Four Season 2017-2018 Indoor/Outdoor Workshops
Painting•Drawing•Mixed Media•Landscape•Waterscape•Portrait•Life Drawing•Abstraction•
Experiment, learn, choose your Medium: Oils, Water Color, Acrylics, Printmaking, Sculpture, Drawing.
• Collingwood • Thornbury
The Blue Mountains • Meaford
Owen Sound • Wiarton
• Southampton •
Art Instruction for Children and Adults • Semi Private or Private
2017-2018 FOUR SEASON Schedule Workshops: Art Materials are included. Class size is 6-8 persons
Mid Week Mornings and Afternoons: Mon-Thurs 10-1pm • 1 – 4 p.m. Weekender: Saturday 10 a.m. to 1pm Sunday 11- 1pm
Register Online for Day or Evening • Total 5hr
see Programs page for descriptions and Schedules
Locations on the Shores of Georgian Bay: Collingwood, Blue Mountains, Thornbury, Meaford. And on the Bruce Penninsula: Owen Sound, Wiarton, Lion’s Head, and the Grotto at Bruce Penninsula National Park. Note: Indoor and Outdoor venues are available for all ages and Levels of art experience from Beginner to Professional. Read the rest of this page »
Our 30 years of bringing Painting and Drawing, Fine Arts education to our four season communities expanded to include the Bruce Peninsula in 2011. Our workshop locations now additionally include Wiarton, Lions Head, Sauble Beach, Red Bay, Stokes Bay, Oliphant and Owen Sound. In year 2000. we additionally introduced the area’s first Art Therapy Programs of it’s kind in delivering support to client centred groups, individuals and families at home living with Special Needs. Our confidential and vital presence continues in the schools, private and group homes, Community Living services, Residential Care facilities and Assisted Living venues at Owen Sound, Meaford, Thornbury, Collingwood and the Blue Mountains and continues since 1986.
Art supplies are included in class and no experience is necessary. Spring, Summer, Fall or Winter is a great time to make a new start in Painting and Drawing Art Workshops for Beginners! or brush up on your experience and be ready for Summer Landscape classes!
Choose your preferred class level, medium and location and Register here! Simply send us your details, Name, postal Address, Phone, Email and Course selection. Or talk to us directly about your Art interests on the Bruce Peninsula or in the Town of Blue Mountains. Email here.
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Positive reinforcement and consultation method very empowering. Very satisfied with your guidance to help me identify goals, as well as hands on exploring color and technique. Anita, your positive attitude and calmness is transmitted in a multitude of ways – your love of Art, color and experiencing life through art is very evident and contagious. Thank you ! Susan M., Ottawa
My Year One: I am particularly interested in drawing rock, water, shores and sky, and I learned a lot. Demonstrations are very thorough, organized, and clearly presented with lots of excellent tips. Good quality materials all included to experiment with. Very positive – it goes far beyond what I expected. I’ll be back ! Tiuu J., Toronto
My Year Two: Excellent material resources and location. Very encouraging and learnd to do a wash mask in acrylic paint. The Thornbury Harbor is is an inspiring location and comfortable as well as conveniences. I can’t imagine what else you could do to improve my experience. Tiuu J., with her nephew, Toronto
I was very satisfied. You talked with me about what I wanted to do in the workshop and planned it out together. Acrylics paint, foling paper paintings into Airplanes sculpture and building moving Sculpture. Lots of really good art supplies. And My Birthday Party – thank you for the cupcakes and surprise party! August J., Age 10 with his Aunt, Toronto
Being brand new, I learned a lot and couldn’t wait to learn more, and have returned a second year. Class discussions and demonstrations really supported the new material, techniques and ideas and gave good visual aids. I understood the process more, and was able to expand on that much more the second year. Janet T., Year One and Two, Thornbury
I was so happy to learn an organized and methodical way to organize my colors and my palette. You present things so well and were so helpful in getting me started again. Felt like home at the waterfront studio – and nice and bright natural light. Great listening in when you were working with others, and understanding those principles which were the same for both mediums – oils and acrylics. So understandable. I hope to take another workshop in the future. I’ll get my easle out and we’ll celebrate ! Linda G., Clarksburg
I now have three wonderful paintings, when I expected no more than one ! I learned tons about mixing and different styles of painting, and stuff I didn’t know before. The variety of included art materials were a really good artist’s quality Windsor Newton paints and supplies. They were so good we even bought some to keep us painting at home too. Shannon, Age 10 – a Mother Daughter Team Read the rest of this page »