designs and applying the learned techniques.

Participants will complete TWO projects from start to finish:

*Silver and Copper 'Spinner' Ring
*Silver and Copper Earrings

Code: F15DWS07
Price: $200.00
Teacher: Shannon Kennedy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 11/14/2015
End Date: 11/15/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday from 09:00 - 16:00
Earth Friendly Art: Sculpture Emphasis: Intro
Register There are special ways of working with art materials so as to minimize any potential harmful effects on the environment, all without hampering one’s creative spirit. Materials and processes will be explained and demonstrated in a supportive atmosphere along with talks about artists around the world who are taking up the challenge of making eco-art. This family friendly course (older children & parents) will offer ways to make meaningful and ecofriendly works that do minimal harm to the environment. Although this is an intro level class, more advanced students are welcome.

No class October 28 - open studio that night.

Want a description of the course? Want to know what to bring to the first session? Contact us!
613-241-7471
info@artottawa.ca
Code: F15D063
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Dawn Dale
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 09/30/2015
End Date: 11/25/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:00 - 21:00
Cartooning 101
Register Cartoon basics, from sketch to ink to publishing. The creation of Political cartoons and gag cartoons for the amateur or semi-professional. Don Monet is the author of the cartoon based book
“Colonialism on Trial”, and editor of “Political Cartoons” - The Canadian Encyclopedia.

No class October 11
Code: F15D005A
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Don Monet
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 16
Start Date: 09/27/2015
End Date: 12/06/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00
Painting and Collage
Register Collage and painting on the board. A practical course with the goal of each artist finishing a painting/collage from conception to final product.

No class December 8
Code: F15D015C
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Don Monet
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 16
Start Date: 10/01/2015
End Date: 12/03/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
The Business of Art: Intro-adv
Register Professionalizing your art practice in Canada. Dealing with commercial art galleries and juries. Approach, presentation, and promotion of your art practice. Do’s and don’ts, expectations on both sides. Artist and gallerist Don Monet founded and directed the Cube Gallery in Ottawa for the past 10 years.

This course will be taught at:
Cube Gallery:
1285 Wellington St. W
Ottawa, ON K1Y 3A8
www.cubegallery.ca
Code: F15D075
Price: $175.00
Teacher: Don Monet
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room:
Semester: Fall
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 10/21/2015
End Date: 11/25/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:00 - 21:00