Year-round, the gallery offers a range of educational and creative programs for adults. Attend a curator's lecture, take a guided tour of the collection, special exhibitions or our grounds, or get creative in a hands-on studio course. Register early, as space is limited.
We also offer watercolour, pastel and printmaking workshops for groups of ten to thirty. Book an afternoon of creative fun for your group at the McMichael!
A registration fee applies to all adult programs. Register early, as space is limited.
Capturing Light, Digital Photography with Steve Somerville
Saturday, February 28 to Sunday, March 1, 10 am to 4:30 pm (two classes)
This class takes advantage of the McMichael’s spectacular setting to create high-quality, memorable images in beautiful winter light.
Painting Studio - Intermediate/Advanced Class, with Lorne McDermott
Tuesdays, April 21 to June 9, 6 to 9 pm (eight classes)
This studio allows participants to work on a subject matter of their own choosing (for example: landscape, portrait, still life) under the guidance of instructor Lorne McDermott.
Part of Studio Courses and Workshops
Power Painting, Acrylic Painting with Steve Rose
Saturday, June 20 to Sunday, June 21, 10 am to 4:30 pm (two classes)
This workshop will focus on strong colour, bold composition, and the dynamic energy of contemporary acrylic painting.
You can also pre-book your very own guided tour for groups of 15 or more. More info