Adult Classes & Workshops

2020 Classes & Workshops

 

Adult Pre-Competitive Jazz Dance Troupe $300

21 Tuesdays – January 7 to May 25 – 7:30 to 8:30 pm
fee does not include costumes
Ages 17 and older. Working as a team, our adult Jazz Dance Troupe will create jazz routines for performance and competitive settings. Providing an inclusive space for dancers of all skill levels, no experience necessary.



Adult Pre-Comp Jazz
 
 
 

Watercolor Wednesdays $135

Instructor: Daphne Côté
1:15- 2:45 pm 1.5hrs
6 Wednesdays, Jan.8 -Feb.12
Get creative and experimental with this fun painting medium -Watercolor! This program is great for new parents, retirees, and those that want to break up their day with some colorful inspiration and fun. (Babies are welcome) Supplies can be included for $20.00 or bring your own.



Watercolor Wednesdays

 

 

Drawing for Beginners $150

Instructor: Tina White
10 Tuesdays, Jan 14 – March 16 , 2020
6 pm – 7 pm
Students will learn the basics of drawing and use the Elements of Art to practice and develop their skills in shading and observational drawing. No background knowledge is required. This course is for first time Artist ages 13+ Supplies included. Sessions consist of 10 classes. Limited space available.




Drawing for Beginners Winter

 

Painting: Discovering Subjects $180

Instructor: Daphne Côté
6 Thursdays Jan.16- Feb.20th  6pm-8pm
Adults and 14+
 In either your choice of acrylic or oil paint learn new technical skills through painting landscapes, still lifes, and people. In this class we will gain further understanding of the medium and tools from award winning professional artist Daphne Côté. We will discuss what to be aware of when purchasing supplies. We will cover technical skills of brush handling and brushstrokes, creating a painting from start to finish, layering, how to work from photos and from life, and what makes up an interesting painting. Daphne will provide you with the skills you need to confidently paint on your own.




Discovering Subjects

 

Charcoal Drawing Animals or People $45

Instructor: Daphne Côté
Saturday Jan 18 from  9am-12pm
Adults and 14+
Using this wonderful drawing medium learn how to create believable drawing of either your choice of animals or people. Learn how to create depth and character. We will be focusing on creating texture and shading to make hair, skin, and eyes come alive. You will leave with a drawing to be proud of and skills that will make you want to keep drawing at home.




Charcoal Drawing

 

Create Your Own Oracle Deck $80

Sunday, Jan 19 , 2020 11 am – 4:30 pm
In this mixed media workshop you will learn some simple collage techniques to create your unique oracle deck.  Oracle decks are used for insight, perspective, clarity, personal growth & inspiration – and it’s is super fun to make your own deck.  Usually people tune into their intuition when they pick an oracle card, but you will be tuning into your intuition from the very beginning when you create cards that ‘speak’ directly to you! No art experience is needed to enjoy this workshop and all materials will be provided (however you’re welcome to bring your own collage papers, etc and a brayer if you have one) otherwise everything will be provided in class.




Create Your Own Oracle Deck

 

Intuitive Mandalas $75

Sunday, Feb 9 from 12 – 4 PM
In this afternoon class you will learn how to make your own free-flowingcolourful mandala.  You will be guided step by step and encouraged to let go and follow your own intuition as you create your bespoke painted mandala, freehand. Lots of demos provide the required structure in order to tune in, let go, and let it flow – and plenty of individual attention ensures that everyone enjoys this relaxed class. We will use acrylic paint, tissue paper, Japanese chiyogami paper & pens to add interest and detail to your finished piece. Feel free to bring your own paints, brushes, pens & paint pens if you have favourites, otherwise everything will be provided.




Intuitive Mandalas

 

Fabulous Frida $80

Saturday, March 28 from 12 – 4:30 PM
In this enjoyable half day mixed media workshop you will create a gorgeous artwork on birch panel inspired by the fabulous Frida Kahlo. You need no prior experience to enjoy this class and take home a finished artwork at the end of the day. Learn how to prepare the panel with gesso, how to select your collage papers, how to glue them down using gloss medium, adding flowers and feminine touches to give it the uniquely Frida feel and how to give it vintage look to complete your artwork. All supplies will be provided but if you have your own brayer, collage papers & favourite acrylic paints, feel free to bring these with you to the class.




Fabulous Frida

 

Watercolor Wednesdays $135

Instructor: Daphne Côté
1:15- 2:45 pm 1.5hrs
6 Wednesdays, Mar.4-Apr.8
Get creative and experimental with this fun painting medium -Watercolor! This program is great for new parents, retirees, and those that want to break up their day with some colorful inspiration and fun. (Babies are welcome) Supplies can be included for $20.00 or bring your own.




Watercolor Wednesdays

 

Drawing for Beginners $150

Instructor: Tina White
10 Tuesdays, April 7 – June 9, 2020
6 pm – 7 pm
Students will learn the basics of drawing and use the Elements of Art to practice and develop their skills in shading and observational drawing. No background knowledge is required. This course is for first time Artist ages 13+ Supplies included. Sessions consist of 10 classes. Limited space available.




Drawing for Beginners Spring

 

Inspirational Painting $180

Instructor: Daphne Côté
6 Thursdays Mar.12 – Apr.9th 6-8pm, Apr.30- Jun.4 6-8pm
Adults and 14+
Paint things that inspire your! In your choice of acrylic, oil, or watercolor paints learn how to create meaningful and beautiful works of art that reflect you and help you develop your own style of painting. Award winning artist Daphne Côté will coach you in her one on one teaching style along the road of developing your own skills at your own pace.




Inspirational Painting

 

 

Be sure to also check out the Red Brick Arts Connection programs for information on joining our community programs like choir, theatre group, ukulele circle, or jazz band.