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Karen Richardson Studio - Lindsay

Watercolour Workshops
in Lindsay, Ontario

Heather Toswell ~ Dare 2 Tangle

Heather Toswell

Inese Poga

Inese Poga - Ajax | see Instructors
Art plus LIFE Studio
South Ajax 
Text or call: 905 493 3143
Private and group art classes in pencil drawing, pen and watercolour, watercolour and acrylic.
Summer 5-day painting sessions in July and August outdoors and indoors
Workshops in acrylic or watercolour painting for medium to advanced level
Nature, still life, floral, landscape
Perspective and buildings
Teens 10+, youth, adults
Applications and payments accepted through the website, e-mail or in person at ART plus LIFE studio, South Ajax 

Don Short


Don Short for artist-directed, art-making workshops that will motivate, inspire and inform!

YogaBliss Studio
105 Colborne Street West



Groups & Galleries

Station GalleryStation Gallery

1450 Henry Street

Latcham Art Centre ~ Ongoing Saturdays

Latcham SaturdaysLatcham Saturdays
Join us each week for Latcham Saturdays! Free and low-cost art events for the community. Events include hands-on art activities, art demonstrations, opening receptions, artist talks, tours, performances and more.
Visit for details.
Latcham Art Centre

Call 905-640-8954 to register today!
2 Park Drive, Stouffville, ON, L4A 4K1

You can register online or at the VAC office:
for class descriptions
and to register online.

Georgina Arts Centre & Gallery

GeorginaCheck out their workshops and programmes!
149 High Street, Box 1455
Sutton, ON | L0E 1R0
905-722-9587 |



Arts on Fire AjaxArts on Fire Ajax
Thurs., Nov. 8- Dec.13
Adult Beginner Painting Class
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Ajax High School
105 Bayly St. East, Ajax , L1S1P2
905-903-3675 to discuss
905-903-3675 to discuss

Gallery 67 | Oshawa Art Association

oaa gALLERY 67Monday night, Uninstructed Life Drawing on October 22nd. Registration is required. Please call 298-991-1067 for more details.
50 Richmond St. E # 119, Oshawa


Do you know a Young Writer?
Writing Workshops for Youth
(what a great gift idea for teenagers)
Do you know of a young person with something to say?
Would you like to enter your writing in a contest with cash prizes?
Scugog Arts is offering a series of workshops for youth from 12-20 years old where you can learn techniques of “ekphrastic writing” – writing inspired by art.
Come to these workshops to learn and practice creative writing skills and get a head start on developing your entry for the 2020 Scugog Literary Prize for Youth, as well as developing skills that will help you write winning entries for the rest of your writing life.
Four Consecutive Wednesdays, Jan 15, 22, 29 & Feb 5, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m., 2020
Place – Scugog Arts, 181 Perry Street unit G-1
(A short walk from Port Perry High and RH Cornish PS)
$75 for series of 4
Instructor: Sue Reynolds



Groups & Galleries


OpenStudioLife Drawing @ the Cafe

The cost for 3 hours sessions in Life Drawing is $18. and Still Life is $15.
Michèle Bolton
617 Liverpool Road
Pickering ON L1W1R1
905.420.CAFE (2233)

Shaw StudiosSarah Shaw

Shaw Studio

Sarah Shaw runs a home based art studio offering weekly art lessons to children (ages 6 and up) and adults in all mediums.
She also offers special events, birthday parties, adult painting parties, commissioned artwork and more!
Registration is always open.
Please visit the website for details.
905-431-1625 |
see workshops

Art Classes Uxbridge:

Art Classes Uxbridge 63 Ewen Drive, Uxbridge L9P 1L5
Or call 416-809-5115 to discuss |

A Gift of Art

A Gift of ArtA Gift of Art

Feb 5 Adult Drawing
Every Wednesday, Feb 5 - Feb 26
Adult Drawing with Todd Tremeer

Feb 6 A Visit to Australia
Every Thursday, Feb 6 - Feb 27
A Visit to Australia with Todd Tremeer -Kids Art Class

Feb 6 to 13
Acrylic Classes with Stephen Snider

Feb 7
Every Friday, Feb 7 - Feb 28
Adult Watercolour with Todd Tremeer

Feb 7
Every Friday, until Mar 6
Hyper Realism Acrylic Classes with Ian Bodnaryk

Feb 12
2 Dates · Feb 12 - Mar 11
Beginner Watercolour Classes with Julieta Cortes

Feb 29 Watercolour Batik Workshop
March 27 Adult Watercolour

Mar 13 - Mar 20
March Break Art Camp Ages 4+

March 26
Every Thursday, Mar 26 - Apr 30
Acrylic Painting Classes with Stephen Snider

March 27
Every Friday, Mar 27 - May 8
Adult Watercolour with Todd Tremeer

Encaustic “Birds” with Linda Virio
Sat 10 AM ·

FEB 23
Winter Landscape Watercolour Workshop with Greg Maude
Sun 10 AM ·

FEB 27
Learn to Earn with Pierre Cliché (Free admit on first night)
Thu 7 PM ·

FEB 29
Watercolour Batik Workshop with Linda Virio
Sat 10 AM ·

FEB 29
Launch into Silkscreen Printing Workshop with David Gillespie
Sat 1 PM ·

Learn how to Needle Felt Workshop with Helen Firing (Ages 14+)
Sun 1 PM

MAR 21
Encaustic Workshop with Linda Virio
Sat 10 AM

MAR 21
Stained Glass Workshop with Hans Collmorgen
Sat 10 AM ·

MAR 22
Cricut Basics Workshop with Lynne Lyon
Sun 1 PM · Shared to PineRidge Arts Council

Please visit our website for more information and updates.
Please see the Website for all class details!
Remember you can sign up on line

See more info and sign-up at:

Ajax Creative Arts




Arts on Fire AjaxArts on Fire Ajax
Offering 6-week classes in musical theatre, acting, improv, dance and drumming.
Ajax High School | 105 Bayly St. East
Ajax L1S 1P2
Or call 905-903-3675 to discuss |

Durham Music Camp

Theatre 3x60Theatre 3x60

Theatre On The RidgeTheatre on the Ridge


A Gift of ArtA Gift of Art

2020 Classes HERE

Please visit our website for more information and updates.


Westben Launches its First Digital International Performer-Composer Residency Westben Centre for Connection & Creativity Through Music is bringing new music to audiences in a new way this season through its online International Performer-Composer Residency Program. The program has been reimagined for COVID times and will now feature workshops and performances involving over 60 participants from around the world in a virtual collaborative environment. Read more HERE



CavanCavan Art Gallery & Academy
1535 County Road 10
Cavan, ON L0A 1C0 | 705 944 9444

Val KentFrance Art Retreat ~ Terasson France Retreat 2020 cancelled

The France Art Retreat in Terrasson Lavilledieu was postponed to May/June 2021 when it became clear that there was no way that this year would allow us to go anywhere and remain safe. This situation will not last forever and we have great faith that in 2021 we will be able to return to doing and being what we had every intention to do for this year.

For those individuals who had committed to the Trip to paint in the village and along the Vezere River and visit the Lascaux Museum, the Chocolate Factory, the wonderful restaurants, the Jardin Imaginaire, take little boat trips, see the outdoor markets and allow the lovely locations in the Dordogne region fill us with creativity and excitement, we hope you will join us again next year and all will be wonderful and well again.

The Trip funds were promptly returned upon postponement. I hope you will consider joining us again next year.  It will be a different year and a different time. As always every effort will be made to put together the best painting trip ever. Please be well and happy.

For more information,

Please contact Valerie with any questions, 705-944-9444 | |

Cavan Art Gallery has beautiful new artwork for you to see. Please come out on the weekends to have a look. 11 am to 5 pm

Please visit

Cavan Art Gallery & Academy
1535 County Road 10
Cavan, ON L0A 1C0 705 944 8888

Please come and visit the Cavan Art Gallery with new works by the artists ...
1535 County Road 10 Cavan ON L0A 1C0 705 944 9444




If you are a PineRidge Arts Council member and offer lesson packages and workshops, you are welcome to have it posted here. Just let us know.


Since 1989 PineRidge Arts Council Inc., a not-for-profit volunteer organization has been dedicated to enhance the quality of life within the community by developing widespread appreciation, support and involvement in the arts.

PineRidge Arts Council
650 Kingston Road
P.O. Box 18258 Steeple Hill Postal Outlet
Pickering, Ontario L1V 1A0

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