Maggiolly Art Supplies in Orangeville

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WELCOME TO OUR 2018 FALL/WINTER CLASSES FOR KIDS, TEENS & ADULTS! REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

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CANVAS CRAZE!... BIG SHIPMENT, BIG SAVINGS!
Fantastic prices right now in store at Maggiolly's on made–in–Canada, top quality stretched canvas. Come in and check 'em out!


“Just wanted to thank you for the great workshop this week with Peter Reid. Your hospitality and graciousness made the experience really enjoyable. I've attended a few painting workshops over the last few years but I have seldom experienced the engagement you demonstrated in the class, while still operating your store. THANK YOU!”
—Molly

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Kids and Youth Fall Art Classes at Maggiolly's
PALETTE KNIFE OIL PAINTING
JOHN DAVID ANDERSON
AUTUMN LANDSCAPES WITH PETER JOHN REID
SUMI-E PAINTING WITH ROSLYN LEVIN

NEED ACCOMMODATIONS?

Coming from out–of–town? Stay overnight in charming Hockley Village at a very special art–student–only rate of just $50 per night (includes breakfast).
Please book in advance; space is limited. Call 519-942-9560 to reserve.



Art Education Policies at Maggiolly Art (Click the blue button above to close this policy info.)
Please read the following policies when you prepare to register for an art class or art workshop or art camp at Maggiolly Art!
If you have any questions please call us at 519-942-9560.

General Registration Policies
  • Registration is on a first come first served basis and is limited to space restrictions.
  • Advance registration is recommended for all programs.
  • Registration is confirmed only upon receipt of payment.
  • All registration is subject to availability.
  • All programs, prices and instructors are subject to change without notice.
  • Maggiolly Art reserves the right to remove students from classes.


Withdrawals and Refunds: Adult/Youth/Kid's Courses
  • Payment is due in full at time of registration.
  • Customers who withdraw more than 2 weeks prior to the start of a course will be issued a full refund, minus a service fee of $25.00 plus hst.
  • Refunds are available 3 days before the start of the first class, minus the service fee of $25.00 plus an administration fee of $30.00. (All fees are plus hst.)
  • Absence does not constitute a withdrawal.
  • Courses can be transferable.
  • Instead of a refund, students can opt to be transferred to another class of the same value during the same season, without incurring any service fees or administration fees.
  • Withdrawal requests must be made by telephone by calling Maggiolly Art at 519-942-9560.


Cancellation of Classes
  • To ensure that we are able to run your preferred classes, we recommend that you enroll at least 2 weeks prior to the commencement of the program.
  • In the event of course cancellation due to low enrollment, registrants will be notified 3 days prior to the scheduled commencement of the course and a full refund will be given.


Cancellation of Classes due to inclement weather
  • Please call 519-942-9560 to confirm classes in the event of inclement weather.
  • Students will be contacted via phone and email when the school is closed due to weather.
  • Every effort to provide make up classes will be made but cannot be guaranteed.
  • Refunds will not be given in these rare cases.


Maggiolly Art cannot be held responsible for any accident which may occur on our premises during an art class. The participant of any art class assumes that participation involves the risk of an accident occuring and the participant or parent/guardian of the participant who is under 18 years of age, must assume all responsibility. Maggiolly Art will not be held responsible for any lost or misplaced items belonging to any art class participant.

At Maggiolly Art we embrace the principles of dignity, independence, integration and equal opportunity to serve our staff, students, volunteers and our entire community.

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SEE OUR CREATIVE KIDZ IN ACTION!


Watch the video and get a taste of what happens in a Maggiolly Creative Kidz Art Class. Come behind the scenes and listen to what the kids and the artist/instructors have to say about the joy of making art in Maggiolly's Art Studio.

ALL MATERIALS INCLUDED: All Maggiolly Kids Art Classes include all art materials.

PLEASE NOTE: We have a limited number of spots available in our Creative Kidz Saturday classes and they fill up quickly. Register early to avoid being disappointed.

All Maggiolly Kids Art Classes include all art materials.

Summer Art Camp for Kids at Maggiolly's in Orangeville

2018 Summer Art Camps for Kids: Single Day Programs

Single Day Programs Week One: July 9 – 13, 2018.
Single Day Programs Week Two: July 23 – 27, 2018.
Single Day Programs Week Three: August 7 – 10, 2018.
Mornings: 10:30am – 12:30pm –or–
Afternoons: 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede plus+

Kids ages 6 to 13. Get creative this Summer at Maggiolly's! There will be many cool projects to choose from in our single day Summer Art Camp programs for kids. We'll have one class every morning and one class every afternoon and you can pick and choose the ones you like best. Stay tuned; we're working on all the fabulous details now. Students will be exploring various media including acrylic painting, watercolours, drawing, collage, mixed media and sculpture in a relaxed and supportive environment, where they are encouraged to have fun, make friends, and explore who they are through the creation of unique works of art.

Cost: $30.00 (plus hst) per class. Includes all art materials.


Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleMonday July 9, Morning
The Great Canadian Fish
In this mixed media project, students use oil pastel and acrylic paints to create a big, expressive fish, with their choice of colours and shapes to decorate it. (Acrylics, oil pastel, pencil, mylar, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleMonday July 9, Afternoon
Expressive Self Portraits
Show the world who you are by creating an expressive self portrait! Using watercolour paints and India ink, express yourself and what you love with vibrant colours and personalized imagery. (Watercolours, pencil, India ink, watercolour paper).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleTuesday July 10, Morning
Rainbow Unicorn
In this mixed media project, students create their own rainbow unicorn with oil pastels and acrylic paint, learning how to blend colours to create beautiful rainbows! (Acrylic paints, pencil, oil pastel, collage, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleTuesday July 10, Afternoon
Rocket Ship to the Stars
Explore a variety of media to create a unique space scape with your very own space ship, designed and created by you! (Watercolours, oil pastels, pencil, India ink, watercolour paper).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleWednesday July 11, Morning
Dog and Cat Sculptures
Sculpt your own pet! Using plasticine, learn about shape and form as you create an adorable dog or cat sculpture. (Plasticine, styrofoam, wire, sticks).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleWednesday July 11, Afternoon
Pokemon Sculptures
Learn all about shape, structure, and expression as you sculpt your favourite of the original four starter Pokemon using plasticine. (Plasticine, styrofoam, wire, sticks).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleThursday July 12, Morning
Tropical Sunset
Paint a sky and beach with beautiful, vibrant colours, then make it pop with palm tree silhouettes! Each student creates their own painting with acrylics on board. (Acrylic paints, pencil, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleThursday July 12, Afternoon
Sugar Skull Painting
Create your own Sugar Skull! Combine oil pastel, chalk pastel, and acrylic paints to create your skull and decorate it with your favourite designs and colours. (Oil pastels, pencils, acrylic paints, watercolours, collage, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleFriday July 13, Morning
Over the Rainbow
Use chalk pastels to create a dreamy sky scape with a beautiful, vibrant rainbow streaking through the clouds! (Chalk pastels, pencils, oil pastels, watercolour paper).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleFriday July 13, Afternoon
Cat & Bird Friends
Who knew a cat and bird could be friends? Use acrylic paints and chalk pastels to create an adorable scene of a cat and bird in the garden. (Acrylic paints, chalk pastel, pencil, collage, board).

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Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleMonday July 23, Morning
The Summer Bird
Combine paints and collage to create a whimsical, summery bird painting, learning about shape, patterns, and simplification. (Acrylic paints, pencil, oil pastel, collage).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleMonday July 23, Afternoon
Owl Collage
Mix and match fun and funky patterns and papers to create a charming owl collage on board. (Collage, pencils, oil pastels, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleTuesday July 24, Morning
The Winter Fox
Using acrylic paints and chalk pastels, students create a wild winter fox and a wintery mountain landscape for it to live in! (Acrylic paints, pencil, chalk pastel, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleTuesday July 24, Afternoon
Spring Lilacs
Students work on a black canvas, learning a cool new technique with acrylic paints to create a picture of lilac flowers in a jar. (Acrylic paints, pencil, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleWednesday July 25, Morning
My Little Pony Sculpture Part One of Two Classes
Friendship is magic! Using plaster gauze, each student creates their own pony sculpture to paint and decorate with whatever colours and symbols they choose. This is a two part project which requires two classes. (Plaster gauze, sculpture materials).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleWednesday July 25, Afternoon
3D Dragon Head Part One of Two Classes
Sculpt an epic dragon head! Using plaster gauze, learn about structure, form, and expression while making a totally awesome dragon! This is a two part project which requires two classes. (Plaster gauze, sculpture materials).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleThursday July 26, Morning
My Little Pony Sculpture Part Two of Two Classes
Friendship is magic! Using plaster gauze, each student creates their own pony sculpture to paint and decorate with whatever colours and symbols they choose. This is a two part project which requires two classes. (Plaster gauze, sculpture materials).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleThursday July 26, Afternoon
3D Dragon Head Part Two of Two Classes
Sculpt an epic dragon head! Using plaster gauze, learn about structure, form, and expression while making a totally awesome dragon! This is a two part project which requires two classes. (Plaster gauze, sculpture materials).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleFriday July 27, Morning
The Thunderbird
Combine oil pastels and acrylic paints to create a Thunderbird inspired by the work of famous indigenous Canadian painter Norval Morrisseau! (Acrylic paints, oil pastel, watercolours, pencil, watercolour paper).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleFriday July 27, Afternoon
Dawn of the Dragon
Students are inspired to unleash their inner creative spirit by combining acrylic paints and oil pastels, each creating their own totally unique and epic dragon! (Acrylic paints, pencil, oil pastel, collage, board).

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Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleTuesday August 7, Morning
Technicolour Sunflower
Use watercolour crayons and oil pastels to create a vibrant, technicolour sunflower on watercolour paper, learning all about colour and shape along the way. (Oil pastels, pencils, watercolours, watercolour paper).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleTuesday August 7, Afternoon
Colourful Watercolour Tree
Using watercolour paints create a vibrant tree with awesome colours, then add the trunk and branches with India ink. Practice drawing and painting while creating an awesome work of art! (Watercolours, pencil, India ink, watercolour paper).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleWednesday August 8, Morning
The Starry Forest
Create a tranquil landscape painting, starting with a dusky, blue purple sky, topped with pine trees and hill silhouettes. (Acrylic paints, pencil, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleWednesday August 8, Afternoon
Create your Own Planet
In this mixed media project, students create their very own planet! Who lives there? What is the weather like? All of that and more is up to you! (Watercolour paper, pencils, watercolours, oil pastels, collage).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleThursday August 9, Morning
Ladybug and Flower
Use acrylic paints to create a charming painting of a ladybug resting on a beautiful flower. Perfect for summer! (Acrylic paints, pencil, board).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleThursday August 9, Afternoon
Day and Night Sun and Moon
Use watercolour paints to create a compelling painting of the sun and moon, split to represent the duality of night and day. Learn how to create different moods with warm and cool colours. (Watercolours, pencil, marker, watercolour paper).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleFriday August 10, Morning
The Groovy Eye
Express yourself with vibrant colours and abstract designs as you learn how to create a realistic eye drawing, accented by a splash of vibrant colour and abstract design. (Watercolours, India ink, pencil, watercolour paper).
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in OrangevilleFriday August 10, Afternoon
The Bengal Tiger
Draw your very own Bengal Tiger, then bring it to life with acrylic paints! Each student creates a majestic tiger painting on board. (Acrylic paints, pencil, board).

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Summer Art Camp for Kids at Maggiolly's in Orangeville

2018 Summer Art Camps for Kids: Full Week Programs

Full Week Program Week One: July 16 – 20, 2018.
Full Week Program Week Two: August 13 – 17, 2018.
Monday to Friday: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede plus+

Kids ages 9 to 15. Immerse yourself in art this Summer at Maggiolly's! Get artistic and stay artistic all week long at the Maggiolly studio this summer. Stay tuned; we're working on the details now. Students will be exploring various media including acrylic painting, watercolours, drawing, collage, mixed media and sculpture in a relaxed and supportive environment, where they are encouraged to have fun, make friends, and explore who they are through the creation of unique works of art.

Full Week Program Cost: $299.00 (plus hst) for 5 classes. Includes all art materials.

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Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in Orangeville

CREATIVE KIDS SATURDAY ART PROGRAM – 8 Classes

Fall Session: 8 Saturdays, October 13 – December 01, 2018.
Mornings: 10:30am – 12:30pm –or–
Afternoons: 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Fall Session Instructor: Ricky Schaede.
Fall Session Cost: $199.00 + hst for the full 8 week session. Includes all art materials.

Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in Orangeville! For Kids ages 6 – 12. Everyone knows that art creation helps students with all other subjects at school! In our Creative Kids Saturday Art Program, students create an exciting project each week in our bright studio with artist instructor Ricky Schaede. This series of classes fosters creative self expression and confidence while exploring fundamental art techniques and concepts using a variety of different media. Students learn about painting, drawing, mixed media and sculpture in a relaxed, supportive environment, where they are encouraged to have fun, make friends, and explore who they are through the creation of unique works of art.


These pictures are from past Creative Kids classes are for example only. We are always devising new projects so your child's projects may differ.
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in Orangeville
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in Orangeville
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in Orangeville
Kids Art Classes at Maggiolly's in Orangeville


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Kids Drawing Class at Maggiolly's in Orangeville

AFTER SCHOOL DRAWING PROGRAM WITH RICKY SCHAEDE – 7 Classes

Date: 7 Mondays: October 22 – December 3, 2018.
Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede

Students Ages 10 and up. Learn all about drawing in this exciting 7–week program, using a range of graphite pencils, charcoal, and india ink. Learn about the form principle, which includes shading, contour drawing and more to create your favourite characters. Explore basic shapes in three dimensions, and other explorations of your imagination with artist instructor Ricky Schaede. Students explore the fundamentals of drawing from basic shapes, to drawing from a reference, to still life, and culminating in a large scale drawing which combines imaginative self expression and technical drawing skills to produce a high caliber work of art. Students have the freedom to explore their unique creative self expression while arming themselves with the tools and knowledge to create totally awesome drawings!

Cost: $185.00 (plus hst). Includes all art materials.

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After School Character Design Program at Maggiolly's in Orangeville

AFTER SCHOOL CHARACTER DESIGN PROGRAM WITH ZEN RANKIN – 7 Classes

Date: 7 Thursdays, October 18 – December 6, 2018.
Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Zen Rankin

Students Ages 10 to 15. Breathe life into your art with character designer Zen Rankin. Let Zen show you how to create your very own characters by drawing, sculpting and then animating them through digital media (Zen draws digitally in class using a stylus on a 30" screen) as well as learning important classical drawing methods. Build your drawing and designing skills by learning about what makes an interesting and successful character. Through exaggeration, 3D building, cartooning, animation, learning various inking styles and lettering, students will work up a variety of art creation skills that will certainly take their skills to the next level. A great class for building self–confidence in this exciting field.



Cost: $185.00 (plus hst). Includes all art materials.

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AFTER SCHOOL 'HANDS ON' 3D ART & SCULPTURE PROGRAM at Maggiolly's in Orangeville

AFTER SCHOOL ‘HANDS ON’ 3D ART & SCULPTURE PROGRAM – 7 Classes

Date: 7 Tuesdays, February 5 – March 26, 2019. (No class on March 12th.)
Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede plus+

Students Ages 9 to 15. Get hands on in this exciting after school sculpture program! Learn all about the art of sculpture while exploring various materials such as plaster gauze, wire, styrofoam, modelling clay, plasticine and more as we explore how to create a viable structure, how to use our hands to create shape, form, and texture, how to paint 3D surfaces, and how to use various materials in the creation of armatures for our sculptures. Become a master of modelling as you create your own creatures and modern works of 3D art in the Maggiolly Art Studio!



Cost: $195.00 (plus hst). Includes all art materials.

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SUNDAY AFTERNOON PAINTING PROGRAM FOR TEENS at Maggiolly's in Orangeville

SUNDAY AFTERNOON PAINTING PROGRAM FOR TEENS – 7 Classes

Date: 7 Sundays, February 3 – March 24, 2019. (No class on March 17th.)
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede and Emilia Perri

Students Ages 12 to 18. Come and explore the world of painting for seven Sundays with professional painters Ricky Schaede and Emilia Perri in the bright Maggiolly Art studio. Have all paints, canvases and boards provided for you as you learn about painting landscapes, still life, abstracts, animals and more! Learn how to create a variety of textures, make glazes, create collage materials for mixed media art, and focus on developing your own individual style.



Cost: $250.00 (plus hst). Includes all art materials.

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Private Classes

PRIVATE LESSONS
1 Hour: $50 (plus hst)
2 Hours: $75 (plus hst)
3 Hours: $100 (plus hst)
Time: We'll set a mutually convenient schedule.
Arrange private lessons! Now offering one–on–one art lessons at Maggiolly's! Find the teacher who is right for you and have a personally tailored art education experience. Students are responsible for their own materials.

Available with instructors Ricky Schaede, Laurie Smith and Roslyn Levin.

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MAGGIOLLY'S IN THE SCHOOLS

MAGGIOLLY'S IN THE SCHOOLS
Date/Time/Cost: Call for pricing and to make arrangements.
Artists in the classroom! Maggiolly's instructors are available to come to your class and provide a unique art lesson that is sure to be a highlight of your students' year. We can custom-tailor an art project for your class in a particular theme, or you can choose from the many awesome projects in our portfolio. Call us to discuss your particular needs: 519-942-9560.

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BOOK A PRIVATE PARTY at MAGGIOLLY'S

BOOK A PRIVATE PARTY
Date/Time/Cost: Call for pricing and to make arrangements.
Have a group art adventure! Maggiolly's professional artist/instructors can travel to your home, office, or event to facilitate an awesome art activity. Perfect for a birthday party (for kids or adults), a corporate icebreaker, an effective team building exercise, or a unique addition to a festival, event, or party you are hosting. We can customize an art project for your particular theme, or you can choose one from our project portfolio. We'll come to you, or you can hold your art event in our bright studio, located in historic downtown Orangeville, right on Broadway close to some of Orangeville's finest restaurants and pubs. Call us to discuss your art party adventure: 519-942-9560.

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Open Studio Paint Week

OPEN STUDIO PAINT WEEK!

Open Studio: 5 Days: Monday, October 1 – Friday, October 5, 2018.
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Cost: $199.00 (plus hst) for the 5–day session. Participants bring their own art materials.

Your own studio! Paint Week offers the best of both worlds: the freedom to work independently in an inspiring space and in the company of other artists for feedback and support. Bring your gear and set up your space for uninterrupted creativity. Each session includes a variety of snacks and your very own studio space.


Maggiolly Open Studio Paint Week
Maggiolly Open Studio Paint Week
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JOHN DAVID ANDERSON WEEKEND WORKSHOP

JOHN DAVID ANDERSON: 2–DAY WEEKEND WORKSHOP
Date: Saturday and Sunday, June 9 and 10, 2018.
Time: 10:30am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: John David Anderson

This class will focus on Colour Mixing and Light. Learn all about colours, how to mix them, which ones to use and when, together with how light impacts the painting, from the master of colour and light John David Anderson. Oil paint is the preferred medium but students can also use Acrylic paint for this class. Learn to use expressive brushwork and vibrant seasonal colours to capture the light in natural painting compositions. Work with this very much in–demand and skilled artist to refine your painting skills, learning new techniques and applications.

Cost: $160 + hst for the two day workshop. Art materials extra.



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PALETTE KNIFE OIL PAINTING

2–DAY PALETTE KNIFE OIL PAINTING WITH CAROL GREGG
Date: Thursday & Friday, July 5 & 6, 2018.
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Carol Gregg

Beginner to intermediate oil painters come and play with palette knives! In this fun two day workshop learning the art of palette knife painting with Carol Gregg, work from a staged still life or bring your own image to work from! Learn how to use an assortment of palette knives with both oils and acrylics on canvas to create loose, striking paintings.

Cost: $125 + hst for the 2–Day Workshop. Art materials extra.

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AUTUMN ART CLASS 3–DAY ACRYLIC LANDSCAPE WORKSHOP

AUTUMN LANDSCAPES WITH PETER JOHN REID: 3–DAY WORKSHOP
Date: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, September 17, 18 & 19, 2018.
Time: 10:00am to 4:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Peter John Reid

Fall colours attract people to the outdoors in Ontario, and to landscape paintings with the same colours. Learn to explore these colours in saturation and in contrast with value and complementary colours, bringing out the most of the season's vivid colours. Learn some interesting and easy techniques to produce striking paintings of your own. Artist instructor Peter John Reid is a very much in demand teacher with a great sense of humour who is guaranteed to have you loving the process of painting!

Peter's Materials List

Cost: $225 + hst for the 3–day workshop. Art materials extra.

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PALETTE KNIFE PAINTING

PALETTE KNIFE PAINTING WITH CAROL GREGG: 2–DAY Workshop
Date: Thursday & Friday, September 20 & 21, 2018.
Time: 10:30am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Carol Gregg

This course makes palette knife painting approachable and fun for artists of various skill level. In this engaging two–day workshop, learn the art of palette knife painting with artist instructor Carol Gregg, working from a staged still life or from your own reference image. Learn how to use an assortment of palette knives with both oils and acrylics on canvas to create loose, striking paintings. Explore how texture and thick paint application add new dimensions to your artwork, and new joy to your process.

Cost: $130 + hst for the 2–Day Workshop. Art materials extra.

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SUMI-E PAINTING WITH ROSLYN LEVIN

SUMI-E PAINTING WITH ROSLYN LEVIN: 3–Day Workshop
Date: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, September 26, 27 & 28, 2018.
Time: 11:00am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Roslyn Levin

This course is an excellent opportunity to practice simplicity in your art. Sumi-e, also known as oriental brush stroke painting, is noted for its spontaneity. In China this art was first practiced by the Zen priests to improve their spirituality and meditation through artistic concentration, inspiration and perfection. Instructor Roslyn Levin introduces students to Sumi-e in an approachable, inspirational way, working on rice paper with ink to create paintings with a classic elegance that portrays the artist's personal spirit. Students will begin with the basic brushstrokes, and then their days will be filled with crocuses, bamboo and pear, or other traditional subjects - wild orchid, chrysanthemum and plum blossom may also be used for first subjects. Those who have taken sumi-e previously with Roslyn as well as new sumi-e students, can email roslyn@artbyroslyn.on.ca with subjects they would like to paint, and she will do her best to accommodate requests.

Cost: $195 + hst for the 3–Day Workshop or $75 + hst per day. Art materials extra.

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ADDING CREATIVITY TO YOUR LIFE WITH ANDREA TRACE

ADDING CREATIVITY TO YOUR LIFE WITH ANDREA TRACE– 3 Evening Classes
Date: 3 Wednesday Evenings: September 26, October 3 & October 10, 2018.
Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Andrea Trace

Learn to put creativity into everyday life and give yourself permission to relax with this fun journaling course! Make personalized journal pages and embellish them with your own writing, pictures and design elements. You'll learn to draw a variety of small decorative pictures and use markers, pens, watercolour pencils, rubber stamps and ink to create your pages. Learn to make accordion books and hand–sewn bookbindings for journals. (These techniques work for memory books and small photo albums, too.) Add covers, pockets, page–marking ribbons and tags. The course includes lots of idea-starter tips to get you journaling happily. BONUS! All of the skills you learn will also work for making greeting cards, gift tags, wall art, hand-painted papers and more.

From Andrea Trace: “Journaling is a low–pressure way of kickstarting your imagination and gives you a quick and relaxing way to get a bit of healthy creativity into most days. This course blends fine art and craft and is perfect for both beginners and experienced artists. We'll do some basic bookbinding and collage, learn to cut rubber stamps and design multi–use pages. This is a course that helps you express your unique voice and vision.

“Adding creativity to every day is a game–changer. You'll look at yourself with greater appreciation when you take time to embrace and express your intuitive side on a regular basis. Here's a link to an interesting article in the New York Times about getting (and keeping) your inner artist active.”

Cost: $150 + hst for the 3 classes. Art materials extra.



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JOHN DAVID ANDERSON WEEKEND WORKSHOP

JOHN DAVID ANDERSON: 2–DAY WEEKEND WORKSHOP
Date: Saturday and Sunday, September 29 & 30, 2018.
Time: 10:30am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: John David Anderson

Paint the vibrancy of the Fall season in an impressionistic style with expressionistic overtones! Don't miss this class with painter John David Anderson. Oil paint is the preferred medium but students can also use Acrylic paint for this class. Learn to use expressive brushwork and vibrant colour to capture the light in natural painting compositions. Work with this very much in–demand and skilled artist to refine your painting skills, learning new techniques and applications.

Cost: $160 + hst for the 2–day workshop. Art materials extra.



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ACRYLIC PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH

ACRYLIC PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH: 4 CLASSES
Date: 4 Tuesday Mornings: October 9, 23, 30 & November 6, 2018.
Time: 10:00am to 12:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Laurie Smith

This course is a great introduction to the world of acrylic painting for artists at a beginner to intermediate level. With artist instructor Laurie Smith, explore blending colours and values, practicing brush strokes, and using different techniques to capture various textures and effects with acrylic paint. Learn to express light and shade while creating landscapes, foliage paintings, abstracts and more in our bright, open studio space. This course equips students with the knowledge and confidence to create a variety of styles of acrylic paintings in their own studios. Practise what you learn in this course, and you'll be well on your way to being a great painter!

Cost: $140 + hst for four classes or purchase this course together with Laurie's Nov/Dec Acrylic Painting course for $250 + hst (Save $30 on 8 classes). Art materials extra.

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WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH

WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH: 4 CLASSES
Date: 4 Tuesday Afternoons: October 9, 23, 30 & November 6, 2018.
Time: 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Laurie Smith

This workshop provides a thorough introduction to the world of watercolours. Artist instructor Laurie Smith makes the medium approachable as students create charming paintings of a variety of subject matter. Watercolour washes, colour mixing, drawing skills and graphite transfers are just a few of the fundamental techniques explored in our Introduction to Watercolours. Learn how to grasp the free flowing nature of this medium and add it to your artistic repertoire.

Cost: $140 + hst for four classes or purchase this course together with Laurie's Nov/Dec Watercolour Painting course for $250 + hst (Save $30 on 8 classes). Art materials extra.

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EVENING WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH

EVENING WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH: 4 CLASSES
Date: 4 Tuesday Evenings: October 9, 23, 30 & November 6, 2018.
Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Laurie Smith

This workshop provides a thorough introduction to the world of watercolours. Artist instructor Laurie Smith makes the medium approachable as students create charming paintings of a variety of subject matter. Watercolour washes, colour mixing, drawing skills and graphite transfers are just a few of the fundamental techniques explored in our Introduction to Watercolours. Learn how to grasp the free flowing nature of this medium and add it to your artistic repertoire.

Cost: $140 + hst for four classes or purchase this course together with Laurie's Nov/Dec Watercolour Painting course for $250 + hst (Save $30 on 8 classes). Art materials extra.

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CONTEMPORARY PAINTING TECHNIQUES

CONTEMPORARY PAINTING TECHNIQUES– 3–DAY ACRYLIC WORKSHOP
Date: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, October 10, 11 & 12, 2018.
Time: 10:30am to 3:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Emilia Perri

Get bold and innovative with acrylic paints and mediums in this process oriented workshop with artist instructor Emilia Perri. Paint fearlessly. Students learn techniques and processes that will make their paintings exciting, have depth, and evoke an emotional response in the artist and the viewer. Learn about various abstract painting compositions, transparent layering with glazing medium, scraping, texture, dynamic colours and movement in artwork. This course will take your contemporary abstract painting to the next level. This is not a course where students create cookie cutter paintings based on an example. Instead you'll discover and cultivate your own unique abstract expression. Expressing yourself becomes easier and more authentic with the application of the knowledge gained in this course.

Cost: $199 + hst for the 3–day workshop. Art materials extra.

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STEP BY STEP 3–DAY ACRYLIC PAINTING WORKSHOP

STEP BY STEP 3–DAY ACRYLIC PAINTING WORKSHOP
Date: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, October 15, 16 & 17, 2018.
Time: 10:00am to 4:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Peter John Reid

Step by Step classes with Peter John Reid walk you through the creation of a painting based on a reference he will provide. Learn how to mix the colours, the technique to use and how to see the key elements in a landscape. With the reference provided, you learn how to approach various landscape subjects. With continued personal instructor support you will make a great painting. If you have an iPad (with airdrop on) or tablet bring it and the reference will be transferred. Instructor Peter John Reid is an expert artist who specializes in painting the Bruce Peninsula. With a great sense of humour he's guaranteed to have you loving the process of painting!

Peter's Materials List

Cost: $225 + hst for the 3–day workshop. Art materials extra.

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WHIMSICAL CITIES with DARLENE HASSALL

PAINTING WHIMSICAL CITIES with DARLENE HASSALL: 2–DAY WORKSHOP
Date: Thursday and Friday, October 18 & 19, 2018.
Time: 10:30am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Darlene Hassall

This course is perfect for the intermediate painting level student who wants to add a breath of fresh air to their creative practice. Join artist-instructor and 2018 Reed T. Cooper Bursary recipient Darlene Hassall and take a look at the everyday world with a new perspective. In this class, students will learn to explore cityscapes with a playful and fun vision. Working from a provided reference, learn how to transform the image into a funky, surreal representation. Play with perspective, shape, line, and vibrant colour combinations to transform the streetscape into a painting that is exciting and full of life.

Cost: $130 + hst for the 2–day workshop. Art materials extra.

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DRAWING WITH RICKY SCHAEDE

DRAWING WITH RICKY SCHAEDE
Date: 6 Mondays, October 22 - November 26, 2018.
Time: 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede

This course with artist instructor Ricky Schaede demystifies the world of drawing for anyone who is interested in drawing, or likes to draw as a hobby, but wants to gain the technical knowledge to take their abilities to the next level. Learn about the form principle and how to create the illusion of three dimensions on paper. Draw from a reference to practice not just drawing skills, but also the art of truly seeing, in order to render realistic forms with correct proportions. If you have a hard time finding the time to draw at home, registering for this course is a great way to ensure three hours of drawing a week. With the guidance of an expert instructor, draw animals, still life, and finally for your culminating project, a drawing with subject matter of your choice. Arm yourself with the skills and confidence to draw your personal creative visions into reality. You won't believe how good you are at drawing after taking this course!

Cost: $199 + hst for the three classes. Art materials extra.

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LANDSCAPE ACRYLIC PAINTING WITH RICKY SCHAEDE

LANDSCAPE ACRYLIC PAINTING WITH RICKY SCHAEDE
Date: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, October 24, 25 & 26, 2018.
Time: 10:30pm to 2:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede

In this acrylic painting course, artist instructor Ricky Schaede teaches students various ways to build a landscape, making the process approachable, fun, and open to personal creative expression. Unlike traditional plein air style landscape painting, Schaede's methods enable painters to create landscapes from the imagination, using reference images only for certain landscape elements so that each painting has the artist's unique voice. Learn how to create a sense of depth with value and colour, tips and tricks for creating landscape elements in a timely and compelling way, colour glazing, black and white underpainting, and a multitude of other techniques which maintain relevance in many different styles and subjects of painting.

Cost: $175 + hst for the 3–day workshop. Art materials extra.

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VAN GOGH INSPIRED SUNFLOWER PAINTING WITH MICHELE VAN MAURIK

VAN GOGH INSPIRED SUNFLOWER PAINTING WITH MICHELE VAN MAURIK
Date: Thursday and Friday, November 1 & 2, 2018.
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Michele Van Maurik

In this course, work with either oils or acrylics to create a beautiful Van Gogh inspired sunflower painting with award winning Canadian artist Michele Van Maurik. Regarded as a master of light, Michele breaks the painting process down into an approachable, step by step method which makes painting flowers fun and easy for artists of any skill level. Learn about blending, masking, stencilling and proportions as you create your very own sunflower painting in our bright studio space.

Cost: $160 + hst for the 2–Day Workshop. Art materials extra.

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SUMI-E PAINTING WITH ROSLYN LEVIN

SUMI-E PAINTING WITH ROSLYN LEVIN: 3–Day Workshop
Date: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, November 7, 8 & 9, 2018.
Time: 11:00am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Roslyn Levin

This course is an excellent opportunity to practice simplicity in your art. Sumi-e, also known as oriental brush stroke painting, is noted for its spontaneity. In China this art was first practiced by the Zen priests to improve their spirituality and meditation through artistic concentration, inspiration and perfection. Instructor Roslyn Levin introduces students to Sumi-e in an approachable, inspirational way, working on rice paper with ink to create paintings with a classic elegance that portrays the artist's personal spirit. Students will begin with the basic brushstrokes, and then their days will be filled with crocuses, bamboo and pear, or other traditional subjects - wild orchid, chrysanthemum and plum blossom may also be used for first subjects. Those who have taken sumi-e previously with Roslyn as well as new sumi-e students, can email roslyn@artbyroslyn.on.ca with subjects they would like to paint, and she will do her best to accommodate requests.

Cost: $195 + hst for the 3–Day Workshop or $75 + hst per day. Art materials extra.

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ACRYLIC PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH

ACRYLIC PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH: 4 CLASSES
Date: 4 Tuesday Mornings: November 13, 20, 27 & December 4 2018.
Time: 10:00am to 12:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Laurie Smith

This course is a great introduction to the world of acrylic painting for artists at a beginner to intermediate level. With artist instructor Laurie Smith, explore blending colours and values, practicing brush strokes, and using different techniques to capture various textures and effects with acrylic paint. Learn to express light and shade while creating landscapes, foliage paintings, abstracts and more in our bright, open studio space. This course equips students with the knowledge and confidence to create a variety of styles of acrylic paintings in their own studios. Practise what you learn in this course, and you'll be well on your way to being a great painter!

Cost: $140 + hst for four classes or purchase this course together with Laurie's Oct/Nov Acrylic Painting course for $250 + hst (Save $30 on 8 classes). Art materials extra.

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WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH

WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WITH LAURIE SMITH: 4 CLASSES
Date: 4 Tuesday Afternoons: November 13, 20, 27 & December 4 2018.
Time: 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Laurie Smith

This workshop provides a thorough introduction to the world of watercolours. Artist instructor Laurie Smith makes the medium approachable as students create charming paintings of a variety of subject matter. Watercolour washes, colour mixing, drawing skills and graphite transfers are just a few of the fundamental techniques explored in our Introduction to Watercolours. Learn how to grasp the free flowing nature of this medium and add it to your artistic repertoire.

Cost: $140 + hst for four classes or purchase this course together with Laurie's Oct/Nov Watercolour Painting course for $250 + hst (Save $30 on 8 classes). Art materials extra.

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COLLAGE WITH ACRYLICS AND MEDIUMS WITH ANDREA TRACE

COLLAGE WITH ACRYLICS AND MEDIUMS WITH ANDREA TRACE: 3–Day Workshop
Date: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, November 14, 15 & 16, 2018.
Time: 10:30pm to 3:30pm
Artist/Instructor: Andrea Trace

With this course, transform your perception of collage from being a craft, to being a fine art. Explore the world of acrylic paints and mediums, learning their various applications and effects, combined with collage elements to create dynamic works. Explore the qualities of different types of paper, design elements, transparent layering, texture and more. Add a new dimension to your artistic practice by learning all about creating and applying collage elements!

Cost: $195 + hst for the 3–Day Workshop. Art materials extra.

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PRIMITIVE ART WORKSHOP WITH AFSANEH VOLLMER

PRIMITIVE ART WORKSHOP WITH AFSANEH VOLLMER: 1–Day Workshop
Date: Wednesday, November 21, 2018.
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Afsaneh Vollmer

This workshop is designed to bring forth the primal artistic instincts deep within the artist, calling upon the raw spirit to create loose, expressive works of art with a variety of media ranging from charcoal to acrylic paints and oil pastels. Perfect for artists of any skill level who are looking to loosen up their art, express deep and wild parts of themselves, and experiment with different media in a non–judgemental environment. Unleash your inner visions in this exciting one–day workshop!

Cost: $80 + hst for the 1–day workshop. Art materials included, which also includes 1 sheet of terraskin paper.

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WHIMSICAL STILL LIFE with DARLENE HASSALL

WHIMSICAL STILL LIFE PAINTING WITH DARLENE HASSALL: 2–DAY WORKSHOP
Date: Thursday and Friday, November 22 & 23, 2018.
Time: 10:30am to 4:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Darlene Hassall

Join artist-instructor and 2018 Reed T. Cooper Bursary recipient Darlene Hassall for a still life painting course unlike any other. Working from a real life reference, learn how to interpret the still life with vibrant colours, altered perspective, interesting lines and bold self expression. If you've ever been afraid to try still life because it seems too rigid, this is the perfect chance for you to work from a still life reference and keep it loose, expressive, and funky. Learn how to create exciting colour combinations, unique and organic shapes, and ultimately, a painting full of joie de vivre!

Cost: $130 + hst for the 2–day workshop. Art materials extra.

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MAKE YOUR OWN FLOORCLOTH WITH EMILIA PERRI

MAKE YOUR OWN FLOORCLOTH WITH EMILIA PERRI: 3–Day Workshop
Date: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, November 28, 29 & 30, 2018.
Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Emilia Perri

Create a beautiful work of art and then walk all over it! Add a splash of colour and creativity to any space in your home by creating your very own custom floorcloth with artist instructor Emilia Perri. Form the floorcloth, glue the edges, create a painting with whatever subject matter you choose, and then watch it add life to any room in your house! This is a fun, low pressure course which allows you to explore your creativity, and learn how to create awesome decor for your space.

Cost: $150 + hst for the 3–day workshop. Art materials extra.

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HOLIDAY PAINTING EXPERIENCE WITH RICKY SCHAEDE

HOLIDAY PAINTING EXPERIENCE WITH RICKY SCHAEDE
Evening Dates: Two Wednesdays, December 5 & 12, 2018.
Evening Time: 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Daytime Dates: Two Saturdays, December 8 & 15, 2018.
Evening Time: 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede

Ages 12 and up! A perfect opportunity to spend time creating art with friends and family this holiday season! Join artist instructor Ricky Schaede and paint charming holiday images step–by–step with acrylic paints on stretched canvas. This is a fun, low pressure creative experience where each student produces a beautiful painting which they can then keep as a keepsake, or give as a gift. Two daytime classes and two evening classes available. Take one or take them all, it is up to you!
Stay tuned: Each holiday painting class will feature a different holiday–themed painting. We are working on getting images of the four options up on our website as soon as possible!

Cost: $50 + hst per session. Art materials extra.

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LANDSCAPE WORKSHOPS WITH RICKY SCHAEDE

LANDSCAPE WORKSHOPS WITH RICKY SCHAEDE: 1–DAY WORKSHOPS
Date: Thursday and Friday, December 6 & 7, 2018.
Time: 10:30am to 3:00pm
Artist/Instructor: Ricky Schaede

Learn a fun and easy way to create a Bob Ross inspired landscape with acrylic paints. Working with a simple colour palette and design, you will be able to create landscapes with this method at home with ease after taking this class. Learn how to create depth, organic shapes, and lots of tips and tricks to make a landscape painting that is unique and beautiful.

Cost: $65 + hst per 1–day session. Art materials extra.

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