Visual Arts

Learn. Grow. Create.

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

Classes

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 week's end. 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.

Fall (Sep 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.

Fall (Sep start)

Indigenous Arts Courses

Beadwork Projects (ages 6+)

Each class will focus on different techniques and will include First Nations traditional teachings surrounding beadwork. All projects are $20/person, most materials provided.

Moccasin Making (ages 6+)

Participants will learn how to make a basic granny moccasin (or Cree moccasin) with instructor Tanya Sayer (Spirit Wear). Each 4 week class will complete 1 set of moccasins within the session; sign up for multiple sessions to make more than 1 set of moccasins.

Ribbon Skirt/Shirt (ages 6+)

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 and protocols will also be shared throughout the class. Each 4 week class will complete 1 ribbon skirt or shirt within the session. If you wish to make a shirt, please bring a button-up shirt that you would like to sew ribbon onto. If you wish to make a skirt, fabric and materials will be provided. $15/person. Classes are taught by Tanya Sayer of Spirit Wear.

Art Workshops

Family Art Workshops (ages 6+)

Join us for 3 hours on a Sunday to engage in fun art activities with all the members of your family. Fees are determined per person and include all the materials you will need for the workshop. Children under 8 should be accompanied by an adult. These workshops are led by Toby Anderson.

Filters

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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