Winter 2021 Workshops for Adults!
Contemporary Art for the Curious
Instructor: Marjan Verstappen
Thursday, February 18 - Friday, February 19, 2021 (2-day workshop)
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
$78.00 (with HST $88.14)
Learn about major influences in contemporary art right now, both in Canada and internationally. Find more places near you where you can discover contemporary art, and most importantly, explore how to ask questions about what you are seeing. This workshop presents an opportunity to exercise your critical curiosity. It is ideal for any level of artist and non-artist. For materials list, please click here.
Instructor: Steve Rose
Saturday, March 6 - Sunday, March 7, 2021 (2-day workshop)
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
$78.00 (with HST $88.14)
This workshop offers an opportunity to paint with subject matter but the overall feeling is one where the emotion is more important than the accurate depiction of objects. Content will range from portraits, landscape, and animal forms to still life- all super charged with profound energy and impact. This workshop is ideal if you crave a new challenge to free up your work and step outside your own comfort zone into a different creative realm. For materials list, please click here.
Instructor: Khadija Aziz
Friday, March 12, 2021; Friday, March 19, 2021; Friday, March 26, 2021 (3-day workshop)
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
$117.00 (with HST $132.21)
Registration is free for participants 60+ years of age, call the office to register
Explore South Asian mirror embroidery techniques and learn to adorn textiles with mirrors. In the first workshop, participants will become familiar with embroidery stitches that are commonly used in mirror embroidery. In the second and third workshop, participants will create their own textile sampler of various mirror embroidery techniques that will aid them in incorporating mirrors in surface patterns. For materials list, please click here.
Creations in Colour
Instructor: Jacintha Krish
Monday, March 22 – Thursday, March 25, 2021 (4-day workshop)
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
$156.00 (with HST $176.28)
Learn to paint bright and bold artwork creations slightly off the beaten track! Using a variety of stencils and tools and “found objects” combined with contemporary colour palettes, Jacintha will be demonstrating how to create both representative and non-representative abstract paintings in mixed media. For materials list, please click here.