3-Session Evening Workshops
 

We're excited to offer a series of mini-courses for adults and teens!
If you can't commit to a full nine or ten week course, you can still add some art to your week with these programs. Our relaxing, supportive environment is perfect for both beginner and seasoned artists.

Time: 7:00-9:00 pm or 6:30-9:00 pm.
Who: Adults and teens 14+
 Fee includes all materials, HST is extra. 



 Session 1:  Encaustic  October 10, 17 & 24, 2018  7:00-9:00 pm  This introduction to encaustic is ideal for beginners interested in exploring the ancient technique of painting with coloured beeswax. Participants will create three projects while working with a limited colour palette as they learn about colour theory and colour mixing.  Cost: $130 per session, materials included.

Session 1: Encaustic
October 10, 17 & 24, 2018

7:00-9:00 pm

This introduction to encaustic is ideal for beginners interested in exploring the ancient technique of
painting with coloured beeswax. Participants will create three projects while working with a limited colour palette as they learn about colour theory and colour mixing.

Cost: $130 per session, materials included.

 Session 2:  Jewelry Making  November 14, 21, 28, 2018  6:30-9:00 pm  Learn the basics of jewelry design and create your own beautiful pieces. Participants will learn skills like making wrapped and simple loops, wire wrapping and crimping for beaded jewelry. Each participant will work to complete a pair of earrings, a wrapped bracelet and a necklace. Choose bead colour options at registration.  Kit options:  1) Drop Earrings: Choose Lapis Lazuli or Matte Rose Quartz  2) Wrapped Bracelet: Choose Grey Chinese Crystal or Teal Chinese Crystal  3) Necklace: Smokey Quartz or Black Onyx  *Choice of silver plated or gold plated metal findings for each project.   Cost: $155 per session plus $50 for materials kit.

Session 2: Jewelry Making
November 14, 21, 28, 2018

6:30-9:00 pm

Learn the basics of jewelry design and create your own beautiful pieces. Participants will learn skills like making wrapped and simple loops, wire wrapping and crimping for beaded jewelry. Each participant will work to complete a pair of earrings, a wrapped bracelet and a necklace. Choose bead colour options at registration.

Kit options:

1) Drop Earrings: Choose Lapis Lazuli or Matte Rose Quartz

2) Wrapped Bracelet: Choose Grey Chinese Crystal or Teal Chinese Crystal

3) Necklace: Smokey Quartz or Black Onyx

*Choice of silver plated or gold plated metal findings for each project.


Cost: $155 per session plus $50 for materials kit.

 Session 3:  Watercolour  January 16, 23, 30, 2019  7:00-9:00 pm  In this relaxing watercolour workshop, participants will learn a variety of watercolour techniques. Choose from a collection of step-by-step project guides or provide your own image to work from, all under the guidance of our skilled instructor.   Cost: $110 per session, materials included.

Session 3: Watercolour
January 16, 23, 30, 2019

7:00-9:00 pm

In this relaxing watercolour workshop, participants will learn a variety of watercolour techniques. Choose from a collection of step-by-step project guides or provide your own image to work from, all under the guidance of our skilled instructor.

Cost: $110 per session, materials included.


 Session 4:  Clay Sculpting  February 13, 20, 27, 2019  Create a one of a kind set of ceramic mugs! Using traditional hand building techniques, participants will create a set of 3-4 mugs. These will be decorated with under paint, glazed and fired in our kiln.   Cost: $130 per session, includes materials.

Session 4: Clay Sculpting
February 13, 20, 27, 2019

Create a one of a kind set of ceramic mugs! Using traditional hand building techniques, participants will create a set of 3-4 mugs. These will be decorated with under paint, glazed and fired in our kiln.


Cost: $130 per session, includes materials.

 Session 5:  Needle Felting  April 10, 17, 24, 2019  Learn the art of needle felting in this instructional workshop. Participants will work from design templates to create a felt ornament by sticking a barbed needle through pieces of felt to adhere them to one another, creating a pattern or design.   Cost: $130 per session, includes materials.

Session 5: Needle Felting
April 10, 17, 24, 2019

Learn the art of needle felting in this instructional workshop. Participants will work from design templates to create a felt ornament by sticking a barbed needle through pieces of felt to adhere them to one another, creating a pattern or design.

Cost: $130 per session, includes materials.

 Session 6:  Abstract Acrylic  May 15, 22, 29, 2019  Unwind and let your creativity flow in this session, which focuses on intuitive artistic expression and colour theory. Participants will create a work of art on canvas using alternative tools and complimentary or analogous colours.  Cost: $130 per session, includes materials.

Session 6: Abstract Acrylic
May 15, 22, 29, 2019

Unwind and let your creativity flow in this session, which focuses on intuitive artistic expression and colour theory. Participants will create a work of art on canvas using alternative tools and complimentary or analogous colours.

Cost: $130 per session, includes materials.