Classes at Williams Mill Creative Arts Studios

Whether young or old, or somewhere in between, experienced or looking for a place to start, Williams Mill provides qualified art instruction on a number of disciplines – watercolour, oil painting, drawing, sculpture, life drawing, piano, voice and portfolio development.

Kid & Adult Art Workshops with Pauline Gladstone

Kids Creative Workshops

Kids Creative Club members will engage in artful experiences that will encourage invention, creativity, and exploration through creative thinking. Using a project-based approach members will learn and develop their creativity, self esteem and social skills. The goal is to create personally meaningful projects using various artistic mediums.

Artful projects go beyond just making art. Members will be encouraged to explore what it means to bring their creations to an audience beyond their personal sphere. This is an art experience that takes everyone on a creative thinking journey of artistic exploration. With a passion for artistic thinking and a joy of engaging with children, each workshop is lead by professional artist, Pauline Gladstone. NOTE: Art supplies included. 4 Workshops Included.

Coffee & Colours Adult Classes

Coffee & Colours is Open Studio time, perfect for individuals looking for time to paint and create, self-guided in a studio environment. Join Pauline on a weekday morning from 10 am til noon and paint. Some supplies are available. Bring your own cup for coffee! Conditions apply. Limited to 2 individuals/session.

Artful Adventures for Adults Workshop

Consider a Daytripping Artful Adventure with professional artist Pauline Gladstone. Located one hour outside of Toronto, join Pauline in her studio and she’ll walk you through an Artful Adventure project. You’ll head home with a finished piece! (All the art supplies are provided.) Once you’re done, explore the open studios of over 25 artists at Williams Mill Creative Arts Studios. You’ll find restaurants, antiques, cafes, baked goods, hiking trails, and parks all within walking distance and ready to be explored. The Hamlet of Glen Williams overflows with character and heritage. The perfect Daytripping destination with a side order of Artful Adventure Workshops by artist Pauline Gladstone.

Teen & Adult Art Workshops with Stephanie Schirm

CURRENTLY AVAILABLE in studio (instruction with social distancing) or ONLINE instruction.

Stephanie is an established mixed media artist with over 30 years experience, who enjoys coaching teens & adults in their creative process using multiple mediums and discipline.

She leads, whether private, group, portfolio building, co-creating for teachers or corporations; to foster imagination & self-expression, different ways of thinking, seeing, & building from conceptual ideas.


For more information please contact:

W: www.stephanieschirm.com

Portfolio Building, Teen and Adult Classes and Life Drawing with Sheri Tenaglia
Online classes available. Also some in-person classes with social distancing.
Sheri Tenaglia is an experienced artist and arts educator, specializing in portfolio building for students seeking entry into some of the country’s toughest art programs. Sheri also holds classes for teens and adults wanting to take their visual art to the next level. She will also be offering instructional and non-instructional life drawing.

W: www.sheritenaglia.com

Stone Sculpture Studio Classes with Mary Ellen Farrow

Mary Ellen is a member of the Ontario Society of Artists and the Sculpture Society of Canada.  Her work is the subject of public commissions and is held in private collections.  She works almost exclusively in stone using broad rounded, rhythmic lines that conform to the natural character of the stone.

Tools and equipment are available for use in the studio and stone available for purchase.  For  program dates and costs, visit the studio or contact Mary Ellen at:

E: maryellen@mfarrow.com
W: www.mfarrow.com

Watercolour Painting and Drawing Instruction for all Levels with Marlene Madole

Marlene Madole is an elected member and a past president of the Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour. Working with leading art museums and public art galleries, Marlene has instructed watercolour painting from beginner to master classes, as well as drawing and printmaking.

Private or Semi-Private Lessons are arranged to suit your schedule. Length, frequency and pace can be customized for either individuals or small groups. Choose from subjects such as: Watercolour Painting Techniques, Colour Mixing & Theory, Drawing, Plein Air Painting or Drawing, Still Life, Landscape, or Architectural Perspective.

Supply lists available (some sessions include supplies). For scheduled 1-Day Workshops and Classes, or to talk about Private or Semi-Private Lessons, call Marlene or email:

E: marlenemadole@sympatico.ca
T: 647-999-4903
W: www.marlenemadole.com

Piano and Voice Lessons with Danielle Dixon & The Main Conservatory of Music

The Main Conservatory of Music Inc. offers private piano and voice lessons, that are specifically tailored to students of all ages. 

Teacher & Owner Danielle Dixon has received training from Berklee College of Music, The Royal Conservatory of Music, Canada’s Music Incubator Artist Development Program, and has professional experience as a singer, songwriter and performer. Most importantly, she LOVES to teach and has a passion for sharing music with all!

E: themainconservatory@gmail.com
T: 905-965-6246
W: www.themainconservatory.com