CLASSES FOR CHILDREN (Fall 2018)

YOUNG POTTERS SESSION I (ages 7 to 12)

Mondays, September 17 to October 29, 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

(NO class on Monday, October 8 for Thanksgiving)

  CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

INSTRUCTOR - Gabriele Neuschwander

SKILL LEVEL - All abilities

DURATION - 6 weeks

LOCATION - PDAC Pottery Studio

COST - Members $80 / Non-Members $90

CLASS SIZE - Min 6 / Max 8

In these 6-week classes, children will be able to explore their creative side and unlock their imagination by creating a masterpiece on the pottery wheel and clay hand building. Wear grubby clothes and bring a towel to this class! Art supplies are included in the cost.

GOOEY OOEY ART FUN (ages 3 to 5)

Mondays, September 17 to October 29, 5:45 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

(NO class on Monday, October 8 for Thanksgiving)

INSTRUCTOR - Dee Harder

SKILL LEVEL - All abilities

DURATION - 6 weeks

LOCATION - PDAC Classroom

COST - Members $50 / Non-Members $55

CLASS SIZE - Min 6 / Max 10

In this 6-week class you will have fun exploring mixing colours and textures. Create multi-media abstract art projects using safe age appropriate art supplies. Caregivers are encouraged to join the fun and get messy. Art supplies are included in the cost.

YOUNG ARTISTS MIXED MEDIA (ages 8 to 10)

Thursdays, October 4 to November 8, 4:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

INSTRUCTOR - Carol Barbeau

SKILL LEVEL - All abilities

DURATION - 6 weeks

LOCATION - PDAC Classroom

COST - Members $75 / Non-Members $85

CLASS SIZE - Min 6 / Max 6

Our young artists will add their own personality and style in creating a variety of mixed media art projects they can be proud of. Instruction includes grid drawing, glorious colour applications, shape, texture, design and more. Art supplies are included in the cost.

CANCELLED INTRO TO CLAY (ages 3 to 6)

Thursdays, September 27 to November 1, 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.


INSTRUCTOR - Claire Gosselin

SKILL LEVEL - All abilities

DURATION - 6 weeks

LOCATION - PDAC Pottery Studio

COST - Members $55 / Non-Members $60

CLASS SIZE - Min 6 / Max 6

In this 6-week class your little ones will be introduced to clay! They will have the opportunity to be creative and learn about texture, shape and form. In the first 5 classes children will make a variety of designs and objects as they pound, pat and push the clay into shape. After a bisque fire, they will decorate the items with paint in the last class. Please have your children dress for the mess. Art supplies are included in the cost.

CANCELLED BUSY BEES CREATIVE KIDS (ages 6 to 8)

Tuesdays, September 25 to October 30, 4:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

INSTRUCTOR - Carol Barbeau

SKILL LEVEL - All abilities

DURATION - 6 weeks

LOCATION - PDAC Classroom

COST - Members $65 / Non-Members $75

CLASS SIZE - Min 6 / Max 6

This 6-week class will be a totally fun creative learning art classes. Budding Artists will create appealing art projects through the magic of watercolour and acrylic paints, while learning and understanding how shape and colour choices make art work ‘pop’. Art supplies are included in the cost.

YOUNG POTTERS SESSION II (ages 7 to 12)

Mondays, November 5 to December 10, 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.