Winter Sessions


mixed media:
Artist Focus

kids 10 week classes

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.


ABOUT THE CLASSES

  • Featured Artist Weeks 1-5: Time for an Adventure, inspired by Lawren Harris. Chill out this winter at the studio and create a wilderness inspired painting and a clay diorama sculpture. Hear the call of the wild and listen to the adventure stories about legendary Canadian painter, Lawren Harris.
  • Featured Artist Weeks 6-10: Happy Homes Treehouse Forts & Hideouts, inspired by Grandma Moses. Create, design and imagine your dream treehouse, fort or hideout. Celebrate happy days and homes using a variety of mediums on wood panel and canvas. Everyone will be inspired by the stories of Grandma Moses, whose art celebrates the seasons, home, family and friends.
  • 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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    mixed media:
    cool as ice

    kids 10 week classes

    Discover the magic of mixing mediums in our winter wonderland inspired “Cool as Ice” multi class session.

    Create a magical winter scene using a dash of sparkles, mixed in with vitreous medium, origami papers, metallic pens and professional acrylics on wood panels and canvas. The perfect class for those who want to experiment.




    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!





    clay & sculpture

    kids 10 week classes

    The ultimate in clay and sculpture goodness
    For those wanting to experiment in clay and sculpture… Learn hand-building techniques and the ever popular throwing on the wheel. Students experience the process of shaping clay, building, bisquing, firing, glazing and adding finishing dettail. Students also experiment with wire and carver stamps, paper and polymer clay.




    technique drawing:
    arctic animals

    kids 10 week classes

    Learn specialized drawing techniques
    An amazing drawing class for those wanting to learn specialized drawing techniques, including shape drawing, polygonal drawing, and tessellations. Students work with pencils, markers & inks and learn how to incorporate colour into their drawings using the acrylic and watercolours. Students work towards bringing together all the techniques they have learned on a 17×34 piece of unstretched canvas.



    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. Please drop off no more than 5 minutes before class.
    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.