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Visual Arts

Learn. Grow. Create.

Stretch your creative muscles with our visual arts programs designed for a variety of ages.


More class information can be found in our online registration system, click on the course links below.

Youth Art Courses

Comic Book Hero (ages 10-14)

Learn about the comic book greats and put together a short panelled story by the term end. In this 6-week course, build both your drawing and creative writing skills and learn tips and hints to take home and try on your own. This class is taught by Toby Anderson.

Winter (Jan start)

World of Fantasy, Sci-Fi, & Everything Else (ages 8-12)

Be inspired by fandoms of all types from My Little Pony to Harry Potter to create fantastic 2D and 3D artwork that is out of this world and even out of this galaxy. This class is taught by Toby Anderson and is 6-weeks in length.

Winter (Jan Start)

Indigenous Arts Courses

Beadwork Projects (ages 6+)

Each class will focus on different techniques and will include First Nations traditional teachings surrounding beadwork. Most materials provided.

Ribbon Skirt/Shirt (ages 6+)

Learn how to sew a ribbon skirt/shirt in 4-weeks. The ribbon skirt/shirt is worn for every day wear as well as traditional activities like a ceremony, round dance, feast, powwow or special occasion. Anyone wishing to learn is welcome to participate. Teachings, storytelling, and protocols are integral to this program will also be shared throughout the classes. Most materials provided.


Fashion Basics Workshop (ages 16+)

Join artist Joely BigEagle-Kequahtooway (Buffalo People Arts Institute) to discover basics of creating your own fashion line. Discover your unique drawing style, learn to build a pattern from your drawings, and try to make a garment.


You can use the Filters on the Program Search page to browse all Centre for Continuing Education or Conservatory of Performing Arts.

Filter Type Filter Description
Location Centre for Continuing Education All classes offered through the Centre for Continuing education
Program Category Visual Arts & Culture All visual arts offered by the Conservatory of Performing Arts
Department Conservatory of Performing Arts All classes offered by the Conservatory of Performing Arts

There are other filters as well so you can narrow your search as much, or as little, as you want.


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