ADULT CLASSES

Watercolour Painting with Chelo Sebastian

Mondays – January 8 to March 5, 2018
No Class February 19 (Family Day)
Duration: 8 weeks
Morning: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Afternoon: 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $130, Mem: $100

Using the properties of watercolour, you will learn to be more spontaneous & experimental. Large paper and big brushes, as well as ink, pastels and wax, will be used to develop your own unique style.


Registration Fees





Art Fundamentals with Paul Cheney

Mondays – January 8 to March 5, 2018
No Class February 19 (Family Day)
Duration: 8 weeks
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $130, Mem: $100
Learning to walk before you run into the world of painting!
In this class we will cover: Introduction to classical drawing, Tones and values, drawing techniques, perspective, composition, and finally, getting your image to the canvas. Finally we will discuss choosing a painting medium.


Registration Fees





Acrylic Painting with Paul Cheney

Tuesdays – January 9 to February 27, 2018
Duration: 8 weeks
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $155, Mem: $125
In this course we will cover: getting your image to the canvas, making and using a colour isolation mask, matching colour using colour charts, mixing colour, planning the painting, and finally, painting the painting. All materials are provided and included in the cost of the class.


Registration Fees





WORKSHOPS



Embracing Encaustics with Linda Blakney

Date: Saturday November 25, 2017
Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Fees: Non-Mem: $100 Mem: $70

Encaustics use melted, pigmented beeswax to create luminous paintings with translucency, opacity and other unique qualities. In this course, we’ll explore and experiment with contemporary techniques to create colour, textures and patterns, while incorporating mixed media into our encaustic pieces. Suitable for encaustics beginners as well as those with experience.


Registration Fees





Section 5
workshop image

Jewelry Making Workshop

Date: Sunday, November 26th
Morning Workshop
10:00 am to 12:30pm

Join us in the morning to learn how to wire wrap a variety of drilled beads, gemstones and crystals. With this new skill we will create a pair of hanging earrings and a keychain. In this workshop we will have a chance to explore different crystals and minerals while learning about their unique energy and healing properties. We will learn about wire wrapping and a variety of different jewelry making tools. This is a wonderful workshop for beginner jewelry makers, those who are looking to create a unique gift, or any crystal lover!

ADDITIONAL MATERIAL FEE OF $20.00, payable to the instructor at beginning of workshop.


Registration Fees



Date: Sunday, November 26th
Afternoon Workshop
1:30pm to 4:00pm

Come and hang out in our afternoon workshop as we look to create beaded necklaces. We will look a new materials and tools that will help us to create a super dreamy beaded necklace. In this workshop we will use a variety of glass, ceramic and gemstone beads. This workshop is wonderful for those who want to explore different colours and designs. It is a perfect chance to make something amazing for ourselves or to craft that perfect handmade gift. We will explore new jewelry making techniques, different tools, and look at different properties of crystals we will be working with.

ADDITIONAL MATERIAL FEE OF $20.00, payable to the instructor at the beginning of workshop.


Registration Fees




Section 6
Fabric Printing

Fabric Printmaking Workshop

Date: Sunday November 19, 2017
Morning: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Afternoon: 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Bring your own t-shirt, tote bags, tea towels or any fabric that could use a little more colour, fun and flair! (Light colours work best)

Join us for experimenting, texture creation, and colour fun while we explore Fabric Printmaking. Using a variety of stamps, found items and natural objects we will explore composition, layering, and how to make our fabric art!


Registration Fees




Rose Quartz Workshop with Moon Artist Jewelry

Date: Sunday, February 4, 2018
Morning: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Afternoon: 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Fee: $20

With love in the air let’s explore the beautiful pink crystal called Rose Quartz. Rose Quartz is the stone of unconditional love, and will be our crystal of focus in today’s adventures. Learn more about Rose Quartz including different properties, discover how to cleanse & charge your crystals, and explore different histories. In this workshop we will learn basic jewelry making skills to create one necklace and a pair of earrings. It’s going to be lovely.

*ADDITIONAL MATERIAL FEE OF $20.00 IS PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR.


Registration Fees





Spring Equinox Jewelry Making with Moon Artist

Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
Morning: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Afternoon: 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Fee: $20

The Spring Equinox arrives every year and is the start of longer days, new life, and the awakening after a slumber. Like nature goes through a time of rebirth, and renewal, so should we! Come and learn about a variety of crystals and practices that will help with personal growth, and new beginnings. A variety of selected crystals will then be used to create a beautiful beaded necklace or bracelet. A beautiful workshop for self-care and creation.

*ADDITIONAL MATERIAL FEE OF $20.00 IS PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR.


Registration Fees





Family Candle Making Workshop

Date: Sunday, February 18th
Morning: 10:00am to 11:30am
Afternoon: 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Fee: $25 per person

There is nothing like cozying up with a comfy blanket, a good book and a nice smelling candle. We can totally help you with that candle part. Join us in this short workshop where we learn to create our own pour and melt candles. We will experiment with different smells and labeling. Bring your own containers/tea cups / jars / seashells / egg holders / pots / whatever to make your own candle.

*Limit 2 containers per person.


Registration Fees





Coffee Watercolour

Date: Sunday February 11, 2018
Morning: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Afternoon: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fee: $25

Our Coffee watercolour workshop will start with the ever-important step of brewing our coffee, both to drink and paint with. Learn about traditional watercolour techniques and skills, while brewing up some new artistic magic. It’s time for coffee, crème, milk, and sugar to bounce out of our mugs and on to the paper.


Registration Fees





DIY Coffee Scrub

Date: Sunday February 25, 2018
Morning: 10:00 am – 12:00p
Afternoon: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Fee: $25

Yaas. As the coffee is sipped, and while the grounds cool we will create something special for our bodies. A perfect day of creativity and self care. Working with a variety of natural materials we will measure, blend and mix up some homemade goodness. This coffee scrub is perfect for face and body. Come sip some coffee, and bring home something truly beautiful.


Registration Fees





Mother’s Day Coffee Extravaganza Package

Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018
Morning:10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Afternoon: 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Fee: $40

Spoil your momma with sweet handmade surprises this year. Or bring her on out; spend some time together, and treat-yo-self. This handmade workshop will dive into three different handmade products, all created with coffee. We will create one hand poured candle, a coffee body or face scrub and handmade coffee soap. These workshops will explore colour, smell, texture and a variety of self care practices. Join us for this jam-packed workshop and create something full of love. This is the grown up Macaroni Card.


Registration Fees





All information subject to change. All adult class pricing subject to +13% HST.

Registration Information

Payment
Class size is limited, so register early to avoid disappointment. Pre-registration is required for all classes and is on a first-come, first served basis with full payment. Registrations can be made online, in person, by phone, fax or mail.

Cheque, cash, debit, VISA and MasterCard payments are accepted. NOTE: 13% HST must now be added to all Adult Class Fees. A $20 charge is applied to NSF cheques.

Refunds/Cancellations
Occasionally a class will not reach its full enrollment and must be canceled, in which case a class refund will be issued. Otherwise, class refunds are issued for medical reasons only with presentation of a doctor’s certificate. A $10 administration fee applies.

 

 


 

 

Joining Late?
Contact the Gallery if you are interested in a class that has already started as we may have spaces available.

All classes and workshops take place in the Coach House Studios unless stated otherwise.

Become a gallery member and save on class/workshop fees. Junior $20, Senior $20, Individual $30, Family $40.