Stephanie Schirm

VISIT VISUAL ARTS MISSISSAUGA TO REGISTER

ADULT WORKSHOPS

MIXED MEDIA — RECYCLE/REUSE: Bring old pieces back to life!

Dissatisfied with some of your drawings and paintings? Learn to spruce them up by applying mixed media, or simply start something completely new! Students will be guided through the principles and elements of design while exploring the endless possibilities of combining different mediums. Bring art supplies and old art pieces that might be collecting dust and turn them into spectacular new works.

DAY: Monday
DURATION: October 2 to December 11, 2017 (10 weeks, no class October 9)
TIME: 9am – 12pm
LEVEL: Open
MEMBERS: $235
NON-MEMBERS: $250
COURSE CODE: FMX06

 “YOU’VE GOT THE LOOK” — Portrait Drawing & Painting

Working from a live model, create a portrait by drawing in the basics then moving onto the planes of the face and head with paint. Explore practical techniques, learn to create mass, proportion, form, and value to create likeness. Students will develop their own skin tone palettes as well as brush techniques. Model fees included.

DAY: Monday
DURATION: October 2 to December 11, 2017 (10 weeks, no class October 9)
TIME: 1pm – 4pm
LEVEL: Intermediate
MEMBERS: $315
NON-MEMBERS: $330
COURSE CODE: FMT01

LET’S DRESS UP — Tackling the Costumed Figure

Learn to use minimal line and blocks of colour to create a convincing dressed figure; while exploring how various textiles enhance the body in motion. This course will be working from both live models and photographs and will also include a detailed focus on hands and feet. Model fees included.

DAY: Tuesday
DURATION: October 3 to December 5, 2017 (10 weeks)
TIME: 7pm – 10pm
LEVEL: Intermediate
MEMBERS: $315
NON-MEMBERS: $330
COURSE CODE: FDR02

CREATIVE PAINTING AND MIXED MEDIA OPEN STUDIO

Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere in the company of others and work in any painting or drawing medium you choose. Pursue your personal area of interest with challenges and feedback from the instructor and supportive critiques from peers. A sketchbook and reference materials are recommended.

DAY: Friday
DURATION: October 6 to November 3, 2017 (5 weeks)
TIME: 9am – 12pm
LEVEL: Open
MEMBERS: $120
NON-MEMBERS: $135
COURSE CODE: FMX09

DAY: Friday
DURATION: November 17 to December 15, 2017 (5 weeks)
TIME: 9am – 12pm
LEVEL: Open
MEMBERS: $120
NON-MEMBERS: $135
COURSE CODE: FMX10

TIYLI — BEGINNER ACRYLICS

Are you curious about acrylic painting but unsure where to start? Discover the ins and outs of acrylic paints and mediums while learning all you need to know to get started in this exciting medium! Each week will include a demonstration of new techniques followed by practical painting exercises. Materials Included.

DAY: Friday
DURATION: October 6 to December 15, 2017 (10 weeks, no class November 10)
TIME: 1pm – 4pm
LEVEL: Beginner
MEMBERS: $275
NON-MEMBERS: $290
COURSE CODE: FAC22

TEEN WORKSHOPS

TEEN ART EXPERIENCE

Ideal for creative teens who want to experience it all, this class offers instruction in drawing, watercolours, acrylics, printmaking, mixed media, clay sculpture and more. A great opportunity to discover a new medium or build a portfolio. Please bring a sketchbook, all other materials included.

DAY: Wednesday
DURATION: October 4 to December 6, 2017 (10 weeks)
TIME: 4:30pm – 6:30pm
COST: $175
COURSE CODE: FT04

TEEN ACRYLIC AND MIXED MEDIA PAINTING

While exploring this most versatile of mediums, Students will develop new techniques and learn to use colour, composition and subject matter to develop a unique visual language. Students will work on several pieces throughout the term on canvas, board and paper. Please bring a sketchbook, all other materials included.

DAY: Thursday
DURATION: October 5 to December 7, 2017 (10 weeks)
TIME: 7pm – 9pm
COST: $175
COURSE CODE: FT01

CONTACT ME:

PHONE: 647-261-7055
EMAIL: Stephanie@stephanieschirm.com