Classes

The Grimsby Public Art Gallery is excited to announce our line-up of Courses & Workshops this Spring!



KIDS



SUPERHERO ART MAKERS
With Hether Klesh
Ages 5-8
Saturdays: May 20 –June 24
12pm-2pm
6 Sessions
$75 Members/$82 Non-Members

It’s time to Save the World! In this Super-fun series participants will use a variety of powerful art techniques to create their own superheroes. Bring your super art-making-powers and prepare to save the day! 



STEAMPUNK DRAGON DRAWING
With Lisa Agnew
Ages 8-12
Saturdays: May 20 & May 27
3pm-5pm
2 Sessions
$60 Members/$65 Non-Members

Explore the world of gadgets, gears, goggles, scales, wings, teeth and tails while learning basic drawing techniques to create your very own bio-mechanical dragon.  


ADULTS



THE ART OF THE BATH INTRODUCTION TO SOAP MAKING
With Lisa McBay
Saturday, April 15: 
1:30pm-4:30pm
1 Session
$50 Members/$55 Non-Members

All levels welcome! Learn the basics of soap making using all natural vegetable based ingredients. Create a base soap batch, mill it and add essential oils to create your own customized quality soap. Lip balm, bath salts, massage oils, room sprays and salves will also be covered. Take home samples available. 
$10 material fee payable to the instructor at the beginning of the course. 





HOW TO MAKE A COIN PURSE
With Crystal Zettel
Saturday, April 22
1pm-5pm
1 Session
$50 Members/$55 Non-Members

Participants will learn the sewing techniques needed to create a beautiful and functional coin purse using leather and velvet.

Additional fee of $7 for materials payable to the instructor at the beginning of class.



INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING
With Leslie Davies
Thursdays: May 4-June 22
(No Session May 11 or June 8)
6pm-8pm
6 sessions
$70 Members/$75 Non-Members


This course will introduce students to basic drawing, perspective, and sketching techniques using various media, to depict a variety of subjects 

**Material List to be provided upon 
registration.




LIFE DRAWING
No Instructor
Tuesdays: April 18-May 23 
6pm-8pm
6 Sessions
$70 Members/$75 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.  


HOW TO MAKE A BEADED PIN CUSHION
With Crystal Zettel
Saturday May 6 & Sunday May 7
1:30pm-4:30pm
2 sessions
$60 Members/$65 Non-Members


Participants in these workshops will learn to sew velvet and leather fabrics together to create beautiful functional objects. The technique of using bead embroidery to embellish textile objects will further extend the skills of participants in the pincushion workshop. Beading design ideas will be provided by the instructor or participants can create their own.


Additional fee of $7 for materials payable to the instructor at the beginning of class.







*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. 






TO REGISTER, PLEASE CONTACT THE GALLERY:


(905) 945-3246

gpag@grimsby.ca