Lessons & Workshops

FOR CHILDREN, TWEENS, TEENS AND ADULTS

All drawing and painting courses are a disciplined progression of training and creativity with a fun approach to artistic learning. Courses and private lessons for children, teens and adults are a relaxing, nurturing, even healing experience for novice, intermediate and experienced painters. Improves perception & focus and reduces stress & anxiety. AND WHO DOESN’T NEED THAT?

___________________

SUMMER CAMPS 2022

Registration Open for weekly camps from June 27. 9.30am to 1pm. Bring lunch.

EARLY RESERVATION REQUIRED. SOME WEEKS ARE ALREADY FULLY BOOKED.

________________________

SUMMER ART CAMPS | Oakville, Lake Ontario & Harbour

Students learn to paint in natural light, en Plein Air. Learn a different medium each day, walk from painting site to painting site for landscape, lakescape, florals, animal portraits and architecture.

Registration Opens February 17. One &/or 2-week courses:

Week 1: June 27-30. Pro-rated on 4 day weeks.

Weeks 2, 3, 4: July 4-8; 11-15; 25-29;

Weeks 5, 6, 7, 8: August 2-5 (Full, wait listed for cancellations), August 8-12, August 15-19, August 29 – Sept. 2.

Tuition: Age Group 6-12 years, $357.25 includes professional quality materials and tax.

                 Age Group 12 to Teens. $463.30 includes professional quality materials and tax.

FullSizeRender
IMG_1812

________________________

SUMMER ART CAMPS | Stratford, Tom Patterson Island. Meeting point: 300 Lakeside Dr. at the bridge to the Island.

Students learn to paint in natural light, en Plein Air. Learn a different medium each day, walk from painting site to painting site for landscape, lakescape, florals, nature & organics and architecture.

Week 1: July 18 – 22, 2022, 9.30 to 12.30pm.

Ages: 12 to Teens.

Week 2: August 2 – 6, 2022, 9.30 to 12.30pm. from Tom Patterson Island, Stratford.

Tuition: Age Group 6-12 years, $357.25 includes professional quality materials and tax.

                 Age Group 12 to Teens. $463.30 includes professional quality materials and tax.

img_9330-1-copy
IMG_5440

SPRING ART-ON-LOCATION COURSE SCHEDULES & WORKSHOPS:

Children’s and Teen courses start April 4 and April 6 for 12 weeks.

Studio location: 301 Robinson St. Oakville, ON.

Plein Air location: Oakville Harbour, Front St. ON.

– Train your creative eye!

– Improve your drawing & painting skills, 

– Learn new techniques,

– Relax & escape into a painting or drawing,

– Practise increasing your focus.

________________________

CHILDREN’S COURSE

8-13 YR OLDS, Tuesdays: April 12, 4 – 5.30pm.

INTRO to WATER BASED OIL PAINTING

12 weeks: Tuition $390 + $30 materials : $474.60 incl. materials & tax. Pro-rated if late start/availability.

________________

TEEN COURSE

Wednesdays: Starting April 6, 4.30- 6.30pm. 

INTRO to WATER BASED OIL PAINTING as we support the Ukraine in their flags yellow & blue.

12 weeks: Tuition $600 + $40 materials : $723.20 incl. materials & tax. Pro-rated if late start/availability.

____________________

PRIVATE LESSONS

$75/hr.

Can’t commit? Take a look at our individual workshops below and select your interest or an area that you need to polish up your Rough Diamonds.

WORKSHOPS

For Teens and Adults |Tuesdays 3 hrs. 6-9pm:

Materials supplied so that you can explore before purchasing. Workshops are designed for those who need to pick & choose when/what they need to learn or hone. Ideal for those who cannot commit to longer courses.

Dutch Kissing Pour Workshop #12

WORKSHOPS

#1. Introduction to Different Paint Mediums and Techniques — See, Touch, Feel the Paint. April 12.

(Can be combined with Workshops 2, 3, 4 and 9/10 or 11)

#2. Simple colour Wheel: Primary, Secondary, Tertiary and Complementary Colours. April 19.

(Recommend combine with Workshops 1, 3, 4)

#3. Purist Approach to Colour Mixing — Train your Eye to see Light Values. Easier Than You Thought. April 26.

(Recommend combine with Workshops 4)

#4. Training the Eye to See Line, Shape, Form and Negative Space. May 3.

#5. Sketching Vs. Drawing. Still Life in graphite and charcoal. May 10.

(Recommend combine with Workshop 4)

#6. Strong Composition – A Prerequisite to Strong Paintings and Drawings. May 17.

(Recommend combine with Workshops 4, 5, 8 and/or 9/10 or 11 )

___________________________________________________________________

PAUSE FOR Summer Art Camps June 27 to September 2, 2022.

___________________________________________________________________

#7. What is Plein Air Painting and What Do I Need? TBC:  September 27.

(Recommend combine with Workshops 9)

#8. Train Your Eye to See Light & Shade. TBC: October 4.

#9. Introduction to Watercolours. TBC: October 11.

(Recommend combine with Workshops 3, 4 and /or 6)

#10. Introduction to Acrylic Painting. TBC: October 18.

(Recommend combine with Workshops 3, 4 and /or 6)

#11. Introduction to Water Based Oil Painting. TBC: October 25.

(Recommend combine with Workshops 3, 4 and /or 6)

#12. Dutch Kissing Pours — Fluid Non-Objective Paintings. TBC: November 1.

Workshops can be scheduled for groups on other days. Minimum 4 people per party.

Cost: $79 + small materials fee in some painting workshops: 

Materials for Workshop #1: $6; #2: $4; #3: $5; #4: $0; #5: $0; #6: $0; #7: $5, #8: $0; #9: $4; #10-12: $6; #12: $12.

Choose 1 for $79 or 6 workshops for $450.00 +tax (and materials budget when applicable, see above). Minimum 4 registered participants for workshop to run.

GREAT FOR GROUP TEAM BUILDING, BIRTHDAYS, CELEBRATIONS.

_________________________________________________________________

ADULTS | PAINTING MADE SIMPLE

LARGE FLOWERS WITH PALETTE KNIFE in acrylic or water based oils.

Jan. 27, 2022. 10.30am to 2pm. 6 weeks: $406.08 + tax.

_________________

SPRING TULIPS| Large Canvas – Water Based Oils or Acrylics

March 31 – May 5 : 10.30am to 2pm. Acrylics or water based oils. Please come with a neutral background prepared for tulip reference. Paint all 4 sides of your 1.5” gallery canvas (available at Jysk): $525 + tax.

Tulip Fantasy, acrylic on 36x14x1.5″ gallery canvas by Dawn-Angela. Original $490.

_______________________

WINDOWS & DOORS | Painting Plein Air Landscapes & Architectural Details

Outdoors, weather permitting, move to studio if inclement weather.

May 12 – June 16 : Watercolours or water based oils (bare in mind watercolours are easiest to deal with outdoors). $445+ HST*.

*21 hours of instruction. Minimum 4 students required for courses to run. 

Dappled Sunlight
Dappled Sunlight, watercolour 8.5×11″ on 300lb Arches paper by Dawn-Angela. Frame: Mahogany wood, 12.5 x 15.5″. Limited print: $250.

______________________

ARTIST’S GETAWAY FOR ADULTS| Stratford, Ontario:

4 Workshops On-Location

Painting & Fellowship with Like Minds.

Boutique accommodations with room for your easel in case of rain

Shakespeare Festival (3 theatres) and Art In The Park

Antique Stores, shopping & superb restaurants

Spa Treatments.

September 11 – 14 : Hold the date. Reservations will be on hold for 60 days.

TBC : Budget $1100, double occupancy in self contained apartment for accommodation, painting program at different locations and lessons. Excludes meal, theatre tickets, spa treatments. Minimum number of private suites available on first-come-first served basis.

RSVP & contact for more details: info@artonlocation.ca

____________________

Ensemble of Poppies, 48x40x1.75″ embellished acrylic giclee on gallery canvas by Dawn-Angela. $900.

Home Show by appointment. Jewellery for Your Walls.

WINTER 2021/22 ART-ON-LOCATION COURSE SCHEDULES :

  1. Teens: PicARTso Monday Course: WINTER SCENES WITH PALETTE KNIFE. January 31, 4.30 to 6.30pm. 8 weeks: $497.20 incl. materials & tax. (Excluding Family Day, Feb. 21 and March Break).

2. 8-13 Yrs: Kandinsky Wednesday Course : Brush, Spray and splatter WINTER WONDER TECHNIQUES in acrylic on canvas. February 2, 4.30 to 6.00pm. 8 weeks (excluding March Break): $379.68 incl. materials & tax.

3. Private lessons: Wednesdays, 3.30 to 5pm.

Teens: PicARTso Monday Course: WINTER SCENES WITH PALETTE KNIFE.

January 31, 4.30 to 6.30pm. 8 weeks: $497.20 incl. materials & tax. (Excluding Family Day, Feb. 21 and March Break).

Winter Wonder, Impasto acrylic on gallery canvas by Dawn-Angela, 2021. Home Show by appointment. Jewellery for Your Walls.

____________________________________________________________________

Email for more details and/or materials list for adult courses from instructor: info@artonlocation.ca

%d bloggers like this: