Kids Classes 2020

All of our children’s programming features projects designed and taught by professional artists, ensuring your child has an immersive experience in the creative process with quality, fine art materials within a supportive learning environment.

June 2020

Mudslingers - Exploring Clay

June 29, 9AM - 3:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Each of our Gallery potters has a specific style as unique as their fingerprints. Explore Susan Nichol's incising techniques and slab built, steam punk inventions, Susan McDonald's stamps and impressions and Gayle Fairchild's animal motifs.

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Books & Art

June 29 - July 3, 9:30PM - 11:30AM | All Levels | Ages 4-6

This course translates reading into visual imagination and creativity!  Each morning will begin with students listening to a story by a famous author, such as Robert Munsch, Todd Parr, Audrey Penn and Jeremy Tankard.

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Our Town - Inspired by JoAnn Sturgeon

June 30, 9AM - 3:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Paint the town red! Or Blue...or yellow AND green! Inspired by Gallery Artist Jo Ann Sturgeon's series celebrating Southampton, students will hit the streets to sketch their favourite business, learning about composition, architectural styles and pen and ink drawings in the process.

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July 2020

Lunch Supervision July 6-10

July 6 - 10, 12PM - 12:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Add to your cart to have continuous supervision of your child through the 12 - 12:30 pm lunch period to turn two half days camps into a full day one!

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Un-BEAR-ably Awesome!

July 6 - 10, 12:30PM - 3:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Who doesn’t love bears? From polar bears to pandas, from grizzly bears to teddy bears, we’ll explore them all.

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Kidz Cuisine-July

July 13 - 17, 9AM - 12PM | All Levels | Ages 9-13

Calling all young Chefs! Does your child love to cook? Then this class is perfect for them! This course will offer an interactive, hands-on approach to healthy cooking.

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Reef Explorers

July 13 - 17, 9AM - 12PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Underwater adventures! Well, in our imaginations! Students learn about incredible reef ecosystems and explore color, shape and texture in the creation of coral, sea anemones, sea urchins, sponges, barnacles and more!

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Art for Tykes -Owlet Originals

July 13 - 17, 9:30AM - 11:30AM | All Levels | Ages 4-6

Children will investigate a variety of mediums, which will allow them to create two and three-dimensional artwork using materials such as paint and clay.

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Lunch Supervision July 13 -17

July 13 - 17, 12PM - 12:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Add to your cart to have continuous supervision of your child through the 12 - 12:30 pm lunch period to turn two half days camps into a full day one!

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Batik & Tie Dye Colour Camp!

July 13 - 17, 12:30PM - 3:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Batik is a very old art form involving wax resists and saturated colours to create designs! Children will twist and tie fabric to create patterns, explore colour theory and make wild and wonderful colour combinations to wear, take a nap with as a cool pillowcase...or let your creativity (literal) flag fly!

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Happy Accidents

July 13 - 17, 12:30PM - 3:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

In our modern times of photoshop and perfectionism, children sometimes find it hard to deal with unwanted marks, little mistakes or spills “ruining” their masterpiece. But truth is, most great inventions and amazing artworks started with “happy accidents.”

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Cardboard Crew! Build a Boat Camp

July 20 - 24, 9AM - 12PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

It's Marine Heritage Week and the Cardboard Boat Races beckon! Gather your own crew or join a new group of friends determined to create the most amazing boats ever sailed.

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Pirates of the Great Lakes

July 20 - 24, 9AM - 12PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

A swashbuckling adventure on the high seas!! Captain Suzy Short finger regales the crew with true Pirate tales as students transform themselves with costumes after making eyepatches and swords.

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Willow Weaving for Kids

July 20 - 24, 9AM - 12:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Get bent! Students explore the wondrous nature of willow construction. They will learn several willow weaving techniques and create a trivet, fish and star while learning how to weave two traditional forms of baskets (frame and stake & strand).

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Art for Tykes - Frolicking Fawns

July 20 - 24, 9:30AM - 11:30AM | All Levels | Ages 4-6

Children will investigate a variety of mediums, which will allow them to create two and three-dimensional artwork using materials such as paint and clay. Throughout the week, children will explore a variety of children’s books, famous artists, and the outdoors to provide inspiration for their artwork.

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Lunch Supervision July 20 -24

July 20 - 24, 12PM - 12:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Add to your cart to have continuous supervision of your child through the 12 - 12:30 pm  lunch period to turn two half days camps into a full day one!

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Black and White Cartooning

July 20 - 24, 12:30PM - 3:30PM | All Levels | Ages 9-13

Children will create their own cartoon superheroes, comic strips and comic book covers. They will learn how to develop dynamic characters like people, animals, machines, or aliens! This course focuses on black ink techniques

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Woven! Willow Weaving for Kids II

July 20 - 24, 12:30PM - 3:30PM | All Levels | Ages 7-12

Get bent! Students explore the wondrous nature of willow construction. They will learn several willow weaving techniques and create a trivet, fish and star while learning how to weave two traditional forms of baskets (frame and stake & strand).

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