Summer 2017

See below for our full list of programs for the upcoming season.

Found Object: Painting from Dream to Reality

Hangama Amiri
Jul 3 - 7, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

This five-day workshop is for all levels working with acrylic or oil mediums. Each class will begin with an introduction to contemporary artists whose works relate to themes such as,… Read more

A Lunenburg Sketch About

Emma FitzGerald
Jul 10 - 14, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm
$400 + $25 materials
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This class is for those who want to sketch on location, in public, without fear. We will follow specific exercises to build confidence in drawing both people and buildings quickly,… Read more

Ceramics: Alternative Strategies

Walter Ostrom, CM and Jordan McDonald
Jul 10 - 21, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm
$750 + $100 materials
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In this intensive two-week workshop, students will be pushed to advance their technical and conceptual understanding of pottery. The course will revolve around projects designed to explore alternative strategies and… Read more

Art Makes Kids Awesome Summer Camp

Jason Skinner and Marla Benton
Jul 31 - Aug 4, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

This fun, 5-day course will expose youth ages 9 – 12 to a wide variety of art mediums and techniques. Drawing inspiration from art history, nature and visits to places… Read more

Marine Sketching

Jay Langford
Aug 7 - 9, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

The purpose of sketching is to have people express their view of a subject in as few strokes as possible while maintaining the basic essence of the subject. In this… Read more

Making and Painting First Nation Hand Drum with Beater Stick

Alan Syliboy and Todd Labrador
Aug 7 - 9, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm
$450 (materials included)
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Todd will lead the first part of this unique workshop in making a First Nation drum of 14” diameter with a beater stick. Each participant will be given these high… Read more

Landscape Painting in Water Colour

Tom Ward
Aug 14 - 18, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

This five-day course will have a mixture of plein-air and studio painting. Each morning the students will paint at selected sites around the Town of Lunenburg and bring these works… Read more

Summer Screen Printing

Maria Doering
Aug 21 - 25, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm
$400 + $50 materials

This week-long class will cover the joys of screen printing on paper with a focus on creating colourful imagery by using hand cut stencils, screen filler and possibly photo emulsion…. Read more

Intro to Ceramics

Marla Benton
Aug 21 - 25, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm
$400 + $50 materials

This fun filled course will give you a greater sense of what wonderful creations you can make while hand building with clay.  We will look through past and present examples… Read more

Bookbinding Through the Ages

Joe Landry and Katherine Victoria Taylor
Aug 28 - Sep 1, 2017 / 10:00am - 4:00pm
$400 + $50 materials

In this introductory course you will learn how to make book structures dating as far back as the second century. Over the five days of the course we will learn… Read more

Past Programs

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