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.
SUMMER ART-ON-LOCATION CAMPS :
JULY 5 – SEPTEMBER 3, 2021. Weekly or 2 weekly camps, no camp week of August 2.
Location : Around Oakville and the Harbour, these drawing & plein air (painting outdoors in natural light) art courses have been popular & successful for 20 years in Oakville. Students learn a different medium each day, taking advantage of the outdoor scenery in the town of Oakville, Lake Ontario’s waterfront and the harbour at Sixteen Mile Creek. To book your child or a group, contact: email@example.com.
FINE ART SUMMER DAY CAMPS are the Best Fine Art Courses in Oakville. Taught by professional artists! Classes in all mediums. This is NOT an arts & crafts camp. Students of all ages are trained in traditional realism, impressionistic, abstract and non-objective styles of drawing and painting.
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 and teens in a relaxing, nurturing, even healing experience for novice, intermediate and experienced painters.
DRAWING: PASTELS, CONTE, GRAPHITE, CHARCOAL PAINTING: WATERCOLOURS, ACRYLICS, OIL PASTELS, MIXED MEDIA
One-on-one instruction for this foundation course, training the creative eye to see shape, composition, light values, colour mixing — a purist approach, using primary
colours, providing FUNdamental base for future art endeavours. Encouraging & nurturing natural creative talent and skills in non-threatening setting. Art show on last day, frame-worthy art to take home.
Tuition: Little Kandinskys: 6-11 years $295+ tax: $333.35
PicArtso Teens: 12-teens $350+ tax: $395.50
We welcome teens every week but we are trying to gather them together on the following weeks:
July 26 and August 23.
Professional quality art materials: Included in price, all professional level art supplies. We believe the best student potential and quality work is enhanced by top quality materials. Date/Time: Monday to Friday, 9.15am to 1.15pm. Bring portable folding chair for walking to sites, picnic lunch and drinks. A full list of requirements will be sent to you once your registration is confirmed.
Meeting point for daily excursions: George’s Parkette at Front and George St., Oakville.
BOOK WELL IN ADVANCE — A limited number of private, in-home or park lessons are available for the following days on a first come first served basis: $150/2 hr. sessions. firstname.lastname@example.org
PRIVATE LESSONS : WEEK OF AUGUST 2 & MARCH BREAK
COURSE OUTLINE: Drawing, Composition & waterbased paint mediums
Various Venues & In-school Programs:
Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville.
In-School classes: John Knox Christian School, 2232 Sheridan Garden Dr., Oakville. Fernhill School, 3300 Ninth Line; MacLachlan College, 337 Trafalgar Rd., New Central Public School, Balsam Ave.; St. Vincent’s Catholic School, Oakville.
Little Kandinsky Course: 7-12 yrs : Tuesdays, Sept. 14, 4.15 – 5.45pm. Course for 10 weeks at Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville.
Tuition: 6-11 years $395+ tax: $593.25, includes all professional level art supplies.
PicARTso Fine Art Course for 12 to teens: Wednesdays, Sept. 15. 12, 4.30 -6.30pm. for 10 weeks at Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville.
Tuition: PicArtso Teens: 12-teens $595+ tax: $672.35, includes all professional level art supplies.
Adults Painting Made Simple Fine Art Course : Thursdays, Sept. 16, 11 – 2.30pm. for 6 weeks at Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville.
Tuition: $360+ tax: $406.80. Student to supply materials from choice of medium from Materials List supplied.
PA DAYS AND MARCH BREAK DAY CAMPS
From 9.00 to 1.00pm. at Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville. ALSO: at John Knox School, 2232 Sheridan Garden Dr., Oakville. For ages 6-15yrs. Bring snack and lunch. All materials for the morning and taxes included: $62.15/day or $299.45/week. 10% off for second child in the family.COURSE OUTLINE: Dutch Pours, Kissing Pours & Fluid Acrylic Flood Pours. Want to make it a full day? Add on Crackpot’s Walk-In Ceramics Studio for the afternoon.
Create non-objective fluid paintings in these workshops. Send your colour swatch requests with your children so they can create art for your home decor! Limited to 8 students / workshop: Book early.
ADULTS | PAINTING MADE SIMPLE : Thursday mornings, 9.30 am. to 1pm. , for 6 weeks at Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville.
Beautiful LIGHT & AIRY studio space for our SPRING, FALL & WINTER ART-ON-LOCATION SESSIONS.
PRIVATE LESSONS : In traditional drawing, watercolours, acrylics and oils. Call for availability for afternoons in March Break and last week of August: Min 2 hr. session $75/hr. Discounts on multiple bookings.
To book your school for a special event such as Mothers Day or Fathers Day, or a series of workshops or teacher training, contact: email@example.com
Course Description You choose your medium! Dawn-Angela is experienced in all mediums and will help you to develop your painting skills in watercolours, acrylics or water-based oils. She also teaches mixed media & gilding. Focus is on one-on-one demos and student’s individualized goals. Small classes, individual attention to your chosen project. Train your eye to see Light Values, Form & Shape and Great Composition. Click here for adult classes.
6-week courses, mornings and evenings, starting January, March, May, September and November.
GETAWAYS TO TUSCANY | CUSTOMISED FOR FAMILIES, SINGLES, GROUPS AND TEENS. MAY – SEPTEMBER UPON REQUEST FOR GROUPS OF 8 OR MORE.
POSTPONED. PLEASE ENQUIRE ABOUT YOUR GROUP OF 8 OR MORE FOR MAY – OCTOBER.
Location : Tuscany! Take the Family! Plan a Reunion! Motivational Getaways and Yoga retreats. Optional lessons for artists to sketch and paint with Dawn-Angela. Plein air art courses (painting outdoors in natural light) have been popular & successful for 17 years in medieval village of Anghiari ( 1 hour and 20 minutes both of Florence). Non- artists have sightseeing itinerary while students learn a different mediums, taking advantage of the outdoor scenery. To book your child or a group, for itineraries contact Dawn-Angela, instructor and tour facilitator: firstname.lastname@example.org.
From $3195/adult double occupancy. Children discounted and quoted in custom family rates: email@example.com
Check website, GETAWAYS menu.