Monday, January 07, 2008

GET SCHOOLED: january classes at c1 art space


January Art Classes::

Winter/Spring 2008 schedule now online at

The art of crafting ceramic figures and dolls has been around for generations. Learn techniques in the development, construction and assemblage of both a sculpted figure and a doll for two final creations by the end of this workshop.
$180 (materials and taxes included) 5 sessions
Tuesdays, January 8, 15, 22, 29 and February 5 from 7-9:30pm

Learn the basics in wheel throwing techniques to produce cylinders with various functions. A range of decorating methods will be covered. Suitable for all levels of experience these focused workshops are limited to four students at a time.
$145 (materials and taxes included)
Tuesdays, January 8, 15, 22, 29 from 7 to 9:30pm

PAPIER MACHE with Kelly Kirkham
Learn various techniques in papier mache to develop, construct and decorate both functional and sculptural creations. Methods explored include the use of moulds to armature building, strip application, paper pulp and other surface treatments.
$145 (materials and taxes included)
Thursdays, January 10, 17, 24, 31 from 7 to 9:30pm

COLLAGE with Sandra Tarantino
This workshop looks at various mediums and tools used in the creation of collage works. Techniques include the use of photocopying, transfer printing, glazing, found objects and built surfaces when combined with more traditional drawing and painting media, 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional objects.
$145 (materials and taxes included)
Saturdays, January 19, 26 & February 2 from 1 to 4:30pm

SILK-SCREENING with Daryl Vocat
Create your own one of a kind designs on paper and fabric. Projects presented in class include single and multi-colour printing. Learn the fundamentals of photo-screenprinting techniques (photo emulsion method) to develop skills through colour separation, creating editions and monoprints or be creative through experimentation with stencil methods, drawing fluid and pastels. These workshops provide information on how to set up a silk screening studio at home. No printmaking experience is required. For beginner and intermediate levels.
$145 (materials and taxes included)
Mondays, January 14, 21, 28, February 4 from 7 to 9:30pm

DRAWING BASICS with Paul Turner
This course will introduce the student to basic drawing techniques using still life. Working from different shaped boxes, jars, orbs and containers, they will learn the principles of form, composition, proportion, line and shading. Student will also be introduced to various drawing implements and papers.
$145 (materials and taxes included) 4 sessions
Wednesdays, January 9, 16, 23, 30 from 7-9:30pm

Coming up at C1 art space:
Ceramics: Handbuilding & Slab Forming Techniques
Ceramics: Silk Screening & Clay
Ceramics: Garden Sculptures
Perspective Drawing
Encaustic Painting
Mixed Media: Assemblage
Silk Screening
Silk Screening And Bookbinding
Silk Screening & Collage Gift Cards And Tags Encaustic

Seminars for Artists: The Business Of Being An Artist
Making The Intangible Tangible: Putting Your Art Into Words…

Saturday Morning Kids Classes
Monthly Family Classes

Birthday Parties
Private Workshops

C1 art space
44 Ossington Avenue, just North of Queen Street West
Toronto, Ontario M6J 2Y7
416 538-7999
Gallery Hours: Thurs. to Sat. 12 to 6pm, Sun 1 to 5pm (or by appointment)


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