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WS: Holiday Ornaments – Section 3

Explore clay handbuilding by creating unique holiday ornaments. Bring a friend, or make something to commemorate the 2021 Holiday season with a loved one. Families, check out the Generation’s section for an option suited for the whole family. Participants will be contacted to pick-up their pieces prior to December 19.

Series:Workshop

Date:December 4, 2021

Time:6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Fee:$30 + GST

Classroom:3D Classroom

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Visual Arts: Visual Arts

Adults
Hands using a table saw

Introduction to Woodworking with James McDowell – Section 1

Discover a passion for woodworking in the Casa Wood Studio! Learn new skills in a supportive atmosphere. Projects will allow you to use and become familiar with all of the tools and equipment in the studio while creating an original wood project. Materials provided.

Series:Casa Core Class

Date:January 5, 2022

Time:7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fee:$180+GST

Classroom:Woodshop

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Children / Children ages 9-12
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Cartooning and Comics with Eric Dyck – Section 2

An introduction to cartooning and comic storytelling! Being with basic drawing techniques, character design, how to convey emotions and shading. Learn to finish your drawings with comic inking pens, build your stories into panels, and get ready to share your comics with all your friends! Materials provided.

Series:AP Class

Date:January 12, 2022

Time:4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Fee:$100

Classroom:2D Classroom

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Visual Arts: Visual Arts

Children / Children ages 6-9
a cartoon of eric pointing to a pencil

Cartooning and Comics with Eric Dyck – Section 1

An introduction to cartooning and comic storytelling! Being with basic drawing techniques, character design, how to convey emotions and shading. Learn to finish your drawings with comic inking pens, build your stories into panels, and get ready to share your comics with all your friends! Materials provided.

Series:AP Class

Date:January 13, 2022

Time:4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Fee:$100

Classroom:2D Classroom

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Adults
A hand pulls through bright teal coloured fabric through a sewing machine

Introduction to Sewing with Deanna Brouwer

Learn basic skills—such as seams, buttons, zippers and reading patterns—on your own sewing machine with the careful help of an instructor with over 30 years of experience. Similar to our woodworking classes, participants will build basic skills over the progression of a single project. Materials provided. Limited sewing machines are available on site. Registrants interested in learning their own machine are encouraged to bring it. Can be stored on site between classes.

Series:Casa Core Class

Date:January 13, 2022

Time:7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Fee:$170+GST

Classroom:Textile Studio

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Children / Children ages 6-9

Art Explorers with Claire Reid – Section 1

Kids explore art with imaginative projects in a creative environment! Make a wide variety of art using an assortment of mediums and art processes while developing 2D and 3D artworks. Drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, basic printmaking and mixed media will be covered in this class. Materials provided.

Series:Casa Core Class

Date:January 14, 2022

Time:1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Fee:$125

Classroom:2D Classroom

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Children / Children ages 9-12

Adventure Artists with Emily Metherel – Section 1

This is the revamped “Exploring Art” for 9-12 year olds, with an additional emphasis on the technical aspects of drawing, painting and printmaking, making this course perfect for students ready to take their art to the next level! Build on skills acquired in Casa classes, or try something new for the first time. This class is a great option for the budding artist in your home. Materials provided.

Series:Casa Core Class

Date:January 14, 2022

Time:3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Fee:$125

Classroom:2D Classroom

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Children / Children ages 6-9
clay bunny created by a young artist

Kids Clay Handbuilding with Ethan Roth – Section 1

Play with clay in a most creative way! Students learn basic handbuilding techniques such as pinch pot, coil and slab construction. Everyone is encouraged to express their creativity in clay while shaping both functional and decorative artworks under the helpful guidance of Casa’s experienced instructors. Pieces are coloured with ceramic glaze to finish them and are available for pick-up two weeks after the last class. Materials provided.

Series:Casa Core Class

Date:January 14, 2022

Time:3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Fee:$130

Classroom:3D Classroom

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Casa Program Guide

The Casa Program Guide is produced three times a year; Winter, Spring/Summer and Fall. Inside the guide find listings for the upcoming class and workshop schedule, upcoming exhibitions at The Gallery, information about artists in residence and seasonal events in the building. Program guides are free. Pick-up guides at Casa or at facilities throughout the city.