Child & Teen Classes

 CHILD AND TEEN CLASSES

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April 12 P.A. Days (Ages 6-12 yrs)

Date: April 12, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

April 12 P.A. Days (Ages 6-12 yrs)

Time: 9 am – 4 pm | April 12    Register your 6 – 12 year old for single day camps which include exhibition tours, art and craft making connected to our guild traditions, and group games. These full-day programs are designed to keep kids entertained and inspired. Powered by Eventbrite

Creative Clay (Ages 6-12)

Start date: April 13, 2019 - End date: June 1, 2019

Time: 1 to 3 PM

Creative Clay (Ages 6-12)

This class is a great introduction to learning the basic principles of working with clay as a medium through engaging and fun hand-sculpted projects.

Creative Makers Series (Ages 8+): From Pottery to Puppets

Start date: April 13, 2019 - End date: April 27, 2019

Time: 10 AM - NOON

Creative Makers Series (Ages 8+):  From Pottery to Puppets

Students will learn how to hand-build and create your own magical mixed-media marionette from clay!

Family Rug Hooking Studio Drop-in: April 23

The Burlington Rug Hooking Guild invites you to drop in to learn about the history and tools of this Heritage Craft.

Creative Makers Series (Ages 8+): From Paper to Book

Roll up your sleeves and learn the ancient art of paper-making and book binding! Students will create their own paper to bind into a personal journal book.

Family Rug Hooking Studio Drop-in: May 21

The Burlington Rug Hooking Guild invites you to drop in to learn about the history and tools of this Heritage Craft.

Creative Makers Series (Ages 8+): Printapalooza

Start date: May 25, 2019 - End date: June 1, 2019

Time: 10 AM - NOON

Creative Makers Series (Ages 8+): Printapalooza

Ink it up and roll it out! In this session, students will create and print their own design in a limited series using etching and one-of-a-kind mono-print techniques.

Family Clay Session: May 26

An opportunity for parents, grandparents, guardians and young people (ages 6+) to share in some creative time.

P.A. Day Camp: June 7

Date: June 7, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

P.A. Day Camp: June 7

Register your 6 – 12-year-olds for single day camps which include exhibition tours, art, and craft making connected to our guild traditions, and group games.

July 8-12: Sandy Beaches (Ages 4-11)

Start date: July 8, 2019 - End date: July 12, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

July 8-12: Sandy Beaches (Ages 4-11)

Summer is the best time to explore the great outdoors. We will use the landscape as inspiration to create our own fantasy worlds – escape into your imagination and express yourself in clay or on canvas.

July 15-19: Creative Picnic with Yoga and Mindfulness (Ages 4-11)

Start date: July 15, 2019 - End date: July 19, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

July 15-19: Creative Picnic with Yoga and Mindfulness (Ages 4-11)

Join us for a week-long creative escape! We will use the “taster” approach to try new techniques with some of our favourite mediums (clay, paper, and paint) and serve up a week of fun-filled creativity. We will wrap up each camp day with a Yoga and M

July 22-26: Make a Splash with Yoga and Mindfulness (Ages 4-11)

Start date: July 22, 2019 - End date: July 26, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

July 22-26: Make a Splash with Yoga and Mindfulness (Ages 4-11)

Turn your staycation into a wave of inspiration! We will look at the ways water is used to make art: watercolours, prints, and even clay sculpture.

July 29-Aug 2: Making a Monster (Ages 7-11)

Start date: July 29, 2019 - End date: August 2, 2019

Time: 1 to 3 PM

July 29-Aug 2: Making a Monster (Ages 7-11)

Children will use their imagination to recreate characters from classic children’s movies such as Harry Potter, Star Wars, or Monsters Inc. by exploring clay and drawing!

Art in the Garden July 29 – August 2

Start date: July 29, 2019 - End date: August 2, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

Art in the Garden July 29 – August 2

July 29 – August 2 Time: 9 am – 4 pm Instructors: Heather Kuzyk and Kevin Willson Please register at https://www.rbg.ca/camps Join us for an immersive inspirational camp experience. Each morning will beginat the Art Gallery of Burlington where campers will be introduced to a variety of mediums including printmaking, clay, fibre and mixed media with the opportunity to create

August 6-9 :Flip Flops and Sneakers

Start date: August 6, 2019 - End date: August 9, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

August 6-9 :Flip Flops and Sneakers

Follow in the footsteps of famous Canadian artists and learn what made them special!

Aug 12-16: Making a Monster (Ages 7-11)

Start date: August 12, 2019 - End date: August 16, 2019

Time: 1 - 3 PM

Aug 12-16: Making a Monster (Ages 7-11)

Children will use their imagination to recreate characters from classic children’s movies such as Harry Potter, Star Wars, or Monsters Inc. by exploring clay and drawing.

Art in the Garden August 12 – 18

Start date: August 12, 2019 - End date: August 18, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

Art in the Garden August 12 – 18

August 12 – 18 Time: 9 am – 4 pm Instructors: Heather Kuzyk and Kevin Willson Please register at https://www.rbg.ca/camps Join us for an immersive inspirational camp experience. Each morning will beginat the Art Gallery of Burlington where campers will be introduced to a variety of mediums including printmaking, clay, fibre and mixed media with the opportunity to create a variety of projects.

August 19- 23: Campfires and Music (Ages 4-11)

Start date: August 19, 2019 - End date: August 23, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

August 19- 23: Campfires and Music (Ages 4-11)

Let the music inspire you! This week we will explore the connection between sound and art in the creation of some magically musical works in clay and with paper and paint.

Slam, Dunk, and Spin Clay for Teens (Ages 13+)

Start date: April 13, 2019 - End date: June 1, 2019

Time: 10 AM - NOON

Slam, Dunk, and Spin Clay for Teens (Ages 13+)

Students will have the opportunity to learn wheel throwing techniques and projects will be both fun and functional.

Family Rug Hooking Studio Drop-in: April 23

The Burlington Rug Hooking Guild invites you to drop in to learn about the history and tools of this Heritage Craft.

Metal Jewellery Techniques for Teens (Ages 13+)

Start date: April 26, 2019 - End date: June 7, 2019

Time: 6:30 - 9 PM

Metal Jewellery Techniques for Teens (Ages 13+)

Students have the unique opportunity to work alongside a jeweller who has exhibited and sold pieces in local art galleries.

Rug Hook an Eye Glass Case

This class opportunity for those interested in trying their hand at traditional rug hooking to make a funky eye glass case while learning the Hit & Miss method

Detailed Drawing (Ages 10+)

Start date: April 27, 2019 - End date: June 1, 2019

Time: 10 AM - NOON

Detailed Drawing (Ages 10+)

Explore and take inspiration from mythological creatures and characters found in pop-culture (Avengers, Narnia, The Hobbit) and the history of art.

Needle Felt a Panda (Ages 13+)

Let’s make an adorable panda using needle felting techniques!

Family Rug Hooking Studio Drop-in: May 21

The Burlington Rug Hooking Guild invites you to drop in to learn about the history and tools of this Heritage Craft.

Family Clay Session: May 26

An opportunity for parents, grandparents, guardians and young people (ages 6+) to share in some creative time.

July 8-12: Puttering in Pottery (Ages 11+)

Start date: July 8, 2019 - End date: July 12, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

July 8-12: Puttering in Pottery (Ages 11+)

Have fun with clay and try basic techniques for throwing cylinders and bowls on the wheel!

July 15-19: Handbuilding and Wheel Techniques for Teens (Ages 11+)

Start date: July 15, 2019 - End date: July 19, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

July 15-19: Handbuilding and Wheel Techniques for Teens (Ages 11+)

We will produce a slab formed object (such as personalized jars and funky functional clocks) and then spend some time on the potter’s wheel. Topics include the methods of forming, as well as decoration using coloured slips, carving.

July 22-26: Puttering in Pottery (Ages 11+)

Start date: July 22, 2019 - End date: July 26, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

July 22-26: Puttering in Pottery (Ages 11+)

Students explore handbuilding construction while they experiment with shapes, texture, 3D creation.

July 29-Aug 2: Handbuilding and Wheel Techniques for Teens (Ages 11+)

Start date: July 29, 2019 - End date: August 2, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

July 29-Aug 2: Handbuilding and Wheel Techniques for Teens (Ages 11+)

We will produce a slab formed object (such as personalized jars and funky functional clocks) and then spend some time on the potter’s wheel.

August 26-30: Portfolio Development for Teens (Ages 13+)

Start date: August 26, 2019 - End date: August 30, 2019

Time: 9 AM to 4 PM

August 26-30: Portfolio Development for Teens (Ages 13+)

This is an opportunity for high school aged students with an interest in art-related careers to participate in a 5-day intensive program to develop their art-making skills.

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