Papermania

For kids 4–6 years
Class Time: 9:30am–12:00pm

For kids 6–9 years
Class Time: 9:30am–12:00pm

With TBD

Draw and paint on it, tear it, cut it, paste it or paste on it! Roll it, tape it, crunch it, bend it, print it, decorate it or decorate with it...wrap, cover, flip, seal, sculpt, carve, gouge, cast it...use it for papier-mâché, a book, a mural or a miniature....create your image on it and wrap your mind around it...It's PAPERMANIA!

 

Age Group Week Offered
6–9 years Week 2 (Jul 10–14)
7–11 years Week 3 (Jul 17–21)
7–11 years Week 4 (Jul 24–28)
8–12 years Week 5 (Jul 31–Aug 4)
4–6, 6–9 years Week 8 (Aug 21–25)
4–6 years Week 9 (Aug 28–Sept 1)

Wild, Wild North: Forests

For kids 4–6 years
Class Time: 1:00pm–3:30pm

With TBD

Explore the Wild, Wild North of Canada, travelling across the great plains, forests, mountains and wetlands, from sea to shining sea. Visit the kingdom of the polar bear and marvel at the colours of the polar night. Watch and listen to the moose, geese, and loons and get inspired by the shapes, colours and sounds of nature.

Together we will explore the “Wild, Wild North” through sound recordings, short videos, stories, and images by Canadian artists. We will also share our own stories, tales and personal memories of the wilderness through art.

You will draw, paint, build, and sculpt using various techniques and materials including recycled objects, and natural matter such as flowers, rocks, twigs, leaves and grasses that you’ll collect outside.

Age Group Week Offered
4–6 years Week 1 (Jul 4–7)
4–6 years Week 2 (Jul 10–14)
4–6 years Week 3 (Jul 17–21)
4–6 years Week 5 (Jul 31–Aug 4)
4–6 years Week 6 (Aug 8–11)
4–6 years Week 7 (Aug 14–18)
4–6 years Week 8 (Aug 21–25)

Print Making

For kids 6–9 years
Class Time: 1:00pm–3:30pm

With TBD

Age Group Week Offered
6–9 years Week 8 (Aug 21–25)
6–9 years Week 9 (Aug 28–Sept 1)

Changing Faces: Worlds Real & Imagined

For kids 7–11 years
Class Time: 9:30am–12:00pm

With Cecily Moon

Faces hold a continual fascination in all of us (especially kids). In this course you will investigate the real and the fictional face; portraiture, decoration, masking and alteration of the face and will bridge the real world around us with imaginary worlds of mythology and fairytale. You will work with unique templates using wet and dry medium. face-paint, acrylic, pencil, crayon, oil pastel, gouache, paper cutting, collage and watercolour.

Age Group Week Offered
7–11 years Week 7 (Aug 14–18)
7–11 years Week 8 (Aug 21–25)

Colour Illuminated

For kids 7–11 years
Class Time: 1:00pm–3:30pm

With Cecily Moon

Enjoy five days of pure colour fun! Learn all about colour mixing, it’s use and application. Create painting compositions with new understanding and greater confidence, going from simple to more complex colour relationships. You will use a variety of media, including  acrylic, gouache, pastels and watercolours.

Age Group Week Offered
7–11 years Week 7 (Aug 14–18)
7–11 years Week 8 (Aug 21–25)

Lyrical Landscapes: Plein Air

For preteens/teens 11+ years
Class Times: 
9:30am–12:00pm,
1:00pm–3:30pm

With TBD

Enjoy the warm summer breeze while you draw and paint nature as you observe it, en plein air, at some of the beautiful parks near Rosetta. Several approaches to landscape drawing and painting will be discussed and you will learn techniques step-by-step, as demonstrated by your instructor. Special attention will be given to observation, composition, cropping as well as achieving a sense of distance and depth. All painting materials will be provided, but you should bring is your own sketchbook, water and snacks.

Age Group Week Offered
13+ years Week 2 (Jul 10–14)
9–12 years Week 3 (Jul 17–21)
13+ years Week 5 (Jul 31–Aug 4)
8–12 years Week 8 (Aug 21–25)

Portfolio Development for Art, Architecture & Design

For teens 13+ years
Class Times: 
9:30am–3:30pm (including lunch hour)

With Marija Barac Jandric

This summer crash course is designed to introduce you to the basics of portfolio development for post-secondary programs in art, architecture or design. You will begin the building process with a variety of art and design projects that explore many different mediums and techniques. You will be encouraged to focus on your personal development as an artist/designer as well as the development your discussion, critiquing and presentation skills. This course is especially recommended if you intend to take a full Portfolio Building course in the future.

 

Age Group Week Offered
13+ years Week 4 (Jul 24–28)
13+ years Week 8 (Aug 21–25)

Before/After Care

Please be punctual when picking up children. In the event of late pick-up, there will be a ten-minute grace period, after which a $35.00 fine will be charged. Supervised before and after care is available at $10/hr (pre-paid).

Before Care: 8:30am–9:30am
After Care: 3:30pm–5:00pm

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