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OPEN STUDIO

for registered adult students and AAD members:

Fridays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Art Studio 1: April 7 - June 2. Please note that the Art Hive will run concurrently with the Open Studio on April 28 and May 26.

Senoir discounts

Seniors art course discount for residents of D.D.O. and non-residents
(65 yrs. +)

Drawing

Classes for adults


DRAWING BASICS – WORKSHOPS – SUMMER

(All levels)

Register for 4, 6 or 8 weeks and attend whichever dates you wish.

June 13 to August 1

Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Not Available

Teacher: Stewart Fletcher

In this series of workshops we will explore both traditional and contemporary approaches to drawing with a strong emphasis on understanding composition, spatial depth, the gesture and light and shadow.

Not included: materials (approx. $75.00).

Questions? Contact Stewart by email:

8 classes:
DDO Res.: $151.75
DDO Seniors: $133.75
NR: $165.55
NR Seniors: $147.55

6 classes:
DDO Res.: $112.70
DDO Seniors: $99.20
NR: $124.15
NR Seniors: $110.65

4 classes:
DDO Res.: $75.90
DDO Seniors: $66.90
NR: $87.35
NR Seniors: $78.35

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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DRAWING FOR BEGINNERS

8 weeks from April 6 to May 25

Thursday from 7 to 9:30 p.m.    Full

Teacher: Stewart Fletcher

Learning to draw what one sees is the first step for anyone interested in making art. This course will introduce the student to basic drawing and rendering techniques through the exploration of different subjects such as objects and still life, with a strong emphasis being put on understanding of light and shadow.

Questions? Contact Stewart by email:

Not included: materials (approx. $75.00).

DDO Res.: $151.75
DDO Seniors: $133.75
NR: $165.55 NR
Seniors: $147.55

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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DRAWING BASICS – WORKSHOPS

(All levels)

Register for 4, 6 or 8 weeks April 3 to June 5 and attend whichever dates you wish.

April 3 to June 5 (No class on Apr. 17 & May 22)

Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Teacher: Stewart Fletcher

In this series of workshops we will explore both traditional and contemporary approaches to drawing with a strong emphasis on understanding composition, spatial depth, the gesture and light and shadow.

Not included: materials (approx. $75.00).

Questions? Contact Stewart by email:

8 classes:
DDO Res.: $151.75
DDO Seniors: $133.75
NR: $165.55
NR Seniors: $147.55

6 classes:
DDO Res.: $112.70
DDO Seniors: $99.20
NR: $124.15
NR Seniors: $110.65

4 classes:
DDO Res.: $75.90
DDO Seniors: $66.90
NR: $87.35
NR Seniors: $78.35

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

register

CREATING VISUAL STORIES

Adults and teens 15 years and older welcome!

(Some basic drawing skills an asset)

8 weeks from April 3 to June 5 (No class on Apr. 17 and May 22)

Monday from 7 to 9 p.m.   Not available

Teacher: Claudine Ascher

You will learn to create a story and the character that tell it in comic-book or graphic-novel style through a series of drawings.

Questions? Contact Claudine by email:

Not included: materials (approx. $30.00).

DDO Res.: $126.45
DDO Seniors: $106.45
NR: $140.25
NR Seniors: $120.25

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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DRAWING WITH 3 POINT PERSPECTIVE

8 weeks from April 5 to May 24

Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Not available

Teacher: Rosi Maria Di Meglio

Website

In this series of workshops, we will be exploring a traditional and contemporary approach to perspective drawing. This series will focus on learning to draw in the way we see life with additional tehniques on perspective while being in the studio as well as in nature, all the while learning how to manipulate various mediums such as charcoal, graphite and pastels.

Materials not included.(approx. $75.00)

DDO Res.: $151.75
DDO Seniors: $133.75
NR: $165.55
NR Seniors: $147.55

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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EXPRESSIVE DRAWING TECHNIQUES

8 weeks from April 6 to May 25

Thursday from 1 to 4 p.m.   Not available

Teacher: Claudine Ascher

In this course, students will use dry media such as graphite and colour pencil, to learn expressive drawing techniques. Though the starting point will be based on realism, the emphasis will be placed on developing the students’ ability to interpret what they see and communicate meaning and emotion. We will work with such subjects as still-life objects and photographs as ways to engage the imagination.

Questions? Contact Claudine by email:

Not included: materials (approx. $60.00).

DDO Res.: $189.70
DDO Seniors: $164.70
NR: $206.95
NR Seniors: $181.95

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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STUDIO WITH MODEL

8 weeks from April 9 to June 4 (No class on April 16)

Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m.  Not available

Supervisor: Claudine Ascher

This studio offers artists time to work from the model with access to feedback if required.

Materials not included.

Questions? Contact Claudine by email:

DDO Res. : $178.80
DDO Seniors: $158.80
NR : $196.05
NR Seniors: $176.05

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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