Burlington Art Centre WINTER 2010 Studio Programs by wtyrnm45


									A28 Photography Fundamentals II
For the serious hobby photographer with experience, this course will
                                                                                      REGISTRATION INFORMATION – WINTER 2010
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further your understanding of photographic principles. Students will get
                                                                                                                                                                                     WINTER 2010
                                                                                      CALL (905) 632-7796 ExT. 307 TO REGISTER.
more out of the course if they own and bring a DSLR camera that permits               REGISTRATION BEGINS NOVEMBER 9TH
the use of inter-changeable lenses. While film cameras will be referred to,           Classes are cancelled if minimum enrolment is not met.
the course stresses digital image making. Fee $140 Instructor: Edward
Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 7-9:30 pm
                                                                                      PLEASE REGISTER EARLY
                                                                                      Registration is complete upon receipt of fee. BAC reserves the right
                                                                                      to cancel or combine classes if minimum enrolment is not met. All
                                                                                                                                                                                  Studio Programs
                                                                                      classes require a minimum number of students.
SCULPTING & CARVING                                                                   Refund Guidelines:
A71 Intermediate Wildfowl Carving                                                     Refunds are cheques payable to registrants, subject to the following:
                                                                                      1. No refund can be given after the third class of a course.
Students will have the opportunity to work on carving a Baltimore Oriole in
                                                                                      2. No refund will be processed unless a formal request is made by
tupelo wood. Students may bring in a bird that they have partially finished              the student (or parent) before the third class.
or they may start a new project from a pattern supplied by the instructor.            3. Except for courses cancelled by the Centre, all refunds will be
Individual assistance will be given to areas in which students may need special          subject to a twenty-five dollar administration charge and a pro-
attention, such as sculpting of feather groups, setting the eyes, texturing, and         rated deduction for classes up to AND including the date of the
wood burning. For those who wish to start a new project, a tupelo cutout can             refund request.
be purchased from the instructor. Fee $190 Instructor: Victor Paroyan                 4. Refunds will be issued within six weeks of the cancellation.
                                                                                      5. Save your receipt for tax purposes.
Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 10 am-1 pm
                                                                                      Our email address is info@burlingtonartcentre.on.ca
A31 Wood Carving                                                                      Our website is BurlingtonArtCentre.on.ca (for course information,
Students will be able to choose from a variety of projects that will be made          not registration)
available by the instructor or ones of their own choosing. No carving                 Adult students supply their own materials unless noted otherwise.
experience required, but those with some experience are welcome also.                 Supply lists will be provided at registration. Materials for children’s
A fee will be charged for projects and wood provided by the instructor.               courses are included in the registration fee.
Equipment will be available on loan for those who require it. Fee $165                Your input is important to us. If you have comments or
Instructor: Michael Sheppard                                                          suggestions regarding classes, workshops or events, please
Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 7-10 pm                                                     email them to Matt England, Curator of Education at
A05 Sculpting the Figure in Clay
Your opportunity to be introduced to sculpting the human figure. Students
will learn how to sculpt in clay from the nude model. Fundamental
sculptural principles of form, space, line and texture will be covered as
well as study of human anatomy. Some experience in figurative study
through drawing, painting or sculpting is recommended. Fee $210
Instructor: Wayne Moore
Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 1-4 pm                                                       ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS: The Burlington Art Centre gratefully
                                                                                       acknowledges the financial support of our Membership, Corporate
                                                                                       Members and Sponsors; the BAC Foundation; Arts Burlington; the
                                                                                       Volunteer Council; the City of Burlington; Burlington Community
                                                                                       Foundation; the Ontario Arts Council; The Canada Council for the Arts;
                                                                                       and the Federal Department of Canadian Heritage.

Fees listed are for non-members.                                                                          1333 Lakeshore Road
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course fee.                                                                                                  P (905) 632 - 7796
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our instructors.                                                                                                                                                                                    NOVEMBER 9TH

FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH                                                                Instructor: Claudia Sputore
Children’s Classes Sponsored by:                                                      Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 1-3 pm                                 MEMBERSHIP
                                                                                      C03 Handbuilding & the Wheel (12-15yrs)                                            Become a Member and receive a $20.00 discount off the listed course fee.
                                                                                      Students explore handbuilding construction techniques, experiment with             Members of the Burlington Art Centre also enjoy the following
KINDER (AGES 4-6)                                                                     shapes and texture and try basic techniques for throwing cylinders and bowls       benefits:
                                                                                      on the wheel. More challenging work will be assigned to students with previous       •	 discounts at local art supply stores
C31 Pottery & Art for Young Children (4-6yrs)                                                                                                                              •	 discounts at the Art Etc Gift Shop
This exciting program for 4 to 6 year olds allows them to develop three-dimensional   experience. Fee $135 Instructors: Michelle Lynn & Dawn Hackett-Burns
                                                                                      Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 9:30-11:30 am                            •	 discounted tickets to special events
design skills through pottery projects combined with two-dimensinoal drawing and                                                                                           •	 reciprocal gallery privileges through the Ontario Association of
painting activities. Fee $135 Instructor: Joan Urquhart
Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 1-3 pm                                                      TEEN & YOUTH                                                                            Art Galleries (OAAG)
                                                                                                                                                                         Individual & Family memberships available. Call (905)632-7796 ext 304
Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 1-3 pm                                                      C05 Fantasy Drawing II (13+yrs)
                                                                                                                                                                         for more information.
C41 Art Explorers (4-6yrs)                                                            A followup to Fantasy Drawing, furthering skills, characterizations and
This program is specially designed to introduce young children to drawing,            techniques in creating imaginative detailed drawings of fantasy creatures
                                                                                      and figures. Fee $125 Instructor: Brigitte Huard
painting, clay sculpting and craft activities. Children in this class should
                                                                                      Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 1-3 pm
                                                                                                                                                                         MARCH BREAK
plan to come and have fun with art! Fee $130                                                                                                                             March 15th to 19th
Instructor: Lia Van Pelt                                                              T09 Advanced Cartooning (13+yrs)                                                   Registration begins January 25th
Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 9:30-11:30 am                             Learn how to make a comic book or graphic novel. Take the story from
Instructor: Deb McBride                                                               idea to finished product and all the steps in between. Classes include:            March Break Art Classes
Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 1-3 pm                                    How to make a character guide/develop characters, how to let your art tell         Half day sessions. Includes all materials unless indicated. Wear old
                                                                                      a story, common ideals in comics, and how to work up a full page instead           clothes or a paint shirt.
CHILDREN                                                                              of just a series of panels. Fee $125 Instructor: Craig Arndt                       Sign up for mornings: 9:30 am - noon or afternoons: 1 - 3:30 pm
C15 Art at the Centre (6-8yrs)                                                        Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 1-4 pm                                  Ages 4 to 5 or Ages 5 and 6
In this popular program, students explore various craft and art projects.                                                                                                ‘Art and Pottery for Kinders’
                                                                                      C14 Intro to Manga Cartooning (13+yrs)
This is an enjoyable introduction to skills and an opportunity to expand                                                                                                 Four sessions of art and craft activities and one of pottery.
                                                                                      Can’t get enough of Yu-Gi-Oh!, Dragonball Z or Japanese anime? Fans
creative horizons. Fee $135 Instructor: Claudia Sputore                                                                                                                  Mornings: 9:30 am – noon
                                                                                      of this artform will learn the basics of the Manga (comic book) style.
Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 9:30-11:30 am                                                                                                                Afternoons: 1:00 – 3:30 pm
                                                                                      Fee $125Instructor: Craig Arndt
C10 Claywork: Pottery & Sculpture (6-8yrs)                                            Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) 9:30 - 11:30am                               Fee: $100
Let’s play with clay! Students are introduced to handbuilding their own pottery and                                                                                       Ages 6 to 8/ 8 to 10/ 10 to 12
                                                                                      T11 Animation Studio (14+yrs)
sculptures and learn the important art of play. Fee $135 Instructor: Heather Kuzyk
                                                                                      For those who are interested in getting into post-secondary animation              ‘The Mixed Bag’
Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 1-3 pm
                                                                                      or illustration programs, this course will give you a taste of college entry       Five mornings or afternoons, a different activity and studio each day:
C09 Claywork (after school) (10-12yrs)                                                expectations, the facts about the business, plus advanced drawing with             Painting, Cartooning, Weaving, Pottery and Gallery Tours/Activities.
Get your hands in clay after a hard day at school! Make your own                      strong focus on the human figure. Includes two sessions with a costumed            Mornings: 9:30 am – noon
pottery and sculptures and have some fun. Fee $110 Instructor: Eileen                 model. Fee $170 Instructor: Melissa Belanger                                       Afternoons: 1:00 – 3:30 pm
Earnshaw-Borghesan                                                                    Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 4-6 pm                                                   Please register by age group, for either a morning or afternoon session.
Tue Jan 12 - Mar 02 Time: 4:30-6 pm                                                                                                                                      Fee: $100
                                                                                      T13 Top Fashion Design (14+yrs)
C22 Creating Cartoons (8-10yrs)                                                       The students will be ‘Finding Inspiration” in this course and will learn that       Ages 10 to 12
Students develop their imagination and sense of humour while learning                 creating a design is not a mystical affair. Students will be guided through        ‘Pottery’
the basics of the art of cartooning; facial expression, animals, characters,          the steps to transfer their fashion designs onto paper, and eventually             Have fun with clay through handbuilding techniques and throwing on the wheel.
and how to develop a comic strip. Fee $125 Instructor: Melissa Belanger               make one of their designs a reality. We will be working with an array              Mornings only, 9:30 am – noon.
Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 9:30-11:30 am                             of material from water colour, marker to actual fabrics. The instructor            Fee: $120
C27 Drawing & Painting                                                                StephanieSchirm has worked as a Fashion Designer for 23 years and is               Teens, age 13 and up
More learning opportunities focusing on drawing and painting. This program            well versed in Fashion Illustration. Fee $140 Instructor: Stephanie Schirm
                                                                                      Mon Jan 11 - Mar 08 (no class Feb 15) Time: 7-9:30 pm                              ‘Fun with Fantasy Drawing’
includes projects designed to stimulate students who have expressed a
                                                                                                                                                                         Put your imagination on the page. Illustrate your own stories of fairies
special interest in the visual arts. Fee $135 Instructor: Joan Urquhart               T14 Youth Printmaking Workshop (14+yrs)                                            and other fantastic characters.
Sat Jan 09 - Mar 6 (no class Feb 13) Time: 9:30-11:30 am (6-8yrs)                     This workshop introduces youths to a variety of printmaking techniques.            Mornings 9:30 am to noon
Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 1-3 pm (10-12yrs)                         Carving and photolithography processes will be explored, including sintra          Fee: $110 plus GST
C02 Creative Clay (8-10yrs)                                                           cuts, xante plates and gum Arabic transfers. Students will be encouraged
                                                                                      to print on a variety of surfaces, leading up to a final project where they will   Manga Cartooning
Clay sculpture and pots will be made using handbuilding techniques.
                                                                                      design and print their own t-shirts. No prior print experience is necessary.       Fans of this artform can learn to draw in the Manga (comic book) style
Surface decoration, texture and alternatives to glazing will be included in
                                                                                      Students are asked to bring in t-shirts for the final assignment.                  and its many forms.
this special clay program. Fee $135
                                                                                      Fee $75 Instructor: Jeremy Forsyth                                                 Afternoons 1:00 – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Heather Kuzyk
                                                                                      Sun Jan 31, Sun Feb 07 Time: 12-4 pm                                               Fee: $110 plus GST
Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 9:30-11:30 am
ART & CRAFT STUDIO PROGRAMS                                                                                                                                                     Burlington Art Centre
FOR ADULTS                                                                                                                                                                  Call (905) 632 - 7796 ext 307 to register

DESIGN                                                         DRAWING                                                        A46 Painting Seasons in Watercolour                           A51 Cubist Painting
A58 Mosaic Art                                                 A09 Drawing for the Absolute Beginner                          How to capture reflected autumn colours on a lake?            Learn to paint in the Cubist style of Picasso and Braque.
Learn the old Roman technique of making mosaics;               If you have never drawn before and want to start               How many ways can you paint shadows in snow? Or               This class will allow students to transpose three-
one of the ancient forms of art which can be applied           now, this is the course for you. Experiment with               select a palette for a hot, sunny day? Learn techniques       dimensional subjects into the flat images on the surface
to any form, using different tessera such as glass,            a variety of drawing tools and techniques and                  to capture the essence of landscape with each changing        of a canvas. Objects, seen from various points of view, will
ceramic, china, pebbles etc. In this course you will           develop your understanding of visual perception.               season. Intermediate level watercolourists who have           be reconstructed using separate views which overlap and
finish a 12” x 12” wall décor which will give you the          Fee $170 Instructor: Julie Donec                               an interest in landscape will see solid improvement in        intersect. Using acrylic or non-toxic oil paints, students will
techniques to apply to your own personal projects.             Fri Jan 15 - Mar 05 Time: 9:30 am-12:30pm                      their painting. Fee $165 Instructor: Judy Mayer Grieve        learn the colour palette used by the Cubists and explore
A materials fee of $65 payable to the instructor               Instructor: Steph Seagram                                      Mon Jan 11 - Mar 08 (no class Feb 15) Time: 7-10 pm           the methods they used to create their master paintings.
                                                                                                                                                                                            Fee $165 Instructor: TBA
on the first day includes all tools and materials.             Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 7-10 pm                              PAINTING – OIL OR ACRYLIC
Fee $110 Instructor: Akram Gabra                                                                                                                                                            Fri Jan 15 - Mar 05 Time: 10 am - 1 pm
                                                               A42 Drawing II                                                 A14 Introduction to Painting
Mon Jan 11 - Mar 08 (no class Feb 15) Time: 7-9:30 pm          For those who have had some drawing experience                 This course offers an introduction to the exciting world      POTTERY
A94 Jewellery Design, Bead Work II                             or have taken the Drawing for Absolute Beginners,              of painting in oils or acrylics. Students will learn the      A35 Clay Studio II
Designed for students who are interested in more               this course offers the opportunity to improve and              fundamentals of colour mixing and important painting          Take your pottery-making skills to the next level! In this
intricate beading. Each week, students will learn a            refine your existing skills, and study drawing                 techniques including under painting, layering, direct         course, you will learn to develop your sense of form and
new technique first-hand and create a unique piece of          concepts in more depth. Using a variety of mediums,            painting and glazing. This knowledge will be applied to       refine your throwing skills. Bring your wish list - better
jewelry to take home. Fee $110 Instructor: Dee Kitich          students will learn to draw still life, portraits, and will    painting simple still life and landscape subjects. Canvas     bowls, mugs, teapots, etc. Some clay experience required.
Mon Jan 11 - Mar 08 (no class Feb 15) Time: 7-9:30 pm          include an introduction to figure drawing. Fee $170            preparation, the proper care of painting materials and        Instruction will be tailored to meet your individual needs.
A61 Jewellery Casting                                          Instructor: Claudette Losier                                   the safe use of painting media will all be included. Fee      Fee $200 Instructor: Iris Dorton
Explore the possibilities in casting precious metals into      Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 1-4 pm                               $165 Instructor: Judy Mayer Grieve                            Mon Jan 11 - Mar 08 (no class Feb 15) Time: 12-3 pm
jewellery objects. Using the lost wax process, learn           Instructor: Ed Shawcross                                       Tue Jan 12 - Mar 02 Time: 7-10 pm                             A04 Hands in Clay
how to carve jewellery forms in wax, to be cast off-           Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 7-10 pm                              A34 Loosen Up Your Painting                                   This introductory level course offers intensive study
site in silver or gold (student’s expense). Polishing and      A22 Drawing Life Studio                                        Learn from the Post-Impressionist and Expressionist           of handbuilding techniques and wheelwork basics
finishing techniques refine the process. A basic kit is        Drawing from the nude model. Fee $95 No instructor.            movements. Discover the use of bright colours,                such as: Fall, slab handbuilding and wheel, Winter, coil
required for all new students at an additional cost of         Time: 7-10 pm                                                  expressive lines and movement. You will investigate           handbuilding and wheel, Spring, pinchpot handbuilding
$90. Fee $165 Instructor: Joan Kirby                           Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03                                            a variety of techniques and approaches using acrylics,        and wheel. Fee $200
Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 7-10 pm                                                                                             dry water-based media. A materials list provided, plus        Instructor: Barbara Taylor
                                                               MIxED MEDIA                                                    an additional materials’ fee of $5 payable to instructor      Mon Jan 11 - Mar 08 (no class Feb 15) Time: 7-10 pm
A29 Floral Design: the Creative
Experience                                                     A20 Art Skills                                                 on the first day for thin acrylics and acrylic medium.        Instructor: Debra McBride
Explore the possibilities of floral design with fresh and      If you’ve always longed to draw and paint, this gentle         Recommended for those with some painting experience,          Sat Jan 09 - Mar 06 (no class Feb 13) Time: 1-4 pm
everlasting blooms in this course for beginner students.       introduction to basic art skills is for you. See a dramatic    since this course may prove somewhat difficult to the         A55 Handbuilding and the Wheel
Emphasis will be placed on applying the principles of          improvement in drawing, painting and creative                  absolute beginner. Fee $165 Instructor: Janus                 Fundamentals I
design to the creation of seven different arrangements.        skills through exercises in right brain development.           Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 9 am-noon                           This is the complete introduction to clay and making
(A materials fee of $160 will be payable to the instructor     Learn how to think and see as an artist. Fee $165              A79 Painting From Your Photos                                 pottery. Students will explore handbuilding construction
for fresh flowers and foliage, plus other supplies on the      Instructor: Marie de Sousa                                     Bring your own photos to class and let your creativity        techniques, experiment with shapes and texture and
materials list.) Fee $170 Instructor: Monique Theriault        Tue Jan 12 - Mar 02 Time: 7-10 pm                              and imagination transform them into unique paintings.         try basic techniques for throwing cylinders and bowls
Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 1:30-4:30 pm                         A33 Portrait Drawing & Painting                                We will work from personal as well as found imagery,          on the wheel. Fee $200 Instructor: Barbara Rose
A30 Floral Design, the Next Step (level 2)                     Take the next step in portraiture by adding colour             and learn how to paint either a convincing or fantastical     Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 7-10 pm
The second level of Floral Design, this course will            and texture. Go beyond drawing a likeness to create            narrative space – the choice will be yours. The instructor    A52 Explorations in Form
expand your repertoire with more advanced designs              mood with the use of colour. Extended poses with live          will help broaden your understanding of the principals        In this course for intermediates, focus will be on
and arrangements. Materials fee of $160 covers                 models allow for multi-layered compositions that are           of paint handling, colour theory, tonality, composition,      handbuilding techniques and exploring the sculptural
fresh and everlasting blooms and some of the basic             finished paintings. Media of choice extends to pastel,         perspective, human anatomy and proper use of materials.       possibilities of the ceramic form. Fee $200 Instructor:
materials. Fee $170 Instructor: Monique Theriault              watercolour, oil, acrylic or combinations thereof.             Students may work in oil or acrylic paint. This is a course   Tara Lynne Franco
Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 9:30 am-12:30 pm                     For intermediate to advanced students. Fee $195                for all levels, and a sense of adventure is encouraged.       Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 1-4 pm
                                                               Instructor: Deborah Pearce                                     Fee $165 Instructor: Michael Antkowiak
A11 Weaving Basics (and more) adult                                                                                           Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 7-10 pm                             A47 Handbuilding and the Wheel II
                                                               Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 7-10 pm
Ever wonder how fabric is created? Students will be                                                                                                                                         If you’ve already taken an intro pottery, this is the perfect
guided through the process of making woven cloth;              A25 Figurative Art in Mixed Media                              PAINTING - OIL                                                followup course to further techniques in handbuilding
from the choosing of appropriate yarns, making the             Improve drawing skills and achieve dramatic effects by                                                                       and wheelwork. Fee $200 Instructor: Helen Beswick
warp, threading the loom, through the actual weaving           learning to combine wet and dry media such as pen and          A08 Master Techniques                                         Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 7-10 pm
                                                               ink, gouache with charcoal or color pastel, and acrylic        Discover and explore the techniques of the Masters.
of the cloth and finishing of the created fabric. Previous                                                                                                                                  A53 Introduction to Clay and Surface
                                                               paint with charcoal. This intermediate level class will        Students will be encouraged to develop their personal
students are welcome to expand their weaving                                                                                                                                                This course looks at a variety of approaches to creating
                                                               emphasize expressive line work, layering of surface            expression using traditional methods to create a
repertoire. Fee $200 Instructor: TBA                                                                                                                                                        functional objects in clay. Whether through throwing or
                                                               texture, form and color to heighten contrast, and will         masterly painting. The course wll teach how to use
Tue Jan 12 - Mar 16 Time: 7-10 pm                                                                                                                                                           hand-building, surface design techniques explored in
                                                               maintain attention to detail. A sense of adventure will        perspective, effective lighting and various painting
A23 Fibre Art Wall Tapestry                                                                                                   techniques. Students should have some experience              this course will help each student to develop a personal
                                                               be encouraged and students are welcome to work on a
Students who have sewing knowledge, but have trouble                                                                          painting with oils. Fee $165                                  language. Fee $200 Instructor: Barbara Rose
                                                               larger format. Fee $195 Instructor: Michael Antkowiak
creating their own designs, will be taken through a                                                                           Instructor: Julie Donec                                       Fri Jan 15 - Mar 05 Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
                                                               Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 1:30-4:30 pm
journey of design concept, colour theory and composition                                                                      Mon Jan 11 - Mar 08 (no class Feb 15) Time: 7-10 pm
                                                               A36 Transfer Techniques for Mixed Media                                                                                      PHOTOGRAPHY
to achieve their own creations for a large scale wall                                                                         Instructor: Marie de Sousa
tapestry. Fee $165 Instructor: Stephanie Schirm                For beginning to intermediate painters. Transfer               Tue Jan 12 - Mar 02 Time: 1-4 pm                              A17 Photography Darkroom
Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 7-10 pm                              techniques are a form of photo-based monoprinting or                                                                         Techniques
                                                               markmaking which works well with multi-media such              A06 Traditional Glaze Oil Techniques                          All aspects of developing, enlarging, toning, mounting
DRAWING - PASTEL &                                             as collage, marker and encaustic. Fee $165                     Discover a ‘lost art’ method of oil painting. Developed       and a general review and demonstrations of darkroom
COLOURED PENCIL                                                Instructor: Claudette Losier                                   in the Renaissance, the glaze oil method involves             techniques. Individual attention will be given to
                                                               Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 7-10 pm                              underpainting and transparent layers, creating amazing        students’ problems for maximum progress. (Maximum
A48 Pastels for the Absolute Beginner                                                                                         colour, depth and detail. For all levels.                     enrollment 9 students) Fee $175
An introduction to working in pastels, this course will
                                                               PAINTING – ACRYLIC &                                           Fee $165 Instructor: Kathy Bailey                             Instructor: William Szigeti
teach you the very basics of this colourful dry medium.                                                                       Tue Jan 12 - Mar 02 Time: 1-4 pm
Techniques such as shading and blending, and colour
                                                               WATERCOLOUR                                                                                                                  Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 12:30-3:30 pm
theory will be explored. Suitable for the absolute             A68 Painting in Acrylic: Level I                               A67 Colour
beginner. Fee $165 Instructor: Ann Kelly Walsh                 Learn the basics of painting in acrylics. Paint                Its not just theory. Learn how to see and mix colours
Mon Jan 11 - Mar 08 (no class Feb 15) Time: 7-10 pm            application, colour theory, composition and design             with oil paint. This course consist of practical exercises,
                                                               will be studied using still life subject matter. Fee $165      both simple and more complex, that are intended to
A49 Purely Pastel                                                                                                             strengthen the students understanding of colour and
                                                               Instructor: Philip Grant
Pastel is pure pigment in dry form. It is expressive,                                                                         help them see their own unique colour vocabulary. A
                                                               Tue Jan 12 - Mar 02 Time: 7-10 pm
exciting and forgiving. Come out to enjoy this beautiful                                                                      great place to enhance your painting skills.                       Adult students provide their
medium. This course is open to all levels, with exercises      A02 Painting Watercolours,                                     Fee $165 Instructor: Carolyn Dover
suitable for all, including value studies, colour exercises,   Fundamentals I                                                                                                                  own supplies unless stipulated.
                                                                                                                              Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 9 am-noon
composition, and personal projects for more advanced           A variety of introductory techniques will be studied in this                                                                     A materials list is indicated on
students. Fee $165 Instructor: Ann Kelly Walsh                 course. Students will be encouraged to develop a sound         A87 Landscapes in Oil                                             the course outline, or in some
Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 1-4 pm                               approach to watercolour painting through exercises in          Intermediate and advanced painters, learn about the
                                                               colour mixing, composition, and manipulating the medium.       process and skill of oil painting with the landscape as          cases a materials fee is payable
A43 Intro to Coloured Pencil                                                                                                  subject matter. Using photographs as a starting point,                   to the instructor.
                                                               Drawing experience is recommended. Fee $165
Inexpensive, portable, versatile and easy to use -                                                                            learn to ‘see’ and create new painterly approaches
                                                               Instructor: Frances Tyrrell
coloured pencils can simulate the look of oils, acrylics                                                                      that can take landscape beyond realism. Fee $165
                                                               Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 9 am-noon
and watercolours without the mess and expense. Learn                                                                          Instructor: Carolyn Dover
                                                               Instructor: Judy Mayer Grieve
how to achieve transparent layering and burnishing
methods. You’ll be amazed at the results! Fee $165
                                                               Wed Jan 13 - Mar 03 Time: 7-10 pm                              Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 1-4 pm                                     PLAN AHEAD
Instructor: TBA                                                A45 Painting Watercolours Level II
Thu Jan 14 - Mar 04 Time: 7-10 pm                              An opportunity to develop new painting skills and to refine
                                                               your present techniques. This course is designed as a                                                                          Registration for March Break begins
                                                               follow up for students who have taken an introductory                                                                          January 25, 2010
                                                               watercolour course and who have also had some training
                                                                                                                                                                                              Registration for SPRING begins
                                                               in drawing. Fee $165 Instructor: Julie Donec                                                                                   February 22, 2010
                                                               Fri Jan 15 - Mar 05 Time: 1:30-3:30 pm

 Registration Begins November 9th                                                                                                                                           Fees listed are for non-members.
 Call (905) 632-7796 ext 307 to Register                                                                                                       Members of the BAC receive a $20 discount off each course fee.

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