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Drawing & Painting: One Step at a Time - Intro (TUE, 1:30PM-4:30PM)
Register Do you want to learn to draw and paint at your own pace, with step by step instructions, from a knowledgeable instructor, and in a fun and relax environment? The ‘Drawing and Painting: One Step at a Time’ course will provide you with practical exercises to learn to draw and paint in a gradual way. Techniques and subjects will also evolve throughout the classes, from easy shapes and lines, to more complex 3D objects and environments in colour. The purpose of the course is to help you gain confidence in your abilities and creativity. No class on July 17.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18S001
Price: $190.00
Teacher: Alena Liapko
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 8
Start Date: 07/03/2018
End Date: 08/14/2018
Schedule:
Nature Inspired Art: Botanical Illustration - All Levels (MON, 1:30PM-4:30PM)
Register Combine your love for nature and drawing in this botanical illustration course. In a friendly and stress free atmosphere, guided by a passionate artist and instructor, you will learn to produce stunning effects with watercolours, coloured pencils, inks, and gouache. Students will familiarize themselves with different techniques such as blending, layering, scratching, and grattage. No previous experience required. No class on August 6, Ontario Civic Holiday.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18S003
Price: $175.00
Teacher: Yulia Lisitsyna
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 07/09/2018
End Date: 08/13/2018
Schedule:
Portraits & Fantasy: Using Accessories and Imagination to Personalize Your Artworks - All Levels (WED, 6PM-9PM)
Register This course will allow you to develop a better understanding of the complex shape of the human head and will help you use your new skills to produce creative portrait drawings. The course will start with the study of the skull and cast of a human head, and will continue with a series of 4 classes involving live models. Models will wear costumes and accessories to stimulate your creativity and help you produce unique and fun portrait works! (4 live models) No class on July 18.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18S004
Price: $225.00
Teacher: Alena Liapko
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Drawing / Dessin
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 07/04/2018
End Date: 08/15/2018
Schedule:
FULL Contemporary Impressionism: Dancing Brush, Lively Colour - Inter (MON-FRI, 9AM-4PM)
Inject a fresh edge into your own C21st vision, realist or abstracted. Invigorate your expressive brushwork, your colour chords in landscape or the snapped everyday moment. Inspired by the roots of Modern vision in favourite C19th French painters at the National Gallery summer exhibition of the Danish Ordrupgaard Collection, borrow broadly from these mentor painters in this five day studio immersion. Oil (no solvent) or acrylic. Intermediate Level.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18SMC1
Price: $380.00
Teacher: Andrea Mossop
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 08/20/2018
End Date: 08/24/2018
Schedule:

Please call us to register for this course.

Exploring Abstract Painting - All Levels (MON-FRI, 9AM-4PM)
Register In this course, you will discover the benefits of expressing your ideas in an abstract way using acrylic paint, acrylic grounds & mediums, a variety of techniques and tools. You will step into your own abstract frame; exploring new techniques in acrylic, charcoal, and pastels while experiencing intuitive excitement. After getting to know the basic materials, you will follow along a combination of step-by-step exercises exploring: composition, colour theory, development of an under painting, use of symbols, and add of depth and structure into your art. You will learn to understand how to work with series and you will be encouraged to take your work into new directions, while developing your personal style. This course is suitable for all levels of ability and experience.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18S010
Price: $275.00
Teacher: Anna Krak-Kepka
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 5
Start Date: 08/27/2018
End Date: 08/31/2018
Schedule:
Watercolour, Ink & Gouache - All Levels (THU, 6PM-9PM)
Register Students will be encouraged to try experimental techniques in watercolour painting through a series of brief and ready-to-hang projects. They will explore several simple though effective methods to create distinctively personal artworks. This series of sessions is arranged as a collection of principles, concepts, and hands-on techniques designed to expand the creative process and get to know how to operate with different media (watercolour, ink, pen, gouache). No previous experience required.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18S018
Price: $205.00
Teacher: Veronica Keith
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Painting / Peinture
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 7
Start Date: 07/05/2018
End Date: 08/16/2018
Schedule:
The Artist's Way: Creating Life As Art - Intro (WED, 9AM-12PM)
Register The Artist Way course is intended for all who want to honestly learn something about themselves and others, and to transform their current situation with creativity and compassion. It is not about teaching artistic techniques but rather is much closer to a step-by-step personal development course. Using themes from the famous book: The Artist’s Way, A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity by Julia Cameron we will complete speed writing exercises and one or two expressive, intuitive abstract paintings per session to deconstruct their meanings. This will allow the unlocking of old patterns and limited beliefs to make room for the new we dream of. (Some materials included.)

Louise Lalande is Canada’s leading accredited Artist’s Way coach and facilitator.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18S030
Price: $200.00
Teacher: Louise Lalande
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Special Interest / Sujets Divers
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 15
Start Date: 07/11/2018
End Date: 08/15/2018
Schedule:
Digital Photography: The Basics - Intro (TUE, 6PM-9PM)
Register You love taking photos and want to know your camera better. In this course, you will learn your camera functions; aperture, shutter speed, ISO, light metering, bracketing, white balance, etc.  Learning how these functions relate to one another will take you to another level of photography. This course will bring you through various aspects of artistic photography as well.  We will touch base on perspective, line, texture, tones, shadows, and light. This is a hands-on course, so bring your digital camera, a tripod, and your passion for photography! (1 live model included)
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18S090
Price: $210.00
Teacher: Ramin Izadpanah
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Photography / Photographie
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 07/03/2018
End Date: 08/14/2018
Schedule:
Intuitive Painting - All Levels (SAT-SUN, 9:30AM-4:30PM)
Register In this course, you will focus on the process of exploration and discovery, allowing you to stay playful and spontaneous with a fresh approach to the artwork. You will learn how to create unique, expressive, colourful paintings using a variety of techniques. Be prepared to explore: basic painting rules, innovative self-expression, a variety of unexpected tools, the use of different layers, playing with variations in texture and with vibrant colors. Your approach to these paintings will be fearless, forgiving, and spontaneous as a process of discovery. This course is suitable for all levels of ability and experience.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18SWS01
Price: $180.00
Teacher: Anna Krak-Kepka
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 07/21/2018
End Date: 07/22/2018
Schedule:
FULL Painting: How Technique Talks - Inter (SAT-SUN, 9:30AM-4:30PM)
Learn the different applications of paint as a language; how to interpret what they say, how “the medium is the message” (Marshall McLuhan). Learn how to strengthen your image giving power to your meaning, how to interprete your paint handling. Learn how to choose your technique for the intention of your painting. Media of choice: oil (no solvent), acrylic, watercolour. Intermediate Level.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18SWS02
Price: $205.00
Teacher: Andrea Mossop
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 0
Start Date: 08/11/2018
End Date: 08/12/2018
Schedule:

Please call us to register for this course.

Palette Knife Painting: A World of Possibilities - All Levels (SAT & SUN 9:30AM-4:30PM)
Register From the sweeping strokes associated with impasto to refined details, the use of a palette knife can help you achieve a variety of effects. Learn more about the infinite possibilities of this painting tool throughout this 2-day workshop. (Oil or acrylic paint)
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18SWS03
Price: $160.00
Teacher: Patricia Savoie
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: Studio A
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 08/18/2018
End Date: 08/19/2018
Schedule:
Ink & Watercolour - All Levels (SAT, 1:30PM-4:30PM)
Register Develop your skills and experiment with alcohol inks, watercolour, and gouache. From marbling effects with gouache to mesmerizing designs obtained with alcohol inks, discover easy and fun techniques allowing you to add colour to your artworks. Ideas and themes will be proposed to the students for each exercise. No previous experience required.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18SWS04
Price: $120.00
Teacher: Yulia Lisitsyna
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: Sculpture
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 11
Start Date: 07/21/2018
End Date: 07/28/2018
Schedule:
Embroidered Portraits / Portraits brodés - Intro (B) (SAT-SUN, 10AM-4PM)
Register Learn how to make portrait embroidery! Bring a portrait photography and learn how to create textile portrait with traditional hand embroidery techniques. The workshop includes two projects: a black and white portrait and a colour portrait. We will learn different techniques, basic stitches, and embellishment techniques with appliqué. Your embroidered selfie will make sensation! All materials will be provided by the instructor.

Apprenez la broderie de portrait! À partir de photographies que vous apporterez, apprenez à créer des portraits textiles originaux grâce à des techniques de broderie traditionnelle à la main. Le cours propose de réaliser deux projets: un portrait en noir et blanc et un portrait en couleurs. Nous survolerons différentes techniques et points de base et nous explorerons l’embellissement à l’aide d’appliqués. Votre “selfie” brodé fera sensation! Tous les matériaux seront fournis.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18SWS05
Price: $190.00
Teacher: Tamara Rubilar
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: Sculpture
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 07/14/2018
End Date: 07/15/2018
Schedule:
Jewelry Making & Metalsmithing I - Intro (SAT-SUN 9:30AM-4:30PM)
Register Love jewelry? By learning these basic jewelry methods you will make your own, 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

All materials included. All technical and project information provided.
Just bring your lunch and your inspiration!

To see samples of the projects, visit www.cynosure-jewelry.com.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18SWS06
Price: $225.00
Teacher: Shannon Kennedy
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: Sculpture
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 9
Start Date: 07/07/2018
End Date: 07/08/2018
Schedule:
Jewelry Making: Stone Setting I - Intro (SAT-SUN 9:30AM-4:30PM)
Register Learn how to set stones using traditional jewelry techniques! The participants will learn basic techniques in stone setting as well as piercing, sawing, filing, soldering and finishing. Students will create a pendant with a bezel set cabochon and a ring with a tube set faceted stone, using their own designs and applying the learned techniques.

Participants will complete TWO projects from start to finish:
Silver/copper pendant with bezel set cabochon
Silver ring with tube set faceted stone

All materials included. All technical and project information provided.
Just bring your lunch and your inspiration!

To see samples of the projects, visit www.cynosure-jewelry.com.
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Did you pay for your annual Membership Fee? Pick up your OSA Membership card at the Reception Office at the Ottawa School of Art (Orleans campus or downtown campus). The card entitles you to 10% off art supplies at Wallack's, DeSerres (St. Laurent location), and Select Fine Art Materials (Orleans) but you have to have the card with you!

Avez-vous payé les frais annuels pour votre adhésion à l'École d'art d'Ottawa? Obtenez votre carte d'adhésion à la réception de l'École d'art d'Ottawa (campus d'Orléans ou campus du centre-ville). Cette carte vous donnera droit à un rabais de 10 % sur les matériaux d'arts achetés chez Wallack's, DeSerres (magasin du Centre St-Laurent) et Select Fine Art Materials (Orléans), mais vous devez présenter votre carte!
Code: S18SWS07
Price: $225.00
Teacher: Shannon Kennedy
Campus: Orleans
Focus: General Interest / Intérêt général
Category: Short Courses & Workshops / Cours de courte durée et ateliers
Room: Sculpture
Semester: Summer
Year: 2018
Spots Remaining: 10
Start Date: 08/11/2018
End Date: 08/12/2018
Schedule:
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