News From DVSA

The DVSA Juried Student Exhibition Is Coming – Get Your Submissions Ready

The DVSA Annual Juried Exhibition is a great opportunity to submit for a juried show and receive feedback on your work. This year’s exhibition is open to all mediums and open to any student enrolled in an Adult class between Summer 2018 – Spring 2019. Entries are $5 per submission (cash only) with a limit of 2 per artist. You could win: Best 2D ($100) Best 3D ($100) People’s Choice ($100) Plus Second place, Third Place and 2 Honorable Mentions

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Spring Registration Continues – Download Our Course Brochure Here

Biggest. Spring. Ever! Over 140 courses – 40 of them brand new! Even we are bowled over at the variety of options for our adult and children artists this spring (and we put the program together!) There’s classes in Drawing, Painting, Pottery, Collage, Sculpture, Photography, Printmaking, Jewellery Art, Stained Glass, Weaving Tapestry and so, so much more. Obtain your PDF of our Spring 2019 Brochure to see what courses and workshops we have scheduled. Download PDF Ready to register? Head over to our Classes

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Registration Open For Children & Teens Summer Camp Programs

Our 2019 Summer Art Camp Programs for Children & Teens begin July 2nd and run until August 30th, offering 9 Weeks of art adventures. 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. Have your family take part in an imaginative experience that many children (and parents too!) say is the highlight of summer. Plan Your Day! Camps run for a full

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

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

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First Fridays: Licensed To Draw & Licensed To Watercolour

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

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There’s An Artist In All Of Us

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

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