The Avenue Road Arts School delivers dynamic and educational arts workshops to schools and child-focused centres across the GTA. Using unique materials and the latest studio approaches, our tailor-made Arts Workshops are led by professional artist/educators. Workshops in the arts complement classroom themes and subject areas and are designed to link with the Ontario Curriculum. Contact us for:
- In-class workshops in the performing or visual arts for children JK-Grade 8
- Professional Development workshops in visual or performing arts for faculty & parent volunteers
- School-wide and collective art-making: Murals, Hallway Beautification, Outdoor Installations, and Set Design & Construction
Please call 416-961-1502 for more information.
Painting & Mixed Media (JK-Grade 1)
with Amanda Baron
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.
JK-Grade 112223 – Mondays 3:30-4:30pm
January 21-March 4
Drawing & Painting (Grades 2-4)
with Jennifer Chin
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.
Grades 2-412224 – Mondays 3:30-4:30pm
January 21 – March 4
Winter: $210.00 + HST
PA Day Workshop
Join the Avenue Road Arts School for an art-filled PA Day! Using stories and themes about artists, past and present, children will develop
Two snacks are provided, children bring their own nut-free lunch.
JK-Grade 112231 – Friday, February 15 from 9am-3pm with TBA
Winter: $70.00 + HST
Grades 2-612231 – Friday, February 15 from 9am-3pm with TBA
Winter: $70.00 + HST