LEARNING

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.

Portfolio, Teen and Adult Classes at the Tenaglia School of Art and Portfolio Building

Top level art instruction for teens and adults is available at the TSOA, online or in small classes located in Sheri’s Williams Mill studio. Sheri is a professional artist and art educator, with over 30 years experience. Her work appears in collections world-wide, and her students have enjoyed a wide range of accomplishments, including over 100 awards, scholarships and admission into the most demanding and competitive university and college programs, through her unique portfolio building program (grade 11 is a great time to start). She is accomplished in and teaches several mediums, and helps her students go to the next level in developing concepts for their creative projects and post-secondary admissions portfolios.
 

W: www.sheritenaglia.com

Landscape Painting Workshop with Lorne Winters

Saturday, April 22nd, 2023 | 9am – 5pm

Join Lorne in his private studio as he instructs you step by step in creating a landscape painting from start to finish.

Class will be limited to allow for highly individualized teaching. Some painting experience required.

For more information and to register, please email Lorne at the address below.

E: lorne@lornewinters.art
W: www.lornewinters.art
L: Williams Mill, 515 Main Street, Glen Williams

Open Studio Classes

The Open Studio Class is for artists of all skill levels that are looking for guidance and direction with the paintings that they are currently working on or starting. Students are also encouraged to bring in their completed works to receive feedback on.
Classes are run weekly and are 2.5 hrs.

For Days and times please contact Lorne Winters at lorne@lornewinters.art

Art Classes and 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.

Open Studio Time
 
It’s nice to paint with someone else! A little inspiration and encouragement from another artist can lead to motivation, creativity, and progress. This is a relaxed, self-guided, OPEN STUDIO SESSION held on Thursday evenings. Bring your own supplies and create in a beautiful studio environment. It’s a time for exploring new ideas and developing your painting skills. Work on an existing piece of art or start something new. Feedback and encouragement always provided. 
 
Contact Pauline Gladstone at paulinegladstone@icloud.com to register.
 
Coffee & Colours Adult Painting Classes
 
Coffee & Colours is a fun, enjoyable, step by step oil painting class. It’s perfect for individuals looking for time to paint and create in a studio environment. Pauline will guide you through the process of oil painting, from start to finish. Some supplies are provided. Classes are sold individually or in sets of four.
 
Contact Pauline Gladstone at paulinegladstone@icloud.com to register.
 
Artful Adventures Workshops
 

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.

For more information and to reserve a spot, email paulinegladstone@icloud.com.
 

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.

  • PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT FOR TEENS & ADULTS
  • SPECIALTY WORKSHOPS FOR EDUCATORS
  • ART REACH IN SCHOOLS
  • GROUP CLASSES
  • PRIVATE TUTORING
  • CORPORATE TEAM BUILDING THROUGH THE ARTS
  • GROUP EVENTS

For more information please contact:

W: www.stephanieschirm.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