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Galerie de la Ville

In Full Bloom

September 15 to October 14, 2018

Senoir discounts

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

Drawing

Classes for adults


INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING

10 weeks from Sept. 17 to Nov. 26

(no class Oct. 8)

Monday 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Teacher: Geneviève Sideleau

Questions? Contact Geneviève by email:

This a studio-based course that allows students to develop their practical skills in drawing. Students will be given instruction in drawing techniques as well as methods of observation. These lessons will guide them through each step of the process from learning contour and gesture drawing, negative and positive space, blind contour, shading and textures. This course is ideally suited to students who are new to this practice as well as the student with experience, looking to refresh and renew their basic drawing skills.

Materials not included (aprox. $75.00

DDO Res.: $154.26
DDO Seniors: $142.76
NR: $165.75
NR Seniors: $154.26

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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DRAWING THE PORTRAIT

8 weeks from Sept. 18 to Nov. 6

Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Teacher: James Bentley

This course is designed for those who want to learn how to draw the head from a new point of view. Rather than starting with the individual features, this course will explore the larger areas that make up the portrait in order to understand how it all fits together. We will be working with life models. This course is for beginners as well as more advanced students.

Materials not included (approx. $80.00).

DDO Res. : 350,67 $
DDO Seniors : 339,18 $
NR : 362,17 $
NR Senoirs : 350,67 $

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OBSERVATIONAL DRAWING

(All levels)

10 weeks from September 20 to November 22

Thursday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Teacher: Claudine Ascher

Questions? Contact Claudine by email:

Students will learn and refine techniques of graphite, charcoal, colour pencil and ink on paper to render objects in both realistic and interpreted styles through observation. We will focus on exercises with line, shape, form, structure, perspective and light to create finished images.

Materials not included (approx. $100.00).

DDO Res.: $244.61
DDO Seniors: $233.11
NR: $256.11
NR Seniors: $244.61

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DRAWING FOR BEGINNERS

10 weeks from September 20 to November 22

Thursday from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.

Professeur : Rosi Maria di Meglio

www.dimegliostudio-gallery.com

Questions? Contact Rosi by email:

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This course will introduce the student to basic drawing and rendering technique with an emphasis on understanding light, shadow and persepctive. Students will be given drawing exercises and theory to take home and work on while away from class. This course is designed for the beginner to intermediate student and will be adapted individually according to their level.

Materials not included (approx. $50.00).

DDO Res.: $157.01
DDO Seniors: $145.52
NR: $168.51
NR Seniors: $157.01

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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EXPRESSIVE DRAWING

8 weeks from September 20 to November 8

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

Teacher: Diane Collet

Questions? Contact Diane by email:

Using various drawing media and creativity techniques, students will venture beyond traditional academic drawing and tap into their emotions to create powerful, unusual drawings. Different types of lines, a range of contrasts and textures, colour and surprising compositions will be used to create mood and/or drama. Exercises and long studies will include drawing from observation, imagination, and/or photographs. There will be one class with a live model.

Materials not included (approx. $50.00).

DDO Res.: $195.69
DDO Seniors: $184.19
NR: $207.18
NR Seniors: $195.69

This course is eligible for the Seniors Activity Tax Credit.

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STUDIO WITH MODEL

10 weeks from September 23 to December 9

(no class Oct. 21 and Nov. 25)

Sunday 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Supervisor: Claudine Ascher

Questions? Contact Claudine by email:

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

Materials not included.

DDO Res.: $176.77
DDO Seniors: $165.28
NR: $188.27
NR Seniors: $176.77

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