Teens and Adults
Teens and Adults
Draw from a model each week. Started by the Gallery's first Director Robert Ihrig, the current program is hosted by Stratford artist Ken Nutt. Bring your own drawing supplies.
Wednesdays, Ongoing, 8-10 pm
$10 per session
Participants may also drop in and pay.
As the moon rises head outdoors to capture the urban landscape in your painting. Using watercolour paints, observe the light and the spectacular changing colours, develop a palette, and practice recording your surrounding elements. Meet at the Gallery and walk together to our outdoor painting destination on the Gallery grounds. Materials are provided, however you're invited to bring along your favourite tools, easels and stools if you wish. Dress for the weather. In the event of inclement weather, workshop will take place inside the Gallery. Led by art educator, Robert Achetmichuk.
Thursday, May 30
6 - 9 pm
$45 Gallery Member, $50 Non Member (plus HST)
Gain confidence with your SLR camera and learn how to take creative photos with local photographer Terry Manzo. Through a relaxed environment, students will gain inspiration and guidance while practicing new skills in this hands-on class. Please bring your SLR camera!
6 weeks, Tuesdays, 6:30-9pm
April 2 – May 7
$135 Gallery Member, $145 Non Member (plus HST)
Packed full of inspiration and information, this intermediate level class will take your photography to new creative heights. Local photographer, Terry Manzo, will build confidence and knowledge – guiding participants to dive deeper into their cameras and imaginations. Some photography experience is required.
4 weeks, Tuesdays, 6:30-9pm
May 21 – June 11
$90 Gallery Member, $100 Non Member (plus HST)
Just as playful and colourful as our children’s version of this class - combined with a few more added elements to further skills in mixed-media and painting techniques. Participants will incorporate acrylic paints with photo-image transfer, collage, staining and found objects to create multi-layered works of art. Led by Diana Erb.
6 weeks, Tuesdays, 1-2:30pm
April 9 – May 14
$85 Gallery Member, $95 Non Member (plus HST)
Enjoy painting outside the studio to experience the transcendent qualities of En Plein Air. In its literal meaning, in the open air, En Plein Air painting offers the opportunity to achieve direct observation of colour, light and object in their purest form. Through demonstration and application, participants will gain technique and knowledge in this enjoyable afternoon class. Led by David Sharpe. Some painting experience necessary. Materials not included. Required materials list available.
3 weeks, Saturdays, 12:30-4:30pm
June 1, 8 and 15
$75 Gallery Member, $85 Non Member (plus HST) (plus materials)