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.
WE ARE HOPING TO RUN OUTDOOR SUMMER CAMPS IN JULY & AUGUST —
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SUMMER ART-ON-LOCATION CAMPS : JULY 6 – AUGUST 28, 2020.
Location : Around Oakville and the Harbour, These plein air (painting outdoors in natural light) art courses have been popular & successful for 17 years in Oakville. Students learn a different medium each day, taking advantage of the outdoor scenery at the Oakville waterfront and harbour. 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 panting.
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 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 — 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!
PRIVATE LESSONS : LAST WEEK OF AUGUST & MARCH BREAK
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
Kandinsky Group, aged 5-10 years apply primary & secondary colour wheel to a Pizza t-shirt design in SUMMER ART-ON-LOCATION CAMP at OAKVILLE HARBOUR. PicARTso – 10-teens intermediate group and Teen classes also scheduled.
COURSE OUTLINE: Gilding with metallic gold, silver & bronze leaf, mixed media with ink, paint & pastels & paper mosaics
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: 5-10 yrs : Mondays, 4 – 5.30pm. Course for 6 weeks at Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville.
PicARTso Fine Art Course for 8 to teens: Wednesdays, 4.15 -6.15pm. for 12 weeks at John Knox Christian School, Sheridan Garden Dr. , Oakville.
PicARTso Fine Art Course for TEENS: Thursdays, 4.30 -6.30pm. for 12 weeks at Crackpot Studio, 301 Robinson St., Oakville.
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 TO 2021. PLEASE ENQUIRE ABOUT YOUR GROUP OF 8 OR MORE FOR MAY – OCTOBER 2021
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.