Winter Session

Artist Mixed Media

10 class session

We encourage individual artistic choices, creativity, learning and fun. We will be creating paintings, drawings, sculptures & ceramics – lots of different mediums and techniques are covered. Tuition includes material costs.

Note: no class on Family Day.

ABOUT THE CLASSES

Weeks 1—5 | Pippin: Folk Life “Pictures just come to my mind and I tell my heart to go ahead.”
—Horace Pippin
Learn about the history and art of the famous African-American artist, Horace Pippin. In this 5 week Artist Focus Session, you will learn drawing, painting, and collage techniques to help you create artwork inspired by your memories – just like Pippin did!
Weeks 6—10 | Calder: Circus of Colour “Do you like bright colours, fun shapes, and animals? Then you will love learning about Alexander Calder, an artist famous for his moving sculptures and drawings of the circus! In this 5 week session, you will create your own Calder-inspired art as you learn to sculpt like a master, and paint with bright acrylic paints.
We are inspired by the artists or the artists’ subject matter. The purpose is not to copy. We encourage individual artistic choices, creativity, learning and fun.

What’s included? These classes include two 4Cats Print books & trading cards. The trading cards come with a secret code that you can enter on the 4Cats website to watch an animated cartoon about the artist.
We are inspired by the artists or the artists’ subject matter. The purpose is not to copy. We encourage individual artistic choices, creativity, learning and fun.


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DRAWING & PAINTING

10 class session

Learn tips and techniques for drawing & painting!

Note: no class on Family Day.

ABOUT THE CLASSES
Weeks 1—5 | Over the Hills & Far Away Let your imagination take you Over the Hills & Far Away in this 5-week Drawing & Painting Session. You will learn techniques for drawing and painting, as you fill your sketchbook with incredible art. You will finish the session by creating an amazing 17″x17″ painting on unstretched artist canvas.
Weeks 6—10 | Pet Shop Cats, birds, and fish, oh my! What will you create in the Pet Shop 5 Week Drawing and Painting Session? Learn watercolour techniques as you fill your sketchbook with adorable animals! Take your new skills and use them to create a 17″×17″ painting using bright, vivid acrylic paints.




MIXED MEDIA

10 class session

Experiment with different mediums – including acrylic paints, clay, collage elements and more – in our 10 week mixed media session!

Note: no class on Family Day.

ABOUT THE CLASSES

Weeks 1—5 | Into the Wilderness Take a walk on the wild side and discover the magic of art in this 5 week Into the Wilderness Mixed Media Session for kids. Work with collage, clay, and illustration techniques to make your own incredible art.
Weeks 6—10 | Cabin Life Long walks in nature, fishing by the river, watching the northern lights… that’s what the Cabin Life is all about! Take your imagination on a trip to the cabin and create nature-inspired artwork using acrylic paints, clay, pastels, and more in this 5 week Cabin Life Mixed Media Session.





STREET ART

10 class session

Note: no class on Family Day.

ABOUT THE CLASSES

Weeks 1—5 | Making Faces Happy faces. Silly faces. Let’s practice Making Faces! Head to the studio for this incredible 5 week Street Art & Caricature Session! You’ll learn about anthropomorphizing—that means giving objects and animals human-like qualities—drawing different types of faces, and using an amazing variety of techniques and mediums!
Weeks 6—10 | Stick It Learn drawing and painting techniques for designing your own amazing icons, create your own 3D stickers, and make an amazing art collage using acrylic paint and your very own, incredible handmade designs!




Ages 2 and 3:
4Cats Kittens

Kids Ages 2&3—10 class session

Be Patient, I’m New.
create, play, learn — there’s so much magic in art! our littlest 4Cats Kittens love these classes. they provide the opportunity for fun, mess, movement, artistic surprises and beautiful creations!

Projects may include: Wolf painting, penguin collage, polymer clay projects and more!



IMPORTANT NOTES
CLOTHING
Please be dressed for mess as we will be using professional art supplies which do not come out of clothing.
ARRIVAL
Please arrive on time as all classes begin promptly as scheduled.
CANVAS STRETCHING
All canvas paintings are created on unstretched canvas. We offer the option to upgrade your canvas or have it stretched. Prices vary depending on the size of the canvas. Please let your curator know either at the beginning or end of your class, and they will be able to assist you.
ARTWORK PICK UP
Completed artwork will be stored for 14 days only please.
CANCELLATION POLICY
Please note we require two weeks notice for session class cancellation and will provide credit only. No refunds. :) Prices do not include tax.
PAYMENT
Please provide your credit card number and expiry date to confirm the registration(s). The cost as outlined on the website plus tax will be charged to this card. We accept Visa and MasterCard only for online registrations. Please note this does not include Visa Debit. Payment must be received at time of booking. Cash payments can be made for in-studio bookings only.