News From DVSA

Employment Opportunity at DVSA – Program Assistant

Dundas Valley School of Art is looking to hire a part-time Program Assistant to join our team. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Program Assistant is responsible for providing day-to-day program coordination and assistance to registered programs, events, and outreach, as well as support to development and marketing programs, as needed. Summary of Responsibilities (varies by term): Front Desk support Youth program coordination Volunteer coordination Gallery coordination and installation support (in-house and Artists’ Connection programs) Materials and supplies sourcing and

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Fall Registration Is A Go – Download Our Course Brochure Here

Stand back, summer! You may be the talk of the town, but there’s just no holding back our art bursting Fall 2018 term which kicks-off September 22nd. Featuring over 130 classes and workshops for adults and children, there’s classes in Drawing, Painting, Pottery, Collage, Sculpture, Photography, Printmaking and so much more. More than 40 of our courses this term are brand new, offering a wide variety of art experiences sure to rejuvenate your creativity. View our Fall courses here. Obtain your PDF of our Fall

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

Our “For The Petrified” series for Fall 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

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Children & Teens Summer Camp Programs – Registration Continues

Our 2018 Summer Art Camp Programs for Children & Teens begin July 3rd and run until August 31st, 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! We offer half or

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First Fridays: Licensed To Draw & Licensed To Watercolour

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

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There’s An Artist In All Of Us

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

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Register now for the Summer & Fall terms. Classes available in Painting, Sculpture, Pottery, Drawing, Photography, Printmaking and much more.