WELCOME TO ART-ON-LOCATION
CHILDREN | TEENS| ADULTS
Improve your drawing & painting skills | Learn to relax and escape into a painting,
Course Schedules for Adults, Teens, Tweens and Children
Students learn painting and drawing courses in different mediums,:
- training the creative eye,
- simplifying processes,
- enhancing skills and technique,
- Portfolio Preparation.
Whether you are a novice, intermediate or advanced artist, our classes are small for one-on-one instruction and all demos are done by instructor, local working artist, Dawn-Angela Seeley, author and tour facilitator to Tuscany. Composition work is also encouraged as well as group critiques to strengthen and fortify not only your painting but also your confidence.
Our courses take place in-studio and plein air/outdoors at the following locations:
Studio is located at Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville, ON. where we hold our Spring Fall and Winter sessions.
Oakville Harbour, Lakeside Park, Erchless Estate and DT Oakville is where we hold our summer camps and private lessons, sketching and painting landscape, lakescape, florals, portraits and architecture.
Private Art Clubs in schools:
Private schools: MacLachlan College, Oakville, ON.
John Knox Christian School, Oakville, ON.
Fern Hill School, Oakville, ON.
Paint, sketch and take in a show at the Shakespeare Festival and visit Art In The Park, Stratford, ON.
Summer Camps 2023 on the River Avon, Stratford, ON
Our new studio is located at Studio 107, on Falstaff St., corner of the Bradshaw Lofts of 245 Downie St., Stratford, ON N5R 1X5..
TUSCANY and other PAINTING GETAWAYS will resume after the pandemic:
Adult Painting Getaways to:
Stratford’s Shakespeare Festival, Ontario, Canada;
St. Augustine, Florida;
Yorkshire Moors & Dales, United Kingdom;
Custom tours for private groups of 8 or more.
Please pre-register on our Registration page.
LESSONS, WORKSHOPS, PA Days & CAMPS
Drawing & Painting courses for children, tweens, teens and adults. See course schedules for locations:
IN-STUDIO with Dawn-Angela: Winter, Spring and Fall Courses for students to gain a comprehensive foundation course for fine arts. Starting in January, March, September. .See course schedules on our lessons & workshops page for locations.
WHAT IS A PORTY PREP COURSE?
Portfolio Preparation courses are for students requiring coaching for interviews and applications to apply to art schools and post secondary schools.
IN-SCHOOL with Dawn-Angela:– Art-On-Location in the classroom, and outdoors in nature. Have a professional artist teach your class or your art teacher:
-skill -technique -medium -style
Painting workshops with one-on-one demos for special events (Mothers Day, Fathers Day, Holidays).
ON-LOCATION with Dawn-Angela: Learn to paint plein air (outdoors in natural light) in our children & teen’s summer camps or annual Creative Getaways at picturesque Oakville Harbour on Lake Ontario and on the Avon river in Stratford, Ontario, Canada.
ADULT ARTISTS RETREATS with Dawn-Angela
ARTISTS’ GETAWAY TO STRATFORD ONTARIO | May, 2023
Join us for a Mini Staycay! 4 Days in Stratford with the following charms:
- 4 painting workshops Plein Air at the River Avon (morning painting) and the Shakespearean Gardens (afternoon painting)
- Many plays to choose from in one of Stratford’s world class theatres, The Avon, Festival or new (award winning architecture of the Tom Patterson Theatre. See playbill: www.stratfordfestival.ca
- Post Industrial Loft Style, self contained suites with kitchen and laundry.
- Visit Art In the Park and meet local Ontario artists and artisans on the banks of the River Avon.
- Shop Ontario street for artistic shops, galleries and boutiques.
- Visit Gallery Stratford and the Stratford Museum.
- Excellent choice of restaurants with professional chefs.
- Sketch, Paint and Enjoy with like minded Artists.
Upon request: Painting workshops in St. Augustine, Florida; Tobermory, Ontario and Tuscany. You pick the date and bring your group.
TUSCANY CUSTOMISED GROUP TOURS with Dawn-Angela:
Families, reunions, milestones… minimum 8. Postponed to 2023. Not limited to artists — family and friends welcome. Art workshops on tour are optional, as are cooking, golfing, riding.
* TUSCANY TOUR GUIDE — An Adventure In Tuscany, 16 daily
excursions in this do-it yourself Tuscany guide. All you need to know from when your flight lands to your rental car pick-up to accommodation, day trips, excursions, restaurants, sightseeing/art/museums, activities for children, CD story of Beppino the Friendly Tuscan Wolf. Special price: $15.99 including CD.
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COMMISSIONED PAINTINGS — Corporate & Residential paintings can be commissioned in:watercolours
oils, acrylics, watercolours, charcoal or pastel
Customised to your wall size & home decor. Specializing in Tuscan landscapes, architecture and florals.
HOUSE PORTRAITS — Commissioned paintings of your home’s exterior, places of nostalgia & memories of life’s special places and occasions. Realtor’s client gifts.
PRAYING IN COLOUR — Guided meditations in colour, on paper or canvas, Art-On-Location presents to schools, churches, women’s groups….
BIRTHDAY pARTies & Corporate pARTies — We put fine art in pARTies. Team building workshops, special events (Mothers Day, Fathers Day).
* GIFT CERTIFICATES can be customized, ordered and be used for paintings, supplies or lessons.