Bolded Grades indicate After School (3:15 - 4:15pm) Classes

We will pick up children from Brown Junior Public School at 3:00pm (participants are picked up from the School office) or parents/caregivers with children at other schools can drop-off early. Snacks are provided. For kids staying to enjoy another after school program, we ensure that they get to their 4:30pm Arts School class! Otherwise, children can be picked up at the Arts School at 4:15pm.


Classes are in alphabetical order:



Drawing
(Grades 1-3)

with Amanda Baron

In this class students will explore a variety of dry mediums such as charcoal, conte, graphite and pen while learning the basic principles of drawing. Students will draw a variety of subjects from both life and photographs to gain confidence in multiple areas of technique.

11441 - Wednesdays 4:30-6:00 PM

Spring: $290.00 + HST

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Drawing & Painting
(Grades 1-4, Grades 3-6, Grades 4-8, Grades 6-9 & Grades 9-12)

with Amanda Baron, Linda Prussick, Joseph Romantini, Emily Soden, and Sandra Tarantino

Young artists will develop their artistic skills while having fun discovering their own personal style. Working from still life, photographs, images from art history and/or independent themes and ideas, students will be introduced to specific drawing and painting fundamentals and techniques. These include line drawing, value, shape, pattern, texture, shading, highlighting, colour perspective and collage. While experimenting with an exciting variety of artist's tools, media and techniques, students will learn to explore and trust their creative instincts.

11445 - Tuesdays 4:30-6:00 PM (Grades 1-4) with Linda Prussick

Spring: $300.00 + HST     Register

11448 - Wednesdays 4:30-6:00 PM (Grades 4-8) with Linda Prussick

Spring: $300.00 + HSTClass Full - Add to Waitlist

11451 - Thursdays 3:15-4:15 PM (JK-Grade 1) with Amanda Baron

Spring: $200.00 + HST | After School     Register

11454 - Fridays 4:30-6:00 PM (Grades 3-6) with Amanda Baron

Not Available for Spring

11457 - Fridays 4:30-6:00 PM (Grades 9-12) with Sandra Tarantino

Spring: $300.00 + HST     Register

11460 - Saturdays 9:00-10:30 AM (Grades 1-4) with Joseph Romantini

Spring: $275.00 + HST     Class Full - Add to Waitlist

11463 - Saturdays 9:00-10:30 AM (Grades 4-8) with Amanda Baron

Spring: $275.00 + HST     Register

11466 - Saturdays 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Grades 6-9) with Joseph Romantini

Spring: $275.00 + HST     Register

11469 - Saturdays 1:30-3:00 PM (Grades 1-4) with Joseph Romantini

Spring: $275.00 + HSTClass Full - Add to Waitlist

11472 - Saturdays 3:30-5:00 PM (Grades 3-6) with Joseph Romantini

Spring: $275.00 + HST     Class Full - Add to Waitlist

11475 - Saturdays 3:30-5:00 PM (Grades 4-8) with Emily Soden

Spring: $275.00 + HST     Class Full - Add to Waitlist


Illustration
(Grades 3-6)

with Emily Soden

In this drawing and mixed media-based program, the class will explore the realm of storytelling through visual mediums. Choosing one story to illustrate, students will create a series of illustrations that beautifully and cohesively depict their chosen story. As a way of exploring the many art materials used in professional illustrations today, students will have the opportunity to explore a variety of interesting materials, media and tools.

11478 - Saturdays 1:30-3:00 PM

Not Available for Spring


Painting & Mixed Media
(JK/SK, JK-Grade 1, Grades 1-4, Grades 2-5 & Grades 6-9)

with Emily Soden, Linda Prussick, and Susie Whaley

The use of colour and painting techniques are the focus in this mixed media class. Students will create vibrant and imaginative paintings that incorporate collage and layering styles, as well as creating some unique 3-dimensional works of art. The class will playfully explore an exciting combination of tools and materials while focusing on developing painting skills. Design, colour mixing, blending, form, balance, composition and contrasts are considered, while students explore their imaginations and creativity in a supportive and fun environment.

11504 - Mondays 4:30-6:00 PM (Grades 6-9) with Linda Prussick

Not Available for Spring

11507 - Fridays 4:30-6:00 PM (JK-Grade 1) with Emily Soden

Spring: $310.00 + HST     Class Full - Add to Waitlist

11510 - Saturdays 9:00-10:30 AM (JK/SK) with Susie Whaley

Spring: $280.00 + HST     Class Full - Add to Waitlist

11513 - Saturdays 9:00-10:30 AM (Grades 1-4) with Linda Prussick

Spring: $280.00 + HST     Register

11516 - Saturdays 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Grades 2-5) with Linda Prussick

Not Available for Spring


Watercolour Illustration
(Grades 4-8)

with Emily Soden

Using watercolour paint and different inks, students will learn all about illustration and how it is used in a number of applications like story books and advertising. Students of any ability will learn to develop their narrative and illustrative abilities through the use of various watercolour techniques. Students will work from still life as well as photos.

11564 - Tuesdays 4:30-6:00 PM

Spring: $300.00 + HST

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