Author Archives: Keir Overton

Register Now For March Break Children & Teen Art Camps

Running from March 11 – 15, our March Break Art Camps for children and teens offer restorative daily getaways. Choose from a variety classes and workshops in Drawing, Painting, Pottery, Cartooning, Printmaking, Jewellery Art and more. Taught by qualified, professional artists, the programs encourage originality and are designed to develop your child’s creative literacy and art skills – all in a fun and supportive studio environment. Register early to ensure your spot. Visit our March Break Camps page to see what we have to offer

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Our “For The Petrified” Series – 4 Classes For Absolute Beginner Artists

Our “For The Petrified” series for Winter offers shorter, absolute beginner courses in four key disciplines – Painting, Drawing, Pottery and Printmaking. These courses are designed to offer the encouraging hand-hold you might require to get over any initial creative trepidation. You’ll receive an introduction to the discipline, a chance to explore and experiment, and ultimately a boost of confidence about your artistic potential. After taking a Petrified class, you might just feel ready to take a full Beginner course and continue your

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December and Holiday Hours

With the Fall term now concluded, our Office hours for December are Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. We will be closed for the holidays beginning at noon on Friday, December 21st and reopening on January 2nd, 2019. For the week of January 2-4, our hours will be 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. We will be open Saturday, January 5th and Sunday the 6th, from  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Winter term classes and our regular hours resume on January

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First Fridays: Licensed To Draw & Licensed To Watercolour

Our wildly popular First Friday series offers two art options: regular fave Licensed To Draw (and Paint) and the hot ticket item, Licensed To Watercolour. Held on the first Friday of the month, these are a great nights out to socialize and brush up on your life drawing and watercolour skills. Licensed to Draw (and Paint) These drop-in life drawing and painting workshops featuring “adult libations,” a prime spot in front of a life (nude) model and the opportunity to unwind

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There’s An Artist In All Of Us

At Dundas Valley School of Art, we’ve made it our mission to ignite the artist in all of us and celebrate the inspired artwork that emerges. Why? Because we believe that creativity and creative thinking promotes individual growth and that art plays a vital role in changing how we think about the world. The creative process taps into new parts of our brain, gets us posing questions and ultimately connects us with our best selves and full potential. Whether you

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Register now for the Winter term. Classes available in Painting, Sculpture, Pottery, Drawing, Photography, Printmaking and much more.