Classes



KIDS



THE ART CLUB
Natalie Armistead
Ages 5-8
Sundays: February 21 -March 6
2pm-4pm
3 Sessions
$30 Members/$40 Non-Members

Each week students will create a project in a different media! Make friends and learn valuable skills in a creative and fun environment. Students will learn the basics of fundamental art  practices and media while creating exciting works of art over the course of 3 sessions.




CARTOONING & ANIMATION
With Hope Grant
Ages 8-12
Saturdays: January 16-February 6
2pm-4pm
4 Sessions
$35 Members/$45 Non-Members

Participants will learn about animation, flip books, and special tricks for cartooning!  This 4 session series is likely to be FUN and creative. Through the use of story boards,  character creation and imagination, Cartooning and Animation will teach participants traditional animation, problem solving and collective brainstorming.







MARCH BREAK 2016



MARCH 14– 18, 2016 

Single Class: 
members $18/ non-members $22 

Clay Day*: 
Members $22/ Non-Members $24 

Whole Week: 
members $80/ non-members $96 


MINI MAKER MORNINGS 

For ages 5 – 8 years 
9:30am – 12:00 pm 

Children will learn important skills and work with a variety of materials while exploring a new theme each day! Exciting projects will challenge and entertain students. 

AVID ARTIST AFTERNOONS 

For ages 8 –12 years 
1:30pm – 4:00 pm 

Students will learn techniques such as drawing, painting, sculpture and mixed media, while being taught about art and artists. Each day will cover new ideas, artists and skills. 

Monday: Painting 
Tuesday: Printmaking 
Wednesday: Clay* 
Thursday: Collage & Book Arts 
Friday: Found Object Sculpture






ADULT





INTRODUCTION TO ENCAUSTIC
With Jan Yates
Saturdays: February 13- February  27
1pm-4pm
3 Sessions
$55 Members/$65 Non-Members
Individual Session
$25 Members/$35 Non-Members

Encaustic mixes dry and oil pigments in hot beeswax.  Jan Yates has been working in encaustic for over 15 years and will share techniques including image transfer, collage, colour, glazing, layering, relief, and drawing. 
Open to those with no previous art-making experience as well as returning artists who want to further explore this alluring and tactile medium. A materials fee of $15 payable to the  instructor at the beginning of class will cover the cost of wax, tools and pigment. A materials list will be provided upon registration.
http://www.janyates.com/





COSTUMED LIFE-DRAWING 
(No Instructor) 
Thursdays: February 25 –March 31
6pm-9pm
6 Sessions
$70 Members/ $80 non-members

This six  session course will offer participants the opportunity to work from a model in costume  As with our regular Open Studio format quick studies to extended poses will be explored. Artists are free to choose their own media. 

No materials are provided by the gallery.







LEATHER POUCH CREATIONS
With Crystal Zettel
Saturday, March 5, 2016
1:30pm-4:30pm
1 Session
$25 Members/ $35 non-members

Using simple sewing techniques, participants will make a leather pouch. Perfect for the beginner or students interested in furthering their skills. 
A materials fee of $15 payable to the instructor at the start of class will cover a personal kit containing leather, crystals, porcupine quills and hair clip. 








TO REGISTER, PLEASE CONTACT THE GALLERY:


(905) 945-3246

gpag@grimsby.ca



*All gallery programs are subject to 
minimum and maximum registration. Payment is required
 7 days after the date of registration to ensure a spot. Classes are subject to change. Cancellations require 7 days' notice to receive a full refund. The gallery is not responsible for missed classes, and does not pro-rate classes without prior arrangements.