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.

View the new 2016 Winter/Spring Adult Programs Brochure

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Featured Programming

Requires Registration

Master Class: Non-Objective Painting

Saturday, September 10 - Sunday, September 11, 2016, from 10am - 4:30 pm

This workshop will be an exciting adventure into the world of non-objective painting in acrylic. It will examine design elements, conciseness and expressiveness. Demonstrations will highlight techniques which will enhance your finished paintings.
Part of 2016 Studio Courses and Workshops

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Requires Registration Hands-on

Colour Fields, Artist’s Talk and Workshop with Colleen Heslin

October 27, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

This will explore colour and chromatic interaction theory through discussion, demonstration, and workshop. Materials included.

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Figure Painting

Tuesdays, November 15 - December 20, 2016 (six weeks) from 6 - 9 pm

Working with professional female and male models, Andrew will guide you through the basics with simple but effective exercises that will help you create a drawing or painting of the human figure.
Part of 2016 Studio Courses and Workshops

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Tours

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

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