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Picasso and Friends II / Picasso et ses amis II / Mixed Media - Techniques mixtes: 4-5 Years/ans (B)
Let’s meet Picasso and his friends as we explore the marvels of art from mixing colours to building creations. We will learn drawing, painting and sculpture. We will work with traditional and less traditional materials to create and let our imagination soar: fabric, plaster, silk-screening and much more. This is a fun course that builds a strong art foundation. The goals of the classes are to give children the chance to freely express themselves and experience personal growth through making art.

Note: This course is in three parts (fall, winter and spring) and is open to new as well as returning students.

Rencontrez Picasso et ses amis tout en explorant les merveilles du monde des arts, du mélange des couleurs jusqu’à la construction des projets, en apprenant des techniques de base en dessin, peinture et sculpture. Nous travaillerons avec des matériaux traditionnels et non traditionnels, tels que le plâtre sur tissu, la sérigraphie et beaucoup plus pour créer et libérer notre imagination! Il s’agit d’un cours ludique qui permet aux enfants d’acquérir les fondements en arts. Les objectifs des séances sont d’offrir aux enfants la possibilité de s’exprimer librement et de se développer à travers la création artistique.

Notez: Ce cours est offert en trois parties (automne, hiver et printemps) et il s’adresse aux anciens comme aux nouveaux étudiants.
Code: W15SC01A
Price: $210.00
Teacher: Nadine Argo
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 7
Start Date: 01/17/2015
End Date: 03/14/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 10:30 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Artist Time Travellers: Our Favourite Artists / Artistes voyageurs du temps: Nos artistes favoris / Mixed Media - Techniques mixtes: 6-7 Years/ans (B)
In this fun and dynamic course we will travel back through time and explore art, from Gothic gargoyles to the Expressionists, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo to Van Gogh and Toulouse-Lautrec. We will travel back to see what the great artists of Europe were doing, learn art techniques such as stained glass, printing, still life, and sculpture. We will have fun while learning and build confidence through self-expression in art.

Note: Spring course will be: Modern art and the future.

Dans ce cours ludique et dynamique, nous voyagerons dans le temps et explorerons l’art, des gargouilles gothiques aux œuvres des expressionnistes, en passant par Léonard de Vinci, Michel-Ange, Van Gogh et Toulouse-Lautrec. Au fil de nos voyages, nous en apprendrons sur les grands artistes européens et nous mettrons à l’épreuve plusieurs techniques artistiques telles que le vitrail, la gravure, la nature morte et la sculpture. Nous aurons du plaisir en apprenant et développant notre confiance en nos habiletés en arts.

Note : Le cours du printemps portera sur l’art moderne et le futurisme.
Code: W15SC01B
Price: $220.00
Teacher: Nadine Argo
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 1
Start Date: 01/17/2015
End Date: 03/14/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 13:00 - 15:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Leonardo Da Vinci: Artist and Inventor / Mixed Media: 8-9 Years
Combine your love for art and science in this class and find out why Leonardo Da Vinci is one of the most famous artists in the world. Be inspired to record nature, in ink and watercolour, as found in the hundreds of sketchbooks by Leonardo Da Vinci. Make a wax horse model after Leonardo's 1499 attempt to make the largest horse sculpture in the world. Learn about the famous, and still copied, Vitruvius Man. Paint your own 3-D Mona Lisa, and learn about this master's perspective discoveries. Build a castle model, make simple flying machines and do a painting about the weather and the stars.

(Bien que le cours se déroule en anglais, un suivi individuel en français est possible.)

Code: W15SC01D
Price: $220.00
Teacher: Valerie Ryan
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio G
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 6
Start Date: 01/18/2015
End Date: 03/15/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 10:00 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Art of the Ages: Part II / Mixed Media: 8-10 Years
Take a visual look at the history of the world in this three part course. Students will create works inspired by major events, eras and places of the earth, such as the Big Bang, the Roman Empire, the Great Wall of China, and the Renaissance. Drawing, painting, and sculpture will be explored. Can be taken alone, or continued from the previous section.
Code: W15SC01E
Price: $220.00
Teacher: Lindsay Watson
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio G
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 01/17/2015
End Date: 03/14/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 10:00 - 12:00

Please call us to register for this course.

From Miniature to Monumental II / De la miniature au monumental II / Mixed Media - Techniques mixtes: 8-12 Years/ans (B)
Explore and learn art techniques while having the opportunity to work very small and very big. We will look to the extremes for our inspiration, from monuments and architecture to jewelry and cameos. This exploration will focus on learning strong art techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting and printmaking through interesting and new projects. This course will be a fun challenge and will give a wonderful opportunity for self-expression. This course is open to new as well as returning students.

Apprenez des techniques artistiques tout en ayant la possibilité de travailler le très petit et le très grand. Nous allons nous inspirer d’éléments de dimensions très différentes; monuments et architecture tout autant que bijoux et camées. Cette exploration visera l’apprentissage de techniques fondamentales en art que sont le dessin, la peinture, la sculpture et la gravure, tout en créant des projets intéressants et innovateurs. Ce cours constituera un magnifique défi et permettra l’expression personnelle. Le cours s’adresse aux anciens et aux nouveaux étudiants.
Code: W15SC02A
Price: $220.00
Teacher: Nadine Argo
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 01/17/2015
End Date: 03/14/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 15:30 - 17:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Drawing & Painting Exploration: 9-12 Years
This fun course is designed for children to see, draw and paint like an artist. Learn how to draw anything from architecture to self-portraits, understand how to see objects and put them on paper. This is a great introduction to the Teen Portfolio Development course. All skill levels are welcome. This course is open to new as well as returning students.
Code: W15SC02B
Price: $220.00
Teacher: Lindy Nadarajah
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 01/14/2015
End Date: 03/11/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 20:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Let's Draw!: 10-11 Years
Do you love to draw, and want to learn more techniques and tricks? In this class we will explore the fundamentals of drawing, and experiment with a wide range of materials including pencil, charcoal, pastels, and ink. We will also discover how drawings are used by artists, from studies to storyboards to finished works. A balance of technique and individual creativity will be promoted in this class.

(Bien que le cours se déroule en anglais, un suivi individuel en français est possible.)


Code: W15SC02C
Price: $220.00
Teacher: Clare Brebner
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio G
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 01/18/2015
End Date: 03/15/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 15:30 - 17:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Teen Portfolio Development: 12-14 Years
This course will focus on developing students’ observational skills while focusing on tone, form, proportion, likeness, depth, composition and texture. Special attention will be given to portraiture, life drawing and still life. Students will work from a model in preparation for the Canterbury visual arts interview. Through a variety of painting, drawing, mixed media and sculpture projects, students will refine their skills and develop a substantial body of work. This course will cover all of the requirements for the Canterbury visual arts portfolio. Also available to teens wanting to attend De la Salle or pursuing their own interest in art. This course is open to new students as well as returners. (Tuition includes one draped model.)
Code: W15ST01A
Price: $245.00
Teacher: Nathalie Grice
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 1
Start Date: 01/18/2015
End Date: 03/15/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 09:30 - 12:30

Please call us to register for this course.

Art Foundation - Drawing & Painting Emphasis: 15-18 Years
Whether you are interested in pursuing architecture, fashion, animation or fine arts you will need to be able to draw. Your school art teacher does not have time to teach you everything. This course is designed for the serious art student to complement your school art program. It will help you to create convincing form, accurate proportion and pleasing compositions using observational techniques while working from still lives and the human figure. We will also produce some work that demonstrates your creativity. This course is open to new students as well as returners. (Tuition includes 4 draped models.)
Code: W15ST01D
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Nathalie Grice
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Winter
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 3
Start Date: 01/18/2015
End Date: 03/15/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00

Please call us to register for this course.

Picasso and Friends III / Picasso et ses amis III / Mixed Media - Techniques mixtes: 4-5 Years/ans (B)
Register Let’s meet Picasso and his friends as we explore the marvels of art from mixing colours to building creations. We will learn drawing, painting and sculpture techniques. We will work with traditional and less traditional materials to create and let our imagination soar: collage with Matisse, colours with Klee, modern sculpture and much more. This is a fun course that builds a strong art foundation. The goal of the class is to give children the chance to freely express themselves and experience personal growth through making art. This course is open to new as well as returning students.

Rencontrez Picasso et ses amis tout en explorant les merveilles du monde des arts, du mélange des couleurs jusqu’à la construction des projets, en apprenant des techniques de base en dessin, peinture et sculpture. Nous travaillerons avec des matériaux traditionnels et non traditionnels afin de créer et libérer notre imagination: collage d’après Matisse, couleurs avec Klee, sculpture moderne et beaucoup plus. Il s’agit d’un cours ludique qui permet aux enfants d’acquérir les fondements en arts. L’objectif du cours est d’offrir aux enfants la possibilité de s’exprimer librement et de se développer à travers la création artistique. Le cours s’adresse aux anciens et aux nouveaux étudiants.
Code: P15SC01A
Price: $220.00
Teacher: Nadine Argo
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/18/2015
End Date: 06/20/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 10:30 - 12:00
Artist Time Travellers: Modern Art / Artistes voyageurs du temps: Art moderne / Mixed Media - Techniques mixtes: 6-7 Years/ans (B)
Register In this fun and dynamic course we will travel back through time and a little into the future. We will travel back to see Picasso and Mondrian’s use of colour and shape. We will look at Matisse’s simplicity and Etcher’s complexities. We will explore the influence of photography and silkscreening. We will take a look at where we think art is going in the future. We will have fun while learning and build confidence through self-expression in art. This course is open to new as well as returning students.

Dans ce cours ludique et dynamique, nous voyagerons dans le temps, dans le passé, mais aussi dans le futur. Au fil de nos voyages, nous en apprendrons sur l’utilisation de la couleur et de la forme de Picasso et Mondrian; nous découvrirons l’attrait de Matisse pour la simplicité et la passion d’Escher pour la complexité; nous explorerons l’influence de la photographie et de la sérigraphie et nous porterons un regard sur le futur du monde de l’art. Nous aurons du plaisir en apprenant et développant notre confiance en nos habiletés artistiques. Le cours s’adresse aux anciens et aux nouveaux étudiants.
Code: P15SC01B
Price: $240.00
Teacher: Nadine Argo
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/18/2015
End Date: 06/20/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 13:00 - 15:00
Magic, Myth and Fairy Tales / Mixed Media: 6-7 Years
Register In this series of magical art classes, we will take inspiration from fantastic myths and fairy tales. We will paint colourful optical illusions (colour theory), create props for magic tricks (3D construction), illustrate our own fairy tale (figure drawing), as well as many other enchanting mixed media projects.

Bien que le cours se déroule en anglais, un suivi individuel en français est possible.
Code: P15SC01C
Price: $240.00
Teacher: Valerie Ryan
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio G
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/21/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 15:00
The Great Civilizations / Mixed Media: 8-9 Years
Register This course will invite students to be part of an artistic and historical adventure! They will create 3D projects related to the amazing Mayan art culture, the Imperial China, Egypt, Ancient Greece and more! They will also learn different sculpture techniques (clay modelling, printmaking, chasing, construction) using traditional and recycled materials.

Ce cours permettra aux jeunes de plonger au coeur de l’Histoire pour créer des oeuvres en trois dimensions. Ils s’inspireront de l’art des Mayas, de la Chine impériale, des Égyptiens, de la Grèce antique, pour produire des sculptures originales. Ils apprendront également à maitriser différentes techniques de sculpture (modelage, gravure, ciselure, assemblage, construction) en utilisant des matériaux traditionnels et recyclés. Bien que le cours se déroule en anglais, un suivi individuel en français est possible.
Code: P15SC01D
Price: $240.00
Teacher: Valerie Ryan
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio G
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/21/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 10:00 - 12:00
Art of the Ages: Part III / Mixed Media: 8-10 Years
Register Take a visual look at the history of the world in this three part course. Students will create works inspired by major events, eras and places of the earth, such as the Big Bang, the Roman Empire, the Great Wall of China, and the Renaissance. Drawing, painting, and sculpture will be explored. Can be taken alone, or continued from the previous section.
Code: P15SC01E
Price: $240.00
Teacher: Lindsay Watson
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio G
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/18/2015
End Date: 06/20/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 10:00 - 12:00
From Miniature to Monumental III / De la miniature au monumental III / Mixed Media - Techniques mixtes: 8-12 Years/ans (B)
Register Explore and learn art techniques while having the opportunity to work very small and very big. We will look to the extremes for our inspiration, from monuments and architecture to drawing and design. This exploration will focus on learning strong art techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting and printmaking through interesting and new projects. This course will be a fun challenge and will give a wonderful opportunity for self-expression. This course is open to new as well as returning students.

Apprenez des techniques artistiques tout en ayant la possibilité de travailler le très petit et le très grand. Nous allons nous inspirer d’éléments très différents; monuments et architecture tout autant que dessin et design. Cette exploration visera l’apprentissage de techniques fondamentales en art que sont le dessin, la peinture, la sculpture et la gravure, tout en créant des projets intéressants et innovateurs. Ce cours constituera un magnifique défi et permettra l’expression personnelle. Le cours s’adresse aux anciens et aux nouveaux étudiants.
Code: P15SC02A
Price: $240.00
Teacher: Nadine Argo
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/18/2015
End Date: 06/20/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 15:30 - 17:30
Drawing & Painting Exploration: 9-12 Years
Register This fun course is designed for children to see, draw and paint like an artist. Learn how to draw anything from architecture to self-portraits, understand how to see objects and put them on paper. This is a great introduction to the Teen Portfolio Development course. All skill levels are welcome. This course is open to new as well as returning students.
Code: P15SC02B
Price: $240.00
Teacher: Lindy Nadarajah
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/22/2015
End Date: 06/24/2015
Schedule: Wednesday from 18:30 - 20:30
Let's Draw!: 10-11 Years
Register Do you love to draw, and want to learn more techniques and tricks? In this class we will explore the fundamentals of drawing, and experiment with a wide range of materials including pencil, charcoal, pastels, and ink. We will also discover how drawings are used by artists, from studies to storyboards to finished works. A balance of technique and individual creativity will be promoted in this class. This course is open to new as well as returning students.

Bien que le cours se déroule en anglais, un suivi individuel en français est possible.



Code: P15SC02C
Price: $240.00
Teacher: Clare Brebner
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio G
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/21/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 15:30 - 17:30
Creative Painting: 11-14 Years
Register Made your last macaroni card? Ready to pick up your big girl/boy paint brush and learn some solid artistic skills? Explore the art of painting and drawing landscapes, portraits, abstracts and mixing media, while developing the fundamentals of strong art-making, such as colour theory, composition, paint application, and rendering.


Code: P15ST01A
Price: $240.00
Teacher: Lindsay Watson
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio G
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/18/2015
End Date: 06/20/2015
Schedule: Saturday from 13:00 - 15:30
Teen Portfolio Development: Early Preparation: 12-14 Years
Register This course will focus on developing students’ observational skills while focusing on tone, form, proportion, likeness, depth, composition and texture. Special attention will be given to portraiture, life drawing and still life. Students will work from a model in preparation for the Canterbury visual arts interview. Through a variety of painting, drawing, mixed media and sculpture projects, students will refine their skills and develop a substantial body of work. This course will cover all of the requirements for the Canterbury visual arts portfolio. Also available to teens wanting to attend De la Salle or pursuing their own interest in art. This course is open to new students as well as returners. (Tuition includes one draped model.)
Code: P15ST01B
Price: $250.00
Teacher: Nathalie Grice
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/14/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 09:30 - 12:30
Illustration & Comics - Illustration et bandes dessinées: 12 - 16 Years/ans (B)
Register From goofy characters to marvelous super heroes, this course will teach students techniques for creating cartoony to life-like illustrations. The exercises will introduce the principles of creativity, color theory, character design, perspectives, drawing from still life, life drawing, digital coloring and comic structure. Students will first focus on the concept of creative thinking in order to design compelling and unique cartoon characters. They will then move on to the study of live models and anatomy, where they will learn to draw dynamic action poses combined with the dramatic effects of lighting and shading. This course will give students a strong foundation for creating their very own astonishing comic characters and comic strips! (Fees include 2 costumed models.)

Des personnages loufoques aux formidables superhéros, ce cours fera découvrir aux étudiants des techniques permettant de créer des illustrations tant « cartoonesques » que réalistes. Les exercices introduiront des principes tels que la créativité, la théorie des couleurs, la conception des personnages, la perspective, le dessin de nature morte, le dessin d’après modèle, la coloration numérique et la structure de la bande dessinée. Les étudiants devront d’abord se concentrer sur le concept de la pensée créative afin de concevoir des personnages uniques. Ils s’attarderont ensuite à l’étude des modèles vivants et de l’anatomie où ils apprendront à dessiner des poses d’action dynamiques combinées à des effets d’ombrage et d’éclairage dramatiques. Ce cours offrira aux étudiants une base solide pour la création de leurs surprenants personnages et bandes dessinées! (Deux modèles costumés inclus.)
Code: P15ST01C
Price: $255.00
Teacher: Martin Deschatelets
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio A
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/23/2015
End Date: 06/25/2015
Schedule: Thursday from 18:30 - 21:00
Art Foundation - Drawing & Painting Emphasis: 15-18 Years
Register Whether you are interested in pursuing architecture, fashion, animation or fine arts you will need to be able to draw. Your school art teacher does not have time to teach you everything. This course is designed for the serious art student to complement your school art program. It will help you to create convincing form, accurate proportion and pleasing compositions using observational techniques while working from still lives and the human figure. We will also produce some work that demonstrates your creativity. This course is open to new students as well as returners. (Fees include 4 draped models.)
Code: P15ST01D
Price: $280.00
Teacher: Nathalie Grice
Campus: Orleans
Focus: Children and Teens/ Enfants et Adolescents
Category:
Room: Studio F
Semester: Spring
Year: 2015
Spots Remaining: 12
Start Date: 04/19/2015
End Date: 06/14/2015
Schedule: Sunday from 13:00 - 16:00