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Clay: Self Portrait Vase Heads

Thursday Night Out in clay! Learn several techniques for hand-building a sculptural form in clay. Combine methods such as slabs, coils and pinching to create a portrait in your own vision.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 3 - Aug 3 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
600995
Instructor: JoAnna Lange
Craft: Upcycled Jewelry

Learn to upcycle old jewelry into new pieces that you love. Using basic jewelry making techniques you will be taught how to salvage good stuff from old jewelry to make something new. All materials are provided, but bring in your own discarded jewelry if you have it. If you bring your own, brooches, old earrings and beaded necklaces work well for this exercise.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 6 - Jul 6 7:00pm - 9:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
600994
Instructor: Shirley Eleonora Zago
Drawing: 1

Anyone can learn to draw! Really! This course offers you a chance to learn how to develop a basic skill each person has. You will experience insightful exercises and view terrific demonstrations that will help you discover your hidden ability. Join others and learn how to make realistic drawings of the world around you! Do not purchase any supplies prior to the program as the materials used will be introduced in the first session.** The basic materials used in the first session will be provided. The cost of other supplies should be less than $30. If you have any further questions about supplies or course content feel free to phone Frank Haddock at 437-0578 or e-mail him at frank@frankhaddock.com.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 4 - Jul 25 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600977
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Drawing: 1 & 2

Seeing is believing - unlock the doors to the world of drawing, with key concepts. If you can see it, you can draw it. This class explores a variety of drawing subjects, including still life, portraits and landscapes, with a focus on graphite. It's a revolution of the pencil!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 18 - Jun 6 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590813
Instructor: Frank Haddock
18 and up Apr 19 - Jun 7 1:00pm - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590814
Instructor: Patrick Higgins
18 and up Apr 24 - Jun 19 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590812
Instructor: David Shkolny
18 and up Aug 2 - Aug 23 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600985
Instructor: Patrick Higgins
Drawing: 2

In this exciting follow up you will learn how to use charcoal and conte to create realistic drawings you'll be proud to show your friends. Demonstrations and step by step instruction will help you learn how to draw and shade numerous subjects drawn from photographic samples. Basic principles of composition will be examined to help students develop finished frameable drawings.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
17 and up Aug 1 - Aug 22 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600983
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Drawing: Architectural Sketching

Learn the basic principles of freehand perspective sketching in order to draw your favorite building in Edmonton or to communicate your ideas in 3D. You'll learn simple tricks and techniques to rid your fear of freehand sketching and inspire you to take up your pen and pursue sketching as a hobby. We'll cover vanishing points as well as one-, two- and multiple-point perspectives. We even venture out of the building to do some drawings on location.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
16 and up Apr 30 - Apr 30 10:00am - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$50.00
590840
Instructor: Dnyanesh Deshpande
Drawing: Basic Drawing

No experience required! Drop in for a three hour lesson on the basics of drawing. Get tips on how to see your subject through the use of line, value, gesture and perspective.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 27 - Jul 27 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
600997
Instructor: Patrick Higgins
Drawing: Impressionist Pastel Landscapes

An excellent introduction into the medium of soft pastels or a great refresher for those who are familar with the medium. Create light filled landscapes with an impressionististic style, while deepening your knowlwdge of colour. A step by step guide to creating your own masterpeice.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 2 - Aug 23 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600987
Instructor: Catherine Compston
Drawing: Portraits

This course provides an excellent way to focus your study on the portrait and advance your drawing skills. Through demonstrations and copying from two-dimensional photos students will be taught the principals of proportion, form and tonal relationships. Students will capture the character of the subject with charcoal, conte chalk, pencil and ink.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 5 - Jul 26 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600979
Instructor: Patrick Higgins
18 and up Aug 10 - Aug 10 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
600998
Instructor: Patrick Higgins
Drawing: Soft Pastels 1 & 2

Soft pastels renderings range from the impressionistic to high realism, from dreamy to bold. Experiment with this relatively forgiving medium in this introductory class. The focus will be on exploring various techniques using still life and landscape subjects. Fundamentals of drawing will be covered as part of the class. Material cost is approximately $50-$70.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 20 - Jun 8 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590817
Instructor: David Shkolny
Drawing: The Portrait 1 & 2

This course provides an excellent way to focus your study on the portrait and advance your drawing skills. Through demonstrations and copying from two-dimensional photos students will be taught the principals of proportion, form and tonal relationships. Students will capture the character of the subject with charcoal, conte chalk, pencil and ink.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 19 - Jun 7 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590815
Instructor: Patrick Higgins
Painting: Acrylic Flowers

Learn about the details of flowers through painting. Students will learn basic paint handling, brush selection, colour theory, mixing, layering and a step-by-step introduction to painting. Students will work their way from zoomed in photos to still life. This course is intended for absolute beginners.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 16 - Jun 6 6:30pm - 9:30pm Clareview Community Recreation Centre GENERAL
$75.00
590828
Instructor: Carmella Haykowsky
Painting: Acrylics 1 & 2

The quick drying time and many available textures make acrylics a great choice for beginners and intermediates. This course will inspire you to reach into your creativity levels by having the freedom to express yourself while receiving the right direction on how to get the most out of your painting experience.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 18 - Jun 6 12:30pm - 3:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590819
Instructor: Summer Anne Bozohora
18 and up Apr 18 - Jun 6 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590820
Instructor: Donna C Miller
18 and up Jul 4 - Jul 25 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600974
Instructor: Sharon Moore-Foster
18 and up Aug 8 - Aug 29 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600975
Instructor: Sharon Moore-Foster
Painting: Acrylics: Outdoor Painting

Enjoy the great outdoors and paint! Learn various techniques for mixing and matching colours, developing depth and vital information on composition while working on location. All paintings will be impressionistic taking advantage of the quick drying nature of acrylics. Don't miss it! The first session will take place in Hawrelak Park beside the Pavilion.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 10 - Jul 31 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600973
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Art Night For Teen & Adult: Monet Water Lillies

Create a masterpiece and a creative memory with your teen! In this three-hour class you?ll learn something new and take home your own masterpiece. No experience necessary.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
13-99 May 5 - May 5 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$50.00
596438
Instructor: Summer Anne Bozohora
Painting: Flowers, Trees, Rocks & Water

How do you compose a picture when there is so much out there in our beautiful river valley? Learn how to paint rocks, trees, flowers, water and skies through on site demos. We will be near a shelter in case of rain and bathrooms will be handy.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 6 - Jul 27 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
601028
Instructor: Donna C Miller
Painting: Impressionist Acrylic Flowers

This class is designed to introduce beginners to the beautiful medium of acrylics and to excite more advanced students with new information and techniques.. Colour theory, paint mixing and still life painting exercises will help you hone your skills. Bring home some beautiful bouquets!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 25 - Jun 15 1:00pm - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$75.00
590827
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Impressionist Acrylic Landscapes

This class introduces you to the origins of impressionism in the late 1800s. Learn to mix colours and apply them to canvas in the style of the impressionists like Monet, Sisley and Seurat. You'll receive plenty of instruction and see many demonstrations. With professional guidance landscapes will never be easier.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 21 - Jun 9 9:30am - 12:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
603065
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Lawren Harris in Acrylics

Ever wish you could paint like one of the Group of Seven painters? Well, now you can! In this one day workshop you will explore the techniques and steps to re-creating a masterpiece. If you never have painted or it has been awhile, this workshop is the perfect place to get you started.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 14 - May 14 10:00am - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$65.00
590839
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Oils 1 & 2

The beauty of oils lies in their colour intensity and the fact that you can make revisions forever! In this course, you'll learn various brush strokes, play with colour mixing and in general get to know your medium as you work on a self-directed project. Then, we'll move on to individual projects and expand compositional skills learning about light, shadows, and placement.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
- Jul 6 - Jul 27 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600988
Instructor: Carmella Haykowsky
18 and up Aug 3 - Aug 24 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600989
Instructor: Carmella Haykowsky
Painting: One Day, One Masterpiece

Create a masterpiece of your own choosing in this 3 hour workshop. Please bring one or two images of interest (no animals or people in the picture; silhouettes are fine). Everyone will have a finished piece of artwork to hang-and you will want to hang it. No experience necessary. All materials are provided.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jul 20 - Jul 20 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$60.00
600996
Instructor: Summer Anne Bozohora
Painting: Palette Knife Workshop, Beginners

Palette knife painting is a unique and exciting technique. With step-by-step instruction beginner students will create a 12' x 16' oil painting. Sumptuous painting surfaces, composition and tonal values will be covered. All supplies included.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 25 - Jun 25 10:00am - 3:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$95.00
590842
Instructor: Svetlana Kanyo
Painting: Spring Landscapes

Capture the Spring season in watercolour! Painting from reproductions and photographs students will create quick studies and develop more finished works with techniques of wet-on-wet, layering and glazing. Beginners welcome!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 24 - Jun 19 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590833
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Spring Landscapes in Watercolour

One painting in one night! Using basic watercolour techniques students will create a detailed painting. Composition and perspective will be covered.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 19 - May 19 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$40.00
590843
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Studio Time

Make time in your busy life for painting with this dedicated studio time. Work on self-directed projects, enjoy the camaraderie of the group and paint at your own pace. Please note there will not be an instructor present.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 18 - Jun 6 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$75.00
590826
Instructor: TBA TBA
Painting: Summer Flowers in Acrylics

Delight in creating a richly coloured acrylic painting on canvas that will do justice to the most exotic blooms. Play with paint and composition and experience a fresh perspective on the secret language of flowers. Enjoy the evening and then take home your fabulous work of art!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 24 - Aug 24 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$60.00
601000
Instructor: Sharon Moore-Foster
Painting: Sunsets & Sunrises

Can't get to Tuscany? Learn how to create depth, luminosity, textures and surfaces with this cost-effective and quick-drying material. You'll learn some basic painting skills in a step by step manner and create a painting you can hang on your wall.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 16 - Jun 16 6:30pm - 9:30pm The Meadows Community Recreation Centre GENERAL
$50.00
590927
Instructor: Summer Anne Bozohora
Painting: Watercolor and Outdoor Painting

Enjoy the great outdoors and paint! Learn various techniques for mixing and matching colours, developing depth and vital information on composition while working on location. Don't miss it! The first session takes place in Hawrelak Park beside the Pavilion.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 14 - Aug 28 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$60.00
600990
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Watercolorr Summer Scenes

Capture the Summer season in watercolour! Painting from reproductions and photographs students will create quick studies and develop more finished works with techniques of wet-on-wet, layering and glazing. Beginners welcome!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Aug 10 - Aug 31 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600992
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Watercolour Florals

Get a jump start on spring with a bouquet of vibrant watercolour blossoms. A variety of different fl owers will bloom on your walls in this project based class (6-8 projects). Step by step instructions and easy to follow demonstrations guarantee that your fl owers will be the talk of the neighbourhood. This class is a great introduction to watercolour materials and techniques. Registering on line or by 311? Please call and request the class supply list be sent to your email address.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 20 - Jun 8 9:30am - 12:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$150.00
590836
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Watercolours 1 & 2

Watercolour: water, colour and light. Keep your watercolours translucent with master wash techniques and brush handling secrets. A different approach to colour will have you mixing the right colour with ease. Demonstrations and exercises teach you how to show light & shadow, value, form and perspective. Beginners develop a strong foundation. Experienced students move forward with more refined techniques, self-expression and creativity.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Apr 20 - Jun 8 6:30pm - 9:30pm Terwillegar Subway Arena GENERAL
$150.00
590922
Instructor: Frank Haddock
18 and up Apr 24 - Jun 19 1:00pm - 4:00pm Terwillegar Subway Arena GENERAL
$150.00
590920
Instructor: Kathryn Hines
18 and up Aug 3 - Aug 24 6:30pm - 9:30pm Terwillegar Subway Arena GENERAL
$80.00
606183
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting: Watercolours 2

This advanced class is your opportunity to refi ne your watercolour skills. Beginning where Level 1 ended, you will experiment with new ideas and alternative painting techniques. Students will be encouraged to explore their own personal direction through individualized instruction.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up May 23 - Jun 13 1:00pm - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$75.00
590834
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Painting:: Van Gogh Starry Night

Create a memorable experience painting with your teen when you discover Van Gogh and his secrets of colour in this short and fun painting workshop.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
13-99 Jun 9 - Jun 9 6:30pm - 9:30pm The Meadows Community Recreation Centre GENERAL
$50.00
596315
Instructor: Summer Anne Bozohora
Painting:Get Started with Watercolour

Have you ever wanted to create a landscape painting using watercolours? Learn about the materials artists use as well as how to make clouds, mountains and trees. Handouts, demonstrations and plenty of professional attention make this a perfect introduction to an environmentally friendly paint medium. All supplies included.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
18 and up Jun 4 - Jun 4 10:00am - 4:00pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$65.00
590841
Instructor: Frank Haddock
Printmaking: Printmaking 1 + 2

This class is an introduction to printmaking. You will learn monoprint, linocut and woodcut techniques. Using cutting tools and inks students will design their own prints. Learn printmaking without a press!.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

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Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
17 and up Jul 4 - Jul 25 6:30pm - 9:30pm City Arts Centre GENERAL
$80.00
600980
Instructor: Carmella Haykowsky

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