News From DVSA

Winter Registration Is A Go – Download Our Course Brochure Here

The Winter term heats up January 8, 2018, featuring over 120 classes and workshops for adults and children in Drawing, Painting, Pottery, Sculpture, Photography, Printmaking and much more. 50 of our courses are brand new, offering a wide variety of art experiences to get you inspired this Winter. We’re also ready to go with our March Break Children’s Art Programs. View our Winter & March Break courses here. Obtain your PDF of our Winter 2018 Brochure. Download PDF Printed copies of our Winter

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Register Now For March Break Children’s Art Classes

  Running from March 12 – 16, our March Break Art Programs for children offer restorative daily getaways. Choose from a variety classes and workshops in Drawing, Painting, Pottery, Cartooning, Printmaking, Jewellery Art and more. Taught by qualified, professional artists, the programs encourage originality and are designed to develop your child’s creative literacy and art skills – all in a fun and supportive studio environment. Register early to ensure your spot. Visit our Classes page to see what we have to offer (look

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Fall Registration Continues With Workshops and Short Courses

  Over 45 Brand New Courses & Workshops Running until December 8th, our Fall term offers over 110 classes and workshops for adults and children – more than 45 of them brand new! Drawing, Painting, Collage, Pottery, Sculpture, Photography, Jewellery, Printmaking and much more. You can view our Fall 2017 courses here. Obtain your PDF of our Fall 2017 Course Brochure. Download PDF Printed course brochures are available in the school and at our front gate.          

Now On In The DVSA Gallery: 2017 Faculty Exhibition II

Showing for the month of November, it’s the 2017 Faculty Exhibition II – a second wave of select pieces by our esteemed faculty members. Opening reception is Friday, November 3 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Come and see what our faculty artists have been creating in their home studios.   DVSA Gallery is generously supported by incite Foundation for the Arts.  

Our “For The Petrified” Series – 5 Classes For Absolute Beginner Artists

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

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First Fridays For Fall: Licensed To Draw & Licensed To Watercolour

Returning again for Fall 2017, it’s our wildly popular First Friday series with 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. (Please note: there will be no First Friday on November 3rd as we will be preparing for our Little Black Frame event). Licensed to Draw (and Paint)

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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 Fall and Winter terms. Classes available in Painting, Sculpture, Pottery, Drawing, Photography, Printmaking and much more.