Reservations are required for all studio courses and workshops. Space is limited, so, to avoid disappointment, please register early.
Adult Accessible Programs - On-going
Discovery Workshops - On-going
April 23, 2014
Art & Yoga Class with Jill Segal
Participants will be introduced to Gentle Kripalu Yoga, which facilitates connection to the body, relaxation, self-awareness, and self-compassion. From this “centred place”, participants will explore their creativity through art.
April 26, 2014
Art of Meditation Classes with Luisa Dobilas
Participants will discuss a work from the McMichael Collection and take part in a one-hour meditation session with Luisa Dobilas. Each class concludes with a tea ceremony provided by Green Door Teahouse.
May 07, 2014
Mindfully Created Art: Zentangle and Mandala Workshops with Susan Stortini
Participants will be led through the Zentangle® process, learning basic patterns, shading, and variations, progressing to free-form shapes and the explorations of Mandalas.
Master Classes - On-going
These classes are designed for practicing artists and advanced amateurs and are led by highly recognized professional and teachers.
March 08, 2014
SOLD OUT! Watercolour Landscape Painting with David McEown
Participants explore essential watercolour techniques with internationally collected painter and recipient of the prestigious A.J. Casson Medal, David McEown.
March 29, 2014
Contemporary Landscape Painting with John Leonard
An internationally exhibiting artist, John Leonard places emphasis on personal style development, while providing solid technical instruction based on painting demonstrations and in-gallery discussions on the Group of Seven landscapes.
May 06, 2014
Pastel Class with Tony Marinus Vander Voet
Participants will explore the potential of the soft pastel medium to create exciting artworks under the instruction of Master Pastellist, Tony Marinus Vander Voet.
Studio Courses and Workshops - On-going
Public Programs offers studio courses and workshops in a variety of media from drawing and painting to printmaking and photography. All of our instructors are both practicing artists and experienced educators. Courses are open to all levels of students from beginner to advanced, unless otherwise stated.
April 15, 2014
Painting Studio, Intermediate Class with Lorne McDermott
Led by McMichael instructor, Lorne McDermott, this painting course will develop participants’ skills and a better understanding of acrylic and water-soluble oil painting techniques.