McMichael - Canadian Art | Collection d'art Canadien

Public Programs - Adult

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.


Featured Programming

Requires Registration Hands-on

Watercolour Studio, Beginner Class with Marlene Madole

Thursdays, 6 to 9 pm
October 22 to November 26 (six classes)

In a relaxed studio environment, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of watercolour painting.
Part of Studio Courses and Workshops

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Requires Registration Hands-on

Contemporary Landscape Painting with John Leonard

Saturday, November 14 to Sunday, November 15 (two classes)
10 am to 4:30 pm

Designed for advanced artists, this course will assist participants to develop a personal voice when painting the land.

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Gallery Talk: Power of the Pen with Elaine Charal

Saturday, November 28, 11 am

Discover what handwritten messages in seasonal greeting cards can convey about one another! Offered in conjunction with the exhibition This House Was Made for Christmas.

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You can also pre-book your very own guided tour for groups of 15 or more. More info

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