Adult Programs

Summer 2018 Acrylic Painting Workshops

Bring some colour and joy into your routine this summer with one or both of our 3-evening workshop series with artist, Catherine Shea. In each program you will complete one bold and unique work of art while learning playful techniques for working with colour. Registration is open to adults of all levels and, best of all, materials are included in the fee! See below for descriptions and dates.

Wednesdays July 11, 18 and 25 from 7:00-9:00 pm: Geometric Abstract Painting

Wednesdays August 8, 15 and 22 from 7:00-9:00 pm: Layered Abstract Painting


GEOMETRIC ABSTRACT PAINTING Wednesdays, 7:00-9:00 pm, July 11, 18 & 25

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Have fun and de-stress through ‘experiential learning’ exploring colour and design through a new lens with contemporary artist and mentor Catherine Shea.

Using unexpected tools and learning new techniques, students create an optical work of art using a ‘hard edge’ geometric technique.

Students will also learn new methods of colour-mixing and colour-contrasting using Catherine’s signature ‘intuitive colour prediction’ methodology.

No previous experience is necessary to successfully create colourful works of art.

$120, includes all materials. HST extra. Wednesdays, 7:00-9:00 pm July 11, 18 & 25.


layered abstract painting Wednesdays, 7-9 pm, august 8, 15, 22

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Have fun and de-stress through ‘experiential learning’ exploring colour and design through a new lens with contemporary artist and mentor Catherine Shea.

Using unexpected tools and learning new techniques, students create a colourful grid of colour using a layering step by step technique.

Students will also learn new methods of colour-mixing a colour-contrasting using Catherine’s signature ‘intuitive colour prediction’ methodology.

No previous experience is necessary to successfully create colourful works of art.

$120, includes all materials. HST extra. Wednesdays, 7:00-9:00 pm July 11, 18 & 25.


Spring 2018 Adult Programs

We have classes for adults who have always wanted to learn to draw or paint and those who enjoy being creative and want to try something new. Programs start the week of April 4th.  All classes are either 5 weeks or 10 weeks for the Spring Session and include materials unless otherwise specified.

Monday classes are not held on Easter, April 2nd or Victoria Day, May 21st and are priced for 9 weeks from April 9-June 11.

We also offer 3 week workshops on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-9:00. See  Workshop Wednesdays for more information. For a single evening of art in a relaxed and fun atmosphere go to Adult Art Nights.