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Drawing 101: The Basics: Intro
Register You have always wanted to draw, but never had the courage to take a course…here’s your chance to discover your hidden talents! In this class you will be able to try your hand at using the traditional drawing materials of the great masters. Your instructor will take the time to address individual concerns throughout the course, gently guiding you on your personal artistic journey. Bring your pencils and paper and let’s have fun!

2 models
Code: P15D001A
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Patricia Laalo
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 406
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/25/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:00 - 21:00
Drawing for the Absolute and Terrified Beginner : Intro
Register This course offers a comfortable and encouraging introduction to the elements of traditional drawing. We will practice 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
Code: P15D001B
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Maya Hum
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 305
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Creative Drawing: Intro-inter
Register This course will unlock the magic of drawing by focusing on creativity and sound technique using a variety of 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 provided based on students’ needs and goals. Each session focuses on a different reference subject for inspiration. Beginners are welcome as there are those wishing to explore creativity in their art.

2 models
Code: P15D001C
Price: $250.00
Teacher: David Kearn
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 406
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Drawing in Colour: Intro-inter
Register This course will focus on colour as well as a structural and design component of drawing. It will delve into the various characteristics and behavioural properties of colour and their relevance to drawing. Exploration will involve creating form, as well as light, by means of colour harmonies and colour contracts. The primary medium for the course will be chalk paste/coloured conté on a variety of papers. Eclectic subject matter will be provided by the instructor. The incorporation of colour into drawing will be gentle and progressive.
Code: P15D002A
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Lucia De Marinis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 306
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Dare to Use Colours: Drawing Intro
Register Students will create indoor class projects while sharpening their observation skills. Each class will be set up with either a model or still life and students will expand on existing skills. We will explore various dry materials such as charcoal, pastels, and pencils while drawing inspirations from the art and philosophy of great modern artists such as Matisse, Degas, Van Gogh, and Picasso.

3 models
Code: P15D002B
Price: $230.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 208
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 04/29/2015
End Date: 06/17/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 13:00 - 16:00
Portrait Drawing: Intro-inter
Register In this course applying the basic classical proportion and structure of the head and its features are taught to achieve accurate portraits. There will be sessions on each feature of the face and long poses are provided for accurate study from models.

9 models
Code: P15D003C
Price: $305.00
Teacher: Mahshid Farhoudi
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 406
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 09:30 - 12:30
Illustration for Beginners: Intro
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 develop your skill level with different mediums. Wet, dry, and digital media will be explored (ink, paint, coloured pencils, and Photoshop). Projects and exercises will also focus on how to unlock your imagination!
Code: P15D004A
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Maya Hum
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 303
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Perspective Drawing: Intro
Register Understanding perspective and being able to depict manmade space is invaluable for artists. This course teaches the fundaments of 2-point perspective drawing. The theory will be introduced and practiced through exercises in the classroom. Using photographs as subject matter, the theory will be applied in mire complex drawings. Finally, drawing on location in the market will give students a chance to use the knowledge to draw from life
Code: P15D004B
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 303
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/24/2015
End Date: 06/26/2015
Schedule: Friday from 09:00 - 12:00
Comprehensive Integrated Drawing: Intro-inter
Register Drawing approached through the elements of line, shape, value, texture, colour and space applied to a variety of subject matter drawn from verbal to visual, fantasy, memory and observation. How drawing is meshed into painting, papermaking, and sculpture will receive constant attention. Some model situations and a final group critique.

2 models
Code: P15D004C
Price: $225.00
Teacher: Pamela Lasserre
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: 303
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 14
Start Date: 05/06/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Dare to Paint: Intro
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.
Code: P15D010A
Price: $210.00
Teacher: Naz Ikramullah
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 406
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 6
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/10/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 13:00 - 16:00
Introduction to Painting: Intro-inter
Register This course will serve to introduce oil or acrylic painting to students who have had no exposure to these mediums. It will begin with an introduction to the essential materials of painting and demonstrations of preliminary preparations such as building a stretcher, stretching and priming canvas, setting up the work area, and mixing colours on a palette. The course will subsequently focus on paint handling and the use of techniques to facilitate painterly representation of what the student sees. Information about colour and composition will augment the creative process.
Code: P15D010B
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Lucia De Marinis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 306
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Palette Knife Painting: Intro-inter
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.

No class May 18
Code: P15D010C
Price: $225.00
Teacher: Hamid Ayoub
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 405
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/20/2015
End Date: 06/22/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:30 - 21:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Creative Painting (oils/acrylics): Intro-adv
Register This course is intended 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 of vision in their work. The instructor acts as critic and guide in an informal workshop atmosphere.
Code: P15D011A
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Blair Sharpe
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 303
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 13:00 - 16:00
Creative Painting (oils/acrylics): Intro-adv
Register This course is intended 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 of vision in their work. The instructor acts as critic and guide in an informal workshop atmosphere.
Code: P15D011B
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Blair Sharpe
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 306
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/26/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Painting the Spring Landscape: Intro-inter
Register In this plein air painting class you will use the landscape to inspire expressive painting. Contemporary painting methods will be explored using the painting medium of your choice. Students will meet at outdoor painting locations.
Code: P15D012A
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Robert Hinchley
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 303
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Introduction to Acrylic Landscape Painting: Intro-inter
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.
Code: P15D012B
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Blair T. Paul
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 406
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/21/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Exploring Landscape: Intro-inter
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.
Code: P15D012C
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Lucia De Marinis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 303
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/25/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Painting the Nude: Intro-inter
Register Beginning with studies of anatomy and a visit to the National Gallery to closely observe figure paintings by the Masters, we’ll progress to a small series of nude studies based in classical poses. Colour, Value, Form, Space and Composition plus painting techniques will be addressed with a constructive group critique to conclude the programme.

7 models
Code: P15D013A
Price: $265.00
Teacher: Pamela Lasserre
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 306
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 05/06/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 13:00 - 16:00
Expressive Portraits: Intro-inter
Register This course will explore the joy of creating free and vital portraits in dry media, 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 work in the medium of their choice. The sessions will primarily involve live models and include demonstrations of the instructor's techniques.

8 models
Code: P15D014A
Price: $295.00
Teacher: David Kearn
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 406
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/25/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 09:30 - 12:30
The Self-Portrait - Drawing and Painting: Intro-inter
Register Take a step and enter the world of portraiture ~ this course will take you on a journey which may become your passion! You will be able to not only portray yourself, but others as well. This course will give you the essentials and the key skills on how to drawn and paint the portrait. There will be 2 sessions with a model. The instruction will be adjusted to the level of individual experience and abilities. Advanced students are also welcome to attend!

2 models
Code: P15D014B
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Dana Brezina
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 405
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Imaginative Watercolours: Intro-inter
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 May 18
Code: P15D018A
Price: $235.00
Teacher: David Clendining
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 303
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 04/20/2015
End Date: 06/22/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:30 - 21:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Watercolour Magic: Intro-adv
Enjoy the beauty and magic of watercolour. Beginners to advanced, everyone can be a part of this class and create dynamic pieces of watercolour art. The covers many techniques of watercolour painting and a wide range of subjects: spring flowers, landscapes, birds, still life, people and one plein air session (weather permitting). Step by step demonstrations and individual guidance will be provided. All levels welcome!
Code: P15D018B
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Dhanashri Bapat
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: 306
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/21/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Papermaking for Printmakers: Intro
Register This course will combine papermaking and printmaking techniques. We will experiment with different fibres, weights, and sizing during papermaking. The paper will serve as the support for printmaking and chine colle. Students will make and print plates for embossing, linocut, and engraving. This course will increase your understanding of the marriage of ink, image and paper.
Code: P15D040
Price: $285.00
Teacher: Nancy French & Deidre Hierlihy
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room: 402
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
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.
Code: P15D041
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Naz Ikramullah
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room: 402
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/10/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Exploring Printmaking: Intro-inter
In this course techniques in intaglio, monoprinting, and mixed print mediums will be explored. Students will work with drypoints, zinc etching, carborundum prints, collagraphs, chine colle, and various relief printing methods. Emphasis will be on prints functioning as unique images and the expressive quality of the medium. Returning printmakers may wish to continue developing on previous techniques and projects.
Code: P15D042
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Robert Hinchley
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room: 402
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30

Please call us to register for this course.

New Printmaking: Intro-inter
In this class we will learn main printmaking techniques, such as: linocuts, woodcuts, etching, and mixed media techniques. The main focus of the class will be the proper use of tools, the press and how we can incorporate the qualities of printmaking in our own work. Class projects are open and each student will receive personal attention from the teacher.

No class May 18
Code: P15D043
Price: $260.00
Teacher: Guillermo Trejo
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Printmaking / Gravure
Room: 402
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 4
Start Date: 04/20/2015
End Date: 06/22/2015
Schedule: Monday from 18:30 - 21:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Beginner and Intermediate Sculpture
Register This course will introduce you to the exciting potential of working with a range of materials and techniques to create three dimensional forms. Your skills and ideas will be developed in the sculpture studio as you experiment and are shown how to manage the practicalities of completing a sculpture project. The studio is equipped specifically for sculpture and the instructor’s expertise will ensure that all Health and Safety matters are considered.

2 models
Code: P15D060
Price: $265.00
Teacher: Nathalie Grice
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room: 107
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 1
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/10/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:00 - 21:00
Sculpture: Mold-making and Casting: Intro-inter
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.
Code: P15D061
Price: $275.00
Teacher: David Clendining
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room: 107
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/25/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Ceramics II: Inter-adv
Register This intermediate to advanced level ceramics course will provide students with more advanced throwing techniques. Students will also be challenged to explore all aspects of ceramics using different techniques. Individual development will be encouraged in a creative and supported environment. Beginners can be accommodated.
Code: P15D065B
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Meagan Pethick
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room: 207
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/25/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:00 - 21:00
Ceramics: Intro-inter
Explore the versatility of clay through hands on experience. Students "new" to ceramics will be introduced to a basic understanding of ceramic processes including; hand building, wheel throwing, a variety of decorative techniques and glazing. Those students already familiar with basic ceramic processes will be supported to expand their technical skill, explore design considerations and develop their own expressive vocabulary with form and surface treatment.

Self-directed projects will be encouraged throughout this course.
Code: P15D065C
Price: $285.00
Teacher: Leta Cormier
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room: 207
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:00 - 21:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Ceramics: Intro-inter
Explore the versatility of clay through hands on experience. Students "new" to ceramics will be introduced to a basic understanding of ceramic processes including; hand building, wheel throwing, a variety of decorative techniques and glazing. Those students already familiar with basic ceramic processes will be supported to expand their technical skill, explore design considerations and develop their own expressive vocabulary with form and surface treatment.

Self-directed projects will be encouraged throughout this course.
Code: P15D065D
Price: $285.00
Teacher: Leta Cormier
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Sculpture and Ceramics / Sculpture et Céramique
Room: 207
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 09:00 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Animation Basics and Introduction: Intro
Register In this course students develop their knowledge and skills in drawing and designing for animation, preparing portfolios for academic or job placement or for their own interest. Students will learn animation, character design, storyboard, etc. and will be given personal feedback and group instruction. Students will have access to professional animation artwork and films will be shown.

Students taking the animation course should bring in samples of any final artwork they might have done, animation-oriented or not (digital form is fine) and especially any drawing notebook with their sketches if they have any. A book for taking notes and making sketches and pencils would be useful. They will eventually be doing drawings on 8.5 x 11" paper or animation-sized paper, 10.5 x 14" depending on their animation course elective project (animation, character design, storyboard etc.)
Code: P15D070
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Peter Adamakos
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room: 208
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Children's Book Writing and Illustration: Intro
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 and evaluations by the teacher and class discussions of each person's project.

Students should bring samples of any final artwork they might have done (digital form is fine) and especially any drawing notebook with their sketches if they have any. A book for taking notes and making sketches and pencils would be useful. Students are encouraged to bring in published children's books new or old that they like or dislike for discussion.
Code: P15D071
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Peter Adamakos
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room: 208
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/21/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Art Therapy: Intro
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.
Code: P15D072
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Sharon Mintz
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room: 305
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 5
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/09/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 09:00 - 12:00
Portfolio Development: Intro
Register Whether you are interested in pursuing architecture, fashion, animation or fine arts you will need to be able to draw. This course will help you to create convincing form, accurate proportion and pleasing compositions using observational techniques while working from still lives and the human figure. You must feel comfortable working with nude models.
Code: P15D073
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Nathalie Grice
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room: 405
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/18/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:00 - 21:00
Natural Relationships - Land Art and Sculpture: Intro
Register This course will start on April 26, one week later than originally advertised.

Land Art: A contemporary outdoor, site specific, sculptural practice of creating visual art in conscious relationship with the land. This course will include studio work: idea development, fundamentals of construction, scale drawing/model making and ‘field work’: site exploration, tool use, site installation and documentation. An 8 x10 sketchbook and access to digital camera device necessary. Everyone welcome!
Code: P15D074
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Marika Jemma
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room: 107
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/26/2015
End Date: 06/28/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00
Making Better Digital Photos: Intro
Register This course aims to help beginners and intermediate photographers refresh the fundamentals of digital photography, hone 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. Develop your abilities and build confidence by shooting in-class assignments, working with professional models, and receiving constructive feedback on your images.
Code: P15D091
Price: $235.00
Teacher: Cezary Gesikowski
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Digital Photography / Photographie Numerique
Room: 304
Semester: Spring
Year: 215
Spots Remaining: 4
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/25/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:30
Drawing from Still Life and the Model: Intro-inter
Register Students will create indoor class projects while sharpening their observation skills. Each class will be set up with either a model or still life and students will expand on existing skills. We will explore various dry materials such as charcoal, pastels, and pencils while drawing inspirations from the art and philosophy of great modern artists such as Matisse, Degas, Van Gogh, and Picasso.

3 models
Code: P15DSC01
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Tami Galili-Ellis
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: 306
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 04/24/2015
End Date: 06/19/2015
Schedule: Friday from 13:00 - 16:00
Non-Acid Etching and Jewelry Making: Intro
Register In this workshop you will learn the basics of etching on copper and brass using ferric chloride and explore making your own patterns and designs. It’s amazing to see your designs come to life on the metal. Choosing your favourite samples, you will make a pendant and a pair of earrings. No experience necessary, just bring your inspiration!
Code: P15DWS01
Price: $225.00
Teacher: Cynosure Jewelry
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: 207
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 05/30/2015
End Date: 05/31/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 09:30 - 16:30
Sunday from 09:30 - 16:30
3D Printing - Beginner Workshop: Intro
Register Have you heard the buzz about 3D printing? This is your opportunity to try it out first hand! This workshop will guide you through the basics of how to make things with 3D printers. We will also provide an overview that explores the many possibilities and real world applications that can spring from this awesome technology. Most importantly, you will get to see 3D printers in action!
Code: P15DWS02
Price: $100.00
Teacher: Cynosure Jewelry
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: 207
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 06/13/2015
End Date: 06/13/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 11:00 - 15:00
3D Printing - Beginner Workshop: Intro
Register Have you heard the buzz about 3D printing? This is your opportunity to try it out first hand! This workshop will guide you through the basics of how to make things with 3D printers. We will also provide an overview that explores the many possibilities and real world applications that can spring from this awesome technology. Most importantly, you will get to see 3D printers in action!
Code: P15DWS03
Price: $100.00
Teacher: Cynosure Jewelry
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: 207
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 06/14/2015
End Date: 06/14/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 11:00 - 15:00
Ceramics Open Workshop: Independent
This is an independent workshop where the students work at their own paces.
*Prerequisite required: Students are permitted to enroll if they have taken a minimum of 2 separate courses in the same medium at the Ottawa School of Art (based on OSA registration data). Materials are not included. No Walk-ins.

There is no class on May 31. The course has been extended a week to compensate for the missing session.

Code: P15DOW1B
Price: $130.00
Teacher: No Instructor
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Open Workshops / Ateliers Libres
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/21/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Lifedrawing: Intro-inter
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 practices of drawing the nude human figure and improve their observational skills – an ability critical to virtually all other art disciplines. Classical, modern and experimental approaches will be explored.

10 models
Code: P15D003B
Price: $315.00
Teacher: Blair Sharpe
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/21/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:30 - 21:30
Drawing on Location: Intro-adv
Register This course will address a wide range of the foundation skills and concepts needed when drawing and sketching outdoors. Using a variety of materials, students will learn how to draw landscapes, cityscapes, and architectural features. Ideal for those who would like to keep an active sketchbook while traveling. (We will move to indoor locations in case of rain). Please meet at the school on the first day!
Code: P15D004D
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Andrew Fay
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 05/06/2015
End Date: 06/17/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 09:00 - 16:00
Wire Jewelry: Intro
Register In this 6 week course you will learn the basic wire jewelry techniques needed to create your own beautiful wire jewelry! Some of the skills and techniques you will learn include twisting and coiling wire, adding beads to your designs, hammering your wire and finishing techniques. You will create several pieces of jewelry in the class including earrings, bracelets, necklaces, rings. Materials and the use of tools will be provided.

No class May 12
Code: P15DSC02
Price: $230.00
Teacher: Patti Normand
Campus: Downtown
Focus: General Interest Programs
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room:
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 6
Start Date: 05/19/2015
End Date: 06/23/2015
Schedule: Tuesday from 18:00 - 21:00