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CULTURE CAMP ~ A TASTE OF ART 
JULY 4-8 (ALL DAY)
AGES 6-13 ~ 9:00AM-3:30PM 
$145
EXTENDED CARE $38 WEEK: 7:30AM - 6PM

Register for this Culture Camp at the Peach King Centre or online www.grimsby.ca

Each day we will explore a different art style to give participants a wide variety of experiences.  Try your hand at painting, drawing, sculpting and much more!  A great introductory class to try out, but also suitable for a young experienced artist.



LEGO MAKER WEEK 
JULY 4-8
AGES 5-12 ~ 1:30PM-4PM 
$20 REGISTRATION
Register at the Gallery 

Get creative with Lego!  This week, participants will look at lego in colour, form, and shape while creating their own masterpieces with our favourite building blocks!



SUPERHERO ART WEEK
JULY 11-15
AGES 5-8 ~ 9:30AM-12PM 
AGES 8-12 ~ 1:30PM-4PM 
$80 MEMBERS/$96 NON-MEMBERS
Register  at the Gallery 

Using clay, paint and mixed media, participants can re-create their own superheroes or create their OWN.  This fun week will focus on our favourite caped beings while introducing fun art techniques and applications.



CULTURE CAMP ~ WATER 
JULY 18-22 (ALL DAY)
AGES 6-13 ~ 9:00AM-3:30PM 
$145
EXTENDED CARE: $38  7:30AM-6PM

Register for this Culture Camp at the Peach King Centre or online www.grimsby.ca

This week we will explore how water can be used in art to create images or form objects.  A creative, fun week with an interesting spin that is hands on but also thought provoking



WILD ANIMAL SAFARI!
JULY 25-29 
AGES 5-8 ~ 9:30AM-12PM 
AGES 8-12 ~ 1:30PM-4PM 
$80 MEMBERS/$96 NON-MEMBERS
Register  at the Gallery 

What kid doesn’t love animals? For those students with an equal love of wildlife and the Arts, this week will explore the captivating world of zoology through works of art inspired by their favourite beasts! 



CREATIVE COMIC MAKERS
AUGUST 2-5 
AGES 5-8 ~ 9:30AM-3:30PM 
$160 
EXTENDED CARE: $30, 8:30AM-5PM
Register at the Gallery 

The Grimsby Public Art Gallery and the Grimsby Public Library invite you to  come explore the wonderful world of comics, character creation, and book-related arts. Through an exciting combination of literacy and creativity, students will create artworks and stories to share!



CULTURE CAMP ~ ART FROM IMAGES 
AUGUST 8-12 (ALL DAY)
AGES 6-13 ~ 9:00AM-3:30PM 
$145
EXTENDED CARE: $38, 7:30AM-6PM

Register for this Culture Camp at the Peach King Centre or online www.grimsby.ca

We will explore how we can use images to create art.  From guided painting, to more abstract ideas, the before and afters will be fun to compare.  Another fun and creative week that will expand your child’s creativity and concepts of art.




FANTASY ART WEEK

AUGUST 15-19 

AGES 5-8 ~ 9:30AM-12PM 
AGES 8-12 ~ 1:30PM-4PM 
$80 MEMBERS/$96 NON-MEMBERS
Register  at the Gallery 

In a land far, far away, on a street named  Carnegie Lane, brave heroes and crafty villains will gather to  create wondrous works inspired by legends and myths of old. This is the perfect week for Fantasy-loving students!



CULTURE CAMP ~ ART IN NATURE 
AUGUST 22-26 (ALL DAY)
AGES 5-8 ~ 9:30AM-3:30PM 
$145
EXTENDED CARE: $38, 7:30AM -6PM

Register for this Culture Camp at the Peach King Centre or online www.grimsby.ca

This art filled week will be nature inspired.  We will use items from nature for creating projects, and we will create nature inspired projects!



ADULT


LIFE DRAWING
(no instructor)
Wednesdays: June 29 - July 27
(No session July 13)
6pm - 8pm
4 Sessions
$60 members/$70 non-members

This Open Studio format allows each artist/student to determine their own needs; quick studies,  gestures and extended poses. There is no instructor and each  participant chooses their own media. No materials are provided by the gallery.  

*Please note that all materials must be non-toxic; oils, solvents and sprays are NOT permitted at the GPAG.






THE HISTORICAL SCRAPBOOK
With Katia Perez Mendez
Sunday, July 10, 2016
1:30pm-4:30pm
$35 Members/$45 Non-Members


Participants will learn to create a historical and artistic scrapbook. Guided by the instructor, students will be shown how to consolidate their ideas step by step through the process of creating their own historical scapbook.  Students will apply the principles of design ie. colour schemes, composition, balance, rhythm, scale, proportion and perspective.  Students are encouraged to be creative and may apply different textures and techniques, such as watercolour painting, collage, photographic retouching, crackle and wrap plastic paint finish, stencils and stamps.

*Material List to be provided upon registration










ARE YOU IN YOUR RIGHT MIND? 
(INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING)
With Hether Klesh
Sundays:  May 8– June 12
(No Class May 22)
2pm-4pm
6 sessions
$60 Members/$70 Non-Members

Want to see what you've been missing? These lessons are about learning to see better, whatever your medium or art style is and will truly change the way you look at all things. Both creativity and curiosity are encouraged through personally experiencing the left and right hemisphere states, making experience a more powerful teacher than the retention of facts. Hamilton Artist Hether Klesh is self taught and continues to research art, seeing and the brain. 

**Material List to be provided upon 
registration.








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.