Programs - Adult Programs

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Adult Classes

AS19-1 - Drawing Intensive

Jul 15 - Jul 19, 2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Susan Dobson

This one week course will help develop a working concept of what it means to draw.

5-Afternoon Class $156.00
5-Afternoon Class (members) $132.00
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AS19-3 - Pottery - Beginner Basics

Jul 15 - Aug 12, 2019 Mondays 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Instructor: Kayla Benner

Always wanted to try pottery? This is the perfect session for beginners looking to try handbuilding and wheel throwing. In this short session, you will use the pottery wheel to create cups and bowls and try different hand-building techniques to explore different forms.

4-week class $209.00
4-week class (members) $177.00
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AS19-2 - Impressionistic Painting - In Studio & Plein-Air

Jul 16 - Aug 13, 2019 Tuesdays 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Instructor: Win Henstock

Learn to paint with impact using a limited palette and loose impressionistic brushwork to prepare for painting in plein-air.

4-week class $125.00
4-week class (members) $106.00
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AS19-4 - East Coast Landscape Painting

Jul 17 - Aug 28, 2019 Wednesdays 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Instructor: Patricia Haftar

Eastern Canada will be explored in this landscape class from the shores of Nova Scotia, Cape Breton to the coasts of Newfoundland Labrador. Students will venture onto the Light House Trail in Nova Scotia to depict small villages and historic sites to the Caleigh Trail in Cape Breton and follow the coast line of the Avalon Peninsula and the coast of Labrador, where some villages are perched high a top cliffs and harbours filled with fishing boats and gear.

6-week class $186.00
6-week class (members) $158.00
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AS19-5 - Watercolour 101

Jul 18 - Aug 29, 2019 Thursdays 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Instructor: Pete Malaguti

Would you like to create a Painting in Watercolour but aren’t learning it from YouTube? Learn the basics in this hands-on class with the support of instructor demos. Watercolour requires a 180° way of thinking.

6-week class $218.00
6-week class (members) $185.00
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AS19-6 - What about Bob

Jul 24 - Jul 26, 2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Paul Eppler

Inspired by Bob Ross, this three-part class will lead participants through a series of acrylic painting techniques where they will learn through demonstration and mirroring how to create landscapes.

3-day class $106.00
3-day class (members) $90.00
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AS19-7 - Plein-Air Painting in NOTL

Aug 9 - Aug 30, 2019 Fridays 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Instructor: Patricia Haftar

Discover Niagara-on-the-Lake, from historic sites to beautiful period homes and businesses in this enjoyable half-day plein-air painting class.

4-week class $125.00
4-week class (members) $106.00
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Adult Workshops

WP19-3 - From Photo to Oil Painting

Jun 22 - Jun 23, 2019 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Instructor: Paul Schibli

Learn a systemic approach to working from a choice of photographs (landscapes & florals).

2 day workshop $190.00
2 day workshop (members) $160.00
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WP19-14 - Drawing from History - Right in Front of You!

Jun 29 (10:00 AM - 1:00 PM), Jun 29 (1:00 PM - 4:00 PM) 2019

Instructor: David Antscherl

Capture the splendour of 19th century redcoats in uniform in this on-site workshop at Fort George. Sign up for the rare opportunity to draw a soldier in uniform, outside of the Officer's Quarters with guidance from artist and instructor, David Antscherl.

WP19-14-A: 1 day workshop $47.00
WP19-14-A: 1 day workshop (members) $40.00
WP19-14-B: 1 day workshop (members) - you must be registered for Session A to register for Session B $40.00
WP19-14-B: 1 day workshop - you must be registered for Session A to register for Session B $47.00
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WS19-1 - Step by Step: Mastering the Niagara Gorge

Sat Jul 6, 2019 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Instructor: Peter John Reid

Explore textures, techniques and the many approaches to painting believable rocks and water.

1-day workshop $155.00
1-day workshop (members) $132.00
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WS19-2 - Improving Your Paintings

Jul 9 - Jul 16, 2019 Tuesdays 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Instructor: David Antscherl

Bring your work in progress for constructive tips and hints. Learn to create better works of art over two evening sessions.

2 day workshop $95.00
2 day workshop (members) $80.00
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WS19-3 - Watercolour for Wellness

Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Instructor: Paul Eppler

In this one-day workshop participants will be lead through a series of watercolor techniques where they will learn through exploration and discovery.

1-day workshop $95.00
1-day workshop (members) $80.00
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WS19-4 - Colour Theory and Mixing

Jul 20 - Jul 21, 2019 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Instructor: Julie Ponesse

Why are certain colour combinations so striking? How do I make the colours in my paintings ‘pop’? How do I avoid colours that look flat, washed out, or even unrealistic?

2-day workshop $190.00
2-day workshop (members) $160.00
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WS19-5 - Learn All About the Art Materials You Use

Aug 6 - Aug 13, 2019 Tuesdays 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Instructor: David Antscherl

Learn all about art materials you use and how to get the best from them with artist David Antscherl.

2-day workshop $95.00
2-day workshop (members) $80.00
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WS19-6 - Exploring Layers & Textures in Painting

Sat Aug 24, 2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Daniel Pigeon

Join artist Daniel Pigeon to paint without paint brushes (or very few brushes) in an exploration in painting, layering and texture creation for representational or abstract styles.

1-day workshop $47.00
1-day workshop (members) $40.00
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Current

Adult Classes

AP19-12 - Fundamentals of Drawing Portraits

May 8 - Jun 19, 2019 Wednesdays 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Anne Reimer

A practical and inspirational course from which you will gain understanding on how to
Proceed.

7 week-class $218.00
7 week-class (members) $185.00
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AP19-14 - Pottery Open Studio

May 9 - Jun 20, 2019 Thursdays 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Instructor: Kayla Benner

Join this pottery studio to create projects of your choice using wheel throwing or hand-building techniques.

7 week-class $356.00
7 week-class (members) $302.00
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AP19-15 - Introduction to Pottery Techniques

May 9 - Jun 20, 2019 Thursdays 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Instructor: Kayla Benner

Learn to use the pottery wheel to create cups and bowls and try different hand-building techniques to explore different forms.

7 week-class $356.00
7 week-class (members) $302.00
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Adult Drop-In

AP19-8 - Members' Drawing & Painting Studio

Mar 19 - Jun 25, 2019 Tuesdays 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Members are invited to draw or paint in our informal, drop-in studio. Bring your own materials and works in progress to work alongside other Pumphouse members. Space is limited.

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