Youth Art Classes and Workshops

Please read about our fall course offerings bellow and then download and complete the form above. Please submit your registration via email or in person as instructed in the form. Fees, Instructions for payment, and all relevant information to register will be found in the form.

If your child does not fit in the age categories, you are in need of financial assistance, or have any other concerns inhibiting you from registering please let us know what course they are interested in and we can work to accommodate you.



3D Printing With Leigh Gillam

In this innovative series of lessons students will have the opportunity to learn and use 3D printing Tinkercad software and print their own designs. No design or technical experience is needed and students will advance from the most basic printing skills to freely designing and printing their own creations. All participants will gain valuable technical and creative skills while having fun printing in three dimensions. This class is also open to students with former 3D printing experience

Thursday Evening 3D Printing Classes.
6 classes: Every Thursday from Nov. 8th to Dec. 13th
Time: 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Cost: $140, includes materials
Ages 10 to 14. 


Sculpting Explorations in Clay and Paper Mache
with Nancy Turniawan  

Experienced artist and instructor Nancy Turniawan will demonstrate principles of sculpting. She notes, “Practice is the main focus of learning to sculpt”. This class will allow students to learn through practice which involves understanding wait time, using tools and equipment and finishing techniques.

Sculpting Explorations in Clay and Paper Mache
6 classes: Every Monday from Nov. 5 to Dec. 10th
Time: 3:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Cost: $140, includes materials and kiln firing for clay sculpture
Ages 12 to 16.

Youth/Teen Drawing, Colour and/or Animation Fundamentals

Learn techniques to improve drawing from life and drawing from imagination. Draw from reference images and objects. Draw shapes and learn tricks to be able to draw things from your imagination such faces, hands and figures. Loosen up your drawing while becoming more versatile and illustrative. Learn colour and value in theory and practice. Work digitally. Learn the basic principals of animation to make your drawings move or make stop-motion. These are just some of the possibilities!

This course is designed to cater to your individual needs and interests depending on your level of skill and ideas. Make your own project! This is the place to discover, explore, share your passion and breath life and movement into your creative ideas. Come join today!

Note: Please bring whatever portable technology devices may be useful to you such as a smart phone or portable computer etc. There are a limited number of devices and computers also available at the Arts House that will be shared.

Youth Drawing, Colour and/or Animation Fundamentals
6 classes: Every Tuesday from Nov. 6th to Dec. 11th
Time: 3:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Cost: $140, includes materials
Ages 9 to 12.

Teen Drawing, Colour and/or Animation Fundamentals

6 classes: Every Wednesday from Nov. 7th to Dec.12th 
Time: 3:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Cost: $140, includes materials
Ages 13 to 18.