Adult Classes

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Community Drop-In Pottery Studio

Start date: September 25, 2019 - End date: December 18, 2019

Time: 1 PM to 9 PM

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For adults who need a studio space to work in – drop by and work on your own independent projects.

Wheel Throwing for Beginners

Start date: January 18, 2020 - End date: March 1, 2020

Time: 10 AM to 1 PM

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No prior experience required! The focus of this class will be learning to control the clay, so it is perfectly centered for successful pots.

Glaze Mixing Basics

Start date: January 19, 2020 - End date: March 1, 2020

Time: 1 - 4 PM

Glaze Mixing Basics

This course is designed for those with some experience in clay and are looking to expand their skills by learning to make their own glazes.

Hand Building and Reclaiming Clay

Start date: January 20, 2020 - End date: March 30, 2020

Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Hand Building and Reclaiming Clay

The reuse of clay scraps is an integral part of keeping the ceramic process sustainable. In this course, you will be taught how to reclaim and recycle clay.

Fun and Functional Pottery

Start date: January 23, 2020 - End date: April 2, 2020

Time: 7 - 10 PM

Fun and Functional Pottery

Explore the many ways to create functional pieces for your home and garden using hand-building and the wheel.

Build-a-Bowl Workshop

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

Build a Bowl

Spend an evening learning how to form a bowl on the potter’s wheel! Absolutely no experience required for this fun, hands-on night of working with clay.

Friends and Couples Clay Date

Date: February 21, 2020

Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

Friends and Couples Clay Date

Come join us for some creative time in our Clay studio as we teach you how to shape an object (mug, plate, etc.) out of clay, and decorate it with coloured slips!

Clay Gnome on the Roam

Start date: March 22, 2020 - End date: March 29, 2020

Time: 11 AM to 1 PM

Family Clay Sessions

Come together as a family and create your own family of festive gnomes in this fun and friendly holiday workshop.

Painting from your Photos

Start date: January 20, 2020 - End date: March 9, 2020

Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

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Have you ever wanted to paint from different photos but don’t know where to begin? This course will guide you through the fundamentals of looking at a photograph, and effectively painting it onto a canvas while keeping in mind artistic license.

Drawing for Beginners

Start date: January 21, 2020 - End date: March 31, 2020

Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

Drawing for Beginners

This class will not only guide you through how to draw but will guide you through translating your ideas into drawings.

Foundations of Painting

Start date: January 23, 2020 - End date: April 2, 2020

Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Foundations of Painting

If you’ve always longed to paint, but don’t know where to start, this gentle introduction to basic art skills is for you.

Sip and Paint Social | Jan 24

Date: January 24, 2020

Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

Sip and Paint

Uncork your creativity with a painting class that includes an evening of light-hearted socializing.

Painting and Drawing Impressionism

Start date: January 30, 2020 - End date: April 2, 2020

Time: 2 - 5 PM

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Paint in the manner of your favourite Impressionist artists by taking inspiration from their techniques, ideas and stories.

Drawing Foundations

Start date: January 30, 2020 - End date: April 2, 2020

Time: 10 AM - 1 PM

Drawing Foundations

If you are intimidated by drawing, this course increases confidence through a progressive and varied selection of exercises and activities.

Life Drawing

Start date: February 16, 2020 - End date: February 23, 2020

Time: 10 AM to 1 PM

Life Drawing

This course is geared towards beginners and students with some background in drawing as well as those who have drawing experience but are new to life drawing.

Painting Floral Imagery

Start date: March 1, 2020 - End date: March 8, 2020

Time: 1 to 4 PM

Painting Floral Imagery

Find joy in exploring acrylic painting techniques while developing skills to create contemporary floral paintings.

Sip and Paint Social | March 27

Date: March 27, 2020

Time: 6:30 to 9:30 PM

Sip and Paint

Uncork your creativity with a painting class that includes an evening of light-hearted socializing.

Weaving Basics and Beyond

Start date: January 21, 2020 - End date: March 31, 2020

Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

Weaving Basics and Beyond

Beginners and students new to weaving: explore basic weave structures using floor looms to create a number of articles including tea towels, napkins and place-mats.

Rug Hooking: The Power and Potential of Re-Used Matter

Start date: January 23, 2020 - End date: April 2, 2020

Time: 7 - 9 PM

Rug Hooking

This course is an introduction to the one simple loop of traditional rug hooking.

Using Your Camera in Manual Mode

Start date: January 22, 2020 - End date: April 1, 2020

Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

Using your Camera in Manual Mode

In this 10-week course, learn how to capture images using their DSLR/Mirrorless camera in Manual, Shutter Priority and Aperture Priority modes.

Stained Glass Copper Foiling Introduction

Start date: January 22, 2020 - End date: February 5, 2020

Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

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Stained glass, copper foiling introduction course. Learn the skills for copper foiling stained glass.

Introduction to Printmaking

Start date: January 22, 2020 - End date: February 12, 2020

Time: 6:30 – 9:30 PM

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This course will introduce you to different printmaking methods – you’ll get familiar with all the printmaking lingo!

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