Adult Art Classes Workshops and Guests Artists in Huntsville On.

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We are a place for everyone. We are all on a life journey and how we choose to get there needs to fit our own life and learning styles. We are a place with a dedicated studio offering classes, workshops and camps in painting, pen & ink, drawing, crafts, open studio. We are a place for art groups to gather, and a place for guest artists and associate artists to facilitate workshops.

Workshops and Guest Artists

Art promotes joy and the process of making art provides freedom of expression in the absence of criticism. Art is the expression of the soul. Here we offer the support and opportunity to explore the visual arts in a safe and creative environment. The process of art promotes general well being, relaxation, relief of stress, building self confidence and self worth in the artist of any age and of course, it develops and supports creative thinking!

  Winter and Spring – Afternoon and Evening Adult Art Classes

Drawing, Pen and Ink, Watercolour and Open Classes. Open Classes include the following  3 mediums. Watercolour, Pen and Ink and Zentangle.

Drawing  101

–  ** A New Art Program for Adults of all ages. (Young Adults encouraged to sign up)

The first 7 weeks the drawing class will focus. on basic drawing skills. each class will have a introduction to the lesson and a basic drawing activity to practice the techniques learned that class to form muscle memory of what they learned.

This beginners course will focus on basic drawing skills.  Each class will establish an introduction to the lesson followed by a basic drawing activity to practice the techniques learned.

This is a basic course  but this  will help muscle memory and getting comfortable with different mediums

 

Purchase your own Materials. Recommended List below:

Kneaded eraser, Pencils (HB, 2B, 4B), Ruler,  Sharpener  and Sketch Book 11 x 14 or 9 x 12

Monday Evenings  6:30 to 8:30 PM

If class have begun please contact Gord to see if there is still space. 705-784-0380 or email gordfinlayson@gmail.com

Class is being redesigned
New Schedule TBD

Pen and Ink

Offer yourself a gift of tranquility and creative expression! No matter your experience, this art form is most relaxing and so rewarding!

Learn, practice and apply technique, receive guidance in use of principles of art to enhance our work.  No need of drawing skill or previous experience  is required as  you will be supported and taught individually at whatever level you find yourself. The class instruction is designed to support any artist, beginner or veteran.  First  time, beginner  Pen & Ink artists receive predetermined exercises and projects to complete giving them a well rounded introduction to the technique.

Join us!  Make new friends and learn or hone a skill which will bring you hours of enjoyment.

Tuesday Afternoons.

If class have begun please contact Gord to see if there is still space. 705-784-0380 or email gordfinlayson@gmail.com

NEW Summer Program.

July 9, 16, 23rd & Aug 6, 13, 20   1:00 to 4:00 PM $111.00 + HST.  6 Weeks

 

Afternoons:         Sept 3 – Oct 22      12:30-3:00   $148.00 + HST.  (8 Weeks)

 

Afternoons:        Nov 5 – Dec 17     12:30 to 3:30 PM.    $130.00 + HST.  8 weeks

 

Watercolour

We welcome both the beginner and intermediate painter.  Group and individualized coaching is always on the agenda.  The Beginners’ focus is initially on understanding  colour, the mixing of it and the use of it, practicing watercolour  techniques, and participants are encouraged to practice what they learn.

Intermediate and more advanced watercolourists are encouraged to continue applying skills as they are supported in an individualized and self driven program.  We take time throughout the class to acknowledge and critique our process, to discuss layouts, tone, value – everyone learns!

A new Beginners only class has been added this year to dedicate more time and attention to the developing watercolourist!!   Join this group is you never thought you could but wanted to try.

Evening classes will be open to all levels. 

Water Colourists – Join us to learn something new, to improve from where you are and simply to enjoy the support and camaraderie of a group of like minded people!  It’s all here!

 

Wednesdays  Afternoons   — Beginners Only  —

If class have begun please contact Gord to see if there is still space. 705-784-0380 or email gordfinlayson@gmail.com

Join us to learn something new, to improve from where you are and simply to enjoy the support and camaraderie of a group of like minded people!  It’s all here!!

New Summer Class

 Afternoons  July 10, 17, 25 & Aug 7, 14, 21.        1:00 to 4:00 PM.    $111.00 plus HST.

(6 Weeks) No Class July 31st.

 Afternoons:  Sept 4 to Oct 23.       (8 Weeks) 12:30 to 3:30 PM.    $148.00 plus HST.

 Afternoons:  Nov 6 – Dec 18 .         ( 7 Weeks) 12:30 to 3:30 PM.    $130.00 plus HST.

Thursdays Afternoons – Intermediate and Advanced

Drop Ins Welcome: $20.00 (Incl HST).

If class have begun please contact Gord to see if there is still space. 705-784-0380 or email gordfinlayson@gmail.com

 New Summer Class.

 Afternoons  July 11, 18, 25th & Aug 8, 15, 22nd.        (6 Weeks) 1:00 to 4:00 PM.    $111.00 plus HST.

No Class Aug 1st .

Afternoons. Sept 5th to Oct 24th        (8 Weeks )  12:30 to 3:30 PM.   $148.00 plus HST

Afternoons. Nov 7th to Dec 19th.       (7 Weeks )  12:30 to 3:30 PM.   $130.00 plus HST

Open Studio

This class will allow students of all levels in , Pen and Ink, Watercolour, Zantangle, or mixed mediums work at their own pace.  There will be instruction by Diane Finlayson to support all these mediums.

 

 

Thursday Evenings – All Levels – All Mediums

Drop Ins Always Welcome: $20.00 (Incl HST)

If class have begun please contact Gord to see if there is still space. 705-784-0380 or email gordfinlayson@gmail.com

Thursday Evenings   Sept 5th to Oct 24th .       (8 weeks ) 7:00 to 9:30 PM.   $148.00 plus HST.

Thursday Evenings   Nov 7th to Dec 19th       (7 weeks ) 7:00 to 9:30 PM.   $130.00 plus HST.