Classes

Choose your program

Choose day of the week

For full information on our Summer Art Camp programs, visit this link.
4A14 NEW Pen, Ink and Watercolour - Sketchbook on the Run

Irene Keesmaat

16 May - 13 Jun, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$185.00

Have sketchbook, will travel! Or for those armchair travellers, turn your photographs into creative records of the things that intrigue you. See how your pen and watercolour sketches turn into a book full of small scale works of art. A number of different approaches will be demonstrated and investigated. With Spring and Summer on the horizon, a sketchbook and a few basic materials can go with you everywhere as will the creative possibilities! Tuesdays. Course Fee: $185 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

4A24 Painting for the Petrified

Janus

17 May - 14 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$214.00

If you’re an absolute beginner artist, this course offers the encouraging hand-hold you’ve been looking for. Jump (even if tentatively) into a new creative world of colour and personal fulfillment. Discover what it is to feel good about the process of painting as you receive an introduction to the basics of watercolour and acrylic painting, along with enlightening discussions about drawing and composition. Come get your feet (and canvasses) wet and take the first steps on your artistic journey. All materials provided – just show up and let it happen. Wednesdays. Course Fee: $214 Limit: 15 students

4A12 Life Drawing in Soft Pastels

Holly Sneath

19 May - 9 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$179.00

This course will emphasize the fine tuning of observational skills as well as an appreciation for rendering the figure and anatomy. You’ll be challenged to scrutinize and decipher subtle colour cues while exploring the full range of value. Experience with life drawing or soft pastels is helpful. Fridays. Course Fee: $179 (Tuition + Registration + HST = $149.84, model fee - $29.16) Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

4A56 Pottery Boot Camp

Michael Collins

28 May - 28 May, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$95.00
Closed

Improve your throwing skills and control working in clay in this fun, yet intensive workshop. This is not about making and keeping stuff – it’s about breaking bad pottery habits and developing your skill set. Firm but fair, Drill Sergeant Collins will challenge you to learn new throwing techniques, build your throwing skills and get you on the wheel for plenty of practice. The day includes a series of demonstrations, specific exercises, tool review and class discussion. Not for beginners – boot campers need to have their throwing chops down.  Sunday. Course Fee: $95 Limit: 15 students

4A78 Watercolour Monotype Workshop

Laura Bromwich

28 May - 28 May, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm

$89.00
Closed

Explore the creative process of monoprinting using watercolour paints instead of printmaking inks. Painting with fluid watercolours onto a plexiglas plate lets you create washes of colour and spontaneous forms. Transferring your work from plate to paper results in prints that are both luminous and unique. An exciting workshop for printmakers and watercolour artists alike. Suitable for all levels. Sunday. Course Fee: $89 Limit: 10 students

Click here for Class Material List

 

4A61 NEW Relief Carving

Janus

31 May - 21 Jun, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$149.00

In relief carving, the work is carved into a flat support background with the carvings projecting slightly, rather than standing freely. In this course, you’ll learn how to carve into the background, while building up a sculptural surface. Studies in clay, plaster and cold surface treatments will be explored. Clay extra. Wednesdays. Course Fee: $149 Limit: 15 students

Sent: March 8, 2017 11:53 AM To: Janus Sculpture Subject: relief sculpture Hi Janus! I need a material list for the relief sculpture class – I didn’t realize that I didn’t have one for that class until now! Thanks! D" target="_blank">Click here for Class Material List

4A21-B First Fridays: Licensed to Draw (and Paint)

Ward Shipman

2 Jun - 2 Jun, 2017 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

$15.00

Sometimes artists just need to loosen up. This once-a-month drop-in life drawing and painting workshop features “adult libations,” a prime spot in front of a life (nude) model, and the opportunity to unwind from the week as you settle in to draw or paint. Working with instructor, Ward Shipman, you’ll hone your skills through short sketches and longer poses. Instruction provided, if needed. Ideal for beginners to advanced artists. Licensed cash bar with light snacks available. Friday. Course Fee: $15 per session Limit: 30 students

4A27-B NEW First Fridays Licensed to Watercolour

Nancy Benoy

2 Jun - 2 Jun, 2017 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm

$15.00
Course Full

Join artist, Nancy Benoy, for a relaxed evening creating a set of stylish and vibrant watercolour cards sure to impress your friends and family. In addition to the fun, you’ll learn basic watercolour techniques including resist, wet over wet, blotting and wet over dry. No experience necessary and all levels welcome. Licensed cash bar with light snacks available. Fridays. Course Fee: $15 per session Limit: 20 students

4A72 NEW Nikon Users Workshop - Level 2

Rick Kowalczykowski

3 Jun - 3 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$79.00

Launch your Nikon skills to the next level and capture your best shots ever! We’ll begin with a review of Nikon DSLR camera basics and then move on to advanced shooting techniques. Learn about prime, zoom and unique optics in the Nikon lens lineup, as well as special equipment and accessories to enhance your photography. Nikon Users 1 is not required as a prerequisite, however students should have a good understanding of exposure and colour control, plus lighting concepts. Bring all your lenses, tripods, flashes and filters – you’ll have a more solid understanding of it all by the end of the workshop.  Saturday.  Course Fee: $79 Limit: 15 students

4A85 #followme: Using Social Media To Build An Audience For Your Art

Keir Overton

4 Jun - 4 Jun, 2017 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

$35.00

Social media is free to use and offers a potential worldwide audience. But how do you do it right? In this workshop, we’ll do a deep dive into the world of Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and more, looking at the leading platforms for artists, reviewing best practices and sharing tips and tricks for getting your posts seen and shared. The goal will be to shape a manageable social media strategy designed to create an online buzz and cultivate followers interested in buying your work. Sunday. Course Fee: $35 Limit: 20 students

4A15D NEW Pen and Ink with Wash and Watercolour - Drawing Cats

Barry Coombs

8 Jun - 8 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

$95.00

This session continues to build on the aspects of traditional pen techniques such as hatching, cross–hatching, stippling and line weight as you use ‘Sketching’ pens to create finished drawing exercises. We’ll investigate sound drawing fundamentals and the principles of light and shadow, plus examine drawings from masters of the medium for inspiration. Basic application of washes from a watercolour palette will be presented. These workshops provide great experience and ideas for sketchbook-keeping. Subject matter provided by instructor. PRE–REQUISITE: Some drawing and pen and ink experience an asset. In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the fundamentals of drawing cats with a repertoire of pen and ink and wash techniques. ‘Sketching’ pens will be combined with washes to create at least two finished drawing exercises from photo reference. A sound step-by-step process will help participants understand the underlying forms and dynamics of the feline. Thursday. Course Fee: $95 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

4A37 Colour Mixing in Oils Workshop

Susan Outlaw

10 Jun - 10 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$79.00

Learn the art of mixing colour in oils. Starting with a quick refresher on colour theory, we’ll delve into colour matching using paint samples. You’ll learn how to apply the fundamentals (plus a few handy tricks) and mix and match to get the colours you want to see on your canvas. Saturday. Course Fee: $79 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

4A73 Macro Photography Workshop

Rick Kowalczykowski

10 Jun - 10 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$79.00

From the inner whorls of a shell to the eyeballs of an insect, digital cameras have made this “seeing the world up close” form of photography easier than ever. If you’ve ever wanted to come to grips with the macro setting on your camera, this course will give you the tips, tricks and techniques to shoot like a pro. Students should bring a DSLR cameras and macro lenses/close filters/extension tubes, or cameras with a built-in macro feature.  Saturday.  Course Fee: $79 Limit: 15 students

4A47 NEW Graffiti Painting Workshop

Cory Tower

11 Jun - 11 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$79.00

Learn the rich history, key terms and techniques of Graffiti art. You’ll get comfortable using a spray can to create beautiful effects and dynamic shapes as you explore lettering, design your name and paint your own complete graffiti artwork. Please note: we will be using “green” aerosol rather than traditional spray paint for this workshop. Sunday. Course Fee: $79 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

4A57 NEW The Alchemy of Raku

Michael Collins

11 Jun - 11 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$115.00
Course Full

The potential of raku, post firing, is extraordinary.  Learn how reduction and oxidization effect the colours of various types of raku glazes and how to best treat the pots to get the desired effect. Explore glaze crackle in white and some coloured glazes using compressed air. Using horse hair will also be demonstrated. Students should bring 7-8 small bisque fired pots to class and 3 bisque fired pots with white slip. Any studio clay is fine, but raku is recommended. Sunday. Course Fee: $115 (Tuition + Registration + HST = $95, glaze fee - $20) Limit: 10 students

4A70 Classic Automotive Photography-Glass, Paint and Chrome

Rick Kowalczykowski

11 Jun - 11 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$79.00

Not just for car buffs! Spend the day with your camera and a vintage automobile. Together, we’ll explore how to photograph a subject the size of a car – from capturing the classic vehicle in its entirety to getting up close and personal with some of the car’s unique design features. We’ll also cover how to deal with lighting, reflective surfaces and colour. You’ll come away with more than great photos of an exceptional car – you’ll also develop transferrable skills for a range of other subjects.  Sunday.  Course Fee: $79 Limit: 10 students Limit: 15 students

4A77 NEW Introduction to Relief Printmaking with Lino Blocks

Ralph Heather

11 Jun - 18 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

$159.00

Explore the diverse opportunities for expression in this unique art form using tools and techniques that are suitable for both studio and home use. After a full introduction to the medium, we’ll review the tools and equipment required and then get on to creating your own vibrant prints in both single and multiple colours. Classes include group demonstrations of a variety of techniques and materials, plus plenty of individual guidance and instruction. Suitable for all levels of experience. Basic printmaking materials are included. Sundays. Course Fee: $159 Limit: 10 students

4A84 NEW The Business of Art: A Workshop

Mike Gagnon

17 Jun - 17 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$79.00

Creative professional, Mike Gagnon, shares the essentials of how to manage your creative art and self-expression as a business. Learn what your legal rights and obligations are, how to manage your time, how to get paid for artistic and creative work, and how to make a living with your chosen form of artistic expression. Saturday. Course Fee: $79 Limit: 10 students

Head StART! A Montessori Program A - Ages 4+

Jacquie Cobb

26 Jun - 29 Jun, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Taught by qualified, professional artists, our Summer Art Camps encourage originality and are designed to develop your child's creative literacy and art skills - all in a fun and supportive studio environment.

Let your young artist explore and create at their own pace, free to choose what they want to express at a variety of creative stations that include Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture/Building projects and much more.

 

Head StART! A Montessori Program B - Ages 4+

Jacquie Cobb

26 Jun - 29 Jun, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Taught by qualified, professional artists, our Summer Art Camps encourage originality and are designed to develop your child's creative literacy and art skills - all in a fun and supportive studio environment.

Let your young artist explore and create at their own pace, free to choose what they want to express at a variety of creative stations that include Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture/Building projects and much more.

 

1A01 NEW Watercolour and Its Colours: Beginning to Intermediate

Irene Keesmaat

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$225.00

Learn to master this challenging, yet gratifying painting medium, starting with basic techniques and moving through a series of exercises and projects designed to build your confidence and talents. Throughout the week, a focus will be on colour theory with studies designed to increase your knowledge of the behaviour of colours and colour mixtures.
Tuesday July 4 – Friday July 7 (4 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $225 Limit: 15 students

1C01 Making Funshine Ages 4-6 Week 1 AM

Tina Destro

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$115.00

Great art and friendships all come together in this active week of creative summer fun. We’ll stretch our imaginations as we paint and draw, taking our inspiration from Emily Carr, Georgia O'Keefe and Picasso. Then we’ll build amazing sculptures, tipping our hats to the styles of Giacometti, Appell, and Calder. Course Fee: $135, Course Fee Week 1 only: $115 Limit: 16 students

1C03 Art Rainbow Ages 4-6 Week 1 AM

Samantha O’Connell

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00
Course Full

In this ever-changing camp, students will discover a wide range of ways to express themselves. Whether it’s drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking or working in clay, it’s all part of the fun. We’ll explore colour, line and form while learning about the great artists and artworks that continue to inspire artists of all ages. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 7-9 - Week 1 AM

Christopher Reid Flock

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00
Course Full

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 1 AM

Jerry Hish

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects.

This week is the Wild Wacky World of Animals – From north to south, east to west, we’ll go on a week long sketching safari and learn to draw funny cartoon animals from around the world.

Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C10 Bling Jewellery Ages 8-11 - Week 1 AM

Alexandra Kitty

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

Bring on the sparkle in this fun exploration of jewellery-making. Working with beads, wire and stones, we’ll learn to use the tools and techniques that create stylish bling that’s totally one-of-a-kind. Course Fee: $105 Limit: 12 students

1C11 Drawing and Painting for Young Artists Ages 7-9 - Week 1 AM

Rae Bates

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

Through a variety of projects, we’ll explore different drawing and painting materials, tools and techniques. Students will be guided in skill development and in the development of their own visual sensitivity and style. Course Fee: $105 Limit: 12 students

1C13 When Picasso Met Einstein: Art & Science 7+ - Week 1 AM

Miles Wallace

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

We’ll become inventors, artists and scientists in this action-packed camp that explores the universe through engaging art experiments. Projects include working with catapults, airplanes, kinetic cars, space jars, boats, Rube Goldberg machines and much more. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C01 Making Funshine Ages 4-6 Week 1 PM

Tina Destro

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$115.00

Great art and friendships all come together in this active week of creative summer fun. We’ll stretch our imaginations as we paint and draw, taking our inspiration from Emily Carr, Georgia O'Keefe and Picasso. Then we’ll build amazing sculptures, tipping our hats to the styles of Giacometti, Appell, and Calder. Course Fee: $135, Course Fee Week 1 only: $115 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8-11 - Week 1 PM

Christopher Reid Flock

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 1 PM

Jerry Hish

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects.

This week is the Wild Wacky World of Animals – From north to south, east to west, we’ll go on a week long sketching safari and learn to draw funny cartoon animals from around the world.

Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C10 Bling Jewellery Ages 7-9 - Week 1 PM

Alexandra Kitty

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

Bring on the sparkle in this fun exploration of jewellery-making. Working with beads, wire and stones, we’ll learn to use the tools and techniques that create stylish bling that’s totally one-of-a-kind. Course Fee: $105 Limit: 12 students

1C11 Drawing and Painting for Young Artists Ages 8-11 - Week 1 PM

Rae Bates

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

Through a variety of projects, we’ll explore different drawing and painting materials, tools and techniques. Students will be guided in skill development and in the development of their own visual sensitivity and style. Course Fee: $105 Limit: 12 students

1C12 NEW Lego Art Ages 7+ - Week 1 PM

Samantha O’Connell

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00
Course Full

Lego can be much more than just a building material. In this week of drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpting, Lego will provide not just the inspiration, but the means to make great art. We’ll use pieces of Lego as stamps, structures and storytelling in this imaginative “think outside the brick” week of art adventures. Course Fee: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C14 Manga Madness Ages 7+ - Week 1 PM

Miles Wallace

4 Jul - 7 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

Explore the different styles of the Japanese animation art form known as Manga. Campers will create characters and storyboards and design their own full length comic book. Materials include paint, ink, markers and pencil. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105  Limit: 16 students

1A14 Beginners' Drawing

Amanda Dudnik

4 Jul - 3 Aug, 2017 from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

$279.00

For anyone looking to become an artist, basic drawing skills are considered essential. This introduction to drawing course will challenge your senses and develop your drawing and shading skills – all in a supportive and inspirational environment. Topics include perspective and composition as well as the fundamentals of learning how to see. Class demonstrations and individual instruction provided throughout.
Tuesday & Thursday: July 4 – August 3 (5 weeks) 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

1A15 Exploring Watercolour: Emphasis on Architectural Detail in Colour, Light and Design

Bonnie Steinberg

4 Jul - 1 Aug, 2017 from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

$145.00

In this workshop for watercolour painters of all levels, students will concentrate on design, dramatic light and colour emphasis. We’ll explore architectural detail as it is integrated into the summer Ontario landscape and beyond. A focus on colour combinations, both new and proven, is sure to deliver luminous results!
Tuesdays: July 4 – August 1 (5 weeks) 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee: $145 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

1A16 Beginners' Abstract Painting

Sandee Ewasiuk

4 Jul - 3 Aug, 2017 from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

$279.00

This beginner approach to abstract painting will have you experimenting with innovative ways of creating art as you plunge into expressive colour mixing, brushwork and composition. Invent new techniques for applying paint and devise radical artistic processes – all while creating your own abstract pieces. Plenty of class demonstrations and individual instruction is provided throughout. Oil or acrylic.
Tuesday & Thursday: July 4 – August 3 (5 weeks) 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

1A17 Soul Satisfaction with Clay

Michael Collins

4 Jul - 3 Aug, 2017 from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

$329.00

A soul-satisfying course in the fundamentals of pottery for all levels. You’ll explore the hand-forming methods of clay, including pinch, coil, slab, and the potter's wheel while you hone your skills and transform your own ideas into finished pottery. Clay extra.
Tuesday & Thursday: July 4 – August 3 (5 weeks) 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee: $329 (Tuition + Registration + HST = $285, Firing/glazing - $44) Limit: 15 students

1A18 Get Exposed to Digital Photography

Moussa Faddoul

4 Jul - 3 Aug, 2017 from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

$279.00

Jump from AUTO to Manual settings on your camera and open up your creativity. Designed for beginner to intermediate photographers, this course will provide you with the essential tools and knowledge to transform your camera from that complicated device into an amazing tool for your creative imagination. Learn about the workings of your camera and lenses, the fundamentals of exposure, shutter speed and ISO, lighting tricks and how to compose a creative composition. Photo editing on the computer and preparing images for print or online use will also be introduced. Participants are required to work with a digital SLR removable lens camera (not point & shoot).
Tuesday & Thursday: July 4 – August 3 (5 weeks) 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 12 students

1A19 Silkscreen Studio

Laura Bromwich

6 Jul - 27 Jul, 2017 from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

$145.00

Discover the versatility and unique characteristics of silkscreening using the latest non-toxic techniques. This course is suitable for both beginning and experienced screen printers. Beginners will learn a step-by-step method designed to inspire the creation of silkscreened projects. Returning students will explore more challenging ideas aimed at cultivating an advanced set of silk screening skills.
Thursdays: July 6 – 27 (4 weeks) 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee: $145(includes $25 material fee) Limit: 12 students

Click here for Class Material List

1A03 Drawing & Painting from the Portrait & Costume Model (Various models)

Katherine MacDonald

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$359.00

Students will have the opportunity to work on several sustained drawings or paintings, of various models, in the drawing or painting medium of their choice. Group and individual instruction is provided throughout. All Levels.
Monday July 10 – Friday July 14 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $359 (Tuition + Registration + HST = $279, Model Fee – $80) Limit: 15 students

Click here for Watercolour Material List

Click here for Oil Material List

Click here for Acrylic Material List

1A02 NEW Summer Plein Air Landscape Painting

Susan Outlaw

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$279.00

Discover how painting on location can breathe life into your work as we get outside with brushes and easels for a week of open air sketching with paint. We’ll explore the fundamentals of site selection, developing a compositional sketch, working in direct color and more as we visit local waterfalls and spots in the conservation areas. Students will be encouraged to take site pictures for studio use on inclement weather days. For intermediate or experienced painters working in oils or acrylics. Students must provide own transportation to painting sites.
Monday July 10 – Friday July 14 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

1C02 Art and Music Ages 4-6 Week 2 AM

Tina Destro

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$135.00

It’s a week of harmonious inspiration! Using a variety of styles and materials, your young artist will create drums, rainsticks, guitars and other beautiful sound makers, ready to be played in the most magnificent of orchestras.
Course Fee: $135 Limit: 16 students

1C03 Art Rainbow Ages 4-6 Week 2 AM

Samantha O’Connell

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00
Course Full

In this ever-changing camp, students will discover a wide range of ways to express themselves. Whether it’s drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking or working in clay, it’s all part of the fun. We’ll explore colour, line and form while learning about the great artists and artworks that continue to inspire artists of all ages. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 7-9 - Week 2 AM

Christie Gruppé

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00
Course Full

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 2 AM

Jerry Hish

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Week 2 we discover Swashbucklers and Bandits and hit the high seas with a week of pirate adventures, treasure hunting and all-around banditry.Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129, Limit: 16 students

1C14 Manga Madness Ages 7+ - Week 2 AM

Miles Wallace

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Explore the different styles of the Japanese animation art form known as Manga. Campers will create characters and storyboards and design their own full length comic book. Materials include paint, ink, markers and pencil. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105  Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 8-11 Week 2 AM

Janus

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C16 Brilliant Batiks Ages 7+ Week 2 AM

Nancy Benoy

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$135.00

Design and decorate pillowcases, napkins, tote-bags and t-shirts using colourful batik, a non-toxic technique of wax-resist dyeing. Your camper will delight in the wonderfully expressive and original artwork they create that can then be used and worn. Please bring one cotton white t-shirt. Course Fee: $135 Limit: 12 students

1C27 Drawing with Apps Ages 8-11 Week 2 AM

Michelle Moniz

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$125.00

Put that iPad/Android tablet to good use by learning how to draw and paint digitally. We’ll explore how to use layers and import drawings or photographs into your work. From there, we’ll invent our own character concepts and scenes as we layout comic pages to create a great narrative piece you can share with the online world. Course Fee: $125 Limit: 16 students

1C30 Teen Drawing and Painting Ages 11+ Week 2 AM

Rae Bates

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$139.00

The perfect class for teen artists who love drawing and painting in a social setting. Through a series of projects that explore pictorial space and visual narrative, we’ll experiment with different media and develop skills and techniques that communicate ideas visually. Course Fee: $139, Course Fee Week 6 only: $119 Limit: 16 students

1C02 Art and Music Ages 4-6 Week 2 PM

Tina Destro

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$135.00

It’s a week of harmonious inspiration! Using a variety of styles and materials, your young artist will create drums, rainsticks, guitars and other beautiful sound makers, ready to be played in the most magnificent of orchestras.
Course Fee: $135 Limit: 16 students

1C03 Art Rainbow Ages 4-6 Week 2 PM

Samantha O’Connell

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

In this ever-changing camp, students will discover a wide range of ways to express themselves. Whether it’s drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking or working in clay, it’s all part of the fun. We’ll explore colour, line and form while learning about the great artists and artworks that continue to inspire artists of all ages. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8-11 - Week 2 PM

Christie Gruppé

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00
Course Full

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 2 PM

Jerry Hish

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Week 2 we discover Swashbucklers and Bandits and hit the high seas with a week of pirate adventures, treasure hunting and all-around banditry.Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129,  Limit: 16 students

1C13 When Picasso Met Einstein: Art & Science 7+ - Week 2 PM

Miles Wallace

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

We’ll become inventors, artists and scientists in this action-packed camp that explores the universe through engaging art experiments. Projects include working with catapults, airplanes, kinetic cars, space jars, boats, Rube Goldberg machines and much more. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 7-9 Week 2 PM

Janus

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C16 Brilliant Batiks Ages 7+ Week 2 PM

Nancy Benoy

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$135.00

Design and decorate pillowcases, napkins, tote-bags and t-shirts using colourful batik, a non-toxic technique of wax-resist dyeing. Your camper will delight in the wonderfully expressive and original artwork they create that can then be used and worn. Please bring one cotton white t-shirt. Course Fee: $135 Limit: 12 students

1C27 Drawing with Apps Ages 10+ Week 2 PM

Michelle Moniz

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$125.00

Put that iPad/Android tablet to good use by learning how to draw and paint digitally. We’ll explore how to use layers and import drawings or photographs into your work. From there, we’ll invent our own character concepts and scenes as we layout comic pages to create a great narrative piece you can share with the online world. Course Fee: $125 Limit: 16 students

1C30 Teen Drawing and Painting Ages 11+ Week 2 PM

Rae Bates

10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$139.00

The perfect class for teen artists who love drawing and painting in a social setting. Through a series of projects that explore pictorial space and visual narrative, we’ll experiment with different media and develop skills and techniques that communicate ideas visually. Course Fee: $139, Course Fee Week 6 only: $119 Limit: 16 students

1A04 Pastels for Beginners

Holly Sneath

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$279.00

Enhance any subject with vivid colour as you paint/draw with luscious and versatile pastels! Students will approach various subjects, including landscape, still life and abstraction. Plenty of group and individual instruction provided. Drawing experience helpful, but not a must.
Monday July 17 – Friday July 21 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 15 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 3 AM

Sandra Greenblatt

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00
Course Full

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Colour Adventures.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C05 Big Mess A Paint Spectacular Ages 4-6 Week 3 AM

Samantha O’Connell

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00
Course Full

This camp is for children who love colour and paint. We’ll experiment with stencilling, stamping, using strings, brushes, household objects and finger painting to create radiant masterpieces. An art smock/apron is highly recommended! Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 7-9 - Week 3 AM

Christie Gruppé

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00
Course Full

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 3 AM

Jerry Hish

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Week 3 is Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks – POW! BAM! KA-BOOM! This week, we explore the exciting world of comics and the amazing characters who star in them.Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C17 Minecraft Mania Ages 7+ Week 3 AM

TBA

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Quick – dodge the mobs and seek out the “butter blocks!” The world of MineCraft™ is our inspiration as we design, sculpt, glue, paint and more to build 3-D sculptures and fantastic terrains that will stretch imaginations and bring this gamer favourite magically to life! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C24 Graphic Novels Ages 8+ Week 3 AM

Mike Gagnon

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Ideas come to life as awesome visual adventures. We’ll learn how to build characters and work with shapes and backgrounds as we develop our own graphic novels that can be shared with friends, family or the world. Included is the importance of basic proportion and perspective, plus tips and tricks on caricature skills, panel composition and more. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C31 Digital Photography for Teens Ages 11+ Week 3 AM

Miles Wallace

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$125.00

Set Instagram on fire with your photo wizardry. You’ll learn how to transform your camera into an extension of your creativity as you jump from AUTO to Manual and capture that perfect moment. This camp requires a digital camera with some manual settings (point & shoot or DSLR – not a phone/tablet camera). Course Fee: $125 Limit: 12 students

1C32 Outdoor Teen Drawing, Painting and Sculpture Ages 11+ Week 3 AM

Janus

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$139.00

In this plein air program, the natural world will provide inspiration for drawing and painting as well as sculpting with one of the materials Dundas Valley is best known for – clay. If you want to sharpen your art skills across a wide range of methods and materials, this class is for you. Course Fee: $139 Limit: 16 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 3 PM

Sandra Greenblatt

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Colour Adventures.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C05 Big Mess A Paint Spectacular Ages 4-6 Week 3 PM

Sandra Greenblatt

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00
Course Full

This camp is for children who love colour and paint. We’ll experiment with stencilling, stamping, using strings, brushes, household objects and finger painting to create radiant masterpieces. An art smock/apron is highly recommended! Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8-11 - Week 3 PM

Christie Gruppé

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00
Course Full

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 3 PM

Jerry Hish

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Week 3 is Heroes, Villains and Sidekicks – POW! BAM! KA-BOOM! This week, we explore the exciting world of comics and the amazing characters who star in them.Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C17 Minecraft Mania Ages 7+ Week 3 PM

TBA

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Quick – dodge the mobs and seek out the “butter blocks!” The world of MineCraft™ is our inspiration as we design, sculpt, glue, paint and more to build 3-D sculptures and fantastic terrains that will stretch imaginations and bring this gamer favourite magically to life! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C24 Graphic Novels Ages 8+ Week 3 PM

Mike Gagnon

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Ideas come to life as awesome visual adventures. We’ll learn how to build characters and work with shapes and backgrounds as we develop our own graphic novels that can be shared with friends, family or the world. Included is the importance of basic proportion and perspective, plus tips and tricks on caricature skills, panel composition and more. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C3PMW Digital Photography for Teens Ages 11+ Week 3 PM

Miles Wallace

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$125.00

Set Instagram on fire with your photo wizardry. You’ll learn how to transform your camera into an extension of your creativity as you jump from AUTO to Manual and capture that perfect moment. This camp requires a digital camera with some manual settings (point & shoot or DSLR – not a phone/tablet camera). Course Fee: $125 Limit: 12 students

1C32 Outdoor Teen Drawing, Painting and Sculpture Ages 11+ Week 3 PM

Janus

17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$139.00

In this plein air program, the natural world will provide inspiration for drawing and painting as well as sculpting with one of the materials Dundas Valley is best known for – clay. If you want to sharpen your art skills across a wide range of methods and materials, this class is for you. Course Fee: $139 Limit: 16 students

1A05 Paint BIG

Sandee Ewasiuk

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$279.00

Let go of your creative inhibitions and have fun painting something big and bold. You’ll use large canvases and large brushes to create your own unique masterpieces. All levels are welcome and a sense of adventure is encouraged. Secure onsite storage is available for leaving pieces between classes. For the first class, please bring acrylic paints in three colours (or more) and a canvas of 30”x40” or bigger.
Monday July 24 – Friday July 28 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 15 students

1A06 Drawing & Painting from the Portrait & Costume Model (One model)

Katherine MacDonald

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$359.00

The model will sit in the same pose for the entire week. Students may work on one sustained work or several drawings or paintings from various angles. Ideal for all drawing or painting media and all skill levels.
Monday July 24 – Friday July 28 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $359 (Tuition + Registration + HST = $279, Model Fee – $80) Limit: 15 students

Click here for Watercolour Material List

Click here for Oil Material List

Click here for Acrylic Material List

1A07 NEW Macro Photography - Get Close to Nature

Rick Kowalczykowski

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$279.00

From the inner whorls of a shell to the eyeballs of an insect, digital cameras have made this “seeing the world up close” form of photography easier than ever. If you’ve ever wanted to come to grips with the macro setting on your camera, this course will give you the tips, tricks and techniques to shoot like a pro. Students should bring DSLR cameras and macro lenses/close filters/extension tubes or cameras with built in macro features.
Monday July 24 – Friday July 28 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 12 students

1C01 Making Funshine Ages 4-6 Week 4 AM

Tina Destro

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$135.00

Great art and friendships all come together in this active week of creative summer fun. We’ll stretch our imaginations as we paint and draw, taking our inspiration from Emily Carr, Georgia O'Keefe and Picasso. Then we’ll build amazing sculptures, tipping our hats to the styles of Giacometti, Appell, and Calder. Course Fee: $135, Course Fee Week 1 only: $115 Limit: 16 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 4 AM

Sandra Greenblatt

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00
Course Full

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Animal Adventures.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 7-9 - Week 4 AM

Christopher Reid Flock

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00
Course Full

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 4 AM

Jerry Hish

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Welcome to the world of Dino Toons – Sharpen those pencils and let’s go back… wayyyy back, when dinosaurs ruled the earth. This week, we draw a Jurassic World of prehistoric cartoons.Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129,  Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 8-11 Week 4 AM

Samantha O’Connell

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C24 Graphic Novels Ages 8+ Week 4 AM

Mike Gagnon

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Ideas come to life as awesome visual adventures. We’ll learn how to build characters and work with shapes and backgrounds as we develop our own graphic novels that can be shared with friends, family or the world. Included is the importance of basic proportion and perspective, plus tips and tricks on caricature skills, panel composition and more. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C33 Teen Drawing, Painting and Sculpture Ages 11+ Week 4 AM

Janus

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$139.00

Discover the joys of working on projects that span 2-D to 3-D and back again. Using a wide array of materials and methods, this camp is a great, exploratory workshop for connecting with new friends and discovering what approaches spark your creative vision. Course Fee: $139 Limit: 16 students

1C01 Making Funshine Ages 4-6 Week 4 PM

Tina Destro

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$135.00

Great art and friendships all come together in this active week of creative summer fun. We’ll stretch our imaginations as we paint and draw, taking our inspiration from Emily Carr, Georgia O'Keefe and Picasso. Then we’ll build amazing sculptures, tipping our hats to the styles of Giacometti, Appell, and Calder. Course Fee: $135, Course Fee Week 1 only: $115 Limit: 16 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 4 PM

Sandra Greenblatt

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Animal Adventures.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8-11 - Week 4 PM

Christopher Reid Flock

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00
Course Full

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 4 PM

Jerry Hish

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Welcome to the world of Dino Toons – Sharpen those pencils and let’s go back… wayyyy back, when dinosaurs ruled the earth. This week, we draw a Jurassic World of prehistoric cartoons.Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129,  Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 7-9 Week 4 PM

Samantha O’Connell

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C24 Graphic Novels Ages 8+ Week 4 PM

Mike Gagnon

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Ideas come to life as awesome visual adventures. We’ll learn how to build characters and work with shapes and backgrounds as we develop our own graphic novels that can be shared with friends, family or the world. Included is the importance of basic proportion and perspective, plus tips and tricks on caricature skills, panel composition and more. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C33 Teen Drawing, Painting and Sculpture Ages 11+ Week 4 PM

Janus

24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$139.00

Discover the joys of working on projects that span 2-D to 3-D and back again. Using a wide array of materials and methods, this camp is a great, exploratory workshop for connecting with new friends and discovering what approaches spark your creative vision. Course Fee: $139 Limit: 16 students

1A08 Oil Painting For Beginner/Intermediate

Susan Outlaw

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$279.00

For beginners, this course provides a basic introduction to the oil medium – for intermediate students, it’s an opportunity to further develop your oil skills as you work on one or more pieces using photos of your choice. Topics include instruction on tools, paint application, composition and more. A significant focus will be on mixing colour and colour matching as you learn how to apply the fundamentals (plus a few handy tricks) to get the colours you want to see on your canvas. Some drawing experience necessary. A small fee for still life materials to be paid to the instructor.
Monday July 31 – Friday August 4 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 15 students

1C03 Art Rainbow Ages 4-6 Week 5 AM

Samantha O’Connell

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00
Course Full

In this ever-changing camp, students will discover a wide range of ways to express themselves. Whether it’s drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking or working in clay, it’s all part of the fun. We’ll explore colour, line and form while learning about the great artists and artworks that continue to inspire artists of all ages. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 5 AM

Sandra Greenblatt

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Under the Sea and Outer Space.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C07 Hands Meet Clay Ages 8+ Week 5 AM

Christopher Reid Flock

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

It’s a free wheelin’ week of full on, hands-on pottery. The young potters will explore the art of clay using hand-building techniques such as pinch, coil, slab and more to construct pieces that will ignite and challenge their three-dimensional talents. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 7-9 - Week 5 AM

Janus

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C13 When Picasso Met Einstein: Art & Science 7+ - Week 5 AM

Miles Wallace

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

We’ll become inventors, artists and scientists in this action-packed camp that explores the universe through engaging art experiments. Projects include working with catapults, airplanes, kinetic cars, space jars, boats, Rube Goldberg machines and much more. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 8-11 Week 5 AM

Alexandra Kitty

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C18 Pins and Needles Ages 7-9 Week 5 AM

Pam Norman

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Fleece, felt, ribbons, beads and dyes fill the studio as we sew, stuff and stitch a variety of serious to silly items. From never threading a needle to already playing with fabric, this class is designed for all levels. Sew… let’s go! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C27 Drawing with Apps Ages 8-11 Week 5 AM

Michelle Moniz

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$125.00

Put that iPad/Android tablet to good use by learning how to draw and paint digitally. We’ll explore how to use layers and import drawings or photographs into your work. From there, we’ll invent our own character concepts and scenes as we layout comic pages to create a great narrative piece you can share with the online world. Course Fee: $125 Limit: 16 students

1C03 Art Rainbow Ages 4-6 Week 5 PM

Samantha O’Connell

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

In this ever-changing camp, students will discover a wide range of ways to express themselves. Whether it’s drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking or working in clay, it’s all part of the fun. We’ll explore colour, line and form while learning about the great artists and artworks that continue to inspire artists of all ages. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 5 PM

Sandra Greenblatt

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Under the Sea and Outer Space.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C07 Hands Meet Clay Ages 6-7 Week 5 PM

Christopher Reid Flock

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

It’s a free wheelin’ week of full on, hands-on pottery. The young potters will explore the art of clay using hand-building techniques such as pinch, coil, slab and more to construct pieces that will ignite and challenge their three-dimensional talents. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8-11 - Week 5 PM

Janus

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C14 Manga Madness Ages 7+ - Week 5 PM

Miles Wallace

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Explore the different styles of the Japanese animation art form known as Manga. Campers will create characters and storyboards and design their own full length comic book. Materials include paint, ink, markers and pencil. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105  Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 7-9 Week 5 PM

Alexandra Kitty

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C18 Pins and Needles Ages 9-11 Week 5 PM

Pam Norman

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Fleece, felt, ribbons, beads and dyes fill the studio as we sew, stuff and stitch a variety of serious to silly items. From never threading a needle to already playing with fabric, this class is designed for all levels. Sew… let’s go! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C27 Drawing with Apps Ages 10+ Week 5 PM

Michelle Moniz

31 Jul - 4 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$125.00

Put that iPad/Android tablet to good use by learning how to draw and paint digitally. We’ll explore how to use layers and import drawings or photographs into your work. From there, we’ll invent our own character concepts and scenes as we layout comic pages to create a great narrative piece you can share with the online world. Course Fee: $125 Limit: 16 students

1A09 NEW Drawing with Accuracy - Native Trees of Dundas Valley

Margaret Best

8 Aug - 8 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$159.00

Dundas is located in one of the most beautiful and treasured regions of the Carolinian forest in Canada, offering botanical artists a grand opportunity to creatively explore some of Canada’s unique native trees. The first step in the process of creating a botanical study of such trees is accurate drawing. The focus of this workshop is to keenly observe selected specimens for leaf, stem/branch and nut structure and to create a series of suitable drawings that can be worked into an aesthetically pleasing composition for a graphite or colour study.
Tuesday August 8, (1 day) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $159 Limit: 15 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 6 AM

Sandra Greenblatt

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Portrait Adventures.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C05 Big Mess A Paint Spectacular Ages 4-6 Week 6 AM

Samantha O’Connell

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00
Course Full

This camp is for children who love colour and paint. We’ll experiment with stencilling, stamping, using strings, brushes, household objects and finger painting to create radiant masterpieces. An art smock/apron is highly recommended! Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 7-9 - Week 6 AM

Christie Gruppé

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 6 AM

Jerry Hish

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Week 6 is exploring Machines, Toys and Animals – From Toy Story to Cars, Wall-E to Nemo, this week we’re leaving the humans behind! Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 8-11 Week 6 AM

TBA

Nancy Benoy

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C19 T-Shirt Terrific Ages 7-9 Week 6 AM

Pam Norman

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

Design and create personalized items of clothing using painting, printing and tie-dye. Fabric artists will need 3-4 pale colour or white T-shirts – one must be 100% cotton. Let your colours fly! Course Fee: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C25 Fashion Forward Jewellery and Accessories Ages 8-11 Week 6 AM

Alexandra Kitty

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$105.00

If it’s wearable, it’s makeable. The young designers will spend a week dreaming up and creating their own fashion accessories as they learn how to create unique pieces inspired by their wardrobe and tastes. From bracelets and necklaces to purses and slippers, this in-vogue camp is ideal for adventurous fashionistas looking to develop their own original style. Course Fee: $105 Limit: 12 students

1C30 Teen Drawing and Painting Ages 11+ Week 6 AM

Miles Wallace

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$119.00

The perfect class for teen artists who love drawing and painting in a social setting. Through a series of projects that explore pictorial space and visual narrative, we’ll experiment with different media and develop skills and techniques that communicate ideas visually. Course Fee: $139, Course Fee Week 6 only: $119 Limit: 16 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 6 PM

Sandra Greenblatt

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Portrait Adventures.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C05 Big Mess A Paint Spectacular Ages 4-6 Week 6 PM

Samantha O’Connell

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

This camp is for children who love colour and paint. We’ll experiment with stencilling, stamping, using strings, brushes, household objects and finger painting to create radiant masterpieces. An art smock/apron is highly recommended! Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8-11 - Week 6 PM

Christie Gruppé

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 6 PM

Jerry Hish

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Week 6 is exploring Machines, Toys and Animals – From Toy Story to Cars, Wall-E to Nemo, this week we’re leaving the humans behind! Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 7-9 Week 6 PM

TBA

Nancy Benoy

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C19 T-Shirt Terrific Ages 8-11 Week 6 PM

Pam Norman

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

Design and create personalized items of clothing using painting, printing and tie-dye. Fabric artists will need 3-4 pale colour or white T-shirts – one must be 100% cotton. Let your colours fly! Course Fee: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C25 Fashion Forward Jewellery and Accessories Ages 7+ Week 6 PM

Alexandra Kitty

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$105.00

If it’s wearable, it’s makeable. The young designers will spend a week dreaming up and creating their own fashion accessories as they learn how to create unique pieces inspired by their wardrobe and tastes. From bracelets and necklaces to purses and slippers, this in-vogue camp is ideal for adventurous fashionistas looking to develop their own original style. Course Fee: $105 Limit: 12 students

1C30 Teen Drawing and Painting Ages 11+ Week 6 PM

Miles Wallace

8 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$119.00

The perfect class for teen artists who love drawing and painting in a social setting. Through a series of projects that explore pictorial space and visual narrative, we’ll experiment with different media and develop skills and techniques that communicate ideas visually. Course Fee: $139, Course Fee Week 6 only: $119 Limit: 16 students

1A10 NEW Colour Matching to Nature in Watercolour or Coloured Pencil - Native Trees of Dundas Valley

Margaret Best

9 Aug - 9 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$159.00

Being able to match colours accurately to Mother Nature’s palette requires some basic colour theory and a working knowledge of a carefully selected range of colours. In this one-day workshop, participants will use actual plant specimens from the Dundas forest region as they learn how to follow a reliable process in colour matching in coloured pencil or watercolour.
Wednesday August 9 (1 day) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $159 Limit: 15 students

1A11 NEW A Botanical Study in Watercolour or Coloured Pencil - Native Trees of Dundas Valley

Margaret Best

10 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$299.00

Learn the essential tips and techniques for rendering a botanically accurate native tree study. Areas of study include accuracy of colour application and specific techniques for achieving the remarkable range of textures found on the local trees in the Carolinian forests around Dundas. From leaves to bark to edible nuts, participants will work from actual specimens under Margaret’s expert guidance.
Thursday August 10 & Friday August 11 (2 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $299 Limit: 15 students

Click here for Class Material List

1A12 Beginners Acrylic Painting

Holly Sneath

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$279.00

Designed for those who have never tried acrylics or have limited painting skills, you’ll learn to master this plastic and flexible medium, starting with basic techniques and moving through a series of exercises and projects designed to develop your confidence and talents. Previous drawing experience required.
Monday August 14 – Friday August 18 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $279 Limit: 15 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 7 AM

Sandra Greenblatt

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Around the World Adventures.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C06 Sunny Days of Summer Ages 4-6 Week 7 AM

Nancy Benoy

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Imagine a jumbo 10 scoop ice-cream cone or sunglass-wearing cats chasing beach balls. We’ll explore wild and wonderful summer themes like this one and many more through engaging and fun art projects. Campers will work with a range of art forms including watercolour, printing, collage and more! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 7-9 - Week 7 AM

Janus

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 7 AM

Jerry Hish

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Movies and Animation – We’ll bring our cartoons to life in this animated week that includes an introduction to storyboarding, character development, flip books and other forms of paper animation. Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129,  Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 8-11 Week 7 AM

Samantha O’Connell

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C20 Super Summer Printmaking Studio Ages 7-9 Week 7 AM

Alison Sawatzky

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Vivid colour! Fascinating textures! Graphic designs! Printmaking has all of these. Using water-based paints and a variety of surfaces, we’ll create one-of-a-kind hand-printed images and then progress to making awesome art on the printing press. Bonus fun includes enhancing our creations through the addition of drawing and collage. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 12 students

1C28 Sew Cool Ages 9+ Week 7 ALL DAY

Pam Norman

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$249.00

Learn how to hand and machine sew funny stuffed sock creatures, a purse, pillows, a collage banner and other cool items using painting, embroidery, beads, fabrics and fleece. Course Fee: $249 Limit: 16 students

1C34 Summer Teen Macro Photography Ages 11+ Week 7 AM

Rick Kowalczykowski

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$125.00

Grab your camera and get up close and personal with nature! We’ll learn camera techniques to capture the world of tiny bugs, plants and objects only seen using macro photography techniques. Participants must have their own camera with macro capability (DSLR or point & shoot). Although an asset, a macro lens and/or close-up filters are not necessary to bring along. Nikon and Sony extension tubes will be available from the instructor. Course Fee: $125 Limit: 12 students

1C35 NEW Art Portfolio Teens Ages 14+ Week 7 ALL DAY

Amanda Dudnik

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$255.00

High school students, spend a week building a personal art portfolio that shares your artistic vision and can be used to apply to university/college or a gallery. Each day offers a variety of projects as you learn techniques in mediums such as drawing, painting, sculpture and printmaking. Also included are supportive critique sessions, learning how to write an artist statement/CV and the best ways to photograph your artwork. Course Fee: $255 Limit: 16 students

1C04 Art Adventures Ages 4-6 Week 7 PM

Sandra Greenblatt

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

All aboard for a new adventure each week! Every day features engaging art activities and special storytimes. Different themes each week include colours of the rainbow, animals, space travel, underwater adventures and more – all while learning about the art world masters! (Same program offered in AM & PM – students staying all day should choose another camp for their other morning or afternoon session) This week's theme is Around the World Adventures.  Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C06 Sunny Days of Summer Ages 4-6 Week 7 PM

Nancy Benoy

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Imagine a jumbo 10 scoop ice-cream cone or sunglass-wearing cats chasing beach balls. We’ll explore wild and wonderful summer themes like this one and many more through engaging and fun art projects. Campers will work with a range of art forms including watercolour, printing, collage and more! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8-11 - Week 7 PM

Janus

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 7 PM

Jerry Hish

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. Movies and Animation – We’ll bring our cartoons to life in this animated week that includes an introduction to storyboarding, character development, flip books and other forms of paper animation. Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129,  Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 7-9 Week 7 PM

Samantha O’Connell

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C20 Super Summer Printmaking Studio Ages 8-11 Week 7 PM

Alison Sawatzky

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Vivid colour! Fascinating textures! Graphic designs! Printmaking has all of these. Using water-based paints and a variety of surfaces, we’ll create one-of-a-kind hand-printed images and then progress to making awesome art on the printing press. Bonus fun includes enhancing our creations through the addition of drawing and collage. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 12 students

1C34 Summer Teen Macro Photography Ages 11+ Week 7 PM

Rick Kowalczykowski

14 Aug - 18 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$125.00

Grab your camera and get up close and personal with nature! We’ll learn camera techniques to capture the world of tiny bugs, plants and objects only seen using macro photography techniques. Participants must have their own camera with macro capability (DSLR or point & shoot). Although an asset, a macro lens and/or close-up filters are not necessary to bring along. Nikon and Sony extension tubes will be available from the instructor. Course Fee: $125 Limit: 12 students

1A13 Portrait Drawing: Beginning/Intermediate

Holly Sneath

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

$359.00

Create convincing renderings in any drawing medium such as pencil, charcoal and pastel. Whether you are a Beginner or Intermediate student, this class will provide the basic skills in achieving a likeness, as well as an understanding of the underlying structures. Plenty of group demonstrations and individual instruction provided.
Monday August 21 – Friday August 25 (5 days) 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Course Fee: $359 (Tuition + Registration + HST = $279, Model Fee – $80) Limit: 15 students

1C02 Art and Music Ages 4-6 Week 8 AM

Tina Destro

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$135.00
Course Full

It’s a week of harmonious inspiration! Using a variety of styles and materials, your young artist will create drums, rainsticks, guitars and other beautiful sound makers, ready to be played in the most magnificent of orchestras.
Course Fee: $135 Limit: 16 students

1C03 Art Rainbow Ages 4-6 Week 8 AM

Samantha O’Connell

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

In this ever-changing camp, students will discover a wide range of ways to express themselves. Whether it’s drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking or working in clay, it’s all part of the fun. We’ll explore colour, line and form while learning about the great artists and artworks that continue to inspire artists of all ages. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 7-9 - Week 8 AM

Janus

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 8 AM

Jerry Hish

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. In week 8 we go Out of this World – Be prepared, earthlings! It’s an outer space adventure learning to draw astronauts, aliens and spaceships. Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129, Limit: 16 students

1C14 Manga Madness Ages 7+ - Week 8 AM

Miles Wallace

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Explore the different styles of the Japanese animation art form known as Manga. Campers will create characters and storyboards and design their own full length comic book. Materials include paint, ink, markers and pencil. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105  Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 8-11 Week 8 AM

Jacquie Cobb

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C21 NEW Nature's Art Box Ages 7+ Week 8 AM

Nancy Benoy

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Budding artists and nature lovers will enjoy experimenting with leaves, twigs, seeds, flowers and rocks as we use our natural surroundings to make art. Some projects will be inspired by nature and some will use nature’s materials to create vibrant painting and sculptures. Whether we’re in the studio or outside in the courtyard, the ideas for our projects will come, well… naturally. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C26 Bedazzled & Bejeweled Ages 8-11 Week 8 AM

Alexandra Kitty

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Beads, wire, stones and more put the bling in this fun jewellery-making camp. We’ll learn to use the tools and techniques that create fashionable accessories that show the world your talents and unique sense of style. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 12 students

1C02 Art and Music Ages 4-6 Week 8 PM

Tina Destro

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$135.00

It’s a week of harmonious inspiration! Using a variety of styles and materials, your young artist will create drums, rainsticks, guitars and other beautiful sound makers, ready to be played in the most magnificent of orchestras.
Course Fee: $135 Limit: 16 students

1C03 Art Rainbow Ages 4-6 Week 8 PM

Samantha O’Connell

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

In this ever-changing camp, students will discover a wide range of ways to express themselves. Whether it’s drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking or working in clay, it’s all part of the fun. We’ll explore colour, line and form while learning about the great artists and artworks that continue to inspire artists of all ages. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8-11 - Week 8 PM

Janus

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C09 Cartoon Magic Ages 7+ - Week 8 PM

Jerry Hish

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Imaginations come alive in this animated camp with a focus on the basic skills and concepts of cartooning. Content will include drawing expressions, actions, and humour with many exciting lessons and projects. In week 8 we go Out of this World – Be prepared, earthlings! It’s an outer space adventure learning to draw astronauts, aliens and spaceships. Children are required to bring their own 8 X 10 spiral ringed sketchbook. *Any reference to licensed characters are for classroom inspirational purposes only.
Course Fee: $129, Limit: 16 students

1C13 When Picasso Met Einstein: Art & Science 7+ - Week 8 PM

Miles Wallace

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

We’ll become inventors, artists and scientists in this action-packed camp that explores the universe through engaging art experiments. Projects include working with catapults, airplanes, kinetic cars, space jars, boats, Rube Goldberg machines and much more. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 1 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C15 Art Escape Ages 7-9 Week 8 PM

Jacquie Cobb

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

The perfect camp for the young artist naturally curious about everything. From sculpture to jewellery to printmaking and papier-mache, there will be drawing, painting and lots of fabulous new ways to ignite your child’s inner creativity! New projects every week. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C21 NEW Nature's Art Box Ages 7+ Week 8 PM

Nancy Benoy

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Budding artists and nature lovers will enjoy experimenting with leaves, twigs, seeds, flowers and rocks as we use our natural surroundings to make art. Some projects will be inspired by nature and some will use nature’s materials to create vibrant painting and sculptures. Whether we’re in the studio or outside in the courtyard, the ideas for our projects will come, well… naturally. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C26 Bedazzled & Bejeweled Ages 11+ Week 8 PM

Alexandra Kitty

21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Beads, wire, stones and more put the bling in this fun jewellery-making camp. We’ll learn to use the tools and techniques that create fashionable accessories that show the world your talents and unique sense of style. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 12 students

1C01 Making Funshine Ages 4-6 Week 9 AM

Tina Destro

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$135.00

Great art and friendships all come together in this active week of creative summer fun. We’ll stretch our imaginations as we paint and draw, taking our inspiration from Emily Carr, Georgia O'Keefe and Picasso. Then we’ll build amazing sculptures, tipping our hats to the styles of Giacometti, Appell, and Calder. Course Fee: $135, Course Fee Week 1 only: $115 Limit: 16 students

1C05 Big Mess A Paint Spectacular Ages 4-6 Week 9 AM

Samantha O’Connell

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

This camp is for children who love colour and paint. We’ll experiment with stencilling, stamping, using strings, brushes, household objects and finger painting to create radiant masterpieces. An art smock/apron is highly recommended! Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 8+ Week 9 AM

Christopher Reid Flock

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C17 Minecraft Mania Ages 7+ Week 9 AM

TBA

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

Quick – dodge the mobs and seek out the “butter blocks!” The world of MineCraft™ is our inspiration as we design, sculpt, glue, paint and more to build 3-D sculptures and fantastic terrains that will stretch imaginations and bring this gamer favourite magically to life! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C22 Murals: Paint BIG Ages 8-11 Week 9 AM

Lester Coloma

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

It’s a wild and wonderful week of painting on a huge scale with professional mural artist, Lester Coloma. Muralists will learn the principles of creating oversized artworks as they produce art to be displayed outside the DVSA for all of Dundas to see. Think bright, fun and HUGE! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C23 Art & Drama for Kids Ages 7+ Week 9 AM

Nara Farrell

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

In this introduction to playmaking, students will explore both art and theatre as they create the script, invent the play, make the costumes, build the sets and produce the props. Can it be done in one week? Absolutely, with a paintbrush in one hand and a script in the other, the play’s the thing! Plan to join us for this one-of-a-kind performance on the last day of classes. Bring your camera—this is one for posterity! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C29 NEW Outdoor Sketching Ages 10+ Week 9 AM

Miles Wallace

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

$129.00

A longstanding tradition of great artists is learning to look, draw and paint in the great outdoors. For teen artists who love lots of fresh air, or spending time examining the natural world, this is a great way to build your drawing and sketching skills. Join other outdoor enthusiasts while exploring the many green spaces around downtown Dundas. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C01 Making Funshine Ages 4-6 Week 9 PM

Tina Destro

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$135.00

Great art and friendships all come together in this active week of creative summer fun. We’ll stretch our imaginations as we paint and draw, taking our inspiration from Emily Carr, Georgia O'Keefe and Picasso. Then we’ll build amazing sculptures, tipping our hats to the styles of Giacometti, Appell, and Calder. Course Fee: $135, Course Fee Week 1 only: $115 Limit: 16 students

1C05 Big Mess A Paint Spectacular Ages 4-6 Week 9 PM

Samantha O’Connell

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

This camp is for children who love colour and paint. We’ll experiment with stencilling, stamping, using strings, brushes, household objects and finger painting to create radiant masterpieces. An art smock/apron is highly recommended! Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Week 6 only: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C08 Pottery-Palooza Ages 6-7 - Week 9 PM

Christopher Reid Flock

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Laughter Alert: Making pottery is highly addictive and may cause creativity, new ideas and gales of laughter. Students will explore the joys of clay as they construct pieces, using both the wheel and hand building techniques. Course Fee: $129, Course Fee Weeks 1 & 6: $105 Limit: 16 students

1C17 Minecraft Mania Ages 7+ Week 9 PM

TBA

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

Quick – dodge the mobs and seek out the “butter blocks!” The world of MineCraft™ is our inspiration as we design, sculpt, glue, paint and more to build 3-D sculptures and fantastic terrains that will stretch imaginations and bring this gamer favourite magically to life! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C22 Murals: Paint BIG Ages 7-9 Week 9 PM

Lester Coloma

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

It’s a wild and wonderful week of painting on a huge scale with professional mural artist, Lester Coloma. Muralists will learn the principles of creating oversized artworks as they produce art to be displayed outside the DVSA for all of Dundas to see. Think bright, fun and HUGE! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C23 Art & Drama for Kids Ages 7+ Week 9 PM

Nara Farrell

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

In this introduction to playmaking, students will explore both art and theatre as they create the script, invent the play, make the costumes, build the sets and produce the props. Can it be done in one week? Absolutely, with a paintbrush in one hand and a script in the other, the play’s the thing! Plan to join us for this one-of-a-kind performance on the last day of classes. Bring your camera—this is one for posterity! Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

1C29 NEW Outdoor Sketching Ages 10+ Week 9 PM

Miles Wallace

28 Aug - 1 Sep, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

$129.00

A longstanding tradition of great artists is learning to look, draw and paint in the great outdoors. For teen artists who love lots of fresh air, or spending time examining the natural world, this is a great way to build your drawing and sketching skills. Join other outdoor enthusiasts while exploring the many green spaces around downtown Dundas. Course Fee: $129 Limit: 16 students

Register now for Spring & Summer 2017. Classes available in Painting, Sculpture, Pottery, Drawing, Photography, Printmaking and much more.